BCB Bancorp, Inc. (NJ) (NASDAQ:BCBP) Director August Pellegrini, Jr. acquired 2,150 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, September 8th. The shares were bought at an average price of $12.25 per share, with a total value of $26,337.50. Following the completion of the purchase, the director now directly owns 101,091 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,238,364.75. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link.

BCB Bancorp, Inc. (BCBP) traded up 0.78% on Friday, reaching $12.90. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 111,249 shares. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $13.78 and a 200 day moving average price of $15.21. BCB Bancorp, Inc. has a 12 month low of $10.91 and a 12 month high of $17.05. The company has a market cap of $145.77 million, a P/E ratio of 16.12 and a beta of 0.47.

BCB Bancorp, Inc. (NJ) (NASDAQ:BCBP) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, July 17th. The bank reported $0.26 earnings per share for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $17.09 million during the quarter. BCB Bancorp, Inc. (NJ) had a return on equity of 8.85% and a net margin of 12.89%. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that BCB Bancorp, Inc. will post $0.85 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the business. California State Teachers Retirement System acquired a new position in BCB Bancorp, Inc. (NJ) in the 2nd quarter valued at $257,000. State Street Corp raised its holdings in BCB Bancorp, Inc. (NJ) by 389.6% in the 2nd quarter. State Street Corp now owns 126,807 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $1,940,000 after acquiring an additional 100,907 shares in the last quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its holdings in shares of BCB Bancorp, Inc. (NJ) by 5.0% during the 2nd quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 265,111 shares of the bank’s stock worth $4,056,000 after buying an additional 12,636 shares in the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. raised its holdings in shares of BCB Bancorp, Inc. (NJ) by 21.4% during the 2nd quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 303,932 shares of the bank’s stock worth $4,650,000 after buying an additional 53,474 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Northern Trust Corp raised its holdings in shares of BCB Bancorp, Inc. (NJ) by 334.4% during the 2nd quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 106,720 shares of the bank’s stock worth $1,633,000 after buying an additional 82,153 shares in the last quarter. 18.58% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Several research analysts have issued reports on BCBP shares. ValuEngine upgraded BCB Bancorp, Inc. (NJ) from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, June 2nd. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods started coverage on BCB Bancorp, Inc. (NJ) in a research note on Thursday, September 14th. They set an “outperform” rating and a $14.00 price objective for the company. Finally, DA Davidson started coverage on BCB Bancorp, Inc. (NJ) in a research note on Thursday, September 14th. They set a “buy” rating and a $15.00 price objective for the company.

BCB Bancorp, Inc. (NJ) Company Profile

BCB Bancorp, Inc is the holding company parent of BCB Community Bank (the Bank). The Bank is a community-oriented financial institution. Its business is to offer Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)-insured deposit products and to invest funds held in deposit accounts at the Bank, together with funds generated from operations, in loans and investment securities.

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