Press coverage about Guaranty Bancshares (NASDAQ:GNTY) has trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Guaranty Bancshares earned a coverage optimism score of 0.07 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media headlines about the company an impact score of 46.5069803912899 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the immediate future.

Shares of Guaranty Bancshares (NASDAQ GNTY) traded up 0.26% on Friday, hitting $30.86. The stock had a trading volume of 14,707 shares. Guaranty Bancshares has a 52 week low of $28.27 and a 52 week high of $36.38. The stock has a market capitalization of $339.71 million, a P/E ratio of 19.61 and a beta of 0.01. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $30.48 and a 200-day moving average price of $31.22.

Guaranty Bancshares (NASDAQ:GNTY) last issued its earnings results on Monday, July 24th. The company reported $0.39 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.38 by $0.01. The business had revenue of $18.32 million for the quarter. Equities analysts expect that Guaranty Bancshares will post $1.58 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, October 11th. Investors of record on Friday, September 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.13 per share. This represents a $0.52 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.69%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 28th.

Several research analysts have recently commented on the company. Sandler O’Neill assumed coverage on Guaranty Bancshares in a report on Monday, June 5th. They set a “hold” rating and a $34.00 price objective for the company. Stephens assumed coverage on Guaranty Bancshares in a report on Monday, June 5th. They set an “equal weight” rating and a $35.00 price objective for the company. Finally, ValuEngine lowered Guaranty Bancshares from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, June 20th.

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Guaranty Bancshares Company Profile

Guaranty Bancshares, Inc is the holding company for Guaranty Bank & Trust (Guaranty). Guaranty offers various solutions, such as personal banking, business banking, mortgage and wealth management. Its personal banking solutions include checking accounts, which include compare accounts, green checking, student checking, choice checking, guaranty interest checking, order checks and debit cards; savings accounts, which include regular savings, premier money market, certificate of deposit, individual retirement account (IRA) options and health savings account, and online banking, which includes money desktop and e-statements.

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