Peoples Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:PFBX) CEO Chevis Swetman bought 1,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, November 2nd. The shares were purchased at an average price of $14.93 per share, for a total transaction of $14,930.00. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 312,758 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $4,669,476.94. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink.

Chevis Swetman also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Friday, September 8th, Chevis Swetman bought 1,109 shares of Peoples Financial Corporation stock. The shares were purchased at an average price of $13.78 per share, for a total transaction of $15,282.02.
  • On Monday, September 11th, Chevis Swetman bought 976 shares of Peoples Financial Corporation stock. The shares were purchased at an average price of $13.90 per share, for a total transaction of $13,566.40.

Shares of Peoples Financial Corporation (PFBX) traded up $0.05 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $14.30. 1,921 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 986. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.01, a current ratio of 0.61 and a quick ratio of 0.61. The stock has a market cap of $72.75 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 64.54 and a beta of 0.11.

Peoples Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:PFBX) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, October 25th. The financial services provider reported $0.05 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. Peoples Financial Corporation had a net margin of 4.94% and a return on equity of 1.21%. The firm had revenue of $5.84 million for the quarter.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, October 13th. Investors of record on Monday, October 2nd were given a dividend of $0.01 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, September 29th. This represents a $0.04 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.28%. Peoples Financial Corporation’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 9.09%.

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Peoples Financial Corporation Company Profile

Peoples Financial Corporation is a bank holding company, which operates in the state of Mississippi through its subsidiary, The Peoples Bank, Biloxi, Mississippi (the Bank). The Bank offers a range of services to individuals and small to middle market businesses within its trade area. The Bank’s primary lending focus is to offer business loans, commercial loans, real estate loans, construction loans, personal loans and installment loans, with an emphasis on commercial lending.

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