News coverage about Poage Bankshares (NASDAQ:PBSK) has trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Poage Bankshares earned a media sentiment score of 0.06 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the savings and loans company an impact score of 45.9658661614844 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.

Poage Bankshares (NASDAQ PBSK) traded up $0.10 during trading hours on Tuesday, hitting $18.25. 1,200 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 3,165. Poage Bankshares has a twelve month low of $17.20 and a twelve month high of $20.75. The company has a market cap of $63.92, a PE ratio of 44.27 and a beta of 0.08. The company has a quick ratio of 0.99, a current ratio of 0.99 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.24.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, November 10th. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 3rd were issued a $0.06 dividend. This represents a $0.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.32%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, November 2nd. Poage Bankshares’s dividend payout ratio is currently 58.54%.

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Poage Bankshares Company Profile

Poage Bankshares, Inc is a holding company for Town Square Bank (Town Square). Town Square is a federal savings association. The Company operates in banking segment. Town Square’s business consists of accepting savings accounts, checking accounts and certificates of deposits from the general public and investing those deposits, together with funds generated from operations and borrowings, primarily in first lien one-to-four-family mortgage loans, commercial and multi-family real estate loans, commercial and industrial loans consumer loans, consisting primarily of automobile loans and home equity loans and lines of credit, and construction loans.

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