News headlines about Bank of Commerce (NASDAQ:BOCH) have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Bank of Commerce earned a news impact score of 0.04 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the financial services provider an impact score of 47.0980055951017 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.

Bank of Commerce (NASDAQ BOCH) traded down $0.10 during trading on Thursday, hitting $11.40. 33,700 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 39,682. Bank of Commerce has a 12-month low of $9.10 and a 12-month high of $12.40. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.22, a quick ratio of 0.85 and a current ratio of 0.85. The company has a market cap of $187.12, a P/E ratio of 17.01, a PEG ratio of 1.98 and a beta of 0.43.

Bank of Commerce (NASDAQ:BOCH) last posted its earnings results on Friday, October 20th. The financial services provider reported $0.18 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.16 by $0.02. Bank of Commerce had a net margin of 19.58% and a return on equity of 8.66%. The firm had revenue of $11.58 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $11.67 million. sell-side analysts forecast that Bank of Commerce will post 0.69 earnings per share for the current year.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, January 12th. Investors of record on Tuesday, January 2nd were issued a dividend of $0.03 per share. The ex-dividend date was Friday, December 29th. This represents a $0.12 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.05%. Bank of Commerce’s payout ratio is 17.91%.

A number of analysts have recently weighed in on BOCH shares. ValuEngine downgraded shares of Bank of Commerce from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, December 1st. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Bank of Commerce from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, December 25th.

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About Bank of Commerce

Bank of Commerce Holdings (Holding Company) is a bank holding company. The Company’s principal business is to serve as a holding company for Redding Bank of Commerce (Bank), which operates under two separate names (Redding Bank of Commerce and Sacramento Bank of Commerce). The Bank operates over four full service facilities in two diverse markets in Northern California.

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