Press coverage about Community Financial (NASDAQ:TCFC) has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Community Financial earned a news impact score of 0.23 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media stories about the financial services provider an impact score of 45.5082696211615 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.

Shares of Community Financial (NASDAQ TCFC) traded down $0.05 on Tuesday, reaching $37.20. 700 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 3,114. The stock has a market cap of $207.33, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.71 and a beta of 0.36. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.71, a quick ratio of 0.96 and a current ratio of 0.96. Community Financial has a 1-year low of $28.58 and a 1-year high of $40.69.

Community Financial (NASDAQ:TCFC) last issued its earnings results on Friday, October 20th. The financial services provider reported $0.60 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.53 by $0.07. The company had revenue of $12.17 million during the quarter. Community Financial had a net margin of 17.13% and a return on equity of 8.99%.

The business also recently disclosed an annual dividend, which will be paid on Friday, January 26th. Shareholders of record on Friday, January 12th will be issued a dividend of $0.10 per share. This represents a dividend yield of 1.04%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 11th. Community Financial’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 4.76%.

Separately, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reissued a “hold” rating and issued a $38.00 price target on shares of Community Financial in a research report on Friday, October 20th.

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About Community Financial

The Community Financial Corporation is a bank holding company. The Company owns a commercial bank, Community Bank of the Chesapeake (the Bank). Its segments include Lending Activities, Investment Activities, Sources of Funds and Subsidiary Activities. The Bank operates over 15 automated teller machines, including approximately four stand-alone locations.

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