Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd purchased a new position in shares of Bank Of The Ozarks Inc (NASDAQ:OZRK) in the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund purchased 15,897 shares of the financial services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $716,000.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the business. Davis Capital Partners LLC lifted its position in Bank Of The Ozarks by 41.8% during the 2nd quarter. Davis Capital Partners LLC now owns 460,700 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $20,749,000 after acquiring an additional 135,700 shares during the period. BB&T Securities LLC lifted its position in Bank Of The Ozarks by 59.3% during the 2nd quarter. BB&T Securities LLC now owns 50,908 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $2,292,000 after acquiring an additional 18,954 shares during the period. Giverny Capital Inc. lifted its position in Bank Of The Ozarks by 19.3% during the 2nd quarter. Giverny Capital Inc. now owns 1,480,528 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $66,683,000 after acquiring an additional 239,680 shares during the period. Stephens Inc. AR lifted its position in Bank Of The Ozarks by 30.6% during the 2nd quarter. Stephens Inc. AR now owns 106,552 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $4,799,000 after acquiring an additional 24,942 shares during the period. Finally, Janus Henderson Group PLC lifted its position in Bank Of The Ozarks by 4.9% during the 2nd quarter. Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 1,032,721 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $46,514,000 after acquiring an additional 48,188 shares during the period. 90.89% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

NASDAQ OZRK opened at $41.24 on Thursday. The stock has a market cap of $5.29 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.93, a P/E/G ratio of 0.93 and a beta of 1.35. Bank Of The Ozarks Inc has a fifty-two week low of $40.15 and a fifty-two week high of $53.70. The company has a quick ratio of 0.95, a current ratio of 0.95 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.10.

Bank Of The Ozarks (NASDAQ:OZRK) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 11th. The financial services provider reported $0.89 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.89. Bank Of The Ozarks had a return on equity of 12.05% and a net margin of 41.20%. The business had revenue of $252.05 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $256.21 million. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.73 EPS. analysts forecast that Bank Of The Ozarks Inc will post 3.68 EPS for the current year.

OZRK has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. Citigroup initiated coverage on Bank Of The Ozarks in a research note on Monday, July 9th. They set a “buy” rating and a $59.00 price objective for the company. BidaskClub lowered Bank Of The Ozarks from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, June 27th. Raymond James reduced their price objective on Bank Of The Ozarks from $63.00 to $54.00 and set a “strong-buy” rating for the company in a research note on Friday, July 13th. Barclays reduced their price objective on Bank Of The Ozarks from $57.00 to $53.00 and set an “overweight” rating for the company in a research note on Friday, July 13th. Finally, Sandler O’Neill set a $54.00 price objective on Bank Of The Ozarks and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, July 13th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating, six have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $54.91.

About Bank Of The Ozarks

Bank of the Ozarks provides a range of retail and commercial banking services to businesses, individuals, and non-profit and governmental entities. The company accepts non-interest bearing checking, interest bearing transaction, business sweep, savings, money market, individual retirement, and other accounts, as well as time deposits.

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