United Community Financial (NASDAQ:UCFC) posted its earnings results on Tuesday. The savings and loans company reported $0.19 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $0.19, MarketWatch Earnings reports. United Community Financial had a net margin of 23.92% and a return on equity of 11.34%.

Shares of NASDAQ:UCFC opened at $9.14 on Wednesday. The company has a market cap of $482.82 million, a P/E ratio of 16.04 and a beta of 0.39. United Community Financial has a 12 month low of $8.66 and a 12 month high of $11.98. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.98, a current ratio of 1.06 and a quick ratio of 1.01.

Several equities analysts have recently weighed in on the stock. Boenning Scattergood reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of United Community Financial in a research note on Wednesday, July 18th. BidaskClub downgraded shares of United Community Financial from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 11th. ValuEngine downgraded shares of United Community Financial from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 24th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of United Community Financial from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, June 20th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. United Community Financial currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $12.00.

An institutional investor recently raised its position in United Community Financial stock. Bank of New York Mellon Corp boosted its position in shares of United Community Financial Corp (NASDAQ:UCFC) by 3.4% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 317,103 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock after acquiring an additional 10,453 shares during the period. Bank of New York Mellon Corp owned 0.64% of United Community Financial worth $3,485,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. 61.32% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

United Community Financial Company Profile

United Community Financial Corp. operates as the holding company for Home Savings Bank that provides consumer and business banking services. The company offers various deposit instruments, including checking accounts, regular savings accounts, money market accounts, individual retirement accounts, and certificates of deposit.

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Earnings History for United Community Financial (NASDAQ:UCFC)

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