National Security Group Inc (NASDAQ:NSEC) major shareholder Andrew J. Abernathey acquired 7,378 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, November 6th. The stock was acquired at an average price of $13.50 per share, for a total transaction of $99,603.00. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. Major shareholders that own at least 10% of a company’s shares are required to disclose their transactions with the SEC.

NASDAQ NSEC opened at $12.68 on Friday. The company has a current ratio of 0.23, a quick ratio of 0.23 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.31. The firm has a market capitalization of $34.12 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.75 and a beta of 0.42. National Security Group Inc has a one year low of $12.08 and a one year high of $18.17.

National Security Group (NASDAQ:NSEC) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, August 13th. The insurance provider reported $0.18 EPS for the quarter. The company had revenue of $16.20 million for the quarter. National Security Group had a net margin of 1.60% and a return on equity of 3.92%.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, November 30th. Shareholders of record on Monday, November 5th will be paid a $0.05 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 2nd. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.58%.

An institutional investor recently bought a new position in National Security Group stock. RFG Advisory Group LLC acquired a new stake in National Security Group Inc (NASDAQ:NSEC) during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund acquired 26,881 shares of the insurance provider’s stock, valued at approximately $445,000. RFG Advisory Group LLC owned 1.07% of National Security Group as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). 3.58% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

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National Security Group Company Profile

The National Security Group, Inc, an insurance holding company, provides insurance products and services in the United States. The company operates through two segments, Property and Casualty Insurance, and Life Insurance. Its Property and Casualty Insurance segment primarily underwrites home insurance coverage with primary lines of business consisting of dwelling fire and extended coverage, mobile homeowners, and other liability insurance services in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, and West Virginia, as well as operates on a surplus lines basis in the state of Louisiana.

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