DNB Financial Corp (NASDAQ:DNBF) has earned an average broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the one brokers that provide coverage for the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating.

Brokerages have set a 1-year consensus target price of $37.00 for the company and are predicting that the company will post $0.53 EPS for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Zacks has also assigned DNB Financial an industry rank of 32 out of 265 based on the ratings given to its competitors.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of DNB Financial from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $38.00 price objective for the company in a report on Friday, October 27th.

In related news, Director Mildred C. Joyner sold 3,750 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, January 5th. The stock was sold at an average price of $33.31, for a total value of $124,912.50. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 18,791 shares in the company, valued at $625,928.21. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. 18.42% of the stock is owned by company insiders.

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of DNBF. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. bought a new stake in shares of DNB Financial during the second quarter worth $101,000. New York State Common Retirement Fund bought a new stake in shares of DNB Financial during the second quarter worth $113,000. SG Americas Securities LLC bought a new stake in shares of DNB Financial during the third quarter worth $182,000. Teachers Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of DNB Financial during the second quarter worth $186,000. Finally, California State Teachers Retirement System bought a new stake in shares of DNB Financial during the second quarter worth $189,000. Institutional investors own 30.65% of the company’s stock.

Shares of DNB Financial (NASDAQ DNBF) traded down $0.05 during trading on Friday, reaching $33.75. 300 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 5,078. The company has a current ratio of 0.94, a quick ratio of 0.94 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.69. The company has a market cap of $147.92, a PE ratio of 15.27 and a beta of 0.22. DNB Financial has a 52 week low of $27.10 and a 52 week high of $35.85.

DNB Financial (NASDAQ:DNBF) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October 24th. The financial services provider reported $0.56 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.52 by $0.04. DNB Financial had a net margin of 19.77% and a return on equity of 8.33%. The firm had revenue of $10.74 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $10.30 million. research analysts anticipate that DNB Financial will post 2.2 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, December 13th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 1st were given a dividend of $0.07 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, November 30th. This represents a $0.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.83%. DNB Financial’s dividend payout ratio is currently 12.67%.

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DNB Financial Company Profile

DNB Financial Corporation is a bank holding company for DNB First, National Association (the Bank). The Company operates through the Community Banking segment. The Bank is a commercial bank providing a range of services to individuals and small to medium sized businesses in the southeastern Pennsylvania market area, including accepting time, demand and savings deposits, and making secured and unsecured commercial, real estate and consumer loans.

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