First Savings Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSFG) announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 15th, NASDAQ reports. Investors of record on Friday, December 1st will be paid a dividend of 0.14 per share by the bank on Friday, December 29th. This represents a $0.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.99%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 30th.

Shares of First Savings Financial Group (NASDAQ FSFG) remained flat at $$56.70 during midday trading on Friday. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 89 shares, compared to its average volume of 672. First Savings Financial Group has a 52-week low of $39.97 and a 52-week high of $58.97. The stock has a market capitalization of $127.15, a PE ratio of 14.07 and a beta of 0.22. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.10, a current ratio of 0.95 and a quick ratio of 0.91.

First Savings Financial Group (NASDAQ:FSFG) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November 15th. The bank reported $1.05 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.99 by $0.06. First Savings Financial Group had a net margin of 21.89% and a return on equity of 10.74%. The firm had revenue of $10.52 million for the quarter.

Separately, Maxim Group upped their price objective on shares of First Savings Financial Group from $55.00 to $60.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 8th.

In other First Savings Financial Group news, CEO Larry W. Myers sold 600 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, September 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $52.80, for a total transaction of $31,680.00. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Insiders have sold 1,018 shares of company stock valued at $53,734 over the last 90 days. 20.13% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

An institutional investor recently raised its position in First Savings Financial Group stock. Vanguard Group Inc. increased its holdings in First Savings Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSFG) by 15.6% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 25,259 shares of the bank’s stock after acquiring an additional 3,417 shares during the quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. owned approximately 1.13% of First Savings Financial Group worth $1,382,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Institutional investors own 17.90% of the company’s stock.

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First Savings Financial Group Company Profile

First Savings Financial Group, Inc is a bank holding company for First Savings Bank (the Bank). The Company’s principal business activity is the ownership of the outstanding common stock of First Savings Bank. The Bank operates as a community-oriented financial institution offering traditional financial services to consumers and businesses in its primary market area.

Dividend History for First Savings Financial Group (NASDAQ:FSFG)

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