Home Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:HBCP) announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, January 30th, Fidelity reports. Investors of record on Tuesday, February 6th will be paid a dividend of 0.15 per share by the bank on Friday, February 16th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.43%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, February 5th. This is a positive change from Home Bancorp’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.14.

Shares of Home Bancorp (HBCP) opened at $42.05 on Friday. The company has a market cap of $395.08, a PE ratio of 15.29 and a beta of 0.07. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.34, a quick ratio of 0.98 and a current ratio of 0.99. Home Bancorp has a twelve month low of $32.52 and a twelve month high of $47.20.

Home Bancorp (NASDAQ:HBCP) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, January 30th. The bank reported $0.84 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.63 by $0.21. The business had revenue of $22.71 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $19.33 million. Home Bancorp had a net margin of 21.08% and a return on equity of 10.82%. analysts forecast that Home Bancorp will post 3.11 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

In other Home Bancorp news, insider John W. Bordelon sold 7,422 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, December 7th. The shares were sold at an average price of $43.50, for a total value of $322,857.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. Also, insider John W. Bordelon sold 7,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, November 29th. The shares were sold at an average price of $42.75, for a total transaction of $299,250.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have purchased a total of 2,740 shares of company stock valued at $61,649 in the last ninety days. 15.50% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.

HBCP has been the subject of several research analyst reports. Sandler O’Neill reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $46.00 target price on shares of Home Bancorp in a report on Wednesday, October 18th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Home Bancorp from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 24th. BidaskClub raised shares of Home Bancorp from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Saturday, December 9th. Finally, ValuEngine raised shares of Home Bancorp from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Friday. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $47.00.

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Home Bancorp Company Profile

Home Bancorp, Inc is a bank holding company for Home Bank, N.A. (the Bank). The Bank conducts business through banking offices in the Greater Lafayette, Baton Rouge, Greater New Orleans and Northshore (of Lake Pontchartrain) regions of south Louisiana and the Natchez and Vicksburg regions of west Mississippi.

Dividend History for Home Bancorp (NASDAQ:HBCP)

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