County Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:ICBK) Director Edson P. Foster sold 800 shares of County Bancorp stock in a transaction dated Friday, January 26th. The stock was sold at an average price of $29.74, for a total transaction of $23,792.00. Following the transaction, the director now owns 32,898 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $978,386.52. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink.

County Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ ICBK) opened at $28.82 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.09, a current ratio of 1.11 and a quick ratio of 1.11. The firm has a market cap of $192.19, a P/E ratio of 19.33 and a beta of 0.35. County Bancorp Inc has a 52-week low of $22.73 and a 52-week high of $35.89.

County Bancorp (NASDAQ:ICBK) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Friday, January 19th. The financial services provider reported $0.45 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.47 by ($0.02). The firm had revenue of $12.16 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $11.97 million. County Bancorp had a net margin of 19.80% and a return on equity of 8.10%. analysts forecast that County Bancorp Inc will post 2.21 EPS for the current year.

A number of equities analysts have issued reports on ICBK shares. ValuEngine cut shares of County Bancorp from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, December 1st. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of County Bancorp from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $34.00 target price for the company in a research report on Friday, January 12th. Maxim Group restated a “buy” rating and set a $35.00 target price on shares of County Bancorp in a research report on Friday, January 19th. Hovde Group started coverage on shares of County Bancorp in a research report on Tuesday, January 23rd. They set a “market perform” rating and a $34.00 target price for the company. Finally, TheStreet upgraded shares of County Bancorp from a “c” rating to a “b-” rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 16th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, one has given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. County Bancorp has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $33.50.

Several large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. WoodTrust Financial Corp acquired a new position in shares of County Bancorp in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $238,000. Royce & Associates LP raised its position in shares of County Bancorp by 45.9% in the third quarter. Royce & Associates LP now owns 165,595 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $4,976,000 after buying an additional 52,100 shares during the last quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP acquired a new position in shares of County Bancorp in the third quarter valued at approximately $268,000. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. acquired a new position in shares of County Bancorp in the third quarter valued at approximately $226,000. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company MN raised its position in shares of County Bancorp by 73.3% in the third quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 4,948 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $149,000 after buying an additional 2,093 shares during the last quarter. 27.71% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

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About County Bancorp

County Bancorp, Inc is a bank holding company. The Company’s primary activities consist of holding the stock of its subsidiary bank, Investors Community Bank (the Bank), and providing banking and related business activities through the Bank and its other subsidiaries. It operates in the community banking segment.

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