Salisbury Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAL) shares passed above its 200-day moving average during trading on Monday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of $0.00 and traded as high as $37.93. Salisbury Bancorp shares last traded at $36.97, with a volume of 423 shares changing hands.

A number of research firms have recently commented on SAL. FIG Partners reiterated an “outperform” rating on shares of Salisbury Bancorp in a report on Tuesday, April 30th. ValuEngine downgraded Salisbury Bancorp from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, July 2nd.

The firm has a market cap of $104.20 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 12.34 and a beta of 0.44. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.54, a quick ratio of 1.01 and a current ratio of 1.01. The company’s fifty day moving average price is $38.45.

Salisbury Bancorp (NASDAQ:SAL) last released its quarterly earnings data on Friday, July 26th. The bank reported $0.95 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.81 by $0.14. Salisbury Bancorp had a return on equity of 9.32% and a net margin of 19.01%. The business had revenue of $10.89 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $10.70 million. As a group, analysts forecast that Salisbury Bancorp, Inc. will post 3.61 earnings per share for the current year.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, August 30th. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 16th will be issued a $0.28 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 15th. This represents a $1.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.02%. Salisbury Bancorp’s payout ratio is currently 37.21%.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Southside Capital LLC purchased a new position in Salisbury Bancorp during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $162,000. Eidelman Virant Capital grew its stake in Salisbury Bancorp by 3.2% during the 2nd quarter. Eidelman Virant Capital now owns 32,254 shares of the bank’s stock worth $1,257,000 after buying an additional 1,000 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP grew its stake in Salisbury Bancorp by 8.7% during the 4th quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 35,389 shares of the bank’s stock worth $1,280,000 after buying an additional 2,843 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 8.10% of the company’s stock.

Salisbury Bancorp Company Profile (NASDAQ:SAL)

Salisbury Bancorp, Inc operates as the bank holding company for Salisbury Bank and Trust Company that provides commercial banking, consumer financing, retail banking, and trust and wealth advisory services. It offers various retail and commercial deposit products. The company also provides loans, such as residential and commercial real estate loans; construction loans; commercial loans; and consumer loans, including home equity loans and lines of credit, and auto and personal installment loans.

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