News headlines about Prudential Bancorp (NASDAQ:PBIP) have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Prudential Bancorp earned a news sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the savings and loans company an impact score of 46.7255704461965 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.

PBIP stock traded up $0.04 during trading on Friday, hitting $18.37. 6,177 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 6,066. The stock has a market capitalization of $164.83 million, a PE ratio of 19.92 and a beta of -0.12. Prudential Bancorp has a 1 year low of $16.04 and a 1 year high of $19.87.

Prudential Bancorp (NASDAQ:PBIP) last issued its earnings results on Friday, July 20th. The savings and loans company reported $0.26 earnings per share for the quarter. The company had revenue of $7.21 million for the quarter.

In related news, CFO Jack E. Rothkopf sold 5,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, June 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of $19.50, for a total transaction of $97,500.00. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Corporate insiders own 4.80% of the company’s stock.

Prudential Bancorp Company Profile

Prudential Bancorp, Inc operates as the bank holding company for Prudential Bank that provides various banking and financial products or services. The company's deposit products include interest-bearing and non-interest-bearing checking, money market, savings, and certificates of deposit accounts.

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