Sound Financial Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFBC) announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 24th, NASDAQ reports. Stockholders of record on Monday, February 12th will be paid a dividend of 0.12 per share by the bank on Monday, February 26th. This represents a $0.48 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.38%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, February 9th. This is a positive change from Sound Financial Bancorp’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.10.

Shares of Sound Financial Bancorp (SFBC) opened at $34.75 on Friday. The stock has a market cap of $87.26, a PE ratio of 17.55 and a beta of 0.38. Sound Financial Bancorp has a 1 year low of $29.40 and a 1 year high of $35.40. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.44, a quick ratio of 1.12 and a current ratio of 1.12.

Sound Financial Bancorp (NASDAQ:SFBC) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, January 25th. The bank reported $0.58 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The business had revenue of $7.40 million for the quarter. Sound Financial Bancorp had a net margin of 16.37% and a return on equity of 8.68%.

In other news, Director James E. Sweeney sold 1,082 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, November 28th. The shares were sold at an average price of $32.70, for a total transaction of $35,381.40. Following the sale, the director now owns 7,470 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $244,269. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. 12.20% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.

A hedge fund recently bought a new stake in Sound Financial Bancorp stock. Vanguard Group Inc. bought a new position in shares of Sound Financial Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFBC) during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor bought 9,446 shares of the bank’s stock, valued at approximately $287,000. Vanguard Group Inc. owned 0.38% of Sound Financial Bancorp as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Institutional investors own 32.96% of the company’s stock.

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About Sound Financial Bancorp

Sound Financial Bancorp, Inc operates as the holding company for Sound Community Bank that provides traditional banking and other financial services for individuals and businesses. It accepts various deposits products comprising savings accounts, money market deposit accounts, NOW accounts, demand accounts, certificates of deposit, and checking accounts.

Dividend History for Sound Financial Bancorp (NASDAQ:SFBC)

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