Citizens Holding (NASDAQ:CIZN) was the target of a significant growth in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 8,500 shares, a growth of 13.3% from the January 15th total of 7,500 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.1 days. Approximately 0.2% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
Shares of Citizens stock opened at $21.51 on Friday. The firm has a market capitalization of $119.99 million, a PE ratio of 18.70 and a beta of -0.13. Citizens has a 12 month low of $19.05 and a 12 month high of $23.25. The business’s 50-day moving average price is $21.75 and its 200-day moving average price is $21.03.
Citizens (NASDAQ:CIZN) last released its earnings results on Tuesday, January 28th. The bank reported $0.35 earnings per share for the quarter. The company had revenue of $10.43 million during the quarter. Citizens had a return on equity of 6.20% and a net margin of 13.08%.
Separately, ValuEngine raised Citizens from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, December 16th.
Citizens Company Profile
Citizens Holding Company operates as the bank holding company for The Citizens Bank of Philadelphia that provides various commercial and personal banking products and services. The company offers demand deposits, as well as savings and time deposit accounts. It also provides secured and unsecured loans; mortgage loans; installment loans; credit card loans; single and multi-family housing, farm, residential and commercial construction, and commercial real estate loans; commercial, industrial, and agricultural production loans; and consumer loans, as well as issues letters of credit.
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