Community Bankers Trust Co. (NASDAQ:ESXB) Announces Dividend of $0.07

Community Bankers Trust Co. (NASDAQ:ESXB) announced a dividend on Tuesday, November 23rd, investing.com reports. Investors of record on Monday, November 29th will be paid a dividend of 0.07 per share by the financial services provider on Thursday, December 2nd. This represents a dividend yield of 2.34%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 26th.

Community Bankers Trust has a payout ratio of 37.3% indicating that its dividend is sufficiently covered by earnings.

Shares of ESXB stock opened at $12.28 on Wednesday. Community Bankers Trust has a twelve month low of $6.42 and a twelve month high of $12.48. The business has a fifty day simple moving average of $11.46 and a 200 day simple moving average of $10.93.

Community Bankers Trust (NASDAQ:ESXB) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, October 28th. The financial services provider reported $0.28 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.23 by $0.05.

In related news, CFO Bruce E. Thomas sold 14,774 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, August 27th. The stock was sold at an average price of $11.19, for a total transaction of $165,321.06. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. In the last three months, insiders bought 1,070 shares of company stock valued at $12,136.

An institutional investor recently raised its position in Community Bankers Trust stock. Citadel Advisors LLC boosted its position in Community Bankers Trust Co. (NASDAQ:ESXB) by 51.4% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 30,903 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 10,494 shares during the period. Citadel Advisors LLC’s holdings in Community Bankers Trust were worth $350,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Community Bankers Trust Company Profile

Community Bankers Trust Corp. is the holding company of Essex Bank, which engages in the provision of commercial banking and financial services. Its services include individual and commercial demand and time deposit accounts commercial and industrial loans, consumer and small business loans, real estate and mortgage loans, investment services, on-line and mobile banking products, and cash management services.

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