Community Bankers Trust Corp. (ESXB) Insider Rex L. Smith III Purchases 3,000 Shares of Stock

Community Bankers Trust Corp. (NASDAQ:ESXB) insider Rex L. Smith III purchased 3,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, November 8th. The stock was bought at an average cost of $8.20 per share, with a total value of $24,600.00. Following the completion of the acquisition, the insider now directly owns 50,250 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $412,050. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website.

Shares of Community Bankers Trust Corp. (ESXB) opened at $8.05 on Tuesday. Community Bankers Trust Corp. has a 52 week low of $5.70 and a 52 week high of $9.35.

Community Bankers Trust Corp. (NASDAQ:ESXB) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October 26th. The financial services provider reported $0.11 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.12 by ($0.01). The business had revenue of $12.19 million for the quarter. Community Bankers Trust Corp. had a net margin of 19.82% and a return on equity of 7.87%.

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A number of research firms have recently commented on ESXB. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reaffirmed a “market perform” rating and issued a $9.00 price target on shares of Community Bankers Trust Corp. in a report on Tuesday, October 3rd. Sandler O’Neill began coverage on Community Bankers Trust Corp. in a report on Wednesday, August 30th. They issued a “hold” rating and a $9.00 price target for the company. Brean Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Community Bankers Trust Corp. in a report on Wednesday, August 2nd. Finally, Stephens lowered Community Bankers Trust Corp. from an “overweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 31st.

Large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Voya Investment Management LLC bought a new stake in Community Bankers Trust Corp. during the second quarter valued at $111,000. GSA Capital Partners LLP bought a new stake in Community Bankers Trust Corp. during the second quarter valued at $125,000. Acadian Asset Management LLC boosted its stake in Community Bankers Trust Corp. by 69.7% during the second quarter. Acadian Asset Management LLC now owns 17,043 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $141,000 after buying an additional 7,000 shares during the period. First Trust Advisors LP bought a new stake in Community Bankers Trust Corp. during the third quarter valued at $160,000. Finally, Rhumbline Advisers bought a new stake in Community Bankers Trust Corp. during the second quarter valued at $184,000.

Community Bankers Trust Corp. Company Profile

Community Bankers Trust Corporation is the holding company for Essex Bank (the Bank). The Bank is engaged in a general commercial banking business and provides a range of financial services to individuals and small businesses, including individual and commercial demand and time deposit accounts, commercial and industrial loans, consumer and small business loans, real estate and mortgage loans, investment services and safe deposit box facilities.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Community Bankers Trust Corp. (NASDAQ:ESXB)

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