News coverage about The Community Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:TCFC) has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. The Community Financial Corporation earned a media sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 45.7876208819741 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next few days.
Here are some of the news headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s rankings:
- The Rise Of The Unicorn Challenger Bank You’ve Never Heard Of – OakNorth (forbes.com)
- The Health 202: The Trump administration is also surprised by sky-high Obamacare enrollment (washingtonpost.com)
- County First Bank Receives Shareholder Approval for Merger With The Community Financial Corporation (globenewswire.com)
- COMMUNITY FINANCIAL CORP /MD/ : Regulation FD Disclosure, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K) (4-traders.com)
- County First Bank Receives Shareholder Approval for Merger With The Community Financial Corporation (finance.yahoo.com)
Separately, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reiterated a “hold” rating and set a $38.00 price target on shares of The Community Financial Corporation in a research note on Friday, October 20th.
The Community Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:TCFC) last released its quarterly earnings results on Friday, October 20th. The financial services provider reported $0.60 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.53 by $0.07. The business had revenue of $12.17 million during the quarter. The Community Financial Corporation had a return on equity of 8.99% and a net margin of 17.13%.
The business also recently declared an annual dividend, which was paid on Friday, October 20th. Shareholders of record on Friday, October 6th were paid a dividend of $0.10 per share. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, October 5th. This represents a yield of 1.13%. The Community Financial Corporation’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 4.76%.
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About The Community Financial Corporation
The Community Financial Corporation is a bank holding company. The Company owns a commercial bank, Community Bank of the Chesapeake (the Bank). Its segments include Lending Activities, Investment Activities, Sources of Funds and Subsidiary Activities. The Bank operates over 15 automated teller machines, including approximately four stand-alone locations.
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