National Security Group (NASDAQ:NSEC) Stock Price Crosses Above 200-Day Moving Average of $11.80

National Security Group Inc (NASDAQ:NSEC)’s stock price crossed above its 200-day moving average during trading on Thursday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of $11.80 and traded as high as $11.50. National Security Group shares last traded at $11.50, with a volume of 0 shares trading hands.

Separately, ValuEngine raised shares of National Security Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, September 4th.

The stock has a market capitalization of $27.14 million, a P/E ratio of 15.77 and a beta of -0.08. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $11.40 and its 200 day moving average price is $11.80. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.24, a current ratio of 0.24 and a quick ratio of 0.24.

National Security Group (NASDAQ:NSEC) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 13th. The insurance provider reported ($0.23) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. National Security Group had a return on equity of 3.53% and a net margin of 2.55%. The company had revenue of $16.21 million during the quarter.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, August 30th. Investors of record on Monday, August 12th were paid a $0.05 dividend. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.87%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, August 9th.

An institutional investor recently bought a new position in National Security Group stock. RFG Advisory LLC purchased a new position in National Security Group Inc (NASDAQ:NSEC) in the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor purchased 15,318 shares of the insurance provider’s stock, valued at approximately $184,000. RFG Advisory LLC owned approximately 0.61% of National Security Group at the end of the most recent reporting period. 2.99% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

National Security Group Company Profile (NASDAQ:NSEC)

The National Security Group, Inc, an insurance holding company, provides insurance products and services in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Property and Casualty Insurance, and Life Insurance. The Property and Casualty Insurance segment primarily underwrites home insurance coverage with primary lines of business consisting of dwelling fire and extended coverage, mobile homeowners, and other liability insurance services in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, and West Virginia, as well as operates on a surplus lines basis in the state of Louisiana.

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