Great Southern Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GSBC) VP Douglas W. Marrs sold 1,750 shares of Great Southern Bancorp stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, November 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $48.55, for a total transaction of $84,962.50. Following the transaction, the vice president now directly owns 2,457 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $119,287.35. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink.

Shares of Great Southern Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GSBC) opened at 50.00 on Monday. The firm has a market cap of $696.35 million, a PE ratio of 15.58 and a beta of 0.99. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $42.50 and a 200 day moving average of $40.16. Great Southern Bancorp Inc. has a 52-week low of $34.48 and a 52-week high of $51.69.

Great Southern Bancorp (NASDAQ:GSBC) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October 19th. The financial services provider reported $0.80 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.81 by $0.01. Great Southern Bancorp had a net margin of 21.60% and a return on equity of 11.03%. On average, equities analysts predict that Great Southern Bancorp Inc. will post $3.16 earnings per share for the current year.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Great Southern Bancorp (NASDAQ:GSBC)

Institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. BlackRock Inc. increased its position in Great Southern Bancorp by 296.8% in the second quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 2,738 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $101,000 after buying an additional 2,048 shares during the period. BlackRock Advisors LLC increased its position in Great Southern Bancorp by 6.4% in the second quarter. BlackRock Advisors LLC now owns 5,266 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $195,000 after buying an additional 315 shares during the period. LPL Financial LLC acquired a new position in Great Southern Bancorp during the third quarter valued at approximately $214,000. BlackRock Group LTD increased its position in Great Southern Bancorp by 64.9% in the second quarter. BlackRock Group LTD now owns 6,167 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $228,000 after buying an additional 2,427 shares during the period. Finally, American International Group Inc. increased its position in Great Southern Bancorp by 0.6% in the second quarter. American International Group Inc. now owns 6,175 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $228,000 after buying an additional 36 shares during the period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 35.05% of the company’s stock.

Several brokerages recently issued reports on GSBC. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Great Southern Bancorp from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Monday, July 25th. FIG Partners downgraded shares of Great Southern Bancorp from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a report on Thursday, September 8th.

Great Southern Bancorp Company Profile

Great Southern Bancorp, Inc is a bank holding company. The Company is a financial holding and parent company of Great Southern Bank (the Bank). Through the Bank and subsidiaries of the Bank, the Company offers insurance, travel, investment and related services. The Bank offers banking services through its approximately 108 banking centers located in southern and central Missouri; the Kansas City, Missouri area; the St.

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