Greene County Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:GCBC) insider Donald E. Gibson acquired 500 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, August 23rd. The shares were bought at an average cost of $23.25 per share, for a total transaction of $11,625.00. Following the purchase, the insider now directly owns 59,393 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,380,887.25. The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website.

Greene County Bancorp, Inc. (GCBC) traded down 0.22% during trading on Friday, reaching $22.95. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 5,141 shares. Greene County Bancorp, Inc. has a 52 week low of $16.49 and a 52 week high of $29.00. The company has a market capitalization of $195.14 million, a PE ratio of 18.21 and a beta of 0.22. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $24.93 and a 200-day moving average price of $24.18.

Greene County Bancorp (NASDAQ:GCBC) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, July 25th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.34 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. Greene County Bancorp had a net margin of 28.18% and a return on equity of 14.24%. The company had revenue of $9.62 million for the quarter.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, August 31st. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, August 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.097 per share. This is an increase from Greene County Bancorp’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.10. This represents a $0.39 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.69%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 11th. Greene County Bancorp’s payout ratio is 29.55%.

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A number of hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in GCBC. Teachers Advisors LLC increased its stake in shares of Greene County Bancorp by 55.4% in the second quarter. Teachers Advisors LLC now owns 4,963 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $135,000 after buying an additional 1,770 shares during the period. JPMorgan Chase & Co. increased its stake in shares of Greene County Bancorp by 155.6% in the second quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 5,000 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $136,000 after buying an additional 3,044 shares during the period. Bank of New York Mellon Corp increased its stake in shares of Greene County Bancorp by 32.1% in the second quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 12,418 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $338,000 after buying an additional 3,014 shares during the period. Northern Trust Corp increased its stake in shares of Greene County Bancorp by 20.8% in the second quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 29,389 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $799,000 after buying an additional 5,058 shares during the period. Finally, State Street Corp increased its stake in shares of Greene County Bancorp by 3.8% in the second quarter. State Street Corp now owns 33,199 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $902,000 after buying an additional 1,211 shares during the period. 3.59% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

Separately, ValuEngine raised Greene County Bancorp from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, June 2nd.

Greene County Bancorp Company Profile

Greene County Bancorp, Inc is the holding company of The Bank of Greene County, a federally chartered savings bank. The Company’s principal business is overseeing and directing the business of The Bank of Greene County and monitoring its cash position. The Bank of Greene County, through its affiliations, offers investment alternatives for customers.

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