Peoples Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:PFBX) CEO Chevis Swetman acquired 976 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, September 11th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $13.90 per share, for a total transaction of $13,566.40. Following the acquisition, the chief executive officer now owns 311,675 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $4,332,282.50. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link.

Chevis Swetman also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Friday, September 8th, Chevis Swetman acquired 1,109 shares of Peoples Financial Corporation stock. The shares were bought at an average cost of $13.78 per share, for a total transaction of $15,282.02.

Shares of Peoples Financial Corporation (PFBX) opened at 14.50 on Wednesday. The company’s 50-day moving average is $13.50 and its 200-day moving average is $13.93. Peoples Financial Corporation has a 12-month low of $10.41 and a 12-month high of $16.40. The stock has a market cap of $74.28 million, a P/E ratio of 59.18 and a beta of -0.03.

Peoples Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:PFBX) last released its earnings results on Wednesday, July 26th. The financial services provider reported $0.23 EPS for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $6.43 million for the quarter. Peoples Financial Corporation had a net margin of 4.94% and a return on equity of 1.38%. On average, analysts expect that Peoples Financial Corporation will post $0.35 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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Separately, ValuEngine raised shares of Peoples Financial Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, June 2nd.

About Peoples Financial Corporation

Peoples Financial Corporation is a bank holding company, which operates in the state of Mississippi through its subsidiary, The Peoples Bank, Biloxi, Mississippi (the Bank). The Bank offers a range of services to individuals and small to middle market businesses within its trade area. The Bank’s primary lending focus is to offer business loans, commercial loans, real estate loans, construction loans, personal loans and installment loans, with an emphasis on commercial lending.

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