Great Southern Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:GSBC) declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, September 20th, RTT News reports. Stockholders of record on Monday, October 2nd will be given a dividend of 0.24 per share by the financial services provider on Monday, October 16th. This represents a $0.96 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.88%.

Great Southern Bancorp (NASDAQ GSBC) traded up 1.86% during trading on Wednesday, hitting $52.10. The stock had a trading volume of 10,617 shares. Great Southern Bancorp has a 12-month low of $38.35 and a 12-month high of $56.70. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $49.98 and its 200 day moving average price is $50.82. The firm has a market cap of $731.28 million, a P/E ratio of 14.60 and a beta of 1.11.

Great Southern Bancorp (NASDAQ:GSBC) last released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July 19th. The financial services provider reported $1.14 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.77 by $0.37. The business had revenue of $53.70 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $49.78 million. Great Southern Bancorp had a return on equity of 11.62% and a net margin of 22.84%. On average, analysts anticipate that Great Southern Bancorp will post $3.57 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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In other Great Southern Bancorp news, Director William V. Turner sold 10,800 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, July 25th. The stock was sold at an average price of $52.76, for a total transaction of $569,808.00. Following the transaction, the director now owns 173,853 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $9,172,484.28. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Also, Director William V. Turner sold 5,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, July 24th. The stock was sold at an average price of $52.73, for a total value of $263,650.00. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 173,853 shares in the company, valued at approximately $9,167,268.69. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last three months, insiders have sold 15,851 shares of company stock worth $836,004. Corporate insiders own 23.78% of the company’s stock.

GSBC has been the topic of a number of research reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Great Southern Bancorp from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $59.00 price target on the stock in a report on Wednesday, June 21st. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reiterated a “hold” rating and set a $53.00 target price on shares of Great Southern Bancorp in a report on Friday, July 21st. Finally, BidaskClub cut Great Southern Bancorp from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Friday, July 28th.

Great Southern Bancorp Company Profile

Great Southern Bancorp, Inc is a bank holding company, a financial holding company and the parent 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 makes long-term, fixed-rate residential real estate loans.

Dividend History for Great Southern Bancorp (NASDAQ:GSBC)

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