Limestone Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:LMST) Director Kevin James Kooman bought 10,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, March 24th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $7.50 per share, with a total value of $75,000.00.

Kevin James Kooman also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Tuesday, March 17th, Kevin James Kooman bought 20,000 shares of Limestone Bancorp stock. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $9.21 per share, with a total value of $184,200.00.

Shares of Limestone Bancorp stock traded up $0.05 during trading hours on Thursday, reaching $7.50. 38,014 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 10,216. Limestone Bancorp Inc has a 1 year low of $6.83 and a 1 year high of $18.49. The company has a market capitalization of $47.03 million, a P/E ratio of 5.28 and a beta of 0.63. The business has a fifty day moving average of $14.55 and a two-hundred day moving average of $15.82. The company has a quick ratio of 0.91, a current ratio of 0.91 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.83.

Limestone Bancorp (NASDAQ:LMST) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, January 22nd. The company reported $0.32 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.32. Limestone Bancorp had a net margin of 18.95% and a return on equity of 10.56%. The firm had revenue of $10.52 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $10.94 million. As a group, research analysts predict that Limestone Bancorp Inc will post 1.3 EPS for the current year.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Alliancebernstein L.P. lifted its position in shares of Limestone Bancorp by 10.0% during the 4th quarter. Alliancebernstein L.P. now owns 233,739 shares of the company’s stock worth $4,207,000 after buying an additional 21,328 shares in the last quarter. Mendon Capital Advisors Corp purchased a new stake in shares of Limestone Bancorp during the 4th quarter worth approximately $483,000. Banc Funds Co. LLC increased its stake in shares of Limestone Bancorp by 8.9% during the 4th quarter. Banc Funds Co. LLC now owns 344,846 shares of the company’s stock worth $6,207,000 after purchasing an additional 28,044 shares during the last quarter. Salzhauer Michael purchased a new stake in shares of Limestone Bancorp during the 4th quarter worth approximately $540,000. Finally, Fourthstone LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Limestone Bancorp during the 4th quarter worth approximately $2,453,000. 33.99% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

LMST has been the subject of a number of research reports. ValuEngine raised shares of Limestone Bancorp from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, March 17th. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Limestone Bancorp from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, January 29th.

Limestone Bancorp Company Profile

Limestone Bancorp, Inc operates as the bank holding company for Limestone Bank, Inc that provides a range of commercial and personal banking products and services. The company offers deposit products, including checking, savings, and term certificate accounts, as well as money market accounts and fixed rate certificates.

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