Bank of SC Co. (NASDAQ:BKSC) EVP Eugene H. Iv Walpole purchased 1,210 shares of Bank of SC stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, July 31st. The shares were acquired at an average price of $16.00 per share, for a total transaction of $19,360.00. Following the acquisition, the executive vice president now owns 6,957 shares in the company, valued at $111,312. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link.

Shares of NASDAQ:BKSC opened at $16.87 on Friday. Bank of SC Co. has a 1 year low of $11.43 and a 1 year high of $19.80. The company has a market cap of $93.30 million, a PE ratio of 14.30 and a beta of 0.54. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.25, a current ratio of 0.89 and a quick ratio of 0.88. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $16.50 and its 200 day moving average is $16.71.

Bank of SC (NASDAQ:BKSC) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 9th. The bank reported $0.23 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. Bank of SC had a return on equity of 12.97% and a net margin of 34.15%.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, July 31st. Investors of record on Tuesday, July 7th were issued a dividend of $0.16 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Monday, July 6th. This represents a $0.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.79%.

An institutional investor recently bought a new position in Bank of SC stock. Renaissance Technologies LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Bank of SC Co. (NASDAQ:BKSC) during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund purchased 11,938 shares of the bank’s stock, valued at approximately $224,000. Renaissance Technologies LLC owned 0.22% of Bank of SC at the end of the most recent reporting period. 5.95% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Bank of SC Company Profile

Bank of South Carolina Corporation operates as the holding company for The Bank of South Carolina that provides commercial banking services to individuals, professionals, and small and middle market businesses in South Carolina. The company offers a range of deposit products, including non-interest bearing demand accounts, NOW accounts, money market accounts, time deposits, and savings accounts, as well as certificates of deposit.

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