Territorial Bancorp (NASDAQ:TBNK)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reiterated by Sandler O’Neill in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday, July 27th. They presently have a $32.00 price target on the financial services provider’s stock. Sandler O’Neill’s target price points to a potential upside of 5.86% from the stock’s current price.

A number of other equities research analysts also recently commented on the stock. BidaskClub downgraded shares of Territorial Bancorp from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, July 20th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Territorial Bancorp from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, June 28th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the company. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $33.00.

Shares of NASDAQ:TBNK traded down $0.05 during trading hours on Friday, reaching $30.23. The stock had a trading volume of 17,037 shares, compared to its average volume of 9,139. Territorial Bancorp has a 1 year low of $28.12 and a 1 year high of $33.00. The company has a current ratio of 0.92, a quick ratio of 0.92 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.37. The company has a market cap of $294.92 million, a PE ratio of 15.77 and a beta of 0.25.

Territorial Bancorp (NASDAQ:TBNK) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 26th. The financial services provider reported $0.53 EPS for the quarter, meeting the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.53. Territorial Bancorp had a net margin of 21.63% and a return on equity of 7.74%. The company had revenue of $15.74 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $16.20 million. equities research analysts expect that Territorial Bancorp will post 2.07 EPS for the current year.

In related news, Director David S. Murakami sold 4,394 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, June 11th. The shares were sold at an average price of $30.67, for a total value of $134,763.98. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 27,494 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $843,240.98. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. Also, Vice Chairman Ralph Y. Nakatsuka sold 6,100 shares of the stock in a transaction on Friday, June 8th. The stock was sold at an average price of $30.78, for a total transaction of $187,758.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold a total of 14,817 shares of company stock worth $455,152 over the last ninety days. Insiders own 13.10% of the company’s stock.

A number of large investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its stake in Territorial Bancorp by 8.2% during the 2nd quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 519,596 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $16,108,000 after purchasing an additional 39,332 shares during the period. BlackRock Inc. boosted its stake in Territorial Bancorp by 3.2% during the 2nd quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 439,807 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $13,634,000 after purchasing an additional 13,751 shares during the period. Sei Investments Co. boosted its stake in Territorial Bancorp by 14.8% during the 2nd quarter. Sei Investments Co. now owns 14,183 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $440,000 after purchasing an additional 1,828 shares during the period. First Trust Advisors LP boosted its stake in Territorial Bancorp by 19.1% during the 2nd quarter. First Trust Advisors LP now owns 13,760 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $427,000 after purchasing an additional 2,205 shares during the period. Finally, Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. boosted its stake in Territorial Bancorp by 63.2% during the 2nd quarter. Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. now owns 107,926 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $3,346,000 after purchasing an additional 41,792 shares during the period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 44.80% of the company’s stock.

Territorial Bancorp Company Profile

Territorial Bancorp Inc operates as the holding company for Territorial Savings Bank that provides various financial services to individuals, families, and businesses. The company offers a range of deposit accounts, including passbook and statement savings accounts, certificates of deposit, money market accounts, commercial and regular checking accounts, and NOW accounts.

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