Greene County Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:GCBC) Stock Closed Higher Than Its 50 Day Moving Average


Shares are trading at $31.25 a bit higher than $29.36, the 50 day moving average and quite a bit above the 200 day moving average of $25.93. The 50 day moving average was up $1.89 whereas the 200 day moving average was up $5.32 or +20.53%. Trading volume for Greene County Bancorp, Inc. was 288 in the last trading session. Shares saw a steep decrease in trading volume of 84.25% under the normal average daily volume.

Traders are a little more bearish on shares of Greene County Bancorp, Inc. as implied by the rise in short interest. The company realized a rise in short interest of 24.16% between September 15, 2017 and September 29, 2017. Short interest increased 28,919 over that timeframe. With short interest at 148,628 and short average daily volume at 3,545, the short-interest ratio is 42.0 and the percentage of shorted shares is 0.02% as of September 29.

Here is a rundown on some insider market activity for Greene County Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:GCBC). Donald E. Gibson, Director acquired $4,600 worth of shares at an average price of $23.00 on Fri the 25th. That brings Gibson’s holdings to $1,370,639 per an SEC filing yesterday. Donald E. Gibson, President and CEO bought $540 worth of shares at an average price of $24.55 on August 8th. Gibson now owns $108,732 of stock as reported to the SEC.

Additionally, here are a few investment firms who have increased or decreased their stake in (GCBC). As of the end of the quarter Bank Of New York Mellon Corp had disposed of 1 shares trimming its stake by 100.0%. The value of the total investment in Greene County Bancorp, Inc. decreased from $0 to $0 a change of nan% quarter to quarter. As of quarter end Blackrock Inc. had sold a total of 14,067 shares trimming its position 98.7%. The value of the investment in Greene County Bancorp, Inc. went from $333,000 to $5,000 a change of $328,000 for the reporting period.

Tower Research Capital LLC (trc) divested its position by selling 840 shares a decrease of 80.8% from 03/31/2017 to 06/30/2017. Tower Research Capital LLC (trc) claims 200 shares with a value of $5,000. The value of the position overall is down by 79.2%. Ubs Group Ag bolstered its holdings by buying 760 shares an increase of 567.2%. Ubs Group Ag now holds 894 shares valued at $24,000. The total value of its holdings increased 700.0%.

The company is down by 0.79% percent from yesterday’s close. The company also recently announced a dividend to be paid on Thursday the 30th of November 2017. The dividend payment will be $0.098 per share for the quarter which is $0.39 annualized. This dividend amount will represent a yield of $1.25. The ex-dividend date is Friday the 11th of August 2017.

Greene County Bancorp, Inc.’s P/E ratio is 23.85 and the market cap of the company is 265.69M.

Greene County Bancorp, Inc., launched on October 19, 1998, is the holding company of The Bank of Greene County, a federally chartered savings bank. The Business’s principal business is overseeing and directing the business of The Bank of Greene County and monitoring its cash position. The Bank of Greene County, through its affiliations, offers investment alternatives for customers. The Bank of Greene County operates a subsidiary, Greene County Commercial Bank. The purpose of Greene County Commercial Bank is to serve local municipalities’ banking needs. The Bank of Greene County also operates a real estate investment trust, Greene Property Holdings, Ltd., which owns mortgages originated through The Bank of Greene County. The Company, through its pooled captive insurance subsidiary, Greene Risk Management, Inc., provides additional insurance coverage. As of June 30, 2016, The Bank of Greene County operated 13 banking offices, operations center and lending center located in its market area within the Hudson Valley Region of New York State..