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Investar Holding Corp (ISTR) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on December 31, 2018

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Investar Holding Corp (ISTR) files its latest 10-K with SEC for the fiscal year ended on December 31, 2018. Investar Holding Corp is a financial holding company. It is engaged in offering commercial and retail lending products throughout market areas, including business loans to small to medium-sized businesses as well as loans to individuals. Investar Holding Corp has a market cap of $235.710 million; its shares were traded at around $23.00 with a P/E ratio of 16.55 and P/S ratio of 3.70. The dividend yield of Investar Holding Corp stocks is 0.76%.


For the last quarter Investar Holding Corp reported a revenue of $15.6 million, compared with the revenue of $13.78 million during the same period a year ago. For the latest fiscal year the company reported a revenue of $61.7 million, an increase of 33.1% from last year. For the last five years Investar Holding Corp had an average revenue growth rate of 17.7% a year.

The reported diluted earnings per share was $1.39 for the year, an increase of 44.8% from previous year. Over the last five years Investar Holding Corp had an EPS growth rate of 8.7% a year. The profitability rank of the company is 3 (out of 10).

At the end of the fiscal year, Investar Holding Corp has the cash and cash equivalents of $17.1 million, compared with $30.4 million in the previous year. The long term debt was $230.6 million, compared with $190.6 million in the previous year. Investar Holding Corp has a financial strength rank of 3 (out of 10).

At the current stock price of $23.00, Investar Holding Corp is traded at 10.3% premium to its historical median P/S valuation band of $20.85. The P/S ratio of the stock is 3.70, while the historical median P/S ratio is 3.36. The stock lost 8.96% during the past 12 months.

CEO Recent Trades:

  • CEO John J D'angelo bought 100 shares of ISTR stock on 03/05/2019 at the average price of $23.65. The price of the stock has decreased by 2.75% since.

For the complete 20-year historical financial data of ISTR, click here.

This article first appeared on GuruFocus.