|Bid||50.66 x 1800|
|Ask||50.86 x 800|
|Day's Range||50.41 - 51.40|
|52 Week Range||34.32 - 60.55|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||0.98|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||10.07|
|Earnings Date||Oct 19, 2021 - Oct 25, 2021|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.36 (2.72%)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Jun 25, 2021|
|1y Target Est||61.67|
Thank you for standing by and welcome to the Great Southern Bancorp, Inc. Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call. For the second quarter of 2021, we earned $20.1 million or $1.46 per share compared to $13.2 million or $0.93 per share in the same period in 2020.
Great Southern Bancorp (GSBC) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 12.31% and 1.09%, respectively, for the quarter ended June 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
Preliminary Financial Results and Other Matters for the Quarter and Six Months Ended June 30, 2021: CECL Adoption: As previously disclosed, effective January 1, 2021, Great Southern Bancorp, Inc. (the Company) adopted the Current Expected Credit Loss (CECL) accounting standard. The Company’s financial statements for periods prior to January 1, 2021, were prepared under the incurred loss accounting standard. The adoption of the CECL accounting standard during the first quarter of 2021 required us