|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's Range||17.48 - 17.48|
|52 Week Range||9.10 - 17.87|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||0.64|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||187.96|
|Earnings Date||Apr 19, 2021|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.07 (0.40%)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Apr 01, 2021|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Peoples Financial Corporation (the "Company") (OTCQX Best Market: PFBX), parent of The Peoples Bank (the "Bank"), today announced that ISS Proxy Advisory Services ("ISS"), a leading independent proxy advisory firm, recommended the Company's shareholders vote FOR the election of all six of the candidates nominated by the Board of Directors ("Board"), those being Ronald G. Barnes, Padrick D. Dennis, Jeffrey H. O'Keefe, Paige Reed Riley, George J. Sliman, III, and Chevis C. Swetman. ISS also recommends that shareholders vote FOR the Company's proposal to ratify Wipfli LLP as its auditors. Conversely, ISS recommends that the shareholders of the Company NOT RETURN THE GREEN PROXY CARD distributed by the Stilwell Group. Accordingly, the Company's Board urges shareholders to: (1) vote FOR the Board's six nominees and FOR ratification of the appointment of the independent auditors on the WHITE proxy card distributed by the Company, and (2) NOT RETURN THE GREEN PROXY CARD distributed by the Stilwell Group. The Company's Annual Meeting of Shareholders will be held May 19, 2021.
The Stilwell Group, one of the largest shareholders of Peoples Financial Corporation (the "Corporation") (OTCMKTS: PFBX), beneficially owning approximately 9.93% of PFBX's outstanding shares, today announced that it has delivered a letter to shareholders of the Corporation and filed a second supplement to its Definitive Proxy Statement.
The board of directors of Peoples Financial Corporation (the "Company")(OTCQX Best Market: PFBX), parent of The Peoples Bank (the "Bank"), announced its approval to repurchase up to 200,000 additional shares of the Company's outstanding common stock. In accordance with the limitations set forth in Rule 10b-18 of the Securities and Exchange Commission and other applicable legal requirements, shares will be repurchased at the discretion of management either on the open market or through privately negotiated transactions, and repurchased shares will be retired. As of March 31, 2021, the Company reported common shares outstanding of 4,878,557.