In a report issued on July 27, Jon Arfstrom from RBC Capital maintained a Buy rating on NY Community (NYCB – Research Report), with a price target of $12.00. The company’s shares closed last Friday at $10.62.
According to TipRanks.com, Arfstrom is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 20.4% and a 56.1% success rate. Arfstrom covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Zions Bancorporation National Association, Provident Financial Services, and Old National Bancorp Capital.
Currently, the analyst consensus on NY Community is a Hold with an average price target of $10.25.
Based on NY Community’s latest earnings release for the quarter ending March 31, the company reported a quarterly revenue of $346 million and net profit of $155 million. In comparison, last year the company earned revenue of $347 million and had a net profit of $152 million.
Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 49 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is positive on the stock. This means that over the past quarter there has been an increase of insiders buying their shares of NYCB in relation to earlier this year.
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New York Community Bancorp, Inc. engages in the production of multi-family loans on non-luxury rent-regulated buildings that feature below-market rents. It offers financial products and services to individuals and businesses. The company was founded on July 20, 1993 and is headquartered in Westbury, NY.
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