Our analysis is based on comparing Investar Holding Corp. with the following peers – Capital City Bank Group, Inc., Sound Financial Bancorp, Inc., SB Financial Group, Inc. and SBT Bancorp, Inc. (CCBG-US, SFBC-US, SBFG-US and SBTB-US).
Investar Holding Corp.’s dividend yield is 0.21 percent and its dividend payout is 3.83 percent. This compares to a peer average dividend yield of 1.10 percent and a payout level of 17.39 percent. This relatively lagging dividend performance would normally spur the company to consider some dividend action going forward – but for the fact that the current dividend quality score of NA out of a possible score of 100 looks weak.
Dividend Quality Overview
ISTR-US did not pay a cash dividend to the common stock over the last twelve months prior to December 31, 2016 or insufficient data about the dividends.
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Investar Holding Corp. operates as a bank holding company through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Investar Bank. It offers commercial and retail lending products including business loans to small to medium-sized businesses as well as loans to individuals. Its lending products consists of commercial real estate loans, construction loans and commercial and industrial loans, such as term loans, equipment financing and lines of credit, while its loans to individuals include first and second mortgage loans, installment loans, auto loans, and lines of credit. The company was founded on September 24, 2009 and is headquartered in Baton Rouge, LA.
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