Premier Financial Bancorp Inc (PFBI): Harry Maxwell Hatfield , director of Premier Financial Bancorp Inc purchased 401 shares on May 13, 2016. The Insider buying transaction was reported by the company on May 16, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were purchased at $16.10 per share for a total value of $6,458.06 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on May 16, 2016, Katrina Whitt (VP Human Resources) sold 2,948 shares at $16.03 per share price.On Sep 18, 2015, Philip E Cline (director) purchased 400 shares at $14.48 per share price.
Premier Financial Bancorp: On Friday, May 13, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in Premier Financial Bancorp which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $16 and hit $16.15 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $16.12, with a gain of 0.12% or 0.02 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 15,050 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $16.875 and the company has a market cap of $156 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $13.8.
Premier Financial Bancorp Inc. (Premier) is a multi-bank holding company. The Company’s banking subsidiaries (the Banks or Affiliate Banks) consist of Citizens Deposit Bank and Trust Inc. Vanceburg Kentucky and Premier Bank Inc. Huntington West Virginia. Through the Banks the Company focuses on providing community banking services to individuals and small-to-medium sized businesses. The Banks provides a range of retail and commercial banking services including commercial real estate agricultural and consumer lending; depository and funds transfer services; collections; safe deposit boxes; cash management services; and other services tailored for both individuals and businesses. As of March 1 2015 the Company operated nine banking offices in Kentucky five banking offices in Ohio 19 banking offices in West Virginia three banking offices in Washington DC two banking offices in Maryland and two banking offices in Virginia.