Premier Financial Bancorp Inc (PFBI): Brien M Chase , Chief Financial Officer of Premier Financial Bancorp Inc sold 2,500 shares on Jun 8, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on Jun 9, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $16.25 per share for a total value of $40,625.00 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on Jun 7, 2016, Scot A. Kelley (VP Credit Adminstration) sold 1,500 shares at $16.12 per share price.On May 25, 2016, Philip E Cline (director) purchased 600 shares at $16.85 per share price.Also, On May 16, 2016, Harry Maxwell Hatfield (director) purchased 401 shares at $16.10 per share price.On May 16, 2016, Katrina Whitt (VP Human Resources) sold 2,948 shares at $16.03 per share price.
Premier Financial Bancorp: On Thursday, Jun 9, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in Premier Financial Bancorp which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $16.3801 and hit $16.69 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $16.6, with a gain of 1.41% or 0.23 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 25,249 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $17.28 and the company has a market cap of $160 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $13.8.
On May 24, 2016, Premier Financial Bancorp announced a cash dividend of $0.1500. The company’s management has announced Jun 13, 2016 as the ex-dividend date and fixed the record date on Jun 15, 2016. The payable date has been fixed on Jun 30, 2016.
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.