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How to buy HBT Financial stock | $18.19

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HBT Financial, Inc
NASDAQ: HBT - USD
BANKS-REGIONAL
$16.34
+$0.11 (+0.68%)

HBT Financial, Inc is a banks-regional business based in the US. HBT Financial shares (HBT) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. HBT Financial employs 747 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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HBT Financial stock price (NASDAQ: HBT)

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HBT Financial shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-28.
Latest market close$18.19
52-week range$10.68 - $18.83
50-day moving average $17.31
200-day moving average $17.05
Wall St. target price$20.00
PE ratio 8.963
Dividend yield $0.6 (3.59%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $1.89

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HBT Financial price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $18.19 from 2021-05-28

1 week (2021-07-20) N/A
1 month (2021-07-01) 4.12%
3 months (2021-04-30) -0.05%
6 months (2021-01-27) N/A
1 year (2020-07-27) N/A
2 years (2019-07-27) N/A
3 years (2018-07-27) N/A
5 years (2016-07-27) N/A

Is HBT Financial under- or over-valued?

Valuing HBT Financial stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of HBT Financial's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

HBT Financial's P/E ratio

HBT Financial's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 9x. In other words, HBT Financial shares trade at around 9x recent earnings.

That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.

HBT Financial financials

Revenue TTM $160.6 million
Operating margin TTM 46.9%
Gross profit TTM $141.5 million
Return on assets TTM 1.4%
Return on equity TTM 14.47%
Profit margin 32.49%
Book value $13.64
Market capitalisation $463.6 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting HBT Financial shares

There are currently 167,484 HBT Financial shares held short by investors – that's known as HBT Financial's "short interest". This figure is 29.1% down from 236,136 last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting HBT Financial shares can be evaluated.

HBT Financial's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

HBT Financial's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of HBT Financial shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of HBT Financial shares traded daily (recently around 42187.405541562). HBT Financial's SIR currently stands at 3.97. In other words for every 100,000 HBT Financial shares traded daily on the market, roughly 3970 shares are currently held short.

However HBT Financial's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of HBT Financial shares, or, against the total number of tradable HBT Financial shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case HBT Financial's short interest could be expressed as 0.01% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 HBT Financial shares in existence, roughly 10 shares are currently held short) or 0.0177% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable HBT Financial shares, roughly 18 shares are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against HBT Financial.

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HBT Financial share dividends

36%

Dividend payout ratio: 36.36% of net profits

Recently HBT Financial has paid out, on average, around 36.36% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 3.54% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), HBT Financial shareholders could enjoy a 3.54% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In HBT Financial's case, that would currently equate to about $0.6 per share.

While HBT Financial's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that HBT Financial may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.

HBT Financial's most recent dividend payout was on 17 May 2021. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 9 May 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").

HBT Financial overview

HBT Financial, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Heartland Bank and Trust Company and State Bank of Lincoln that provides business, commercial, and retail banking products and services to individuals, businesses, and municipal entities. It offers money market, savings, checking, HSA, IRA, and interest-bearing transaction accounts; time, brokered, and noninterest-bearing demand deposits; and certificates of deposits. The company also offers commercial and industrial, agricultural and farmland, commercial real estate? owner and? non-owner occupied, multi-family, construction and land development, one-to-four family residential, and municipal, consumer, and other loans. In addition, it offers wealth management services, including financial planning to individuals, trusts, and estates; trustee and custodial, investment management, corporate retirement plan consulting and administration, and retail brokerage services; farmland management, farmland sale, and crop insurance services; and treasury management services, as well as originates and sells residential mortgage loans. Further, the company provides digital banking services, such as online and mobile banking, and digital payment services, as well as personal financial management tools. It operates through 60 full-service and three limited-service branch locations across 18 counties in Central and Northeastern Illinois.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of HBT Financial is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 87.983% of HBT Financial shares are held by insiders and 29.507% by institutions.
How many people work for HBT Financial?
Latest data suggests 747 work at HBT Financial.
When does the fiscal year end for HBT Financial?
HBT Financial's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is HBT Financial based?
HBT Financial's address is: 401 North Hershey Road, Bloomington, IL, United States, 61704
What is HBT Financial's ISIN number?
HBT Financial's international securities identification number is: US4041111067
What is HBT Financial's CUSIP number?
HBT Financial's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 404111106

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