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How to buy LCNB stock | $17.45

Learn how to easily invest in LCNB stock.

LCNB Corp is a banks-regional business based in the US. LCNB shares (LCNB) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. LCNB employs 331 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

How to buy shares in LCNB

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  4. Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – LCNB – and research it before deciding if it's a good investment for you.
  5. Purchase now or later. Buy your desired number of shares with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the stock reaches a desired price.
  6. Check in on your investment. Optimize your portfolio by tracking your stock.

LCNB stock price (NASDAQ: LCNB)

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LCNB shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-10-18.
Latest market close$17.45
52-week range$11.96 - $19.56
50-day moving average $17.31
200-day moving average $17.33
Wall St. target price$19.00
PE ratio 10.9497
Dividend yield $0.75 (4.27%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $1.59

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Is it a good time to buy LCNB stock?

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LCNB price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $17.45 from 2021-10-22

1 week (2021-10-15) 0.23%
1 month (2021-09-24) 2.77%
3 months (2021-07-23) 6.08%
6 months (2021-04-23) -2.89%
1 year (2020-10-23) 22.20%
2 years (2019-10-23) -3.06%
3 years (2018-10-23) 17.7
5 years (2016-10-21) 17.94

Is LCNB under- or over-valued?

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

LCNB's P/E ratio

LCNB's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 11x. In other words, LCNB shares trade at around 11x 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.

LCNB's PEG ratio

LCNB's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 11.81. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into LCNB's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

LCNB financials

Revenue TTM $72.4 million
Operating margin TTM 36.71%
Gross profit TTM $70 million
Return on assets TTM 1.14%
Return on equity TTM 8.61%
Profit margin 28.33%
Book value $18.99
Market capitalisation $217.6 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting LCNB shares

There are currently 30,983 LCNB shares held short by investors – that's known as LCNB's "short interest". This figure is 14.6% down from 36,298 last month.

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

LCNB's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

LCNB's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of LCNB shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of LCNB shares traded daily (recently around 21666.433566434). LCNB's SIR currently stands at 1.43. In other words for every 100,000 LCNB shares traded daily on the market, roughly 1430 shares are currently held short.

However LCNB's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of LCNB shares, or, against the total number of tradable LCNB shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case LCNB's short interest could be expressed as 0% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 LCNB shares in existence, roughly 0 shares are currently held short) or 0.0028% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable LCNB shares, roughly 3 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 LCNB.

Find out more about how you can short LCNB stock.

LCNB share dividends


Dividend payout ratio: 47.8% of net profits

Recently LCNB has paid out, on average, around 47.8% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 4.37% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), LCNB shareholders could enjoy a 4.37% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In LCNB's case, that would currently equate to about $0.75 per share.

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

LCNB's most recent dividend payout was on 14 September 2021. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 30 August 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").

Have LCNB's shares ever split?

LCNB's shares were split on a 2:1 basis on 10 May 2007. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 2 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your LCNB shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for LCNB shares which in turn could have impacted LCNB's share price.

LCNB share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, LCNB's shares have ranged in value from as little as $11.9583 up to $19.5646. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

LCNB.US volatility(beta: 0.89)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while LCNB's is 0.8921. This would suggest that LCNB's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

LCNB overview

LCNB Corp. operates as the financial holding company for LCNB National Bank that provides banking services in Ohio. The company's deposit products include checking accounts, demand deposits, savings accounts, and money market deposits, as well as certificates of deposit. Its loan products comprise commercial and industrial, commercial and residential real estate, agricultural, construction, small business administration, and residential mortgage loans. The company also offers consumer loans, such as automobile, recreational vehicles, boat, home improvement, and personal loans. In addition, it provides trust administration, estate settlement, and fiduciary services; and investment management services for trusts, agency accounts, individual retirement accounts, and foundations/endowments. Further, the company offers investment services and products, including financial needs analysis, mutual funds, securities trading, annuities, and life insurance; and security brokerage services.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of LCNB is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 12.072% of LCNB shares are held by insiders and 39.4% by institutions.
How many people work for LCNB?
Latest data suggests 331 work at LCNB.
When does the fiscal year end for LCNB?
LCNB's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is LCNB based?
LCNB's address is: 2 North Broadway, Lebanon, OH, United States, 45036
What is LCNB's ISIN number?
LCNB's international securities identification number is: US50181P1003
What is LCNB's CUSIP number?
LCNB's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 50181P100

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