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Select Bancorp, Inc is a banks-regional business based in the US. Select Bancorp shares (SLCT) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Select Bancorp employs 246 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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Select Bancorp share price

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Select Bancorp shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-04-23.
52-week range$5.98 - $12.60
50-day moving average $11.60
200-day moving average $9.85
Wall St. target price$12.63
PE ratio 26.3333
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.45

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Is it a good time to buy Select Bancorp stock?

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Is Select Bancorp under- or over-valued?

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

Select Bancorp's P/E ratio

Select Bancorp's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 26x. In other words, Select Bancorp shares trade at around 26x recent earnings.

That's comparable to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29).

Select Bancorp financials

Revenue TTM $52.3 million
Operating margin TTM 25.65%
Gross profit TTM $52.3 million
Return on assets TTM 0.54%
Return on equity TTM 3.81%
Profit margin 15.6%
Book value $12.30
Market capitalisation $208.6 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Select Bancorp shares

There are currently 188,853 Select Bancorp shares held short by investors – that's known as Select Bancorp's "short interest". This figure is 8.2% up from 174,503 last month.

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

Select Bancorp's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Select Bancorp's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Select Bancorp shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Select Bancorp shares traded daily (recently around 49829.287598945). Select Bancorp's SIR currently stands at 3.79. In other words for every 100,000 Select Bancorp shares traded daily on the market, roughly 3790 shares are currently held short.

However Select Bancorp's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Select Bancorp shares, or, against the total number of tradable Select Bancorp shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Select Bancorp's short interest could be expressed as 0.01% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Select Bancorp shares in existence, roughly 10 shares are currently held short) or 0.0123% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Select Bancorp shares, roughly 12 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 Select Bancorp.

Find out more about how you can short Select Bancorp stock.

Select Bancorp share dividends

We're not expecting Select Bancorp to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Select Bancorp's shares ever split?

Select Bancorp's shares were split on a 6:5 basis on 23 November 2006. So if you had owned 5 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 6 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Select Bancorp shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 16.7% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Select Bancorp shares which in turn could have impacted Select Bancorp's share price.

Select Bancorp share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Select Bancorp's shares have ranged in value from as little as $5.98 up to $12.6. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

SLCT.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 Select Bancorp's is 0.893. This would suggest that Select Bancorp's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Select Bancorp overview

Select Bancorp, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Select Bank & Trust Company that provides banking services to individuals and small to medium-sized businesses. The company accepts deposit products, such as non-interest-bearing demand deposits, money market deposit accounts, NOW accounts, savings accounts, and time deposits, as well as certificates of deposit. Its loan products include 1-to-4 family residential, commercial real estate, multi-family residential, construction, and commercial and industrial loans; loans to individuals; and home equity lines of credit and overdrafts. Select Bancorp, Inc. operates a network of branch offices in Burlington, Charlotte, Clinton, Cornelius, Dunn, Elizabeth City, Fayetteville, Franklin, Goldsboro, Greenville, Highlands, Holly Springs, Leland, Lillington, Lumberton, Morehead City, Raleigh, Sylva, and Wilmington, North Carolina; Blacksburg and Rock Hill, South Carolina; and Virginia Beach, as well as loan production offices in Durham, Wilson, and Winston-Salem, North Carolina. The company was formerly known as New Century Bancorp, Inc.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Select Bancorp is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 15.715% of Select Bancorp shares are held by insiders and 45.703% by institutions.
How many people work for Select Bancorp?
Latest data suggests 246 work at Select Bancorp.
When does the fiscal year end for Select Bancorp?
Select Bancorp's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Select Bancorp based?
Select Bancorp's address is: 700 West Cumberland Street, Dunn, NC, United States, 28334
What is Select Bancorp's ISIN number?
Select Bancorp's international securities identification number is: US81617L1089
What is Select Bancorp's CUSIP number?
Select Bancorp's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 64353M100

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