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How to buy United Security Bancshares stock (UBFO)

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United Security Bancshares is a banks - regional business based in the US. United Security Bancshares shares (UBFO) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. United Security Bancshares employs 114 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $51.1 million.

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United Security Bancshares stock price (NASDAQ: UBFO)

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United Security Bancshares shares at a glance

Information last updated 2024-07-08.
Latest market close$7.38
52-week range$6.14 - $8.48
50-day moving average $7.27
200-day moving average $7.56
Wall St. target priceN/A
PE ratio 6.9808
Dividend yield $0.47 (6.61%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $1.04

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United Security Bancshares price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $7.38 from 2024-07-12

1 week (2024-07-05) 1.65%
1 month (2024-06-14) 1.79%
3 months (2024-04-12) 0.27%
6 months (2024-01-12) -6.23%
1 year (2023-07-14) 9.50%
2 years (2022-07-14) 3.80%
3 years (2021-07-14) 8.01
5 years (2019-07-12) 9.5193

Is United Security Bancshares stock undervalued or overvalued?

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

United Security Bancshares's P/E ratio

United Security Bancshares's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 7x. In other words, United Security Bancshares shares trade at around 7x 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.

United Security Bancshares financials

Revenue TTM $51.1 million
Operating margin TTM 47.78%
Gross profit TTM $46.1 million
Return on assets TTM 1.45%
Return on equity TTM 15.04%
Profit margin 34.87%
Book value $7.17
Market Capitalization $125.7 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

United Security Bancshares share dividends

46%

Dividend payout ratio: 46.37% of net profits

Recently United Security Bancshares has paid out, on average, around 46.37% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 6.61% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), United Security Bancshares shareholders could enjoy a 6.61% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In United Security Bancshares's case, that would currently equate to about $0.47 per share.

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

United Security Bancshares's most recent dividend payout was on 22 July 2024. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 7 July 2024 (the "ex-dividend date").

Have United Security Bancshares's shares ever split?

United Security Bancshares's shares were split on a 101:100 basis on 4 April 2017. So if you had owned 100 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 101 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your United Security Bancshares shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 1% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for United Security Bancshares shares which in turn could have impacted United Security Bancshares's share price.

United Security Bancshares share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, United Security Bancshares's shares have ranged in value from as little as $6.144 up to $8.4776. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

UBFO.US volatility(beta: 0.56)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 United Security Bancshares's is 0.561. This would suggest that United Security Bancshares's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

United Security Bancshares overview

United Security Bancshares operates as the bank holding company for United Security Bank, a state-chartered bank that provides a range of commercial banking services to the business and professional community, and individuals in California. The company accepts various deposit products, including personal and business checking accounts, savings accounts, interest-bearing negotiable order of withdrawal accounts, money market accounts, and time certificates of deposit. It also provides real estate mortgage, commercial and industrial, real estate construction and development, and consumer loans, as well as agricultural, installment, and student loans. In addition, the company offers online and mobile banking, safe deposit boxes, wire transfers, payroll direct deposit, cashier's check, cash management, and foreign draft services, as well as interactive teller machines; and person-to-person and bank-to-bank transfers for consumer customers. United Security Bancshares was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Fresno, California. .

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of United Security Bancshares is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 20.146% of United Security Bancshares shares are held by insiders and 31.342% by institutions.
How many people work for United Security Bancshares?
Latest data suggests 114 work at United Security Bancshares.
When does the fiscal year end for United Security Bancshares?
United Security Bancshares's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is United Security Bancshares based?
United Security Bancshares's address is: 2126 Inyo Street, Fresno, CA, United States, 93721
What is United Security Bancshares's ISIN number?
United Security Bancshares's international securities identification number is: US9114601035
What is United Security Bancshares's CUSIP number?
United Security Bancshares's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 911459105

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