United Security Bancshares (NASDAQ:UBFO) was the target of a significant growth in short interest in the month of March. As of March 13th, there was short interest totalling 65,200 shares, a growth of 65.1% from the February 27th total of 39,500 shares. Currently, 0.5% of the shares of the company are sold short. Based on an average daily volume of 24,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.6 days.
United Security Bancshares stock opened at $6.85 on Friday. The stock has a 50-day simple moving average of $8.39 and a 200 day simple moving average of $9.89. The stock has a market capitalization of $113.72 million, a P/E ratio of 7.61 and a beta of 0.55. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.12, a quick ratio of 0.99 and a current ratio of 0.99. United Security Bancshares has a 52 week low of $5.04 and a 52 week high of $11.45.
United Security Bancshares (NASDAQ:UBFO) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, January 23rd. The financial services provider reported $0.17 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. United Security Bancshares had a return on equity of 13.32% and a net margin of 32.66%. The firm had revenue of $9.34 million for the quarter.
United Security Bancshares Company Profile
United Security Bancshares operates as the 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.
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