ISTR:NSD-Investar Holding Corporation

EQUITY | Banks | NASDAQ Global Market

Last Closing Price

USD 26.42

Change

+1.70 (+6.88)%

Market Cap

USD 0.25B

Volume

6.33K

Average Target Price

USD 30.00 (13.55%)
Average Analyst Rating

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About

Investar Holding Corp is a financial holding company. The Company is engaged in offering commercial and retail lending products throughout market areas, including business loans to small to medium-sized businesses as well as loans to individuals.

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ETFs Containing ISTR

N/A

Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Banks)
Market Performance vs. Exchange (NASDAQ Global Market)
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain 9.63% 83% B 71% C-
Dividend Return 0.63% 11% F 15% F
Total Return 10.26% 81% B- 71% C-
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 10.54% 80% B- 69% D+
Dividend Return 0.63% 6% F 11% F
Total Return 11.18% 79% C+ 68% D+
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 16.66% 59% F 71% C-
Dividend Return 16.95% 52% F 69% D+
Total Return 0.29% 5% F 7% F
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 17.74% 41% F 68% D+
Risk Adjusted Return 95.52% 47% F 82% B-
Market Capitalization 0.13B 39% F 44% F

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Banks)
Ratio vs. Market
(NASDAQ Global Market)
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 23.59 27% F 22% F
Price/Book Ratio 1.46 51% F 64% D
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 5.99 11% F 17% F
Price/Free Cash Flow Ratio 30.72 10% F 15% F
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 6.29% 30% F 56% F
Return on Invested Capital N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Return on Assets 0.66% 27% F 53% F
Debt to Equity Ratio 125.00% 18% F 19% F

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Analyst Rating

Target Price Action Rating Action Analyst Rating Price Date

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Superior Revenue Growth

This stock has shown top quartile revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

What to not like:
Low market capitalization

This is among the smaller entities in its sectors with below median market capitalization. That may make it less stable in the long run unless it has a unique technology or market which can help it grow or get acquired in future.

Poor risk adjusted returns

This company is delivering below median risk adjusted returns in its peers. Even if it is outperforming on returns , the returns are unpredictable. Proceed with caution.

High volatility

The total returns for this company are volatile and above median for its sector over the past 5 years. Make sure you have the risk tolerance for investing in such stock.

Below median total returns

The company has under performed its peers on annual average total returns in the past 5 years.

Overpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.

Overpriced on cashflow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Poor return on equity

The company management has delivered below median return on equity in the most recent 4 quarters compared to its peers.

Poor return on assets

The company management has delivered below median return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters compared to its peers.

Higly leveraged

The company is in the bottom half compared to its sector peers on debt to equity and is highly leveraged. However, do check the news and look at its sector and management statements. Sometimes this is high because the company is trying to grow aggressively.

Overpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

ISTR:NSD-Investar Holding Corporation

EQUITY | Banks | NASDAQ Global Market

Last Closing Price

USD 26.42

Change

+1.70 (+6.88)%

Market Cap

USD 0.25B

Volume

6.33K

Average Target Price

USD 30.00 (13.55%)
Average Analyst Rating

Verdict

STA Verdict

Verdict

Values as of: 2018-10-16