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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

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GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

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Dividend Yield 1.30
HIFS's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
75% of the 1405 Companies
in the Global Savings & Cooperative Banks industry.

( Industry Median: 2.43 vs. HIFS: 1.30 )
HIFS' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 1.3

Dividend Payout 0.17
HIFS's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
94% of the 1833 Companies
in the Global Savings & Cooperative Banks industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. HIFS: 0.17 )
HIFS' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 0.17

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Business Description

Industry: Banks » Savings & Cooperative Banks
Compare:OCN, HOME, NYCB, PBCT, HCBK » details
Hingham Institution Savings was originally chartered in 1834. It is a Massachusetts-chartered savings bank. The Company provides a variety of financial services to individuals and small businesses through its ten offices in Boston and southeastern Massachusetts. The Company primary deposit products are savings, checking, and term certificate accounts, commercial loans, online banking etc. It conducts business in the South Shore are, adding branches in Hull, South Hingham, Cohasset, North Scituate, and South Weymouth, and most recently, a drive-up teller and ATM service in Hingham Square.
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11.27.13: Quarterly Dividend & Increased Special Dividend Declared Dec 02 2013
Hingham Institution for Savings: Quarterly Dividend and Increased Special Dividend Declared Nov 27 2013
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