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M3F, Inc. Buys 2, Sells 3 in 1st Quarter

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M3F, Inc. recently filed their 13F report for the first quarter of 2022, which ended on 2022-03-31.

The 13F report details which stocks were in a guru’s equity portfolio at the end of the quarter, though investors should note that these filings are limited in scope, containing only a snapshot of long positions in U.S.-listed stocks and American depository receipts as of the quarter’s end. They are not required to include international holdings, short positions or other types of investments. Still, even this limited filing can provide valuable information.

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As of the latest 13F report, the guru’s equity portfolio contained 45 stocks valued at a total of $301,000,000. The top holdings were NECB(5.99%), SNFCA(5.84%), and WLFC(5.22%).

According to GuruFocus data, these were M3F, Inc.’s top five trades of the quarter.

Republic First Bancorp Inc


The guru sold out of their 2,655,017-share investment in NAS:FRBK. Previously, the stock had a 3.31% weight in the equity portfolio. Shares traded for an average price of $4.81 during the quarter.

On 05/18/2022, Republic First Bancorp Inc traded for a price of $4 per share and a market cap of $254,965,000. The stock has returned -6.12% over the past year.

GuruFocus gives the company a financial strength rating of 5 out of 10 and a profitability rating of 5 out of 10.

In terms of valuation, Republic First Bancorp Inc has a price-earnings ratio of 12.11, a price-book ratio of 0.75, a price-earnings-to-growth (PEG) ratio of 1.27 and a price-sales ratio of 1.93.

The price-to-GF Value ratio is 0.93, earning the stock a GF Value rank of 7.

Hilltop Holdings Inc


During the quarter, M3F, Inc. bought 236,387 shares of NYSE:HTH for a total holding of 422,067. The trade had a 2.31% impact on the equity portfolio. During the quarter, the stock traded for an average price of $32.78.

On 05/18/2022, Hilltop Holdings Inc traded for a price of $30.32 per share and a market cap of $2,408,593,000. The stock has returned -18.47% over the past year.

GuruFocus gives the company a financial strength rating of 4 out of 10 and a profitability rating of 6 out of 10.

In terms of valuation, Hilltop Holdings Inc has a price-earnings ratio of 8.88, a price-book ratio of 0.97, a price-earnings-to-growth (PEG) ratio of 0.78 and a price-sales ratio of 1.58.

The price-to-GF Value ratio is 1.09, earning the stock a GF Value rank of 5.

Wells Fargo & Co


M3F, Inc. reduced their investment in NYSE:WFC by 140,437 shares. The trade had a 2.26% impact on the equity portfolio. During the quarter, the stock traded for an average price of $53.63.

On 05/18/2022, Wells Fargo & Co traded for a price of $43.71 per share and a market cap of $165,676,297,000. The stock has returned -8.20% over the past year.

GuruFocus gives the company a financial strength rating of 3 out of 10 and a profitability rating of 6 out of 10.

In terms of valuation, Wells Fargo & Co has a price-earnings ratio of 9.08, a price-book ratio of 1.05, a price-earnings-to-growth (PEG) ratio of 2.39 and a price-sales ratio of 2.27.

The price-to-GF Value ratio is 0.91, earning the stock a GF Value rank of 7.

National Western Life Group Inc


The guru established a new position worth 31,072 shares in NAS:NWLI, giving the stock a 2.18% weight in the equity portfolio. Shares traded for an average price of $213.54 during the quarter.

On 05/18/2022, National Western Life Group Inc traded for a price of $205.75 per share and a market cap of $748,111,000. The stock has returned -22.26% over the past year.

GuruFocus gives the company a financial strength rating of 8 out of 10 and a profitability rating of 5 out of 10.

In terms of valuation, National Western Life Group Inc has a price-earnings ratio of 4.71, a price-book ratio of 0.33 and a price-sales ratio of 1.04.

The price-to-GF Value ratio is 0.95, earning the stock a GF Value rank of 6.

Eastern Bankshares Inc


M3F, Inc. reduced their investment in NAS:EBC by 267,000 shares. The trade had a 1.81% impact on the equity portfolio. During the quarter, the stock traded for an average price of $21.31.

On 05/18/2022, Eastern Bankshares Inc traded for a price of $19.17 per share and a market cap of $3,501,878,000. The stock has returned -13.01% over the past year.

GuruFocus gives the company a financial strength rating of 5 out of 10 and a profitability rating of 2 out of 10.

In terms of valuation, Eastern Bankshares Inc has a price-earnings ratio of 20.45, a price-book ratio of 1.13 and a price-sales ratio of 5.09.


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