HFBL Stock Overview
Home Federal Bancorp, Inc. of Louisiana operates as the holding company for Home Federal Bank that provides various financial services to individuals, corporate entities, and other organizations.
Home Federal Bancorp of Louisiana Competitors
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$18.72|
|52 Week High||US$23.55|
|52 Week Low||US$18.50|
|1 Month Change||-3.06%|
|3 Month Change||-4.78%|
|1 Year Change||-0.16%|
|3 Year Change||15.84%|
|5 Year Change||40.47%|
|Change since IPO||278.18%|
Recent News & Updates
Home Federal GAAP EPS of $0.31, revenue of $5.27M
Home Federal press release (NASDAQ:HFBL): Q2 GAAP EPS of $0.31. Revenue of $5.27M (+4.2% Y/Y).
Home Federal Bancorp of Louisiana (NASDAQ:HFBL) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At $0.12
Home Federal Bancorp, Inc. of Louisiana's ( NASDAQ:HFBL ) periodic dividend will be increasing on the 15th of August to...
|HFBL||US Mortgage||US Market|
Return vs Industry: HFBL exceeded the US Mortgage industry which returned -35.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: HFBL exceeded the US Market which returned -23.2% over the past year.
|HFBL Average Weekly Movement||6.8%|
|Mortgage Industry Average Movement||3.2%|
|Market Average Movement||6.8%|
|10% most volatile stocks in US Market||15.5%|
|10% least volatile stocks in US Market||2.8%|
Stable Share Price: HFBL is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.
Volatility Over Time: HFBL's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Home Federal Bancorp, Inc. of Louisiana operates as the holding company for Home Federal Bank that provides various financial services to individuals, corporate entities, and other organizations. The company accepts various deposits, such as passbook savings, certificates of deposit, and demand deposit accounts, as well as non-interest-bearing demand, NOW, and money market accounts. Its loan products include one-to-four family residential real estate loans; commercial real estate secured loans; multi-family residential loans; commercial business loans; land loans; construction and land loans; home equity and second mortgage loans; equity lines of credit; and consumer non-real estate loans, including loans secured by deposit accounts, automobile loans, overdrafts, and other unsecured loans.
Home Federal Bancorp of Louisiana Fundamentals Summary
|HFBL fundamental statistics|
Is HFBL overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|HFBL income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$0|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||1.63|
|Net Profit Margin||23.77%|
How did HFBL perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
2.1%Current Dividend Yield
Is HFBL undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 2/6
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
Key Valuation Metric
Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for HFBL?
Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.
|What is HFBL's n/a Ratio?|
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers
How does HFBL's PE Ratio compare to its peers?
|HFBL PE Ratio vs Peers|
|Company||PE||Estimated Growth||Market Cap|
IROQ IF Bancorp
WAYN Wayne Savings Bancshares
KSBI KS Bancorp
HFBL Home Federal Bancorp of Louisiana
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: HFBL is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (11.5x) compared to the peer average (8.8x).
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry
How does HFBL's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the US Mortgage Industry?
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: HFBL is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (11.5x) compared to the US Mortgage industry average (11.4x)
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio
What is HFBL's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.
|Current PE Ratio||11.5x|
|Fair PE Ratio||n/a|
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate HFBL's Price-To-Earnings Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.
Share Price vs Fair Value
What is the Fair Price of HFBL when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.
Below Fair Value: HFBL ($18.72) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($34.33)
Significantly Below Fair Value: HFBL is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Analyst Price Targets
What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?
Analyst Forecast: Insufficient data to show price forecast.
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How is Home Federal Bancorp of Louisiana forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Future Growth Score0/6
Future Growth Score 0/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted Banks industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Home Federal Bancorp of Louisiana has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
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- Examine Home Federal Bancorp of Louisiana's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
How has Home Federal Bancorp of Louisiana performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score2/6
Past Performance Score 2/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: HFBL has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: HFBL's current net profit margins (23.8%) are lower than last year (26.1%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: HFBL's earnings have grown by 8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: HFBL's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: HFBL had negative earnings growth (-9.2%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Mortgage industry average (-0.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: HFBL's Return on Equity (9.3%) is considered low.
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How is Home Federal Bancorp of Louisiana's financial position? (This company is analysed differently as a bank or financial institution)
Financial Health Score6/6
Financial Health Score 6/6
Allowance for Bad Loans
Low Risk Liabilities
Low Risk Deposits
Level of Bad Loans
Financial Position Analysis
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Financial Institutions Analysis
Asset Level: HFBL's Assets to Equity ratio (11.3x) is moderate.
Allowance for Bad Loans: HFBL has a sufficient allowance for bad loans (204%).
Low Risk Liabilities: 99% of HFBL's liabilities are made up of primarily low risk sources of funding.
Loan Level: HFBL has an appropriate level of Loans to Assets ratio (66%).
Low Risk Deposits: HFBL's Loans to Deposits ratio (73%) is appropriate.
Level of Bad Loans: HFBL has an appropriate level of bad loans (0.6%).
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What is Home Federal Bancorp of Louisiana current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 4/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
|Home Federal Bancorp of Louisiana Dividend Yield vs Market|
|Company (Home Federal Bancorp of Louisiana)||2.1%|
|Market Bottom 25% (US)||1.7%|
|Market Top 25% (US)||4.7%|
|Industry Average (Mortgage)||7.0%|
|Analyst forecast in 3 Years (Home Federal Bancorp of Louisiana)||n/a|
Notable Dividend: HFBL's dividend (2.14%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.67%).
High Dividend: HFBL's dividend (2.14%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.73%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: HFBL's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: HFBL's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (26.7%), HFBL's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years or that it will be covered by earnings.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Jim Barlow (54 yo)
Mr. James R. Barlow, also known as Jim, has been the Chief Executive Officer of Home Federal Bank (Shreveport, LA) (a/k/a Home Federal Savings and Loan Association) since January 1, 2013. Mr. Barlow serves...
CEO Compensation Analysis
|Jim Barlow's Compensation vs Home Federal Bancorp of Louisiana Earnings|
|Date||Total Comp.||Salary||Company Earnings|
|Jun 30 2022||n/a||n/a|
|Mar 31 2022||n/a||n/a|
|Dec 31 2021||n/a||n/a|
|Sep 30 2021||n/a||n/a|
|Jun 30 2021||US$955k||US$282k|
|Mar 31 2021||n/a||n/a|
|Dec 31 2020||n/a||n/a|
|Sep 30 2020||n/a||n/a|
|Jun 30 2020||US$532k||US$273k|
|Mar 31 2020||n/a||n/a|
|Dec 31 2019||n/a||n/a|
|Sep 30 2019||n/a||n/a|
|Jun 30 2019||US$524k||US$262k|
|Mar 31 2019||n/a||n/a|
|Dec 31 2018||n/a||n/a|
|Sep 30 2018||n/a||n/a|
|Jun 30 2018||US$475k||US$250k|
|Mar 31 2018||n/a||n/a|
|Dec 31 2017||n/a||n/a|
|Sep 30 2017||n/a||n/a|
|Jun 30 2017||US$428k||US$236k|
|Mar 31 2017||n/a||n/a|
|Dec 31 2016||n/a||n/a|
|Sep 30 2016||n/a||n/a|
|Jun 30 2016||US$811k||US$221k|
Compensation vs Market: Jim's total compensation ($USD955.12K) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD784.47K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Jim's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Management: HFBL's management team is seasoned and experienced (10.5 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: HFBL's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 14.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
|18 Mar 22||SellUS$6,225||Glen Brown||Individual||300||US$20.75|
|Owner Type||Number of Shares||Ownership Percentage|
|Employee Share Scheme||347,131||11.6%|
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
|Ownership||Name||Shares||Current Value||Change %||Portfolio %|
Home Federal Bancorp, Inc. of Louisiana's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Home Federal Bancorp, Inc. of Louisiana
- Ticker: HFBL
- Exchange: NasdaqCM
- Founded: 1924
- Industry: Thrifts and Mortgage Finance
- Sector: Banks
- Implied Market Cap: US$55.842m
- Shares outstanding: 2.98m
- Website: https://www.hfb.bank
Number of Employees
- Home Federal Bancorp, Inc. of Louisiana
- 624 Market Street
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|HFBL||NasdaqCM (Nasdaq Capital Market)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jan 2005|
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/10/02 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/09/30 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.