Notable Insider Trading: Bank of South Carolina Corp. $BKSC

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Bank of South Carolina Corp. (BKSC) insiders have most recently took part in a trading activity. On Dec 4, 2017 Sharry Sheryl G, ESOP Trustee bought 4,000 shares having total worth of $73,800 at the price of $18.45 per share, following the transaction a total of 106,111 shares owned by Sharry Sheryl G. Before this latest buy, Sharry Sheryl G purchased BKSC at 8 other times during the past twelve months, for a total investment of $221,233 at an average of $19.46 per share.

On the same day, Sass Douglas H, Executive Vice President bought 4,000 shares having total worth of $73,800 at the price of $18.45 per share, following the transaction a total of 38,640 shares owned by Sass Douglas H. Before this latest buy, Sass Douglas H purchased BKSC at 8 other times during the past twelve months, for a total investment of $221,233 at an average of $19.46 per share.

On the same day, Hassell Fleetwood S, President bought 4,000 shares having total worth of $73,800 at the price of $18.45 per share, following the transaction a total of 110,639 shares owned by Hassell Fleetwood S. Before this latest buy, Hassell Fleetwood S purchased BKSC at 9 other times during the past twelve months, for a total investment of $264,802 at an average of $19.39 per share.

On the same day, Walpole Eugene H Iv, CFO bought 4,000 shares having total worth of $73,800 at the price of $18.45 per share, following the transaction a total of 19,025 shares owned by Walpole Eugene H Iv. Before this latest buy, Walpole Eugene H Iv purchased BKSC at 13 other times during the past twelve months, for a total investment of $222,498 at an average of $19.74 per share.

The stock has experienced a total of 5 insider trades in the past three months. These trades include 5 buy trades. Furthermore, over the past 12 months , the stock was traded 46 times by insiders. In 1 of these trades, the insider was a seller while an employee of the company was the buyer in 45 instances.

Time Frame Number of Insider Buy Number of Insider Sell Stock Price Change(%)
3 Month 5 0 -2.05%
12 Month 45 1 16.3%

Shares of Bank of South Carolina Corp. (BKSC) traded up 0.27% on Dec 4, 2017, hitting $18.55. 10,542 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Bank of South Carolina Corp. has a 52 week low of $15.84 and a 52 week high of $23.47. The company’s market cap is $92 million.

Bank of South Carolina Corp. (BKSC) last announced its earnings results on Oct 12, 2017. The company reported 0.28 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted 0.28 earnings per share.

2017-10-12 2016-10-13 2016-07-14 2016-01-14 2015-07-09 2015-04-08 2015-01-08 2014-10-09 2014-07-10 2014-04-07
earnings per share 0.28 0.28 0.26 0.24 0.27 0.26 0.26 0.25 0.25 0.21
Revenue(M) 0 0 0 4.32 4.13 4.11 0 0 0 0

Bank of South Carolina Corporation is a bank holding Company for The Bank of South Carolina in Charleston, South Carolina. The Bank offers a full range of deposit services, including checking accounts, NOW Accounts, savings accounts and other time deposits of various types, ranging from daily Money Market Accounts to longer-term Certificates of Deposit. In addition the Bank offers certain retirement account services, such as Individual Retirement Accounts (“IRAs”). All deposit accounts are insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (“FDIC”) up to the maximum amount allowed by law, $250,000, subject to aggregate rules and limits. The Bank also offers a full range of commercial and personal loans. Commercial loans include both secured and unsecured loans for working capital (including inventory and receivables), business expansion (including acquisition of real estate and improvements) and purchase of machinery and equipment. The Bank originates, processes and closes mortgage loans and sells (each individually) to investors on a list preapproved by the Board. The Bank’s lending activities are subject to a variety of lending limits imposed by Federal law. Other services offered by the Bank include internet banking (for individuals and businesses) including online bill pay, and remote deposit capture, allowing businesses to make deposits from its place of business. Credit cards are offered through a correspondent banking service, including MasterCard and Visa . The Bank offers a courier service and ACH origination service as part of its deposit services for commercial customers. A full portfolio of Wealth Management/Trust, Investment and Retirement services are available to Bank customers through an arrangement with Reliance Trust Company. The Bank encounters strong competition from local and national financial institutions as well as consumer and commercial finance companies, insurance companies, brokerage firms. Both the Company and the Bank are subject to extensive state and federal banking laws and regulations that impose specific requirements or restrictions on and provide for general regulatory oversight of virtually all aspects of operations.

William White

William White is a financial writer. He graduated with a degree in Economics. He has contributed to major financial websites and print publications for over 8 years. He handles much of this site's news coverage for corporate insider activity, and occasionally cover other areas of financial sector.

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William White
William White is a financial writer. He graduated with a degree in Economics. He has contributed to major financial websites and print publications for over 8 years. He handles much of this site's news coverage for corporate insider activity, and occasionally cover other areas of financial sector.