- The bank trades at a dirt cheap valuation and is extremely well-capitalized. It trades at a tiny premium to net cash.
- The region served by the bank is in an economic inflection point and has just begun to recover.
- The large cash position along with the quality loan portfolio positions it well for an interest rate increase.
- A single shareholder controls a large stake which may facilitate a takeover with ease.
- The bank has faced virtually no loan defaults in the past two years.