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Bar Harbor Bankshares (NYSEAMERICAN:BHB) Shorted Shares Increased By 0.24%

Posted by on Nov 17, 2017 in Local News | Comments Off on Bar Harbor Bankshares (NYSEAMERICAN:BHB) Shorted Shares Increased By 0.24%

<!– Market News –> November 17, 2017 – By Hazel Jackson The stock of Bar Harbor Bankshares (NYSEAMERICAN:BHB) registered an increase of 0.24% in short interest. BHB’s total short interest was 165,900 shares in November as published by FINRA. Its up 0.24% from 165,500 shares, reported previously. With 20,300 shares average volume, it will take short sellers 8 days to cover their BHB’s short positions. The short interest to Bar Harbor Bankshares’s float is 1.13%. The stock decreased 0.24% or $0.07 on November 17, reaching $28.83. About 14,975...

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Committee recommends that Bar Harbor buy ferry terminal

Posted by on Nov 16, 2017 in Local News | Comments Off on Committee recommends that Bar Harbor buy ferry terminal

Bar Harbor’s Ferry Terminal Property Advisory Committee recommended that the town buy the former ferry terminal for $3.5 million in order to split cruise ship traffic between the downtown wharf and the terminal. The Bangor Daily News reported the recommendation includes turning the terminal into a multi-use marine facility for public transportation, recreation and commercial fishing. But the committee noted that the recommendation doesn’t envision growth in the number of cruise ship passengers. “It is the last possible place in our community that allows for public access to...

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Bar Harbor Bankshares, Inc. (BHB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 14, 2017

Posted by on Nov 15, 2017 in Local News | Comments Off on Bar Harbor Bankshares, Inc. (BHB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 14, 2017

Bar Harbor Bankshares, Inc. ( BHB ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 14, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.187 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 15, 2017. Shareholders who purchased BHB prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that BHB has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $27.77, the dividend yield is 2.69%. The previous trading day’s last sale of BHB was $27.77, representing a -16.88% decrease from the 52 week high of $33.41 and a 10.67% increase over the 52 week low of $25.09. BHB...

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Bar Harbor Officials Recommend Buying Ferry Terminal

Posted by on Nov 14, 2017 in Local News | Comments Off on Bar Harbor Officials Recommend Buying Ferry Terminal

BAR HARBOR, Maine (WABI) – Spend $3.5M to buy a ferry terminal and have it used it for marine purposes with the ability to tender cruise ships. That recommendation coming from Bar Harbor’s Leadership Committee Tuesday night, to be voted on by the town council next week. A public meeting in Bar Harbor gave residents a chance to weigh in on what should be done with the terminal that’s located off Eden Street. Home to The Cat from 1997-2009, public discussion has been taking place for the last 2 months. The role that cruise ships play in the town figured prominently in the...

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Bar Harbor Bankshares, Inc. (BHB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for …

Posted by on Nov 13, 2017 in Local News | Comments Off on Bar Harbor Bankshares, Inc. (BHB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for …

Bar Harbor Bankshares, Inc. ( BHB ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 14, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.187 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 15, 2017. Shareholders who purchased BHB prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that BHB has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $27.77, the dividend yield is 2.69%. The previous trading day’s last sale of BHB was $27.77, representing a -16.88% decrease from the 52 week high of $33.41 and a 10.67% increase over the 52 week low of $25.09. BHB...

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Football: MCI slips past MDI in C North final

Posted by on Nov 12, 2017 in Local News | Comments Off on Football: MCI slips past MDI in C North final

BAR HARBOR — The Maine Central Institute football team made the move from Class D to Class C this season. After some early season growing pains, the Huskies are right back where they’ve been in each of the last three seasons, a state championship game. On Saturday night, No. 6 MCI won its third consecutive road playoff game, taking a 27-6 win at No. 1 Mt. Desert Island. The Huskies (7-4) will face Cape Elizabeth in the Class C state championship game Friday at 7 p.m. at the University of Maine. MDI ends the season at 9-2. The Huskies won the Class D title last season. “We knew we...

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