First Defiance Financial Corp. Company Profile (NASDAQ:FDEF)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for First Defiance Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:FDEF) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $39.00 (6.97% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for First Defiance Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:FDEF)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
10/21/2015Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingHold$39.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/5/2015Raymond James Financial Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/21/2015FIG PartnersDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/24/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for First Defiance Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:FDEF)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
10/17/2016        
7/18/2016Q216$0.70$0.80$19.84 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/18/2016Q116$0.69$0.78$19.25 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/18/2016Q415$0.67$0.71$18.97 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/19/2015Q315$0.65$0.72$18.85 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/20/2015Q215$0.64$0.70$18.46 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/20/2015Q115$0.56$0.69$18.17 million$18.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/18/2015$0.56$0.65ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/19/2015Q414$0.56$0.59$20.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/20/2014Q314$0.53$0.71ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/21/2014Q214$0.51$0.57$17.69 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/21/2014Q114$0.49$0.51$17.22 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/20/2014Q4$0.51$0.52ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/28/2013Q313$0.52$0.54$17.41 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for First Defiance Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:FDEF)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q3 20161$0.81$0.81$0.81
Q4 20161$0.82$0.82$0.82
Q1 20171$0.83$0.83$0.83
Q2 20171$0.85$0.85$0.85
Q3 20171$0.86$0.86$0.86
Q4 20171$0.86$0.86$0.86
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for First Defiance Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:FDEF)
Annual Dividend:$0.88
Dividend Yield:2.10%
Payout Ratio:29.24% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
27.85% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
27.50% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for First Defiance Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:FDEF)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
4/19/2016Quarterly$0.225/18/20165/20/20165/27/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/27/2016Quarterly$0.222/17/20162/19/20162/26/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/20/2015Quarterly$0.2011/10/201511/13/201511/20/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/20/2015$0.208/19/20158/21/20158/28/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/23/2015quarterly$0.202.35%5/19/20155/21/20155/28/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/21/2015quarterly$0.182.13%2/18/20152/20/20152/27/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/21/2014quarterly$0.182.45%11/12/201411/14/201411/21/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/21/2014quarterly$0.152.2%8/20/20148/22/20148/29/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/21/2014quarterly$0.152.15%5/20/20145/22/20145/29/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/20/2014quarterly$0.152.36%2/19/20142/21/20142/28/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/29/2013quarterly$0.101.5%11/6/201311/11/201311/18/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/19/2013quarterly$0.101.44%8/28/20138/30/20139/6/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/22/2013quarterly$0.101.75%5/29/20135/31/20136/7/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/15/2013quarterly$0.101.81%2/26/20132/28/20133/8/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for First Defiance Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:FDEF)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
6/15/2016William J SmallDirectorSell1,584$39.40$62,409.60View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/16/2016William J SmallDirectorSell1,250$39.71$49,637.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/12/2016Gregory R AllenEVPSell2,000$38.88$77,760.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/15/2016William J SmallChairmanSell1,250$38.45$48,062.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/15/2016Gregory R AllenEVPSell2,635$38.60$101,711.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/15/2016William J SmallChairmanSell1,250$38.38$47,975.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/29/2016Timothy K. HarrisEVPSell2,210$39.60$87,516.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/16/2016William J SmallChairmanSell1,250$38.82$48,525.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/15/2016William J SmallChairmanSell1,250$36.69$45,862.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/15/2015William J SmallChairmanSell1,250$39.26$49,075.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/30/2015Donald P HilemanCEOSell1,500$41.75$62,625.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/16/2015William J SmallChairmanSell1,250$39.39$49,237.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/23/2015Douglas A BurgeiDirectorSell4,500$39.51$177,795.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/15/2015William J SmallChairmanSell1,250$36.55$45,687.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/15/2015William J SmallChairmanSell1,250$36.27$45,337.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/17/2015William J SmallChairmanSell1,250$36.97$46,212.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/15/2015William J SmallChairmanSell1,125$36.67$41,253.75View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/15/2015William J SmallChairmanSell1,250$35.29$44,112.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/15/2015William J SmallChairmanSell1,250$36.53$45,662.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/28/2015Kevin T ThompsonCFOBuy1,500$33.89$50,835.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/15/2015William J SmallChairmanSell1,250$33.16$41,450.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/16/2015William J SmallChairmanSell1,250$32.81$41,012.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/17/2015William J SmallDirectorSell1,250$31.92$39,900.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/15/2015William J SmallChairmanSell1,250$32.84$41,050.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/15/2014William J SmallChairmanSell1,250$31.30$39,125.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/2/2014Douglas A BurgeiDirectorSell4,500$29.81$134,145.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/28/2014Timothy K HarrisEVPSell1,272$29.00$36,888.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/15/2014William J SmallChairmanSell1,250$27.18$33,975.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/8/2014Douglas A BurgeiDirectorSell1,000$27.94$27,940.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/5/2014James L RohrsEVPSell1,470$27.55$40,498.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/15/2014William J SmallChairmanSell2,500$27.95$69,875.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/16/2014William J SmallChairmanSell1,250$28.15$35,187.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/15/2014William SmallChairmanSell1,250$27.00$33,750.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/6/2014Michael MulfordEVPSell3,050$27.05$82,502.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/4/2013Gregory AllenEVPSell5,000$26.04$130,200.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/12/2013Timothy HarrisEVPSell1,228$28.00$34,384.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/10/2013Thomas A VoigtDirectorSell3,110$23.10$71,841.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/16/2013James L RohrsEVPSell4,261$22.00$93,742.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for First Defiance Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:FDEF)
DateHeadline
07/21/16 10:58 AMFirst Defiance Financial Corp. :FDEF-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : July 21, 2016 -
07/21/16 07:16 AMFirst Defiance Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : FDEF-US : July 21, 2016 -
07/20/16 05:13 AMFirst Defiance Financial's (FDEF) CEO Don Hileman on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
07/20/16 05:13 AMFirst Defiance Financial Corp (FDEF) Tops Q2 EPS by 10c
07/19/16 02:44 PMEdited Transcript of FDEF earnings conference call or presentation 19-Jul-16 3:00pm GMT -
07/19/16 11:24 AMETF’s with exposure to First Defiance Financial Corp. : July 19, 2016 -
07/19/16 10:06 AMFirst Defiance sees increase in net income
07/19/16 10:06 AMFirst Defiance posts 2Q profit
07/19/16 10:06 AMFirst Defiance Financial : posts 2Q profit
07/19/16 10:06 AMFirst Defiance Financial Corp. Announces 2016 Second Quarter Earnings
07/19/16 10:06 AMFirst Defiance Financial Corp (FDEF) Declares $0.22 Quarterly Dividend; 2.2% Yield
07/18/16 05:37 PMFirst Defiance Financial beats by $0.10, misses on revenue -
07/18/16 06:07 AMQ2 2016 First Defiance Financial Corp Earnings Release - After Market Close -
07/13/16 04:20 PMFirst Defiance Financial : half-yearly earnings release
06/29/16 03:56 PMFirst Defiance Financial Corp. to release 2nd quarter earnings
06/28/16 11:21 AMFirst Defiance Financial Corp. :FDEF-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers : June 28, 2016 -
06/27/16 04:31 PMFirst Defiance Financial Corp. to Release Second Quarter Earnings on July 18 and Host Conference Call and Webcast on July 19 - [at noodls] - First Defiance Financial Corp. to Release Second Quarter Earnings on July 18 and Host Conference Call and Webcast on July 19 The text version of this document is not available at the moment. The original ...
06/27/16 08:59 AMFirst Defiance Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FDEF-US : June 27, 2016 -
06/19/16 08:20 AMFIRST DEFIANCE FINANCIAL CORP : Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K)
06/19/16 08:20 AMDirector of First Defiance Financial Corp (NASDAQ:FDEF), Small William J, sells 1,584 shares worth $62,410
06/17/16 07:56 AMFIRST DEFIANCE FINANCIAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Financial Statements and Exhibits -
06/15/16 07:19 AMFirst Defiance Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FDEF-US : June 15, 2016 -
05/19/16 07:34 AMNew Strong Buy Stocks for May 19th -
05/18/16 07:55 AMHow First Defiance Financial (FDEF) Stock Stands Out in a Strong Industry -
05/18/16 07:35 AMFirst Defiance Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FDEF-US : May 18, 2016 -
05/05/16 04:12 PMETF’s with exposure to First Defiance Financial Corp. : May 5, 2016 -
05/04/16 08:12 AMFirst Defiance Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FDEF-US : May 4, 2016 -
05/03/16 06:34 PMBRIEF-First Defiance Financial elects Thomas Reineke to its board - * Announces election of Thomas Reineke to its board of directors Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +1-646-223-8780)
05/03/16 05:52 PMFirst Defiance Financial Corp. Announces Election Of Thomas A. Reineke To Its Board Of Directors - First Defiance Financial Corp. (NASDAQ: FDEF), the holding company for First Federal Bank of the Midwest and First Insurance Group, today announced that Thomas A. Reineke was elected to the Company's Board of Directors during its Annual Meeting of ...
04/22/16 08:00 AMFIRST DEFIANCE FINANCIAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders, Other Events -
04/21/16 10:31 AMFirst Defiance Financial Corp. :FDEF-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers -
04/19/16 12:37 PMEdited Transcript of FDEF earnings conference call or presentation 19-Apr-16 3:00pm GMT -
04/19/16 02:45 AMFirst Defiance Financial Corp. Announces 2016 First Quarter Earnings - [at noodls] - Earnings per share of $0.78 for 2016 first quarter, up from $0.69 per share in the first quarter of 2015 Net income of $7.1 million for 2016 first quarter compared to $6.6 million in the first quarter ...
04/18/16 04:37 PMFirst Defiance posts 1Q profit -
02/15/16 07:10 AMFirst Defiance Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : February 15, 2016 -
02/01/16 07:25 AMFirst Defiance Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : February 1, 2016 -
01/29/16 07:00 AMFirst Defiance Financial Corp. Announces Share Repurchase Program - [Business Wire] - First Defiance Financial Corp. announced today that its Board of Directors decided it is in the best interest of the Company and its shareholders to institute a new share repurchase program of up to 5%, or approximately 450,000 shares, of the common stock outstanding.
01/29/16 06:27 AMFIRST DEFIANCE FINANCIAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits -
01/21/16 11:20 AMFirst Defiance Financial Corp. Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2015 By the Numbers -
01/20/16 12:32 PMFirst Defiance Financial Corp. reports record full year earnings - DEFIANCE — First Defiance Financial Corp. recently announced net income for the fiscal year ended Dec. 31 totaled $26.4 million, or $2.82 per diluted common share, compared to $24.3 million or $2.44 per diluted common share for the year ended Dec. 31, 2014.
01/19/16 07:08 PMMorning Briefing: Everest Re Group CEO to leave - First Insurance Group parent reveals results First Defiance Financial Corp. has posted net income for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2015 totaled $26.4 million. The Ohio-based firm is the holding company for First Federal Bank of the Midwest and First ...
01/19/16 07:08 PMFirst Defiance Financial's (FDEF) CEO Don Hileman on Q4 2015 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Welcome to the First Defiance Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2015 Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions]. I would not like to turn the conference over to Tera Murphy, Vice President and Marketing Director. Please go ahead. Thank you. Good morning ...
01/19/16 12:04 PMFirst Defiance earnings grow - First Defiance Financial Corp. Monday reported net income for 2015 of $26.4 million, or $2.82 per share, up 15.6 percent from the prior year. For the fourth quarter, the Defiance, Ohio-based banking company earned $6.6 million, or 71 cents per share ...
01/19/16 12:04 PMOhio finance firm reports record profit for 2015 - DEFIANCE — First Defiance Financial Corp. on Monday reported a record year-end profit of $26.4 million, or $2.82 a share, for 2015, an increase of 8 percent from 2014 when the financial institution had a profit of $24.3 million or $2.44 a share.
01/19/16 11:03 AMEdited Transcript of FDEF earnings conference call or presentation 19-Jan-16 4:00pm GMT -
01/19/16 09:52 AMFIRST DEFIANCE FINANCIAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers -
01/19/16 03:49 AM4:49 am First Defiance Financial beats by $0.04 -
01/18/16 09:23 PMFirst Defiance Financial beats by $0.04, revenue in-line -
01/18/16 05:03 PMFirst Defiance Financial Corp. Reports Record Full Year Earnings Of $2.82 Per Share For 2015, Up 15.6% From Full Year 2014 - First Defiance Financial Corp. (NASDAQ: FDEF) announced today that net income for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2015 totaled $26.4 million, or $2.82 per diluted common share, compared to $24.3 million or $2.44 per diluted common share for the year ...
01/18/16 04:45 PMFirst Defiance beats 4Q profit forecasts -

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About First Defiance Financial Corp.

First Defiance Financial Corp. logoFirst Defiance Financial Corp. (First Defiance) is a unitary thrift holding company that focuses on traditional banking and property and casualty, life and group health insurance products. The Company operates through its subsidiaries, First Federal Bank of the Midwest (First Federal or the Bank), First Insurance Group of the Midwest, Inc. (First Insurance) and First Defiance Risk Management Inc. First Federal is a federally chartered stock savings bank. First Insurance offers property and casualty, and group health and life insurance products. First Defiance Risk Management Inc. is an insurance subsidiary, which insures the Company and its subsidiaries against risks of its operations. The Company conducts operations through over 30 banking center offices in northwest Ohio; two banking center offices in northeast Indiana; five banking center offices in southeast Michigan, and a commercial loan production office in Hilliard, Ohio.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Savings & Loans
  • Sub-Industry: Thrifts & Mortgage Finance
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: FDEF
  • CUSIP: 32006W10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $40.99
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $39.55
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $38.91
  • P/E Ratio: 13.89
  • P/E Growth: 1.47
  • Market Cap: $376.02M
  • Beta: 0.81
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.16 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.20 EPS
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First Defiance Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:FDEF) Chart for Sunday, July, 24, 2016