NASDAQ:BUSE - First Busey Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $31.35 +0.24 (+0.77 %) (As of 08/20/2018 01:43 AM ET)Previous Close$31.35Today's Range$31.09 - $31.4452-Week Range$27.33 - $33.25Volume108,395 shsAverage Volume128,589 shsMarket Capitalization$1.52 billionP/E Ratio19.47Dividend Yield2.57%Beta1.02 Company ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryFinancialsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email First Busey Corporation operates as the bank holding company for Busey Bank that provides retail and commercial banking products and services to individual, corporate, institutional, and governmental customers in the United States. The company operates in three segments: Banking, Remittance Processing, and Wealth Management. It offers customary types of demand and savings deposits; and commercial, agricultural, commercial and residential real estate, and consumer loans, as well as home equity lines of credit. The company also provides money transfer, safe deposit, IRA, Keogh and other fiduciary, ATM and technology-based networks, and online and mobile banking services. In addition, it offers investment management, trust, estate advisory, and financial planning services, as well as business succession planning, and employee retirement planning services; investment strategy consulting and fiduciary services; and security brokerage services. Further, the company provides pay processing solutions, such as walk-in payment processing for payments delivered by customers to retail pay agents; online bill payment solutions for payments made by customers on a billing company's Website; customer service payments for payments accepted over the telephone; direct debit services; electronic concentration of payments delivered by the automated clearing house network; money management software and credit card networks; and lockbox remittance processing of payments delivered by mail. It has 28 banking centers in Illinois; 7 in southwest Florida; and 1 in Indianapolis, Indiana. First Busey Corporation was founded in 1868 and is headquartered in Champaign, Illinois. Receive BUSE News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for BUSE and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry State commercial banks Sub-IndustryRegional Banks SectorFinance SymbolNASDAQ:BUSE CUSIP31938310 Webwww.busey.com Phone217-365-4544 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.24 Current Ratio0.88 Quick Ratio0.87 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio19.47 Forward P/E Ratio14.65 P/E Growth2.43 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$308.78 million Price / Sales4.95 Cash Flow$1.6379 per share Price / Cash19.14 Book Value$19.23 per share Price / Book1.63 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.61 Net Income$62.72 million Net Margins21.51% Return on Equity9.97% Return on Assets1.21% Miscellaneous Employees1,347 Outstanding Shares48,780,000Market Cap$1.52 billion First Busey (NASDAQ:BUSE) Frequently Asked Questions What is First Busey's stock symbol? First Busey trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "BUSE." How often does First Busey pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for First Busey? First Busey declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, July 10th. Investors of record on Friday, July 20th will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Friday, July 27th. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.55%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 19th. View First Busey's Dividend History. How were First Busey's earnings last quarter? First Busey Co. (NASDAQ:BUSE) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, July, 24th. The bank reported $0.51 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.53 by $0.02. The bank earned $83.17 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $84.85 million. First Busey had a return on equity of 9.97% and a net margin of 21.51%. View First Busey's Earnings History. When is First Busey's next earnings date? First Busey is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October, 23rd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for First Busey. What price target have analysts set for BUSE? 5 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for First Busey's stock. Their forecasts range from $32.00 to $36.00. On average, they expect First Busey's stock price to reach $33.75 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for First Busey. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for First Busey? 5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for First Busey in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for First Busey. Who are some of First Busey's key competitors? Some companies that are related to First Busey include Western Alliance Bancorporation (WAL), First Citizens BancShares Inc. Class A (FCNCA), Bank Of The Ozarks (OZRK), Bank Ozk (OZK), Popular (BPOP), Prosperity Bancshares (PB), Wintrust Financial (WTFC), IBERIABANK (IBKC), Associated Banc (ASB), Texas Capital Bancshares (TCBI), Investors Bancorp (ISBC), Hancock (HBHC), Home Bancshares (HOMB), Chemical Financial (CHFC) and United Bankshares (UBSI). Who are First Busey's key executives? First Busey's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Van A. Dukeman, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59)Mr. Robin N. Elliott, Exec. VP, CFO & COO (Age 41)Mr. Robert F. Plecki Jr., Exec. VP & Chief Credit Officer (Age 58)Ms. Amy L. Randolph, Exec. VP of Pillar Relations & Chief of Staff (Age 43)Mr. Christopher M. Shroyer, Pres & CEO of Busey Bank (Age 52) Has First Busey been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about BUSE stock have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. First Busey earned a coverage optimism score of 0.16 on Accern's scale. They also gave news stories about the bank an impact score of 46.69 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for First Busey. Who are First Busey's major shareholders? First Busey's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (5.77%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.13%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.46%), LSV Asset Management (0.60%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.59%) and Millennium Management LLC (0.54%). Company insiders that own First Busey stock include Curt A Anderson, George Barr and Jon D Stewart. View Institutional Ownership Trends for First Busey. Which major investors are selling First Busey stock? BUSE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Maltese Capital Management LLC, Maltese Capital Management LLC, Zebra Capital Management LLC, Bank of America Corp DE and Capital Fund Management S.A.. View Insider Buying and Selling for First Busey. Which major investors are buying First Busey stock? BUSE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Citadel Advisors LLC and WBI Investments Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for First Busey. How do I buy shares of First Busey? Shares of BUSE can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is First Busey's stock price today? One share of BUSE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $31.35. How big of a company is First Busey? First Busey has a market capitalization of $1.52 billion and generates $308.78 million in revenue each year. The bank earns $62.72 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.61 on an earnings per share basis. First Busey employs 1,347 workers across the globe. How can I contact First Busey? First Busey's mailing address is 100 W. University Avenue, Champaign IL, 61820. The bank can be reached via phone at 217-365-4544 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for First Busey (NASDAQ BUSE)Community Ranking: 1.9 out of 5 ()Outperform Votes: 179 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 282 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 461MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about First Busey and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BUSE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BUSE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 8/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What does RSI mean?