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First Busey Stock Forecast, Price & News

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(As of 01/20/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $23.57
50-Day Range
MA: $21.97
52-Week Range
Now: $23.57
Volume137,979 shs
Average Volume164,782 shs
Market Capitalization$1.29 billion
P/E Ratio12.88
Dividend Yield3.73%
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, real estate construction, 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, and other fiduciary services through banking center, ATM and technology-based networks. 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; mobile bill pay; 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 61 banking centers in Illinois; 13 in Missouri; five in southwest Florida; and one in Indianapolis, Indiana. The company was founded in 1868 and is headquartered in Champaign, Illinois.
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Overall MarketRank

1.74 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

448th out of 1,939 stocks

State Commercial Banks Industry

98th out of 310 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 2.0Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry State commercial banks
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks
Current SymbolNASDAQ:BUSE



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$472.65 million
Cash Flow$2.52 per share
Book Value$22.17 per share


Net Income$102.95 million


Market Cap$1.29 billion
Next Earnings Date1/26/2021 (Estimated)
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First Busey (NASDAQ:BUSE) Frequently Asked Questions

How has First Busey's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

First Busey's stock was trading at $18.09 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, BUSE shares have increased by 30.3% and is now trading at $23.57.
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Is First Busey a buy right now?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for First Busey in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" First Busey stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in BUSE, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than First Busey?

Wall Street analysts have given First Busey a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but First Busey wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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What is Doug Parker's approval rating as First Busey's CEO?

1,428 employees have rated First Busey CEO Doug Parker on Glassdoor.com. Doug Parker has an approval rating of 59% among First Busey's employees. This puts Doug Parker in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

When is First Busey's next earnings date?

First Busey is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, January 26th 2021.
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How were First Busey's earnings last quarter?

First Busey Co. (NASDAQ:BUSE) issued its earnings results on Sunday, November, 1st. The bank reported $0.56 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.41 by $0.15. The bank earned $102.04 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $99.48 million. First Busey had a net margin of 22.18% and a return on equity of 8.62%.
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How often does First Busey pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for First Busey?

First Busey announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, January 12th. Stockholders of record on Friday, January 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.23 per share on Friday, January 29th. This represents a $0.92 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.90%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 21st. This is an increase from First Busey's previous quarterly dividend of $0.22.
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Is First Busey a good dividend stock?

First Busey pays an annual dividend of $0.88 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.73%. First Busey does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of First Busey is 40.93%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, First Busey will have a dividend payout ratio of 47.57% next year. This indicates that First Busey will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for BUSE?

4 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for First Busey's stock. Their forecasts range from $26.00 to $29.00. On average, they expect First Busey's share price to reach $27.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 16.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of First Busey's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of First Busey own?

Who are First Busey's key executives?

First Busey's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Van A. Dukeman, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 61, Pay $1.33M)
  • Mr. Jeffrey D. Jones, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 47, Pay $890.91k)
  • Mr. John J. Powers, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 64, Pay $631.95k)
  • Ms. Amy L. Randolph, Chief of Staff & Exec. VP of Pillar Relations (Age 45, Pay $664.1k)
  • Mr. Robert F. Plecki Jr., Exec. VP and Chief Banking & Credit Officer (Age 60, Pay $588.58k)
  • Mr. Robin N. Elliott, Pres & CEO of Busey Bank (Age 43, Pay $864.02k)
  • Ms. Monica L. Bowe, Exec. VP & Chief Risk Officer (Age 46)

What is First Busey's stock symbol?

First Busey trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "BUSE."

Who are First Busey's major shareholders?

First Busey's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Investors Financial Group LLC (0.11%), Denali Advisors LLC (0.11%), North Star Investment Management Corp. (0.10%) and Exchange Traded Concepts LLC (0.03%). Company insiders that own First Busey stock include David J Downey, Gregory B Lykins, Jeffrey David Jones, John Joseph Powers, Robin N Elliott, Stanley J Bradshaw, Stephen V King, Thomas G Sloan and Van A Dukeman.
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Which institutional investors are selling First Busey stock?

BUSE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Investors Financial Group LLC.
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Which institutional investors are buying First Busey stock?

BUSE stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including North Star Investment Management Corp., Denali Advisors LLC, and Exchange Traded Concepts LLC. Company insiders that have bought First Busey stock in the last two years include David J Downey, Gregory B Lykins, Jeffrey David Jones, John Joseph Powers, Robin N Elliott, Stanley J Bradshaw, Stephen V King, Thomas G Sloan, and Van A Dukeman.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is First Busey's stock price today?

One share of BUSE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.57.

How big of a company is First Busey?

First Busey has a market capitalization of $1.29 billion and generates $472.65 million in revenue each year. The bank earns $102.95 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.15 on an earnings per share basis. First Busey employs 1,531 workers across the globe.

What is First Busey's official website?

The official website for First Busey is www.busey.com.

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]

This page was last updated on 1/21/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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