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NASDAQ:FBNC - First Bancorp Stock Price, Forecast & News

$40.27
-0.01 (-0.02 %)
(As of 12/15/2019 03:14 PM ET)
Today's Range
$39.75
Now: $40.27
$40.32
50-Day Range
$37.05
MA: $38.65
$40.47
52-Week Range
$30.50
Now: $40.27
$40.67
Volume45,370 shs
Average Volume75,390 shs
Market Capitalization$1.19 billion
P/E Ratio13.38
Dividend Yield1.19%
Beta1.12
First Bancorp operates as the bank holding company for First Bank that provides banking products and services for individuals and small to medium-sized businesses primarily in North Carolina and northeastern South Carolina. It accepts deposit products, such as checking, savings, and money market accounts, as well as time deposits, including certificates of deposit and individual retirement accounts. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry State commercial banks
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks
SectorFinance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:FBNC
CUSIP31891010
Phone910-246-2500

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$293.04 million
Cash Flow$3.52 per share
Book Value$25.71 per share

Profitability

Net Income$89.29 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,098
Market Cap$1.19 billion
Next Earnings Date1/22/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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First Bancorp (NASDAQ:FBNC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is First Bancorp's stock symbol?

First Bancorp trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FBNC."

How often does First Bancorp pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for First Bancorp?

First Bancorp declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 19th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, December 31st will be given a dividend of $0.18 per share on Friday, January 24th. This represents a $0.72 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.79%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 30th. This is a boost from First Bancorp's previous quarterly dividend of $0.12. View First Bancorp's Dividend History.

How were First Bancorp's earnings last quarter?

First Bancorp (NASDAQ:FBNC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October, 23rd. The financial services provider reported $0.84 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.80 by $0.04. The financial services provider had revenue of $69.41 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $71.49 million. First Bancorp had a return on equity of 11.87% and a net margin of 30.74%. View First Bancorp's Earnings History.

When is First Bancorp's next earnings date?

First Bancorp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, January 22nd 2020. View Earnings Estimates for First Bancorp.

What price target have analysts set for FBNC?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for First Bancorp's stock. Their forecasts range from $34.00 to $44.00. On average, they anticipate First Bancorp's share price to reach $40.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.7%. View Analyst Price Targets for First Bancorp.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for First Bancorp?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for First Bancorp in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for First Bancorp.

Has First Bancorp been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about FBNC stock has trended somewhat negative on Sunday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. First Bancorp earned a media sentiment score of -1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the financial services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for First Bancorp.

Are investors shorting First Bancorp?

First Bancorp saw a increase in short interest in November. As of November 29th, there was short interest totalling 327,000 shares, an increase of 9.8% from the November 14th total of 297,900 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 77,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.2 days. Approximately 1.1% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View First Bancorp's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of First Bancorp's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of First Bancorp own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other First Bancorp investors own include Hawkins (HWKN), Intelsat (I), Fossil Group (FOSL), Bank of America (BAC), Associated British Foods (ABF), Chaarat Gold (CGH), AMC Entertainment (AMC), First Data (FDC), CA (CA) and Ciena (CIEN).

Who are First Bancorp's key executives?

First Bancorp's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Richard Hancock Moore, CEO & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Michael G. Mayer, Pres & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Eric P. Credle, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 51)
  • Ms. Elizabeth B. Bostian, Exec. VP & Sec.
  • Ms. Elsie M. Alvarez, Sr. VP of First Bank

Who are First Bancorp's major shareholders?

First Bancorp's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (3.58%), State Street Corp (2.24%), Millennium Management LLC (1.58%), Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.64%), Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.33%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.30%). Company insiders that own First Bancorp stock include Abby Jill Donnelly, Dennis A Wicker, Eric P Credle, Mary Clara Capel, Michael Goodwin Mayer, Richard H Moore, Suzanne S Deferie and Thomas F Phillips. View Institutional Ownership Trends for First Bancorp.

Which institutional investors are selling First Bancorp stock?

FBNC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio, State Street Corp, Chicago Equity Partners LLC, Barclays PLC, Parsec Financial Management Inc. and Meeder Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold First Bancorp company stock in the last year include Dennis A Wicker, Mary Clara Capel and Thomas F Phillips. View Insider Buying and Selling for First Bancorp.

Which institutional investors are buying First Bancorp stock?

FBNC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Boston Advisors LLC, California Public Employees Retirement System, First Trust Advisors LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC, Global Retirement Partners LLC and Resources Management Corp CT ADV. Company insiders that have bought First Bancorp stock in the last two years include Abby Jill Donnelly, Michael Goodwin Mayer, Richard H Moore and Suzanne S Deferie. View Insider Buying and Selling for First Bancorp.

How do I buy shares of First Bancorp?

Shares of FBNC 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is First Bancorp's stock price today?

One share of FBNC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $40.27.

How big of a company is First Bancorp?

First Bancorp has a market capitalization of $1.19 billion and generates $293.04 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $89.29 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.01 on an earnings per share basis. First Bancorp employs 1,098 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About First Bancorp.

What is First Bancorp's official website?

The official website for First Bancorp is http://www.localfirstbank.com/.

How can I contact First Bancorp?

First Bancorp's mailing address is 300 SW Broad Street, Southern Pines NC, 28387. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 910-246-2500.


MarketBeat Community Rating for First Bancorp (NASDAQ FBNC)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  347 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  357 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  704
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about First Bancorp and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FBNC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FBNC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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