NASDAQ:FBNC - First Bancorp Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$41.23 +0.14 (+0.34 %)
(As of 07/22/2018 10:45 AM ET)
Previous Close$41.23
Today's Range$40.9080 - $41.5150
52-Week Range$29.73 - $42.94
Volume104,272 shs
Average Volume113,212 shs
Market Capitalization$1.22 billion
P/E Ratio22.29
Dividend Yield0.97%
First Bancorp logoFirst 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 deposits and individual retirement accounts. The company also offers loans for a range of consumer and commercial purposes comprising loans for business, agriculture, real estate, personal, home improvement, and automobiles, as well as residential mortgages and SBA loans. In addition, it provides credit and debit cards, letters of credit, and safe deposit box rental services, as well as electronic funds transfer services consisting of wire transfers; and Internet and mobile banking, cash management, bank-by-phone services, and remote deposit capture services. Further, the company offers investment and insurance products, such as mutual funds, annuities, long-term care insurance, life insurance, and company retirement plans, as well as property and casualty insurance products; and financial planning services. As of December 31, 2017, it operated 104 branches, including 98 branches in North Carolina and 6 branches in South Carolina. The company was founded in 1934 and is headquartered in Southern Pines, North Carolina.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry State commercial banks
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.58
Current Ratio1.03
Quick Ratio1.03


Trailing P/E Ratio22.29
Forward P/E Ratio14.22
P/E Growth0.93

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$226.29 million
Price / Sales5.40
Cash Flow$1.9794 per share
Price / Cash20.83
Book Value$23.38 per share
Price / Book1.76


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.85
Net Income$45.97 million
Net Margins23.54%
Return on Equity9.58%
Return on Assets1.14%


Outstanding Shares29,660,000
Market Cap$1,222.92

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 Monday, June 18th. Shareholders of record on Saturday, June 30th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Wednesday, July 25th. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.97%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 28th. View First Bancorp's Dividend History.

How were First Bancorp's earnings last quarter?

First Bancorp (NASDAQ:FBNC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 25th. The financial services provider reported $0.77 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.60 by $0.17. The financial services provider earned $66.45 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $63.31 million. First Bancorp had a return on equity of 9.58% and a net margin of 23.54%. 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 Tuesday, July, 24th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for First Bancorp.

What price target have analysts set for FBNC?

5 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for First Bancorp's stock. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $42.00. On average, they expect First Bancorp's stock price to reach $39.3333 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.6%. View Analyst Ratings 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 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

Who are some of First Bancorp's key competitors?

Who are First Bancorp's key executives?

First Bancorp's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Richard Hancock Moore, CEO & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. Michael G. Mayer, Pres & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. Eric P. Credle, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 50)
  • Ms. Elizabeth B. Bostian, Exec. VP and Sec.
  • Mr. Lee C. McLaurin, Exec. VP & Controller (Age 56)

Has First Bancorp been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about FBNC stock have trended somewhat positive on Sunday, Accern reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. First Bancorp earned a news impact score of 0.07 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 47.13 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are First Bancorp's major shareholders?

First Bancorp's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.48%), Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.34%), Ironsides Asset Advisors LLC (0.11%), DAVENPORT & Co LLC (0.06%), Franklin Street Advisors Inc. NC (0.03%) and First Citizens Bank & Trust Co. (0.02%). Company insiders that own First Bancorp stock include Abby Jill Donnelly, Donald H Allred, Eric P Credle, James C Crawford III, Mary Clara Capel, Michael Goodwin Mayer, O Temple Sloan III, Richard H Moore and Suzanne S Deferie. 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 Peregrine Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold First Bancorp company stock in the last year include Eric P Credle, Mary Clara Capel and Suzanne S Deferie. 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 Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Franklin Street Advisors Inc. NC, First Citizens Bank & Trust Co., Pwmco LLC, DAVENPORT & Co LLC and Ironsides Asset Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought First Bancorp stock in the last two years include Abby Jill Donnelly, Donald H Allred, Eric P Credle, James C Crawford III, Michael Goodwin Mayer, O Temple Sloan III and Richard H Moore. 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is First Bancorp's stock price today?

One share of FBNC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $41.23.

How big of a company is First Bancorp?

First Bancorp has a market capitalization of $1.22 billion and generates $226.29 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $45.97 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.85 on an earnings per share basis. First Bancorp employs 1,166 workers across the globe.

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:  229 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  230 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  459
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This page was last updated on 7/22/2018 by Staff

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