Log in

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

$36.85
-0.54 (-1.44 %)
(As of 02/17/2020 04:49 AM ET)
Add
Today's Range
$36.84
Now: $36.85
$37.37
50-Day Range
$35.48
MA: $37.80
$40.14
52-Week Range
$33.34
Now: $36.85
$41.34
Volume70,901 shs
Average VolumeN/A
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E Ratio11.89
Dividend Yield1.95%
BetaN/A
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 N/A
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks
SectorN/A
Current SymbolNASDAQ:FBNC
CUSIP31891010
WebN/A
PhoneN/A

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees1,098
Next Earnings Date4/28/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Receive FBNC News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for FBNC and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.


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. Shareholders 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 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.95%. 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) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, January, 22nd. The financial services provider reported $0.71 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.78 by $0.07. The financial services provider earned $69.28 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $68.73 million. 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, April 28th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for First Bancorp.

What price target have analysts set for FBNC?

4 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for First Bancorp's shares. Their forecasts range from $42.00 to $44.00. On average, they expect First Bancorp's stock price to reach $43.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 16.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for First Bancorp.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for First Bancorp?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for First Bancorp in the last year. There are currently 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?

Press coverage about FBNC stock has been trending somewhat positive on Monday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. First Bancorp earned a coverage optimism score of 1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the financial services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for First Bancorp.

Are investors shorting First Bancorp?

First Bancorp saw a decrease in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 276,000 shares, a decrease of 5.1% from the January 15th total of 290,700 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 81,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.4 days. Approximately 1.0% of the company's shares are sold short. 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), Apollo Global Management (APO) and China Unicom (Hong Kong) (CHU).

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 many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (3.77%), Jennison Associates LLC (2.31%), State Street Corp (2.28%), Investment Counselors of Maryland LLC (2.00%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.56%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.44%). Company insiders that own First Bancorp stock include 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 Renaissance Technologies LLC, Mendon Capital Advisors Corp, RMB Capital Management LLC, Oxford Asset Management LLP, Bank of America Corp DE, Prudential Financial Inc., Rothschild & Co. Asset Management US Inc. and Jennison Associates LLC. 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Victory Capital Management Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Panagora Asset Management Inc. and Marshall Wace LLP. Company insiders that have bought First Bancorp stock in the last two years include 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 $36.85.


MarketBeat Community Rating for First Bancorp (NASDAQ FBNC)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  361 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  372 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  733
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 2/17/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.

Yahoo Gemini Pixel