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First Bancorp Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:FBNC)

$36.74
+0.26 (+0.71 %)
(As of 10/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$36.29
Now: $36.74
$36.84
50-Day Range
$34.30
MA: $35.81
$37.25
52-Week Range
$30.50
Now: $36.74
$40.47
Volume60,290 shs
Average Volume72,884 shs
Market Capitalization$1.09 billion
P/E Ratio12.21
Dividend Yield1.32%
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$3.55 per share
Book Value$25.71 per share

Profitability

Net Income$89.29 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,098
Market Cap$1.09 billion
Next Earnings Date10/22/2019 (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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, September 13th. Investors of record on Monday, September 30th will be given a dividend of $0.12 per share on Friday, October 25th. This represents a $0.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.31%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 27th. View First Bancorp's Dividend History.

How were First Bancorp's earnings last quarter?

First Bancorp (NASDAQ:FBNC) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, July, 24th. The financial services provider reported $0.80 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.77 by $0.03. The financial services provider earned $70.40 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $69.62 million. First Bancorp had a return on equity of 11.83% and a net margin of 30.19%. 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, October 22nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for First Bancorp.

What price target have analysts set for FBNC?

5 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for First Bancorp's shares. Their predictions range from $34.00 to $44.00. On average, they expect First Bancorp's share price to reach $40.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 8.9% from the stock's current price. 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?

News stories about FBNC stock have been trending somewhat negative on Saturday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. First Bancorp earned a coverage optimism score of -1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave 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 effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for First Bancorp.

Are investors shorting First Bancorp?

First Bancorp saw a drop in short interest in September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 381,800 shares, a drop of 21.1% from the August 30th total of 483,600 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 75,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 5.0 days. Currently, 1.3% 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), Associated British Foods (ABF), Chaarat Gold (CGH), Bank of America (BAC), 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 variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.64%), Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.33%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.12%), Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC (0.06%), Denali Advisors LLC (0.01%) and Meeder Asset Management Inc. (0.01%). Company insiders that own First Bancorp stock include Abby Jill Donnelly, 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 Peregrine Capital Management LLC and Meeder Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold First Bancorp company stock in the last year include 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 Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC, Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Denali Advisors LLC and Envestnet Asset Management Inc.. 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 $36.74.

How big of a company is First Bancorp?

First Bancorp has a market capitalization of $1.09 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:  336 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  342 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  678
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 10/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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