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Consumers are increasingly pushing back against price increases — and winning
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QQQ   436.78
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West Africa's ECOWAS bloc says it's lifting sanctions imposed on Niger over last year’s coup in a new push for dialogue
Macron booed by French farmers who blame him for not doing enough to support agriculture
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MILAN FASHION PHOTOS: Ferragamo, Dolce&Gabbana conceal and reveal, balance transparency with cover
Tax-free status of movie, music and games traded online is on table as WTO nations meet in Abu Dhabi
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Consumers are increasingly pushing back against price increases — and winning
Delays in promised Western military aid to Ukraine are costing lives, the defense minister says
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DOW   39,131.53
QQQ   436.78
A collection of the insights Warren Buffett offered in his annual letter Saturday
Unique BioPharma Opportunity for Accredited Investors (Ad)
West Africa's ECOWAS bloc says it's lifting sanctions imposed on Niger over last year’s coup in a new push for dialogue
Macron booed by French farmers who blame him for not doing enough to support agriculture
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MILAN FASHION PHOTOS: Ferragamo, Dolce&Gabbana conceal and reveal, balance transparency with cover
Tax-free status of movie, music and games traded online is on table as WTO nations meet in Abu Dhabi
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Consumers are increasingly pushing back against price increases — and winning
Delays in promised Western military aid to Ukraine are costing lives, the defense minister says

First Bancorp (FBNC) Stock Forecast & Price Target

$34.15
-0.11 (-0.32%)
(As of 02/23/2024 ET)

First Bancorp Consensus Analyst Rating and Stock Price Forecast (2024)

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Analysts' Consensus Rating

Moderate Buy
Based on 3 Analyst Ratings

Analysts' Consensus Price Target

$36.33
6.39% Upside
High Forecast$43.00
Average Forecast$36.33
Low Forecast$32.00
TypeCurrent Forecast
2/25/23 to 2/25/24
1 Month Ago
1/26/23 to 1/26/24
3 Months Ago
11/27/22 to 11/27/23
1 Year Ago
2/25/22 to 2/25/23
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Moderate Buy
Moderate Buy
Moderate Buy
Strong Buy
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
Buy
2 Buy rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
Hold
1 Hold rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
Sell
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Sell rating(s)
Consensus Price Target$36.33$36.33$36.33$44.00
Predicted Upside6.39% Upside25.10% Upside25.10% Upside14.73% Upside
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FBNC Analyst Ratings By Month

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FBNC Price Targets by Month

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First Bancorp Stock vs. The Competition

TypeFirst BancorpFinance CompaniesS&P 500
Consensus Rating Score
2.67
2.43
2.48
Consensus RatingModerate BuyHoldHold
Predicted Upside6.39% Upside74.02% Upside7.54% Upside
News Sentiment RatingPositive News
Positive News
Positive News

Recent Analyst Ratings and Stock Forecasts

DateBrokerageAnalyst NameActionRatingPrice TargetUpside/Downside on Report DateDetails
10/26/2023Piper Sandler
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 Lower TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$34.00 ➝ $32.00+14.94%
9/14/2023DA Davidson
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K. Fitzsimmons
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UpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$36.50 ➝ $34.00+22.88%
7/31/2023Raymond James
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 DowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform

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FBNC Price Target - Frequently Asked Questions

What is First Bancorp's consensus rating and price target?

According to the issued ratings of 3 analysts in the last year, the consensus rating for First Bancorp stock is Moderate Buy based on the current 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for FBNC. The average twelve-month price prediction for First Bancorp is $36.33 with a high price target of $43.00 and a low price target of $32.00. Learn more on FBNC's analyst rating history.

Do Wall Street analysts like First Bancorp more than its competitors?

Analysts like First Bancorp more than other Finance companies. The consensus rating for First Bancorp is Moderate Buy while the average consensus rating for finance companies is Hold. Learn more on how FBNC compares to other companies.

Does First Bancorp's stock price have much upside?

According to analysts, First Bancorp's stock has a predicted upside of 25.10% based on their 12-month stock forecasts.


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This page (NASDAQ:FBNC) was last updated on 2/25/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff