First Community Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.19 (-0.92 %)
(As of 07/26/2021 12:36 PM ET)
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Volume16 shs
Average Volume27,734 shs
Market Capitalization$154.34 million
P/E Ratio11.99
Dividend Yield2.32%
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About First Community

First Community Corporation operates as the bank holding company for First Community Bank which offers various commercial and retail banking products and services to small-to-medium sized businesses, professional concerns, and individuals. The company operates through Commercial and Retail Banking, Mortgage Banking, and Investment Advisory and Non-Deposit segments. Its deposit products include checking, NOW, savings, and individual retirement accounts; and demand deposits, as well as other time deposits, such as daily money market accounts and longer-term certificates of deposit. The company's loan portfolio comprises commercial loans that consist of secured and unsecured loans for working capital, business expansion, and the purchase of equipment and machinery; consumer loans, including secured and unsecured loans for financing automobiles, home improvements, education, and personal investments; real estate construction and acquisition loans; and fixed and variable rate mortgage loans. It also provides other banking services, which include online banking, internet banking, cash management, safe deposit boxes, travelers checks, direct deposit of payroll and social security checks, and automatic drafts for various accounts. In addition, the company offers non-deposit investment products and other investment brokerage services; VISA and MasterCard credit card services; investment advisory services; and insurance services. It operates 21 full-service offices located in the Lexington County, Richland County, Newberry County, Kershaw County, Greenville County, Anderson County, Pickens County, and Aiken County, South Carolina; and Richmond County and Columbia County, Georgia. First Community Corporation was incorporated in 1994 and is headquartered in Lexington, South Carolina.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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Overall MarketRank

1.55 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

1335th out of 4,068 stocks

State Commercial Banks Industry

275th out of 630 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 1.9Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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First Community (NASDAQ:FCCO) Frequently Asked Questions

Is First Community a buy right now?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for First Community in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" First Community stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than First Community?

Wall Street analysts have given First Community a "Buy" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but First Community wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting First Community?

First Community saw a drop in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 38,600 shares, a drop of 84.0% from the June 15th total of 240,800 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 37,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.0 days. Approximately 0.6% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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When is First Community's next earnings date?

First Community is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 20th 2021.
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How were First Community's earnings last quarter?

First Community Co. (NASDAQ:FCCO) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 20th. The bank reported $0.47 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.46 by $0.01. First Community had a net margin of 21.67% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.61%.
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How has First Community's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

First Community's stock was trading at $17.10 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, FCCO shares have increased by 20.1% and is now trading at $20.54.
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How often does First Community pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for First Community?

First Community declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 21st. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, August 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.12 per share on Tuesday, August 17th. This represents a $0.48 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.34%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, August 2nd.
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Is First Community a good dividend stock?

First Community pays an annual dividend of $0.48 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.32%. First Community does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of First Community is 35.56%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, First Community will have a dividend payout ratio of 27.43% next year. This indicates that First Community will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for FCCO?

2 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for First Community's stock. Their forecasts range from $16.00 to $23.00. On average, they expect First Community's share price to reach $19.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.1%.
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Who are First Community's key executives?

First Community's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Michael C. Crapps, Chief Exec. Officer (Age 62, Pay $623.09k)
  • Mr. John Ted Nissen, Pres & Chief Banking Officer (Age 59, Pay $366.82k)
  • Ms. Tanya A. Butts, Exec. VP, COO & Chief Risk Officer (Age 62, Pay $310.13k)
  • Mr. Donald Shawn Jordan, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 53)
  • Ms. Robin D. Brown, Exec. VP and Chief HR & Marketing Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. John F. Walker IV, Exec. VP & Chief Credit Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Steve P. Sligh, Consultant (Age 72)
  • Ms. Susan A. Boatwright, VP/HR Mang.

What is Mike Crapps' approval rating as First Community's CEO?

4 employees have rated First Community CEO Mike Crapps on Mike Crapps has an approval rating of 100% among First Community's employees. This puts Mike Crapps in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of First Community's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of First Community own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other First Community investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), The Boeing (BA), First Community Bankshares (FCBC), Main Street Capital (MAIN), CalAmp (CAMP), Mastercard (MA), Pfizer (PFE), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and AXIS Capital (AXS).

What is First Community's stock symbol?

First Community trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FCCO."

How do I buy shares of First Community?

Shares of FCCO can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is First Community's stock price today?

One share of FCCO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.54.

How much money does First Community make?

First Community has a market capitalization of $154.56 million and generates $57.55 million in revenue each year. The bank earns $10.10 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.35 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does First Community have?

First Community employs 243 workers across the globe.

What is First Community's official website?

The official website for First Community is

Where are First Community's headquarters?

First Community is headquartered at 5455 SUNSET BLVD, LEXINGTON SC, 29072.

How can I contact First Community?

First Community's mailing address is 5455 SUNSET BLVD, LEXINGTON SC, 29072. The bank can be reached via phone at 803-951-2265 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 7/26/2021 by Staff
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