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NASDAQ:FDEFFirst Defiance Financial Stock Price, Forecast & News

$16.71
-0.23 (-1.36 %)
(As of 07/3/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$16.62
Now: $16.71
$17.69
50-Day Range
$13.72
MA: $17.07
$20.11
52-Week Range
$10.98
Now: $16.71
$32.39
Volume120,305 shs
Average Volume186,336 shs
Market Capitalization$629.40 million
P/E Ratio14.04
Dividend Yield4.86%
Beta1.42
First Defiance Financial Corp. operates as a unitary thrift holding company that provides community-based financial services in northwest Ohio, northeast Indiana, and southeastern Michigan. It offers checking accounts, money market accounts, savings accounts, term certificate accounts, demand deposits, and certificates of deposits, as well as certificate of deposit account registry service; and commercial real estate, commercial, consumer finance, 1-4 family residential real estate, construction, and home equity and improvement loans. The company also provides trust and wealth management, and online banking services. In addition, it sells various property and casualty, group health and life, and individual health and life insurance products. The company operates through 44 full service banking centers and 1 loan production office. First Defiance Financial Corp. was incorporated in 1995 and is headquartered in Defiance, Ohio.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 1.7Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.57 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Federal savings institutions
Sub-IndustryThrifts & Mortgage Finance
SectorFinance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:FDEF
CUSIP32006W10
Phone419-782-5015

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$186.04 million
Cash Flow$2.72 per share
Book Value$21.60 per share

Profitability

Net Income$49.37 million

Miscellaneous

Employees696
Market Cap$629.40 million
Next Earnings Date7/27/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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First Defiance Financial (NASDAQ:FDEF) Frequently Asked Questions

How has First Defiance Financial's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

First Defiance Financial's stock was trading at $20.92 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, FDEF stock has decreased by 20.1% and is now trading at $16.71. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of First Defiance Financial?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for First Defiance Financial in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for First Defiance Financial.

When is First Defiance Financial's next earnings date?

First Defiance Financial is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July 27th 2020. View our earnings forecast for First Defiance Financial.

How were First Defiance Financial's earnings last quarter?

First Defiance Financial (NASDAQ:FDEF) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, April, 28th. The savings and loans company reported $0.15 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.44 by $0.29. The savings and loans company earned $59.46 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $59.30 million. First Defiance Financial had a return on equity of 8.19% and a net margin of 7.34%. View First Defiance Financial's earnings history.

How often does First Defiance Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for First Defiance Financial?

First Defiance Financial announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, April 28th. Investors of record on Friday, May 15th will be given a dividend of $0.22 per share on Friday, May 22nd. This represents a $0.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 5.27%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 14th. View First Defiance Financial's dividend history.

When did First Defiance Financial's stock split? How did First Defiance Financial's stock split work?

Shares of First Defiance Financial split on the morning of Friday, July 13th 2018. The 2-1 split was announced on Friday, June 22nd 2018. The newly minted shares were payable to shareholders after the closing bell on Thursday, July 12th 2018. An investor that had 100 shares of First Defiance Financial stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

What price target have analysts set for FDEF?

2 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for First Defiance Financial's shares. Their forecasts range from $21.00 to $21.00. On average, they expect First Defiance Financial's share price to reach $21.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 25.7% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for First Defiance Financial.

Has First Defiance Financial been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about FDEF stock have been trending negative on Saturday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. First Defiance Financial earned a news sentiment score of -2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the savings and loans company a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View the latest news about First Defiance Financial.

Who are some of First Defiance Financial's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of First Defiance Financial own?

Who are First Defiance Financial's key executives?

First Defiance Financial's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Donald P. Hileman, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 66)
  • Mr. Kevin T. Thompson, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 65)
  • Mr. John R. Reisner, Exec. VP, Chief Risk Officer & Legal Counsel (Age 63)
  • Mr. Dennis E. Rose Jr., Exec. VP & Director of Strategy Management (Age 51)
  • Mr. Gregory R. Allen, Market Area Exec. for Fort Wayne (Age 55)

What is First Defiance Financial's stock symbol?

First Defiance Financial trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FDEF."

How do I buy shares of First Defiance Financial?

Shares of FDEF 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 Defiance Financial's stock price today?

One share of FDEF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.71.

How big of a company is First Defiance Financial?

First Defiance Financial has a market capitalization of $629.40 million and generates $186.04 million in revenue each year. The savings and loans company earns $49.37 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.53 on an earnings per share basis. First Defiance Financial employs 696 workers across the globe.

What is First Defiance Financial's official website?

The official website for First Defiance Financial is www.fdef.com.

How can I contact First Defiance Financial?

First Defiance Financial's mailing address is 601 CLINTON ST, DEFIANCE OH, 43512. The savings and loans company can be reached via phone at 419-782-5015 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 7/4/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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