NASDAQ:FFBC - First Financial Bancorp Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$31.65 +0.40 (+1.28 %)
(As of 07/16/2018 02:37 PM ET)
Previous Close$31.45
Today's Range$31.45 - $31.65
52-Week Range$22.80 - $33.70
Volume2,423 shs
Average Volume346,236 shs
Market Capitalization$3.06 billion
P/E Ratio19.60
Dividend Yield2.43%
First Financial Bancorp logoFirst Financial Bancorp. operates as the bank holding company for First Financial Bank that provides commercial banking and other banking, and banking-related services to individuals and businesses in Ohio, Indiana, and Kentucky. The company accepts various deposit products, such as interest-bearing and noninterest-bearing accounts, time deposits, and cash management services for commercial customers. It also provides real estate loans secured by residential property or commercial property; commercial and industrial loans for various purposes, including inventory, receivables, and equipment; consumer loans comprising new and used vehicle loans, second mortgages on residential real estate, and unsecured loans; and home equity lines of credit. In addition, the company offers a range of trust and wealth management services; and long-term, lease, and equipment financing services. As of December 31, 2017, it operated 94 banking centers. First Financial Bancorp. was founded in 1863 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry National commercial banks
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.82
Current Ratio0.91
Quick Ratio0.91


Trailing P/E Ratio19.60
Forward P/E Ratio14.59
P/E Growth1.44

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$409.21 million
Price / Sales7.57
Cash Flow$2.0095 per share
Price / Cash15.75
Book Value$15.00 per share
Price / Book2.11


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.61
Net Income$96.78 million
Net Margins26.91%
Return on Equity12.18%
Return on Assets1.27%


Outstanding Shares97,810,000
Market Cap$3,056.56

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First Financial Bancorp (NASDAQ:FFBC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is First Financial Bancorp's stock symbol?

First Financial Bancorp trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FFBC."

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

First Financial Bancorp declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, April 24th. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 1st will be given a dividend of $0.19 per share on Friday, June 15th. This represents a $0.76 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.40%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 31st. View First Financial Bancorp's Dividend History.

How were First Financial Bancorp's earnings last quarter?

First Financial Bancorp (NASDAQ:FFBC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 19th. The bank reported $0.52 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.47 by $0.05. The bank had revenue of $92.75 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $93.03 million. First Financial Bancorp had a return on equity of 12.18% and a net margin of 26.91%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 7.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted ($0.17) EPS. View First Financial Bancorp's Earnings History.

When is First Financial Bancorp's next earnings date?

First Financial Bancorp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July, 19th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for First Financial Bancorp.

What price target have analysts set for FFBC?

8 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for First Financial Bancorp's shares. Their predictions range from $28.00 to $34.00. On average, they expect First Financial Bancorp's share price to reach $30.8750 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.4%. View Analyst Ratings for First Financial Bancorp.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for First Financial Bancorp?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for First Financial Bancorp in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

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

Who are First Financial Bancorp's key executives?

First Financial Bancorp's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Claude E. Davis, Exec. Chairman (Age 58)
  • Mr. John M. Gavigan, Chief Admin. Officer & Director (Age 40)
  • Mr. Anthony M. Stollings, Chief Banking Officer & Director (Age 64)
  • Mr. Bradley J. Ringwald, Pres of Community Banking (Age 44)
  • Mr. Richard S. Dennen CPA, Pres of Commercial Fin. (Age 51)

Has First Financial Bancorp been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about FFBC stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. First Financial Bancorp earned a media sentiment score of 0.16 on Accern's scale. They also gave news headlines about the bank an impact score of 46.21 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are First Financial Bancorp's major shareholders?

First Financial Bancorp's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include First Financial Bank Trust Division (0.63%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.03%), Capital One National Association (0.02%), Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB (0.02%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.01%) and Park National Corp OH (0.01%). Company insiders that own First Financial Bancorp stock include Anthony M Stollings, Bradley J Ringwald, C Douglas Lefferson, Claude E Davis, David S Barker, Holly M Foster, J Wickliffe Ach, Jeffrey D Meyer, John T Neighbours, Knapke Murph, Maribeth S Rahe, Matthew B Burgess, Paul C Silva, Peter E Geier, Richard E Olszewski, Shannon M Kuhl, Vince Berta and William J Kramer. View Institutional Ownership Trends for First Financial Bancorp.

Which institutional investors are selling First Financial Bancorp stock?

FFBC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital One National Association. Company insiders that have sold First Financial Bancorp company stock in the last year include Bradley J Ringwald, C Douglas Lefferson, Claude E Davis and John T Neighbours. View Insider Buying and Selling for First Financial Bancorp.

Which institutional investors are buying First Financial Bancorp stock?

FFBC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Financial Bank Trust Division, Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Park National Corp OH and Bank of Montreal Can. Company insiders that have bought First Financial Bancorp stock in the last two years include David S Barker, J Wickliffe Ach, Jeffrey D Meyer, Maribeth S Rahe, Matthew B Burgess, Richard E Olszewski and Vince Berta. View Insider Buying and Selling for First Financial Bancorp.

How do I buy shares of First Financial Bancorp?

Shares of FFBC 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is First Financial Bancorp's stock price today?

One share of FFBC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $31.65.

How big of a company is First Financial Bancorp?

First Financial Bancorp has a market capitalization of $3.06 billion and generates $409.21 million in revenue each year. The bank earns $96.78 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.61 on an earnings per share basis. First Financial Bancorp employs 1,366 workers across the globe.

How can I contact First Financial Bancorp?

First Financial Bancorp's mailing address is 255 EAST FIFTH STREET SUITE 700, CINCINNATI OH, 45202. The bank can be reached via phone at 877-322-9530 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for First Financial Bancorp (NASDAQ FFBC)

Community Ranking:  1.5 out of 5 (star half star)
Outperform Votes:  159 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  389 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  548
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about First Financial Bancorp and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FFBC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FFBC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/16/2018 by Staff

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