NASDAQ:FFBC - First Financial Bancorp Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $31.60 +0.10 (+0.32 %) (As of 07/18/2018 10:12 AM ET)Previous Close$31.55Today's Range$31.55 - $31.7052-Week Range$22.80 - $33.70Volume887 shsAverage Volume293,535 shsMarket Capitalization$3.09 billionP/E Ratio19.63Dividend Yield2.41%Beta1.1 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email First 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. Receive FFBC News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for FFBC and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry National commercial banks Sub-IndustryRegional Banks SectorFinance SymbolNASDAQ:FFBC CUSIP32020910 Webwww.bankatfirst.com Phone877-322-9530 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.82 Current Ratio0.91 Quick Ratio0.91 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio19.63 Forward P/E Ratio14.56 P/E Growth1.45 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$409.21 million Price / Sales7.55 Cash Flow$1.9874 per share Price / Cash15.90 Book Value$15.00 per share Price / Book2.11 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.61 Net Income$96.78 million Net Margins26.91% Return on Equity12.18% Return on Assets1.27% Miscellaneous Employees1,366 Outstanding Shares97,810,000Market Cap$3,085.91 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 announced 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 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.41%. 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) announced its earnings results on Thursday, April, 19th. The bank reported $0.52 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.47 by $0.05. The bank earned $92.75 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $93.03 million. First Financial Bancorp had a net margin of 26.91% and a return on equity of 12.18%. The company's revenue was up 7.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business 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 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for First Financial Bancorp's shares. Their forecasts range from $28.00 to $34.00. On average, they expect First Financial Bancorp's stock price to reach $30.8750 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.3%. 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? Some companies that are related to First Financial Bancorp include Zions Bancorp (ZION), Cullen/Frost Bankers (CFR), CIT Group (CIT), Synovus Financial (SNV), BOK Financial (BOKF), PacWest Bancorp (PACW), Webster Financial (WBS), First Horizon National (FHN), Akbank T.A.S. (AKBTY), Sterling Bancorp (STL), Pinnacle Financial Partners (PNFP), F.N.B. (FNB), TCF Financial (TCF), Valley National Bancorp (VLY) and MB Financial (MBFI). 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? Media coverage about FFBC stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. First Financial Bancorp earned a news sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the bank an impact score of 46.01 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are First Financial Bancorp's major shareholders? First Financial Bancorp's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders 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%), Kirr Marbach & Co. LLC IN (0.02%) and Fox Run Management L.L.C. (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 major 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 major 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, Kirr Marbach & Co. LLC IN, Fox Run Management L.L.C., 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 $31.60. How big of a company is First Financial Bancorp? First Financial Bancorp has a market capitalization of $3.09 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: 1.4 out of 5 ()Outperform Votes: 159 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 391 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 550MarketBeat'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 7/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What do I need to know about analyst ratings?