About First Financial Bancorp (NASDAQ:FFBC)
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.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry National commercial banks
Trailing P/E Ratio20.06
Forward P/E Ratio14.88
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$409.21 million
Price / Sales7.72
Cash Flow$1.9840 per share
Price / Cash16.28
Book Value$15.00 per share
Price / Book2.15
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.61
Net Income$96.78 million
Return on Equity12.18%
Return on Assets1.27%
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 paid 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 2.35%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend 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) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 19th. The bank reported $0.52 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate 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 net margin of 26.91% and a return on equity of 12.18%. The firm's revenue was up 7.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted ($0.17) EPS. View First Financial Bancorp's Earnings History.
When is First Financial Bancorp's next earnings date?
What price target have analysts set for FFBC?
8 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for First Financial Bancorp's shares. Their forecasts range from $28.00 to $34.00. On average, they anticipate First Financial Bancorp's stock price to reach $30.8750 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for First Financial Bancorp.
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), PacWest Bancorp (PACW), BOK Financial (BOKF), Synovus Financial (SNV), CIT Group (CIT), Akbank T.A.S. (AKBTY), First Horizon National (FHN), Webster Bank (WBS), 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. Richard S. Dennen CPA, Pres of Commercial Fin. (Age 51)
- Mr. Archie M. Brown Jr., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57)
Has First Financial Bancorp been receiving favorable news coverage?
News stories about FFBC stock have trended positive on Sunday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. First Financial Bancorp earned a media sentiment score of 0.45 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the bank an impact score of 43.64 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.
Who are First Financial Bancorp's major shareholders?
First Financial Bancorp's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (16.63%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.16%), Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (4.59%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (4.13%), Northern Trust Corp (2.97%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.41%). 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, Knapke Murph, Maribeth S Rahe, Matthew B Burgess, Paul C Silva, Peter E Geier, Richard E Olszewski, Shannon M Kuhl 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 Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Millennium Management LLC, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Truepoint Inc. and Victory Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold First Financial Bancorp company stock in the last year include Bradley J Ringwald, C Douglas Lefferson and Claude E Davis. View Insider Buying and Selling for First Financial Bancorp.
Which institutional investors are buying First Financial Bancorp stock?
FFBC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., Northern Trust Corp, Prudential Financial Inc., Natixis, Maltese Capital Management LLC and Federated Investors Inc. PA. 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 and Richard E Olszewski. 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 $32.30.
How big of a company is First Financial Bancorp?
First Financial Bancorp has a market capitalization of $3.16 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]
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