First Financial Bankshares Company Profile (NASDAQ:FFIN)

About First Financial Bankshares (NASDAQ:FFIN)

First Financial Bankshares logoFirst Financial Bankshares, Inc. is a financial holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, conducts commercial banking business. As of December 31, 2016, the Company's subsidiaries included First Financial Bank, National Association, Abilene, Texas; First Technology Services, Inc., Abilene, Texas; First Financial Trust & Asset Management Company, National Association, Abilene, Texas; First Financial Investments, Inc., Abilene, Texas, and First Financial Insurance Agency, Inc., Abilene, Texas. Its banking centers are located in Central, North Central, Southeast and West Texas. Its loan portfolio consists of loans made to businesses, professionals, individuals, and farm and ranch operations located in the primary trade areas served by its subsidiary bank. Its securities available-for-sale include the United States Treasury securities, Obligations of the United States Government sponsored enterprises and agencies and Obligations of states and political subdivisions.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Commercial Banks
  • Sub-Industry: Regional Banks
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:FFIN
  • CUSIP: 32020R10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $2.99 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 65,669,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $43.24
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $41.57
  • 52 Week Range: $35.05 - $47.90
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 28.11
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 24.52
  • P/E Growth: 2.72
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $308.2 million
  • Price / Sales: 9.72
  • Book Value: $13.51 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.38
  • Annual Dividend: $0.76
  • Dividend Yield: 1.7%
  • Net Margins: 33.51%
  • Return on Equity: 12.87%
  • Return on Assets: 1.61%
  • Current Ratio: 0.60%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.60%
  • Average Volume: 166,663 shs.
  • Beta: 1.38
  • Short Ratio: 40.03

Frequently Asked Questions for First Financial Bankshares (NASDAQ:FFIN)

What is First Financial Bankshares' stock symbol?

First Financial Bankshares trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FFIN."

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

First Financial Bankshares declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 31st. Investors of record on Friday, September 15th will be given a dividend of $0.19 per share on Monday, October 2nd. This represents a $0.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.67%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 14th. View First Financial Bankshares' Dividend History.

When did First Financial Bankshares' stock split? How did First Financial Bankshares' stock split work?

First Financial Bankshares shares split on Tuesday, June 3rd 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Tuesday, April 22nd 2014. The newly created shares were payable to shareholders after the market closes on Monday, June 2nd 2014. An investor that had 100 shares of First Financial Bankshares stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

How will First Financial Bankshares' stock buyback program work?

First Financial Bankshares declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock buyback plan on Wednesday, July 26th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase 2,000,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are usually a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were First Financial Bankshares' earnings last quarter?

First Financial Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIN) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 19th. The company reported $0.44 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $0.44. The business had revenue of $83.95 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $89.87 million. First Financial Bankshares had a net margin of 33.51% and a return on equity of 12.87%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 6.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.39 EPS. View First Financial Bankshares' Earnings History.

Where is First Financial Bankshares' stock going? Where will First Financial Bankshares' stock price be in 2017?

4 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for First Financial Bankshares' stock. Their predictions range from $39.00 to $43.00. On average, they expect First Financial Bankshares' share price to reach $41.25 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for First Financial Bankshares.

Who are some of First Financial Bankshares' key competitors?

Who are First Financial Bankshares' key executives?

First Financial Bankshares' management team includes the folowing people:

  • F. Scott Dueser, Non-Independent Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • J. Bruce Hildebrand CPA, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Kirk W. Thaxton, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, First Financial Trust & Asset Management Company
  • Ronald D. Butler II, Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer
  • Gary S. Gragg, Executive Vice President
  • Tucker S. Bridwell, Lead Independent Director
  • April Anthony, Independent Director
  • Steven L. Beal, Independent Director
  • David L. Copeland, Independent Director
  • Murray Hamilton Edwards, Independent Director

Who owns First Financial Bankshares stock?

First Financial Bankshares' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Nationwide Fund Advisors (0.05%). Company insiders that own First Financial Bankshares stock include David L Copeland, F Scott Dueser, Ivan Tim Lancaster, Johnny Trotter, Kade Matthews, Murray Hamilton Edwards, Randall Allen Roewe, Ronald N Giddiens and Ross Henry Smith Jr. View Institutional Ownership Trends for First Financial Bankshares.

Who sold First Financial Bankshares stock? Who is selling First Financial Bankshares stock?

First Financial Bankshares' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nationwide Fund Advisors. Company insiders that have sold First Financial Bankshares stock in the last year include David L Copeland, Kade Matthews and Ronald N Giddiens. View Insider Buying and Selling for First Financial Bankshares.

How do I buy First Financial Bankshares stock?

Shares of First Financial Bankshares can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is First Financial Bankshares' stock price today?

One share of First Financial Bankshares stock can currently be purchased for approximately $45.60.

MarketBeat Community Rating for First Financial Bankshares (NASDAQ FFIN)
Community Ranking:  1.2 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  70 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  228 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  298
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about First Financial Bankshares and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for First Financial Bankshares (NASDAQ:FFIN) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $41.25 (9.54% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for First Financial Bankshares (NASDAQ:FFIN)
Price Target History for First Financial Bankshares (NASDAQ:FFIN)
Analysts' Ratings History for First Financial Bankshares (NASDAQ:FFIN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/20/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingHold$42.00N/AView Rating Details
9/1/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingHold$41.00LowView Rating Details
8/2/2017StephensSet Price TargetHold$39.00LowView Rating Details
3/22/2017Hovde GroupUpgradeUnderperform -> Market Perform$43.00HighView Rating Details
1/29/2016Sandler O'NeillDowngradeHold -> SellN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for First Financial Bankshares (NASDAQ:FFIN)
Earnings by Quarter for First Financial Bankshares (NASDAQ:FFIN)
Earnings History by Quarter for First Financial Bankshares (NASDAQ FFIN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/19/2017Q3 2017$0.44$0.44$89.87 million$83.95 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/20/2017Q2 2017$0.42$0.43$87.11 million$82.25 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/20/2017Q1 2017$0.39$0.40$83.55 million$78.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2017Q4 2016$0.40$0.40$85.09 million$78.26 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/20/2016Q3$0.40$0.39$85.30 million$78.88 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2016Q2$0.39$0.41$84.60 million$77.99 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2016Q1$0.39$0.39$83.50 million$76.84 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2016Q4$0.41$0.38$84.00 million$77.28 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q3$0.40$0.40$84.30 million$76.54 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/16/2015Q2$0.37$0.39$75.30 million$70.15 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/16/2015Q1$0.36$0.37$69.92 million$67.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/22/2015Q4 2014$0.36$0.35$70.16 million$67.11 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/16/2014Q3$0.36$0.36$69.50 million$66.21 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/17/2014Q2 2014$0.35$0.33$67.68 million$64.09 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/17/2014Q1 2014$0.66$0.70$65.98 million$63.58 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/23/2014Q4$0.69$0.66$66.74 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/17/2013Q313$0.65$0.61$63.46 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/18/2013Q2 2013$0.61$0.62$59.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/18/2013Q1 2013$0.57$0.59$55.93 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/24/2013Q4 2012$0.60$0.58$56.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/18/2012$0.58$0.62ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/19/2012$0.56$0.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/23/2012$0.54$0.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2012$0.55$0.55ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/20/2011$0.54$0.57ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2011$0.50$0.52ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2011$0.73$0.78ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2011$0.70$0.74ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for First Financial Bankshares (NASDAQ:FFIN)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.67
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.83
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.38$0.38$0.38
Q2 20171$0.41$0.41$0.41
Q3 20171$0.44$0.44$0.44
Q4 20171$0.44$0.44$0.44
Q1 20181$0.42$0.42$0.42
Q2 20181$0.45$0.45$0.45
Q3 20181$0.48$0.48$0.48
Q4 20181$0.48$0.48$0.48
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for First Financial Bankshares (NASDAQ:FFIN)
Most Recent Dividend:10/2/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.76
Dividend Yield:1.67%
Payout Ratio:45.51% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
44.44% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
40.86% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for First Financial Bankshares (NASDAQ:FFIN)

Dividend History by Quarter for First Financial Bankshares (NASDAQ FFIN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for First Financial Bankshares (NASDAQ:FFIN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 5.04%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 50.12%
Insider Trades by Quarter for First Financial Bankshares (NASDAQ:FFIN)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for First Financial Bankshares (NASDAQ:FFIN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for First Financial Bankshares (NASDAQ:FFIN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/14/2017F Scott DueserChairmanBuy475$41.43$19,679.25View SEC Filing  
6/9/2017Ronald N GiddiensDirectorSell1,000$41.00$41,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2017Johnny TrotterDirectorBuy1,000$38.55$38,550.00View SEC Filing  
5/31/2017David L CopelandDirectorSell684$38.00$25,992.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2017Murray Hamilton EdwardsDirectorBuy380$38.50$14,630.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2017Johnny TrotterDirectorBuy350$39.51$13,828.50View SEC Filing  
4/28/2017Johnny TrotterDirectorBuy1,500$40.36$60,540.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2017Johnny TrotterDirectorBuy1,500$43.54$65,310.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2017Kade MatthewsDirectorSell8,915$44.05$392,705.75View SEC Filing  
3/3/2017Johnny TrotterDirectorBuy2,000$43.84$87,680.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2017Kade MatthewsDirectorSell43,133$44.69$1,927,613.77View SEC Filing  
2/8/2017Murray Hamilton EdwardsDirectorBuy2,000$41.40$82,800.00View SEC Filing  
2/2/2017Johnny TrotterDirectorBuy2,000$41.74$83,480.00View SEC Filing  
1/31/2017Murray Hamilton EdwardsDirectorBuy490$42.20$20,678.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2016Ross Henry Smith JrDirectorBuy1,000$32.45$32,450.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2016Randall Allen RoeweInsiderBuy200$28.59$5,718.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2016Murray Hamilton EdwardsDirectorBuy475$27.10$12,872.50View SEC Filing  
2/18/2016Ivan Tim LancasterDirectorBuy1,000$27.03$27,030.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2016Murray Hamilton EdwardsDirectorBuy2,000$26.20$52,400.00View SEC Filing  
11/24/2015Murray Hamilton EdwardsDirectorBuy2,200$35.15$77,330.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2015Johnny TrotterDirectorBuy2,700$29.90$80,730.00View SEC Filing  
8/24/2015Murray Hamilton EdwardsDirectorBuy2,000$30.13$60,260.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2015Gary L WebbEVPSell10,999$33.35$366,816.65View SEC Filing  
5/6/2015Johnny TrotterDirectorBuy1,000$29.41$29,410.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2015Murray Hamilton EdwardsDirectorBuy5,084$29.50$149,978.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2015Tucker S BridwellDirectorBuy4,000$28.99$115,960.00View SEC Filing  
12/10/2014Murray Hamilton EdwardsDirectorBuy2,500$30.00$75,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2014Johnny TrotterDirectorBuy9,000$29.53$265,770.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2014David L CopelandDirectorSell19,000$31.86$605,340.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2014David L CopelandDirectorSell30,000$31.51$945,300.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2014David L CopelandDirectorSell25,100$30.62$768,562.00View SEC Filing  
6/4/2014David L CopelandDirectorSell34,900$30.47$1,063,403.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2014Johnny TrotterDirectorBuy7,100$60.11$426,781.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2014David CopelandDirectorSell2,000$61.09$122,180.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2014David CopelandDirectorSell7,500$62.13$465,975.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014David CopelandDirectorSell30,000$61.77$1,853,100.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2014Johnny TrotterDirectorBuy2,000$59.62$119,240.00View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014David CopelandDirectorSell15,000$60.42$906,300.00View SEC Filing  
2/4/2014Johnny TrotterDirectorBuy1,000$59.72$59,720.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2014Murray Hamilton EdwardsDirectorBuy1,000$59.80$59,800.00View SEC Filing  
1/31/2014Johnny TrotterDirectorBuy1,000$61.78$61,780.00View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013Murray Hamilton EdwardsDirectorBuy1,000$56.95$56,950.00View SEC Filing  
8/30/2013Murray Hamilton EdwardsDirectorBuy1,000$57.50$57,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/31/2013Joseph E CanonDirectorSell5,000$62.54$312,700.00View SEC Filing  
7/25/2013Kade MatthewsDirectorSell50,404$62.80$3,165,371.20View SEC Filing  
7/23/2013Joseph E CanonDirectorSell5,000$62.68$313,400.00View SEC Filing  
4/24/2013Ronald N GiddiensDirectorBuy1,218$49.06$59,755.08View SEC Filing  
2/25/2013F Scott DueserCEOBuy6,024$43.82$263,971.68View SEC Filing  
11/16/2012F Scott DueserCEOBuy132,977$35.32$4,696,747.64View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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