NASDAQ:FFNW - First Financial Northwest Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $15.08 -0.12 (-0.79 %) (As of 12/13/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$15.20Today's Range$15.05 - $15.4452-Week Range$13.13 - $21.82Volume16,300 shsAverage Volume25,815 shsMarket Capitalization$166.99 millionP/E Ratio16.94Dividend Yield2.09%Beta0.27 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email First Financial Northwest, Inc. operates as the holding company for First Financial Northwest Bank that provides commercial banking services in Washington. The company offers a range of deposit products, including noninterest bearing accounts, interest-bearing demand accounts, money market deposit accounts, statement savings accounts, and certificates of deposit. Its loan products comprise one-to-four family residential loans; multifamily and commercial real estate loans; construction/land loans for the construction of single-family residences, condominiums, townhouses, multifamily properties, and residential developments; business loans; and consumer loans, such as home equity loans and savings account loans. The company primarily serves the greater Puget Sound region of King, as well as Pierce, Snohomish, and Kitsap counties, Washington through its full-service banking office in Renton, Washington; and eight additional branches in King and Snohomish counties, Washington. First Financial Northwest, Inc. was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in Renton, Washington. 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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry State commercial banks Sub-IndustryThrifts & Mortgage Finance SectorFinance Current SymbolNASDAQ:FFNW Previous Symbol CUSIP32022K10 Webwww.ffnwb.com Phone425-255-4400 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.96 Current Ratio1.12 Quick Ratio1.12 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio16.94 Forward P/E Ratio10.05 P/E Growth1.46 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$49.85 million Price / Sales3.30 Cash Flow$1.0329 per share Price / Cash Flow14.60 Book Value$13.27 per share Price / Book1.14 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.89 Net Income$8.47 million Net Margins26.45% Return on Equity10.66% Return on Assets1.30% Miscellaneous Employees145 Outstanding Shares10,910,000Market Cap$166.99 million OptionableOptionable First Financial Northwest (NASDAQ:FFNW) Frequently Asked Questions What is First Financial Northwest's stock symbol? First Financial Northwest trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FFNW." How often does First Financial Northwest pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for First Financial Northwest? First Financial Northwest declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 26th. Investors of record on Friday, November 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.08 per share on Friday, December 14th. This represents a $0.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.12%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 29th. View First Financial Northwest's Dividend History. How will First Financial Northwest's stock buyback program work? First Financial Northwest announced that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase program on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which permits the company to buyback 1,100,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are often a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued. How were First Financial Northwest's earnings last quarter? First Financial Northwest, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFNW) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 25th. The bank reported $0.27 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.27. The bank earned $10.90 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $11.05 million. First Financial Northwest had a net margin of 26.45% and a return on equity of 10.66%. View First Financial Northwest's Earnings History. When is First Financial Northwest's next earnings date? First Financial Northwest is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, January 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for First Financial Northwest. What price target have analysts set for FFNW? 2 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for First Financial Northwest's shares. Their predictions range from $19.00 to $19.00. On average, they expect First Financial Northwest's share price to reach $19.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 26.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for First Financial Northwest. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for First Financial Northwest? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for First Financial Northwest in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for First Financial Northwest. Has First Financial Northwest been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about FFNW stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. First Financial Northwest earned a coverage optimism score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the bank a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are some of First Financial Northwest's key competitors? Some companies that are related to First Financial Northwest include Guaranty Bancorp (GBNK), Tristate Capital (TSC), HomeStreet (HMST), Stock Yards Bancorp (SYBT), First Foundation (FFWM), Horizon Bancorp (HBNC), Flushing Financial (FFIC), Fidelity Southern (LION), Blue Hills Bancorp (BHBK), Preferred Bank (PFBC), ConnectOne Bancorp (CNOB), Merchants Bancorp (MBIN), Customers Bancorp (CUBI), Equity BancShares (EQBK) and Veritex (VBTX). Who are First Financial Northwest's key executives? First Financial Northwest's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Joseph W. Kiley III, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 62)Mr. Richard P. Jacobson, Exec. VP, CFO, COO & Director (Age 55)Ms. Dalen D. Harrison, Sr. VP & Chief Deposit Officer of First Financial Northwest Bank (Age 59)Ms. Joann E. Lee, Sec. & Director (Age 63)Mr. Ronnie J. Clariza, Sr. VP & Chief Risk Officer of First Financial Northwest Bank (Age 37) Who are First Financial Northwest's major shareholders? First Financial Northwest's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.19%), Vanguard Group Inc (3.27%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.27%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.87%), Hillsdale Investment Management Inc. (0.66%) and Bowling Portfolio Management LLC (0.29%). Company insiders that own First Financial Northwest stock include Gary F Faull, Gregg H Deritis, Joann E Lee, Joseph W Kiley III, Kevin D Padrick, Richard P Jacobson and Ronnie J Clariza. View Institutional Ownership Trends for First Financial Northwest. Which institutional investors are buying First Financial Northwest stock? FFNW stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, Hillsdale Investment Management Inc., Seizert Capital Partners LLC, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, Matarin Capital Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., First Trust Advisors LP and Vanguard Group Inc. View Insider Buying and Selling for First Financial Northwest. How do I buy shares of First Financial Northwest? Shares of FFNW 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 Northwest's stock price today? One share of FFNW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.08. How big of a company is First Financial Northwest? First Financial Northwest has a market capitalization of $166.99 million and generates $49.85 million in revenue each year. The bank earns $8.47 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.89 on an earnings per share basis. First Financial Northwest employs 145 workers across the globe. What is First Financial Northwest's official website? The official website for First Financial Northwest is http://www.ffnwb.com. How can I contact First Financial Northwest? First Financial Northwest's mailing address is 201 WELLS AVENUE SOUTH, RENTON WA, 98057. The bank can be reached via phone at 425-255-4400. MarketBeat Community Rating for First Financial Northwest (NASDAQ FFNW)Community Ranking: 2.5 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 143 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 145 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 288MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about First Financial Northwest and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FFNW will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FFNW will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 12/13/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How the Consumer Price Index (CPI) is calculated?