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$9.40
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$9.40
Now: $9.40
$9.55
50-Day Range
$8.88
MA: $9.39
$10.05
52-Week Range
$7.90
Now: $9.40
$15.47
Volume15,656 shs
Average Volume25,213 shs
Market Capitalization$94.34 million
P/E Ratio10.44
Dividend Yield4.28%
Beta0.52

Competitors

First Financial Northwest (NASDAQ:FFNW) Vs. TREE, PBCT, TFSL, NYCB, MTG, and RDN

Should you be buying FFNW stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "thrifts & mortgage finance" are considered alternatives and competitors to First Financial Northwest, including LendingTree (TREE), People's United Financial (PBCT), TFS Financial (TFSL), New York Community Bancorp (NYCB), MGIC Investment (MTG), and Radian Group (RDN).

First Financial Northwest (NASDAQ:FFNW) and LendingTree (NASDAQ:TREE) are both finance companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, profitability, institutional ownership, risk, analyst recommendations and earnings.

Profitability

This table compares First Financial Northwest and LendingTree's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
First Financial Northwest14.18%5.79%0.66%
LendingTree-0.89%8.61%3.46%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings for First Financial Northwest and LendingTree, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
First Financial Northwest0000N/A
LendingTree13902.62

LendingTree has a consensus target price of $322.6429, suggesting a potential downside of 6.53%. Given LendingTree's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe LendingTree is more favorable than First Financial Northwest.

Risk and Volatility

First Financial Northwest has a beta of 0.52, meaning that its stock price is 48% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, LendingTree has a beta of 2.35, meaning that its stock price is 135% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares First Financial Northwest and LendingTree's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
First Financial Northwest$63.76 million1.48$10.37 million$1.039.13
LendingTree$1.11 billion4.09$17.83 million$4.0285.86

LendingTree has higher revenue and earnings than First Financial Northwest. First Financial Northwest is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than LendingTree, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

43.3% of First Financial Northwest shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 89.4% of LendingTree shares are owned by institutional investors. 6.5% of First Financial Northwest shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 17.7% of LendingTree shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

LendingTree beats First Financial Northwest on 11 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

First Financial Northwest (NASDAQ:FFNW) and People's United Financial (NASDAQ:PBCT) are both finance companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, profitability, institutional ownership, risk, analyst recommendations and earnings.

Profitability

This table compares First Financial Northwest and People's United Financial's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
First Financial Northwest14.18%5.79%0.66%
People's United Financial20.81%7.39%0.94%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings for First Financial Northwest and People's United Financial, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
First Financial Northwest0000N/A
People's United Financial09102.10

People's United Financial has a consensus target price of $12.7857, suggesting a potential upside of 21.54%. Given People's United Financial's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe People's United Financial is more favorable than First Financial Northwest.

Dividends

First Financial Northwest pays an annual dividend of $0.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.3%. People's United Financial pays an annual dividend of $0.72 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.8%. First Financial Northwest pays out 38.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. People's United Financial pays out 51.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. First Financial Northwest has raised its dividend for 3 consecutive years and People's United Financial has raised its dividend for 12 consecutive years. People's United Financial is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Risk & Volatility

First Financial Northwest has a beta of 0.52, indicating that its share price is 48% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, People's United Financial has a beta of 1.21, indicating that its share price is 21% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares First Financial Northwest and People's United Financial's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
First Financial Northwest$63.76 million1.48$10.37 million$1.039.13
People's United Financial$2.31 billion1.93$520.40 million$1.397.57

People's United Financial has higher revenue and earnings than First Financial Northwest. People's United Financial is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than First Financial Northwest, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

43.3% of First Financial Northwest shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 73.6% of People's United Financial shares are held by institutional investors. 6.5% of First Financial Northwest shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 2.2% of People's United Financial shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

People's United Financial beats First Financial Northwest on 13 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

First Financial Northwest (NASDAQ:FFNW) and TFS Financial (NASDAQ:TFSL) are both finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, valuation, analyst recommendations and earnings.

Dividends

First Financial Northwest pays an annual dividend of $0.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.3%. TFS Financial pays an annual dividend of $1.12 per share and has a dividend yield of 7.1%. First Financial Northwest pays out 38.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. TFS Financial pays out 400.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. First Financial Northwest has raised its dividend for 3 consecutive years and TFS Financial has raised its dividend for 5 consecutive years. TFS Financial is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Profitability

This table compares First Financial Northwest and TFS Financial's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
First Financial Northwest14.18%5.79%0.66%
TFS Financial17.76%5.42%0.62%

Institutional and Insider Ownership

43.3% of First Financial Northwest shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 10.5% of TFS Financial shares are owned by institutional investors. 6.5% of First Financial Northwest shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.6% of TFS Financial shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility & Risk

First Financial Northwest has a beta of 0.52, meaning that its stock price is 48% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, TFS Financial has a beta of 0.41, meaning that its stock price is 59% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for First Financial Northwest and TFS Financial, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
First Financial Northwest0000N/A
TFS Financial0000N/A

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares First Financial Northwest and TFS Financial's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
First Financial Northwest$63.76 million1.48$10.37 million$1.039.13
TFS Financial$502.55 million8.84$80.24 million$0.2856.61

TFS Financial has higher revenue and earnings than First Financial Northwest. First Financial Northwest is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than TFS Financial, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

First Financial Northwest (NASDAQ:FFNW) and New York Community Bancorp (NYSE:NYCB) are both finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, valuation, analyst recommendations and earnings.

Dividends

First Financial Northwest pays an annual dividend of $0.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.3%. New York Community Bancorp pays an annual dividend of $0.68 per share and has a dividend yield of 8.2%. First Financial Northwest pays out 38.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. New York Community Bancorp pays out 88.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. First Financial Northwest has raised its dividend for 3 consecutive years and New York Community Bancorp has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Profitability

This table compares First Financial Northwest and New York Community Bancorp's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
First Financial Northwest14.18%5.79%0.66%
New York Community Bancorp21.57%6.43%0.74%

Institutional and Insider Ownership

43.3% of First Financial Northwest shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 60.8% of New York Community Bancorp shares are owned by institutional investors. 6.5% of First Financial Northwest shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 3.4% of New York Community Bancorp shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility & Risk

First Financial Northwest has a beta of 0.52, meaning that its stock price is 48% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, New York Community Bancorp has a beta of 0.88, meaning that its stock price is 12% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for First Financial Northwest and New York Community Bancorp, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
First Financial Northwest0000N/A
New York Community Bancorp16502.33

New York Community Bancorp has a consensus target price of $11.50, suggesting a potential upside of 38.06%. Given New York Community Bancorp's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe New York Community Bancorp is more favorable than First Financial Northwest.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares First Financial Northwest and New York Community Bancorp's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
First Financial Northwest$63.76 million1.48$10.37 million$1.039.13
New York Community Bancorp$1.89 billion2.05$395.04 million$0.7710.82

New York Community Bancorp has higher revenue and earnings than First Financial Northwest. First Financial Northwest is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than New York Community Bancorp, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

New York Community Bancorp beats First Financial Northwest on 11 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

First Financial Northwest (NASDAQ:FFNW) and MGIC Investment (NYSE:MTG) are both finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, valuation, analyst recommendations and earnings.

Dividends

First Financial Northwest pays an annual dividend of $0.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.3%. MGIC Investment pays an annual dividend of $0.24 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.4%. First Financial Northwest pays out 38.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. MGIC Investment pays out 13.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. First Financial Northwest has raised its dividend for 3 consecutive years and MGIC Investment has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. First Financial Northwest is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Profitability

This table compares First Financial Northwest and MGIC Investment's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
First Financial Northwest14.18%5.79%0.66%
MGIC Investment42.08%11.87%8.08%

Institutional and Insider Ownership

43.3% of First Financial Northwest shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 91.9% of MGIC Investment shares are owned by institutional investors. 6.5% of First Financial Northwest shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.6% of MGIC Investment shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility & Risk

First Financial Northwest has a beta of 0.52, meaning that its stock price is 48% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, MGIC Investment has a beta of 1.83, meaning that its stock price is 83% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for First Financial Northwest and MGIC Investment, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
First Financial Northwest0000N/A
MGIC Investment01702.88

MGIC Investment has a consensus target price of $12.4688, suggesting a potential upside of 22.12%. Given MGIC Investment's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe MGIC Investment is more favorable than First Financial Northwest.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares First Financial Northwest and MGIC Investment's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
First Financial Northwest$63.76 million1.48$10.37 million$1.039.13
MGIC Investment$1.21 billion2.85$673.76 million$1.845.55

MGIC Investment has higher revenue and earnings than First Financial Northwest. MGIC Investment is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than First Financial Northwest, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

MGIC Investment beats First Financial Northwest on 12 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Radian Group (NYSE:RDN) and First Financial Northwest (NASDAQ:FFNW) are both finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, earnings, institutional ownership, risk, analyst recommendations and profitability.

Profitability

This table compares Radian Group and First Financial Northwest's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Radian Group30.45%10.99%6.27%
First Financial Northwest14.18%5.79%0.66%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Radian Group and First Financial Northwest's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Radian Group$1.53 billion2.22$672.31 million$3.215.51
First Financial Northwest$63.76 million1.48$10.37 million$1.039.13

Radian Group has higher revenue and earnings than First Financial Northwest. Radian Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than First Financial Northwest, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

93.5% of Radian Group shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 43.3% of First Financial Northwest shares are held by institutional investors. 1.2% of Radian Group shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 6.5% of First Financial Northwest shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Dividends

Radian Group pays an annual dividend of $0.50 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.8%. First Financial Northwest pays an annual dividend of $0.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.3%. Radian Group pays out 15.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. First Financial Northwest pays out 38.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Radian Group has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and First Financial Northwest has increased its dividend for 3 consecutive years. First Financial Northwest is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for Radian Group and First Financial Northwest, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Radian Group01602.86
First Financial Northwest0000N/A

Radian Group currently has a consensus price target of $23.8333, suggesting a potential upside of 34.80%. Given Radian Group's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Radian Group is more favorable than First Financial Northwest.

Volatility & Risk

Radian Group has a beta of 1.66, meaning that its share price is 66% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, First Financial Northwest has a beta of 0.52, meaning that its share price is 48% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Radian Group beats First Financial Northwest on 12 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.


First Financial Northwest Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
LendingTree logo
TREE
LendingTree
1.1$345.17+2.8%$4.53 billion$1.11 billion-406.08
People's United Financial logo
PBCT
People's United Financial
2.3$10.52+1.4%$4.47 billion$2.31 billion9.15Upcoming Earnings
TFS Financial logo
TFSL
TFS Financial
1.1$15.85+0.4%$4.44 billion$502.55 million48.03Analyst Upgrade
Decrease in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
New York Community Bancorp logo
NYCB
New York Community Bancorp
2.6$8.33+1.3%$3.86 billion$1.89 billion10.41Upcoming Earnings
MGIC Investment logo
MTG
MGIC Investment
2.9$10.21+0.1%$3.46 billion$1.21 billion7.09
Radian Group logo
RDN
Radian Group
2.6$17.68+1.7%$3.39 billion$1.53 billion8.15
The Simply Good Foods logo
SMPL
The Simply Good Foods
1.8$20.86+1.8%$1.99 billion$523.38 million69.53Upcoming Earnings
Walker & Dunlop logo
WD
Walker & Dunlop
1.8$59.72+1.0%$1.86 billion$817.22 million9.68
Washington Federal logo
WAFD
Washington Federal
2.8$22.37+1.1%$1.69 billion$733.78 million9.13Earnings Announcement
Decrease in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
Capitol Federal Financial logo
CFFN
Capitol Federal Financial
2.1$11.29+0.3%$1.60 billion$351.91 million23.04Upcoming Earnings
Dividend Announcement
Heavy News Reporting
WSFS Financial logo
WSFS
WSFS Financial
2.5$29.88+1.8%$1.51 billion$709.20 million15.17Upcoming Earnings
WSFS Financial logo
WSFS
WSFS Financial
2.6$29.88+1.8%$1.51 billion$709.20 million15.17Upcoming Earnings
At Home Group logo
HOME
At Home Group
1.4$21.18+0.3%$1.36 billion$1.37 billion-2.67Insider Selling
Increase in Short Interest
Northwest Bancshares logo
NWBI
Northwest Bancshares
2.7$10.26+1.4%$1.31 billion$516.79 million18.00
EverQuote logo
EVER
EverQuote
1.4$37.23+2.1%$1.02 billionN/A0.00
OceanFirst Financial logo
OCFC
OceanFirst Financial
2.4$15.47+2.1%$933.77 million$350.96 million10.05
Provident Financial Services logo
PFS
Provident Financial Services
2.5$13.06+2.3%$860.31 million$435.26 million9.75Decrease in Short Interest
Oritani Financial logo
ORIT
Oritani Financial
1.2$18.60+0.0%$839.85 million$160.51 million15.76
Kearny Financial logo
KRNY
Kearny Financial
2.2$8.54+2.9%$764.48 million$252.93 million15.82Decrease in Short Interest
Brookline Bancorp logo
BRKL
Brookline Bancorp
2.3$9.45+1.3%$745.79 million$377.42 million16.02Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Upgrade
Heavy News Reporting
Federal Agricultural Mortgage logo
AGM
Federal Agricultural Mortgage
2.0$69.40+1.0%$744.87 million$666.03 million8.85Insider Selling
Decrease in Short Interest
First Defiance Financial logo
FDEF
First Defiance Financial
2.2$18.01+0.2%$678.37 million$186.04 million15.13Heavy News Reporting
HomeStreet logo
HMST
HomeStreet
2.2$29.80+1.0%$676.67 million$352.04 million14.12Upcoming Earnings
Meridian Bancorp logo
EBSB
Meridian Bancorp
1.9$11.81+1.3%$619.00 million$279.42 million9.08Upcoming Earnings
Heavy News Reporting
Banc of California logo
BANC
Banc of California
2.2$11.35+2.2%$570.13 million$403.23 million-12.90Upcoming Earnings
Decrease in Short Interest
Northfield Bancorp logo
NFBK
Northfield Bancorp
2.8$10.50+2.1%$557.82 million$179.95 million12.80Upcoming Earnings
Increase in Short Interest
Berkshire Hills Bancorp logo
BHLB
Berkshire Hills Bancorp
2.8$11.05+1.8%$556.67 million$593.52 million-1.06Upcoming Earnings
TrustCo Bank Corp NY logo
TRST
TrustCo Bank Corp NY
2.9$5.49+1.5%$528.94 million$210.72 million9.97
Hingham Institution for Savings logo
HIFS
Hingham Institution for Savings
1.1$205.64+3.5%$438.63 million$115.78 million9.95
Waterstone Financial logo
WSBF
Waterstone Financial
1.7$16.60+0.5%$430.06 million$210.49 million8.83Upcoming Earnings
Increase in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
Dime Community Bancshares logo
DCOM
Dime Community Bancshares
2.5$12.46+1.0%$411.89 million$250.44 million0.63Upcoming Earnings
Heavy News Reporting
Flushing Financial logo
FFIC
Flushing Financial
2.5$11.75+0.8%$331.56 million$288.43 million8.39Upcoming Earnings
Heavy News Reporting
Ocwen Financial logo
OCN
Ocwen Financial
0.6$26.71+4.4%$231.63 million$1.12 billion-7.75Heavy News Reporting
Home Bancorp logo
HBCP
Home Bancorp
3.0$25.82+1.2%$231.24 million$116.62 million13.04
Territorial Bancorp logo
TBNK
Territorial Bancorp
2.1$21.97+1.5%$209.02 million$83.40 million10.67Upcoming Earnings
Decrease in Short Interest
ESSA
ESSA Bancorp
1.9$13.20+1.4%$144.55 million$75.92 million0.00
BankFinancial logo
BFIN
BankFinancial
2.3$7.36+1.1%$109.27 million$71.58 million9.20
Provident Financial logo
PROV
Provident Financial
2.3$13.85+1.5%$102.99 million$46.98 million13.85
This page was last updated on 10/21/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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