NASDAQ:FFWM - First Foundation Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $16.71 +0.04 (+0.24 %) (As of 09/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$16.67Today's Range$16.40 - $16.8952-Week Range$14.95 - $20.43Volume2.21 million shsAverage Volume200,625 shsMarket Capitalization$736.10 millionP/E Ratio17.20Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.59 Company ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarnings HistoryFinancialsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email First Foundation Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides financial services to individuals, businesses, and other organizations in the United States. It operates in two segments, Banking; and Investment Management and Wealth Planning. The company offers a range of bank deposit products, including personal and business checking accounts, savings accounts, interest-bearing negotiable order of withdrawal accounts, money market accounts, and time certificates of deposit; and loan products consisting of multifamily and single family residential real estate loans, commercial real estate loans, and commercial term loans and lines of credit, as well as consumer loans, such as personal installment loans and lines of credit, and home equity lines of credit. It also provides various specialized services comprising trust services, online banking, remote deposit capture, merchant credit card services, ATM cards, Visa debit cards, and business sweep accounts, as well as insurance brokerage services. In addition, the company offers investment management and financial planning services; advisory and coordination services in the areas of estate planning, retirement planning, charitable and business ownership issues, and issues faced by executives of publicly-traded companies; and financial, investment, and economic advisory and related services. Further, it provides support services, including the processing and transmission of financial and economic data for charitable organizations. The company was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Irvine, California. Receive FFWM News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for FFWM and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry State commercial banks Sub-IndustryN/A SectorFinance SymbolNASDAQ:FFWM CUSIPN/A Webwww.ff-inc.com Phone949-202-4160 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.53 Current Ratio1.13 Quick Ratio1.00 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio17.20 Forward P/E Ratio16.22 P/E Growth2.31 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$175.52 million Price / Sales4.23 Cash Flow$0.9835 per share Price / Cash16.99 Book Value$10.34 per share Price / Book1.62 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.97 Net Income$27.58 million Net Margins12.87% Return on Equity9.51% Return on Assets0.82% Miscellaneous Employees394 Outstanding Shares44,400,000Market Cap$736.10 million First Foundation (NASDAQ:FFWM) Frequently Asked Questions What is First Foundation's stock symbol? First Foundation trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FFWM." How were First Foundation's earnings last quarter? First Foundation Inc (NASDAQ:FFWM) issued its earnings results on Monday, July, 30th. The bank reported $0.22 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.28 by $0.06. The bank earned $43.24 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $45.38 million. First Foundation had a net margin of 12.87% and a return on equity of 9.51%. View First Foundation's Earnings History. When is First Foundation's next earnings date? First Foundation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October, 24th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for First Foundation. What price target have analysts set for FFWM? 5 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for First Foundation's stock. Their forecasts range from $16.00 to $24.00. On average, they expect First Foundation's stock price to reach $20.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 22.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for First Foundation. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for First Foundation? 5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for First Foundation in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for First Foundation. Who are some of First Foundation's key competitors? Some companies that are related to First Foundation include Union Bankshares (UBSH), CVB Financial (CVBF), First Interstate Bancsystem (FIBK), Great Western Bancorp (GWB), Independent Bank (INDB), Pacific Premier Bancorp (PPBI), United Community Banks (UCBI), TowneBank (TOWN), Ameris Bancorp (ABCB), Renasant (RNST), ServisFirst Bancshares (SFBS), Premier Financial Bancorp (PFBI), Heartland Financial USA (HTLF), Banner (BANR) and Independent Bank Group (IBTX). Who are First Foundation's key executives? First Foundation's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Ulrich Emanuel Keller Jr., CFP, Exec. Chairman (Age 62)Mr. Scott Farris Kavanaugh, Vice Chairman & CEO (Age 57)Mr. Robert Noble, EVP & Chief Lending Officer (Age 57)Mr. John Matthias Michel, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 58) Has First Foundation been receiving favorable news coverage? Media headlines about FFWM stock have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. First Foundation earned a coverage optimism score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news stories about the bank an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for First Foundation. Who are First Foundation's major shareholders? First Foundation's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (8.94%), BlackRock Inc. (4.45%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.26%), Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust (2.11%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (2.01%) and Emerald Advisers Inc. PA (1.51%). Company insiders that own First Foundation stock include David G Lake, Gerald L Larsen, Jacob Sonenshine, James G Brakke, John Hakopian, John Michel, Max Briggs, Scott F Kavanaugh, Ulrich E Keller Jr and Warren D Fix. View Institutional Ownership Trends for First Foundation. Which institutional investors are selling First Foundation stock? FFWM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Boston Partners, Employees Retirement System of Texas, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Bank of New York Mellon Corp and Mesirow Financial Investment Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold First Foundation company stock in the last year include Gerald L Larsen, Jacob Sonenshine, John Hakopian, Max Briggs, Scott F Kavanaugh, Ulrich E Keller Jr and Warren D Fix. View Insider Buying and Selling for First Foundation. Which institutional investors are buying First Foundation stock? FFWM stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, BlackRock Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Royce & Associates LP, Citadel Advisors LLC and Raymond James & Associates. Company insiders that have bought First Foundation stock in the last two years include David G Lake, James G Brakke, John Michel and Max Briggs. View Insider Buying and Selling for First Foundation. How do I buy shares of First Foundation? Shares of FFWM 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 Foundation's stock price today? One share of FFWM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.71. How big of a company is First Foundation? First Foundation has a market capitalization of $736.10 million and generates $175.52 million in revenue each year. The bank earns $27.58 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.97 on an earnings per share basis. First Foundation employs 394 workers across the globe. How can I contact First Foundation? First Foundation's mailing address is 18101 VON KARMAN AVE SUITE 700, IRVINE CA, 92612. The bank can be reached via phone at 949-202-4160 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for First Foundation (NASDAQ FFWM)Community Ranking: 2.4 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 160 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 172 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 332MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about First Foundation and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FFWM will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FFWM will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 9/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How is an ETF different from a mutual fund?