NASDAQ:FFWM - First Foundation Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $14.72 +0.01 (+0.07 %) (As of 01/22/2019 06:28 AM ET)Previous Close$14.71Today's Range$14.65 - $14.7852-Week Range$11.79 - $20.43Volume180,518 shsAverage Volume142,060 shsMarket Capitalization$654.22 millionP/E Ratio15.18Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.76 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email First Foundation, Inc. is a financial services company, which engages in the provision of comprehensive platform of personalized financial services to individuals, businesses, and organizations. It operates through the following segments: Banking, Wealth Management, and Other. The Banking segment offers trust management, depository accounts, commercial lending, consulting and other services. The Wealth Management segment consists of wealth consulting services that included estate planning, philanthropic guidance, and investment management for individuals and families. The Other segment includes financial position and operating results of the stand-alone holding company. First Foundation, Inc. was founded by John Avak Hakopian and Ulrich Emanuel Keller, Jr. in 1990 and is headquartered in Irvine, CA. 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 Current SymbolNASDAQ:FFWM Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.ff-inc.com Phone949-202-4160Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.44 Current Ratio0.95 Quick Ratio0.95Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio15.18 Forward P/E Ratio13.76 P/E Growth1.66 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$175.52 million Price / Sales3.73 Cash Flow$0.9755 per share Price / Cash Flow15.09 Book Value$10.34 per share Price / Book1.42Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.97 Net Income$27.58 million Net Margins13.75% Return on Equity9.64% Return on Assets0.86%Miscellaneous Employees394 Outstanding Shares44,440,000Market Cap$654.22 million OptionableNot Optionable 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) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October, 23rd. The bank reported $0.33 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.26 by $0.07. The bank had revenue of $54.83 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $49.89 million. First Foundation had a net margin of 13.75% and a return on equity of 9.64%. 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, January 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for First Foundation. What price target have analysts set for FFWM? 5 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for First Foundation's stock. Their forecasts range from $16.00 to $24.00. On average, they anticipate First Foundation's stock price to reach $19.90 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 35.2% 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. Has First Foundation been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about FFWM stock have been trending very positive recently, InfoTrie reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. First Foundation earned a media sentiment score of 3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the bank a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. Who are some of First Foundation's key competitors? Some companies that are related to First Foundation include South State (SSB), International Bancshares (IBOC), First Interstate Bancsystem (FIBK), Union Bankshares (UBSH), Independent Bank (INDB), First Bancorp (FBP), Renasant (RNST), Great Western Bancorp (GWB), United Community Banks (UCBI), TowneBank (TOWN), Hilltop (HTH), Eagle Bancorp (EGBN), ServisFirst Bancshares (SFBS), Banner (BANR) and Pacific Premier Bancorp (PPBI). Who are First Foundation's key executives? First Foundation's management team includes the folowing people: Scott Farris Kavanaugh, Vice Chairman & Chief Executive OfficerLindsay Lawrence, Chief Operating Officer & Executive Vice PresidentJohn Matthias Michel, CFO, Principal Accounting Officer & Executive VPChristopher Naghibi, Chief Credit Officer & Executive Vice PresidentHugo Nuno, Chief Risk Officer & Executive Vice President Who are First Foundation's major shareholders? First Foundation's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc. (0.04%). 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 buying First Foundation stock? FFWM stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought First Foundation stock in the last two years include David G Lake, James G Brakke 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 $14.72. How big of a company is First Foundation? First Foundation has a market capitalization of $654.22 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. What is First Foundation's official website? The official website for First Foundation is http://www.ff-inc.com. 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: 170 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 191 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 361MarketBeat'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. 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