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NASDAQ:FFWM

First Foundation - FFWM Stock Forecast, Price & News

$15.14
-0.50 (-3.20%)
(As of 01/30/2023 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$15.13
$15.98
50-Day Range
$13.59
$15.79
52-Week Range
$13.17
$27.32
Volume
554,642 shs
Average Volume
422,165 shs
Market Capitalization
$853.71 million
P/E Ratio
7.72
Dividend Yield
2.79%
Price Target
$21.70

First Foundation MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.50 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
43.3% Upside
$21.70 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.68% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-0.33
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.65mentions of First Foundation in the last 14 days
Based on 17 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$174,655 Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
50.00%
From $1.22 to $1.83 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

3.31 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

10th out of 891 stocks

State Commercial Banks Industry

1st out of 191 stocks


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About First Foundation (NASDAQ:FFWM) Stock

First Foundation Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides personal banking, business banking, and private wealth management services in the United States. It operates through two segments, Banking and Wealth Management. 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 certificate of deposits; and loan products consisting of multifamily and single family residential real estate loans, commercial real estate loans, and commercial term loans and line of credits, as well as consumer loans, such as personal installment loans and line of credits, and home equity line of credits. It also provides various specialized services comprising trust services, internet and mobile banking, remote deposit capture services, merchant credit card services, ATM cards, Visa debit cards, and business sweep accounts, as well as insurance brokerage services and equipment financing solutions. In addition, the company offers investment management and financial planning services; treasury management services; advisory and coordination services in the areas of estate planning, retirement planning, and charitable and business ownership issues; 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 operates through a network of 28 branch offices and 3 loan production offices in California, Nevada, Texas, and Hawaii. First Foundation Inc. was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

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FFWM Company Calendar

Last Earnings
10/26/2021
Ex-Dividend for 11/17 Dividend
11/04/2022
Dividend Payable
11/17/2022
Today
1/30/2023
Ex-Dividend for 2/16 Dividend
2/03/2023
Dividend Payable
2/16/2023
Next Earnings (Estimated)
4/25/2023
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
State commercial banks
Sub-Industry
N/A
Sector
Finance
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:FFWM
Fax
N/A
Employees
674
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$21.70
High Stock Price Forecast
$32.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$17.50
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+43.3%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.50
Research Coverage
4 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$110.51 million
Pretax Margin
40.56%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$338.67 million
Cash Flow
$2.52 per share
Book Value
$23.61 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
50,636,000
Market Cap
$853.71 million
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
0.95

Key Executives

  • Mr. Ulrich Emanuel Keller Jr. (Age 67)
    CFP, CFP, Exec. Chairman
    Comp: $946k
  • Mr. Scott Farris KavanaughMr. Scott Farris Kavanaugh (Age 62)
    CEO, Pres & Vice Chairman
    Comp: $2M
  • Ms. Amy Djou
    Exec. VP & Interim CFO
  • Mr. Christopher M. Naghibi Esq. (Age 43)
    Exec. VP & COO
  • Mr. Adriano S. Darmawan
    CTO & Exec. VP
  • Mr. Mark Gordon
    Exec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer
  • Ms. Kelly Rentzel
    Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.
  • Shannon M Wherry
    VP & Director of Communications
  • Mr. Tyler J. Resh
    Director of Marketing & Strategy
  • Lisa Carlson
    Exec. VP & CHRO













FFWM Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell First Foundation stock right now?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for First Foundation in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" FFWM shares.
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What is First Foundation's stock price forecast for 2023?

4 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for First Foundation's stock. Their FFWM share price forecasts range from $17.50 to $32.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $21.70 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 43.3% from the stock's current price.
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How have FFWM shares performed in 2023?

First Foundation's stock was trading at $14.33 at the beginning of the year. Since then, FFWM stock has increased by 5.7% and is now trading at $15.14.
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When is First Foundation's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 25th 2023.
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How were First Foundation's earnings last quarter?

First Foundation Inc. (NASDAQ:FFWM) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, October, 26th. The bank reported $0.83 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.64 by $0.19. The bank earned $89.87 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $77.52 million. First Foundation had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 10.25% and a net margin of 24.44%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.69 EPS.

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

First Foundation declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 26th. Stockholders of record on Monday, February 6th will be given a dividend of $0.11 per share on Thursday, February 16th. This represents a $0.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.91%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, February 3rd.
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Is First Foundation a good dividend stock?

First Foundation (NASDAQ:FFWM) pays an annual dividend of $0.44 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.79%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 3 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 22.45%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, FFWM will have a dividend payout ratio of 24.04% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for FFWM.

What other stocks do shareholders of First Foundation own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other First Foundation investors own include Block (SQ), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), AbbVie (ABBV), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Carnival Co. & (CCL), Enbridge (ENB), Ford Motor (F), General Electric (GE) and Huntington Bancshares (HBAN).

What is First Foundation's stock symbol?

First Foundation trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FFWM."

Who are First Foundation's major shareholders?

First Foundation's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Phocas Financial Corp. (0.43%), Wesbanco Bank Inc. (0.25%), FLC Capital Advisors (0.18%), New York State Common Retirement Fund (0.12%), Strs Ohio (0.08%) and Chesley Taft & Associates LLC (0.03%). Insiders that own company stock include David G Lake, David S Depillo, Diane M Rubin, Elizabeth A Pagliarini, John Hakopian, John Michel, Mitchell M Rosenberg, Sandra I Coufal, Scott F Kavanaugh, Ulrich E Keller Jr and Ulrich E Keller, Jr.
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How do I buy shares of First Foundation?

Shares of FFWM stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is First Foundation's stock price today?

One share of FFWM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.14.

How much money does First Foundation make?

First Foundation (NASDAQ:FFWM) has a market capitalization of $853.71 million and generates $338.67 million in revenue each year. The bank earns $110.51 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.96 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does First Foundation have?

The company employs 674 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 official website for the company is www.firstfoundationinc.com. The bank can be reached via phone at (949) 202-4160 or via email at jmichel@ff-inc.com.

This page (NASDAQ:FFWM) was last updated on 1/31/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff