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First Foundation (FFWM) Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.04 (+0.19%)
(As of 05/20/2022 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
190,067 shs
Average Volume
298,659 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.20 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About First Foundation

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.


First Foundation Tops Q1 EPS by 5c
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

State commercial banks
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$317.67 million
Cash Flow
$2.61 per share
Book Value
$19.16 per share


Net Income
$109.51 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$1.20 billion
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 5/16 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

3.39 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

33rd out of 1,351 stocks

State Commercial Banks Industry

10th out of 236 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 4.3Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 4.2Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

First Foundation (NASDAQ:FFWM) Frequently Asked Questions

Is First Foundation a buy right now?

3 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for First Foundation in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" First Foundation stock.
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When is First Foundation's next earnings date?

First Foundation is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 26th 2022.
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How were First Foundation's earnings last quarter?

First Foundation Inc. (NASDAQ:FFWM) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, April, 26th. The bank reported $0.55 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.51 by $0.04. First Foundation had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 12.94% and a net margin of 34.58%. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.50 earnings per share.
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How often does First Foundation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for First Foundation?

First Foundation announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 27th. Investors of record on Friday, May 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.11 per share on Monday, May 16th. This represents a $0.44 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.07%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 5th.
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Is First Foundation a good dividend stock?

First Foundation pays an annual dividend of $0.44 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.07%. First Foundation 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 of First Foundation is 17.81%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, First Foundation will have a dividend payout ratio of 16.92% next year. This indicates that First Foundation will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for FFWM?

3 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for First Foundation's stock. Their forecasts range from $30.00 to $32.00. On average, they anticipate First Foundation's share price to reach $31.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 45.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are First Foundation's key executives?
First Foundation's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Ulrich Emanuel Keller Jr., CFP, CFP, Exec. Chairman (Age 66, Pay $960k)
  • Mr. Scott Farris Kavanaugh, CEO & Vice Chairman (Age 61, Pay $1.84M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. David S. DePillo, Pres (Age 61, Pay $1.34M)
  • Mr. Kevin Lewis Thompson, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 49, Pay $525.17k)
  • Mr. Adriano S. Darmawan, CTO & Exec. VP
  • Ms. Kelly Rentzel, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.
  • Mr. Tyler J. Resh, Director of Marketing & Strategy
  • Mr. Curt Freeman, Sr. VP and Construction Products Mang.
  • Mr. Tony Fire, Sr. VP
  • Mr. Manjit Dhillon, Sr. VP
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 Square (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 investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.76%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.43%), GMT Capital Corp (3.91%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.35%), State Street Corp (2.37%) and Banc Funds Co. LLC (2.06%). Company insiders that own First Foundation stock include David S Depillo, Diane M Rubin, Elizabeth A Pagliarini, John Hakopian, Mitchell M Rosenberg, Sandra I Coufal, Scott F Kavanaugh, Ulrich E Keller Jr and Ulrich E Keller, Jr.
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Which major 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., Artemis Investment Management LLP, Federated Hermes Inc., BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Banc Funds Co. LLC, and FLC Capital Advisors. Company insiders that have sold First Foundation company stock in the last year include John Hakopian, Sandra I Coufal, Scott F Kavanaugh, Ulrich E Keller Jr, and Ulrich E Keller, Jr.
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Which major investors are buying First Foundation stock?

FFWM stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., GMT Capital Corp, State Street Corp, Wellington Management Group LLP, Naples Global Advisors LLC, Keeley Teton Advisors LLC, and Assenagon Asset Management S.A.. Company insiders that have bought First Foundation stock in the last two years include David S Depillo, Diane M Rubin, and Elizabeth A Pagliarini.
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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 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 $21.27.

How much money does First Foundation make?

First Foundation has a market capitalization of $1.20 billion and generates $317.67 million in revenue each year. The bank earns $109.51 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.469990 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does First Foundation have?

First Foundation employs 674 workers across the globe.

What is First Foundation's official website?

The official website for First Foundation is www.firstfoundationinc.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].

This page was last updated on 5/22/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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