NASDAQ:FISI - Financial Institutions Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$25.85 -0.17 (-0.65 %)
(As of 12/19/2018 09:22 AM ET)
Previous Close$26.02
Today's Range$25.80 - $26.25
52-Week Range$25.77 - $34.35
Volume43,944 shs
Average Volume36,041 shs
Market Capitalization$414.37 million
P/E Ratio13.32
Dividend Yield3.69%
Financial Institutions, Inc. operates as the holding company for Five Star Bank that provides banking and financial services to individuals, municipalities, and businesses. It operates in two segments, Banking and Non-Banking. The company offers checking and savings account programs, including money market accounts, certificates of deposit, and sweep investments, as well as individual retirement and other qualified plan accounts. It also provides short and medium-term commercial loans for working capital, business expansion, and purchase of equipment; commercial business loans to the agricultural industry for short-term crop production, farm equipment, and livestock financing; commercial mortgage loans to finance the purchase of real property; and one-to-four family residential mortgage loans, home improvement loans, closed-end home equity loans, and home equity lines of credit, as well as consumer loans, such as automobile, recreational vehicle, boat, personal, and deposit account collateralized loans. In addition, the company provides personal insurance, including automobile, homeowners, boat, recreational vehicle, landlord, and umbrella coverage; commercial insurance, such as property, liability, automobile, inland marine, workers compensation, bonds, crop, and umbrella insurance products; and financial services comprising life and disability insurance, Medicare supplements, long-term care, annuities, mutual funds, and retirement programs. Further, it offers customized investment management, investment consulting and advisory, and wealth management services, as well as retirement plan services; and invests in various securities. As of February 28, 2018, the company operated a network of approximately 50 offices throughout Western and Central New York State. Financial Institutions, Inc. was founded in 1817 and is headquartered in Warsaw, New York.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry National commercial banks
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks
Current SymbolNASDAQ:FISI
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.10
Current Ratio0.81
Quick Ratio0.81


Trailing P/E Ratio13.32
Forward P/E Ratio10.06
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$164.84 million
Price / Sales2.50
Cash Flow$2.6486 per share
Price / Cash Flow9.76
Book Value$23.28 per share
Price / Book1.11


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.94
Net Income$33.52 million
Net Margins23.61%
Return on Equity10.93%
Return on Assets0.96%


Outstanding Shares15,930,000
Market Cap$414.37 million

Financial Institutions (NASDAQ:FISI) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Financial Institutions' stock symbol?

Financial Institutions trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FISI."

How often does Financial Institutions pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Financial Institutions?

Financial Institutions declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 21st. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.24 per share on Wednesday, January 2nd. This represents a $0.96 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.71%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 12th. View Financial Institutions' Dividend History.

How were Financial Institutions' earnings last quarter?

Financial Institutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISI) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 25th. The bank reported $0.64 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.59 by $0.05. The bank earned $40.72 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $39.20 million. Financial Institutions had a return on equity of 10.93% and a net margin of 23.61%. View Financial Institutions' Earnings History.

When is Financial Institutions' next earnings date?

Financial Institutions is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 4th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Financial Institutions.

What price target have analysts set for FISI?

2 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Financial Institutions' stock. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $36.00. On average, they expect Financial Institutions' share price to reach $35.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 37.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Financial Institutions.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Financial Institutions?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Financial Institutions in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Financial Institutions.

Has Financial Institutions been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about FISI stock have been trending positive on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Financial Institutions earned a daily sentiment score of 3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the bank a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Financial Institutions' key competitors?

Who are Financial Institutions' key executives?

Financial Institutions' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Martin K. Birmingham, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Kevin B. Klotzbach, Exec. VP, Treasurer & CFO (Age 65)
  • Mr. William L. Kreienberg, Exec. VP, Chief Banking & Revenue Officer and Gen. Counsel (Age 60)
  • Mr. Michael D. Burneal, Sr. VP, Sr. Organizational Advisor & Facilities Mang. (Age 59)
  • Mr. Joseph L. Dugan, Chief Customer Experience & Go to Market Officer of Five Star Bank (Age 56)

Who are Financial Institutions' major shareholders?

Financial Institutions' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.21%), BlackRock Inc. (7.70%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.25%), Vanguard Group Inc (4.25%), LSV Asset Management (2.96%) and Canandaigua National Bank & Trust Co. (2.67%). Company insiders that own Financial Institutions stock include Andrew W Dorn Jr, David G Case, Donald Boswell, John E Benjamin, Joseph L Dugan, Kevin B Klotzbach, Martin Kearney Birmingham, Michael D Burneal, Paula Dollinger Dolan and Robert M Glaser. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Financial Institutions.

Which institutional investors are selling Financial Institutions stock?

FISI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Elizabeth Park Capital Advisors Ltd., ClariVest Asset Management LLC, Nordea Investment Management AB, Prudential Financial Inc., Citadel Advisors LLC, Globeflex Capital L P, Canandaigua National Bank & Trust Co. and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Financial Institutions.

Which institutional investors are buying Financial Institutions stock?

FISI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royce & Associates LP, Morgan Stanley, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Martingale Asset Management L P and Walthausen & Co. LLC. Company insiders that have bought Financial Institutions stock in the last two years include Andrew W Dorn Jr, Donald Boswell, Joseph L Dugan, Kevin B Klotzbach, Martin Kearney Birmingham, Michael D Burneal, Paula Dollinger Dolan and Robert M Glaser. View Insider Buying and Selling for Financial Institutions.

How do I buy shares of Financial Institutions?

Shares of FISI 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 Financial Institutions' stock price today?

One share of FISI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.85.

How big of a company is Financial Institutions?

Financial Institutions has a market capitalization of $414.37 million and generates $164.84 million in revenue each year. The bank earns $33.52 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.94 on an earnings per share basis. Financial Institutions employs 656 workers across the globe.

What is Financial Institutions' official website?

The official website for Financial Institutions is

How can I contact Financial Institutions?

Financial Institutions' mailing address is 220 LIBERTY STREET, WARSAW NY, 14569. The bank can be reached via phone at 585-786-1100 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Financial Institutions (NASDAQ FISI)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  222 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  270 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  492
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Financial Institutions and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FISI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FISI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/19/2018 by Staff

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