NASDAQ:PFBI - Premier Financial Bancorp Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$16.16 +0.23 (+1.44 %)
(As of 02/18/2019 07:20 AM ET)
Previous Close$15.93
Today's Range$15.82 - $16.25
52-Week Range$13.42 - $21.40
Volume23,444 shs
Average Volume18,756 shs
Market Capitalization$236.24 million
P/E Ratio11.61
Dividend Yield3.77%
Premier Financial Bancorp, Inc., a multi-bank holding company, provides community banking services to individuals and small-to-medium sized businesses. The company accepts various deposit products, including checking, NOW, savings, money market, club, individual retirement, and overdraft protection accounts, as well as certificates of deposit. Its loan products include loans for purchasing personal residences or loans for commercial or consumer purposes secured by residential mortgages; financing for automobile; personal loans, such as unsecured lines of credit; commercial loans that are secured by business assets consisting of real estate, equipment, inventory, and accounts receivable; real estate development loans; commercial real estate loans; and agricultural loans. The company also provides depository and funds transfer services; collections; safe deposit boxes; cash management services; and bill payment, remote deposits, and telephone banking services. As of March 5, 2018, it operated 10 banking offices in Kentucky, 3 banking offices in Ohio, 24 banking offices in West Virginia, 4 banking offices in Washington DC, 1 banking offices in Maryland, and 3 banking offices in Virginia. Premier Financial Bancorp, Inc. was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Huntington, West Virginia.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry State commercial banks
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PFBI



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$70.64 million
Cash Flow$1.3991 per share
Book Value$13.75 per share


Net Income$14.81 million


Market Cap$236.24 million
OptionableNot Optionable

Premier Financial Bancorp (NASDAQ:PFBI) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Premier Financial Bancorp's stock symbol?

Premier Financial Bancorp trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PFBI."

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

Premier Financial Bancorp announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 28th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.15 per share on Monday, December 31st. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.71%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 13th. View Premier Financial Bancorp's Dividend History.

When did Premier Financial Bancorp's stock split? How did Premier Financial Bancorp's stock split work?

Shares of Premier Financial Bancorp split before market open on Monday, June 11th 2018. The 5-4 split was announced on Tuesday, May 22nd 2018. The newly minted shares were distributed to shareholders after the market closes on Friday, June 8th 2018. An investor that had 100 shares of Premier Financial Bancorp stock prior to the split would have 125 shares after the split.

How were Premier Financial Bancorp's earnings last quarter?

Premier Financial Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFBI) released its earnings results on Tuesday, August, 7th. The bank reported $0.32 EPS for the quarter. The bank earned $16.65 million during the quarter. Premier Financial Bancorp had a return on equity of 9.96% and a net margin of 25.42%. View Premier Financial Bancorp's Earnings History.

When is Premier Financial Bancorp's next earnings date?

Premier Financial Bancorp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 26th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Premier Financial Bancorp.

Has Premier Financial Bancorp been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about PFBI stock have been trending neutral on Monday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Premier Financial Bancorp earned a daily sentiment score of 0.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the bank a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Premier Financial Bancorp's key competitors?

Who are Premier Financial Bancorp's key executives?

Premier Financial Bancorp's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Robert W. Walker, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 72)
  • Mr. Brien M. Chase, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 54)
  • Mr. Michael Ray Mineer, Sr. VP (Age 52)
  • Mr. Jonathan Mark Bias, Sr. VP (Age 62)
  • Toney K. Adkins, Sec. & Director (Age 69)

Who are Premier Financial Bancorp's major shareholders?

Premier Financial Bancorp's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.33%), BlackRock Inc. (4.31%), Basswood Capital Management L.L.C. (3.00%), LSV Asset Management (0.95%), Northern Trust Corp (0.90%) and Context BH Capital Management LP (0.84%). Company insiders that own Premier Financial Bancorp stock include Brien M Chase, Harry Maxwell Hatfield, Katrina Whitt, Marshall T Reynolds, Michael Ray Mineer and Philip E Cline. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Premier Financial Bancorp.

Which institutional investors are selling Premier Financial Bancorp stock?

PFBI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Basswood Capital Management L.L.C., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, ClariVest Asset Management LLC, Martingale Asset Management L P, Stone Ridge Asset Management LLC, Context BH Capital Management LP, Northern Trust Corp and Bessemer Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Premier Financial Bancorp.

Which institutional investors are buying Premier Financial Bancorp stock?

PFBI stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wesbanco Bank Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, BlackRock Inc., LSV Asset Management, Geode Capital Management LLC, EJF Capital LLC, Bank of America Corp DE and Rhumbline Advisers. Company insiders that have bought Premier Financial Bancorp stock in the last two years include Harry Maxwell Hatfield, Michael Ray Mineer and Philip E Cline. View Insider Buying and Selling for Premier Financial Bancorp.

How do I buy shares of Premier Financial Bancorp?

Shares of PFBI 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 Premier Financial Bancorp's stock price today?

One share of PFBI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.16.

How big of a company is Premier Financial Bancorp?

Premier Financial Bancorp has a market capitalization of $236.24 million and generates $70.64 million in revenue each year. Premier Financial Bancorp employs 354 workers across the globe.

What is Premier Financial Bancorp's official website?

The official website for Premier Financial Bancorp is

How can I contact Premier Financial Bancorp?

Premier Financial Bancorp's mailing address is 2883 FIFTH AVENUE, HUNTINGTON WV, 25702. The bank can be reached via phone at 304-525-1600.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Premier Financial Bancorp (NASDAQ PFBI)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  64 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  65 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  129
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Premier Financial Bancorp and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PFBI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PFBI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/18/2019 by Staff

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