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Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Consumer confidence slips in February as anxiety over potential recession surprisingly reappears
Beyond Meat's shares soar on better-than-expected Q4 revenue despite weak US sales
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DOW   38,972.41
QQQ   437.60
3 lithium stocks to ride a multi-year cycle
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Goldman upgraded Nvidia stock, one metric says it could go higher
Autozone stock price is still in the rally zone
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
New highs are coming for Lowe’s stock despite mixed results
Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Consumer confidence slips in February as anxiety over potential recession surprisingly reappears
Beyond Meat's shares soar on better-than-expected Q4 revenue despite weak US sales
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DOW   38,972.41
QQQ   437.60
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This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Goldman upgraded Nvidia stock, one metric says it could go higher
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Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities
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Consumer confidence slips in February as anxiety over potential recession surprisingly reappears
Beyond Meat's shares soar on better-than-expected Q4 revenue despite weak US sales
NASDAQ:PFIS

Peoples Financial Services (PFIS) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$40.60
+0.25 (+0.62%)
(As of 02/27/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$40.60
$40.91
50-Day Range
$39.63
$48.80
52-Week Range
$30.60
$50.65
Volume
5,918 shs
Average Volume
11,227 shs
Market Capitalization
$285.82 million
P/E Ratio
10.63
Dividend Yield
4.04%
Price Target
N/A

Peoples Financial Services MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
N/A
Upside/​Downside
N/A
Short Interest
Healthy
0.90% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
-0.08mentions of Peoples Financial Services in the last 14 days
Based on 8 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
32.51%
From $4.06 to $5.38 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.03 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

309th out of 826 stocks

National Commercial Banks Industry

41st out of 81 stocks


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About Peoples Financial Services Stock (NASDAQ:PFIS)

Peoples Financial Services Corp. operates as the bank holding company for Peoples Security Bank and Trust Company that provides various commercial and retail banking services. The company accepts money market, NOW, savings, individual retirement, demand deposit, and certificates of deposit accounts. It also provides residential real estate, automobile, manufactured housing, personal, and home equity loans; and commercial real estate, working capital, construction, small business administration, and agricultural loans, as well as loans for equipment and other commercial needs, and mineral rights. In addition, the company offers fiduciary and investment services; investment management, IRA trustee, estate administration, living and life insurance trust, trustee under will, guardianship, custodial/IRA custodial, and corporate trust services, as well as pension and profit-sharing plans. Further, it provides wealth management products and services comprising investment portfolio management, estate and business succession planning, annuities, insurance, retirement plan, and tax planning, as well as education funding strategies; and securities and brokerage, and investor services. Additionally, the company offers small business checking and merchant money market accounts, online and telephone banking, business credit cards, merchant line of credit, and financial checkup services; and remote deposit capture, automatic clearing house transaction, cash management, automated teller machine, point of sale transaction, safe deposit box, night depository, direct deposit, and official check services. It serves business, non-profit, governmental, municipal agency, and professional customers, as well as retail customers. Peoples Financial Services Corp. was founded in 1905 and is headquartered in Scranton, Pennsylvania.

PFIS Stock Price History

PFIS Stock News Headlines

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A little-known metal called vanadium is vital to American national security and energy independence. But right now, China and Russia dominate our supply. The U.S. Govt. is so serious about vanadium, it funded and recently completed an "Earth MRI" survey to seek out new sources of this energy metal - in Wyoming.
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Critical asset just had biggest fall on record
What many consider America's critical financial asset suffers biggest fall on record. Expert says: "it's very bad for millions, protect yourself now."
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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 12/15 Dividend
11/29/2023
Dividend Payable
12/15/2023
Last Earnings
1/25/2024
Today
2/28/2024
Ex-Dividend for 3/15 Dividend
2/28/2024
Dividend Payable
3/15/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
4/25/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sector
Finance
Industry
National commercial banks
Sub-Industry
N/A
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:PFIS
Employees
393
Year Founded
N/A

Profitability

Net Income
$27.38 million
Pretax Margin
25.47%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$163.98 million
Cash Flow
$6.59 per share
Book Value
$44.04 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
6,788,000
Market Cap
$285.82 million
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
0.46
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Craig W. Best (Age 63)
    CEO & Director
    Comp: $774.81k
  • Mr. Thomas P. Tulaney (Age 64)
    President & COO
    Comp: $453.7k
  • Mr. John R. Anderson III (Age 57)
    Executive VP & CFO
    Comp: $342.49k
  • Mr. Neal D. Koplin (Age 63)
    Senior EVP & Chief Banking Officer
    Comp: $398.93k
  • Mr. Timothy H. Kirtley (Age 54)
    Executive VP, Chief Risk Officer & Corporate Secretary
    Comp: $337.81k
  • Ms. Laureen S. Cook (Age 55)
    SVP, Chief Accounting Officer & Director
  • Ms. Susan L. Hubble (Age 68)
    Executive VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Amy E. Vieney
    Senior VP & Chief Human Resources Officer
  • Mr. Joseph M. Ferretti (Age 54)
    Northeast Market President
    Comp: $262.04k
  • Carol Curtis McMullen
    Senior VP & Trust Division Manager














PFIS Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

How have PFIS shares performed in 2024?

Peoples Financial Services' stock was trading at $48.70 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, PFIS shares have decreased by 16.6% and is now trading at $40.60.
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When is Peoples Financial Services' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 25th 2024.
View our PFIS earnings forecast
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How were Peoples Financial Services' earnings last quarter?

Peoples Financial Services Corp. (NASDAQ:PFIS) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, January, 25th. The financial services provider reported $0.61 EPS for the quarter. The financial services provider had revenue of $23.48 million for the quarter. Peoples Financial Services had a net margin of 16.70% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.76%.

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

Peoples Financial Services announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, January 26th. Investors of record on Thursday, February 29th will be given a dividend of $0.41 per share on Friday, March 15th. This represents a $1.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.04%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 28th.
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Is Peoples Financial Services a good dividend stock?

Peoples Financial Services (NASDAQ:PFIS) pays an annual dividend of $1.64 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.06%. PFIS has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The company has been increasing its dividend for 7 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 42.93%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, PFIS will have a dividend payout ratio of 30.48% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for PFIS.

What is Craig W. Best's approval rating as Peoples Financial Services' CEO?

2 employees have rated Peoples Financial Services Chief Executive Officer Craig W. Best on Glassdoor.com. Craig W. Best has an approval rating of 41% among the company's employees. This puts Craig W. Best in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Peoples Financial Services own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Peoples Financial Services investors own include W. P. Carey (WPC), AT&T (T), Exxon Mobil (XOM), CenterPoint Energy (CNP), International Business Machines (IBM), Verizon Communications (VZ), AbbVie (ABBV), Carnival Co. & (CCL), Cinemark (CNK) and Canadian Natural Resources (CNQ).

Who are Peoples Financial Services' major shareholders?

Peoples Financial Services' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Peoples Financial Services CORP. (4.88%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.49%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.40%), Northern Trust Corp (0.91%), Bridgeway Capital Management LLC (0.68%) and PNC Financial Services Group Inc. (0.50%). Insiders that own company stock include Elisa Z Ramirez, Richard S Lochen Jr, Richard S Lochen, Jr, Sandra Bodnyk, Thomas P Tulaney, William E Aubrey II and William E Aubrey II.
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How do I buy shares of Peoples Financial Services?

Shares of PFIS stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NASDAQ:PFIS) was last updated on 2/28/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff