NASDAQ:PFIS - Peoples Financial Services Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$45.29 -0.90 (-1.95 %)
(As of 03/20/2019 01:54 PM ET)
Previous Close$46.19
Today's Range$45.1560 - $46.39
52-Week Range$39.01 - $52.00
Volume5,144 shs
Average Volume8,728 shs
Market Capitalization$335.15 million
P/E Ratio13.95
Dividend Yield2.92%
Beta0.38
Peoples Financial Services Corp. operates as the bank holding company for Peoples Security Bank and Trust Company that provides financial services. The company accepts money market, NOW, savings, individual retirement, and demand deposit accounts, as well as certificates of deposit. Its loan products include residential real estate, automobile, manufactured housing, personal, student, home equity, and credit card 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. The company also offers investment management, IRA trustee, estate administration, living and life insurance trusts, trustee under will, guardianship, custodial/IRA custodial, and corporate trusts services, as well as pension and profit sharing plans. In addition, it provides investment portfolio management, estate and business succession planning, annuities, insurance, education funding strategies, and tax planning; and securities and brokerage, and investor services. Further, the company offers small business checking accounts, merchant money market accounts, online and telephone banking, business credit cards, merchant line of credit, and financial checkup services. Additionally, it provides remote deposit capture, cash management, night depository, and direct deposit, and official check services, as well as automatic clearing house transactions, automated teller machines, point of sale transactions, and safe deposit boxes. The company serves business, governmental, professional, and retail customers, as well as non-profits and municipal agencies through 27 full-service community banking offices located in Lackawanna, Lehigh, Luzerne, Monroe, Montgomery, Northampton, Susquehanna, Wayne, and Wyoming Counties of Pennsylvania; and Broome County of New York. Peoples Financial Services Corp. was founded in 1905 and is headquartered in Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry National commercial banks
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PFIS
CUSIPN/A
Phone570-346-7741

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$98.32 million
Cash Flow$4.0839 per share
Book Value$35.82 per share

Profitability

Net Income$24.92 million

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$335.15 million
Next Earnings Date4/24/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

Peoples Financial Services (NASDAQ:PFIS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Peoples Financial Services' stock symbol?

Peoples Financial Services trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PFIS."

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

Peoples Financial Services declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, February 4th. Investors of record on Thursday, February 28th will be given a dividend of $0.34 per share on Friday, March 15th. This represents a $1.36 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.00%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 27th. This is a boost from Peoples Financial Services's previous quarterly dividend of $0.33. View Peoples Financial Services' Dividend History.

How will Peoples Financial Services' stock buyback program work?

Peoples Financial Services announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback program on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which permits the company to buyback 230,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are usually an indication that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Peoples Financial Services' earnings last quarter?

Peoples Financial Services Corp (NASDAQ:PFIS) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, January, 29th. The financial services provider reported $0.86 earnings per share for the quarter. The financial services provider had revenue of $21.72 million for the quarter. Peoples Financial Services had a return on equity of 9.07% and a net margin of 25.35%. View Peoples Financial Services' Earnings History.

When is Peoples Financial Services' next earnings date?

Peoples Financial Services is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Peoples Financial Services.

Has Peoples Financial Services been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about PFIS stock have trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Peoples Financial Services earned a news impact score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the financial services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Peoples Financial Services' key competitors?

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 WP Carey (WPC), American Electric Power (AEP), Masimo (MASI), Opus Bank (OPB), Western Forest Products (WEF), Pieris Pharmaceuticals (PIRS), Western Alliance Bancorporation (WAL), AT&T (T), Basf (BAS) and Hess (HES).

Who are Peoples Financial Services' key executives?

Peoples Financial Services' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Craig W. Best, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. John R. Anderson III, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 52)
  • Mr. Thomas P. Tulaney, Sr. Exec. VP & COO (Age 59)
  • Mr. Michael L. Jake, Exec. VP & Chief Risk Officer (Age 66)
  • Mr. Neal D. Koplin, Exec. VP & Lehigh Valley Division Head (Age 58)

Who are Peoples Financial Services' major shareholders?

Peoples Financial Services' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (4.89%), PNC Financial Services Group Inc. (1.17%), Northern Trust Corp (1.04%), Geode Capital Management LLC (0.94%), Geode Capital Management LLC (0.94%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.55%). Company insiders that own Peoples Financial Services stock include Joseph Ferretti, Richard S Lochen Jr, Ronald G Kukuchka, Thomas P Tulaney and William E Aubrey II. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Peoples Financial Services.

Which institutional investors are selling Peoples Financial Services stock?

PFIS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, MetLife Investment Advisors LLC, Creative Planning and Northern Trust Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Peoples Financial Services.

Which institutional investors are buying Peoples Financial Services stock?

PFIS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including PNC Financial Services Group Inc., BlackRock Inc., Geode Capital Management LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC, Rhumbline Advisers, Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY, Strs Ohio and Bank of America Corp DE. Company insiders that have bought Peoples Financial Services stock in the last two years include Richard S Lochen Jr, Ronald G Kukuchka, Thomas P Tulaney and William E Aubrey II. View Insider Buying and Selling for Peoples Financial Services.

How do I buy shares of Peoples Financial Services?

Shares of PFIS 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 Peoples Financial Services' stock price today?

One share of PFIS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $45.29.

How big of a company is Peoples Financial Services?

Peoples Financial Services has a market capitalization of $335.15 million and generates $98.32 million in revenue each year.

What is Peoples Financial Services' official website?

The official website for Peoples Financial Services is http://www.psbt.com.

How can I contact Peoples Financial Services?

Peoples Financial Services' mailing address is 150 N WASHINGTON AVE, SCRANTON PA, 18503. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 570-346-7741.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Peoples Financial Services (NASDAQ PFIS)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  83 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  84 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  167
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Peoples Financial Services and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PFIS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PFIS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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