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

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$42.69 +0.60 (+1.43 %)
(As of 12/17/2018 02:50 AM ET)
Previous Close$42.69
Today's Range$42.0065 - $42.90
52-Week Range$39.01 - $52.00
Volume6,337 shs
Average Volume4,681 shs
Market Capitalization$315.87 million
P/E Ratio13.38
Dividend Yield3.09%
Beta0.65
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

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry National commercial banks
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PFIS
Previous Symbol
CUSIPN/A
Phone570-346-7741

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.18
Current Ratio0.94
Quick Ratio0.94

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio13.38
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$91.43 million
Price / Sales3.46
Cash Flow$3.6332 per share
Price / Cash Flow11.75
Book Value$35.82 per share
Price / Book1.19

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$18.45 million
Net Margins22.20%
Return on Equity8.76%
Return on Assets1.06%

Miscellaneous

Employees388
Outstanding Shares7,400,000
Market Cap$315.87 million
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, October 29th. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 30th will be given a dividend of $0.33 per share on Friday, December 14th. This represents a $1.32 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.09%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 29th. View Peoples Financial Services' Dividend History.

How will Peoples Financial Services' stock buyback program work?

Peoples Financial Services declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a share repurchase program on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase 230,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are typically an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Peoples Financial Services' earnings last quarter?

Peoples Financial Services Corp (NASDAQ:PFIS) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October, 23rd. The financial services provider reported $0.91 EPS for the quarter. The financial services provider earned $21.21 million during the quarter. Peoples Financial Services had a net margin of 22.20% and a return on equity of 8.76%. 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 Friday, February 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Peoples Financial Services.

Has Peoples Financial Services been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about PFIS stock have trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring 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 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the financial services provider a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Peoples Financial Services' key competitors?

Who are Peoples Financial Services' key executives?

Peoples Financial Services' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Craig W. Best, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. John R. Anderson III, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 51)
  • Mr. Thomas P. Tulaney, Sr. Exec. VP & COO (Age 58)
  • Mr. Michael L. Jake, Exec. VP & Chief Risk Officer (Age 65)
  • Mr. Neal D. Koplin, Exec. VP & Lehigh Valley Division Head (Age 57)

Who are Peoples Financial Services' major shareholders?

Peoples Financial Services' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (4.76%), Peoples Financial Services CORP. (4.29%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.45%), Vanguard Group Inc (3.45%), PNC Financial Services Group Inc. (0.96%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.55%). Company insiders that own Peoples Financial Services stock include Richard S Lochen Jr, Thomas P Tulaney and William E Aubrey II. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Peoples Financial Services.

Which major investors are selling Peoples Financial Services stock?

PFIS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including PNC Financial Services Group Inc. and Berkshire Asset Management LLC PA. View Insider Buying and Selling for Peoples Financial Services.

Which major investors are buying Peoples Financial Services stock?

PFIS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., MetLife Investment Advisors LLC, Peoples Financial Services CORP., Vanguard Group Inc, Vanguard Group Inc. and Renaissance Technologies LLC. Company insiders that have bought Peoples Financial Services stock in the last two years include Richard S Lochen Jr, 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 $42.69.

How big of a company is Peoples Financial Services?

Peoples Financial Services has a market capitalization of $315.87 million and generates $91.43 million in revenue each year. Peoples Financial Services employs 388 workers across the globe.

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:  78 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  79 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  157
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 12/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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