NASDAQ:PFIS - Peoples Financial Services Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $42.20 +0.09 (+0.21 %) (As of 12/12/2018 12:31 PM ET)Previous Close$42.11Today's Range$42.20 - $43.1552-Week Range$39.01 - $52.00Volume29 shsAverage Volume5,945 shsMarket Capitalization$314.31 millionP/E Ratio13.32Dividend Yield3.11%Beta0.66 ProfileDiscussionChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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 Webwww.psbt.com Phone570-346-7741 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.18 Current Ratio0.94 Quick Ratio0.94 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio13.32 Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$91.43 million Price / Sales3.42 Cash Flow$3.6099 per share Price / Cash Flow11.69 Book Value$35.82 per share Price / Book1.18 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 Shares7,400,000Market Cap$314.31 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, October 29th. Stockholders 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 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.06%. The ex-dividend date 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 initiated a share buyback plan on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which allows the company to buyback 230,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are usually 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) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October, 23rd. The financial services provider reported $0.91 EPS for the quarter. The financial services provider had revenue of $21.21 million for the quarter. Peoples Financial Services had a return on equity of 8.76% and a net margin of 22.20%. 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? Press coverage about PFIS stock has trended positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing 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. Peoples Financial Services earned a media sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the financial services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Peoples Financial Services' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Peoples Financial Services include WSFS Financial (WSFS), Sandy Spring Bancorp (SASR), City (CHCO), National Bank (NBHC), Farmers And Merchants Bank of Long Beach (FMBL), Meridian Bancorp (EBSB), CBTX (CBTX), National Commerce (NCOM), Banc of California (BANC), Green Bancorp (GNBC), Hanmi Financial (HAFC), Peoples Bancorp (PEBO), Camden National (CAC), Bridge Bancorp (BDGE) and Bancorp (TBBK). 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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (4.76%), Peoples Financial Services CORP. (4.29%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.45%), PNC Financial Services Group Inc. (0.96%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.55%) and Berkshire Asset Management LLC PA (0.22%). 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 institutional 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 institutional investors are buying Peoples Financial Services stock? PFIS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., MetLife Investment Advisors LLC, Peoples Financial Services CORP., 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 $43.15. How big of a company is Peoples Financial Services? Peoples Financial Services has a market capitalization of $314.31 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 78 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 79 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 157MarketBeat'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 12/12/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is cost of equity?