First BanCorp. Company Profile (NYSE:FBP)

About First BanCorp. (NYSE:FBP)

First BanCorp. logoFirst BanCorp. is a financial holding company. As of December 31, 2016, the Company controlled two subsidiaries: FirstBank Puerto Rico (the Bank or FirstBank) and FirstBank Insurance Agency, Inc. (FirstBank Insurance Agency). It operates in six segments: Commercial and Corporate Banking, which consists of lending and other services; Consumer (Retail) Banking, which consists of consumer lending and deposit-taking activities; Mortgage Banking, which consists of the origination, sale, and servicing of a range of residential mortgage loan products and related hedging activities; Treasury and Investments, which consists of treasury and investment management functions; United States Operations, which consists of all banking activities conducted by FirstBank on the United States mainland, and Virgin Islands Operations, which consists of banking activities conducted by FirstBank in the United States Virgin Islands and British Virgin Islands, including retail and commercial banking services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Banks
  • Sub-Industry: Regional Banks
  • Symbol: NYSE:FBP
  • CUSIP: 31867270
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $1.0346 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 214,129,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $5.26
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $5.58
  • 52 Week Range: $4.65 - $7.05
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 10.43
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 10.00
  • P/E Growth: 0.86
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $477.76 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.15
  • Book Value: $8.52 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.56
  • Net Margins: 15.17%
  • Return on Equity: 5.57%
  • Return on Assets: 0.83%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.49%
  • Current Ratio: 1.00%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.00%
  • Average Volume: 1.65 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.96
  • Short Ratio: 4.54

Frequently Asked Questions for First BanCorp. (NYSE:FBP)

What is First BanCorp.'s stock symbol?

First BanCorp. trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "FBP."

How were First BanCorp.'s earnings last quarter?

First BanCorp. (NYSE:FBP) posted its earnings results on Friday, July, 28th. The company reported $0.13 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.11 by $0.02. The business had revenue of $144.45 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $145.55 million. First BanCorp. had a net margin of 15.17% and a return on equity of 5.57%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.10 earnings per share. View First BanCorp.'s Earnings History.

When will First BanCorp. make its next earnings announcement?

First BanCorp. is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October, 24th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for First BanCorp..

Where is First BanCorp.'s stock going? Where will First BanCorp.'s stock price be in 2017?

2 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for First BanCorp.'s shares. Their forecasts range from $7.00 to $7.50. On average, they anticipate First BanCorp.'s stock price to reach $7.25 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for First BanCorp..

Who are some of First BanCorp.'s key competitors?

Who are First BanCorp.'s key executives?

First BanCorp.'s management team includes the folowing people:

  • Roberto R. Herencia, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Aurelio Aleman-Bermudez, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Orlando Berges-Gonzalez, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Donald Kafka, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Nayda Rivera-Batista, Executive Vice President, Chief Risk Officer
  • Lawrence Odell, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Calixto Garcia-Velez, Executive Vice President ; Florida Regional Executive and Special Assets Group Director
  • Ginoris C Lopez-Lay Vizcarra, Executive Vice President, Retail and Banking Director
  • T. Michael McDonald, Executive Vice President, Business Group Executive
  • Carlos Power Pietrantoni, Executive Vice President, Consumer Lending Business Executive

Who owns First BanCorp. stock?

First BanCorp.'s stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include OAKTREE CAPITAL GROUP HOLDINGS GP, LLC (4.70%) and THOMAS H. LEE ADVISORS (ALTERNATIVE) VI, LTD. (4.60%). Company insiders that own First BanCorp. stock include Cassan Pancham, Ginoris Lopez-Lay, Gonzalez Orlando Berges, Lawrence Odell, Nayda Rivera and Oaktree Fund Gp, Llc. View Institutional Ownership Trends for First BanCorp..

How do I buy First BanCorp. stock?

Shares of First BanCorp. can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is First BanCorp.'s stock price today?

One share of First BanCorp. stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.80.

MarketBeat Community Rating for First BanCorp. (NYSE FBP)
Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  103 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  114 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  217
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for First BanCorp. (NYSE:FBP) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $7.25 (51.04% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for First BanCorp. (NYSE:FBP)
Price Target History for First BanCorp. (NYSE:FBP)
Analysts' Ratings History for First BanCorp. (NYSE:FBP)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/5/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingBuy$7.50HighView Rating Details
2/8/2017Citigroup Inc.Initiated CoverageNeutral$7.00N/AView Rating Details
4/8/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesInitiated CoverageOverweight$5.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for First BanCorp. (NYSE:FBP)
Earnings by Quarter for First BanCorp. (NYSE:FBP)
Earnings History by Quarter for First BanCorp. (NYSE FBP)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/23/2017$0.11N/AView Earnings Details
7/28/20176/30/2017$0.11$0.13$145.55 million$144.45 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/20173/31/2017$0.10$0.11$139.80 million$130.79 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2017Q416$0.09$0.11$118.97 million$144.63 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2016Q316$0.10$0.11$122.40 million$144.32 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/26/2016Q216$0.10$0.10$133.48 million$123.73 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2016Q1$0.08$0.11$147.10 million$143.12 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2016Q415$0.09$0.07$126.81 million$148.38 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/26/2015Q315$0.09$0.07$134.18 million$143.69 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q2$0.11($0.16)$131.10 million$133.15 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/12/2015Q4 2014$0.11$0.14$149.20 million$147.05 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q4$0.11$0.12$147.37 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2014Q314$0.11$0.11$151.70 million$143.87 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q413$0.11$0.11$156.10 million$145.84 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q313$0.10$0.08$150.13 million$142.67 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2014Q4 13$0.11$0.07$148.05 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2013Q3 13$0.09$0.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2013Q2 2013$0.09$0.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2013Q1 2013$0.09($0.02)$120.52 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for First BanCorp. (NYSE:FBP)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.48 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.48 EPS


Dividend History for First BanCorp. (NYSE:FBP)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for First BanCorp. (NYSE:FBP)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 21.10%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 91.05%
Insider Trades by Quarter for First BanCorp. (NYSE:FBP)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for First BanCorp. (NYSE:FBP)
Insider Trades by Quarter for First BanCorp. (NYSE:FBP)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/7/2017Oaktree Fund Gp, LlcInsiderSell10,000,000$5.66$56,600,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2017Nayda RiveraEVPSell26,081$6.05$157,790.05View SEC Filing  
5/1/2017Gonzalez Orlando BergesCFOSell50,000$6.02$301,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2017Lawrence OdellEVPSell25,000$6.10$152,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2016Oaktree Fund Gp, LlcDirectorSell10,350,000$5.36$55,476,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/10/2016Nayda RiveraEVPSell8,085$5.77$46,650.45View SEC Filing  
8/8/2016Cassan PanchamEVPSell5,000$4.62$23,100.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2015Ginoris Lopez-LayEVPSell10,000$3.88$38,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2014Cassan PanchamEVPSell12,000$5.06$60,720.00View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013H. Lee Advisors (Altern Thomasmajor shareholderSell840,903$6.67$5,608,823.01View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013Michael HarmonDirectorSell840,904$6.67$5,608,829.68View SEC Filing  
8/16/2013H. Lee Advisors (Altern Thomasmajor shareholderSell8,000,000$6.67$53,360,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2013Robert GormleyDirectorBuy10,000$5.42$54,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/16/2012Cortada Jose MenendezDirectorBuy5,000$3.75$18,750.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for First BanCorp. (NYSE:FBP)
Latest Headlines for First BanCorp. (NYSE:FBP)
DateHeadline logoFirst BanCorp. (FBP) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Monday - October 16 at 5:26 AM logoZacks Investment Research Lowers First BanCorp. (FBP) to Hold - October 13 at 8:52 PM logoFirst BanCorp. (FBP) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research - October 12 at 9:30 PM logoETFs with exposure to First BanCorp (Puerto Rico) : October 10, 2017 - October 10 at 4:18 PM logoFirst BanCorp. Announces Termination of Written Agreement - October 5 at 5:45 PM logoFirst BanCorp (Puerto Rico) :FBP-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : September 28, 2017 - October 2 at 2:40 PM logoETFs with exposure to First BanCorp (Puerto Rico) : September 29, 2017 - October 2 at 2:40 PM logoCash demand soars in Puerto Rico after hurricane hit ATMs, card systems - September 29 at 2:27 PM logo$0.12 Earnings Per Share Expected for First BanCorp. (FBP) This Quarter - September 19 at 2:28 PM logoFirst BanCorp (Puerto Rico) – Value Analysis (NYSE:FBP) : August 21, 2017 - August 23 at 12:08 AM logoFirst BanCorp. (NYSE:FBP) Insider Sells $56,600,000.00 in Stock - August 9 at 7:34 PM logoFirst BanCorp (Puerto Rico) breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FBP-US : August 9, 2017 - August 9 at 6:43 PM logoFirst BanCorp. Announces that THL and Oaktree Price Secondary Offering of 20 Million Shares - August 3 at 3:33 PM logoFirst Bancorp. (FBP) Holders THL and Oaktree Commence Secondary Offering of 20M Shares - August 2 at 7:25 PM logoEdited Transcript of FBP earnings conference call or presentation 28-Jul-17 2:00pm GMT - July 29 at 2:47 AM logoFirst BanCorp. Reveals 25% Increase In Q2 Profit - July 28 at 4:46 PM logoFirst Bancorp's (FBP) CEO Aurelio Alemán-Bermudez on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - July 28 at 4:46 PM logoInvestor Network: First Bancorp to Host Earnings Call - July 28 at 4:46 PM logoFirst BanCorp. Announces Earnings for the Quarter Ended June 30, 2017 - July 28 at 4:46 PM logoFirst BanCorp. (NYSE:FBP) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.02 EPS - July 28 at 2:53 PM logoFirst BanCorp. (NYSE:FBP) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Monday - July 17 at 8:53 AM logoFirst BanCorp to Announce 2Q 2017 Results and Hold Conference Call on July 28, 2017 - July 12 at 7:17 PM logoCommit To Buy First Bancorp At $5, Earn 10% Annualized Using Options - June 16 at 9:02 PM logoHow These Banking Stocks are Faring? -- Grupo Financiero Santander Mexico, First Bancorp, Banco Santander, and Sumitomo Mitsui Financial - May 4 at 12:30 PM logoNorth Carolina bank merger as First Bancorp agrees to buy ASB Bancorp - May 1 at 4:57 PM logoFirst BanCorp's (FBP) CEO Aurelio Aleman on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - April 25 at 4:49 PM logoFirst Bancorp posts 1Q profit - April 25 at 7:28 AM logoMacro Headwinds For First Bancorp Stiff, But Longer-Term Thesis Is Strong - March 26 at 9:50 AM logoResearch Reports on Banking Equities -- First Bancorp, Grupo Financiero Santander Mexico, Banco Santander, and Sumitomo Mitsui Financial - March 17 at 5:26 PM logoFIRST BANCORP /PR/ Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - March 16 at 6:30 PM logoFirst BanCorp. Announces Sale of PREPA Loan - Business Wire (press release) - March 13 at 5:11 PM logoCiti Starts First BanCorp (FBP) at Neutral - - - February 8 at 5:41 PM logoIs First Bancorp (FBP) a Top Pick for Value Investors? - Nasdaq - February 8 at 4:21 AM logoFirst BanCorp. Announces Payment of Dividends on Preferred Stock - February 7 at 11:21 PM logoHoward Marks's Oaktree Buys Texas Oil and Gas Company on Jump in Proved Reserves - February 7 at 6:20 PM logoFirst Bancorp. (FBP) Reports 20M Common Stock Offering by ... - - February 1 at 10:48 PM logo7:06 am First Bancorp beats by $0.02 - January 27 at 4:35 AM logoFirst BanCorp. Q4 Earnings Rise 59% - January 26 at 11:34 PM logoFirst BanCorp. Announces Earnings for the Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2016 - January 26 at 11:34 PM logoQ4 2016 First Bancorp Earnings Release - Before Market Open - January 26 at 11:34 PM logoFirst BanCorp's (FBP) CEO Aurelio Aleman on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha - January 26 at 6:33 PM logoFIRST BANCORP /PR/ Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibi - January 26 at 6:33 PM logoRepublic First Bancorp beats by $0.01 - January 24 at 2:27 AM logoCommit To Buy First Bancorp At $5, Earn 9.9% Annualized Using Options - January 20 at 6:26 PM



First BanCorp. (FBP) Chart for Saturday, October, 21, 2017

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