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 - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: Regional Banks
  • Symbol: NYSE:FBP
  • CUSIP: 31867270
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $1.27798 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 213,597,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $5.76
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $5.96
  • 52 Week Range: $4.28 - $7.05
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.93
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.74
  • P/E Growth: 1.09
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $470.43 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.72
  • Book Value: $8.37 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.72
  • Net Margins: 14.82%
  • Return on Equity: 5.31%
  • Return on Assets: 0.77%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.44%
  • Current Ratio: 0.98%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.98%
  • Average Volume: 1.33 million shs.
  • Beta: 2.01
  • Short Ratio: 2.82
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) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July, 26th. The company reported $0.10 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.10. The company earned $123.73 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $133.48 million. First BanCorp. had a net margin of 14.82% and a return on equity of 5.31%. During the same quarter last year, the company earned ($0.16) earnings per share. View First BanCorp.'s Earnings History.

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

2 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for First BanCorp.'s shares. Their forecasts range from $7.00 to $7.50. On average, they expect First BanCorp.'s share 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 Lopez-Lay, 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 variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Hartford Investment Management Co. (0.22%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.17%), Aperio Group LLC (0.12%), James Investment Research Inc. (0.10%), Shell Asset Management Co. (0.06%) and Capstone Asset Management Co. (0.03%). 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..

Who sold First BanCorp. stock? Who is selling First BanCorp. stock?

First BanCorp.'s stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including James Investment Research Inc., Aperio Group LLC and Capstone Asset Management Co.. Company insiders that have sold First BanCorp. stock in the last year include Cassan Pancham, Gonzalez Orlando Berges, Lawrence Odell, Nayda Rivera and Oaktree Fund Gp, Llc. View Insider Buying and Selling for First BanCorp..

Who bought First BanCorp. stock? Who is buying First BanCorp. stock?

First BanCorp.'s stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Bank of Montreal Can, Hartford Investment Management Co., LS Investment Advisors LLC and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. View Insider Buying and Selling 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 $5.99.

MarketBeat Community Rating for First BanCorp. (NYSE FBP)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  69 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  81 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  150
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about First BanCorp. and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

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 (21.04% upside)

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
8/4/2015Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$19.00 -> $20.00N/AView Rating Details
7/27/2015GuggenheimUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$5.50N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/26/2015 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
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: $0.45 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.47 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: 84.95%
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
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. (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 logoFirst BanCorp. (NYSE:FBP) Upgraded to "Hold" by BidaskClub - July 5 at 10:28 PM logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate First BanCorp. (FBP) to Announce $0.11 EPS - June 30 at 8:22 AM logoFirst BanCorp. (FBP) Lowered to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research - June 27 at 10:20 PM logoFirst BanCorp. (FBP) Downgraded by BidaskClub - June 24 at 1:12 PM logoFirst BanCorp (Puerto Rico) breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FBP-US : June 22, 2017 - June 22 at 9:53 AM logoFirst Bancorp (FBP) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment Research - June 19 at 10:08 PM logoFirst BanCorp. (FBP) Upgraded to Hold by BidaskClub - June 18 at 11:26 AM logoFirst BanCorp. (FBP) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research - June 16 at 9:22 PM logoCommit To Buy First Bancorp At $5, Earn 10% Annualized Using Options - June 16 at 9:02 PM logoETFs with exposure to First BanCorp (Puerto Rico) : June 15, 2017 - June 15 at 7:15 PM logoFinancial Survey: First BanCorp. (FBP) and KB Financial Group (KB) - June 13 at 8:17 AM logoFirst BanCorp (Puerto Rico) breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : FBP-US : June 12, 2017 - June 12 at 6:00 PM logo$0.11 Earnings Per Share Expected for First Bancorp (FBP) This Quarter - June 6 at 7:52 AM logoETFs with exposure to First BanCorp (Puerto Rico) : June 1, 2017 - June 1 at 5:52 PM logoFirst BanCorp (Puerto Rico) :FBP-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 31, 2017 - May 31 at 9:25 AM logoFirst Bancorp (FBP) Upgraded to Buy by Zacks Investment Research - May 26 at 8:42 PM logoFirst Bancorp (FBP) Lowered to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research - May 25 at 10:30 PM logoFirst BanCorp (Puerto Rico) breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FBP-US : May 11, 2017 - May 11 at 5:46 PM logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate First Bancorp (FBP) Will Post Earnings of $0.11 Per Share - May 10 at 2:08 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 logoInsider Selling: First Bancorp (FBP) EVP Sells 26,081 Shares of Stock - May 3 at 7:06 PM logoLawrence Odell Sells 25,000 Shares of First Bancorp (FBP) Stock - May 2 at 9:56 PM logoFirst Bancorp (FBP) CFO Sells $301,000.00 in Stock - May 2 at 9:52 PM logoFirst Bancorp (FBP) Receiving Very Favorable Press Coverage, Analysis Finds - May 2 at 2:58 PM logoNorth Carolina bank merger as First Bancorp agrees to buy ASB Bancorp - May 1 at 4:57 PM logoFirst Bancorp (FBP) Receiving Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - April 29 at 2:51 PM logoFirst BanCorp (Puerto Rico) breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : FBP-US : April 27, 2017 - April 28 at 11:15 PM logoFirst Bancorp (FBP) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.11 Per Share - April 27 at 1:07 AM logoPositive Media Coverage Likely to Impact First Bancorp (FBP) Stock Price - April 26 at 11:06 PM logoEdited Transcript of FBP earnings conference call or presentation 25-Apr-17 2:00pm GMT - April 26 at 8:14 PM logoFirst BanCorp's (FBP) CEO Aurelio Aleman on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - April 25 at 4:49 PM logoFirst Bancorp (FBP) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.01 EPS - April 25 at 2:14 PM logoFirst BanCorp. Announces Earnings for the Quarter Ended March 31, 2017 - April 25 at 11:25 AM logoFirst Bancorp posts 1Q profit - April 25 at 7:28 AM logoFirst Bancorp (FBP) Getting Positive News Coverage, Analysis Finds - April 21 at 4:00 PM logo Brokerages Expect First Bancorp (FBP) to Post $0.10 Earnings Per Share - April 19 at 6:21 PM logoFirst Bancorp (FBP) Earning Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Study Shows - April 18 at 4:08 PM logoFirst BanCorp. Announces Payment of Dividends on Preferred Stock - Yahoo Finance - April 12 at 5:09 PM logoFirst BanCorp to Announce 1Q 2017 Results and Hold Conference Call on April 25, 2017 - April 7 at 9:44 AM logoKeefe, Bruyette & Woods Reaffirms Buy Rating for First Bancorp (FBP) - April 5 at 11:07 PM logoMacro Headwinds For First Bancorp Stiff, But Longer-Term Thesis Is Strong - March 26 at 9:50 AM logoFIRST BANCORP /PR/ Financials - March 23 at 5:37 PM 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 logoFirst BanCorp. Announces Sale of PREPA Loan - March 13 at 11:48 AM logoCiti Starts First BanCorp (FBP) at Neutral - - - February 8 at 5:41 PM logoCoverage initiated on First Bancorp by Citigroup - February 8 at 5:41 PM



First BanCorp. (FBP) Chart for Wednesday, July, 26, 2017

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