First National Financial Corp Company Profile (TSE:FN)

About First National Financial Corp (TSE:FN)

First National Financial Corp logoFirst National Financial Corporation is a Canada-based parent company of First National Financial LP (FNFLP), which is an originator, underwriter and servicer of prime residential (single-family and multi-unit) and commercial mortgages. The Company operates through two segments: Residential (which includes single-family residential mortgages) and Commercial (which includes multi-unit residential and commercial mortgages). The Company provides mortgage-financing solutions to the mortgage market in Canada. The Company also invests in short-term mortgages, usually for six- to 18-month terms. The Company provides underwriting and fulfilment processing services to a mortgage originator using the mortgage broker distribution channel. The Company's subsidiaries include First National Financial GP Corporation, FNFC Trust, First National Asset Management Inc., First National Mortgage Corporation, First National Mortgage Investment Fund and FN Mortgage Investment Trust.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financial
  • Industry: Mortgage Investment
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: TSE:FN
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.firstnational.ca
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: C$1.61 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 59,967,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$25.90
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$25.95
  • 52 Week Range: C$22.18 - C$32.05
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 7.224
  • P/E Growth: 0.580
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$547.59 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.95
  • Book Value: C$7.90 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.41
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 7.2%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: C$816.5 million
  • Net Margins: 23.53%
  • Return on Equity: 59.81%
  • Return on Assets: 0.91%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 21,975 shs.
  • Short Ratio: 42.68
 

Frequently Asked Questions for First National Financial Corp (TSE:FN)

What is First National Financial Corp's stock symbol?

First National Financial Corp trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "FN."

How often does First National Financial Corp pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for First National Financial Corp?

First National Financial Corp declared a monthly dividend on Monday, September 18th. Investors of record on Friday, September 29th will be paid a dividend of 0.154 per share on Monday, October 16th. This represents a $1.85 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 6.86%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 28th. View First National Financial Corp's Dividend History.

How were First National Financial Corp's earnings last quarter?

First National Financial Corp (TSE:FN) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, April, 28th. The company reported $0.56 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.54 by $0.02. The firm earned $150.31 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $93.10 million. First National Financial Corp had a net margin of 23.53% and a return on equity of 59.81%. View First National Financial Corp's Earnings History.

When will First National Financial Corp make its next earnings announcement?

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

Where is First National Financial Corp's stock going? Where will First National Financial Corp's stock price be in 2017?

4 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for First National Financial Corp's stock. Their forecasts range from C$24.00 to C$27.00. On average, they anticipate First National Financial Corp's stock price to reach C$25.67 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for First National Financial Corp.

Who are some of First National Financial Corp's key competitors?

Who are First National Financial Corp's key executives?

First National Financial Corp's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Stephen J. R. Smith, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Robert Inglis, Chief Financial Officer
  • Moray Tawse, Executive Vice President, Secretary, Director
  • John A. Brough CPA, Lead Independent Director
  • Peter Copestake, Independent Director
  • Duncan N. R Jackman, Independent Director
  • Robert Mitchell, Independent Director
  • Barbara Palk, Independent Director

How do I buy First National Financial Corp stock?

Shares of First National Financial Corp and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade and Charles Schwab.

What is First National Financial Corp's stock price today?

One share of First National Financial Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$26.93.


MarketBeat Community Rating for First National Financial Corp (TSE FN)
Community Ranking:  1.1 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  50 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  173 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  223
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for First National Financial Corp (TSE:FN) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 3 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.75)
Consensus Price Target: C$25.67

Analysts' Ratings History for First National Financial Corp (TSE:FN)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/27/2017LaurentianLower Price TargetC$28.00 -> C$27.00View Rating Details
7/27/2017ScotiabankLower Price TargetSector PerformC$26.00 -> C$24.00View Rating Details
7/27/2017Laurentian Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetC$28.00 -> C$27.00View Rating Details
7/26/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeSector Perform -> UnderperformC$27.00 -> C$25.00View Rating Details
7/25/2017National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$24.00 -> C$25.00View Rating Details
4/27/2017TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetHoldC$28.00 -> C$26.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for First National Financial Corp (TSE:FN)
Earnings by Quarter for First National Financial Corp (TSE:FN)
Earnings History by Quarter for First National Financial Corp (TSE FN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/24/2017        
4/28/2015Q2C$0.54C$0.56C$93.10 millionC$150.31 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2014C$0.63C$0.44C$113.80 millionC$201.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2014C$0.52C$0.35C$91.05 millionC$172.71 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for First National Financial Corp (TSE:FN)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.91
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.57$0.62$0.60
Q2 20172$0.81$0.82$0.82
Q3 20172$0.74$0.84$0.79
Q4 20172$0.67$0.75$0.71
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for First National Financial Corp (TSE FN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/18/2017Monthly$0.159/28/20179/29/201710/16/2017
8/16/2017Monthly$0.157.09%8/29/20178/31/20179/15/2017
7/17/2017Monthly$0.157.28%7/27/20177/31/20178/15/2017
8/14/2015Monthly$0.108.42%8/27/20158/31/20159/15/2015
7/15/2015Monthly$0.108.43%7/29/20157/31/20158/14/2015
6/26/2015Monthly$0.137.42%6/26/20157/15/20157/15/2015
5/15/2015Monthly$0.107.12%5/27/20155/29/20156/15/2015
4/15/2015Monthly$0.106.85%4/28/20154/30/20155/15/2015
3/27/2015Monthly$0.137.33%3/27/20154/15/20154/15/2015
2/17/2015Monthly$0.106.85%2/25/20152/27/20153/16/2015
1/28/2015Monthly$0.136.9%1/28/20152/17/20152/17/2015
12/29/2014Monthly$0.136.5%12/29/20141/15/20151/15/2015
11/14/2014nov 14$0.136.41%11/25/201411/28/201412/15/2014
10/15/2014oct 14$0.136.95%10/29/201410/31/201411/14/2014
9/15/2014sep 14$0.136.87%9/26/20149/30/201410/15/2014
8/15/2014aug 14$0.138/27/20148/29/20149/15/2014
7/15/2014jul 14$0.136.52%7/29/20147/31/20148/15/2014
6/16/2014jun 14$0.136/26/20146/30/20147/15/2014
5/15/2014may 14$0.135/28/20145/30/20146/16/2014
4/15/2014apr 14$0.134/28/20144/30/20145/15/2014
3/14/2014mar 14$0.133/27/20143/31/20144/15/2014
2/14/2014$0.112/26/20142/28/20143/14/2014
2/14/2014feb 14$0.126.05%2/26/20142/28/20143/14/2014
1/15/2014$0.111/29/20141/31/20142/14/2014
1/15/2014jan 14$0.121/31/20142/14/2014
12/16/2013$0.1112/27/201312/31/20131/15/2014
12/16/2013dec 13$0.1212/31/20131/15/2014
11/15/2013$0.1111/26/201311/29/201312/16/2013
11/15/2013nov 13$0.1211/29/201312/16/2013
10/15/2013oct 13$0.1210/31/201311/15/2013
9/16/2013sep 13$0.129/30/201310/15/2013
8/15/2013aug 13$0.128/30/20139/16/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for First National Financial Corp (TSE:FN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for First National Financial Corp (TSE:FN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for First National Financial Corp (TSE:FN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/21/2017Stephen SmithDirectorBuy15,725C$25.60C$402,560.00
7/28/2017Robert William PearceDirectorBuy3,500C$24.75C$86,625.00
3/24/2017Scott C MckenzieDirectorSell3,000C$26.80C$80,400.00
3/21/2017Scott C MckenzieDirectorSell2,000C$27.00C$54,000.00
3/23/2016Stephen SmithDirectorBuy20,000C$25.72C$514,400.00
3/22/2016Stephen SmithDirectorBuy20,000C$25.45C$509,000.00
3/21/2016William PitkinDirectorSell3,000C$25.00C$75,000.00
3/16/2016Moray TawseDirectorBuy1,000C$10.15C$10,150.00
1/27/2016Moray TawseDirectorBuy5,000C$9.50C$47,500.00
1/20/2016Moray TawseDirectorBuy5,000C$9.47C$47,370.00
1/15/2016Moray TawseDirectorBuy300C$10.10C$3,030.00
1/13/2016Moray TawseDirectorBuy2,900C$10.30C$29,870.00
12/11/2015Moray TawseDirectorBuy5,600C$10.36C$58,016.00
11/4/2015Moray TawseDirectorBuy6,500C$10.90C$70,850.00
9/30/2015Stephen SmithDirectorBuy238,096C$21.93C$5,221,445.28
8/21/2015Moray TawseInsiderBuy18,300C$11.75C$215,025.00
7/2/2015Moray TawseInsiderBuy1,600C$13.80C$22,080.00
3/19/2015Moray TawseInsiderBuy3,100C$13.25C$41,074.07
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for First National Financial Corp (TSE:FN)
Latest Headlines for First National Financial Corp (TSE:FN)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoAt $26.75, Is It Time To Buy First National Financial Corporation (TSX:FN)?
finance.yahoo.com - September 22 at 5:44 PM
nasdaq.com logoSimmons First National Corporation Announces Third Quarter Earnings Release Date and Conference Call
www.nasdaq.com - September 21 at 6:50 PM
seekingalpha.com logoTCF Financial: This 5.70% Preferred Stock Started Trading On NYSE
seekingalpha.com - September 19 at 11:47 PM
usatoday.com logoN.J. firm fined for allegedly scamming NFL vets, 9/11 first responders
www.usatoday.com - September 19 at 6:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFirst National Financial Corp (FN) Declares $0.15 Monthly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 19 at 8:02 AM
thestreet.com logoNational Research Corporation Adopts Class B Reverse Stock Split To Eliminate Public Trading Of Class B Common Stock
www.thestreet.com - September 18 at 9:00 PM
fool.ca logoWith a 7% Dividend, Will Investors Soon Get a Raise With This ... - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - September 16 at 12:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFirst National Financial Corporation Announces September Dividend Information
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 7:22 PM
seekingalpha.com logoFirst Horizon National Corporation (FHN) Presents At Barclays 2017 Global Financial Services Conference - Slideshow
seekingalpha.com - September 12 at 7:31 PM
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www.fool.ca - September 12 at 12:22 AM
fool.ca logoTFSA Investors: 2 Dividend Stocks Paying Sustainable 7% Yields - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - September 8 at 7:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFirst National Financial Corp. – Value Analysis (TORONTO:FN) : September 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 2 at 12:05 AM
bizjournals.com logoNational Bank of Commerce's deal for Patriot Bank shakes up banking in Pasco County
www.bizjournals.com - September 1 at 7:03 PM
fool.ca logoThese 5 Financial Stocks Have Rising Dividend Payouts
www.fool.ca - September 1 at 7:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFirst National Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : FN-CA : August 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 29 at 7:11 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFirst National Financial Corp (FN) Director Stephen Smith Buys 15,725 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 4:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to First National Financial Corp. : August 17, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 17 at 7:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFirst National Financial Corporation Announces August Dividend Payment
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 7:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPartners Announces $7.8 Million and $5.6 Million Mortgages at Ontario Properties
finance.yahoo.com - August 14 at 7:03 PM
nasdaq.com logoFirst National Financial's Preference Shares, Series 1, Cross 5% Yield Mark
www.nasdaq.com - August 9 at 11:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFirst National Financial Corp. :FN-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 7:40 PM
globenewswire.com logoFirst Savings Financial Group, Inc. Reports 2017 Fiscal Third Quarter Financial Results
globenewswire.com - July 31 at 6:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFirst National Financial Corp Expected to Post Q4 2017 Earnings of $0.75 Per Share (TSE:FN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 31 at 7:33 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: First National Financial Corp (FN) Director Purchases 3,500 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 4:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBrokers Issue Forecasts for First National Financial Corp's Q3 2017 Earnings (FN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 10:18 AM
nasdaq.com logoMackinac Financial Corporation Surpasses $1 Billion in Total Assets, Announces Six-Month and Second Quarter 2017 Results
www.nasdaq.com - July 27 at 7:16 PM
fool.ca logoWhy First National Financial Corp. Fell 4.1% on Wednesday
www.fool.ca - July 27 at 7:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFirst National Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FN-CA : July 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 7:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFirst National Financial Corp (FN) Given New C$27.00 Price Target at Laurentian
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 27 at 2:40 PM
nasdaq.com logoCANADA STOCKS-Futures rise as oil hovers near eight-week high - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 27 at 12:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of FN.TO earnings conference call or presentation 26-Jul-17 2:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 12:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFirst National Financial Corp (FN) Lowered to Underperform at Royal Bank Of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 26 at 3:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Bank Financial Weighs in on First National Financial Corp's Q4 2017 Earnings (FN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 26 at 1:01 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-First National Financial Corp Q2 earnings per share C$1.13
www.reuters.com - July 25 at 7:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFirst National Financial Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 7:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFirst National Financial Corp (FN) PT Raised to C$25.00 at National Bank Financial
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 25 at 4:37 PM
seekingalpha.com logoSimmons First National's (SFNC) CEO George Makris on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - July 20 at 9:29 PM
nasdaq.com logoInvestor Network: Simmons First National Corporation to Host Earnings Call
www.nasdaq.com - July 20 at 9:29 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFirst National Financial Corp (TSE:FN) to Issue Dividend Increase - $0.15 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 18 at 1:16 PM
businesswire.com logoAdvantage Bank and The First National Bank of Lilly to Merge
www.businesswire.com - July 14 at 7:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFirst National Financial Corporation Announces July Dividend Payment
finance.yahoo.com - July 14 at 7:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFirst National Financial Corporation Appoints Robert Pearce to the Board of Directors
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 7:54 PM
fool.ca logo2 Undervalued Income Stocks With Yields Over 5% - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - July 6 at 6:35 AM
nasdaq.com logoFirst National Financial Named Top 25 Dividend Stock With 6.85% Yield (FN)
www.nasdaq.com - June 28 at 11:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFirst National Financial Corporation to Host Second Quarter 2017 Results Conference Call on July 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 27 at 5:31 PM
bizjournals.com logoAfter merger, NM financial institution changes its name
www.bizjournals.com - June 20 at 5:59 PM
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www.businessinsider.com - June 19 at 11:16 PM
nasdaq.com logoSimmons First National Corporation Announces Second Quarter Earnings Release Date and Conference Call
www.nasdaq.com - June 19 at 6:10 PM
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www.baystreet.ca - June 17 at 10:41 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFirst National Financial Corporation Announces Director Retirement and June Dividend Information
finance.yahoo.com - June 15 at 7:23 PM

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