First Bancorp (FBNC)

30.04
NASDAQ : Financial
Prev Close 30.62
Day Low/High 29.97 / 30.95
52 Wk Low/High 17.15 / 32.27
Avg Volume 78.20K
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 24.65M
Market Cap 754.79M
EPS 1.40
P/E Ratio 23.02
Div & Yield 0.32 (1.00%)

Latest News

Insiders Bullish on Certain Holdings of FDM

Insiders Bullish on Certain Holdings of FDM

A look at the weighted underlying holdings of the First Trust Dow Jones Select MicroCap Index Fund (FDM) shows an impressive 12.3% of holdings on a weighted basis have experienced insider buying within the past six months. START SLIDESHOW:10 ETFs With Stocks That Insiders Are Buying ยป First Bancorp , which makes up 0.69% of the First Trust Dow Jones Select MicroCap Index Fund (FDM), has seen 2 directors and officers purchase shares in the past six months, according to the recent Form 4 data.

First Bancorp Announces Cash Dividend

First Bancorp Announces Cash Dividend

Insider Bets Paying Off At FBNC As New 52-Week High Reached

Insider Bets Paying Off At FBNC As New 52-Week High Reached

In trading on Monday, shares of First Bancorp touched a new 52-week high of $30.83/share. That's a 79.77% rise, or $13.68 per share from the 52-week low of $17.15 set back on 06/27/2016.

FBNC Crosses Above Average Analyst Target

FBNC Crosses Above Average Analyst Target

In recent trading, shares of First Bancorp have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $30.00, changing hands for $30.60/share. When a stock reaches the target an analyst has set, the analyst logically has two ways to react: downgrade on valuation, or, re-adjust their target price to a higher level.

Ex-Div Reminder for First Bancorp (FBNC)

Ex-Div Reminder for First Bancorp (FBNC)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/28/16, First Bancorp will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.08, payable on 1/25/17. As a percentage of FBNC's recent stock price of $27.90, this dividend works out to approximately 0.29%.

First Bancorp Announces Cash Dividend

First Bancorp Announces Cash Dividend

First Bancorp Reaches Analyst Target Price

First Bancorp Reaches Analyst Target Price

In recent trading, shares of First Bancorp have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $22.08, changing hands for $22.21/share. When a stock reaches the target an analyst has set, the analyst logically has two ways to react: downgrade on valuation, or, re-adjust their target price to a higher level.

First Bancorp About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (FBNC)

First Bancorp About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (FBNC)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/28/16, First Bancorp will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.08, payable on 10/25/16. As a percentage of FBNC's recent stock price of $20.13, this dividend works out to approximately 0.40%.

First Bancorp Announces Cash Dividend

First Bancorp Announces Cash Dividend

Oversold Conditions For First Bancorp (FBNC)

Oversold Conditions For First Bancorp (FBNC)

Legendary investor Warren Buffett advises to be fearful when others are greedy, and be greedy when others are fearful. One way we can try to measure the level of fear in a given stock is through a technical analysis indicator called the Relative Strength Index, or RSI, which measures momentum on a scale of zero to 100.

First Bancorp Announces Cash Dividend

First Bancorp Announces Cash Dividend

FBNC Ex-Dividend Reminder - 3/29/16

FBNC Ex-Dividend Reminder - 3/29/16

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 3/29/16, First Bancorp will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.08, payable on 4/25/16. As a percentage of FBNC's recent stock price of $18.75, this dividend works out to approximately 0.43%.

First Bancorp Announces Cash Dividend

First Bancorp Announces Cash Dividend

FBNC: Insiders vs. Shorts

FBNC: Insiders vs. Shorts

The most recent short interest data was recently released by the NASDAQ for the 01/15/2016 settlement date, and First Bancorp is one of the most shorted stocks of the Russell 3000, based on 8.10 "days to cover" versus the median component at 4.77. There are a number of ways to look at short data, but one metric that we find particularly useful is the "days to cover" because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares typically traded.

First Bancorp Announces Cash Dividend

First Bancorp Announces Cash Dividend

Reminder - First Bancorp (FBNC) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Reminder - First Bancorp (FBNC) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/28/15, First Bancorp will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.08, payable on 10/23/15. As a percentage of FBNC's recent stock price of $17.10, this dividend works out to approximately 0.47%.

First Bancorp Announces Cash Dividend

First Bancorp Announces Cash Dividend