First Busey Corp. (BUSE)

33.05
0.10 0.30
NASDAQ : Finance
Prev Close 32.95
Open 32.94
Day Low/High 32.88 / 33.10
52 Wk Low/High 27.33 / 33.22
Volume 92.22K
Avg Volume 109.30K
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 48.72M
Market Cap 1.59B
EPS 1.50
P/E Ratio 21.33
Div & Yield 0.80 (2.33%)

Latest News

Short Interest In First Busey Falls 44.3%

Short Interest In First Busey Falls 44.3%

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 07/14/2017 settlement date, which shows a 297,575 share decrease in total short interest for First Busey Corp , to 373,749, a decrease of 44.33% since 06/30/2017. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

First Busey Reaches Analyst Target Price

In recent trading, shares of First Busey Corp have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $31.00, changing hands for $31.62/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 Busey Corporation And Mid Illinois Bancorp To Merge

First Busey Increases Market Presence in Peoria

First Busey And First Community To Merge

First Busey Expands Into Attractive Southwest Suburbs of Chicago

BUSE Crosses Above Average Analyst Target

In recent trading, shares of First Busey Corp have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $29.20, changing hands for $29.62/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 Busey Reaches Analyst Target Price

First Busey Reaches Analyst Target Price

In recent trading, shares of First Busey Corp have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $24.75, changing hands for $25.50/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.

Relative Strength Alert For First Busey Corp

Relative Strength Alert For First Busey Corp

The DividendRank formula at Dividend Channel ranks a coverage universe of thousands of dividend stocks, according to a proprietary formula designed to identify those stocks that combine two important characteristics — strong fundamentals and a valuation that looks inexpensive. First Busey Corp presently has an excellent rank, in the top 25% of the coverage universe, which suggests it is among the top most "interesting" ideas that merit further research by investors.

Insiders Seeing Green With BUSE At New 52-Week High

Insiders Seeing Green With BUSE At New 52-Week High

In trading on Monday, shares of First Busey Corp touched a new 52-week high of $22.78/share. That's a 28.85% rise, or $5.1 per share from the 52-week low of $17.68 set back on 01/27/2016.

BUSE: Insiders vs. Shorts

BUSE: Insiders vs. Shorts

The most recent short interest data was recently released for the 03/31/2016 settlement date, and First Busey Corp is one of the most shorted stocks of the Russell 3000, based on 17.50 "days to cover" versus the median component at 6.16. 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 Busey About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (BUSE)

First Busey About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (BUSE)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 4/20/16, First Busey Corp will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.17, payable on 4/29/16. As a percentage of BUSE's recent stock price of $20.61, this dividend works out to approximately 0.82%, so look for shares of First Busey Corp to trade 0.82% lower — all else being equal — when BUSE shares open for trading on 4/20/16.

Ex-Div Reminder for First Busey (BUSE)

Ex-Div Reminder for First Busey (BUSE)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 1/20/16, First Busey Corp will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.17, payable on 1/29/16. As a percentage of BUSE's recent stock price of $19.52, this dividend works out to approximately 0.87%, so look for shares of First Busey Corp to trade 0.87% lower — all else being equal — when BUSE shares open for trading on 1/20/16.

First Busey And Pulaski Financial To Merge

First Busey And Pulaski Financial To Merge

First Busey Expands Into St. Louis

Cash Dividend On The Way From First Busey (BUSE)

Cash Dividend On The Way From First Busey (BUSE)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 7/22/15, First Busey Corp. will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.05, payable on 7/31/15.

TheStreet Quant Rating: A+ (Buy)