FirstMerit Corp (FMER)

21.61
0.37 1.74
NASDAQ : Financial
Prev Close 21.24
Open 21.31
Day Low/High 21.27 / 21.64
52 Wk Low/High 15.33 / 23.15
Volume 617.08K
Avg Volume 1.07M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 166.17M
Market Cap 3.59B
EPS 1.30
P/E Ratio 16.25
Div & Yield 0.68 (3.10%)

Latest News

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation Of The Board Of Directors Of FirstMerit Corporation

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation Of The Board Of Directors Of FirstMerit Corporation

Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of FirstMerit Corporation ("FirstMerit" or "the Company") (Nasdaq: FMER) for possible breaches of...

FIRSTMERIT SHAREHOLDER NOTICE: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces The Investigation Of FirstMerit Corporation (FMER) Over The Proposed Sale Of The Company To Huntington Bancshares Incorporated

FIRSTMERIT SHAREHOLDER NOTICE: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces The Investigation Of FirstMerit Corporation (FMER) Over The Proposed Sale Of The Company To Huntington Bancshares Incorporated

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of FirstMerit Corporation ("FirstMerit" or the "Company") (NasdaqGS:FMER) for...

FIRSTMERIT CORPORATION SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Former SEC Attorney Willie Briscoe And Powers Taylor LLP Believe The Merger With Huntington Bancshares Incorporated May Be Unfair To Shareholders

FIRSTMERIT CORPORATION SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Former SEC Attorney Willie Briscoe And Powers Taylor LLP Believe The Merger With Huntington Bancshares Incorporated May Be Unfair To Shareholders

Former United States Securities and Exchange Commission attorney Willie Briscoe and the securities litigation firm of Powers Taylor LLP are investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of FirstMerit...

Buying More Huntington on Deal-Related Weakness

Agreement to purchase FirstMerit makes sense strategically, and price decline provides a buying opportunity.

FirstMerit (FMER) Stock Skyrockets on $3.4 Billion Huntington Bancshares Acquisition

FirstMerit (FMER) Stock Skyrockets on $3.4 Billion Huntington Bancshares Acquisition

FirstMerit (FMER) shares are surging on Tuesday morning after Huntington Bancshares (HBAN) announced that it would buy the rival for about $3.4 billion in cash and stock.

Heavy Volume And Pre-Market Movement For Firstmerit (FMER)

Heavy Volume And Pre-Market Movement For Firstmerit (FMER)

Trade-Ideas LLC identified Firstmerit (FMER) as a pre-market mover with heavy volume candidate

Jan. 26 Premarket Briefing: 10 Things You Should Know

Jan. 26 Premarket Briefing: 10 Things You Should Know

U.S. stock futures are pointing lower Tuesday after the Shanghai Composite in China drops 6.4%.

Insider Trading Alert - FMER, CTXS And FICO Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - FMER, CTXS And FICO Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include FMER, CTXS and FICO

Ex-Dividends To Watch: 3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: OCIP, LZB, FMER

Ex-Dividends To Watch: 3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: OCIP, LZB, FMER

OCIP LZB FMER are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Short Interest Makes 15.2% Move For FMER

Short Interest Makes 15.2% Move For FMER

The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 09/15/2015 settlement date, which shows a 892,333 share increase in total short interest for FirstMerit Corp , to 6,742,448, an increase of 15.25% since 08/31/2015. 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.

Apple, Comcast, Bank of America: Doug Kass' Views

Apple, Comcast, Bank of America: Doug Kass' Views

Doug Kass shares his views on why he's bullish on banks and thinks Apple is overrated.

Caterpillar, Banks, SPDR S&P 500 ETF : Doug Kass' Views

Caterpillar, Banks, SPDR S&P 500 ETF : Doug Kass' Views

Doug Kass shares his views on how he's positioning his portfolio after the Federal Reserve stood pat on its zero interest rate policy.

Netflix, Bank of America, Caterpillar: Doug Kass' Views

Netflix, Bank of America, Caterpillar: Doug Kass' Views

Doug Kass shares his views on why he backs his Caterpillar short position, and why he's glad he sold Netflix over the summer.

3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Thursday: PBT, BIP, FMER

3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Thursday: PBT, BIP, FMER

PBT BIP FMER are going ex-dividend Thursday, Thursday, August 27, 2015

BB&T’s Green Light from the Fed Opens Up Fast Lane to Bank Deals

BB&T’s Green Light from the Fed Opens Up Fast Lane to Bank Deals

Observers perceive the Fed's approval of BB&T's deal for Susquehanna Bancshares as a signal that regulators have become more open to midsize regional bank M&A.

FirstMerit Stock Sees Short Interest Move 11.5% Lower

FirstMerit Stock Sees Short Interest Move 11.5% Lower

The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 06/30/2015 settlement date, which shows a 888,540 share decrease in total short interest for FirstMerit Corp , to 6,823,103, a decrease of 11.52% since 06/15/2015. 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.

MetLife, Ford: Doug Kass' Views

MetLife, Ford: Doug Kass' Views

Doug Kass shares his views on why he's shorting MetLife despite a the good environment for financials, and why Ford shares are looking attractive.

Wal-Mart, Apple, Banks, China Stocks: Doug Kass' Views

Wal-Mart, Apple, Banks, China Stocks: Doug Kass' Views

Doug Kass shares why he's bearish on Wal-Mart, Apple and China stocks.

Southern National Bancorp, MB Financial, FirstMerit: Doug Kass' Views

Southern National Bancorp, MB Financial, FirstMerit: Doug Kass' Views

Doug Kass shares why he's bullish on Southern National Bancorp of Virginia, MB Financial and FirstMerit.

Ex-Dividends To Watch: 3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: FSFR, FMER, TV

Ex-Dividends To Watch: 3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: FSFR, FMER, TV

FSFR FMER TV are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Thursday, May 28, 2015

Insider Trading Alert - CARA, GCAP And FMER Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - CARA, GCAP And FMER Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include CARA, GCAP and FMER

Determined to Be Reactionary to Stock Market: Best of Kass

Determined to Be Reactionary to Stock Market: Best of Kass

In highlights from his trading diary of the past week, Kass resists calling a market top. He sees stabilizing energy prices and tapering U.S. dollar strength lifting banks.

First Week Of May 15th Options Trading For FirstMerit (FMER)

First Week Of May 15th Options Trading For FirstMerit (FMER)

Investors in FirstMerit Corp saw new options become available this week, for the May 15th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the FMER options chain for the new May 15th contracts and identified the following put contract of particular interest.

Dividend Watch: 3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: CVRR, FMER, WCN

Dividend Watch: 3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: CVRR, FMER, WCN

CVRR FMER WCN are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Thursday, February 26, 2015

Firstmerit (FMER) Stock: Weak On High Volume Today

Firstmerit (FMER) Stock: Weak On High Volume Today

Trade-Ideas LLC identified Firstmerit (FMER) as a weak on high relative volume candidate

5 High-Yield Stocks Trade for Gains This Week: Coach and More

5 High-Yield Stocks Trade for Gains This Week: Coach and More

Dollar-denominated income stocks are the place to be as the calendar gets ready to flip to 2015.

Insider Trading Alert - STL, FMER And PIR Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - STL, FMER And PIR Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include STL, FMER and PIR