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Investors in First Financial Bancorp saw new options begin trading this week, for the May 2015 expiration. One of the key data points that goes into the price an option buyer is willing to pay, is the time value, so with 144 days until expiration the newly trading contracts represent a potential opportunity for sellers of puts or calls to achieve a higher premium than would be available for the contracts with a closer expiration.
First Financial Bancorp (FFBC) has been upgraded by TheStreet Ratings from Hold to Buy with a ratings score of B.
First Financial Bancorp (FFBC) has been downgraded by TheStreet Ratings from Buy to Hold with a ratings score of C+.