First Bancorp (FBP) Trading Up 2%
Shares of First Bancorp (NYSE:FBP) were up 2% on Tuesday . The stock traded as high as $4.65 and last traded at $4.65, with a volume of 333,709 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $4.56.
Several analysts recently weighed in on FBP shares. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of First Bancorp from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, June 28th. TheStreet raised shares of First Bancorp from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, April 25th.
The stock has a market cap of $983.33 million and a PE ratio of 13.28. The firm’s 50 day moving average is $4.38 and its 200 day moving average is $3.59.
First Bancorp (NYSE:FBP) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July 26th. The company reported $0.10 EPS for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $0.10. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted ($0.16) earnings per share. Equities analysts forecast that First Bancorp will post $0.41 EPS for the current year.