First Capital (FCAP) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Score of 0.25
News coverage about First Capital (NASDAQ:FCAP) has trended positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. First Capital earned a news impact score of 0.25 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the savings and loans company an impact score of 45.1708561912478 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near term.
Shares of First Capital (NASDAQ:FCAP) traded up 0.23% on Friday, hitting $35.10. The stock had a trading volume of 166 shares. First Capital has a 12 month low of $28.40 and a 12 month high of $37.00. The company has a market cap of $117.13 million, a P/E ratio of 16.25 and a beta of 0.09. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $34.29 and its 200-day moving average price is $32.32.
First Capital (NASDAQ:FCAP) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July 25th. The savings and loans company reported $0.66 EPS for the quarter. First Capital had a return on equity of 9.29% and a net margin of 22.72%. The company had revenue of $8.09 million during the quarter.
The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 29th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 15th were given a dividend of $0.22 per share. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, September 14th. This represents a $0.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.51%. This is a boost from First Capital’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.21. First Capital’s payout ratio is currently 40.55%.
In other news, Director Dana L. Huber purchased 1,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, August 30th. The stock was bought at an average price of $33.54 per share, with a total value of $33,540.00. Following the transaction, the director now owns 5,200 shares in the company, valued at approximately $174,408. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Insiders own 4.51% of the company’s stock.
About First Capital
First Capital, Inc (First Capital) is the savings and loan holding company of First Harrison Bank (the Bank). The Bank is a federally-chartered savings bank, which provides various banking services to individuals and business customers through a network of over 17 locations in Indiana and Kentucky. The Bank offers real estate mortgage loans.
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