First Community Corporation (FCCO) Set to Announce Earnings on Wednesday
First Community Corporation (NASDAQ:FCCO) is set to release its earnings data before the market opens on Wednesday, October 18th. Analysts expect First Community Corporation to post earnings of $0.29 per share for the quarter.
First Community Corporation (NASDAQ:FCCO) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 19th. The bank reported $0.24 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.26 by ($0.02). First Community Corporation had a return on equity of 8.24% and a net margin of 17.39%. The company had revenue of $9.69 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $9.42 million. On average, analysts expect First Community Corporation to post $1.00 EPS for the current fiscal year and $1.28 EPS for the next fiscal year.
Shares of First Community Corporation (NASDAQ:FCCO) opened at 21.50 on Wednesday. The company has a market cap of $143.99 million, a PE ratio of 21.29 and a beta of 0.81. First Community Corporation has a 52 week low of $14.80 and a 52 week high of $23.55. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $20.70 and its 200-day moving average price is $20.77.
Several research analysts recently issued reports on FCCO shares. ValuEngine raised First Community Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, September 1st. Zacks Investment Research raised First Community Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, September 15th.
In related news, Director George H. Fann, Jr. bought 1,903 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, September 21st. The shares were bought at an average price of $20.35 per share, with a total value of $38,726.05. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 86,519 shares in the company, valued at $1,760,661.65. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Also, Director George H. Fann, Jr. bought 5,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, August 17th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $20.55 per share, for a total transaction of $102,750.00. Following the transaction, the director now owns 84,616 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,738,858.80. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. 8.73% of the stock is owned by insiders.
First Community Corporation Company Profile
First Community Corporation is a bank holding company for First Community Bank (the Bank). The Bank offers commercial and retail banking services to small-to-medium sized businesses, professional concerns and individuals, primarily in Richland, Lexington, Kershaw and Newberry Counties of South Carolina and the surrounding areas.
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