FCB Financial Holdings Inc (NYSE:FCB) insider Les J. Lieberman sold 19,422 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, January 4th. The shares were sold at an average price of $51.42, for a total value of $998,679.24. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 318,644 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $16,384,674.48. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link.

Shares of FCB Financial Holdings Inc (NYSE FCB) traded up $0.95 during trading hours on Friday, hitting $52.65. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 177,793 shares, compared to its average volume of 221,698. The company has a quick ratio of 0.93, a current ratio of 0.94 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.76. The stock has a market capitalization of $2,260.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.85, a PEG ratio of 1.13 and a beta of 1.35. FCB Financial Holdings Inc has a fifty-two week low of $39.90 and a fifty-two week high of $54.10.

FCB Financial (NYSE:FCB) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October 24th. The bank reported $0.74 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.69 by $0.05. The company had revenue of $84.21 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $87.16 million. FCB Financial had a net margin of 34.09% and a return on equity of 11.42%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.60 earnings per share. analysts expect that FCB Financial Holdings Inc will post 2.84 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Janney Capital Management LLC grew its holdings in shares of FCB Financial by 39.0% during the third quarter. Janney Capital Management LLC now owns 8,904 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $430,000 after buying an additional 2,498 shares during the last quarter. Valeo Financial Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in shares of FCB Financial during the 3rd quarter worth about $146,000. Grandeur Peak Global Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in shares of FCB Financial during the 3rd quarter worth about $693,000. M&R Capital Management Inc. boosted its stake in shares of FCB Financial by 150.9% during the 3rd quarter. M&R Capital Management Inc. now owns 8,780 shares of the bank’s stock worth $424,000 after acquiring an additional 5,280 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Stifel Financial Corp boosted its stake in shares of FCB Financial by 13.0% during the 3rd quarter. Stifel Financial Corp now owns 418,354 shares of the bank’s stock worth $20,205,000 after acquiring an additional 47,995 shares in the last quarter. 93.72% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Several analysts have commented on FCB shares. Royal Bank of Canada reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $54.00 target price on shares of FCB Financial in a research note on Friday, September 8th. Zacks Investment Research cut FCB Financial from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, September 26th. Finally, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reissued a “hold” rating and set a $51.00 price target on shares of FCB Financial in a report on Tuesday, October 3rd. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $54.60.

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About FCB Financial

FCB Financial Holdings, Inc is a bank holding company with a national bank subsidiary, Florida Community Bank, National Association (the Bank). The Company operates in the Community Banking segment. Through the Bank, the Company provides a range of retail and commercial banking services. As of December 31, 2016, the Company provided a range of financial products and services to individuals, small and medium-sized businesses, some large businesses, and other local organizations and entities through 46 branches in south and central Florida.

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