Flagstar Bancorp (FBC) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.04 EPS

Flagstar Bancorp (NYSE:FBC) announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday. The savings and loans company reported $0.60 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.56 by $0.04, Bloomberg Earnings reports. The firm had revenue of $107.00 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $103.91 million. Flagstar Bancorp had a net margin of 14.56% and a return on equity of 9.77%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 23.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.49 earnings per share.

Flagstar Bancorp (NYSE FBC) opened at $38.98 on Tuesday. The firm has a market cap of $2,238.08, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.52 and a beta of 1.05. Flagstar Bancorp has a 52 week low of $25.06 and a 52 week high of $39.50. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 4.04, a quick ratio of 0.80 and a current ratio of 1.36.

A number of analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. B. Riley reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $42.00 price objective on shares of Flagstar Bancorp in a research note on Wednesday, December 27th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Flagstar Bancorp from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $42.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Thursday, October 26th. Boenning Scattergood set a $40.00 price objective on shares of Flagstar Bancorp and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, December 27th. ValuEngine raised shares of Flagstar Bancorp from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note on Sunday, December 31st. Finally, FBR & Co reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $42.00 price objective (up from $35.00) on shares of Flagstar Bancorp in a research note on Wednesday, October 25th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating, seven have given a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $39.57.

In related news, COO Lee Matthew Smith sold 3,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, November 24th. The shares were sold at an average price of $36.60, for a total transaction of $109,800.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief operating officer now directly owns 70,254 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $2,571,296.40. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Company insiders own 63.00% of the company’s stock.

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Flagstar Bancorp Company Profile

Flagstar Bancorp, Inc is a savings and loan holding company. The Company’s business is primarily conducted through its principal subsidiary, Flagstar Bank, FSB. It operates through four segments: Community Banking, Mortgage Originations, Mortgage Servicing, and Other. Through Mortgage Originations segment, it originates, acquires and sells one- to four-family residential mortgage loans.

Earnings History for Flagstar Bancorp (NYSE:FBC)

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