Recent Investment Analysts’ Ratings Updates for First Financial Bankshares (FFIN)

First Financial Bankshares (NASDAQ: FFIN) recently received a number of ratings updates from brokerages and research firms:

  • 1/26/2018 – First Financial Bankshares had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Sandler O’Neill. They now have a $40.00 price target on the stock.
  • 1/18/2018 – First Financial Bankshares was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating.
  • 1/10/2018 – First Financial Bankshares was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating. They now have a $53.00 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “FIRST FINL BANKSHARES, INC. is a registered multi-bank holding company. “
  • 1/9/2018 – First Financial Bankshares had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by analysts at SunTrust Banks, Inc.. They now have a $48.00 price target on the stock.
  • 1/9/2018 – First Financial Bankshares was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating.
  • 12/5/2017 – First Financial Bankshares was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating.

Shares of First Financial Bankshares Inc (NASDAQ:FFIN) opened at $46.80 on Monday. First Financial Bankshares Inc has a 1-year low of $36.85 and a 1-year high of $48.85. The firm has a market capitalization of $3,096.07, a P/E ratio of 25.86 and a beta of 1.40.

First Financial Bankshares (NASDAQ:FFIN) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, January 25th. The bank reported $0.43 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.44 by ($0.01). First Financial Bankshares had a return on equity of 12.49% and a net margin of 34.25%. The company had revenue of $83.20 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $90.40 million. equities research analysts forecast that First Financial Bankshares Inc will post 2.14 EPS for the current year.

In related news, Director David L. Copeland sold 1,368 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, November 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of $45.52, for a total value of $62,271.36. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 33,379 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,519,412.08. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. 5.04% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.

First Financial Bankshares, Inc is a financial holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, conducts commercial banking business. The Company’s subsidiaries included First Financial Bank, National Association, Abilene, Texas; First Technology Services, Inc, Abilene, Texas; First Financial Trust & Asset Management Company, National Association, Abilene, Texas; First Financial Investments, Inc, Abilene, Texas, First Financial Insurance Agency, Inc, Abilene, Texas, Commercial Bancshares, Inc, and Commercial State Bank, Kingwood, Texas.

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