First Financial Corp (NASDAQ:THFF) has earned an average broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the two analysts that cover the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating.
Brokerages have set a one year consensus price objective of $44.00 for the company and are anticipating that the company will post $0.81 EPS for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Zacks has also assigned First Financial an industry rank of 96 out of 255 based on the ratings given to its competitors.
A number of research analysts have issued reports on the company. Zacks Investment Research cut First Financial from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday. BidaskClub cut First Financial from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, April 10th. Finally, ValuEngine cut First Financial from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, March 20th.
Shares of NASDAQ THFF opened at $42.12 on Thursday. The firm has a market cap of $517.31 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.08 and a beta of 0.92. First Financial has a 52-week low of $37.41 and a 52-week high of $53.05.
First Financial (NASDAQ:THFF) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, February 1st. The bank reported $0.90 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.91 by ($0.01). The company had revenue of $37.83 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $37.41 million. First Financial had a net margin of 28.33% and a return on equity of 10.93%. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that First Financial will post 3.74 EPS for the current year.
First Financial Company Profile
First Financial Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides various financial services. It offers non-interest-bearing demand, interest-bearing demand, savings, time, and other time deposits. The company also provides commercial loans primarily to expand a business or finance asset purchases; residential real estate and residential real estate construction loans; and home equity loans and lines, secured loans, and cash/CD secured and unsecured loans.
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