First Community Corp. (NASDAQ:FCCO) is scheduled to release its earnings data on Wednesday, October 19th. Analysts expect First Community Corp. to post earnings of $0.26 per share for the quarter.
First Community Corp. (NASDAQ:FCCO) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July 20th. The company reported $0.26 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.24 by $0.02. First Community Corp. had a return on equity of 8.03% and a net margin of 17.23%. On average, analysts expect First Community Corp. to post $0.99 EPS for the current fiscal year and $1.09 EPS for the next fiscal year.
First Community Corp. (NASDAQ:FCCO) opened at 15.50 on Monday. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $15.28 and a 200-day moving average price of $14.70. First Community Corp. has a one year low of $12.16 and a one year high of $15.75. The firm has a market capitalization of $103.83 million, a P/E ratio of 16.32 and a beta of 0.78.
In other news, Director George H. Fann, Jr. acquired 2,600 shares of First Community Corp. stock in a transaction dated Thursday, September 22nd. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $14.90 per share, with a total value of $38,740.00. Following the purchase, the director now directly owns 78,988 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,176,921.20. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. 8.60% of the stock is owned by insiders.
A hedge fund recently bought a new stake in First Community Corp. stock. Vanguard Group Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of First Community Corp. (NASDAQ:FCCO) during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm acquired 81,547 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,140,000. Vanguard Group Inc. owned approximately 1.22% of First Community Corp. as of its most recent SEC filing. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 43.10% of the company’s stock.
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