First Community Corp. (NASDAQ:FCCO) is scheduled to be releasing 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 for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates 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.
Shares of First Community Corp. (NASDAQ:FCCO) opened at 15.30 on Tuesday. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $15.28 and a 200-day moving average price of $14.71. First Community Corp. has a 12 month low of $12.27 and a 12 month high of $15.75. The company has a market capitalization of $102.49 million, a PE ratio of 16.11 and a beta of 0.78.
In other First Community Corp. news, Director George H. Fann, Jr. bought 2,600 shares of First Community Corp. stock in a transaction dated Thursday, September 22nd. The stock was bought at an average cost of $14.90 per share, for a total transaction of $38,740.00. Following the purchase, the director now owns 78,988 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,176,921.20. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Insiders own 8.60% of the company’s stock.
A hedge fund recently bought a new stake in First Community Corp. stock. Vanguard Group Inc. bought a new stake in First Community Corp. (NASDAQ:FCCO) during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor bought 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. at the end of the most recent quarter. Institutional investors own 43.10% of the company’s stock.
About First Community Corp.
First Community Corporation is a bank holding company for First Community Bank (the Bank). The Bank offers commercial and retail banking services to small-to-medium sized businesses, professional concerns and individuals, primarily in Richland, Lexington, Kershaw and Newberry Counties of South Carolina and the surrounding areas.
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