First Bancorp Past Performance
How has First Bancorp performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score5/6
Past Performance Score 5/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: FBNC has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: FBNC's current net profit margins (38.6%) are higher than last year (31.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: FBNC's earnings have grown by 12.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: FBNC's earnings growth over the past year (54.4%) exceeds its 5-year average (12.1% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: FBNC earnings growth over the past year (54.4%) exceeded the Banks industry 4.8%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: FBNC's Return on Equity (14.2%) is considered low.