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First Foundation NasdaqGM:FFWM Stock Report

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08 Aug, 2022


Company Financials +
FFWM fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth2/6
Past Performance3/6
Financial Health6/6

FFWM Stock Overview

First Foundation Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides personal banking, business banking, and private wealth management services in the United States.

First Foundation Inc. Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for First Foundation
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$20.12
52 Week HighUS$29.41
52 Week LowUS$18.31
1 Month Change0.35%
3 Month Change-4.92%
1 Year Change-17.81%
3 Year Change41.79%
5 Year Change16.10%
Change since IPO123.56%

Recent News & Updates

Aug 03

First Foundation goes ex-dividend tomorrow

First Foundation (NASDAQ:FFWM) had declared $0.11/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous. Payable Aug. 16; for shareholders of record Aug. 6; ex-div Aug. 4. See FFWM Dividend Scorecard, Yield Chart, & Dividend Growth.

Jul 26

First Foundation GAAP EPS of $0.59 beats by $0.04, revenue of $95.2M beats by $3.2M

First Foundation press release (NASDAQ:FFWM): Q2 GAAP EPS of $0.59 beats by $0.04. Revenue of $95.2M (+32.4% Y/Y) beats by $3.2M. Total tangible shareholders’ equity of $880 million, tangible book value of $15.61 per share and tangible common equity to tangible assets of 7.98%. NPAs to total assets decreased to 0.15%. Return on average assets of 1.24%.

Shareholder Returns

FFWMUS BanksUS Market

Return vs Industry: FFWM underperformed the US Banks industry which returned -14.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: FFWM underperformed the US Market which returned -12.9% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is FFWM's price volatile compared to industry and market?
FFWM volatility
FFWM Average Weekly Movement4.0%
Banks Industry Average Movement3.7%
Market Average Movement7.9%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market17.1%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market3.2%

Stable Share Price: FFWM is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: FFWM's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

1985674Scott Kavanaugh

First Foundation Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides personal banking, business banking, and private wealth management services in the United States. It operates through two segments, Banking and Wealth Management. The company offers a range of bank deposit products, including personal and business checking accounts, savings accounts, interest-bearing negotiable order of withdrawal accounts, money market accounts, and time certificate of deposits; and loan products consisting of multifamily and single family residential real estate loans, commercial real estate loans, and commercial term loans and line of credits, as well as consumer loans, such as personal installment loans and line of credits, and home equity line of credits.

First Foundation Inc. Fundamentals Summary

How do First Foundation's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
FFWM fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$1.13b
Earnings (TTM)US$125.25m
Revenue (TTM)US$347.94m


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Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
FFWM income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueUS$0
Gross ProfitUS$347.94m
Other ExpensesUS$222.68m

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)2.22
Gross Margin100.00%
Net Profit Margin36.00%
Debt/Equity Ratio44.8%

How did FFWM perform over the long term?

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