First Savings Financial Group, Inc. operates as the holding company for First Savings Bank that provides various banking products and services to consumers and businesses in southern Indiana.
Undervalued with excellent balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has First Savings Financial Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: FSFG has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: FSFG underperformed the US Banks industry which returned -28.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: FSFG underperformed the US Market which returned 4.9% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is First Savings Financial Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StShould You Buy First Savings Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSFG) For Its Upcoming Dividend In 3 Days?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StFrank Czeschin Is The Independent Director of First Savings Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSFG) And They Just Picked Up 26% More Shares
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Is First Savings Financial Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: FSFG ($42.68) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($56.17)
Significantly Below Fair Value: FSFG is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: FSFG is good value based on its PE Ratio (8x) compared to the Banks industry average (9.4x).
PE vs Market: FSFG is good value based on its PE Ratio (8x) compared to the US market (16.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: FSFG is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: FSFG is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (0.9x) compared to the US Banks industry average (0.8x).
How is First Savings Financial Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: FSFG's forecast earnings growth (13.4% per year) is above the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: FSFG's earnings (13.4% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (22.8% per year).
High Growth Earnings: FSFG's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: FSFG's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-46.6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: FSFG's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-46.6% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if FSFG's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has First Savings Financial Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: FSFG has a high level of non-cash earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: FSFG's current net profit margins (12.6%) are lower than last year (21.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: FSFG's earnings have grown by 19% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: FSFG's earnings growth over the past year (1.6%) is below its 5-year average (19% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: FSFG earnings growth over the past year (1.6%) underperformed the Banks industry 1.8%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: FSFG's Return on Equity (11.3%) is considered low.
How is First Savings Financial Group's financial position? (This company is analysed differently as a bank or financial institution)
Financial Position Analysis
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Financial Institutions Analysis
Asset Level: FSFG's Assets to Equity ratio (11.8x) is moderate.
Allowance for Bad Loans: FSFG has a low allowance for bad loans (85%).
Low Risk Liabilities: 75% of FSFG's liabilities are made up of primarily low risk sources of funding.
Loan Level: FSFG has an appropriate level of Loans to Assets ratio (64%).
Low Risk Deposits: FSFG's Loans to Deposits ratio (94%) is appropriate.
Level of Bad Loans: FSFG has an appropriate level of bad loans (1.6%).
What is First Savings Financial Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: FSFG's dividend (1.59%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.67%).
High Dividend: FSFG's dividend (1.59%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.5%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, FSFG has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: FSFG's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 7 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (12.2%), FSFG's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Larry Myers (62yo)
Mr. Larry W. Myers serves as the Chief Executive Officer and President of First Savings Financial Group, Inc. and First Savings Bank, F.S.B. (Clarksville, IN) (First Savings Bank). Mr. Myers served as the ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Larry's total compensation ($USD689.61K) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD606.53K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Larry's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Executive VP||11.5yrs||US$439.60k||2.24% $2.3m|
|Corporate Secretary & Director||12.5yrs||US$393.19k||0.82% $826.1k|
|Chief Operating Officer||0.50yr||no data||0.62% $627.1k|
|Executive VP & Chief Information Officer||0.50yr||no data||0.26% $265.0k|
|Chief Risk Officer||no data||no data||0.055% $55.3k|
|no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: FSFG's management team is seasoned and experienced (6 years average tenure).
|Corporate Secretary & Director||12.5yrs||US$393.19k||0.82% $826.1k|
|Independent Director||1.42yrs||US$20.00k||0.14% $142.1k|
|Independent Director||12.5yrs||US$30.10k||1.73% $1.7m|
|Independent Director||11.5yrs||US$25.06k||0.34% $338.8k|
|Independent Director||3.5yrs||US$24.40k||0.55% $555.4k|
|Independent Director||10.83yrs||US$27.50k||0.62% $629.4k|
|Independent Chairman||3.42yrs||US$28.91k||0.11% $107.0k|
|Independent Director||3.33yrs||US$27.46k||0.084% $84.5k|
Experienced Board: FSFG's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 10.8 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: FSFG insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
First Savings Financial Group, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: First Savings Financial Group, Inc.
- Ticker: FSFG
- Exchange: NasdaqCM
- Founded: 2008
- Industry: Regional Banks
- Sector: Banks
- Market Cap: US$100.918m
- Shares outstanding: 2.36m
- Website: https://www.fsbbank.net
Number of Employees
- First Savings Financial Group, Inc.
- 702 North Shore Drive
- Suite 300
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|FSFG||NasdaqCM (Nasdaq Capital Market)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Oct 2008|
First Savings Financial Group, Inc. operates as the holding company for First Savings Bank that provides various banking products and services to consumers and businesses in southern Indiana. The company operates through three segments: Core Banking, SBA Lending, and Mortgage Banking. It accepts deposits, such as checking accounts, NOW and money market accounts, regular savings accounts, and time deposits. The company also provides loans, including one-to four-family residential real estate loans, multi-family real estate loans, commercial business loans, construction loans, and land and land development loans, as well as consumer loans comprising automobile loans, home equity lines of credit, unsecured loans, and loans secured by deposits. In addition, it is involved in investment activities; and the provision of reinsurance to other third-party insurance captives. As of December 2, 2019, the company operated 15 offices in the Indiana communities, such as Clarksville, Jeffersonville, Charlestown, Sellersburg, New Albany, Georgetown, Corydon, Lanesville, Elizabeth, English, Marengo, Salem, Odon, and Montgomery. First Savings Financial Group, Inc. was incorporated in 2008 and is based in Jeffersonville, Indiana.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/07/06 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/02 00:00|
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