Kentucky First Federal Bancorp operates as the holding company for First Federal Savings and Loan Association of Hazard, and Frankfort First Bancorp, Inc.
Proven track record with mediocre balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Kentucky First Federal Bancorp's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: KFFB has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: KFFB underperformed the US Mortgage industry which returned 5.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: KFFB underperformed the US Market which returned 19.3% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Kentucky First Federal Bancorp's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Kentucky First Federal Bancorp undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate KFFB's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate KFFB's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: KFFB is poor value based on its PE Ratio (65.1x) compared to the Mortgage industry average (13.7x).
PE vs Market: KFFB is poor value based on its PE Ratio (65.1x) compared to the US market (18.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate KFFB's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: KFFB is good value based on its PB Ratio (1x) compared to the US Mortgage industry average (1.1x).
How is Kentucky First Federal Bancorp forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Banks industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Kentucky First Federal Bancorp has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
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How has Kentucky First Federal Bancorp performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: KFFB has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: KFFB's current net profit margins (10.2%) are higher than last year (5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: KFFB's earnings have declined by -20% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: KFFB's earnings growth over the past year (106.5%) exceeds its 5-year average (-20% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: KFFB earnings growth over the past year (106.5%) exceeded the Mortgage industry 11.3%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: KFFB's Return on Equity (1.5%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Kentucky First Federal Bancorp's financial position? (This company is analysed differently as a bank or financial institution)
Financial Position Analysis
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Inventory Level: KFFB has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: KFFB's debt is not covered by short term assets (assets are 0.3x debt).
Financial Institutions Analysis
Asset Level: KFFB's level of assets compared to its equity is low.
Allowance for Bad Loans: KFFB has a low allowance for bad loans.
Low Risk Liabilities: KFFB's liabilities are made up of primarily low risk sources of funding.
Loan Level: KFFB has an acceptable proportion of non-loan assets held.
Low Risk Deposits: KFFB has advanced significantly more loans than the customer deposits it holds.
Level of Bad Loans: KFFB has a high level of bad loans (2.72%)
What is Kentucky First Federal Bancorp's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: KFFB's dividend (5.15%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.44%).
High Dividend: KFFB's dividend (5.15%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.71%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: KFFB's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: KFFB's dividend payments have not increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (335.2%), KFFB's dividend payments are not well 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
Don Jennings (54yo)
Mr. Don D. Jennings serves the President, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Executive Officer of Kentucky First Federal BanCorp. Inc., a holding company of First Federal Savings Bank of Frankfort since Mar ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Don's total compensation ($USD206.86K) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD521.37K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Don's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|VP, Treasurer & CFO||14.9yrs||US$186.56k||0.30% $190.2k|
|Secretary||0yrs||no data||no data|
|President & CEO of First Federal of Hazard||1.1yrs||no data||0.069% $44.2k|
|VP and Head of Loan Processing & Servicing - First Federal Savings Bank of Kentucky||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive Vice President of First Federal Savings Bank of Kentucky||0yrs||no data||0.44% $281.3k|
|VP & Head of Residential Lending - First Federal Savings Bank of Kentucky||0yrs||no data||no data|
|VP, AVP for Lending & Secretary of First Federal Savings & Loan Association of Hazard||0yrs||no data||no data|
|VP & Head Teller - First Federal Savings & Loan Association of Hazard||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Lending - First Federal Savings Bank and Vice President of First Federal Saving Bank||0yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: KFFB's management team is seasoned and experienced (7.1 years average tenure).
|VP, CFO & Director - First Federal Savings Bank of Kentucky||0yrs||no data||no data|
|VP, Lancaster Branch Manager & Director - First Federal Savings Bank of Kentucky||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||4.5yrs||US$18.00k||0.49% $315.3k|
|Independent Director||14.9yrs||US$18.00k||0.11% $73.7k|
|Chairman of the Board||14.9yrs||US$11.20k||1.41% $909.5k|
|Independent Director||14.9yrs||US$18.40k||0.28% $180.2k|
|Independent Director||14.9yrs||US$18.40k||0.35% $223.1k|
|Independent Director||9.2yrs||US$18.40k||0.14% $90.6k|
Experienced Board: KFFB's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 14.9 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: KFFB 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.
Kentucky First Federal Bancorp's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Kentucky First Federal Bancorp
- Ticker: KFFB
- Exchange: NasdaqGM
- Founded: 2005
- Industry: Thrifts and Mortgage Finance
- Sector: Banks
- Market Cap: US$64.361m
- Shares outstanding: 8.29m
- Website: https://ffsbky.bank
Number of Employees
- Kentucky First Federal Bancorp
- 655 Main Street
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|KFFB||NasdaqGM (Nasdaq Global Market)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Mar 2005|
Kentucky First Federal Bancorp operates as the holding company for First Federal Savings and Loan Association of Hazard, and Frankfort First Bancorp, Inc. that provide various banking products and services in Kentucky. Its deposit products include passbook savings and certificate accounts, checking accounts, and individual retirement accounts. The company’s loan portfolio comprises one-to four-family residential mortgage loans; construction loans; mortgage loans secured by multi-family property; nonresidential loans that are secured by commercial office buildings, churches, and properties used for other purposes; commercial non-mortgage loans; and consumer loans, such as home equity lines of credit, loans secured by savings deposits, automobile loans, and unsecured or personal loans. In addition, it invests in mortgage-backed securities; and provides insurance products and services. It operates through seven banking offices. The company was incorporated in 2005 and is based in Hazard, Kentucky. Kentucky First Federal Bancorp is a subsidiary of First Federal Mutual Holding Company.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/02/21 00:16|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/20 00:00|
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