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First Republic Bank

Market Cap

US$32.9b

Last Updated

2021/05/06 22:16 UTC

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Executive Summary

First Republic Bank, together with its subsidiaries, provides private banking, private business banking, and private wealth management services to clients in metropolitan areas in the United States. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet with solid track record.


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Share Price & News

How has First Republic Bank's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

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

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


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0.4%

FRC

2.4%

US Banks

-1.7%

US Market


1 Year Return

83.5%

FRC

82.9%

US Banks

51.8%

US Market

Return vs Industry: FRC matched the US Banks industry which returned 83.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: FRC exceeded the US Market which returned 52.8% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

FRCIndustryMarket
7 Day0.4%2.4%-1.7%
30 Day10.6%6.5%1.5%
90 Day20.0%22.6%3.1%
1 Year84.5%83.5%88.8%82.9%54.4%51.8%
3 Year95.6%91.6%28.3%17.4%63.0%52.8%
5 Year185.1%175.1%115.1%88.1%127.2%101.9%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is First Republic Bank's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is First Republic Bank undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

28.96x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: FRC ($186.91) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($146.13)

Significantly Below Fair Value: FRC is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: FRC is poor value based on its PE Ratio (29x) compared to the US Banks industry average (12.1x).

PE vs Market: FRC is poor value based on its PE Ratio (29x) compared to the US market (20.4x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: FRC is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.1x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: FRC is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.1x) compared to the US Banks industry average (1.1x).


Future Growth

How is First Republic Bank forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 19 analysts?

13.9%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: FRC's forecast earnings growth (13.9% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).

Earnings vs Market: FRC's earnings (13.9% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (15.7% per year).

High Growth Earnings: FRC's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: FRC's revenue (15.1% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.2% per year).

High Growth Revenue: FRC's revenue (15.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: FRC's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (10.9%).


Past Performance

How has First Republic Bank performed over the past 5 years?

13.3%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: FRC has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: FRC's current net profit margins (27.5%) are higher than last year (26.1%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: FRC's earnings have grown by 13.3% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: FRC's earnings growth over the past year (27.8%) exceeds its 5-year average (13.3% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: FRC earnings growth over the past year (27.8%) exceeded the Banks industry 17.2%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: FRC's Return on Equity (9.1%) is considered low.


Financial Health

How is First Republic Bank's financial position? (This company is analysed differently as a bank or financial institution)


Financial Position Analysis


Debt to Equity History and Analysis


Balance Sheet


Financial Institutions Analysis

Asset Level: FRC's Assets to Equity ratio (12x) is moderate.

Allowance for Bad Loans: FRC has a sufficient allowance for bad loans (359%).

Low Risk Liabilities: 90% of FRC's liabilities are made up of primarily low risk sources of funding.

Loan Level: FRC has an appropriate level of Loans to Assets ratio (75%).

Low Risk Deposits: FRC's Loans to Deposits ratio (92%) is appropriate.

Level of Bad Loans: FRC has an appropriate level of bad loans (0.1%).


Dividend

What is First Republic Bank current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

0.47%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: FRC's dividend (0.47%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.24%).

High Dividend: FRC's dividend (0.47%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.42%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: FRC is not paying a notable dividend for the US market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.

Growing Dividend: FRC is not paying a notable dividend for the US market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: FRC is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of FRC's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

5.7yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Jim Herbert (76 yo)

36.33yrs

Tenure

US$13,265,513

Compensation

Mr. James H. Herbert, II, also known as Jim, co-founded First Republic Bank in 1985 and serves as its Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Herbert has been Executive Chairman of First Republic Bank since 2010. He ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Jim's total compensation ($USD13.27M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD11.15M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Jim's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: FRC's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.7 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: FRC's board of directors are considered experienced (6.3 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: FRC insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 2.9%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

First Republic Bank's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: First Republic Bank
  • Ticker: FRC
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: 1985
  • Industry: Regional Banks
  • Sector: Banks
  • Market Cap: US$32.876b
  • Shares outstanding: 176.29m
  • Website: https://www.firstrepublic.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • First Republic Bank
  • 111 Pine Street
  • 2nd Floor
  • San Francisco
  • California
  • 94111
  • United States

Listings


Biography

First Republic Bank, together with its subsidiaries, provides private banking, private business banking, and private wealth management services to clients in metropolitan areas in the United States. It ope...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/05/06 22:16
End of Day Share Price2021/05/06 00:00
Earnings2021/03/31
Annual Earnings2020/12/31


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.