First Farmers Financial Corporation operates as the financial holding company for First Farmers Bank & Trust that provides banking products and services to individuals, families, and businesses. More Details
Good value with adequate balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has First Farmers Financial's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: FFMR is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: Insufficient data to determine FFMR's volatility change over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: FFMR underperformed the US Banks industry which returned 99.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: FFMR underperformed the US Market which returned 50.8% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is First Farmers Financial's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is First Farmers Financial 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: FFMR ($42.75) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($69.19)
Significantly Below Fair Value: FFMR is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: FFMR is good value based on its PE Ratio (10x) compared to the US Banks industry average (12x).
PE vs Market: FFMR is good value based on its PE Ratio (10x) compared to the US market (19.8x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate FFMR's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: FFMR is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.4x) compared to the US Banks industry average (1.1x).
How is First Farmers Financial 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 First Farmers Financial 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.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
How has First Farmers Financial performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: FFMR has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: FFMR's current net profit margins (35.7%) are lower than last year (36.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: FFMR's earnings have grown by 14.7% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: FFMR's earnings growth over the past year (3.1%) is below its 5-year average (14.7% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: FFMR earnings growth over the past year (3.1%) underperformed the Banks industry 18.3%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: FFMR's Return on Equity (13.7%) is considered low.
How is First Farmers Financial'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: FFMR's Assets to Equity ratio (10x) is low.
Allowance for Bad Loans: Insufficient data to determine if FFMR has a sufficient allowance for bad loans.
Low Risk Liabilities: 88% of FFMR's liabilities are made up of primarily low risk sources of funding.
Loan Level: FFMR has an appropriate level of Loans to Assets ratio (68%).
Low Risk Deposits: FFMR's Loans to Deposits ratio (86%) is appropriate.
Level of Bad Loans: Insufficient data to determine if FFMR has an appropriate level of bad loans.
What is First Farmers Financial current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: FFMR's dividend (3.09%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.24%).
High Dividend: FFMR's dividend (3.09%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.42%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: FFMR has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: FFMR's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 4 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (30.1%), FFMR's dividend payments are 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 board tenure
Gene Miles (67 yo)
Mr. Gene E. Miles serves as Director at First Farmers Bank & Trust Co. (Formerly known as First Farmers Bank & Trust) and served as its Chief Executive Officer until March 31, 2021 and served as its Presid...
Experienced Board: FFMR's board of directors are considered experienced (6.8 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
First Farmers Financial Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: First Farmers Financial Corporation
- Ticker: FFMR
- Exchange: OTCPK
- Founded: 1885
- Industry: Regional Banks
- Sector: Banks
- Market Cap: US$302.642m
- Shares outstanding: 7.08m
- Website: https://www.ffbt.com
Number of Employees
- First Farmers Financial Corporation
- 123 North Jefferson Street
- United States
First Farmers Financial Corporation operates as the financial holding company for First Farmers Bank & Trust that provides banking products and services to individuals, families, and businesses. The compan...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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