AlphaMark Advisors LLC boosted its stake in Farmers Capital Bank Corporation (NASDAQ:FFKT) by 67.5% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 5,922 shares of the bank’s stock after buying an additional 2,387 shares during the period. AlphaMark Advisors LLC owned 0.08% of Farmers Capital Bank Corporation worth $228,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other hedge funds have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Wellington Management Group LLP raised its stake in Farmers Capital Bank Corporation by 159.9% in the first quarter. Wellington Management Group LLP now owns 335,058 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $13,536,000 after buying an additional 206,144 shares during the last quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its stake in Farmers Capital Bank Corporation by 16.4% in the first quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 311,362 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $12,579,000 after buying an additional 43,912 shares during the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. raised its stake in Farmers Capital Bank Corporation by 24.0% in the first quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 280,692 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $11,340,000 after buying an additional 54,374 shares during the last quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC raised its stake in Farmers Capital Bank Corporation by 13.6% in the first quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC now owns 64,142 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $2,591,000 after buying an additional 7,685 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Kennedy Capital Management Inc. purchased a new stake in Farmers Capital Bank Corporation during the first quarter valued at $2,203,000. 51.55% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

Shares of Farmers Capital Bank Corporation (NASDAQ FFKT) opened at 37.40 on Thursday. The firm has a market cap of $280.99 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 19.13 and a beta of 0.89. Farmers Capital Bank Corporation has a 12-month low of $27.28 and a 12-month high of $44.65. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $38.04 and its 200 day moving average is $39.07.

Farmers Capital Bank Corporation (NASDAQ:FFKT) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 19th. The bank reported $0.60 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.54 by $0.06. Farmers Capital Bank Corporation had a net margin of 17.32% and a return on equity of 8.24%. The company had revenue of $19.05 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $19.40 million. Equities analysts expect that Farmers Capital Bank Corporation will post $2.26 earnings per share for the current year.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, October 2nd. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 1st will be given a $0.10 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 30th. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.07%. Farmers Capital Bank Corporation’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 20.41%.

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FFKT has been the subject of several recent analyst reports. ValuEngine raised shares of Farmers Capital Bank Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, June 2nd. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Farmers Capital Bank Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, June 20th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating, three have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. Farmers Capital Bank Corporation currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $38.33.

About Farmers Capital Bank Corporation

Farmers Capital Bank Corporation is a bank holding company. The Company provides a range of banking and bank-related services to customers throughout Central and Northern Kentucky. Their affiliated bank is United Bank & Capital Trust Company.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Farmers Capital Bank Corporation (NASDAQ:FFKT)

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