Zacks: Bank First National Corporation (NYSE:BFC) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages
Bank First National Corporation (NYSE:BFC) has been assigned an average broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the one analysts that provide coverage for the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation.
Zacks has also assigned Bank First National an industry rank of 171 out of 256 based on the ratings given to its competitors.
Separately, Sandler O’Neill assumed coverage on shares of Bank First National in a research report on Thursday, March 7th. They set a “hold” rating for the company.
A number of hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of BFC. Synovus Financial Corp purchased a new position in Bank First National in the fourth quarter valued at about $2,970,000. Stifel Financial Corp purchased a new position in Bank First National in the fourth quarter valued at about $2,004,000. Dubuque Bank & Trust Co. purchased a new position in Bank First National in the first quarter valued at about $1,900,000. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. bought a new stake in shares of Bank First National during the 4th quarter worth about $999,000. Finally, Tibra Equities Europe Ltd bought a new stake in shares of Bank First National during the 1st quarter worth about $815,000.
Shares of NYSE:BFC opened at $73.31 on Wednesday. Bank First National has a 52-week low of $35.02 and a 52-week high of $76.90.
Bank First National (NYSE:BFC) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, April 17th. The company reported $1.00 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.92 by $0.08. The firm had revenue of $18.51 million during the quarter.
The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, July 8th. Shareholders of record on Monday, June 24th will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 21st. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.09%.
Bank First National Company Profile
Bank First National Corporation operates as a holding company for Bank First National that provides consumer and commercial financial services to individuals and businesses in Northeastern Wisconsin. The company offers demand, time, and savings deposits; and checking, certificates of deposit, and money market accounts.
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