$0.59 EPS Expected for Farmers Capital Bank Corp (FFKT)

September 17, 2017 - By Kurt Siggers

 $0.59 EPS Expected for Farmers Capital Bank Corp (FFKT)
Investors sentiment increased to 3.25 in Q4 2016. Its up 1.95, from 1.3 in 2016Q3. It increased, as 2 investors sold Farmers Capital Bank Corp shares while 14 reduced holdings. 24 funds opened positions while 28 raised stakes. 7.08 million shares or 103.93% more from 3.47 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported.
Washington Bank & Trust accumulated 40 shares. The Texas-based Smith Asset Management Group Inc Limited Partnership has invested 0.01% in Farmers Capital Bank Corp (NASDAQ:FFKT). Bancorp Of New York Mellon Corp holds 0% in Farmers Capital Bank Corp (NASDAQ:FFKT) or 38,851 shares. Johnson Counsel Incorporated invested in 36,347 shares. 497 are held by Bnp Paribas Arbitrage. Pdts Prtnrs Ltd Liability stated it has 5,600 shares. Acadian Asset Management Limited Liability invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Farmers Capital Bank Corp (NASDAQ:FFKT). Barclays Pcl invested 0% of its portfolio in Farmers Capital Bank Corp (NASDAQ:FFKT). Alliancebernstein Limited Partnership has 27,852 shares. Castine Mngmt Limited Liability Company holds 159,363 shares. Martingale Asset Mgmt Limited Partnership reported 54,017 shares. Bancorporation Of America Corp De has invested 0% in Farmers Capital Bank Corp (NASDAQ:FFKT). Jpmorgan Chase owns 20,237 shares for 0% of their portfolio. New York State Common Retirement Fund accumulated 7,800 shares. Barr E S holds 0.04% or 8,000 shares.

Since May 30, 2017, it had 1 buy, and 0 sales for $22,980 activity.

Wall Street await Farmers Capital Bank Corp (NASDAQ:FFKT) to release earnings on October, 18. Analysts forecast EPS of $0.59, up exactly $0.01 or 1.72 % from 2014’s $0.58 EPS. The expected FFKT’s profit could reach $4.43M giving the stock 16.42 P/E in the case that $0.59 earnings per share is reported. After posting $0.60 EPS for the previous quarter, Farmers Capital Bank Corp’s analysts now forecast -1.67 % negative EPS growth. The stock increased 2.11% or $0.8 on September 15, reaching $38.75. About 30,740 shares traded or 144.96% up from the average. Farmers Capital Bank Corp (NASDAQ:FFKT) has risen 42.96% since September 17, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 26.26% the S&P500.

Farmers Capital Bank Corp (NASDAQ:FFKT) Ratings Coverage

Among 2 analysts covering Farmers Capital Bank Corp (NASDAQ:FFKT), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Farmers Capital Bank Corp had 2 analyst reports since October 7, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. Sandler O’Neill initiated the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, October 7 report. On Monday, June 26 the stock rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Hold”.

Farmers Capital Bank Corporation is a bank holding company. The company has market cap of $291.17 million. The Firm provides a range of banking and bank-related services to clients throughout Central and Northern Kentucky. It has a 19.82 P/E ratio. The Company’s bank subsidiaries include Farmers Bank & Capital Trust Company , United Bank & Trust Company (United Bank), First Citizens Bank (First Citizens) and Citizens Bank of Northern Kentucky, Inc. (Citizens Northern).

More news for Farmers Capital Bank Corp (NASDAQ:FFKT) were recently published by: Nasdaq.com, which released: “Farmers Capital Bank Corporation (FFKT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August …” on August 29, 2017. Globenewswire.com‘s article titled: “Farmers Capital Bank Corporation Announces Second Quarter Earnings” and published on July 20, 2017 is yet another important article.

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