NASDAQ:FBNC - First Bancorp Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $46.00
  • Forecasted Upside: 31.96 %
  • Number of Analysts: 2
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 1 Hold Ratings
  • 1 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$34.86
▼ -0.73 (-2.05%)

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Analyst Price Target for FBNC

Analyst Price Target is $46.00
▲ +31.96% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 2 analysts offering 12 month price targets for First Bancorp in the last 3 months. The average price target is $46.00, with a high forecast of $0.00 and a low forecast of $0.00. The average price target represents a 31.96% upside from the last price of $34.86.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 2 polled investment analysts is to buy stock in First Bancorp. This rating has held steady since February 2022, when it changed from a Hold consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 0 strong buy ratings
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1/10/2021
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4/10/2021
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7/9/2021
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10/7/2021
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1/5/2022
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4/5/2022
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6/4/2022
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7/4/2022

Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
6/23/2022Raymond JamesLower Price TargetOutperform$44.00 ➝ $40.00Low
2/28/2022Raymond JamesInitiated CoverageOutperform$49.00Low
10/12/2021Piper SandlerDowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$52.00Low
6/16/2021Piper SandlerUpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$51.00High
11/25/2020G.ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
11/25/2020GabelliDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
10/20/2020StephensInitiated CoverageEqual WeightMedium
9/15/2020DA DavidsonUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyLow
7/24/2020Piper SandlerLower Price TargetNeutral$26.00 ➝ $25.00Medium
6/19/2020DA DavidsonDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralHigh
6/18/2020Piper SandlerDowngradeOverweight ➝ NeutralHigh
5/1/2020G.ResearchReiterated RatingBuyLow
2/27/2020DA DavidsonInitiated CoverageBuyHigh
1/28/2020Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingBuy$42.00Medium
4/25/2019GabelliUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$44.00Medium
3/25/2019Sandler O'NeillUpgradeHold ➝ BuyMedium
3/18/2019Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuyLow
1/25/2019Brean CapitalSet Price TargetBuy$42.00Medium
1/24/2019FIG PartnersUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformMedium
12/19/2018StephensReiterated RatingHold$34.00High
11/1/2018StephensReiterated RatingHold$39.00Medium
10/29/2018Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuyLow
10/22/2018Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuyMedium
10/1/2018Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuyMedium
8/27/2018Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuyLow
8/6/2018Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuyLow
7/30/2018Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuyLow
7/27/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Buy$44.00 ➝ $46.00Low
7/26/2018Sandler O'NeillDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
7/10/2018Raymond JamesDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformHigh
5/3/2018Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuyMedium
4/16/2018Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuyLow
4/5/2018Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuyMedium
2/5/2018Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuyLow
1/29/2018Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuyLow
1/9/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuy$42.00N/A
1/2/2018Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuyLow
12/22/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingBuy$41.00Low
12/5/2017Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuyLow
12/4/2017StephensInitiated CoverageEqual ➝ Equal WeightMedium
10/31/2017Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuyN/A
10/25/2017Brean CapitalBoost Price TargetBuy$39.00 ➝ $35.00N/A
10/5/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingOverweight ➝ Overweight$37.00N/A
8/2/2017Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuyLow
7/26/2017Brean CapitalSet Price TargetBuy$33.00Medium
(Data available from 7/5/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.46 (Hold)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

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  • 1 very positive mentions
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12/7/2021
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1/6/2022
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2/5/2022
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3/7/2022
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4/6/2022
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5/6/2022
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6/5/2022
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7/5/2022

Current Sentiment

  • 7 very positive mentions
  • 14 positive mentions
  • 2 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
First Bancorp logo
First Bancorp operates as the bank holding company for First Bank that provides banking products and services for individuals and small to medium-sized businesses primarily in North Carolina and northeastern South Carolina. It accepts deposit products, such as checking, savings, and money market accounts, as well as time deposits, including certificate of deposits and individual retirement accounts. The company also offers loans for a range of consumer and commercial purposes comprising loans for business, real estate, personal, home improvement, and automobiles, as well as residential mortgages and small business administration loans; and accounts receivable financing and factoring, inventory financing, and purchase order financing services. In addition, it provides credit and debit cards, letter of credits, and safe deposit box rental services, as well as electronic funds transfer services consisting of wire transfers; and internet and mobile banking, cash management, bank-by-phone services, and remote deposit capture services. Further, the company offers investment and insurance products, such as mutual funds, annuities, long-term care insurance, life insurance, and company retirement plans, as well as property and casualty insurance products; and financial planning services. As of December 31, 2021, it operated 121 branches comprising 114 branch offices located in North Carolina and seven branches in South Carolina. First Bancorp was founded in 1934 and is headquartered in Southern Pines, North Carolina.
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Today's Range

Now: $34.86
Low: $34.53
High: $34.92

50 Day Range

MA: $36.46
Low: $34.03
High: $38.95

52 Week Range

Now: $34.86
Low: $33.87
High: $50.92

Volume

813 shs

Average Volume

164,508 shs

Market Capitalization

$1.24 billion

P/E Ratio

10.95

Dividend Yield

2.47%

Beta

1.15

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of First Bancorp?

The following sell-side analysts have issued research reports on First Bancorp in the last twelve months: Piper Sandler, Raymond James, and StockNews.com.
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What is the current price target for First Bancorp?

0 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for First Bancorp in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $46.00, suggesting a possible upside of 29.2%.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for First Bancorp?

First Bancorp currently has 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe FBNC will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of First Bancorp.
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How do I contact First Bancorp's investor relations team?

First Bancorp's physical mailing address is 300 SW Broad Street, Southern Pines NC, 28387. The financial services provider's listed phone number is (910) 246-2500. The official website for First Bancorp is www.localfirstbank.com. Learn More about contacing First Bancorp investor relations.