First National Financial Corp (TSE:FN) Director Moray Tawse bought 4,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Friday, December 14th. The stock was purchased at an average price of C$13.21 per share, for a total transaction of C$52,840.00.
Moray Tawse also recently made the following trade(s):
- On Thursday, December 6th, Moray Tawse acquired 650 shares of First National Financial stock. The shares were bought at an average price of C$13.09 per share, for a total transaction of C$8,508.50.
Shares of FN traded up C$0.12 during trading hours on Friday, reaching C$28.62. 12,288 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 17,893. The company has a quick ratio of 10.87, a current ratio of 11.11 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 5,815.21. First National Financial Corp has a 12 month low of C$25.34 and a 12 month high of C$29.99.
First National Financial (TSE:FN) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, October 30th. The company reported C$0.85 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of C$0.79 by C$0.06. The company had revenue of C$153.30 million for the quarter. Sell-side analysts anticipate that First National Financial Corp will post 2.82999999085786 earnings per share for the current year.
The firm also recently declared a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, January 15th. Investors of record on Monday, December 31st will be given a dividend of $0.158 per share. This is a boost from First National Financial’s previous monthly dividend of $0.15. This represents a $1.90 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 6.62%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, December 28th. First National Financial’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 62.67%.
FN has been the topic of several recent research reports. BMO Capital Markets reduced their target price on shares of First National Financial from C$29.00 to C$28.00 in a report on Thursday, November 1st. National Bank Financial cut their price target on shares of First National Financial from C$28.00 to C$27.00 and set a “sector perform” rating on the stock in a report on Wednesday, October 31st. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of C$28.10.
About First National Financial
First National Financial Corporation, through its subsidiaries, originates, underwrites, and services residential and commercial mortgages in Canada. It offers single family residential, and multi-unit residential and commercial mortgages, as well as engages in the mortgage broker distribution channel operations.
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