Headlines about FB Financial (NYSE:FBK) have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. FB Financial earned a media sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media stories about the financial services provider an impact score of 45.1742369453742 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near term.

Shares of FB Financial (NYSE FBK) opened at $42.48 on Thursday. The company has a market cap of $1,289.77, a price-to-earnings ratio of 21.78 and a beta of 2.19. The company has a quick ratio of 0.83, a current ratio of 0.95 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.25. FB Financial has a twelve month low of $23.30 and a twelve month high of $44.08.

FB Financial (NYSE:FBK) last released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, October 23rd. The financial services provider reported $0.60 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.47 by $0.13. The business had revenue of $81.43 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $76.35 million. FB Financial had a net margin of 13.61% and a return on equity of 11.90%. sell-side analysts predict that FB Financial will post 2.05 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

FBK has been the topic of several research analyst reports. ValuEngine raised shares of FB Financial from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, September 18th. Sandler O’Neill raised shares of FB Financial from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and boosted their target price for the stock from $37.00 to $39.00 in a research report on Tuesday, August 15th. UBS boosted their target price on shares of FB Financial from $41.00 to $45.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 25th. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reissued a “hold” rating and set a $42.00 target price on shares of FB Financial in a research report on Thursday, October 26th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of FB Financial from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, September 26th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the stock. FB Financial has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $42.33.

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About FB Financial

FB Financial Corporation is the holding company for FirstBank (the Bank). The Company and the Bank are engaged in the business of banking and provide a full range of financial services. The Bank provides a suite of commercial and consumer banking services to clients in select markets in Tennessee, North Alabama and North Georgia.

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