Technical Indicator Analysis for First Bancorp (NYSE:FBP)


Technical Indicators and Signals

The stochastic oscillator indicator is the important indicator to compare the security price over a certain period of time. The stochastic %K of First Bancorp (NYSE:FBP) for the period of 9-Day stands at 13.8% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 22.34%.

The 7-Day Average Directional Index ADX (also known as Trend Strength Indicator) of First Bancorp (NYSE:FBP) signals “Sell” while other important signals like the 20-Day Moving Average Vs. Price signals “Sell”.

Another important signal of trend and momentum of a security is 20-50 Day MACD Oscillator or Moving Average Convergence Divergence signals “Sell” for First Bancorp (NYSE:FBP) while 20-100 Day MACD Oscillator indicates “Sell”.

Bollinger band is a volatility indicator of a certain security, currently First Bancorp (NYSE:FBP)’s 20-Day Bollinger Band indicates “Sell”.

About Company

First Bancorp distinguished itself by providing innovative marketing strategies and novel products to attract clients. Besides the branches and lending offices, the Corporation has offered a telephone information   service called Telebanco since 1983. This was the first telebanking  service offered in Puerto Rico. The Corporation’s clients have access to an extensive ATM network all over the world. The Corporation was the first in Puerto Rico to open on weekends and the first to offer in-store branches to its clients.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, First Bancorp (NYSE:FBP) opened the session at $4.72 and after going down -2.51% closed at $4.66. The stock lost -0.06 points in the last trade.

First Bancorp (NYSE:FBP)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $4.65 and $4.80 during the previous active session. First Bancorp (NYSE:FBP) traded with the volume of 1.39 Million with average volume of 1.6 Million. The stock has HIGH volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 1.96 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 0.19 and 29.21 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of First Bancorp (NYSE:FBP) is at 2% and the shares outstanding are 221.55 Million.

Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for First Bancorp (NYSE:FBP) are discussed below:

Dividend yield of First Bancorp (NYSE:FBP) stands at 0% whereas Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 10.13 while Forward P/E shows the value of 9.81.

The PEG ratio (Price to Earning to Growth) emits the value of 0.84. The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 1.78 and 0.55 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 2.17 and 4.33 correspondingly.

The Quick Ratio of First Bancorp (NYSE:FBP) stands at 0 while the Current Ratio depicts the value of 0.

Return on Assets ROA of First Bancorp (NYSE:FBP) is at 0.8% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of First Bancorp (NYSE:FBP) stand at 5.6% and 18.3% respectively.

The payout ratio of First Bancorp (NYSE:FBP) stands at 111.5%.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of First Bancorp (NYSE:FBP) on the basis of 5 day trade show the dip of -10.9% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows decrease of -18.1%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in red zone with the value of -21.28% while six month performance of the shares of First Bancorp (NYSE:FBP) remained bearish with the count of -12.73%.

The yearly and YTD performance of First Bancorp (NYSE:FBP) remained down at -9.86% and -29.5% respectively.