News coverage about FCB Financial Holdings (NYSE:FCB) has trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. Accern scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. FCB Financial Holdings earned a daily sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the bank an impact score of 44.8680971328589 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near term.

These are some of the media stories that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s analysis:

A number of brokerages recently commented on FCB. Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $54.00 price target on shares of FCB Financial Holdings in a research report on Friday, September 8th. ValuEngine downgraded FCB Financial Holdings from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, September 1st. BidaskClub downgraded FCB Financial Holdings from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 2nd. Zacks Investment Research downgraded FCB Financial Holdings from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, July 31st. Finally, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $51.00 price target on shares of FCB Financial Holdings in a research report on Thursday, July 27th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $53.40.

Shares of FCB Financial Holdings (NYSE:FCB) traded up 0.34% during trading on Friday, reaching $43.75. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 388,492 shares. FCB Financial Holdings has a one year low of $35.55 and a one year high of $50.33. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $44.33 and its 200-day moving average price is $46.82. The company has a market capitalization of $1.90 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 15.25 and a beta of 1.31.

FCB Financial Holdings (NYSE:FCB) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, July 25th. The bank reported $0.71 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.63 by $0.08. The business had revenue of $83.00 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $83.47 million. FCB Financial Holdings had a net margin of 33.95% and a return on equity of 11.11%. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 13.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.56 EPS. On average, equities analysts anticipate that FCB Financial Holdings will post $2.80 earnings per share for the current year.

In other FCB Financial Holdings news, insider Stuart I. Oran sold 3,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, June 20th. The shares were sold at an average price of $47.22, for a total transaction of $141,660.00. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 10,104 shares in the company, valued at approximately $477,110.88. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this link. Also, Vice Chairman Les J. Lieberman sold 10,454 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, August 2nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $47.10, for a total transaction of $492,383.40. Following the sale, the insider now owns 310,599 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $14,629,212.90. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last quarter, insiders have sold 748,167 shares of company stock valued at $34,319,679. Company insiders own 15.40% of the company’s stock.

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FCB Financial Holdings Company Profile

FCB Financial Holdings, Inc is a bank holding company with a national bank subsidiary, Florida Community Bank, National Association (the Bank). The Company operates in the Community Banking segment. Through the Bank, the Company provides a range of retail and commercial banking services. As of December 31, 2016, the Company provided a range of financial products and services to individuals, small and medium-sized businesses, some large businesses, and other local organizations and entities through 46 branches in south and central Florida.

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