News stories about 1st Constitution Bancorp (NASDAQ:FCCY) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. Accern scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring 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 closest to one being the most favorable. 1st Constitution Bancorp earned a coverage optimism score of 0.08 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 47.6647311243956 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of 1st Constitution Bancorp from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, September 25th.

Shares of 1st Constitution Bancorp (NASDAQ:FCCY) traded up $0.10 on Friday, hitting $18.60. 13,863 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 5,936. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.73, a quick ratio of 0.89 and a current ratio of 0.90. 1st Constitution Bancorp has a fifty-two week low of $15.75 and a fifty-two week high of $19.40. The stock has a market cap of $149.35, a PE ratio of 18.42, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.60 and a beta of 0.43.

1st Constitution Bancorp (NASDAQ:FCCY) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October 26th. The financial services provider reported $0.30 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.31 by ($0.01). 1st Constitution Bancorp had a return on equity of 7.79% and a net margin of 16.78%. The business had revenue of $11.48 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $12.03 million. equities analysts expect that 1st Constitution Bancorp will post 1.03 earnings per share for the current year.

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About 1st Constitution Bancorp

1st Constitution Bancorp is the bank holding company for 1st Constitution Bank (the Bank). The Bank is a commercial bank, which is engaged in the business of commercial and retail banking. The Company operates through the Community Banking segment. The Community Banking segment consists of construction, commercial, retail and mortgage banking operations.

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