Farmers Capital Bank Corporation (FFKT) CEO Lloyd C. Hillard, Jr. Acquires 500 Shares

Farmers Capital Bank Corporation (NASDAQ:FFKT) CEO Lloyd C. Hillard, Jr. acquired 500 shares of Farmers Capital Bank Corporation stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, September 7th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $36.33 per share, for a total transaction of $18,165.00. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link.

Lloyd C. Hillard, Jr. also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Friday, September 8th, Lloyd C. Hillard, Jr. acquired 1,000 shares of Farmers Capital Bank Corporation stock. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $36.89 per share, for a total transaction of $36,890.00.
  • On Thursday, June 29th, Lloyd C. Hillard, Jr. acquired 1,000 shares of Farmers Capital Bank Corporation stock. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $38.94 per share, for a total transaction of $38,940.00.

Shares of Farmers Capital Bank Corporation (FFKT) traded up 2.11% during trading on Friday, reaching $38.75. 30,740 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. The stock has a market cap of $291.13 million, a P/E ratio of 19.82 and a beta of 0.86. Farmers Capital Bank Corporation has a 12-month low of $29.24 and a 12-month high of $44.65. The company has a 50 day moving average of $37.55 and a 200 day moving average of $38.90.

Farmers Capital Bank Corporation (NASDAQ:FFKT) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July 19th. The bank reported $0.60 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.54 by $0.06. The firm had revenue of $19.05 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $19.40 million. Farmers Capital Bank Corporation had a net margin of 17.32% and a return on equity of 8.24%. Equities research analysts anticipate that Farmers Capital Bank Corporation will post $2.26 EPS for the current year.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, October 2nd. Investors of record on Friday, September 1st will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 30th. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.03%. Farmers Capital Bank Corporation’s payout ratio is presently 20.41%.

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A number of equities analysts have commented on FFKT shares. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Farmers Capital Bank Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, September 1st. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Farmers Capital Bank Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 20th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating, three have assigned a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. Farmers Capital Bank Corporation has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $38.33.

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of FFKT. Wellington Management Group LLP boosted its position in Farmers Capital Bank Corporation by 159.9% during the first quarter. Wellington Management Group LLP now owns 335,058 shares of the bank’s stock worth $13,536,000 after acquiring an additional 206,144 shares during the last quarter. Kennedy Capital Management Inc. acquired a new position in Farmers Capital Bank Corporation during the first quarter worth about $2,203,000. Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its position in Farmers Capital Bank Corporation by 24.0% during the first quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 280,692 shares of the bank’s stock worth $11,340,000 after acquiring an additional 54,374 shares during the last quarter. US Bancorp DE boosted its position in Farmers Capital Bank Corporation by 5,419,700.0% during the first quarter. US Bancorp DE now owns 54,198 shares of the bank’s stock worth $2,190,000 after acquiring an additional 54,197 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its position in Farmers Capital Bank Corporation by 16.4% during the first quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 311,362 shares of the bank’s stock worth $12,579,000 after acquiring an additional 43,912 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 51.55% of the company’s stock.

About Farmers Capital Bank Corporation

Farmers Capital Bank Corporation is a bank holding company. The Company provides a range of banking and bank-related services to customers throughout Central and Northern Kentucky. Their affiliated bank is United Bank & Capital Trust Company.

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