First Community Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ:FCBC) announced a special dividend on Wednesday, February 28th, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Friday, March 9th will be given a dividend of 0.48 per share by the bank on Friday, March 23rd. This represents a yield of 2.65%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 8th.
First Community Bancshares (NASDAQ FCBC) opened at $29.65 on Wednesday. First Community Bancshares has a twelve month low of $23.23 and a twelve month high of $32.24. The company has a quick ratio of 1.00, a current ratio of 1.00 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.14. The company has a market capitalization of $497.19, a P/E ratio of 23.53 and a beta of 0.68.
First Community Bancshares (NASDAQ:FCBC) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, January 23rd. The bank reported $0.45 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.43 by $0.02. The firm had revenue of $29.68 million during the quarter. First Community Bancshares had a return on equity of 8.05% and a net margin of 17.67%.
In other First Community Bancshares news, President Gary R. Mills acquired 1,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, March 13th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $29.30 per share, for a total transaction of $29,300.00. The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Over the last quarter, insiders have bought 1,400 shares of company stock valued at $40,275. Corporate insiders own 3.33% of the company’s stock.
About First Community Bancshares
First Community Bancshares, Inc is a financial holding company. The Company provides commercial banking products and services through its subsidiary First Community Bank (the Bank). The Bank operates as First Community Bank in Virginia, West Virginia, and North Carolina and People’s Community Bank, a Division of First Community Bank, in Tennessee.
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