Media coverage about 1st Constitution Bancorp (NASDAQ:FCCY) has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. 1st Constitution Bancorp earned a daily sentiment score of 0.16 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 45.6611889826334 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near future.
Several equities research analysts recently commented on FCCY shares. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of 1st Constitution Bancorp from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $20.00 target price on the stock in a research report on Monday, January 1st. ValuEngine downgraded shares of 1st Constitution Bancorp from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, March 7th.
1st Constitution Bancorp stock opened at $20.35 on Thursday. The stock has a market cap of $163.06, a P/E ratio of 24.52, a PEG ratio of 1.51 and a beta of 0.44. 1st Constitution Bancorp has a 1 year low of $16.15 and a 1 year high of $20.70. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.73, a current ratio of 0.90 and a quick ratio of 0.89.
The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, February 27th. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 16th were given a $0.06 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, February 15th. This represents a $0.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.18%. 1st Constitution Bancorp’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 28.92%.
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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