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How to buy First Mid Illinois Bancshares stock
Learn how to easily invest in First Mid Illinois Bancshares stock.
First Mid Illinois Bancshares Inc is a banks-regional business based in the US. First Mid Illinois Bancshares shares (FMBH) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. First Mid Illinois Bancshares employs 1,025 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $244.6 million.
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- Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – FMBH – and research it before deciding if it's a good investment for you.
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What's in this guide?
- FMBH shares summary
- Compare share dealing platforms
- Is FMBH stock a buy or sell?
- Stock performance over time
- Are FMBH shares over-valued?
- First Mid Illinois Bancshares's financials
- How volatile are FMBH shares?
- Does First Mid Illinois Bancshares pay a dividend?
- Have FMBH shares ever split?
- Other common questions
First Mid Illinois Bancshares stock price (NASDAQ: FMBH)Use our graph to track the performance of FMBH stocks over time.
First Mid Illinois Bancshares shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$31.97|
|52-week range||$33.18 - $44.84|
|50-day moving average||$36.49|
|200-day moving average||$38.52|
|Wall St. target price||$45.50|
|Dividend yield||$0.88 (2.74%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$3.67|
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First Mid Illinois Bancshares price performance over time
|1 week (2022-09-26)||-5.30%|
|1 month (2022-09-02)||-8.50%|
|3 months (2022-07-01)||-11.86%|
|6 months (2022-04-01)||-17.20%|
|1 year (2021-10-01)||-22.78%|
|2 years (2020-10-02)||24.93%|
|3 years (2019-10-03)||33.31|
|5 years (2017-10-03)||39.07|
Is First Mid Illinois Bancshares stock undervalued or overvalued?
Valuing First Mid Illinois Bancshares stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of First Mid Illinois Bancshares's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
First Mid Illinois Bancshares's P/E ratio
First Mid Illinois Bancshares's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 9x. In other words, First Mid Illinois Bancshares shares trade at around 9x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
First Mid Illinois Bancshares's PEG ratio
First Mid Illinois Bancshares's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.88. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into First Mid Illinois Bancshares's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
First Mid Illinois Bancshares financials
|Revenue TTM||$244.6 million|
|Operating margin TTM||40.99%|
|Gross profit TTM||$222.4 million|
|Return on assets TTM||1.12%|
|Return on equity TTM||11.19%|
|Market capitalisation||$690.6 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
First Mid Illinois Bancshares share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 24.32% of net profits
Recently First Mid Illinois Bancshares has paid out, on average, around 24.32% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 2.74% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), First Mid Illinois Bancshares shareholders could enjoy a 2.74% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In First Mid Illinois Bancshares's case, that would currently equate to about $0.88 per share.
While First Mid Illinois Bancshares's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that First Mid Illinois Bancshares is investing more in its future growth.
First Mid Illinois Bancshares's most recent dividend payout was on 1 September 2022. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 17 August 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").
Have First Mid Illinois Bancshares's shares ever split?
First Mid Illinois Bancshares's shares were split on a 3:2 basis on 2 July 2007. So if you had owned 2 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 3 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your First Mid Illinois Bancshares shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 33.3% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for First Mid Illinois Bancshares shares which in turn could have impacted First Mid Illinois Bancshares's share price.
First Mid Illinois Bancshares share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, First Mid Illinois Bancshares's shares have ranged in value from as little as $33.18 up to $44.8398. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while First Mid Illinois Bancshares's is 0.841. This would suggest that First Mid Illinois Bancshares's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
First Mid Illinois Bancshares overview
First Mid Bancshares, Inc. , a financial holding company, provides community banking products and services to commercial, retail, and agricultural customers in the United States. It accepts various deposit products, such as demand deposits, savings accounts, money market deposits, and time deposits. The company's loan products include commercial real estate, commercial and industrial, agricultural and agricultural real estate, residential real estate, and consumer loans; and other loans comprising loans to municipalities to support community projects, such as infrastructure improvements or equipment purchases. It also offers wealth management services, which include estate planning, investment, and farm management and brokerage services for individuals; and employee benefit services for business enterprises. In addition, the company provides property and casualty, senior insurance products, and group medical insurance for businesses; and personal lines insurance to individuals. It operates through a network of 52 banking centers in Illinois and 14 offices in Missouri, as well as a loan production office in Indiana.
Frequently asked questionsWhat percentage of First Mid Illinois Bancshares is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 15.522% of First Mid Illinois Bancshares shares are held by insiders and 35.472% by institutions. How many people work for First Mid Illinois Bancshares?
Latest data suggests 1,025 work at First Mid Illinois Bancshares. When does the fiscal year end for First Mid Illinois Bancshares?
First Mid Illinois Bancshares's fiscal year ends in December. Where is First Mid Illinois Bancshares based?
First Mid Illinois Bancshares's address is: 1421 Charleston Avenue, Mattoon, IL, United States, 61938 What is First Mid Illinois Bancshares's ISIN number?
First Mid Illinois Bancshares's international securities identification number is: US3208661062 What is First Mid Illinois Bancshares's CUSIP number?
First Mid Illinois Bancshares's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 320866106
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