How to buy FVCBankcorp stock - 18 April

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How to buy FVCBankcorp stock

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FVCBankcorp, Inc is a banks-regional business based in the US. FVCBankcorp shares (FVCB) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. FVCBankcorp employs 121 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$50.5 million.

How to buy shares in FVCBankcorp

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  2. Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, like your ID and bank information. Fund your account with a bank transfer, credit card or debit card.
  3. Search for FVCBankcorp. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: FVCB. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
  4. Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until FVCBankcorp reaches your desired price. To spread out your purchase, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
  5. Decide on how many to buy. Weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimize risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of FVCBankcorp, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of FVCBankcorp. Optimize your portfolio by tracking how your stock — and even the business — performs with an eye on the long term. You may be eligible for dividends and shareholder voting rights on directors and management that can affect your stock.

FVCBankcorp share price

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FVCBankcorp shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-04-15.
52-week rangeUSD$9.35 - USD$19.34
50-day moving average USD$17.2309
200-day moving average USD$14.7375
Wall St. target priceUSD$18.42
PE ratio 16.3455
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) USD$1.1

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Is it a good time to buy FVCBankcorp stock?

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Is FVCBankcorp under- or over-valued?

Valuing FVCBankcorp stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of FVCBankcorp's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

FVCBankcorp's P/E ratio

FVCBankcorp's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 16x. In other words, FVCBankcorp shares trade at around 16x 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.

FVCBankcorp financials

Revenue TTM USD$50.5 million
Operating margin TTM 42.43%
Gross profit TTM USD$50.5 million
Return on assets TTM 0.92%
Return on equity TTM 8.41%
Profit margin 30.7%
Book value $14.026
Market capitalisation USD$245.2 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting FVCBankcorp shares

There are currently 130,972 FVCBankcorp shares held short by investors – that's known as FVCBankcorp's "short interest". This figure is 3.3% down from 135,421 last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting FVCBankcorp shares can be evaluated.

FVCBankcorp's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

FVCBankcorp's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of FVCBankcorp shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of FVCBankcorp shares traded daily (recently around 30317.592592593). FVCBankcorp's SIR currently stands at 4.32. In other words for every 100,000 FVCBankcorp shares traded daily on the market, roughly 4320 shares are currently held short.

However FVCBankcorp's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of FVCBankcorp shares, or, against the total number of tradable FVCBankcorp shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case FVCBankcorp's short interest could be expressed as 0.01% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 FVCBankcorp shares in existence, roughly 10 shares are currently held short) or 0.0127% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable FVCBankcorp shares, roughly 13 shares are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against FVCBankcorp.

Find out more about how you can short FVCBankcorp stock.

FVCBankcorp share dividends

We're not expecting FVCBankcorp to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have FVCBankcorp's shares ever split?

FVCBankcorp's shares were split on a 3:2 basis on 28 September 2017. 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 FVCBankcorp shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 33.3% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for FVCBankcorp shares which in turn could have impacted FVCBankcorp's share price.

FVCBankcorp share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, FVCBankcorp's shares have ranged in value from as little as $9.35 up to $19.34. 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 FVCBankcorp's is 0.3949. This would suggest that FVCBankcorp's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

FVCBankcorp overview

FVCBankcorp, Inc. operates as the holding company for FVCbank that provides various banking products and services in Virginia. It offers deposit products, including interest and noninterest-bearing transaction accounts, checking and savings accounts, money market accounts, and certificates of deposit. The company also provides commercial real estate loans; commercial construction loans; commercial loans for various business purposes, such as for working capital, equipment purchases, lines of credit, and government contract financing; small business administration loans; asset based lendings and accounts receivable financing; home equity loans; and consumer loans. In addition, it offers business and consumer credit cards; merchant services; business insurance products; and online banking, remote deposit, and mobile banking services. The company serves the banking needs of commercial businesses, nonprofit organizations, professional service entities, and their respective owners and employees located in the greater Washington, D. C.

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