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How to buy First of Long Island stock

Learn how to easily invest in First of Long Island stock.

First of Long Island Corp is a banks-regional business based in the US. First of Long Island shares (FLIC) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. First of Long Island employs 318 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $124.1 million.

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First of Long Island stock price (NASDAQ: FLIC)

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First of Long Island shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-10-03.
Latest market close$17.92
52-week range$16.32 - $22.48
50-day moving average $18.67
200-day moving average $19.58
Wall St. target price$20.67
PE ratio 8.9792
Dividend yield $0.8 (4.64%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $1.92

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Is it a good time to buy First of Long Island stock?

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First of Long Island price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $17.92 from 2022-10-05

1 week (2022-09-29) 3.11%
1 month (2022-09-07) -2.08%
3 months (2022-07-07) 0.73%
6 months (2022-04-07) -5.88%
1 year (2021-10-07) -14.09%
2 years (2020-10-07) 6.48%
3 years (2019-10-07) 22.64
5 years (2017-10-06) 31.15

Is First of Long Island stock undervalued or overvalued?

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

First of Long Island's P/E ratio

First of Long Island'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 of Long Island 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 of Long Island's PEG ratio

First of Long Island's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 2.89. 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 of Long Island'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 of Long Island financials

Revenue TTM $124.1 million
Operating margin TTM 48.39%
Gross profit TTM $122 million
Return on assets TTM 1.07%
Return on equity TTM 11.35%
Profit margin 36.25%
Book value $16.48
Market capitalisation $394 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

First of Long Island share dividends


Dividend payout ratio: 40.7% of net profits

Recently First of Long Island has paid out, on average, around 40.7% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 4.64% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), First of Long Island shareholders could enjoy a 4.64% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In First of Long Island's case, that would currently equate to about $0.8 per share.

While First of Long Island's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that First of Long Island may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.

First of Long Island's most recent dividend payout was on 22 July 2022. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 13 July 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").

Have First of Long Island's shares ever split?

First of Long Island's shares were split on a 3:2 basis on 29 November 2016. 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 of Long Island shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 33.3% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for First of Long Island shares which in turn could have impacted First of Long Island's share price.

First of Long Island share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, First of Long Island's shares have ranged in value from as little as $16.3245 up to $22.4788. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

FLIC.US volatility(beta: 0.51)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while First of Long Island's is 0.5102. This would suggest that First of Long Island's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

First of Long Island overview

The First of Long Island Corporation operates as the holding company for The First National Bank of Long Island that provides financial services to small and medium-sized businesses, professionals, consumers, municipalities, and other organizations. The company offers business and small business checking, personal checking, negotiable order of withdrawal, interest on lawyer, escrow service, rent security, personal and nonpersonal money market, savings, time deposit, holiday club, and individual retirement accounts. It also provides commercial and residential mortgage, commercial and industrial, small business credit scored, Small Business Administration, construction and land development, consumer, and home equity lines of credit/loans, as well as commercial and standby letters of credit; debit or credit cards; and overdraft facilities. In addition, the company offers life insurance, trust, estate and custody, retail investment, bill payment, lockbox, ACH, safe deposit box rental, wire transfer, money order, checkbook printing, check, ATM, and online and mobile banking services, as well as investment securities, management, and advisory services. It operates 40 branches, including 17 branches in Nassau, 15 in Suffolk, 5 in Queens, 2 in Brooklyn, and 1 in Manhattan. The company was founded in 1927 and is headquartered in Glen Head, New York. .

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of First of Long Island is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 4.496% of First of Long Island shares are held by insiders and 59.449% by institutions.
How many people work for First of Long Island?
Latest data suggests 318 work at First of Long Island.
When does the fiscal year end for First of Long Island?
First of Long Island's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is First of Long Island based?
First of Long Island's address is: 10 Glen Head Road, Glen Head, NY, United States, 11545
What is First of Long Island's ISIN number?
First of Long Island's international securities identification number is: US3207341062
What is First of Long Island's CUSIP number?
First of Long Island's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 320734106

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