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First Business Financial Services, Inc. (FBIZ)

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$14.16 USD


-0.17 (-1.19%)

Updated Sep 30, 2020 02:02 PM ET

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Top 43% (108 out of 251)

Industry: Banks - Midwest

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Company Summary

First Business Financial Services is the parent of the First Business family of companies, managing shareholder relations and providing access to capital for our operating entities. It provides its subsidiaries with cost-effective corporate services including human resources, finance, information technology, and marketing. Its companies include First Business Bank, First Business Bank - Milwaukee, First Business Trust & Investments, First Business Leasing, LLC, and First Business Capital Corp.

General Information

First Business Financial Services Inc



Phone: 608-238-8008

Fax: 608-232-5920



Industry Banks - Midwest
Sector Finance
Fiscal Year End December
Last Reported Quarter 6/30/2020
Next EPS Date 10/22/2020

EPS Information

Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate 0.57
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate 1.91
Estimated Long-Term EPS Growth Rate NA
Next EPS Report Date 10/22/2020

Price and Volume Information

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Yesterday's Close 14.33
52 Week High 27.35
52 Week Low 12.86
Beta 1.11
20 Day Moving Average 17,697.50
Target Price Consensus 18.60


% Price Change
4 Week -8.78
12 Week -5.41
YTD -45.58
% Price Change Relative to S&P 500
4 Week -3.56
12 Week -10.81
YTD -46.84
Share Information
Shares Outstanding (millions) 8.53
Market Capitalization (millions) 122.22
Short Ratio NA
Last Split Date 8/31/2015
Dividend Information
Dividend Yield 4.61%
Annual Dividend $0.66
Payout Ratio 0.33
Change in Payout Ratio 0.03
Last Dividend Payout / Amount 7/31/2020 / $0.17

Fundamental Ratios

P/E (F1) 7.49
Trailing 12 Months 7.09
PEG Ratio NA
EPS Growth
vs. Previous Year -49.33%
vs. Previous Quarter 0.00%
Sales Growth
vs. Previous Year -6.54%
vs. Previous Quarter -2.37%
Price Ratios
Price/Book 0.62
Price/Cash Flow 4.61
Price / Sales 0.99
6/30/20 8.97
3/31/20 10.76
12/31/19 12.29
6/30/20 0.79
3/31/20 0.98
12/31/19 1.13
Current Ratio
6/30/20 1.22
3/31/20 1.21
12/31/19 1.16
Quick Ratio
6/30/20 1.21
3/31/20 1.21
12/31/19 1.16
Operating Margin
6/30/20 14.20
3/31/20 16.57
12/31/19 18.59
Net Margin
6/30/20 14.20
3/31/20 16.57
12/31/19 18.59
Pre-Tax Margin
6/30/20 15.83
3/31/20 19.24
12/31/19 19.53
Book Value
6/30/20 23.16
3/31/20 22.95
12/31/19 22.60
Inventory Turnover
6/30/20 2.40
3/31/20 4.39
12/31/19 4.96
6/30/20 2.40
3/31/20 2.16
12/31/19 1.70
Debt to Capital
6/30/20 70.63
3/31/20 68.37
12/31/19 62.92