First Capital (NASDAQ:FCAP) Given Daily News Sentiment Score of 0.19

News coverage about First Capital (NASDAQ:FCAP) has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. First Capital earned a media sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned headlines about the savings and loans company an impact score of 45.2267739786771 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near future.

Shares of First Capital (NASDAQ FCAP) remained flat at $34.18 during trading on Wednesday. 5,671 shares of the company were exchanged. The stock has a market cap of $114.06 million, a PE ratio of 15.82 and a beta of 0.04. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $32.88 and a 200-day moving average price of $32.10. First Capital has a 1-year low of $28.40 and a 1-year high of $37.00.

First Capital (NASDAQ:FCAP) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, July 25th. The savings and loans company reported $0.66 earnings per share for the quarter. First Capital had a net margin of 22.72% and a return on equity of 9.29%. The firm had revenue of $8.09 million for the quarter.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 29th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 15th will be paid a $0.22 dividend. This is a positive change from First Capital’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.21. This represents a $0.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.57%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 14th. First Capital’s dividend payout ratio is currently 40.55%.

In other news, Director Dana L. Huber acquired 1,000 shares of First Capital stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, August 30th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $33.54 per share, with a total value of $33,540.00. Following the purchase, the director now owns 5,200 shares in the company, valued at approximately $174,408. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink. Corporate insiders own 4.51% of the company’s stock.

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First Capital Company Profile

First Capital, Inc (First Capital) is the savings and loan holding company of First Harrison Bank (the Bank). The Bank is a federally-chartered savings bank, which provides various banking services to individuals and business customers through a network of over 17 locations in Indiana and Kentucky. The Bank offers real estate mortgage loans.

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