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FRME [NASD]
First Merchants Corporation
Index- P/E13.02 EPS (ttm)3.19 Insider Own1.10% Shs Outstand56.00M Perf Week0.02%
Market Cap2.32B Forward P/E12.03 EPS next Y3.45 Insider Trans-3.10% Shs Float54.74M Perf Month0.78%
Income164.50M PEG1.86 EPS next Q0.80 Inst Own72.30% Short Float0.77% Perf Quarter0.95%
Sales465.40M P/S4.99 EPS this Y44.30% Inst Trans-0.79% Short Ratio2.77 Perf Half Y16.68%
Book/sh33.91 P/B1.22 EPS next Y3.23% ROA1.50% Target Price45.00 Perf Year5.55%
Cash/sh8.91 P/C4.66 EPS next 5Y7.00% ROE10.60% 52W Range33.00 - 42.48 Perf YTD-0.24%
Dividend1.04 P/FCF17.11 EPS past 5Y18.00% ROI19.60% 52W High-2.33% Beta1.12
Dividend %2.51% Quick Ratio- Sales past 5Y19.00% Gross Margin- 52W Low25.73% ATR0.71
Employees1702 Current Ratio- Sales Q/Q12.70% Oper. Margin73.00% RSI (14)53.43 Volatility1.58% 1.72%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.08 EPS Q/Q-14.20% Profit Margin35.00% Rel Volume0.78 Prev Close41.96
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.08 EarningsJan 30 BMO Payout27.90% Avg Volume151.79K Price41.49
Recom2.10 SMA201.40% SMA500.98% SMA2008.03% Volume118,828 Change-1.12%
Jul-09-19Upgrade Stephens Equal-Weight → Overweight $44
May-22-19Initiated Hovde Group Market Perform $39
Apr-09-19Initiated Raymond James Outperform $42
Nov-19-18Upgrade Sandler O'Neill Hold → Buy
Jul-30-18Downgrade Stephens Overweight → Equal-Weight
Oct-06-17Resumed Piper Jaffray Neutral $46
Jul-11-16Initiated Piper Jaffray Neutral
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Apr-24-15Downgrade Sandler O'Neill Buy → Hold
Apr-25-14Upgrade DA Davidson Neutral → Buy $23 → $25
Sep-26-13Initiated DA Davidson Buy $22
Apr-29-11Upgrade Stifel Nicolaus Hold → Buy $11
Sep-29-10Initiated Stifel Nicolaus Hold
May-02-07Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Underperform $24 → $23
Feb-05-20 02:13PM  First Merchants Corporation Announces Cash Dividend GlobeNewswire
Feb-03-20 06:49PM  Edited Transcript of FRME earnings conference call or presentation 30-Jan-20 7:30pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
05:43AM  First Merchants Corporation Just Reported Yearly Earnings: Have Analysts Changed Their Mind On The Stock? Simply Wall St.
Jan-30-20 09:15AM  First Merchants (FRME) Q4 Earnings Top Estimates Zacks
08:00AM  First Merchants Corporation Announces 2019 Results GlobeNewswire
Jan-27-20 09:39AM  How Does First Merchants Corporation (NASDAQ:FRME) Affect Your Portfolio Volatility? Simply Wall St.
Jan-23-20 12:31PM  First Merchants (FRME) Reports Next Week: Wall Street Expects Earnings Growth Zacks
Jan-09-20 10:00AM  First Merchants Corporation to Report Fourth Quarter 2019 Financial Results, Host Conference Call and Webcast GlobeNewswire
Jan-01-20 08:51AM  Is Now An Opportune Moment To Examine First Merchants Corporation (NASDAQ:FRME)? Simply Wall St.
Dec-14-19 07:01PM  Hedge Fund Sentiment Is Stagnant On First Merchants Corporation (FRME) Insider Monkey
Dec-06-19 02:41PM  Hedge Funds Love Tri Pointe Group Inc (TPH) Way More Than These 3 Stocks Insider Monkey
Nov-29-19 06:27AM  With EPS Growth And More, First Merchants (NASDAQ:FRME) Is Interesting Simply Wall St.
Nov-15-19 11:16PM  Edited Transcript of FRME earnings conference call or presentation 24-Oct-19 6:30pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
Nov-07-19 01:00PM  First Merchants Corporation Announces Cash Dividend GlobeNewswire
10:00AM  First Merchants Corporation Elects Doug Chaffin to Its Board of Directors GlobeNewswire
Oct-30-19 08:47AM  Is First Merchants Corporation (NASDAQ:FRME) An Attractive Dividend Stock? Simply Wall St.
Oct-27-19 10:40PM  Do Hedge Funds Love First Merchants Corporation (FRME)? Insider Monkey
Oct-24-19 09:15AM  First Merchants (FRME) Lags Q3 Earnings Estimates Zacks
08:00AM  First Merchants Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2019 Results With the Addition of Monroe Bank and Trust GlobeNewswire
Oct-17-19 10:34AM  Analysts Estimate First Merchants (FRME) to Report a Decline in Earnings: What to Look Out for Zacks
Oct-10-19 08:31AM  The First Merchants (NASDAQ:FRME) Share Price Is Up 77% And Shareholders Are Holding On Simply Wall St.
Oct-03-19 10:00AM  First Merchants Corporation to Report Third Quarter 2019 Financial Results, Host Conference Call and Webcast GlobeNewswire
Sep-20-19 07:49AM  Does First Merchants Corporation's (NASDAQ:FRME) CEO Pay Compare Well With Peers? Simply Wall St.
Aug-31-19 07:56AM  There's A Lot To Like About First Merchants Corporation's (NASDAQ:FRME) Upcoming 0.7% Dividend Simply Wall St.
Aug-20-19 03:00PM  First Merchants Corporation Announces Revised Record Date for September Dividend Payment GlobeNewswire
Aug-16-19 09:30AM  QCRH or FRME: Which Is the Better Value Stock Right Now? Zacks
Aug-13-19 09:08AM  Before You Buy First Merchants Corporation (NASDAQ:FRME), Consider Its Volatility Simply Wall St.
Aug-08-19 03:30PM  First Merchants Corporation Announces Cash Dividend GlobeNewswire
01:00PM  First Merchants Corporation Elects Clark Kellogg to Its Board of Directors GlobeNewswire
Jul-31-19 01:10PM  Edited Transcript of FRME earnings conference call or presentation 25-Jul-19 6:30pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
Jul-25-19 07:23PM  First Merchants Corp (FRME) Q2 2019 Earnings Call Transcript Motley Fool
05:00PM  MBT Financial Corp. Announces Preliminary Second Quarter 2019 Highlights and Dividend Increase GlobeNewswire
09:35AM  First Merchants (FRME) Q2 Earnings Top Estimates Zacks
08:00AM  First Merchants Corporation Announces 3.8 Percent Increase in Second Quarter 2019 Earnings per Share GlobeNewswire
Jul-23-19 06:19AM  Is There Now An Opportunity In First Merchants Corporation (NASDAQ:FRME)? Simply Wall St.
Jul-18-19 10:33AM  First Merchants (FRME) Reports Next Week: What You Should Expect Zacks
Jul-05-19 10:00AM  First Merchants Corporation to Report Second Quarter 2019 Financial Results, Host Conference Call and Webcast GlobeNewswire
Jul-03-19 08:12AM  Have Insiders Been Selling First Merchants Corporation (NASDAQ:FRME) Shares? Simply Wall St.
Jun-28-19 06:40PM  Here is What Hedge Funds Think About First Merchants Corporation (FRME) Insider Monkey
Jun-13-19 02:20PM  First Merchants and FHCCI announce major effort to expand lending opportunities for majority-black neighborhoods in Marion County GlobeNewswire
02:17PM  First Merchants announces settlement agreement, next steps to finalize acquisition of MBT Financial Corp. GlobeNewswire
Jun-03-19 10:44AM  With EPS Growth And More, First Merchants (NASDAQ:FRME) Is Interesting Simply Wall St.
May-10-19 12:05PM  3 Long-Term Dividend Payers Announce Quarterly Dividends GuruFocus.com
May-09-19 03:05PM  First Merchants Corporation Announces Cash Dividend GlobeNewswire
02:17PM  Could First Merchants Corporation's (NASDAQ:FRME) Investor Composition Influence The Stock Price? Simply Wall St.
May-01-19 12:13PM  Here is What Hedge Funds Think About First Merchants Corporation (FRME) Insider Monkey
Apr-29-19 11:22AM  Edited Transcript of FRME earnings conference call or presentation 25-Apr-19 6:30pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
Apr-25-19 10:58PM  First Merchants Corp (FRME) Q1 2019 Earnings Call Transcript Motley Fool
05:00PM  MBT Financial Corp. Announces Dividend and Preliminary First Quarter 2019 Highlights GlobeNewswire
08:22AM  First Merchants: 1Q Earnings Snapshot Associated Press
08:00AM  First Merchants Corporation Announces 5.4 Percent Increase in First Quarter 2019 Earnings Per Share GlobeNewswire
Apr-18-19 10:33AM  First Merchants (FRME) Earnings Expected to Grow: Should You Buy? Zacks
Apr-09-19 02:33PM  First Merchants Analyst Says Bank Has Improved Prospects After MBT Financial Acquisition Benzinga
Apr-04-19 08:30AM  First Merchants Corporation to Report First Quarter 2019 Financial Results, Host Conference Call and Webcast GlobeNewswire
Apr-01-19 02:27PM  Can You Imagine How First Merchants's (NASDAQ:FRME) Shareholders Feel About The 68% Share Price Increase? Simply Wall St.
Mar-27-19 09:15AM  Are You Looking for a High-Growth Dividend Stock? First Merchants (FRME) Could Be a Great Choice Zacks
Mar-11-19 10:55AM  Is First Merchants Corporations (NASDAQ:FRME) CEO Overpaid Relative To Its Peers? Simply Wall St.
09:15AM  Why First Merchants (FRME) is a Top Dividend Stock for Your Portfolio Zacks
Feb-27-19 02:48PM  First Merchants Corp (FRME) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on December 31, 2018 GuruFocus.com
Feb-20-19 07:46AM  Why First Merchants Corporations (NASDAQ:FRME) Risk Control Makes It Attractive Simply Wall St.
Feb-11-19 05:14PM  Edited Transcript of FRME earnings conference call or presentation 31-Jan-19 7:30pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
Feb-05-19 03:31PM  First Merchants Corporation Announces Cash Dividend GlobeNewswire
Jan-31-19 07:10PM  First Merchants Corp (FRME) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript Motley Fool
10:10AM  First Merchants (FRME) Beats Q4 Earnings Estimates Zacks
09:22AM  First Merchants: 4Q Earnings Snapshot Associated Press
08:00AM  First Merchants Corporation Announces Record 2018 Earnings Per Share GlobeNewswire
Jan-28-19 05:00PM  MBT Financial Corp. Announces Dividend and Preliminary Fourth Quarter 2018 Highlights GlobeNewswire
06:59AM  Does First Merchants Corporation (NASDAQ:FRME) Have A Particularly Volatile Share Price? Simply Wall St.
Jan-24-19 10:31AM  First Merchants (FRME) Earnings Expected to Grow: Should You Buy? Zacks
Jan-10-19 12:00PM  First Merchants Corporation to Report Fourth Quarter 2018 Financial Results, Host Conference Call and Webcast GlobeNewswire
Jan-09-19 01:28PM  Should First Merchants Corporation (NASDAQ:FRME) Be Part Of Your Portfolio? Simply Wall St.
Dec-22-18 02:31AM  Is First Merchants Corporation (FRME) A Good Stock To Buy? Insider Monkey
Dec-13-18 12:55PM  Have Insiders Been Selling First Merchants Corporation (NASDAQ:FRME) Shares? Simply Wall St.
Nov-07-18 03:45PM  First Merchants Corporation Announces Cash Dividend GlobeNewswire
Oct-29-18 10:04PM  Edited Transcript of FRME earnings conference call or presentation 24-Oct-18 6:30pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
Oct-26-18 09:07AM  First Merchants Corporation (NASDAQ:FRME) Investors Are Paying Above The Intrinsic Value Simply Wall St.
Oct-25-18 05:00PM  MBT Financial Corp. Announces Third Quarter 2018 Preliminary Earnings and Dividend GlobeNewswire
Oct-24-18 09:35AM  First Merchants (FRME) Q3 Earnings and Revenues Surpass Estimates Zacks
08:31AM  First Merchants: 3Q Earnings Snapshot Associated Press
08:00AM  First Merchants Corporation Announces 66 Percent Increase in Third Quarter 2018 Earnings Per Share GlobeNewswire
Oct-18-18 04:38PM  MBT FINANCIAL CORP. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation Of Merger GlobeNewswire
Oct-16-18 02:25PM  MBT FINANCIAL CORP. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Former SEC Attorney Willie Briscoe Believes the Acquisition by First Merchants Corporation May be Unfair to Shareholders ACCESSWIRE
Oct-15-18 05:37PM  MBT FINANCIAL INVESTOR ALERT BY THE FORMER ATTORNEY GENERAL OF LOUISIANA: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of MBT Financial Corp. - MBTF PR Newswire
Oct-12-18 10:56AM  WeissLaw LLP Investigates MBT Financial Corporation Acquisition PR Newswire
Oct-11-18 01:11PM  ALERT: Rowley Law PLLC is Investigating Proposed Acquisition of MBT Financial Corporation PR Newswire
Oct-10-18 12:40PM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Investors of an Investigation Regarding Whether the Sale of MBT Financial Corporation to First Merchants Corporation is Fair to Shareholders GlobeNewswire
08:30AM  First Merchants Corporation and MBT Financial Corporation Announce the Signing of a Definitive Merger Agreement GlobeNewswire
Oct-03-18 03:42PM  Three Understated Metrics For First Merchants Corporation (NASDAQ:FRME) You Should Know Simply Wall St.
03:11PM  First Merchants Corporation to Report Third Quarter 2018 Financial Results, Host Conference Call and Webcast GlobeNewswire
Sep-03-18 10:37AM  Only 2 Days Left Before First Merchants Corporation (NASDAQ:FRME) Will Start Trading Ex-Dividend, Should You Buy? Simply Wall St.
Aug-31-18 07:50AM  Research Report Identifies Holly Energy Partners, First Merchants, Enbridge Energy Management, Activision Blizzard, Coherus BioSciences, and Kala Pharmaceuticals with Renewed Outlook Fundamental Analysis, Calculating Forward Movement GlobeNewswire
Aug-17-18 10:25AM  Should You Be Concerned About First Merchants Corporations (NASDAQ:FRME) Risks? Simply Wall St.
Aug-15-18 02:24PM  First Merchants Corporation Announces Cash Dividend GlobeNewswire
Jul-31-18 11:08PM  Edited Transcript of FRME earnings conference call or presentation 26-Jul-18 6:30pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
Jul-27-18 08:10AM  The Reasons Behind The Story Key Research Reports on Facebook, Salesforce, Cherry Hill Mortgage Investment, Boston Scientific, First Merchants, and The Western Union GlobeNewswire
Jul-25-18 07:22PM  First Merchants: 2Q Earnings Snapshot Associated Press
04:30PM  First Merchants Corporation Announces 40 Percent Increase in Second Quarter 2018 Earnings Per Share GlobeNewswire
Jul-05-18 10:45AM  First Merchants Corporation to Report Second Quarter 2018 Financial Results, Host Conference Call and Web Cast GlobeNewswire
Jun-29-18 09:01AM  5 Factors That Make Lakeland Financial Stock a Good Bet Now Zacks
Jun-11-18 09:53AM  Huntington Continues to Grow Inorganically, Costs Increase Zacks
First Merchants Corporation operates as the financial holding company for First Merchants Bank that provides community banking services. It accepts time, savings, and demand deposits; and provides consumer, commercial, agri-business, and real estate mortgage loans, as well as rents safe deposit facilities. The company also provides personal and corporate trust; brokerage and private wealth management; and letters of credit, repurchase agreements, and other corporate services, as well as electronic and mobile delivery channels. It operates 116 banking locations in 31 Indiana, 2 Illinois, and 2 Ohio counties. The company offers its services through electronic and mobile delivery channels. First Merchants Corporation was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Muncie, Indiana.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
Sherman Patrick ADirectorFeb 03Buy40.051250040,384Feb 05 03:52 PM
Sherman Patrick ADirectorJan 02Buy41.451250040,372Jan 03 04:36 PM
LORENTSON JEFFREY BChief Risk OfficerDec 17Sale41.894,907205,57412,927Dec 19 03:44 PM
CHAFFIN H DOUGLASDirectorDec 05Sale40.165,484220,23746,755Dec 09 04:47 PM
Lehman GaryDirectorDec 02Buy40.64411,66739,690Dec 04 02:32 PM
Sherman Patrick ADirectorDec 02Buy40.641250039,771Dec 04 02:31 PM
Stewart Michael JChief Banking OfficerNov 18Sale40.622,25091,38665,933Nov 20 03:49 PM
Sherman Patrick ADirectorNov 01Buy40.061250039,758Nov 05 03:56 PM
Lehman GaryDirectorNov 01Buy40.06421,66739,649Nov 05 03:56 PM
Lehman GaryDirectorOct 01Buy37.80441,66739,607Oct 02 04:03 PM
Sherman Patrick ADirectorOct 01Buy37.801350039,746Oct 02 04:02 PM
Schalliol Charles EDirectorSep 10Sale37.987,300277,25442,989Sep 12 03:15 PM
LORENTSON JEFFREY BChief Risk OfficerSep 05Option Exercise9.201,75016,10018,560Sep 09 01:37 PM
Sherman Patrick ADirectorSep 03Buy35.211450039,094Sep 05 04:16 PM
Lehman GaryDirectorSep 03Buy35.21471,66739,167Sep 05 04:17 PM
Sherman Patrick ADirectorAug 01Buy38.671350039,079Aug 05 11:55 AM
Lehman GaryDirectorAug 01Buy38.67431,66739,120Aug 05 11:55 AM
Lehman GaryDirectorJul 01Buy37.08451,66739,076Jul 02 04:54 PM
Sherman Patrick ADirectorJul 01Buy37.081350039,066Jul 02 04:53 PM
Sherman Patrick ADirectorJun 18Option Exercise8.581,50012,87038,414Jun 20 02:16 PM
WALKER TERRY LDirectorJun 18Option Exercise8.581,50012,87053,340Jun 20 02:16 PM
WOJTOWICZ JEAN LDirectorJun 18Option Exercise8.581,50012,87029,285Jun 20 02:16 PM
Schalliol Charles EDirectorJun 18Sale36.264,680169,69749,692Jun 20 02:16 PM
Sherman Patrick ADirectorJun 03Buy33.831550036,914Jun 05 03:21 PM
Lehman GaryDirectorJun 03Buy33.83491,66738,603Jun 05 03:19 PM
Lehman GaryDirectorMay 01Buy36.85451,66738,554May 02 02:17 PM
Sherman Patrick ADirectorMay 01Buy36.851450036,900May 02 02:12 PM
Schalliol Charles EDirectorApr 04Option Exercise8.581,50012,87054,372Apr 08 10:31 AM
Sherman Patrick ADirectorApr 01Buy36.991450036,886Apr 02 12:43 PM
Lehman GaryDirectorApr 01Buy36.99451,66738,509Apr 02 12:42 PM
FLUHLER STEPHANChief Information OfficerMar 26Option Exercise9.205004,60014,779Mar 28 12:17 PM
Lehman GaryDirectorMar 01Buy40.65411,66738,439Mar 04 04:33 PM
Sherman Patrick ADirectorMar 01Buy40.651250036,702Mar 04 04:34 PM