After-hours and pre-market trading may carry slightly higher risks than regular market hours. As issuers often announce important financial information outside regular trading hours, extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for a particular security. That is because extended-hours trading may result in lower liquidity and higher volatility. After-hours trades for First Hawaiian Inc. (FHB) shows that investor sentiment remained same, with the stock’s consolidated last price remained same to $23.03. The First Hawaiian Inc. has recorded 19,512 volume in the after hours trading session. Most recently, Yahoo Finance reported about the stock as it publicized that First Hawaiian, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter 2022 Financial Results and Declares Dividend.
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FHB belongs to the Financial sector of the NASDAQ while operating in the Banks – Regional industry. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $23.03 and fluctuated between $23.77 as its day high and $22.34 as its day low. The current market capitalization of First Hawaiian Inc. is $3.05B. A total of 1.91 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 543.24K shares.
Investors also take into account insider trades in predicting how the stock will perform in the future. During the recent three months, FHB has seen 16 BUY and 7 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 165,819 and the disposition of 28,431 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 25 BUYs and 16 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 185,842 shares during that period but sold 33,013.
Paying dividends generates immediate cash flow for investors and indicates a positive outlook for the company. First Hawaiian Inc. pays an annual dividend of $1.04, resulting in a dividend yield of 4.52%, and it has a price to earnings (P/E) ratio of 11.09. FHB’s most recent ex-dividend date was 2/16/2023 when it declared a $0.26 quarterly dividend that was paid in cash on 3/3/2023. Previously, the company paid the dividend on 12/2/2022 with an ex-dividend date of 11/18/2022. The FHB stock dividend was $0.26 per share in cash.
While price targets are rarely accurate, they tend to exert some kind of influence from time to time and are often taken into account by investors. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for FHB in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $27.57 with high estimates of $32.00 and low estimates of $24.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, FHB has a high of $29.53 and a low of $21.21.
As of this writing, FHB has an earnings estimate of $0.56 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 8 estimates, with a high estimate of $0.59 per share and a lower estimate of $0.53.
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An organization’s balance sheet depicts the assets and liabilities it has, as well as the amount of equity invested. Investors can measure a company’s prospects by calculating its financial ratios using this information.
There is a slight risk associated with trading before and after the market open. Due to lower liquidity and higher volatility, extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads on particular security due to the release of critical financial information after regular trading hours. Currently, 8 analysts are providing their opinions on the stock. On a scale of 1 to 5, with 1 being Sell and 5 being Buy, the average analyst rating for FHB is Overweight with a score of 2.83. A total of 0 analysts rated the stock as Buy while 0 rated it as Overweight while 6 rated it as Hold. Among the other participants, 1 thought the stock was Underweight and 1 thought it should be Sold.