F.N.B Earnings Preview

Before you go, we thought you'd like these...
Before you go close icon

After beating estimates last quarter by $0.01, F.N.B (NYS: FNB) has set the standard for itself. The company will unveil its latest earnings on Monday, January 23. F.N.B. Corporation through its subsidiaries, provides a range of financial services to consumers and small- to medium-sized businesses in its market areas. .

What analysts say:

  • Buy, sell, or hold?: Analysts think investors should stand pat on F.N.B with eight of nine analysts rating it hold. Analysts don't like F.N.B as much as competitor National Penn Bancshares overall. Four out of nine analysts rate National Penn Bancshares a buy compared to one of nine for F.N.B. While analysts still rate the stock a hold, they are a little more optimistic about it compared to three months ago.
  • Revenue forecasts: On average, analysts predict $111.2 million in revenue this quarter. That would represent a rise of 8.6% from the year-ago quarter.
  • Wall Street earnings expectations: The average analyst estimate is earnings of $0.19 per share. Estimates range from $0.18 to $0.20.

What our community says:
CAPS All Stars are split on FNB, with 47.8% rating it an outperform and 52.2% giving it an underperform rating. Fools are bearish on F.N.B, though the message boards have been quiet lately with only 25 posts in the past 30 days. F.N.B's bearish CAPS rating of two out of five stars falls short of the Fool community sentiment.

We can help you keep tabs on your companies with My Watchlist, our free, personalized service. Add F.N.B now.

Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy..

Earnings estimates provided by Zacks.

At the time this article was published

Copyright © 1995 - 2012 The Motley Fool, LLC. All rights reserved. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

Read Full Story

Want more news like this?

Sign up for Finance Report by AOL and get everything from business news to personal finance tips delivered directly to your inbox daily!

Subscribe to our other newsletters

Emails may offer personalized content or ads. Learn more. You may unsubscribe any time.

From Our Partners