Insider Trader Watch: First Community Corporation $FCCO

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First Community Corporation (FCCO) insider have most recently took part in a trading activity. On Sep 21, 2017 Fann George H Jr, Director bought 1,903 shares having total worth of $38,726 at the price of $20.35 per share, following the transaction a total of 86,519 shares owned by Fann George H Jr. Before this latest buy, Fann George H Jr purchased FCCO at 3 other times during the past twelve months, for a total investment of $174,345 at an average of $16.78 per share.

The stock has experienced a total of 1 insider trades in the past three months. These trades include 1 buy trades. Furthermore, over the past 12 months , the stock was traded 5 times by insiders. In 2 of these trades, the insider was a seller while an employee of the company was the buyer in 3 instances.

Time Frame Number of Insider Buy Number of Insider Sell Stock Price Change(%)
3 Month 1 0 5.34%
12 Month 3 2 42.59%

Shares of First Community Corporation (FCCO) traded down 2.39% on Sep 21, 2017, hitting $20.4. 7,832 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. First Community Corporation has a 52 week low of $13.38 and a 52 week high of $22.55. The company’s market cap is $103 million.

First Community Corporation (FCCO) last announced its earnings results on Jul 19, 2017. The company reported 0.28 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, higher than the consensus estimate of 0.27 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $10 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $9 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted 0.26 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 8% on a year-over-year basis.

2017-07-19 2017-04-19 2017-01-18 2016-10-19 2016-04-20 2016-01-20 2015-10-21 2015-07-22 2015-04-22 2015-01-21
earnings per share 0.28 0.26 0.26 0.25 0.22 0.24 0.25 0.22 0.21 0.22
Revenue(M) 9.69 9.04 8.99 9.04 8.43 8.44 8.58 8.77 9.26 9.51

First Community Corporation was organized on November 2, 1994, as a South Carolina Corporation. The Company owns and controls all of the capital stock of First Community Bank, N.A., which is engaged in a commercial banking. The bank operates in the state of South Carolina. The bank offers a range of traditional banking products and services for professionals and small-to medium-sized businesses, including consumer and commercial, mortgage, brokerage and investment, and insurance services. It offers deposit services that are available in most banks and thrift institutions, including checking accounts, NOW accounts, savings accounts and other time deposits of various types, daily money market accounts to longer-term certificates of deposit. Other bank services include internet banking, cash management services, safe deposit boxes, travelers checks, direct deposit of payroll and social security checks, and automatic drafts for various accounts. The Company offers non-deposit investment products and other investment brokerage services through a registered representative with an affiliation through GAA Securities, Inc. It is also associated with Jeannie, Star, and Plus networks of automated teller machines and Mastermoney debit cards that might be used by its customers throughout South Carolina and other regions. It also offers VISA and MasterCard credit card services through a correspondent bank as its agent. It competes as a financial intermediary with other commercial banks, savings and loan associations, credit unions and money market mutual funds operating in Richland, Lexington, Kershaw and Newberry Counties and elsewhere. It is engaged in the commercial banking business from its main office in Lexington, South Carolina and its11 full-service offices located in Lexington (two), Forest Acres, Irmo, Cayce-West Columbia, Gilbert, Chapin, Northeast Columbia, Prosperity, Newberry and Camden. The Company is subject to extensive state and federal banking laws and regulations that impose specific requirements or restrictions on and provide for general regulatory oversight of virtually all aspects of its operations.

William White

William White is a financial writer. He graduated with a degree in Economics. He has contributed to major financial websites and print publications for over 8 years. He handles much of this site's news coverage for corporate insider activity, and occasionally cover other areas of financial sector.

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William White
William White is a financial writer. He graduated with a degree in Economics. He has contributed to major financial websites and print publications for over 8 years. He handles much of this site's news coverage for corporate insider activity, and occasionally cover other areas of financial sector.