Firstmerit Corp (FMER)

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Today's Range: 18.12 - 18.56 | FMER Avg Daily Volume: 1,257,900
Last Update: 11/21/14 - 3:59 PM EST
Volume: 0
YTD Performance: -18.31%
Open: $0.00
Previous Close: $18.36
52 Week Range: $16.34 - $23.51
Oustanding Shares: 165,397,413
Market Cap: 3,036,696,503
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for FMER
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 3 3 4 4
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 7 7 5 5
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.40 2.40 2.11 2.11
Latest Dividend: 0.16
Latest Dividend Yield: 3.49%
Dividend Ex-Date: 11/26/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 13.21
Price Earnings Comparisons:
FMER Sector Avg. S&P 500
13.21 13.30 25.70
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
3.48% -20.94% 31.59%
Revenue 41.10 0.37 0.11
Net Income 37.00 0.78 0.21
EPS -4.00 0.16 0.05
Earnings for FMER:
Revenue 1.04B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (12/14) Qtr (03/15) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $0.36 $0.34 $1.39 $1.47
Number of Analysts 9 8 9 9
High Estimate $0.37 $0.36 $1.44 $1.55
Low Estimate $0.34 $0.33 $1.37 $1.40
Prior Year $0.36 $0.31 $1.47 $1.39
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -0.31% 10.48% -5.14% 5.42%
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bearishFirstMerit downgraded at JP Morgan

Jul 23, 2014 | 8:12 AM EDT

FMER was downgraded to Neutral, JP Morgan said. Accretion headwinds are too strong to outweigh solid loan growth. 

bullishFirstMerit upgraded at FIG

Jan 30, 2014 | 8:16 AM EST

FMER was upgraded to Outperform, FIG Partners said. $24 price target. Company had a solid quarter and is consolidating branches. 


Tim Melvin

 | Dec 5, 2013 | 5:00 PM EST

The commercial arena is recovering, and these have heavy exposure

bullishFirstMerit upgraded at DA Davidson

Jul 24, 2013 | 7:58 AM EDT

FMER was upgraded from Neutral to Buy, DA Davidson said. $28 price target. Core results have been solid, given better core loan growth. 

bullishFirstMerit numbers raised at UBS

Jun 21, 2013 | 7:45 AM EDT

FMER earnings estimates were increased to reflect the earlier than expected closing of the CRBC acquisition, said UBS. Price target goes to $22.

updateFirstMerit rated new Neutral at DA Davidson

Jun 14, 2013 | 8:40 AM EDT

FMER was initiated with a Neutral rating, DA Davidson said. $21 price target. Potential to improve profitability. 

bullishFirstMerit Corp upgraded at Oppenheimer

Jan 9, 2013 | 8:11 AM EST

Shares of FMER upgraded to Outperform from Perform, Oppenheimer said. $18 price target. Low valuation and solid growth outlook.

bullishFirstMerit upgraded at Baird

Nov 8, 2012 | 6:57 AM EST

FMER was upgraded from Underperform to Neutral, Robert Baird said. Valuation call, based on a $13 price target. 



Timothy Collins

 | Sep 26, 2012 | 4:33 PM EDT
And I must remove a name from the list of highfliers.

bearishFirst Merit downgraded at Baird

Jun 6, 2012 | 7:08 AM EDT

FMER was downgraded from Neutral to Underperform, Robert Baird said. $13 price target. Company is leveraged to lower interest rates and a potential U.S. recession.


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