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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 1.40
FBP's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
77% of the 1574 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.37 vs. FBP: 1.40 )
FBP' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0   Max: 1.4
Current: 1.4

0
1.4
Equity to Asset 0.13
FBP's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
88% of the 2016 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.09 vs. FBP: 0.13 )
FBP' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.06   Max: 0.13
Current: 0.13

0.06
0.13
Interest Coverage 0.79
FBP's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
61% of the 1886 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. FBP: 0.79 )
FBP' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.13   Max: 0.79
Current: 0.79

0.13
0.79
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 0.25
WACC vs ROIC
29.50%
35.26%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 5/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 15.82
FBP's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 2042 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 30.23 vs. FBP: 15.82 )
FBP' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -72.67   Max: 48.97
Current: 15.82

-72.67
48.97
Net-margin (%) 67.70
FBP's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 2042 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 22.13 vs. FBP: 67.70 )
FBP' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -90.46   Max: 67.7
Current: 67.7

-90.46
67.7
ROE (%) 28.96
FBP's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
99% of the 2045 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 8.70 vs. FBP: 28.96 )
FBP' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -39.47   Max: 27.17
Current: 28.96

-39.47
27.17
ROA (%) 3.10
FBP's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 2048 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.78 vs. FBP: 3.10 )
FBP' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -2.98   Max: 3.09
Current: 3.1

-2.98
3.09
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 54.48
FBP's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 2010 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 78.54 vs. FBP: 54.48 )
FBP' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -133.33   Max: 203.67
Current: 54.48

-133.33
203.67
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -21.10
FBP's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 1760 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. FBP: -21.10 )
FBP' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 31.3
Current: -21.1

0
31.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -1.00
FBP's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 1607 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 7.80 vs. FBP: -1.00 )
FBP' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -58   Max: 28.4
Current: -1

-58
28.4
» FBP's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Equity & Asset
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

FBP Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Arnold Schneider 185,452 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 38,456 sh (+63.49%)
Howard Marks 41,843,581 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
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Q2 2014

FBP Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Howard Marks 41,843,581 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 320,300 sh (unchged)
Arnold Schneider 57,275 sh (-69.12%)
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Q3 2014

FBP Guru Trades in Q3 2014

HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2,030,900 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 1,232,335 sh (+284.74%)
Howard Marks 41,843,581 sh (unchged)
Arnold Schneider Sold Out
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Q4 2014

FBP Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Jim Simons 155,332 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 36,516 sh (New)
Howard Marks 41,843,581 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2,024,735 sh (-0.30%)
» More
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with FBP

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Preferred stocks of First BanCorp

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
FBPRM23.855.107.40% NonCumulative Perpetual Monthly Income Preferred Stock, Series C
FBPRP23.850.007.125% NonCumulative Perpetual Monthly Income Preferred Stock, Series A
FBPRN23.750.007.25% NonCumulative Perpetual Monthly Income Preferred Stock, Series D
FBPRL23.750.007.00% NonCumulative Perpetual Monthly Income Preferred Stock, Series E
FBPRO25.000.008.35% NonCumulative Perpetual Monthly Income Preferred Stock, Series B

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 3.60
FBP's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
99% of the 2685 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 17.90 vs. FBP: 3.60 )
FBP' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 2.93   Max: 311.78
Current: 3.6

2.93
311.78
Forward P/E 21.51
FBP's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
67% of the 2685 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 17.73 vs. FBP: 21.51 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 3.40
FBP's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
99% of the 2685 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 17.90 vs. FBP: 3.40 )
FBP' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 0.94   Max: 313.79
Current: 3.4

0.94
313.79
P/B 0.80
FBP's P/B is ranked higher than
87% of the 2685 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.34 vs. FBP: 0.80 )
FBP' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.08   Max: 3.99
Current: 0.8

0.08
3.99
P/S 2.31
FBP's P/S is ranked higher than
81% of the 2685 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 3.61 vs. FBP: 2.31 )
FBP' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.05   Max: 5.83
Current: 2.31

0.05
5.83
PFCF 5.70
FBP's PFCF is ranked higher than
92% of the 2685 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. FBP: 5.70 )
FBP' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 0.18   Max: 95.55
Current: 5.7

0.18
95.55
POCF 4.99
FBP's POCF is ranked higher than
92% of the 2685 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 41.60 vs. FBP: 4.99 )
FBP' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 0.15   Max: 41.43
Current: 4.99

0.15
41.43
EV-to-EBIT 12.41
FBP's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
83% of the 2685 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 19.72 vs. FBP: 12.41 )
FBP' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -49.3   Max: 144.1
Current: 12.41

-49.3
144.1
Days Sales Outstanding 32.00
FBP's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
88% of the 2685 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. FBP: 32.00 )
FBP' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 17.4   Max: 83.15
Current: 32

17.4
83.15

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 0.80
FBP's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
89% of the 2685 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.58 vs. FBP: 0.80 )
FBP' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 3.92
Current: 0.8

0.1
3.92
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.40
FBP's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
94% of the 2685 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. FBP: 0.40 )
FBP' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.06   Max: 1.18
Current: 0.4

0.06
1.18
Price/Median PS Value 1.20
FBP's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
76% of the 2685 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. FBP: 1.20 )
FBP' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.06   Max: 3.92
Current: 1.2

0.06
3.92
Price/Graham Number 0.40
FBP's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
98% of the 2685 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. FBP: 0.40 )
FBP' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.33   Max: 1.59
Current: 0.4

0.33
1.59
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 7.70
FBP's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
79% of the 2032 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 6.40 vs. FBP: 7.70 )
FBP' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.7   Max: 25
Current: 7.7

0.7
25
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 407.04
FBP's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
99% of the 1318 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 14.65 vs. FBP: 407.04 )
FBP' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -10.7   Max: 874.7
Current: 407.04

-10.7
874.7

Business Description

Industry: Banks » Banks - Regional - US
Compare:MTB, USB, PNC, PB, CFR » details
Traded in other countries:FBPRM.USA, FBPRP.USA, FBPRN.USA, FBPRL.USA, FBPRO.USA, OLWN.Germany,
First BanCorp was incorporated under the laws of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico to serve as the bank holding company for FirstBank. The Company is a provider of financial services and products with operations in Puerto Rico, the United States and the US and British Virgin Islands. It provides financial services for retail, commercial and institutional clients. The Company has six reportable segments: Consumer (Retail) Banking; Commercial and Corporate Banking; Mortgage Banking; Treasury and Investments; United States Operations; and Virgin Islands Operations. The Consumer (Retail) Banking segment consists of the Corporation's consumer lending and deposit-taking activities conducted mainly through FirstBank's branch network and loan centers in Puerto Rico. Loans to consumers include auto, boat and personal loans, credit cards, and lines of credit. Deposit products include interest bearing and non-interest bearing checking and savings accounts, Individual Retirement Accounts (IRA) and retail certificates of deposit. The Commercial and Corporate Banking segment offers commercial loans, including commercial real estate and construction loans, and other products, such as cash management and business management services. The Mortgage Banking segment conducts its operations mainly through FirstBank and its mortgage origination subsidiary, First Mortgage. These operations consist of the origination, sale and servicing of a variety of residential mortgage loan products. The Treasury and Investments segment is responsible for the Corporation's treasury and investment management functions. The treasury function, which includes funding and liquidity management, sells funds to the Commercial and Corporate Banking segment, the Mortgage Banking segment, and the Consumer (Retail) Banking segment to finance their respective lending activities and purchases funds gathered by those segments and from the United States Operations segment. The United States Operations segment offers an array of both retail and commercial banking products and services. Consumer banking products include checking, savings and money market accounts, retail certificates of deposit, internet banking services, residential mortgages, home equity loans, lines of credit, and automobile loans. The Virgin Islands Operations segment consists of all banking activities conducted by FirstBank in the USVI and BVI, including retail and commercial banking services, with a total of fourteen branches serving the islands in the USVI of St. Thomas, St. Croix, and St. John, and the islands in the BVI of Tortola and Virgin Gorda. The Virgin Islands Operations segment is driven by its consumer, commercial lending and deposit-taking activities. The Company's main competitors include other banks, insurance companies, mortgage banking companies, small loan companies, automobile financing companies, leasing companies, brokerage firms with retail operations, and credit unions in Puerto Rico, the V
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