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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 : 5/10

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industry
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Cash to Debt 8.09
FFBH's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
85% of the 1274 Companies
in the Global Savings & Cooperative Banks industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. FFBH: 8.09 )
FFBH' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.1   Max: No Debt
Current: 8.09

Equity to Asset 0.13
FFBH's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
86% of the 1589 Companies
in the Global Savings & Cooperative Banks industry.

( Industry Median: 0.10 vs. FFBH: 0.13 )
FFBH' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.06   Max: 0.17
Current: 0.13

0.06
0.17
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 0.19
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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Revenue Growth (%) -68.20
FFBH's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 1281 Companies
in the Global Savings & Cooperative Banks industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. FFBH: -68.20 )
FFBH' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -68.2   Max: 23.5
Current: -68.2

-68.2
23.5
» FFBH's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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Equity & Asset
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q1 2013

FFBH Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Jim Simons 15,108 sh (+29.04%)
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Q2 2013

FFBH Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Jim Simons 17,708 sh (+17.21%)
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Q3 2013

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Q4 2013

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Ratios

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industry
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P/E(ttm) 296.70
FFBH's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
84% of the 1452 Companies
in the Global Savings & Cooperative Banks industry.

( Industry Median: 13.70 vs. FFBH: 296.70 )
FFBH' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 10.16   Max: 307
Current: 296.7

10.16
307
P/B 2.51
FFBH's P/B is ranked lower than
66% of the 1477 Companies
in the Global Savings & Cooperative Banks industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. FFBH: 2.51 )
FFBH' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.22   Max: 2.95
Current: 2.51

0.22
2.95
P/S 9.08
FFBH's P/S is ranked lower than
85% of the 1640 Companies
in the Global Savings & Cooperative Banks industry.

( Industry Median: 2.88 vs. FFBH: 9.08 )
FFBH' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.17   Max: 10.09
Current: 9.08

0.17
10.09
EV-to-EBIT 249.07
FFBH's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
57% of the 1410 Companies
in the Global Savings & Cooperative Banks industry.

( Industry Median: 15.82 vs. FFBH: 249.07 )
FFBH' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 2.6   Max: 3581.5
Current: 249.07

2.6
3581.5

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 2.51
FFBH's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
63% of the 1362 Companies
in the Global Savings & Cooperative Banks industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. FFBH: 2.51 )
FFBH' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.27   Max: 2.7
Current: 2.51

0.27
2.7
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.79
FFBH's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked lower than
66% of the 904 Companies
in the Global Savings & Cooperative Banks industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. FFBH: 1.79 )
FFBH' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.07   Max: 1.83
Current: 1.79

0.07
1.83
Price/Median PS Value 2.65
FFBH's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
72% of the 1478 Companies
in the Global Savings & Cooperative Banks industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. FFBH: 2.65 )
FFBH' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.07   Max: 2.85
Current: 2.65

0.07
2.85
Price/Graham Number 5.21
FFBH's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
71% of the 1341 Companies
in the Global Savings & Cooperative Banks industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. FFBH: 5.21 )
FFBH' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.51   Max: 25.97
Current: 5.21

0.51
25.97
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 0.40
FFBH's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
86% of the 1411 Companies
in the Global Savings & Cooperative Banks industry.

( Industry Median: 6.40 vs. FFBH: 0.40 )
FFBH' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 37.9
Current: 0.4

0.2
37.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 52.90
FFBH's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
95% of the 1095 Companies
in the Global Savings & Cooperative Banks industry.

( Industry Median: 14.48 vs. FFBH: 52.90 )
FFBH' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -0.9   Max: 83.5
Current: 52.9

-0.9
83.5

Business Description

Industry: Banks » Savings & Cooperative Banks
Compare:OCN, HOME, PBCT, HCBK, FNFG » details
First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas, Inc., is a Texas corporation organized in January 1996 by First Federal Bank ('First Federal' or the 'Bank') for the purpose of becoming a unitary holding company of the Bank. The Company provides various financial products to individuals and small- to medium-sized businesses. The Bank is a community-oriented financial institution offering a range of retail and business deposit accounts, including noninterest bearing and interest bearing checking, savings and money market accounts, certificates of deposit, and individual retirement accounts. Loan products offered by the Bank include residential real estate, consumer, construction, lines of credit, commercial real estate and commercial non-real estate. Other financial services include automated teller machines; 24-hour telephone banking; internet banking, including account access, bill payment, e-statements and online loan applications; Bounce Protection overdraft service; debit cards; and safe deposit boxes. The Bank has traditionally concentrated its lending activities on loans collateralized by real estate. The Bank currently originates both fixed rate and adjustable rate one- to four-family residential mortgage loans. The Bank offers mortgage loans for the acquisition and refinancing of multifamily residential properties. The Bank originates mortgage loans for the acquisition and refinancing of commercial real estate properties. Land loans include loans for the acquisition or refinancing of land for consumer or commercial purposes. The Bank has also offered loans for the acquisition and development of land into residential subdivisions. The Bank originates one- to four-family residential, multifamily, and commercial real estate construction loans. The Bank also offers commercial loans, which mainly consist of equipment and inventory loans that are typically cross-collateralized by commercial real estate. The Bank offers consumer loans in order to provide financial services to its customers while increasing the yield on its overall loan portfolio and decreasing its interest rate risk due to the relatively shorter-term nature of consumer loans. The Company within the meaning of the Home Owners' Loan Act ('HOLA'), has registered with the OTS and is subject to OTS regulations, examinations, supervision and reporting requirements.

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