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FBNC First Bancorp dividend history, payout ratio & dates

First Bancorp's last quarterly cash dividend of $0.22 per share was issued to shareholders on record before Mar 30, 2022. At an annualized rate of $0.82 per share, the stock yields 2.35%. The latest FBNC dividend of $0.22 is an increase from the previous $0.2 payout, representing a growth of 10%.

Key dates

  • FBNC last dividend date: Mar 30, 2022
  • FBNC next dividend date: Jun 29, 2022
FBNC dividend stats
DPS
$0.82
Dividend yield
2.35%
Payout ratio
26%
vs. Financial Services sector
Dividend yield
2.72%
Payout ratio
29.1%

Dividend yield

What is First Bancorp current dividend yield

FBNC has a dividend yield of 2.35% which is below the Financial Services sector and the industry average.

Dividend history

What is FBNC dividend payout history and dates

First Bancorp has been paying dividends for the last 28 years. According to our records FBNC has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has increased by 11% for the last twelve months. And with the stock price down by 20% from a year ago, the dividend yield has increased by 38%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
Feb 7, 2022 Mar 30, 2022 Apr 25, 2022 $0.22 normal
Dec 15, 2021 Dec 30, 2021 Jan 25, 2022 $0.2 normal
Sep 15, 2021 Sep 29, 2021 Oct 25, 2021 $0.2 normal
Jun 15, 2021 Jun 29, 2021 Jul 25, 2021 $0.2 normal
Mar 15, 2021 Mar 30, 2021 Apr 25, 2021 $0.2 normal
Dec 15, 2020 Dec 30, 2020 Jan 25, 2021 $0.18 normal
Sep 15, 2020 Sep 29, 2020 Oct 23, 2020 $0.18 normal
Jun 12, 2020 Jun 29, 2020 Jul 24, 2020 $0.18 normal
Feb 4, 2020 Mar 30, 2020 Apr 24, 2020 $0.18 normal
Nov 19, 2019 Dec 30, 2019 Jan 24, 2020 $0.18 normal
Jul 30, 2019 Sep 27, 2019 Oct 25, 2019 $0.12 normal
Apr 23, 2019 Jun 27, 2019 Jul 25, 2019 $0.12 normal
Feb 5, 2019 Mar 28, 2019 Apr 25, 2019 $0.12 normal
Oct 22, 2018 Dec 28, 2018 Jan 25, 2019 $0.1 normal
Jul 24, 2018 Sep 27, 2018 Oct 25, 2018 $0.1 normal
Jun 15, 2018 Jun 28, 2018 Jul 25, 2018 $0.1 normal
Feb 6, 2018 Mar 28, 2018 Apr 25, 2018 $0.1 normal
Oct 23, 2017 Dec 28, 2017 Jan 25, 2018 $0.08 normal
Jul 25, 2017 Sep 28, 2017 Oct 25, 2017 $0.08 normal
Jun 15, 2017 Jun 28, 2017 Jul 25, 2017 $0.08 normal
Feb 7, 2017 Mar 29, 2017 Apr 25, 2017 $0.08 normal
Dec 15, 2016 Dec 28, 2016 Jan 25, 2017 $0.08 normal
Sep 15, 2016 Sep 28, 2016 Oct 25, 2016 $0.08 normal
Apr 26, 2016 Jun 28, 2016 Jul 25, 2016 $0.08 normal

First Bancorp dividend payout ratio

What is First Bancorp dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

FBNC has a payout ratio of 26% which is lower than the Financial Services sector and the industry average.

Total amount of dividends paid per financial year (from cash flow)

FBNC dividend vs peer dividends

How does FBNC dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
PEBK Peoples Bancorp Of North Carolina Inc 2.6% $0.7 26.8%
FBNC First Bancorp 2.35% $0.82 26%
FCNCA First Citizens Bancshares Inc 0.28% $1.88 3.4%