First Busey Corp

Financial Services

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Company Statistics

Market Cap.:
$1.19 billion
Book Value:
Revenue TTM:
$445.62 million
Operating Margin TTM:
Gross Profit TTM:
$445.62 million
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Company Profile

First Busey Corp had its IPO on 1998-10-06 under the ticker symbol BUSE.

The company operates in the Financial Services sector and Banks-Regional industry. First Busey Corp has a staff strength of 1,450 employees.

Stock update

Shares of First Busey Corp opened at $21.34 at the start of the last trading session i.e. 2023-03-19.

The stocks traded within a range of $20.45 - $21.34, and closed at $20.72.

This is a -3.76% slip from the previous day's closing price.

A total volume of 684,000 shares were traded at the close of the day’s session.

In the last one week, shares of First Busey Corp have slipped by -8.16%.

First Busey Corp's Key Ratios

First Busey Corp has a market cap of $1.19 billion, indicating a price to book ratio of 1.2488 and a price to sales ratio of 3.1091.

In the last 12-months First Busey Corp’s revenue was $445.62 million with a gross profit of $445.62 million and an EBITDA of $0. The EBITDA ratio measures First Busey Corp's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure its profitability.

In the trailing 12-month period, First Busey Corp’s operating margin was 39.92% while its return on assets stood at 1.02% with a return of equity of 10.41%.

In Q4, First Busey Corp’s quarterly earnings growth was a positive 16.9% while revenue growth was a positive 8.2%.

First Busey Corp’s PE and PEG Ratio

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Trailing PE

Its diluted EPS in the last 12-months stands at $2.28 per share while it has a forward price to earnings multiple of 9.1996 and a PEG multiple of 3.05. A low price to earnings ratio can mean the stock is attractively valued while a high ratio suggests the stock may be overvalued.

The PEG on the other hand provides a broader view compared to the P/E ratio and gives greater insight into First Busey Corp’s profitability.

First Busey Corp stock is trading at a EV to sales ratio of 0 and a EV to EBITDA ratio of 0. Its price to sales ratio in the trailing 12-months stood at 3.1091.

First Busey Corp stock pays annual dividends of $0.92 per share, indicating a yield of 4.6% and a payout ratio of 39.74%.

Balance sheet and cash flow metrics

Total Assets
$12.34 billion
Total Liabilities
$351.05 million
Operating Cash Flow
Capital Expenditure
Dividend Payout Ratio

First Busey Corp ended 2023 with $12.34 billion in total assets and $0 in total liabilities. Its intangible assets were valued at $12.34 billion while shareholder equity stood at $1.15 billion.

First Busey Corp ended 2023 with $0 in deferred long-term liabilities, $351.05 million in other current liabilities, 55279124000.00 in common stock, $128.31 million in retained earnings and $317.87 million in goodwill. Its cash balance stood at $227.16 million and cash and short-term investments were $3.62 billion. The company’s total short-term debt was $351,054,000 while long-term debt stood at $323.85 million.

First Busey Corp’s total current assets stands at $3.62 billion while long-term investments were $3.39 billion and short-term investments were $3.39 billion. Its net receivables were $0 compared to accounts payable of $0 and inventory worth $0.

In 2023, First Busey Corp's operating cash flow was $0 while its capital expenditure stood at $983000.

Comparatively, First Busey Corp paid $0.40 in dividends in 2023.

Other key metrics

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Analyst Target Price

First Busey Corp stock is currently trading at $20.72 per share. It touched a 52-week high of $27.7004 and a 52-week low of $27.7004. Analysts tracking the stock have a 12-month average target price of $27.

Its 50-day moving average was $23.81 and 200-day moving average was $23.76 The short ratio stood at 3.06 indicating a short percent outstanding of 0%.

Around 727.8% of the company’s stock are held by insiders while 5133.8% are held by institutions.

Frequently Asked Questions About First Busey Corp

The stock symbol (also called stock or share ticker) of First Busey Corp is BUSE

The IPO of First Busey Corp took place on 1998-10-06

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First Busey Corporation operates as the bank holding company for Busey Bank that provides retail and commercial banking products and services to individual, corporate, institutional, and governmental customers in the United States. It operates through three segments: Banking, FirsTech, and Wealth Management. The Banking segment provides banking services to individual customers, such as demand and savings deposits, money transfers, safe deposit services, individual retirement accounts and other fiduciary services, automated teller machines, and technology-based networks, as well as loan products, including residential real estate, home equity lines of credit, and consumer loans. This segment also offers banking services to corporate customers, including commercial, commercial real estate, real estate construction, and agricultural loans, as well as cash management services. The FirsTech segment provides payment technology solutions comprising online, mobile, and voice-recognition bill payments; money management and credit card networks; direct debit services; lockbox remittance processing for payments made by mail; and walk-in payments, as well as tools to help clients with billing, reconciliation, bill reminders, and treasury services. The Wealth Management segment offers a range of asset management, investment, brokerage, fiduciary, philanthropic advisory, tax preparation, and farm management services to individuals, businesses, and foundations. The company was founded in 1868 and is headquartered in Champaign, Illinois.


100 W. University Ave., Champaign, IL, United States, 61820