First Busey Corporation (BUSE): Price and Financial Metrics

First Busey Corporation (BUSE): $26.62

-1.57 (-5.57%)

POWR Rating

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  • BUSE scores best on the Stability dimension, with a Stability rank ahead of 81.46% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for BUSE is in Momentum, which has been heading up over the past 52 weeks.
  • BUSE's current lowest rank is in the Quality metric (where it is better than 24.82% of US stocks).

BUSE Stock Summary

  • Equity multiplier, or assets relative to shareholders' equity, comes in at 8.94 for First Busey Corp; that's greater than it is for 89.04% of US stocks.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of 19.84%, First Busey Corp's debt growth rate surpasses 76.21% of about US stocks.
  • The volatility of First Busey Corp's share price is greater than that of only 13.79% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to First Busey Corp, a group of peers worth examining would be IBTX, HOPE, BOH, HOMB, and FVCB.
  • Visit BUSE's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

BUSE Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Financial Services stock, BUSE's price/sales ratio is 3.12% higher, now standing at 3.3.
  • BUSE's EV/EBIT ratio has moved down 6 over the prior 243 months.
  • BUSE's price/sales ratio has moved down 1.2 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for BUSE.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
BUSE 2021-03-29 3.8 1.1 13.8 9.3
BUSE 2020-02-26 3.5 1.1 13.2 9.7
BUSE 2017-11-30 5.9 1.9 25.0 20.9
BUSE 2015-09-23 3.4 1.3 17.1 10.6
BUSE 2008-01-08 5.5 1.2 19.3 17.1
BUSE 2006-10-09 5.1 2.9 17.8 17.5

BUSE Growth Metrics

  • Its 5 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 7.38%.
  • Its 4 year revenue growth rate is now at 115.53%.
  • The 4 year price growth rate now stands at -18.34%.
Over the past 33 months, BUSE's revenue has gone up $81,594,000.

The table below shows BUSE's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-09-30 408.564 170.381 121.868
2021-06-30 399.17 196.834 126.756
2021-03-31 385.803 196.023 122.796
2020-12-31 362.403 169.299 100.344
2020-09-30 363.316 129.899 100.57
2020-06-30 367.828 98.166 94.569

BUSE's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • BUSE has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 31.08% of graded US stocks.
  • BUSE's asset turnover comes in at 0.035 -- ranking 280th of 428 Banking stocks.
  • FCNCA, BANR, and BCOR are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with BUSE.

The table below shows BUSE's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.035 1 0.014
2021-06-30 0.036 1 0.015
2021-03-31 0.036 1 0.016
2020-12-31 0.035 1 0.013
2020-09-30 0.036 1 0.013
2020-06-30 0.037 1 0.013

BUSE Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of BUSE, see our BUSE price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $27.83 Average Broker Recommendation 1.57 (Moderate Buy)

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BUSE Price/Volume Stats

Current price $26.62 52-week high $28.60
Prev. close $28.19 52-week low $19.91
Day low $26.10 Volume 181,500
Day high $27.17 Avg. volume 166,598
50-day MA $25.92 Dividend yield 3.46%
200-day MA $24.99 Market Cap 1.50B

First Busey Corporation (BUSE) Company Bio

First Busey Corporation offers retail and commercial banking products and services to individual, corporate, institutional, and governmental customers in Illinois, Florida, and Indiana. The company was founded in 1868 and is based in Champaign, Illinois.

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UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. Has $1.14 Million Stock Holdings in First Busey Co. (NASDAQ:BUSE)

UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. grew its position in shares of First Busey Co. (NASDAQ:BUSE) by 16.7% during the second quarter, reports. The firm owned 46,351 shares of the bank’s stock after purchasing an additional 6,628 shares during the period. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc.’s holdings in First Busey were worth $1,143,000 at the […]

Dakota Financial News | November 23, 2021

Credit Suisse AG Has $1.18 Million Holdings in First Busey Co. (NASDAQ:BUSE)

Credit Suisse AG lessened its holdings in First Busey Co. (NASDAQ:BUSE) by 9.4% during the second quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund owned 47,865 shares of the banks stock after selling 4,984 shares during the quarter. Credit Suisse AGs holdings in First Busey were worth $1,180,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several other institutional []

Dakota Financial News | November 22, 2021

Signature Bank (NASDAQ:SBNY) and First Busey (NASDAQ:BUSE) Head-To-Head Review

First Busey (NASDAQ:BUSE) and Signature Bank (NASDAQ:SBNY) are both finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, earnings, risk, institutional ownership and valuation. Analyst Ratings This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for First Busey and Signature []

Transcript Daily | November 19, 2021

Zacks: Brokerages Expect First Busey Co. (NASDAQ:BUSE) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $103.91 Million

Equities analysts expect that First Busey Co. (NASDAQ:BUSE) will post $103.91 million in sales for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Four analysts have provided estimates for First Buseys earnings. The lowest sales estimate is $101.67 million and the highest is $106.00 million. First Busey posted sales of $103.44 million during the same quarter last []

Dakota Financial News | November 19, 2021

MetLife Investment Management LLC Sells 5,035 Shares of First Busey Co. (NASDAQ:BUSE)

MetLife Investment Management LLC reduced its stake in shares of First Busey Co. (NASDAQ:BUSE) by 21.4% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 18,478 shares of the bank’s stock after selling 5,035 shares during the period. […]

Transcript Daily | November 18, 2021

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BUSE Price Returns

1-mo 4.43%
3-mo 13.70%
6-mo -0.62%
1-year 31.55%
3-year 5.44%
5-year 13.79%
YTD 28.25%
2020 -17.89%
2019 15.79%
2018 -15.89%
2017 -0.36%
2016 54.05%

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