StockScouter

The StockScouter® System is a proprietary stock scoring model which covers U.S. companies listed on the major exchanges. The 10 (best) to 1 (worst) score is derived from Fundamental, Technical, Ownership, and Valuation sub-models in combination with a Risk model which assesses the expected risk and return.

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FCBC FIRST COMMUNITY BANCSHARES INCORPORATED StockScouter® Report

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StockScouter® Score

FIRST COMMUNITY BANCSHARES INCORPORATED, a small cap growth company in the finance sector, is expected to slightly outperform the market over the next six months with less than average risk

10 is the best possible rating. Learn more.

Summary

Positives

  • Earnings growth in the past year has accelerated moderately compared to earnings growth in the past three years. Positive
  • Shares are neither being accumulated heavily nor sold heavily by financial institutions. Neutral for a small company like FCBC

 

Concerns

  • One or more analysts has modestly decreased quarterly earnings estimates for FCBC. Negative
  • Short-term relative price momentum exhibits moderate weakness. Neutral/Negative

 

Short-term Outlook

Over the next 1-2 months, StockScouter forecasts that small cap stocks will be out of favor, growth stocks will be out of favor, and finance stocks will be out of favor.

Expected Risk/Return

Progress: 20% done.
Progress: 80% done.
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Core Model Grades

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Previous Ratings

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