FirstMerit Corporation (FMER)

Check out top investors' recommendation for FMER
Last closing price (Oct 30 4:00 EDT):
17.93 (-0.17%) ? 
Last closing price is the stock price upon last market close (date specified in parenthesis).
Return to date (1m/3m/6m/12m):
2.81% ? 
Return to date is the stock return for the specified period of time.
Consensus price target (1m/3m/6m/12m):
N/A
 ? 
Consensus price target is the average analyst price target for a specified period of time.
Buy/Sell Mix (1m/3m/6m/12m):
N/A
 ? 
Buy/sell mix the percentage mix between Buy and Sell recommendations for a given company or a research firm. Hold recommendations are excluded.
Description:
FirstMerit Corporation operates as a bank holding company for FirstMerit Bank, N.A. that provides various banking, fiduciary, financial, insurance, and investment services to corporate, institutional, and individual customers. The company’s Commercial segment offers commercial term loans, revolving credit arrangements, asset-based lending, leasing, commercial mortgages, real estate construction lending, and letters of credit, as well as treasury management, government banking, international banking, merchant card, and other depository products and services. Its Retail segment provides retail financial products and services, including consumer direct and indirect installment loans, debit and credit cards, debit gift cards, residential mortgage loans, home equity loans and lines of credit, deposit products, fixed and variable annuities, and ATM network services. This segment also offers deposit products comprising checking, savings, money market accounts, and certificates of deposit. The company’s Wealth segment provides trust and investment services, such as personal trust and planning, investment management, estate settlement, and administration services; retirement plan services; retail mutual funds, other securities, variable and fixed annuities, personal disability and life insurance products, and brokerage services; and private banking services, which comprise credit, deposit, and asset management solutions. As of December 31, 2012, it operated a network of 196 banking offices and 203 ATM locations in Ohio, western Pennsylvania, and Chicago areas. The company was founded in 1855 and is headquartered in Akron, Ohio.
Sector:
Analyst
An analyst is a professional research analyst or an Investor Wand user who issued a recommendation for a given company.
Research Firm
A Research Firm is a company that researches and rates stocks and publishes recommendations.
Signal
Signal is a recommendation issued by an analyst. Investor Wand considers two types of recommendations: BUY and SELL.
Signal Date
A signal date is a date when a BUY or SELL recommendation was issued for given security.
Initial Price
Initial Price is the first closing price for a specified company upon recommendation release. If the recommendation is issued in after-market hours, the Initial Price is the next day’s closing price (for a given symbol). In case of dividend distributions and stock splits, Initial Price is adjusted.
Price Target
A Price Target is an analyst’s projection of a company’s stock price by the end of the recommendation period. It represents the price at which the analyst would exit his or her existing position.
Closing Date
Closing Date is the expiration date of a recommendation. The validity timeframe of a professional analyst’s recommendation is 12 months. Investor Wand analysts can set their recommendation timeframe to one, three, six, or 12 months.
Return
The return on a single open recommendation is calculated as the maximum of the current return (based on the latest closing price) and the target price return, if the symbol reached the target. The return on a single closed recommendation is calculated as the maximum of the return on the closing date (at the end of recommendation timeframe) and the target price return, if the stock hit the target price. The return is adjusted for one-time events (e.g., stock splits).
Matthew Keating Barclays Buy   Jul 23, '14   17.97  23.00  Jul 23, '15  -0.22% 
John Rodis FIG Partners, LLC Buy   Jan 30, '14   20.27    Jan 30, '15  -11.54% 
Matthew Keating Barclays Buy   Jul 25, '13   21.87  25.00  Jul 25, '14  -16.64% 
Stephen Geyen D. A. Davidson & Co. Buy   Jul 24, '13   21.93    Jul 24, '14  -17.28% 
Jon Arfstrom RBC Capital Markets Buy   Jul 24, '13   21.93  25.00  Jul 24, '14  -17.28% 
Matthew Keating Barclays Buy   Jun 24, '13   19.12  22.00  Jun 24, '14  11.62% 
Steven Alexopoulos JPMorgan Buy   May 28, '13   17.93  19.50  May 28, '14  6.47% 
Matthew Keating Barclays Buy   Jan 08, '13   14.51  17.00  Jan 08, '14  52.79% 
Terry Mcevoy Oppenheimer & Co. Buy   Jan 08, '13   14.51  18.00  Jan 08, '14  52.79% 
R Scott Siefers Sandler O'Neill & Partners L.P. Buy   Nov 20, '12   13.07  16.00  Nov 20, '13  68.55% 
Bryce Rowe Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc. Sell   Jun 05, '12   14.24  13.00  Jun 05, '13  -32.44% 
Tom Mitchell Miller Tabak & Co., Llc Buy   May 03, '12   16.13  18.48  May 03, '13  6.51% 
Steven Alexopoulos JPMorgan Buy   Apr 24, '12   15.77  19.50  Apr 24, '13  6.28% 
Jon Arfstrom RBC Capital Markets Buy   Oct 25, '11   12.32  17.00  Oct 25, '12  29.38% 
Terry Mcevoy Oppenheimer & Co. Buy   Mar 28, '11   15.12  19.00  Mar 28, '12  9.26% 
Stephen Geyen Stifel Nicolaus & Company, Inc. Buy   Mar 06, '11   15.40  21.00  Mar 06, '12  -3.18% 
Tom Mitchell Miller Tabak & Co., Llc Buy   Dec 30, '10   18.28  27.68  Dec 30, '11  -21.44%