FSR - FirstRand Limited
FirstRand Limited, operating as a holding company, is a publicly registered bank controlling company. The firm engages in the provision of banking, insurance and investment products and services to retail, commercial, corporate and public sector customers. The group wholly owns FirstRand Bank, a full-service bank with a presence mostly in South Africa and surrounding southern African nations. FirstRand operates through the following five segments: FNB, RMB, WesBank, Aldermore, and FCC & Other.
FNB represents the group's activities in the retail and commercial segments; RMB, activities in the corporate and investment banking segments. WesBank composes of the group's activities in the installment credit, fleet management and related services in the retail, commercial and corporate segments. Aldermore does specialist lending across asset finance, invoice finance, small-medium sized enterprises, commercial mortgages, residential mortgages, and buy-to-let areas. The FCC & Other segment deals with group-wide functions such as treasury, finance, tax, enterprise risk management, regulatory and conduct risk management, and internal audit.
FirstRand Limited is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE). FirstRand is traded on the JSE under the ticker symbol “FSR”. The International Securities Identification Number (ISIN) of JSE:FSR is ZAE000066304. FirstRand Limited is currently the ninth most valuable stock on the JSE with a market capitalization of ZAR 373 billion, which is about 1.99% of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange equity market.
|Last Trading Results|
|Day’s Low Price||65.30|
|Day’s High Price||66.74|
|Number of Deals||11,509|
|Growth & Valuation|
|Earnings Per Share||6.5530|
|Dividend Per Share||3.84|
FSR Stock Market Performance
The current share price of FirstRand Limited (FSR) is ZAR 66.50. FSR closed its last trading day (Friday, December 8, 2023) at 66.50 ZAR per share on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), recording a 0.2% gain over its previous closing price of 66.40 ZAR. FirstRand began the year with a share price of 62.12 ZAR and has since gained 7.05% on that price valuation, ranking it 142nd on the JSE in terms of year-to-date performance.
FirstRand is the fourth most traded stock on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange over the past three months (Sep 12 - Dec 8, 2023). FSR has traded a total volume of 946 million shares—in 569,736 deals—valued at ZAR 61.1 billion over the period, with an average of 15 million traded shares per session. A volume high of 41.1 million was achieved on September 21st, and a low of 4.29 million on November 23rd, for the same period. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of FirstRand on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.
Profile of FirstRand Limited
FirstRand Limited was founded on November 11, 1966 and operates in the Financials sector, specifically, the Banking industry. FirstRand contracts an estimated total number of 49,233 employees.
Factsheet of FirstRand Limited
- 4 Merchant Place, Corner Fredman Dr. and Rivonia Rd., Sandton, 2196, South Africa
FSR Industrial Market Competitors
FirstRand Limited, issuers of the FSR stock on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, have a number of market competitors who are also engaged in the Financials sector and/or Banking industry. The table below presents an overview of the market standing of the top 10 by year-to-date performance.
|SBK||Standard Bank Group Limited||324B||193.52||+15.3%|
|INPP||Investec Plc Preference Shares||342M||124.00||+10.7%|
|CPI||Capitec Bank Holdings Limited||224B||1,932.81||+3.99%|
|FGL||Finbond Group Ltd||300M||0.34|
|CPIP||Capitec Bank Preference Shares||11.5B||99.00||-1.98%|
|NED||Nedbank Group Limited||99.7B||204.26||-3.91%|
|SBPP||Standard Bank Preference Shares||4.53B||85.50||-5%|
|INPR||Investec Ltd Preference Shares||2.1B||84.75||-9.6%|