The First Bancshares, Inc. (FBMS)

NASDAQ: FBMS · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
29.87
-0.13 (-0.43%)
Sep 30, 2022 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
-0.43%
Market Cap 717.72M
Revenue (ttm) 200.03M
Net Income (ttm) 64.51M
Shares Out 24.03M
EPS (ttm) 3.08
PE Ratio 9.70
Forward PE 8.46
Dividend $0.70 (2.34%)
Ex-Dividend Date Aug 5, 2022
Volume 92,759
Open 30.09
Previous Close 30.00
Day's Range 29.84 - 30.35
52-Week Range 26.95 - 42.89
Beta 0.98
Analysts Buy
Price Target 35.90 (+20.2%)
Earnings Date Oct 24, 2022

About FBMS

The First Bancshares, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for The First, A National Banking Association that provides general commercial and retail banking services. The company operates through three segments: Commercial/Retail Bank, Mortgage Banking Division, and Holding Company. It offers deposit services, including checking, NOW, and savings accounts; other time deposits, such as daily money market accounts and longer-term certificates of deposit; and individual retirement and health savings accounts. The company also provides commerc... [Read more...]

Industry Banks
CEO M. Ray Cole
Employees 794
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Ticker Symbol FBMS
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2021, FBMS's revenue was $195.64 million, an increase of 15.48% compared to the previous year's $169.41 million. Earnings were $64.17 million, an increase of 22.21%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 11 analysts, the average rating for FBMS stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 35.9, which is an increase of 20.19% from the latest price.

Price Target
$35.9
(20.19% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy
Stock Forecasts

News

The First Bancshares to Participate in VirtualBankConference.com Online Conference for Bank Investors

HATTIESBURG, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The First Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: FBMS), holding company for The First Bank, (www.thefirstbank.com) will participate in the VirtualBankConference.com online confer...

2 weeks ago - Business Wire

Why The First Bancshares (FBMS) is a Great Dividend Stock Right Now

Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does The First Bancshares (FBMS) have what it takes?

2 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Why The First Bancshares (FBMS) is a Top Dividend Stock for Your Portfolio

Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does The First Bancshares (FBMS) have what it takes?

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

HERITAGE SOUTHEAST BANCORPORATION INVESTOR ALERT by the Former Attorney General of Louisiana: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ...

NEW ORLEANS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Former Attorney General of Louisiana Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq. and the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC (“KSF”) are investigating the proposed sale of Heritage Southeast...

1 month ago - Business Wire

The First Bancshares, Inc. Appoints M. Ray “Hoppy” Cole, Jr. as Chairman of the Board of Directors

HATTIESBURG, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The First Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: FBMS) (“First Bancshares” or the “Company”), the holding company for The First Bank, announced today that M. Ray “Hoppy” Cole, Jr...

1 month ago - Business Wire

The First Bancshares (FBMS) is a Top Dividend Stock Right Now: Should You Buy?

Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does The First Bancshares (FBMS) have what it takes?

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

The First Bancshares to Participate in 2022 KBW Community Bank Investor Conference

HATTIESBURG, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The First Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: FBMS), holding company for The First Bank, (www.thefirstbank.com) will participate in the 2022 KBW Community Bank Investor Confer...

1 month ago - Business Wire

The First Bancshares, Inc. Completes Acquisition of Beach Bancorp, Inc.

HATTIESBURG, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The First Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: FBMS) (“First Bancshares” or the “Company”), the holding company for The First Bank (“The First”), announced today that it has co...

2 months ago - Business Wire

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky Law, P.A. Is Investigating The First Bancshares, Inc. Merger

Wilmington, Delaware--(Newsfile Corp. - July 29, 2022) - Rigrodsky Law, P.A. is investigating The First Bancshares, Inc. ("First Bancshares") (NASDAQ: FBMS) regarding possible breaches of fiduciary duti...

2 months ago - Newsfile Corp

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Weiss Law Investigates Heritage Southeast Bancorporation, Inc.

NEW YORK , July 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Weiss Law is investigating possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of law by the board of directors of Heritage Southeast Bancorporation, Inc. (...

2 months ago - PRNewsWire

FBMS Stock Alert: Halper Sadeh LLP Is Investigating Whether the Merger of The First Bancshares, Inc. Is Fair to Share...

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Halper Sadeh LLP, an investor rights law firm, is investigating whether the merger of The First Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: FBMS) and Heritage Southeast Bancorporation, Inc. is ...

2 months ago - Business Wire

The First Bancshares (FBMS) Misses Q2 Earnings Estimates

The First Bancshares (FBMS) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -2.44% and 3.43%, respectively, for the quarter ended June 2022. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

The First Bancshares, Inc. Reports Results for First Quarter ended June 30, 2022; Increases Quarterly Dividend 6%

HATTIESBURG, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The First Bancshares, Inc. (“FBMS” or “the Company”) (NASDAQ: FBMS), holding company for The First Bank, (www.thefirstbank.com) reported today net income available t...

2 months ago - Business Wire

The First Bancshares, Inc. and Heritage Southeast Bancorporation, Inc. Announce Proposed Merger Transaction

HATTIESBURG, Miss. & ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The First Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: FBMS) (“First Bancshares” or “the Company”), parent company of The First Bank (“The First”) and Heritage Southeast Banc...

2 months ago - Business Wire

This is Why The First Bancshares (FBMS) is a Great Dividend Stock

Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does The First Bancshares (FBMS) have what it takes?

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Does The First Bancshares (FBMS) Have the Potential to Rally 31% as Wall Street Analysts Expect?

The consensus price target hints at a 30.9% upside potential for The First Bancshares (FBMS). While empirical research shows that this sought-after metric is hardly effective, an upward trend in earning...

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

The First Bancshares, Inc. to Announce Second Quarter 2022 Financial Results and Host Conference Call

HATTIESBURG, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The First Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: FBMS), holding company for The First Bank (www.thefirstbank.com), will announce second quarter 2022 financial results on Wednesda...

2 months ago - Business Wire

The First Bancshares (FBMS) Earnings Expected to Grow: Should You Buy?

The First Bancshares (FBMS) possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

The First Bancshares (FBMS) Could Be a Great Choice

Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does The First Bancshares (FBMS) have what it takes?

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

The First Bancshares, Inc. Receives Regulatory Approval for Merger with Beach Bancorp, Inc.

HATTIESBURG, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The First Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: FBMS) (“First Bancshares” or “the Company”), holding company for The First Bank (“The First”), announced today that it has receiv...

2 months ago - Business Wire

The First Bancshares to Participate in 2022 Gulf South Bank Conference

HATTIESBURG, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The First Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: FBMS), holding company for The First Bank, (www.thefirstbank.com) will participate in the 2022 Gulf South Bank Conference, which ...

5 months ago - Business Wire

The First Bancshares (FBMS) Q1 Earnings and Revenues Lag Estimates

The First Bancshares (FBMS) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -2.70% and 1.82%, respectively, for the quarter ended March 2022. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

The First Bancshares, Inc. Reports Results for First Quarter ended March 31, 2022; Increases Quarterly Dividend 6%

HATTIESBURG, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The First Bancshares, Inc. (“FBMS” or “the Company”) (NASDAQ: FBMS), holding company for The First Bank, (www.thefirstbank.com) reported today net income available t...

5 months ago - Business Wire

The First Bancshares, Inc. Announces Proposed Acquisition of Beach Bancorp, Inc.

HATTIESBURG, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The First Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: FBMS) (“First Bancshares” or “the Company”), holding company for The First Bank (“The First”), announced today that it has entere...

5 months ago - Business Wire

Are You Looking for a High-Growth Dividend Stock? The First Bancshares (FBMS) Could Be a Great Choice

Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does The First Bancshares (FBMS) have what it takes?

5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research