The First Bancshares, Inc. (FBMS)

NASDAQ: FBMS · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
32.16
+0.33 (1.04%)
Feb 3, 2023, 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
1.04%
Market Cap 995.31M
Revenue (ttm) 204.28M
Net Income (ttm) 62.42M
Shares Out 30.95M
EPS (ttm) 2.93
PE Ratio 10.98
Forward PE 8.91
Dividend $0.74 (2.30%)
Ex-Dividend Date Nov 7, 2022
Volume 115,984
Open 31.66
Previous Close 31.83
Day's Range 31.60 - 32.19
52-Week Range 26.95 - 39.09
Beta 0.95
Analysts Buy
Price Target 38.40 (+19.4%)
Earnings Date Jan 26, 2023

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]

Sector Financials
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 $38.4, which is an increase of 19.40% from the latest price.

Price Target
$38.4
(19.40% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy
Stock Forecasts

News

The First Bancshares to Participate in the Janney West Coast Bank CEO Forum

HATTIESBURG, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The First Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: FBMS), holding company for The First Bank, (www.thefirstbank.com) will participate in the Janney West Coast Bank CEO Forum wh...

4 days ago - Business Wire

The First Bancshares, Inc. Reports Results for Fourth Quarter ended December 31, 2022; Increases Quarterly Dividend 5%

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 financial results ...

1 week ago - Business Wire

The First Bancshares, Inc. Completes Acquisition of Heritage Southeast Bancorporation, Inc.

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 it has completed it...

1 month ago - Business Wire

The First Bancshares, Inc. and Heritage Southeast Bancorporation, Inc. Announce Receipt of Shareholder Approvals for Merger

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

1 month ago - Business Wire

The First Bancshares, Inc. and Heritage Southeast Bancorporation, Inc. Announce Receipt of Regulatory Approvals for Merger

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 ...

1 month ago - Business Wire

The First Bancshares (FBMS) Just Flashed Golden Cross Signal: Do You Buy?

Good things could be on the horizon when a stock experiences a golden cross event. How should investors react?

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

The First Bancshares (FBMS) Q3 Earnings and Revenues Surpass Estimates

The First Bancshares (FBMS) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 8.97% and 1.52%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2022. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

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

The First Bancshares (FBMS) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

3 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?

4 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

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 conf...

5 months 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?

5 months 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?

5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

HERITAGE SOUTHEAST BANCORPORATION INVESTOR ALERT by the Former Attorney General of Louisiana: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of Heritage Southeast Bancorporation, Inc. - HSBI

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 Southea...

5 months 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, ...

6 months 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?

6 months 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 Conf...

6 months 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 ...

6 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 du...

6 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....

6 months ago - PRNewsWire

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

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. i...

6 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?

6 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...

6 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 Ba...

6 months ago - Business Wire