The First Bancshares, Inc. (FBMS)

NYSE: FBMS · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
25.80
-0.09 (-0.35%)
May 17, 2024, 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
-0.35%
Market Cap 806.69M
Revenue (ttm) 285.01M
Net Income (ttm) 79.81M
Shares Out 31.22M
EPS (ttm) 2.52
PE Ratio 10.24
Forward PE 10.43
Dividend $1.00 (3.88%)
Ex-Dividend Date May 6, 2024
Volume 245,243
Open 26.08
Previous Close 25.89
Day's Range 25.80 - 26.34
52-Week Range 22.96 - 32.06
Beta 0.89
Analysts Buy
Price Target 32.00 (+24.03%)
Earnings Date Apr 24, 2024

About FBMS

The First Bancshares, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for The First Bank 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 commercial loans comprising secure... [Read more]

Sector Financials
CEO Milton Ray Cole Jr.
Employees 1,078
Stock Exchange NYSE
Ticker Symbol FBMS
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2023, FBMS's revenue was $281.53 million, an increase of 34.59% compared to the previous year's $209.17 million. Earnings were $75.46 million, an increase of 19.93%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 3 analysts, the average rating for FBMS stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is $32.0, which is an increase of 24.03% from the latest price.

Price Target
$32.0
(24.03% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy
Stock Forecasts

News

The First Bancshares, Inc. Announces Transfer of Listing of Common Stock to the New York Stock Exchange

HATTIESBURG, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The First Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: FBMS), the parent company of The First Bank, announced today that it is transferring the listing of its common stock to the New...

1 day ago - Business Wire

The First Bancshares to Participate in 2024 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 2024 Gulf South Bank Conference, whic...

22 days ago - Business Wire

The First Bancshares, Inc. Reports Results for First Quarter ended March 31, 2024

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 fo...

24 days ago - Business Wire

The First Bancshares, Inc. Announces 2024 First Quarter Call Information

HATTIESBURG, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The First Bancshares, Inc. (“FBMS” or “the Company”) (NASDAQ: FBMS), holding company for The First Bank, (www.thefirstbank.com) will announce 2024 first quarter re...

4 weeks ago - Business Wire

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5 weeks ago - Forbes

The First Bancshares, Inc. Announces New Share Repurchase Plan

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 the Company's board o...

2 months ago - Business Wire

The First Bancshares to Participate in the Janney 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 CEO Forum which is being held ...

3 months ago - Business Wire

The First Bancshares, Inc. Reports Results for Fourth Quarter ended December 31, 2023; Increases Quarterly Dividend 4%

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 fo...

4 months ago - Business Wire

First Bancshares, Inc. Announces Securities Portfolio Repositioning and 2023 Fourth Quarter Earnings Call Information

HATTIESBURG, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--First Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: FBMS) (the “Company”), holding company of The First Bank (“The First”), has announced the repositioning of a portion of its securit...

4 months ago - Business Wire

The First Bancshares, Inc. Reports Results for Third Quarter ended September 30, 2023; Increases Quarterly Dividend 4%

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 fo...

7 months ago - Business Wire

The First Bancshares, Inc. Announces 2023 Third Quarter Call Information

HATTIESBURG, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The First Bancshares, Inc. (“FBMS” or “the Company”) (NASDAQ: FBMS), holding company for The First Bank, (www.thefirstbank.com) will announce 2023 third quarter re...

7 months ago - Business Wire

The First Bancshares to Participate in 2023 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 2023 KBW Community Bank Investor Conf...

10 months ago - Business Wire

The First Bancshares, Inc. Reports Results for Second Quarter Ended June 30, 2023; 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 fo...

10 months ago - Business Wire

The First Bancshares to Participate in 2023 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 2023 Gulf South Bank Conference, whic...

1 year ago - Business Wire

The First Bancshares, Inc. Reports Results for First Quarter ended March 31, 2023; 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 fo...

1 year ago - Business Wire

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...

1 year 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 year 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 year 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 year 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 year ago - Business Wire

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...

1 year ago - Business Wire

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...

1 year 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, ...

1 year ago - Business Wire