Southern First Bancshares, Inc. (SFST)

NASDAQ: SFST · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
42.38
0.13 (0.31%)
May 20, 2022 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Market Cap338.33M
Revenue (ttm)114.74M
Net Income (ttm)44.32M
Shares Out7.98M
EPS (ttm)5.51
PE Ratio7.69
Forward PE9.36
Dividendn/a
Ex-Dividend Daten/a
Volume12,230
Open42.50
Previous Close42.25
Day's Range42.20 - 43.49
52-Week Range41.83 - 65.59
Beta0.94
AnalystsBuy
Price Target60.52 (+42.8%)
Earnings DateMay 24, 2022

About SFST

Southern First Bancshares, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Southern First Bank that provides various banking products and services to general public in South Carolina, North Carolina, and Georgia. It operates through three segments: Commercial and Retail Banking, Mortgage Banking, and Corporate Operations. The company accepts various deposit products that include checking accounts, commercial checking accounts, and savings accounts, as well as other time deposits, including daily money market accounts and long-term certificates of...

IndustryBanks
IPO DateOct 28, 1999
Employees278
Stock ExchangeNASDAQ
Ticker SymbolSFST
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2021, SFST's revenue was $117.23 million, an increase of 51.15% compared to the previous year's $77.56 million. Earnings were $46.71 million, an increase of 154.86%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 9 analysts, the average rating for SFST stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 60.52, which is an increase of 42.80% from the latest price.

Price Target
$60.52
(42.80% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy
Stock Forecasts

News

SOUTHERN FIRST AWARDED RAYMOND JAMES COMMUNITY BANKERS CUP, RECOGNIZED IN TOP 10% OF COMMUNITY BANKS FOR 2021 PERFORM...

GREENVILLE, S.C. , May 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern First Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: SFST), holding company for Southern First Bank, was awarded the Raymond James Community Bankers Cup for its 2021 ...

1 week ago - PRNewsWire

Southern First (SFST) Upgraded to Strong Buy: What Does It Mean for the Stock?

Southern First (SFST) might move higher on growing optimism about its earnings prospects, which is reflected by its upgrade to a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy).

5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Top 5 Bank Stocks as Fed May Hike Rate Sooner Than Expected

We have narrowed our search to five regional banking stocks that have provided double-digit returns in the past three months. These are: BOKF, BPOP, CPF, CFB and SFST.

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5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Southern First (SFST) Earnings Expected to Grow: What to Know Ahead of Q3 Release

Southern First (SFST) 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.

7 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Southern First (SFST) Earnings Expected to Grow: What to Know Ahead of Q2 Release

Southern First (SFST) 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.

9 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Is Southern First (SFST) Stock a Solid Choice Right Now?

Southern First (SFST) has seen solid earnings estimate revision activity over the past month, and belongs to a strong industry as well.

1 year ago - Zacks Investment Research

Composite Rating For Southern First Bancshares Rises To 96

Southern First Bancshares saw an improvement in its IBD SmartSelect Composite Rating Tuesday, from 93 to 96. The post Composite Rating For Southern First Bancshares Rises To 96 appeared first on Investo...

1 year ago - Investors Business Daily

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1 year ago - Zacks Investment Research

Earnings Preview: Southern First (SFST) Q4 Earnings Expected to Decline

Southern First (SFST) 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.

1 year ago - Zacks Investment Research

Southern First (SFST) Expected to Beat Earnings Estimates: Can the Stock Move Higher?

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

1 year ago - Zacks Investment Research

Is Southern First (SFST) Stock Undervalued Right Now?

Here at Zacks, our focus is on the proven Zacks Rank system, which emphasizes earnings estimates and estimate revisions to find great stocks. Nevertheless, we are always paying attention to the latest v...

2 years ago - Zacks Investment Research

5 Top Domestic Small-Cap Stocks to Buy Amid Oil Supply Shock

A massive hike in crude oil prices is likely to dampen global economic growth, especially in the emerging markets.

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2 years ago - Zacks Investment Research

FIve Top Bank Stocks to Buy - With Yield Curve Firmly North Bound

A hike in market interest rate will raise the cost of funds, which in turn will enable the financial sector, especially banks.

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2 years ago - Zacks Investment Research

Southern First (SFST) to Report Q2 Results: Wall Street Expects Earnings Growth

Southern First (SFST) 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.

2 years ago - Zacks Investment Research

3 Reasons Growth Investors Will Love Southern First (SFST)

Southern First (SFST) possesses solid growth attributes, which could help it handily outperform the market.

2 years ago - Zacks Investment Research

Can Value Investors Consider Southern First (SFST) Stock?

Southern First (SFST) stock may be a good choice for value-oriented investors right now from multiple angles.

2 years ago - Zacks Investment Research

3 Reasons Why Southern First (SFST) Is a Great Growth Stock

Southern First (SFST) is well positioned to outperform the market, as it exhibits above-average growth in financials.

3 years ago - Zacks Investment Research