Analysts See $0.55 EPS for BancorpSouth Bank (BXS)

June 14, 2018 - By Richard Conner

BancorpSouth Bank (NYSE:BXS) LogoInvestors sentiment is 0 in Q1 2018. Its the same as in 2017Q4. It is without change, as 2 investors sold BancorpSouth Bank shares while 1 reduced holdings. only 0 funds opened positions while 0 raised stakes. 9,569 shares or 98.91% less from 878,071 shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
The Texas-based Fruth Inv Mgmt has invested 0.13% in BancorpSouth Bank (NYSE:BXS). Gemmer Asset Mngmt Llc has invested 0% in BancorpSouth Bank (NYSE:BXS).

Analysts expect BancorpSouth Bank (NYSE:BXS) to report $0.55 EPS on July, 18.They anticipate $0.13 EPS change or 30.95 % from last quarter’s $0.42 EPS. BXS’s profit would be $54.81 million giving it 15.45 P/E if the $0.55 EPS is correct. After having $0.54 EPS previously, BancorpSouth Bank’s analysts see 1.85 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 0.47% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $34. About 794,888 shares traded or 22.85% up from the average. BancorpSouth Bank (NYSE:BXS) has risen 15.76% since June 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.19% the S&P500.

BancorpSouth Bank (NYSE:BXS) Ratings Coverage

Among 7 analysts covering BancorpSouth (NYSE:BXS), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 14% are positive. BancorpSouth had 20 analyst reports since December 21, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, December 21 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The company was maintained on Friday, May 11 by Brean Capital. As per Monday, February 5, the company rating was maintained by Brean Capital. Hovde Group maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Friday, February 2 report. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Monday, May 21 by Brean Capital. Brean Capital maintained the shares of BXS in report on Monday, April 16 with “Hold” rating. The stock has “Buy” rating by Stephens on Friday, April 20. The stock of BancorpSouth Bank (NYSE:BXS) earned “Hold” rating by Brean Capital on Thursday, April 5. Stephens maintained it with “Buy” rating and $39.0 target in Friday, January 26 report. The stock of BancorpSouth Bank (NYSE:BXS) has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, January 25 by Brean Capital.

BancorpSouth, Inc. operates as a financial holding firm for BancorpSouth Bank that provides commercial banking and financial services to individuals and small-to-medium size businesses. The company has market cap of $3.39 billion. It offers various deposit products, including interest and noninterest bearing demand deposits, and saving and other time deposits. It has a 20.36 P/E ratio. The firm also provides commercial loans, including term loans, lines of credit, equipment and receivable financing, and agricultural loans; a range of short-to-medium term secured and unsecured commercial loans to businesses for working capital, business expansion, and the purchase of equipment and machinery; and construction loans to real estate developers for the acquisition, development, and construction of residential subdivisions.

Another recent and important BancorpSouth Bank (NYSE:BXS) news was published by Bizjournals.com which published an article titled: “BancorpSouth hires former Bham bank exec as Auburn community bank president” on June 07, 2018.

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