The First Bancshares, Inc. (FBMS) Dividends

The First Bancshares, Inc. (FBMS): $31.68

1.21 (+3.97%)

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Dividend Yield and Dividend History Highlights

  • FBMS reports a compound annual dividend growth rate of 0.57% over the past 5.5 years.
  • To help you reduce price risk in your dividend portfolio, here are the dividend stocks that are least correlated with FBMS's price: TRIB, GLT, IVC, COST and PXS.
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FBMS Price Forecast Based on Dividend Discount Model

Current PriceDDM Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$31.68$20.8 -38.71%

A technique commonly used by dividend investors to value dividend-issuing stocks is the Dividend Discount Model (DDM), which seeks to determine a fair share price based on the dividend provided by the company relative to a number of other company-specific factors. In the case of FBMS, the dividend discount model StockNews created for the company implies a negative return of 38.71%. Digging deeper, the aspects of First Bancshares Inc's dividend discount model that we found most interesting were:

  • Compared to other dividend issuers in the small-sized market cap category, FBMS has a beta lower than 27.19% of them.
  • FBMS's market cap of approximately $696 million makes it a small-sized market cap company; out of dividend issuers in this group, the investment opportunity based on the difference between its current share price and its forecasted DDM value is greater than 25.51% of them.
  • In terms of who is growing the amount of dividends they return to shareholders, FBMS boasts a higher growth rate in terms of its annual cash distributed to its owners than 98.15% of the dividend issuers in our set.

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FBMS Dividend History

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FBMS Dividends vs. Peers

FBMS's dividend yield currently ranks #20 of 62 vs. its peers in the Southeast Regional Banks category.
Rank Symbol Name Dividend Yield
1 IBKC IBERIABANK Corporation 4.36%
2 TFC Truist Financial Corp. 4.05%
3 BKSC Bank of South Carolina Corp. 3.96%
4 AUBN Auburn National Bancorporation, Inc. 3.76%
5 FNB F.N.B. Corporation 3.75%
6 STBZ State Bank Financial Corporation. 3.73%
7 CTBI Community Trust Bancorp, Inc. 3.57%
8 AUB Atlantic Union Bankshares Corporation 3.41%
9 CSFL CenterState Bank Corporation 3.09%
10 RBCAA Republic Bancorp, Inc. - 2.97%
11 OZK Bank OZK 2.97%
12 RF Regions Financial Corp. 2.97%
13 CBAN Colony Bankcorp, Inc. 2.91%
14 BXS BancorpSouth Bank 2.78%
15 BPOP Popular, Inc. 2.71%
16 TRMK Trustmark Corporation 2.70%
17 PEBK Peoples Bancorp of North Carolina, Inc. 2.69%
18 HOMB Home BancShares, Inc. - common stock 2.60%
19 FHN First Horizon National Corporation 2.59%
20 FBMS The First Bancshares, Inc. 2.49%
21 RNST Renasant Corporation 2.49%
22 HFBL Home Federal Bancorp, Inc. of Louisiana 2.40%
23 HWC Hancock Whitney Corporation 2.08%
24 IBTX Independent Bank Group, Inc 2.03%
25 MVBF MVB Financial Corporation 1.91%
26 CSTR CapStar Financial Holdings, Inc. 1.84%
27 OFED Oconee Federal Financial Corp. 1.73%
28 SYBT Stock Yards Bancorp, Inc. 1.56%
29 SSBK Southern States Bancshares, Inc. 1.51%
30 RBNC Reliant Bancorp, Inc. 1.35%
31 PSTB Park Sterling Corporation 1.23%
32 CARO Carolina Financial Corporation 1.22%
33 PFBX Peoples Financial Corporation 1.20%
34 FBK FB Financial Corporation 1.17%
35 CBF Capital Bank Financial Corp. - 1.13%
36 EVBS Eastern Virginia Bankshares, Inc. 1.10%
37 CULL Cullman Bancorp, Inc. 1.07%
38 SMBK SmartFinancial, Inc. 1.03%
39 PNFP Pinnacle Financial Partners, Inc. 1.02%
40 SFBS ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc. 0.99%
41 FFKT Farmers Capital Bank Corporation 0.88%
42 FSB Franklin Financial Network, Inc. 0.79%
43 TCBC TC Bancshares, Inc. 0.71%
44 FSBK First South Bancorp Inc 0.70%
45 SGBK Stonegate Bank 0.63%
46 MSL MidSouth Bancorp 0.35%
47 LOB Live Oak Bancshares, Inc. 0.28%
48 SBCP Sunshine Bancorp, Inc. 0.00%
49 FVCB FVCBankcorp, Inc. 0.00%
50 FCB FCB Financial Holdings, Inc. 0.00%
51 SFST Southern First Bancshares, Inc. 0.00%
52 ENFC Entegra Financial Corp. 0.00%
53 PBNC Paragon Commercial Corporation 0.00%
54 SLCT Select Bancorp, Inc. 0.00%
55 BNK C1 Financial Inc 0.00%
56 OPHC OptimumBank Holdings, Inc. 0.00%
57 PBIB Porter Bancorp, Inc. 0.00%
58 ACFC Atlantic Coast Financial Corporation 0.00%
59 CLST Catalyst Bancorp, Inc. 0.00%
60 CLBH Carolina Bank Holdings Inc. 0.00%
61 ACBI Atlantic Capital Bancshares, Inc. 0.00%
62 NCOM National Commerce Corporation 0.00%

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