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Consensus Ratings for Ameris Bancorp (NASDAQ:ABCB) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Rating(s), 2 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.40)
Consensus Price Target: $31.70 (11.50% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Ameris Bancorp (NASDAQ:ABCB)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
4/26/2016Piper JaffrayDowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$32.00 -> $31.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/2/2015Cowen and CompanyLower Price TargetOutperform$41.00 -> $30.50View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/29/2015Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/2/2015SunTrustBoost Price TargetNeutral$29.00 -> $31.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/18/2015StephensInitiated CoverageOverweight$33.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/25/2014Sandler O'NeillUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/29/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Ameris Bancorp (NASDAQ:ABCB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/22/2016        
4/22/2016Q116$0.47$0.50$73.59 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/22/2016Q415$0.51$0.43$73.18 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/23/2015Q315$0.47$0.48$70.82 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/24/2015Q215$0.39$0.38$60.46 million$64.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/23/2015Q115$0.39$0.32$57.33 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/29/2015$0.45$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/22/2014Q3$0.44$0.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/22/2014$0.40$0.32ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/22/2014$0.33$0.32ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/23/2014Q4$0.28$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/21/2013Q3 13$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/29/2013Q4 2012$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for Ameris Bancorp (NASDAQ:ABCB)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.28$0.49$0.40
Q2 20163$0.52$0.57$0.54
Q3 20163$0.58$0.61$0.59
Q4 20163$0.55$0.61$0.58
Q1 20171$0.58$0.58$0.58
Q2 20171$0.61$0.61$0.61
Q3 20171$0.65$0.65$0.65
Q4 20171$0.66$0.66$0.66
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
Dividend History for Ameris Bancorp (NASDAQ:ABCB)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
6/24/2016quarterly$0.050.69%6/28/20166/30/20167/11/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/24/2016quarterly$0.050.69%3/29/20163/31/20164/11/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/23/2015quarterly$0.050.59%12/29/201512/31/20151/11/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/15/2015quarterly$0.050.72%9/28/20159/30/201510/9/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/23/2015quarterly$0.050.77%6/26/20156/30/20157/10/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/24/2015quarterly$0.050.76%3/27/20153/31/20154/10/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/23/2014quarterly$0.050.78%12/29/201412/31/20141/9/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/24/2014quarterly$0.050.9%9/26/20149/30/201410/10/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/27/2014quarterly$0.050.93%7/2/20147/7/20147/15/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for Ameris Bancorp (NASDAQ:ABCB)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
6/8/2015Cindi H LewisCAOSell2,056$25.92$53,291.52View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/5/2015William I Jr. BowenDirectorBuy2,100$25.56$53,676.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/6/2015Leo J HillDirectorBuy1,000$24.50$24,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/4/2015Jon S EdwardsEVPSell4,500$24.72$111,240.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/29/2014James A LahaiseEVPSell11,733$24.38$286,050.54View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/13/2014Robert Dale EzzellDirectorBuy2,747$21.78$59,829.66View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/20/2014Leo HillDirectorBuy3,056$19.74$60,325.44View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/14/2014Cindi LewisCAOSell2,467$20.41$50,351.47View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/29/2014Jon EdwardsEVPSell1,850$21.98$40,663.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/25/2014Jimmy VealDirectorBuy3,180$22.39$71,200.20View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/21/2014William SternDirectorBuy3,000$20.28$60,840.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/3/2014Jimmy VealDirectorBuy2,600$20.41$53,066.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/5/2013Brooks SheldonDirectorBuy4,000$18.16$72,640.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/23/2013Leo J HillDirectorBuy1,500$17.93$26,895.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/7/2013Jon S EdwardsEVPSell3,701$16.42$60,770.42View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/14/2013Leo J HillDirectorBuy1,438$14.20$20,419.60View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Ameris Bancorp (NASDAQ:ABCB)
DateHeadline
06/28/16 10:11 AMAmeris Bancorp :ABCB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers : June 28, 2016 -
06/24/16 07:26 PMAmeris Bancorp JAXB Deal Going According To Plan
06/15/16 02:06 PMAmeris names Griffin branch manager
06/14/16 07:06 AMAmeris Bancorp breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ABCB-US : June 14, 2016 -
06/07/16 03:32 PMAMERIS BANCORP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers -
05/27/16 01:43 PMEarnings Review and Stock Rundown for Ameris Bancorp (NASDAQ:ABCB) - Wall Street Hints and News - Earnings Review and Stock Rundown for Ameris Bancorp (NASDAQ:ABCB)Wall Street Hints and NewsInvestors and analysts will be paying close attention when the company posts earnings results. Earnings numbers can provide insight into a company's overall profitability. Covering equity analysts are expecting Ameris Bancorp (NASDAQ:ABCB) to post ...and more »
05/26/16 12:46 PMAmeris Bancorp (ABCB) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for May 24 - Equities.com - Ameris Bancorp (ABCB) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for May 24Equities.comAmeris Bancorp (ABCB) experienced unusually high volume on May. 24, as the stock gained 0.94% to a closing price of $31.15. The stock saw 959,699 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 6,070 trades. Given that the stock's average daily ...
05/26/16 12:46 PMIs This the Right Time to Add Ameris Bancorp (NASDAQ:ABCB) to Your Portfolio? - Street Report - Is This the Right Time to Add Ameris Bancorp (NASDAQ:ABCB) to Your Portfolio?Street Report[EDGAR] Ameris Bancorp (NASDAQ:ABCB)(TREND ANALYSIS) Edwin W. Hortman, Jr., President and Chief Executive Officer of Ameris Bancorp (the “Company”), and Dennis J. Zember Jr., Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Company ...
05/18/16 03:45 PMAMERIS BANCORP Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders -
04/28/16 11:55 AMETF’s with exposure to Ameris Bancorp : April 28, 2016 -
04/27/16 08:14 AMAmeris Bancorp :ABCB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers -
04/26/16 07:07 AMAnalysts' Actions -- 3D Systems, GE, Newmont Mining, Perrigo and More -
04/26/16 06:29 AMAmeris Bancorp downgraded by Piper Jaffray -
04/22/16 03:11 PMEdited Transcript of ABCB earnings conference call or presentation 22-Apr-16 3:00pm GMT -
04/22/16 06:25 AMAmeris Bancorp Reports Operating Net Income of $16.5 Million, or $0.50 Per Diluted Share, for First Quarter 2016 - [at noodls] - MOULTRIE, Ga., April 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ameris Bancorp (Nasdaq: ABCB) (the 'Company') today reported operating net income of $16.5 million, or $0.50 per diluted share, for the quarter ended March ...
04/22/16 06:19 AMAmeris Bancorp posts 1Q profit -
04/22/16 06:07 AMQ1 2016 Ameris Bancorp Earnings Release - Before Market Open -
02/26/16 01:22 PMAmeris Bancorp (NASDAQ:ABCB) Analyst Updates - Risers & Fallers - Ameris Bancorp (NASDAQ:ABCB) Analyst UpdatesRisers & FallersA number of investment brokers have recently updated their price targets on shares of Ameris Bancorp (NASDAQ:ABCB). According to the latest broker reports outstanding on Friday 26th of February, 2 analysts have a rating of “strong buy”, 2 analysts “buy ...Ameris Bancorp: Analysts Maintain an average rating of BuyHints News Networkall 5 news articles »
02/19/16 03:34 PMAMERIS BANCORP Files SEC form 8-K/A, Other Events -
02/18/16 03:32 PMAMERIS BANCORP Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events -
02/11/16 03:28 PMAMERIS BANCORP Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure -
01/29/16 01:47 PMInterview of Chris Marinac of FIG Partners: Issues for Banking in 2016 - Now, there are times when companies create mergers as a buyer, and they create a lot of value. We've seen Ameris Bank (ABCB), Bank of North Carolina (BNCN), even United Community Banks (UCBI) and Seacoast (SBCF) make comebacks and create value in the ...
01/26/16 10:54 AMAmeris Bancorp Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2015 By the Numbers -
01/22/16 12:42 PMAmeris Bancorp's (ABCB) CEO Edwin Hortman on Q4 2015 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Good morning everyone and welcome to the Ameris Bancorp’s Fourth Quarter 2015 Financial Results Conference Call. All participants will be in a listen-only mode. [Operator Instructions]. Please also note that today's event is being recorded. At this time ...
01/22/16 12:05 PMEdited Transcript of ABCB earnings conference call or presentation 22-Jan-16 3:00pm GMT -
01/22/16 06:23 AMAmeris Bancorp posts 4Q profit -
01/22/16 06:23 AMAmeris Bancorp Announces 2015 Financial Results - [at noodls] - MOULTRIE, Ga., Jan. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AMERIS BANCORP (NASDAQ-GS: ABCB), (the 'Company'), today reported operating net income of $53.3 million, or $1.66 per share, for the year ended December 31, ...
01/22/16 06:16 AMAMERIS BANCORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition -
01/22/16 06:09 AM7:09 am Ameris Bancorp reports Q4 results; Jacksonville transaction is expected to close in the first quarter of 2016 -
01/22/16 06:07 AMQ4 2015 Ameris Bancorp Earnings Release - Before Market Open -
01/11/16 10:18 AMAmeris Bancorp Announces Fourth Quarter 2015 Earnings Release Date And Conference Call - [at noodls] - MOULTRIE, Ga., Jan. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AMERIS BANCORP (NASDAQ-GS: ABCB), Ameris Bancorp ('Ameris' or the 'Company') will announce its fourth quarter 2015 financial results of operations in a press ...
01/05/16 07:06 AMAmeris Bancorp breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : January 5, 2016 -
12/08/15 12:17 PMAMERIS BANCORP Financials -
12/02/15 04:15 PMAmeris Bancorp Is Proof Of Life After Banks' Deaths -
11/27/15 10:46 AMIs Ameris Bancorp (ABCB) Going to Burn These Hedge Funds? -
11/11/15 10:26 AMAmeris Bancorp Earnings Q3, 2015 -
11/09/15 02:32 PMAMERIS BANCORP Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report -
10/23/15 05:57 PMEdited Transcript of ABCB earnings conference call or presentation 23-Oct-15 2:00pm GMT -
10/23/15 06:20 AMAmeris Bancorp posts 3Q profit -
10/23/15 06:20 AMAmeris Bancorp Reports Operating Net Income of $15.9 Million, or $0.49 Per Diluted Share, for Third Quarter 2015 - [at noodls] - MOULTRIE, Ga., Oct. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- AMERIS BANCORP (NASDAQ-GS: ABCB) (the 'Company'), today reported operating net income of $15.9 million, or $0.49 per diluted share, for the quarter ended September ...
10/23/15 06:06 AMAMERIS BANCORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial -
About Ameris Bancorp

Ameris Bancorp logoAmeris Bancorp is a financial holding company. The Company's business is conducted through its banking subsidiary, Ameris Bank (the Bank), which provides a range of banking services to its retail and commercial customers. The Company operates through four segments: the Banking Division, the Retail Mortgage Division, the Warehouse Lending Division and the SBA Division. The Banking Division is engaged in the delivery of financial services, which include commercial loans, consumer loans and deposit accounts. The Retail Mortgage Division is engaged in the origination, sales and servicing of one- to four-family residential mortgage loans. The Warehouse Lending Division is engaged in the origination and servicing of warehouse lines to other businesses that are secured by underlying one- to four-family residential mortgage loans. The SBA Division is engaged in the origination, sales and servicing of small business administration (SBA) loans.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Industry: Regional - Mid-Atlantic Banks
  • Sub-Industry: Regional Banks
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: ABCB
  • CUSIP: 03076K10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $28.43
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $30.73
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $29.89
  • P/E Ratio: 21.88
  • P/E Growth: 1.82
  • Market Cap: $946.53M
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.09 EPS
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