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NASDAQ:AMTB

Amerant Bancorp - AMTB Stock Forecast, Price & News

$28.11
+0.70 (+2.55%)
(As of 08/8/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$27.45
$28.31
50-Day Range
$26.42
$29.90
52-Week Range
$23.15
$36.72
Volume
102,911 shs
Average Volume
67,393 shs
Market Capitalization
$949.56 million
P/E Ratio
9.69
Dividend Yield
0.22%
Price Target
$34.67

Amerant Bancorp MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
23.3% Upside
$34.67 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
3.30% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
N/A
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$45,105 Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
17.41%
From $2.24 to $2.63 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.63 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

125th out of 1,207 stocks

National Commercial Banks Industry

20th out of 102 stocks

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About Amerant Bancorp (NASDAQ:AMTB) Stock

Amerant Bancorp Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Amerant Bank, N.A. that provides banking products and services to individuals and businesses in the United States and internationally. The company offers checking, savings, and money market accounts; and certificates of deposits. It also provides variable and fixed rate commercial real estate loans; loans secured by owner-occupied properties; loans to domestic and foreign individuals primarily secured by personal residence; working capital loans, asset-based lending, participations in shared national credits, purchased receivables, and small business administration loans; loans to financial institutions and acceptances; and consumer loans and overdrafts, such as automobile, personal, or loans secured by cash or securities and revolving credit card agreements. In addition, the company offers trust and estate planning products and services to high-net-worth customers, brokerage and investment advisory services in global capital markets, and wealth management and fiduciary services. Further, it provides debit and credit cards, night depositories, direct deposits, cashier's checks, safe deposit boxes, letters of credit, and treasury management services, including wire transfer, remote deposit capture, and automated clearinghouse services; derivative instruments; and online and mobile banking, account balances, statements and other documents, online transfers and bill payment, and electronic delivery of customer statements services, as well as automated teller machines, and banking by mobile devices, telephone, and mail. As of December 31, 2021, the company operated 24 banking centers comprising 17 in Florida and 7 in Texas. It also operates loan production offices in Tampa, Florida. The company was formerly known as Mercantil Bank Holding Corporation and changed its name to Amerant Bancorp Inc. in June 2019. Amerant Bancorp Inc. was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Coral Gables, Florida.

Analysts Set New Price Targets

AMTB has been the subject of several research analyst reports. Raymond James decreased their price target on shares of Amerant Bancorp from $38.00 to $36.00 and set an "outperform" rating for the company in a research note on Friday, April 22nd. Piper Sandler decreased their price target on shares of Amerant Bancorp to $33.00 in a research note on Friday, July 22nd.

Amerant Bancorp Trading Up 2.6 %

Shares of AMTB Stock opened at $28.11 on Tuesday. The company has a 50 day moving average of $28.01 and a 200-day moving average of $29.82. The company has a quick ratio of 0.97, a current ratio of 0.99 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.38. Amerant Bancorp has a 12-month low of $23.15 and a 12-month high of $36.72. The firm has a market cap of $949.56 million, a P/E ratio of 9.69 and a beta of 1.02.

Amerant Bancorp (NASDAQ:AMTB - Get Rating) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July 20th. The company reported $0.23 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.46 by ($0.23). Amerant Bancorp had a return on equity of 9.61% and a net margin of 27.91%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.51 EPS. Sell-side analysts anticipate that Amerant Bancorp will post 2.24 earnings per share for the current year.

Amerant Bancorp Dividend Announcement

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, August 31st. Investors of record on Wednesday, August 17th will be paid a $0.09 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 16th. This represents a $0.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.28%. Amerant Bancorp's dividend payout ratio is 2.07%.

Insider Activity at Amerant Bancorp

In other Amerant Bancorp news, insider Gerald P. Plush acquired 1,000 shares of Amerant Bancorp stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, July 25th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $27.14 per share, for a total transaction of $27,140.00. Following the purchase, the insider now owns 30,870 shares of the company's stock, valued at $837,811.80. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. In the last ninety days, insiders acquired 1,638 shares of company stock worth $45,105. Corporate insiders own 14.14% of the company's stock.

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AMTB Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 5/31 Dividend
5/12/2022
Dividend Payable
5/31/2022
Last Earnings
7/20/2022
Today
8/09/2022
Ex-Dividend for 8/31 Dividend
8/16/2022
Dividend Payable
8/31/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
10/19/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
National commercial banks
Sub-Industry
N/A
Sector
Finance
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:AMTB
Fax
N/A
Employees
677
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$34.67
High Stock Price Forecast
$36.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$33.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+23.3%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.00
Research Coverage
3 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$112.92 million
Pretax Margin
35.45%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$368.46 million
Cash Flow
$2.37 per share
Book Value
$22.17 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
29,001,000
Market Cap
$949.56 million
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
1.02

Key Executives

  • Mr. Gerald Paul Plush C.M.A. (Age 64)
    CPA, Chairman, Pres & CEO
    Comp: $2.05M
  • Mr. Miguel Palacios (Age 53)
    Exec. VP & Head of Commercial Banking
    Comp: $920.84k
  • Mr. Alberto Manuel Capriles Santander (Age 54)
    Exec. VP & Chief Risk Officer
    Comp: $743.05k
  • Mr. Carlos Iafigliola (Age 45)
    Exec. VP & CFO
  • Mr. Armando Fleitas (Age 45)
    Sr. VP, Controller & Principal Accounting Officer
  • Mr. S. Marshall Martin
    Exec. VP, Chief Admin. & Legal Officer
  • Ms. Laura Rossi
    Sr. VP & Head of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Silvia M. Larrieu
    Sr. VP, Chief of Staff to the CEO and Head of Communications & Community Relations
  • Ms. Christine Esteve
    Exec. VP & Chief Marketing Officer
  • Ms. Mariola Sanchez
    Exec. VP & Chief People Officer













AMTB Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Amerant Bancorp stock right now?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Amerant Bancorp in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" AMTB shares.
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What is Amerant Bancorp's stock price forecast for 2022?

3 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Amerant Bancorp's shares. Their AMTB share price forecasts range from $33.00 to $36.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $34.67 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 23.3% from the stock's current price.
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How has Amerant Bancorp's stock performed in 2022?

Amerant Bancorp's stock was trading at $34.55 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, AMTB shares have decreased by 18.6% and is now trading at $28.11.
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When is Amerant Bancorp's next earnings date?

Amerant Bancorp is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 19th 2022.
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How were Amerant Bancorp's earnings last quarter?

Amerant Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:AMTB) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 20th. The company reported $0.23 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.46 by $0.23. Amerant Bancorp had a net margin of 27.91% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.61%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.51 earnings per share.

How often does Amerant Bancorp pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Amerant Bancorp?

Amerant Bancorp declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 22nd. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, August 17th will be given a dividend of $0.09 per share on Wednesday, August 31st. This represents a $0.36 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.28%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 16th.
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Is Amerant Bancorp a good dividend stock?

Amerant Bancorp (NASDAQ:AMTB) pays an annual dividend of $0.06 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.22%. The dividend payout ratio is 2.07%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, AMTB will have a dividend payout ratio of 2.28% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What is Jerry Plush's approval rating as Amerant Bancorp's CEO?

15 employees have rated Amerant Bancorp Chief Executive Officer Jerry Plush on Glassdoor.com. Jerry Plush has an approval rating of 70% among the company's employees. 65.0% of employees surveyed would recommend working at Amerant Bancorp to a friend.

What other stocks do shareholders of Amerant Bancorp own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Amerant Bancorp investors own include Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Weyerhaeuser (WY), BioMarin Pharmaceutical (BMRN), CBTX (CBTX), General Mills (GIS), GSK (GSK), International Paper (IP), Nordstrom (JWN) and Kirkland Lake Gold (KL).

When did Amerant Bancorp IPO?

(AMTB) raised $82 million in an IPO on the week of December 17th 2018. The company issued 6,300,000 shares at $13.00 per share. Raymond James, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods (A Stifel Company) and Stephens served as the underwriters for the IPO and SunTrust Robinson Humphrey and FIG Partners were co-managers.

What is Amerant Bancorp's stock symbol?

Amerant Bancorp trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "AMTB."

Who are Amerant Bancorp's major shareholders?

Amerant Bancorp's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (0.07%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (0.07%), Strs Ohio (0.05%) and SG Americas Securities LLC (0.02%). Insiders that own company stock include A Gustavo J Vollmer, Frederick C Copeland Jr, Gerald P Plush, Howard A Levine, John Quelch, M Gustavo Marturet, Miguel Palacios, Millar Wilson and Samantha Holroyd.
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How do I buy shares of Amerant Bancorp?

Shares of AMTB stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Amerant Bancorp's stock price today?

One share of AMTB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $28.11.

How much money does Amerant Bancorp make?

Amerant Bancorp (NASDAQ:AMTB) has a market capitalization of $961.22 million and generates $368.46 million in revenue each year. The company earns $112.92 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.90 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Amerant Bancorp have?

Amerant Bancorp employs 677 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Amerant Bancorp?

Amerant Bancorp's mailing address is 220 ALHAMBRA CIRCLE, CORAL GABLES FL, 33134. The official website for the company is www.amerantbank.com. The company can be reached via phone at (305) 460-8728 or via email at investorrelations@amerantbank.com.

This page (NASDAQ:AMTB) was last updated on 8/9/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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