NASDAQ:EQBK - Equity BancShares Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $40.66 +0.50 (+1.25 %) (As of 09/21/2018 03:47 AM ET)Previous Close$40.16Today's Range$39.86 - $40.9852-Week Range$32.92 - $44.30Volume59,000 shsAverage Volume65,415 shsMarket Capitalization$637.01 millionP/E Ratio20.56Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.49 Company ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Equity Bancshares, Inc. operates as a bank holding company for Equity Bank that provides a range of financial services primarily to businesses, business owners, and individuals. The company accepts various deposit products, including demand, savings, money market, and time deposits. Its loan products include commercial and industrial, commercial real estate-backed, commercial lines of credit, working capital, term, equipment financing, acquisition, expansion and development, borrowing base, real estate construction loans, homebuilder, agricultural, government guaranteed, and other loans, as well as letters of credit to national and regional companies, restaurant franchisees, hoteliers, real estate developers, manufacturing and industrial companies, agribusiness companies, and other businesses. The company's loan products also comprise various consumer loans to individuals and professionals, including residential real estate loans, home equity loans, home equity lines of credit, installment loans, unsecured and secured personal lines of credit, overdraft protection, and letters of credit. It also provides debit cards; online banking solutions, such as access to account balances, online transfers, online bill payment, and electronic delivery of customer statements; mobile banking solutions comprising remote check deposits with mobile bill pay; ATMs; and treasury management, wire transfer, and automated clearing house and stop payment services. In addition, the company offers cash management deposit products, such as lockbox, remote deposit capture, positive pay, reverse positive pay, account reconciliation services, zero balance accounts, and sweep accounts, as well as banking services through telephone, mail, and personal appointments. As of February 22, 2018, it operated 42 full-service branches located in Kansas, Missouri, Arkansas, and Oklahoma. Equity Bancshares, Inc. was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Wichita, Kansas. Receive EQBK News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for EQBK and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry State commercial banks Sub-IndustryN/A SectorFinance SymbolNASDAQ:EQBK CUSIPN/A Webwww.equitybank.com Phone316-612-6000 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.36 Current Ratio0.94 Quick Ratio0.92 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio20.56 Forward P/E Ratio17.23 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$118.13 million Price / Sales5.43 Cash Flow$2.1907 per share Price / Cash18.56 Book Value$25.62 per share Price / Book1.59 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.98 Net Income$20.64 million Net Margins17.33% Return on Equity9.04% Return on Assets1.07% Miscellaneous Employees526 Outstanding Shares15,790,000Market Cap$637.01 million Equity BancShares (NASDAQ:EQBK) Frequently Asked Questions What is Equity BancShares' stock symbol? Equity BancShares trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "EQBK." How were Equity BancShares' earnings last quarter? Equity BancShares Inc (NASDAQ:EQBK) issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, July, 20th. The bank reported $0.44 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.67 by $0.23. The bank had revenue of $35.51 million for the quarter. Equity BancShares had a net margin of 17.33% and a return on equity of 9.04%. View Equity BancShares' Earnings History. When is Equity BancShares' next earnings date? Equity BancShares is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 18th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Equity BancShares. What price target have analysts set for EQBK? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Equity BancShares' shares. Their forecasts range from $45.00 to $47.00. On average, they anticipate Equity BancShares' stock price to reach $46.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 13.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Equity BancShares. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Equity BancShares? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Equity BancShares in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Equity BancShares. Who are some of Equity BancShares' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Equity BancShares include Great Western Bancorp (GWB), Independent Bank (INDB), Pacific Premier Bancorp (PPBI), United Community Banks (UCBI), TowneBank (TOWN), Ameris Bancorp (ABCB), ServisFirst Bancshares (SFBS), Renasant (RNST), Premier Financial Bancorp (PFBI), Heartland Financial USA (HTLF), Banner (BANR), Independent Bank Group (IBTX), Hilltop (HTH), First Bancorp (FBP) and Eagle Bancorp (EGBN). Who are Equity BancShares' key executives? Equity BancShares' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Brad S. Elliott, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 52)Mr. Gregory H. Kossover, Exec. VP, CFO & Director (Age 55)Mr. Wendell L. Bontrager, Pres of Equity Bank (Age 49)Mr. Craig L. Anderson, Exec. VP & COO (Age 58)Mr. Jacob Willis, Investor Relations Officer Has Equity BancShares been receiving favorable news coverage? News stories about EQBK stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Equity BancShares earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the bank an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for Equity BancShares. Who are Equity BancShares' major shareholders? Equity BancShares' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (5.06%), FMR LLC (3.38%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.96%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.50%), Resource America Inc. (2.48%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.97%). Company insiders that own Equity BancShares stock include Brad S Elliott, Craig L Anderson, Dan R Bowers, Harvey R Sorensen, Julie A Huber, Michael R Downing, Patrick J Harbert, Rolando Mayans, Scott A Smits, Shawn David Penner and Wendell Bontrager. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Equity BancShares. Which institutional investors are selling Equity BancShares stock? EQBK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Northpointe Capital LLC, Resource America Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Capital Advisors Inc. OK and Millennium Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Equity BancShares company stock in the last year include Julie A Huber and Michael R Downing. View Insider Buying and Selling for Equity BancShares. Which institutional investors are buying Equity BancShares stock? EQBK stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., FMR LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Northern Trust Corp, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., Engineers Gate Manager LP and Wealth Alliance Advisory Group LLC. Company insiders that have bought Equity BancShares stock in the last two years include Craig L Anderson, Harvey R Sorensen, Scott A Smits and Wendell Bontrager. View Insider Buying and Selling for Equity BancShares. How do I buy shares of Equity BancShares? Shares of EQBK can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Equity BancShares' stock price today? One share of EQBK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $40.66. How big of a company is Equity BancShares? Equity BancShares has a market capitalization of $637.01 million and generates $118.13 million in revenue each year. The bank earns $20.64 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.98 on an earnings per share basis. Equity BancShares employs 526 workers across the globe. How can I contact Equity BancShares? Equity BancShares' mailing address is 7701 EAST KELLOGG DRIVE SUITE 300, WICHITA KS, 67207. The bank can be reached via phone at 316-612-6000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Equity BancShares (NASDAQ EQBK)Community Ranking: 2.1 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 93 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 132 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 225MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Equity BancShares and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EQBK will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EQBK will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 9/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How much money do you need to begin day trading?