Community Bankers Trust Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.16 (-1.77 %)
(As of 05/7/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume51,118 shs
Average Volume84,396 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E Ratio13.89
Dividend Yield0.02%
30 days | 90 days | 365 days | Advanced Chart
Receive ESXB News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for Community Bankers Trust and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Diversified Investments
Current SymbolNASDAQ:ESXB
Year FoundedN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A





Next Earnings Date7/29/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable


See More Headlines
Community Bankers Trust logo

About Community Bankers Trust

Community Bankers Trust Corporation operates as the holding company for Essex Bank that provides financial services primarily to individuals, small businesses, and commercial companies. It offers individual and commercial demand and time deposit accounts; and commercial and industrial, consumer and small business, and real estate and mortgage loans. The company also provides investment services; online and mobile banking products; cash management services; and investment and insurance products. It operates a network of 24 full-service offices, which include 18 in Virginia and six in Maryland; and two loan production offices in Virginia. The company was founded in 1926 and is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia.


Overall MarketRank

1.49 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

650th out of 1,951 stocks

Diversified Investments Industry

1st out of 1 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
speech bubbles
speech bubbles

Community Bankers Trust (NASDAQ:ESXB) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Community Bankers Trust a buy right now?

1 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Community Bankers Trust in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Community Bankers Trust stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in ESXB, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
View analyst ratings for Community Bankers Trust
or view top-rated stocks.

What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Community Bankers Trust?

Wall Street analysts have given Community Bankers Trust a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Community Bankers Trust wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
View MarketBeat's top stock picks here.

When is Community Bankers Trust's next earnings date?

Community Bankers Trust is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 29th 2021.
View our earnings forecast for Community Bankers Trust

How were Community Bankers Trust's earnings last quarter?

Community Bankers Trust Co. (NASDAQ:ESXB) issued its earnings results on Thursday, April, 29th. The financial services provider reported $0.30 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.12.
View Community Bankers Trust's earnings history

How has Community Bankers Trust's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Community Bankers Trust's stock was trading at $6.71 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, ESXB stock has increased by 32.5% and is now trading at $8.89.
View which stocks have been most impacted by COVID-19

How often does Community Bankers Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Community Bankers Trust?

Community Bankers Trust announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, May 4th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, May 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.06 per share on Tuesday, June 1st. This represents a $0.24 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.70%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, May 17th.
View Community Bankers Trust's dividend history

Is Community Bankers Trust a good dividend stock?

Community Bankers Trust pays an annual dividend of $0.12 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.02%. Community Bankers Trust does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Community Bankers Trust is 18.75%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
View Community Bankers Trust's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for ESXB?

1 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Community Bankers Trust's shares. Their forecasts range from $8.00 to $8.00. On average, they expect Community Bankers Trust's stock price to reach $8.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 10.0%.
View analysts' price targets for Community Bankers Trust
or view top-rated stocks among Wall Street analysts.

Who are Community Bankers Trust's key executives?

Community Bankers Trust's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Rex L. Smith III, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 63, Pay $773.06k)
  • Mr. Bruce E. Thomas, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 57, Pay $290.46k)
  • Mr. John M. Oakey III, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 53, Pay $302.63k)
  • Mr. Jeffery Richard Cantrell, Exec. VP & COO of Essex Bank (Age 59, Pay $306.32k)
  • Mr. Stanley B. Jones Jr., Exec. VP & Chief Credit Officer of Essex Bank (Age 59)
  • Ms. Jakeeta H. Plumley, Exec. VP & Director of HR of Essex Bank (Age 57)
  • Mr. William E. Saunders Jr., Exec. VP & Chief Risk Officer of Essex Bank (Age 58)
  • Mr. David W. Spainhour, Special Advisor (Age 89)

Who are some of Community Bankers Trust's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Community Bankers Trust own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Community Bankers Trust investors own include Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Pfizer (PFE), General Mills (GIS), (PRMW), Trevena (TRVN), AbbVie (ABBV), Aileron Therapeutics (ALRN), Ampio Pharmaceuticals (AMPE), Carnival Co. & (CCL) and ChromaDex (CDXC).

What is Community Bankers Trust's stock symbol?

Community Bankers Trust trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ESXB."

Who are Community Bankers Trust's major shareholders?

Community Bankers Trust's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (0.00%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (0.00%), Strs Ohio (0.00%), Los Angeles Capital Management LLC (0.00%), Rhumbline Advisers (0.00%) and DAVENPORT & Co LLC (0.00%). Company insiders that own Community Bankers Trust stock include Bruce E Thomas, Eugene S Putnam Jr, Gerald F Barber, Hugh M Fain III, Ira C Harris, Jeffery Richard Cantrell, John C Watkins, John M Oakey III, Oliver L Way, Rex L Smith III, Robin Traywick Williams, S Waite Rawls III, William E Hardy and William E Saunders Jr.
View institutional ownership trends for Community Bankers Trust

Which institutional investors are selling Community Bankers Trust stock?

ESXB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including DAVENPORT & Co LLC, and Rhumbline Advisers.
View insider buying and selling activity for Community Bankers Trust
or view top insider-selling stocks.

Which institutional investors are buying Community Bankers Trust stock?

ESXB stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alliancebernstein L.P., BlackRock Inc., Los Angeles Capital Management LLC, Trust Co. of Virginia VA, Strs Ohio, and BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA. Company insiders that have bought Community Bankers Trust stock in the last two years include Bruce E Thomas, Eugene S Putnam Jr, Gerald F Barber, Hugh M Fain III, Ira C Harris, John C Watkins, Oliver L Way, Rex L Smith III, Robin Traywick Williams, S Waite Rawls III, and William E Hardy.
View insider buying and selling activity for Community Bankers Trust
or or view top insider-buying stocks.

How do I buy shares of Community Bankers Trust?

Shares of ESXB 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.
Compare Top Brokerages Here.

What is Community Bankers Trust's stock price today?

One share of ESXB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.89.

How many employees does Community Bankers Trust have?

Community Bankers Trust employs 246 workers across the globe.

What is Community Bankers Trust's official website?

The official website for Community Bankers Trust is

Where are Community Bankers Trust's headquarters?

Community Bankers Trust is headquartered at 9954 Mayland Dr Ste 2100, RICHMOND, VA 23233-1482, United States.

How can I contact Community Bankers Trust?

Community Bankers Trust's mailing address is 9954 Mayland Dr Ste 2100, RICHMOND, VA 23233-1482, United States. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at +1-804-9349999.

This page was last updated on 5/9/2021 by Staff
MarketBeat - Stock Market News and Research Tools logo

MarketBeat empowers individual investors to make better trading decisions by providing real-time financial data and objective market analysis. Whether you’re looking for analyst ratings, corporate buybacks, dividends, earnings, economic reports, financials, insider trades, IPOs, SEC filings or stock splits, MarketBeat has the objective information you need to analyze any stock. Learn more.

MarketBeat is accredited by the Better Business Bureau

© American Consumer News, LLC dba MarketBeat® 2010-2021. All rights reserved.
326 E 8th St #105, Sioux Falls, SD 57103 | U.S. Based Support Team at [email protected] | (844) 978-6257
MarketBeat does not provide personalized financial advice and does not issue recommendations or offers to buy stock or sell any security. Learn more.

Our Accessibility Statement | Terms of Service | Do Not Sell My Information

© 2021 Market data provided is at least 10-minutes delayed and hosted by Barchart Solutions. Information is provided 'as-is' and solely for informational purposes, not for trading purposes or advice, and is delayed. To see all exchange delays and terms of use please see disclaimer. Fundamental company data provided by Zacks Investment Research. As a bonus to opt-ing into our email newsletters, you will also get a free subscription to the Liberty Through Wealth e-newsletter. You can opt out at any time.