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First Guaranty Bancshares (FGBI) Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.16 (+0.56%)
(As of 05/17/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
27,514 shs
Average Volume
13,135 shs
Market Capitalization
$309.51 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About First Guaranty Bancshares

First Guaranty Bancshares, Inc. operates as the holding company for First Guaranty Bank that provides commercial banking services in Louisiana and Texas. It offers various deposit products, including personal and business checking, savings, money market, and demand accounts, as well as time deposits to consumers, small businesses, and municipalities. The company also provides loans, such as non-farm, non-residential loans secured by real estate, commercial and industrial loans, one- to four-family residential loans, multifamily loans, construction and land development loans, agricultural loans, farmland loans, and consumer and other loans to small to medium-sized businesses and professionals, and individuals. In addition, it offers a range of consumer services, including credit cards, mobile deposit capture, safe deposit boxes, official checks, online and mobile banking, automated teller machines, and online bill pay; provides additional solutions, such as merchant services, remote deposit capture, and lockbox services to business customers; and invests a portion of its assets in securities issued by the United States Government and its agencies, state and municipal obligations, corporate debt securities, mutual funds, and equity securities, as well as invests in mortgage-backed securities primarily issued or guaranteed by United States Government agencies or enterprises. The company operates through 36 banking facilities primarily located in market services areas of Hammond, Baton Rouge, Lafayette, Shreveport-Bossier City, Lake Charles, Alexandria, Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Waco, Kentucky, and West Virginia. First Guaranty Bancshares, Inc. was founded in 1934 and is headquartered in Hammond, Louisiana.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Federal savings institutions
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$122.68 million
Cash Flow
$3.00 per share
Book Value
$17.81 per share


Net Income
$27.30 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$309.51 million
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 3/31 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

2.16 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

633rd out of 1,377 stocks

Federal Savings Institutions Industry

20th out of 65 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 4.5Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

First Guaranty Bancshares (NASDAQ:FGBI) Frequently Asked Questions

Are investors shorting First Guaranty Bancshares?

First Guaranty Bancshares saw a decrease in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 10,100 shares, a decrease of 32.2% from the April 15th total of 14,900 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 11,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.9 days. Currently, 0.2% of the company's stock are short sold.
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When is First Guaranty Bancshares' next earnings date?

First Guaranty Bancshares is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August 8th 2022.
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How were First Guaranty Bancshares' earnings last quarter?

First Guaranty Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:FGBI) released its earnings results on Thursday, April, 28th. The bank reported $0.65 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.62 by $0.03. First Guaranty Bancshares had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 16.05% and a net margin of 23.43%.
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How often does First Guaranty Bancshares pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for First Guaranty Bancshares?

First Guaranty Bancshares announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 22nd. Shareholders of record on Monday, March 21st will be given a dividend of $0.16 per share on Thursday, March 31st. This represents a $0.64 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.22%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, March 18th.
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Is First Guaranty Bancshares a good dividend stock?

First Guaranty Bancshares pays an annual dividend of $0.64 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.23%. First Guaranty Bancshares does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of First Guaranty Bancshares is 24.57%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, First Guaranty Bancshares will have a dividend payout ratio of 22.15% next year. This indicates that First Guaranty Bancshares will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
View First Guaranty Bancshares' dividend history.

Who are First Guaranty Bancshares' key executives?
First Guaranty Bancshares' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Alton B. Lewis Jr., Vice Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 73, Pay $524.39k)
  • Mr. Eric John Dosch, Treasurer, Sec. & CFO (Age 43, Pay $229.78k)
  • Mr. Michael Ray Mineer, Mideast Market Pres (Age 55)
  • Mr. Michael R. Cross, Chief Lending Officer of First Guaranty Bank (Age 66)
What other stocks do shareholders of First Guaranty Bancshares own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other First Guaranty Bancshares investors own include Consolidated Edison (ED), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Energy Transfer (ET), General Motors (GM), International Business Machines (IBM), Pfizer (PFE), Teekay LNG Partners (TGP), AbbVie (ABBV), Algonquin Power & Utilities (AQN) and BCE (BCE).

When did First Guaranty Bancshares IPO?

(FGBI) raised $92 million in an IPO on Friday, December 19th 2014. The company issued 4,600,000 shares at a price of $19.00-$21.00 per share. Raymond James served as the underwriter for the IPO and Keefe, Bruyette & Woods (A Stifel Company) and Sterne Agee were co-managers.

What is First Guaranty Bancshares' stock symbol?

First Guaranty Bancshares trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FGBI."

Who are First Guaranty Bancshares' major shareholders?

First Guaranty Bancshares' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (2.52%), Morgan Dempsey Capital Management LLC (1.32%), BlackRock Inc. (0.50%), BHZ Capital Management LP (0.28%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.28%) and Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.17%). Company insiders that own First Guaranty Bancshares stock include Edgar R Smith III, Marshall T Reynolds, Uwe Schramm and William K Hood.
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Which major investors are selling First Guaranty Bancshares stock?

FGBI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, BHZ Capital Management LP, Northern Trust Corp, and UBS Group AG. Company insiders that have sold First Guaranty Bancshares company stock in the last year include Marshall T Reynolds, and Uwe Schramm.
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Which major investors are buying First Guaranty Bancshares stock?

FGBI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Dempsey Capital Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Allred Capital Management LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Citigroup Inc., LSV Asset Management, and State Street Corp. Company insiders that have bought First Guaranty Bancshares stock in the last two years include Edgar R Smith III, and William K Hood.
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How do I buy shares of First Guaranty Bancshares?

Shares of FGBI 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 First Guaranty Bancshares' stock price today?

One share of FGBI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $28.88.

How much money does First Guaranty Bancshares make?

First Guaranty Bancshares has a market capitalization of $309.51 million and generates $122.68 million in revenue each year. The bank earns $27.30 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.604540 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does First Guaranty Bancshares have?

First Guaranty Bancshares employs 463 workers across the globe.

What is First Guaranty Bancshares' official website?

The official website for First Guaranty Bancshares is www.fgb.net.

How can I contact First Guaranty Bancshares?

First Guaranty Bancshares' mailing address is 400 EAST THOMAS STREET, HAMMOND LA, 70401. The bank can be reached via phone at (985) 345-7685, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 985-375-0355.

This page was last updated on 5/18/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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