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NASDAQ:FGBI

First Guaranty Bancshares - FGBI Stock Forecast, Price & News

$22.04
-0.26 (-1.17%)
(As of 02/8/2023 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$22.00
$22.82
50-Day Range
$21.73
$24.25
52-Week Range
$20.42
$29.65
Volume
3,408 shs
Average Volume
8,581 shs
Market Capitalization
$236.27 million
P/E Ratio
8.92
Dividend Yield
2.93%
Price Target
$27.00

First Guaranty Bancshares MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
15.7% Upside
$25.50 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.29% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-0.71
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
N/A
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$187,835 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
18.54%
From $2.05 to $2.43 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

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

2.55 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

225th out of 857 stocks

Federal Savings Institutions Industry

6th out of 37 stocks

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About First Guaranty Bancshares (NASDAQ:FGBI) Stock

First Guaranty Bancshares, Inc. engages in the provision of personalized commercial banking services to businesses, professionals, and individuals. Its services include personal checking, money market, loans, courtesy sweep, business checking, cash management, courtesy pay, and digital. The company was founded on July 27, 2007 and is headquartered in Hammond, LA.

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FGBI Company Calendar

Last Earnings
11/09/2021
Ex-Dividend for 12/30 Dividend
12/22/2022
Dividend Payable
12/30/2022
Today
2/08/2023
Next Earnings (Estimated)
4/27/2023
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Federal savings institutions
Sub-Industry
N/A
Sector
Finance
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:FGBI
Employees
463
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$25.50
High Stock Price Forecast
$30.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$21.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+22.5%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.00
Research Coverage
2 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$28.88 million
Pretax Margin
28.74%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$147.59 million
Cash Flow
$3.01 per share
Book Value
$17.81 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
6,162,000
Market Cap
$236.27 million
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
0.44

Key Executives

  • Alton B. Lewis
    President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Eric J. Dosch
    Chief Financial Officer, Secretary & Treasurer













FGBI Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell First Guaranty Bancshares stock right now?

2 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for First Guaranty Bancshares in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" FGBI shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in FGBI, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is First Guaranty Bancshares' stock price forecast for 2023?

2 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for First Guaranty Bancshares' shares. Their FGBI share price forecasts range from $21.00 to $30.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $25.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 15.7% from the stock's current price.
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How have FGBI shares performed in 2023?

First Guaranty Bancshares' stock was trading at $23.45 on January 1st, 2023. Since then, FGBI shares have decreased by 6.0% and is now trading at $22.04.
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Are investors shorting First Guaranty Bancshares?

First Guaranty Bancshares saw a decrease in short interest in the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totaling 82,300 shares, a decrease of 9.0% from the December 31st total of 90,400 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 9,300 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 8.8 days. Approximately 1.3% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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When is First Guaranty Bancshares' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 27th 2023.
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How were First Guaranty Bancshares' earnings last quarter?

First Guaranty Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:FGBI) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 9th. The bank reported $0.74 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.72 by $0.02. The bank earned $25.89 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $25.18 million. First Guaranty Bancshares had a net margin of 19.57% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 14.93%.

How often does First Guaranty Bancshares pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for First Guaranty Bancshares?

First Guaranty Bancshares declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, November 21st. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 23rd will be paid a dividend of $0.16 per share on Friday, December 30th. This represents a $0.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.90%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 22nd.
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Is First Guaranty Bancshares a good dividend stock?

First Guaranty Bancshares (NASDAQ:FGBI) pays an annual dividend of $0.64 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.93%. The dividend payout ratio is 25.91%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, FGBI will have a dividend payout ratio of 26.34% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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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 initial public offering 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 number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Morgan Dempsey Capital Management LLC (1.12%), Salzhauer Michael (0.39%), Annex Advisory Services LLC (0.11%) and UBS Group AG (0.04%). Insiders that own company stock include Edgar R Smith III, Marshall T Reynolds, Uwe Schramm and William K Hood.
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How do I buy shares of First Guaranty Bancshares?

Shares of FGBI 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 First Guaranty Bancshares' stock price today?

One share of FGBI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $22.04.

How much money does First Guaranty Bancshares make?

First Guaranty Bancshares (NASDAQ:FGBI) has a market capitalization of $236.27 million and generates $147.59 million in revenue each year. The bank earns $28.88 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.47 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does First Guaranty Bancshares have?

The company employs 463 workers across the globe.

How can I contact First Guaranty Bancshares?

First Guaranty Bancshares' mailing address is 400 EAST THOMAS STREET, HAMMOND LA, 70401. The official website for the company is www.fgb.net. The bank can be reached via phone at (985) 345-7685, via email at investorrelations@fgb.net, or via fax at 985-375-0355.

This page (NASDAQ:FGBI) was last updated on 2/9/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff