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First Guaranty Bancshares Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.11 (-0.48%)
(As of 12/3/2021 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
18,281 shs
Average Volume
10,406 shs
Market Capitalization
$220.22 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About First Guaranty Bancshares

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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Federal savings institutions
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$124.46 million
Cash Flow
$2.73 per share
Book Value
$19.10 per share


Net Income
$20.32 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$220.22 million
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Fiscal Year End
Next Earnings (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

2.36 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

402nd out of 1,339 stocks

Federal Savings Institutions Industry

13th out of 63 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 4.5Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

First Guaranty Bancshares (NASDAQ:FGBI) Frequently Asked Questions

Is First Guaranty Bancshares a buy right now?

2 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for First Guaranty Bancshares in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" First Guaranty Bancshares stock.
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How has First Guaranty Bancshares' stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

First Guaranty Bancshares' stock was trading at $15.30 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, FGBI stock has increased by 47.8% and is now trading at $22.61.
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Are investors shorting First Guaranty Bancshares?

First Guaranty Bancshares saw a increase in short interest in the month of October. As of October 29th, there was short interest totaling 16,400 shares, an increase of 30.2% from the October 14th total of 12,600 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 8,600 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.9 days. Currently, 0.3% 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 Wednesday, February 9th 2022.
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How were First Guaranty Bancshares' earnings last quarter?

First Guaranty Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:FGBI) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 9th. The bank reported $0.74 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.72 by $0.02. First Guaranty Bancshares had a net margin of 19.68% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 14.05%.
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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, November 23rd. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 24th will be given a dividend of $0.16 per share on Friday, December 31st. This represents a $0.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.83%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 22nd. This is an increase from First Guaranty Bancshares's previous quarterly dividend of $0.15.
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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 2.82%. The dividend payout ratio of First Guaranty Bancshares is 25.30%. 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 24.33% next year. This indicates that First Guaranty Bancshares will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for FGBI?

2 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for First Guaranty Bancshares' shares. Their forecasts range from $19.50 to $23.00. On average, they expect First Guaranty Bancshares' share price to reach $21.25 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.0%.
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Who are First Guaranty Bancshares' key executives?

First Guaranty Bancshares' management team includes the following people:
  • Alton B. Lewis, Vice Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
  • Eric J. Dosch, Chief Financial Officer, Secretary & Treasurer

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 acted 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 shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (0.37%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.34%), Millennium Management LLC (0.33%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (0.19%). Company insiders that own First Guaranty Bancshares stock include Edgar R Smith III, 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, Millennium Management LLC, and BlackRock Inc..
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Which major investors are buying First Guaranty Bancshares stock?

FGBI stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Geode Capital Management LLC. 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 $22.61.

How much money does First Guaranty Bancshares make?

First Guaranty Bancshares has a market capitalization of $220.22 million and generates $124.46 million in revenue each year. The bank earns $20.32 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.53 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does First Guaranty Bancshares have?

First Guaranty Bancshares employs 437 workers across the globe.

What is First Guaranty Bancshares' official website?

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

Where are First Guaranty Bancshares' headquarters?

First Guaranty Bancshares is headquartered at 400 EAST THOMAS STREET, HAMMOND LA, 70401.

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 12/4/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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