Hancock Holding Company Company Profile (NASDAQ:HBHC)

About Hancock Holding Company

Hancock Holding Company logoHancock Holding Company (Hancock) is a financial services company that provides a network of service financial choices to the Gulf South region through its bank subsidiary, Whitney Bank, a Mississippi state bank. The Company operates through overall banking operations segment. Whitney Bank operates under brands, such as Hancock Bank in Mississippi, Alabama and Florida and Whitney Bank in Louisiana and Texas. The Bank operates across the Gulf South region comprising southern Mississippi; southern and central Alabama; southern Louisiana; the northern, central, and panhandle regions of Florida; Houston, Texas, and Nashville, Tennessee. The Bank offers a range of traditional and online community banking services to commercial, small business and retail customers, providing a variety of transaction and savings deposit products, treasury management services, investment brokerage services, secured and unsecured loan products, and letters of credit and similar financial guarantees.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Regional - Southeast Banks
  • Sub-Industry: Regional Banks
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: HBHC
  • CUSIP: 41012010
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $47.45
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $45.81
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $38.65
  • 52-Week Range: $20.01 - $48.18
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 26.28
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.26
  • P/E Growth: 2.28
  • Market Cap: $4.14B
  • Outstanding Shares: 84,235,000
  • Beta: 0.88
  • Net Margins: 15.11%
  • Return on Equity: 6.04%
  • Return on Assets: 0.66%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.16%
  • Current Ratio: 0.81%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.80%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Hancock Holding Company (NASDAQ:HBHC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 6 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: $37.78 (20.38% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Hancock Holding Company (NASDAQ:HBHC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/2/2017JMP SecuritiesInitiated CoverageOutperform$55.00View Rating Details
1/30/2017Bank of America CorpUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$52.00View Rating Details
1/18/2017FIG PartnersReiterated RatingFair Value -> Market Perform$46.25View Rating Details
10/12/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
9/19/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$34.00View Rating Details
7/26/2016Hovde GroupBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$27.00 -> $32.00View Rating Details
7/24/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingNeutral$27.50 -> $29.00View Rating Details
7/7/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$28.00View Rating Details
5/9/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
12/18/2015Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform$28.00 -> $25.00View Rating Details
12/9/2015StephensDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightView Rating Details
6/30/2015WunderlichBoost Price TargetHold$30.00 -> $31.00View Rating Details
4/27/2015Drexel HamiltonDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
4/10/2015Evercore ISIDowngradeHold -> Sell$34.00 -> $28.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 3/1/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Hancock Holding Company (NASDAQ:HBHC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
1/17/2017Q416$0.61$0.64ViewListenView Earnings Details
10/18/2016Q3$0.58$0.59$235.54 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/20/2016Q216$0.45$0.59$229.18 million$229.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/19/2016Q1$0.05$0.09$222.99 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/21/2016Q4$0.16$0.19$222.43 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q3$0.52$0.52$219.15 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q215$0.50$0.51$213.47 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q115$0.55$0.55$219.26 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/22/2015Q414$0.58$0.56$223.71 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$0.58$0.59$222.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$0.59$0.59$224.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/16/2014Q114$0.57$0.58$226.02 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/22/2014Q413$0.56$0.55$230.91 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2013Q313$0.55$0.56$231.63 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.55$0.55$234.18 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.60$0.56$244.46 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/24/2013Q4 2012$0.63$0.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.58$0.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.58$0.55ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2012$0.54$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2011$0.55$0.53ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2011$0.39$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/19/2011$0.43$0.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/18/2011$0.40$0.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Hancock Holding Company (NASDAQ:HBHC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.64 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.11 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.02$0.06$0.04
Q2 20163$0.38$0.55$0.46
Q3 20163$0.56$0.62$0.59
Q4 20163$0.59$0.63$0.62
Q1 20173$0.56$0.59$0.58
Q2 20173$0.64$0.68$0.66
Q3 20173$0.68$0.71$0.70
Q4 20173$0.67$0.71$0.70
Q1 20182$0.68$0.70$0.69
Q2 20182$0.73$0.73$0.73
Q3 20182$0.76$0.77$0.77
Q4 20182$0.76$0.78$0.77
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Hancock Holding Company (NASDAQ:HBHC)
Annual Dividend:$0.96
Dividend Yield:2.02%
Payout Ratio:51.34% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
36.36% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
30.87% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Hancock Holding Company (NASDAQ:HBHC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Hancock Holding Company (NASDAQ:HBHC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.45%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 72.52%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/21/2017Robert W RoseberryDirectorSell6,000$47.50$285,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/16/2017Joan Cahill TeofiloDirectorBuy25$46.95$1,173.75View SEC Filing  
9/2/2016Samuel B KendricksInsiderSell500$32.50$16,250.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2016Robert W RoseberryDirectorSell600$31.63$18,978.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2016Samuel B. KendricksInsiderSell755$30.21$22,808.55View SEC Filing  
8/4/2016George A SchloegelInsiderBuy4,633$28.64$132,689.12View SEC Filing  
7/28/2016Stephen E BarkerEVPSell2,550$29.45$75,097.50View SEC Filing  
5/5/2016Joseh S ExniciosInsiderBuy1,075$24.41$26,240.75View SEC Filing  
2/3/2016John M. HairstonCEOBuy4,153$23.11$95,975.83View SEC Filing  
1/28/2016Joseh S. ExniciosinsiderBuy9,220$23.62$217,776.40View SEC Filing  
1/28/2016Michael M. AcharyCFOBuy1,345$23.62$31,768.90View SEC Filing  
1/27/2016George A. SchloegelDirectorBuy6,720$22.16$148,915.20View SEC Filing  
10/28/2015George A. SchloegelDirectorBuy4,000$27.48$109,920.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2015Edward G FrancisEVPSell3,000$30.30$90,900.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2015Joseh S ExniciosInsiderSell4,000$29.77$119,080.00View SEC Filing  
2/4/2015D Shane LoperCOOBuy2,787$28.70$79,986.90View SEC Filing  
2/4/2015Samuel B KendricksInsiderBuy3,287$28.82$94,731.34View SEC Filing  
1/30/2015John M HairstonCEOBuy2,100$26.30$55,230.00View SEC Filing  
1/28/2015George A SchloegelDirectorBuy4,000$26.31$105,240.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2014Richard T HillEVPSell8,274$31.82$263,278.68View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Carl J ChaneyCEOSell18,000$34.94$628,920.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2014Joseh S ExniciosInsiderSell3,075$34.26$105,349.50View SEC Filing  
9/12/2014Carl J ChaneyCEOSell2,000$33.48$66,960.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2014Robert W RoseberryDirectorSell2,266$33.50$75,911.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2014Joseh ExniciosInsiderSell1,000$33.85$33,850.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2013Carl ChaneyCEOSell15,926$34.82$554,543.32View SEC Filing  
12/12/2013Clifton SaikEVPSell9,000$34.82$313,380.00View SEC Filing  
12/6/2013Joy PhillipsInsiderSell2,625$35.35$92,793.75View SEC Filing  
11/26/2013D Shane LoperEVPSell4,386$35.01$153,553.86View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Joseh S ExniciosInsiderSell2,000$33.42$66,840.00View SEC Filing  
6/13/2013James H HorneDirectorSell3,000$28.44$85,320.00View SEC Filing  
2/15/2013Terence E HallDirectorBuy21,000$31.43$660,030.00View SEC Filing  
2/8/2013Terence E HallDirectorBuy11,000$30.56$336,160.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2012Robert W RoseberryDirectorSell10,000$31.75$317,500.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Hancock Holding Company (NASDAQ:HBHC)
finance.yahoo.com logoHancock to Present at Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference (NASDAQ:HBHC)
finance.yahoo.com - March 1 at 12:03 PM
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winfieldreview.com - February 28 at 9:01 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - January 30 at 6:21 PM
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What is Hancock Holding Company's stock symbol?

Hancock Holding Company trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "HBHC."

How often does Hancock Holding Company pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Hancock Holding Company?

Hancock Holding Company announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, January 31st. Investors of record on Monday, March 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.24 per share on Wednesday, March 15th. This represents a $0.96 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.02%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 2nd.

Where is Hancock Holding Company's stock going? Where will Hancock Holding Company's stock price be in 2017?

9 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Hancock Holding Company's shares. Their forecasts range from $26.00 to $55.00. On average, they anticipate Hancock Holding Company's share price to reach $37.78 in the next year.

When will Hancock Holding Company announce their earnings?

Hancock Holding Company is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April, 17th 2017.

Who owns Hancock Holding Company stock?

Hancock Holding Company's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.09%), State Street Corp (4.76%), Denver Investment Advisors LLC (0.83%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (0.70%), Bessemer Group Inc. (0.44%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.35%). Company insiders that own Hancock Holding Company stock include Edward G Francis, George A Schloegel, Joan Cahill Teofilo, John M Hairston, Joseh S Exnicios, Michael M Achary, Robert W Roseberry, Samuel B Kendricks and Stephen E Barker.

Who sold Hancock Holding Company stock? Who is selling Hancock Holding Company stock?

Hancock Holding Company's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Pitcairn Co., Cantab Capital Partners LLP, William Blair Investment Management LLC and Systematic Financial Management LP. Company insiders that have sold Hancock Holding Company stock in the last year include Robert W Roseberry, Samuel B Kendricks and Stephen E Barker.

Who bought Hancock Holding Company stock? Who is buying Hancock Holding Company stock?

Hancock Holding Company's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., State Street Corp, AQR Capital Management LLC, Tudor Investment Corp Et Al, Denver Investment Advisors LLC, Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd. and Seven Eight Capital LP. Company insiders that have bought Hancock Holding Company stock in the last two years include George A Schloegel, Joan Cahill Teofilo, John M Hairston, Joseh S Exnicios and Michael M Achary.

How do I buy Hancock Holding Company stock?

Shares of Hancock Holding Company can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Hancock Holding Company stock cost?

One share of Hancock Holding Company stock can currently be purchased for approximately $47.45.

Hancock Holding Company (NASDAQ:HBHC) Chart for Wednesday, March, 1, 2017

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Hancock Holding Company (NASDAQ:HBHC)

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Earnings by Quarter for Hancock Holding Company (NASDAQ:HBHC)

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for Hancock Holding Company (NASDAQ:HBHC)

Last Updated on 3/1/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff