NASDAQ:HOMB - Home Bancshares Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$18.47 +0.07 (+0.38 %)
(As of 05/22/2019 07:12 AM ET)
Previous Close$18.40
Today's Range$18.41 - $18.5850
52-Week Range$15.35 - $24.56
Volume336,495 shs
Average Volume778,303 shs
Market Capitalization$3.10 billion
P/E Ratio10.55
Dividend Yield2.83%
Beta1.16
Home Bancshares, Inc. (Conway, AR) operates as the bank holding company for Centennial Bank that provides commercial and retail banking, and related financial services to businesses, real estate developers and investors, individuals, and municipalities. Its deposit products include checking, savings, NOW, demand, and money market accounts, as well as certificates of deposit. The company's loan portfolio comprises non-farm/non-residential real estate, construction/land development, residential mortgage, consumer, agricultural, and commercial and industrial loans. It also provides Internet banking, mobile banking, voice response information, cash management, overdraft protection, direct deposit, and automatic account transfer services, as well as safe deposit boxes and the United States savings bonds. In addition, the company writes policies for commercial and personal lines of business, including insurance for property, casualty, life, health, and employee benefits. As of December 31, 2018, it operated through 159 branch locations, including 77 branches in Arkansas, 76 branches in Florida, 5 branches in Alabama, and 1 branch in New York City. Home Bancshares, Inc. (Conway, AR) was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Conway, Arkansas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry State commercial banks
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks
SectorFinance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:HOMB
CUSIP43689320
Phone501-339-2929

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$788.20 million
Cash Flow$1.9924 per share
Book Value$14.06 per share

Profitability

Net Income$300.40 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,815
Market Cap$3.10 billion
Next Earnings Date7/18/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Home Bancshares (NASDAQ:HOMB) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Home Bancshares' stock symbol?

Home Bancshares trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "HOMB."

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

Home Bancshares announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, April 23rd. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, May 15th will be given a dividend of $0.13 per share on Wednesday, June 5th. This represents a $0.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.82%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, May 14th. This is an increase from Home Bancshares's previous quarterly dividend of $0.12. View Home Bancshares' Dividend History.

When did Home Bancshares' stock split? How did Home Bancshares' stock split work?

Home Bancshares's stock split on Thursday, June 9th 2016. The 2-1 split was announced on Thursday, April 21st 2016. The newly minted shares were distributed to shareholders after the closing bell on Wednesday, June 8th 2016. An investor that had 100 shares of Home Bancshares stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

How will Home Bancshares' stock buyback program work?

Home Bancshares declared that its Board of Directors has approved a stock buyback plan on Friday, February 23rd 2018, which permits the company to buyback 5,000,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are often a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Home Bancshares' earnings last quarter?

Home Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ:HOMB) issued its earnings results on Thursday, April, 18th. The financial services provider reported $0.42 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $0.42. The financial services provider had revenue of $163.14 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $163.93 million. Home Bancshares had a return on equity of 12.95% and a net margin of 37.12%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.42 earnings per share. View Home Bancshares' Earnings History.

When is Home Bancshares' next earnings date?

Home Bancshares is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 18th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Home Bancshares.

What price target have analysts set for HOMB?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Home Bancshares' shares. Their forecasts range from $21.00 to $27.00. On average, they anticipate Home Bancshares' stock price to reach $23.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 25.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Home Bancshares.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Home Bancshares?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Home Bancshares in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Home Bancshares.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Home Bancshares stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Home Bancshares stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "HOME BANCSHARES, INC. is a bank holding company, headquartered in Conway, Arkansas, with six wholly owned bank subsidiaries that provide a broad range of commercial and retail banking and related financial services to businesses, real estate developers and investors, individuals and municipalities. Three of the bank subsidiaries are located in the central Arkansas market area, a fourth serves central and southern Arkansas, a fifth serves Stone County in north central Arkansas, and a sixth serves the Florida Keys and southwestern Florida. " (4/19/2019)
  • 2. Stephens analysts commented, "We continue to believe HOMB is operating near peak profitability levels and incremental EPS growth will be derived from adding scale to its $15 billion asset platform. We reiterate our Overweight rating. KEY POINTS: Last week we hosted investor meetings with HOMB and institutional investors in San Francisco. From HOMB, COO Stephen Tipton attended the meetings. Investor questions were primary focused on organic loan growth, core NIM outlook, credit trends, excess capital deployment, CECL outlook, and the company’s HOMB $2.00 EPS goal. Remain Volatile. During 4Q18, organic loan growth was +9% LQA which represents HOMB’s strongest loan growth in 2+ years. Looking to 2019, we’re forecasting growth of 4% and quarterly growth to be volatile." (3/18/2019)

Has Home Bancshares been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about HOMB stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Home Bancshares earned a news impact score of 1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Home Bancshares' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Home Bancshares own?

Who are Home Bancshares' key executives?

Home Bancshares' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John W. Allison, Co-Founder & Chairman (Age 72)
  • Mr. C. Randall Sims, Pres, CEO & Vice Chairman (Age 64)
  • Mr. Brian S. Davis, CFO, Treasurer & Director (Age 53)
  • Ms. Donna J. Townsell, Sr. EVP, Director of Investor Relations & Director (Age 48)
  • Mr. Tracy M. French, Exec. Officer & Director (Age 57)

Who are Home Bancshares' major shareholders?

Home Bancshares' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.92%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.43%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (1.56%), Northern Trust Corp (1.46%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.19%) and William Blair Investment Management LLC (1.14%). Company insiders that own Home Bancshares stock include James G Hinkle, Jennifer C Floyd, Jim Rankin, John W Allison, Karen Garrett, Milburn Adams, Richard H Ashley, Russell Davis Carter III and Tracy French. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Home Bancshares.

Which major investors are selling Home Bancshares stock?

HOMB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Voya Investment Management LLC, Westwood Holdings Group Inc., Morgan Stanley, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., William Blair Investment Management LLC, Kennedy Capital Management Inc. and Goldman Sachs Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Home Bancshares.

Which major investors are buying Home Bancshares stock?

HOMB stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., SEI Investments Co, State of Wisconsin Investment Board, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC and Man Group plc. Company insiders that have bought Home Bancshares stock in the last two years include Jim Rankin, John W Allison, Karen Garrett, Milburn Adams and Tracy French. View Insider Buying and Selling for Home Bancshares.

How do I buy shares of Home Bancshares?

Shares of HOMB can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Home Bancshares' stock price today?

One share of HOMB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.47.

How big of a company is Home Bancshares?

Home Bancshares has a market capitalization of $3.10 billion and generates $788.20 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $300.40 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.75 on an earnings per share basis. Home Bancshares employs 1,815 workers across the globe.

What is Home Bancshares' official website?

The official website for Home Bancshares is http://www.homebancshares.com/.

How can I contact Home Bancshares?

Home Bancshares' mailing address is 719 Harkrider Suite 100, Conway AR, 72032. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 501-339-2929.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Home Bancshares (NASDAQ HOMB)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  418 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  483 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  901
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This page was last updated on 5/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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