NASDAQ:HOMB - Home Bancshares Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $17.75 -0.82 (-4.42 %) (As of 03/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$18.57Today's Range$17.73 - $18.6352-Week Range$15.35 - $24.56Volume1.32 million shsAverage Volume833,136 shsMarket Capitalization$2.99 billionP/E Ratio10.14Dividend Yield2.58%Beta1.16 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive HOMB News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for HOMB and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry State commercial banks Sub-IndustryRegional Banks SectorFinance Current SymbolNASDAQ:HOMB Previous Symbol CUSIP43689320 CIK1331520 Webwww.homebancshares.com Phone501-339-2929Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.78 Current Ratio1.05 Quick Ratio1.05Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio10.14 Forward P/E Ratio9.97 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$788.20 million Price / Sales3.80 Cash Flow$1.8039 per share Price / Cash Flow9.84 Book Value$13.59 per share Price / Book1.31Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.75 Net Income$300.40 million Net Margins38.11% Return on Equity13.21% Return on Assets2.05%Miscellaneous Employees1,815 Outstanding Shares168,697,000Market Cap$2.99 billion Next Earnings Date4/18/2019 (Confirmed) 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 Thursday, January 24th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, February 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.12 per share on Wednesday, March 6th. This represents a $0.48 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.70%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, February 12th. View Home Bancshares' Dividend History. When did Home Bancshares' stock split? How did Home Bancshares' stock split work? Home Bancshares shares split before market open on Thursday, June 9th 2016. The 2-1 split was announced on Thursday, April 21st 2016. The newly issued shares were issued to shareholders after the market closes 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 repurchase plan on Friday, February 23rd 2018, which allows the company to buyback 5,000,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are usually a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued. How were Home Bancshares' earnings last quarter? Home Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ:HOMB) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, January, 17th. The financial services provider reported $0.44 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.45 by $0.01. The financial services provider had revenue of $163.79 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $171.60 million. Home Bancshares had a return on equity of 13.21% and a net margin of 38.11%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.35 EPS. 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, April 18th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Home Bancshares. How can I listen to Home Bancshares' earnings call? Home Bancshares will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, April 18th at 2:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8775089586. What price target have analysts set for HOMB? 7 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Home Bancshares' shares. Their predictions range from $21.00 to $28.00. On average, they expect Home Bancshares' share price to reach $24.8333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 39.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Home Bancshares. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Home Bancshares? 7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Home Bancshares in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 6 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. " (3/20/2019) 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? Media coverage about HOMB stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Home Bancshares earned a news sentiment score of 1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are some of Home Bancshares' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Home Bancshares include East West Bancorp (EWBC), Signature Bank (SBNY), Commerce Bancshares (CBSH), Popular (BPOP), Prosperity Bancshares (PB), First Citizens BancShares (FCNCA), Western Alliance Bancorporation (WAL), First Financial Bankshares (FFIN), Wintrust Financial (WTFC), IBERIABANK (IBKC), Bank Ozk (OZK), United Bankshares (UBSI), Associated Banc (ASB), First Hawaiian (FHB) and Investors Bancorp (ISBC). What other stocks do shareholders of Home Bancshares own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Home Bancshares investors own include Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Cornerstone Total Return Fund (CRF), CBL & Associates Properties (CBL), Cornerstone Strategic Value Fund (CLM), Government Properties Income Trust (GOV), Martin Midstream Partners (MMLP), QUALCOMM (QCOM) and SandRidge Permian Trust (PER). Who are Home Bancshares' key executives? Home Bancshares' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. C. Randall Sims, CEO, Pres & Director (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. Kevin D. Hester, Chief Lending Officer (Age 55)Mr. Tracy M. French, Exec. Officer & Director (Age 57) Who are Home Bancshares' major shareholders? Home Bancshares' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.45%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.31%), American Century Companies Inc. (1.64%), Northern Trust Corp (1.40%), Nuveen Asset Management LLC (1.28%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.14%). Company insiders that own Home Bancshares stock include James G Hinkle, Jennifer C Floyd, Jim F Haynes, Jr, 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 Two Sigma Investments LP, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., Falcon Point Capital LLC, PNC Financial Services Group Inc., SG Americas Securities LLC, Two Sigma Advisers LP and Oak Ridge Investments LLC. Company insiders that have sold Home Bancshares company stock in the last year include James G Hinkle, Jennifer C Floyd and Russell Davis Carter III. View Insider Buying and Selling for Home Bancshares. Which major investors are buying Home Bancshares stock? HOMB stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Norges Bank, American Century Companies Inc., Davis Capital Partners LLC, Stifel Financial Corp, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Rhumbline Advisers. 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 $17.75. How big of a company is Home Bancshares? Home Bancshares has a market capitalization of $2.99 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 408 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 467 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 875MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Home Bancshares and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HOMB will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HOMB will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 3/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the downside to momentum investing?