S&P 500   4,158.24
DOW   33,212.96
QQQ   309.10
S&P 500   4,158.24
DOW   33,212.96
QQQ   309.10
S&P 500   4,158.24
DOW   33,212.96
QQQ   309.10
S&P 500   4,158.24
DOW   33,212.96
QQQ   309.10

Limestone Bancorp (LMST) Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.79 (+4.10%)
(As of 05/27/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
4,164 shs
Average Volume
7,054 shs
Market Capitalization
$132.84 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
30 days | 90 days | 365 days | Advanced Chart
Receive LMST News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for Limestone Bancorp and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

Limestone Bancorp logo

About Limestone Bancorp

Limestone Bancorp, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Limestone Bank, Inc. that provides a range of personal and business banking products and services. The company's deposit products include savings, interest checking, and money market accounts, as well as fixed rate certificates with varying maturities. It also provides commercial loans for equipment purchases, working capital, and other financing needs of business enterprises; and commercial real estate loans that comprise loans on properties occupied by borrowers and tenants, as well as construction and development loans secured by land under development, or homes and commercial buildings under construction. In addition, the company offers residential real estate loans; consumer loans; agriculture loans secured by livestock, crops, and equipment; and other loans, including loans to municipalities, loans secured by stock, and overdrafts. Further, it provides drive-through banking facilities, automatic teller machines, personalized checks, credit and debit cards, electronic funds transfers through ACH services, domestic and foreign wire transfers, and loan and deposit sweep accounts; and curbside banking, night depository, internet and mobile banking, treasury management, remote deposit, cash management, and vault services. The company primarily serves communities and small to medium-sized businesses, the owners and employees of these businesses, and other executives and professionals. It operates 20 banking offices in 14 counties in Kentucky. The company was formerly known as Porter Bancorp, Inc. and changed its name to Limestone Bancorp, Inc. in May 2018. Limestone Bancorp, Inc. was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.


Limestone Bancorp: Q4 Earnings Insights
Limestone Bancorp GAAP EPS of $0.45, revenue of $12.99M
See More Headlines

Industry, Sector and Symbol

National commercial banks
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$58.35 million
Cash Flow
$3.08 per share
Book Value
$19.36 per share


Net Income
$14.91 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$132.84 million
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 4/1 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 7/1 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

2.48 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

357th out of 1,381 stocks

National Commercial Banks Industry

44th out of 110 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.5Community Rank: 3.9Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Limestone Bancorp (NASDAQ:LMST) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Limestone Bancorp a buy right now?

1 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Limestone Bancorp in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Limestone Bancorp stock.
View analyst ratings for Limestone Bancorp
or view top-rated stocks.

When is Limestone Bancorp's next earnings date?

Limestone Bancorp is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 20th 2022.
View our earnings forecast for Limestone Bancorp

How were Limestone Bancorp's earnings last quarter?

Limestone Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:LMST) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 20th. The company reported $0.47 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.39 by $0.08. Limestone Bancorp had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.93% and a net margin of 25.92%.
View Limestone Bancorp's earnings history

How often does Limestone Bancorp pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Limestone Bancorp?

Limestone Bancorp announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 18th. Investors of record on Friday, June 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.05 per share on Friday, July 1st. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.00%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 16th.
View Limestone Bancorp's dividend history

Is Limestone Bancorp a good dividend stock?

Limestone Bancorp pays an annual dividend of $0.20 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.04%. The dividend payout ratio of Limestone Bancorp is 10.00%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Limestone Bancorp will have a dividend payout ratio of 9.76% next year. This indicates that Limestone Bancorp will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
View Limestone Bancorp's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for LMST?

1 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Limestone Bancorp's stock. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $23.00. On average, they expect Limestone Bancorp's stock price to reach $23.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 14.7% from the stock's current price.
View analysts' price targets for Limestone Bancorp
or view top-rated stocks among Wall Street analysts.

Who are Limestone Bancorp's key executives?
Limestone Bancorp's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. John T. Taylor, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 62, Pay $639.86k)
  • Mr. Phillip W. Barnhouse Jr., CPA, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 51, Pay $329.83k)
  • Mr. John Redmon Davis, Chief Credit Officer & Exec. VP of Limestone Bank (Age 59, Pay $344.88k)
  • Mr. Joseph C. Seiler, Head of Commercial Banking & Exec. VP of Limestone Bank (Age 55, Pay $329.53k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. John Michael Koehler, Chief Accounting Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 40)
What other stocks do shareholders of Limestone Bancorp own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Limestone Bancorp investors own include Preferred Apartment Communities (APTS), BCE (BCE), Enbridge (ENB), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Energy Transfer (ET), General Mills (GIS), General Motors (GM), KeyCorp (KEY), MetLife (MET) and ONEOK (OKE).

What is Limestone Bancorp's stock symbol?

Limestone Bancorp trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LMST."

Who are Limestone Bancorp's major shareholders?

Limestone Bancorp's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Banc Funds Co. LLC (6.38%), FJ Capital Management LLC (5.93%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.73%), The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company (2.33%), Ergoteles LLC (0.19%) and State Street Corp (0.19%). Company insiders that own Limestone Bancorp stock include Joseph C Seiler, Kevin James Kooman, Sanjay Dhawan and W Glenn Hogan.
View institutional ownership trends for Limestone Bancorp

Which major investors are selling Limestone Bancorp stock?

LMST stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Banc Funds Co. LLC, and Ergoteles LLC. Company insiders that have sold Limestone Bancorp company stock in the last year include Joseph C Seiler, and Sanjay Dhawan.
View insider buying and selling activity for Limestone Bancorp
or view top insider-selling stocks.

Which major investors are buying Limestone Bancorp stock?

LMST stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FJ Capital Management LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , State Street Corp, and MCF Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought Limestone Bancorp stock in the last two years include Kevin James Kooman, and W Glenn Hogan.
View insider buying and selling activity for Limestone Bancorp
or or view top insider-buying stocks.

How do I buy shares of Limestone Bancorp?

Shares of LMST 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.
Compare Top Brokerages Here.

What is Limestone Bancorp's stock price today?

One share of LMST stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.06.

How much money does Limestone Bancorp make?

Limestone Bancorp has a market capitalization of $132.84 million and generates $58.35 million in revenue each year. The company earns $14.91 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.00 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Limestone Bancorp have?

Limestone Bancorp employs 232 workers across the globe.

What is Limestone Bancorp's official website?

The official website for Limestone Bancorp is www.limestonebank.com.

How can I contact Limestone Bancorp?

Limestone Bancorp's mailing address is 2500 EASTPOINT PARKWAY, LOUISVILLE KY, 40223. The company can be reached via phone at (502) 499-4800, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 502-499-4811.

This page was last updated on 5/28/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


Premium Research Tools

MarketBeat All Access subscribers can access stock screeners, the Idea Engine, data export tools, research reports, and other premium tools.

Discover All Access

Market Data and Calendars

Looking for new stock ideas? Want to see which stocks are moving? View our full suite of financial calendars and market data tables, all for free.

View Market Data

Investing Education and Resources

Receive a free world-class investing education from MarketBeat. Learn about financial terms, types of investments, trading strategies and more.

Financial Terms
Details Here
MarketBeat - Stock Market News and Research Tools logo

MarketBeat empowers individual investors to make better trading decisions by providing real-time financial data and objective market analysis. Whether you’re looking for analyst ratings, corporate buybacks, dividends, earnings, economic reports, financials, insider trades, IPOs, SEC filings or stock splits, MarketBeat has the objective information you need to analyze any stock. Learn more about MarketBeat.

MarketBeat is accredited by the Better Business Bureau MarketBeat is rated as Great on TrustPilot

© American Consumer News, LLC dba MarketBeat® 2010-2022. All rights reserved.
326 E 8th St #105, Sioux Falls, SD 57103 | U.S. Based Support Team at [email protected] | (844) 978-6257
MarketBeat does not provide personalized financial advice and does not issue recommendations or offers to buy stock or sell any security.

Our Accessibility Statement | Terms of Service | Do Not Sell My Information | RSS Feeds

© 2022 Market data provided is at least 10-minutes delayed and hosted by Barchart Solutions. Information is provided 'as-is' and solely for informational purposes, not for trading purposes or advice, and is delayed. To see all exchange delays and terms of use please see disclaimer. Fundamental company data provided by Zacks Investment Research.