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Live Oak Bancshares Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.74 (+1.20 %)
(As of 05/14/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
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52-Week Range
Volume278,685 shs
Average Volume342,729 shs
Market Capitalization$2.68 billion
P/E Ratio71.18
Dividend Yield0.19%
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About Live Oak Bancshares

Live Oak Bancshares, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Live Oak Banking Company that provides various commercial banking products and services to individuals, small businesses, and professionals in North Carolina, the United States. The company accepts various deposit products, including noninterest-bearing demand, as well as interest-bearing checking, money market, savings, and time deposits. It also offers commercial and industrial loans; construction and development loans; owner occupied and non-owner occupied collateral commercial real estate loans; and commercial land loans. In addition, the company provides settlement, accounting, and securitization services for government guaranteed loans; wealth and investment management services to high-net-worth individuals and families; investment advisory services to new funds focused on providing venture capital to new and emerging financial technology companies; and an on-site restaurant location to company employees and business visitors. Live Oak Bancshares, Inc. was incorporated in 2008 and is headquartered in Wilmington, North Carolina.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry State commercial banks
Current SymbolNASDAQ:LOB
Phone(910) 790-5867
Year FoundedN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$295.86 million
Cash Flow$0.93 per share
Book Value$13.20 per share


Net Income$18.03 million




Market Cap$2.68 billion
Next Earnings Date7/28/2021 (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

1.80 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

348th out of 1,950 stocks

State Commercial Banks Industry

72nd out of 309 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.5Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Live Oak Bancshares (NASDAQ:LOB) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Live Oak Bancshares a buy right now?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Live Oak Bancshares in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating, 1 buy rating and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Live Oak Bancshares stock.
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Are investors shorting Live Oak Bancshares?

Live Oak Bancshares saw a increase in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,960,000 shares, an increase of 35.2% from the March 15th total of 1,450,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 366,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 5.3 days. Approximately 6.4% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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When is Live Oak Bancshares' next earnings date?

Live Oak Bancshares is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 28th 2021.
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How were Live Oak Bancshares' earnings last quarter?

Live Oak Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOB) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, April, 20th. The bank reported $0.88 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.61 by $0.27. Live Oak Bancshares had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 6.83% and a net margin of 10.11%.
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How has Live Oak Bancshares' stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Live Oak Bancshares' stock was trading at $11.28 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, LOB shares have increased by 455.3% and is now trading at $62.64.
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How often does Live Oak Bancshares pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Live Oak Bancshares?

Live Oak Bancshares declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, May 11th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, May 25th will be paid a dividend of $0.03 per share on Tuesday, June 8th. This represents a $0.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.19%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, May 24th.
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Is Live Oak Bancshares a good dividend stock?

Live Oak Bancshares pays an annual dividend of $0.12 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.19%. Live Oak Bancshares does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Live Oak Bancshares is 27.27%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Live Oak Bancshares will have a dividend payout ratio of 5.66% next year. This indicates that Live Oak Bancshares will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for LOB?

3 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Live Oak Bancshares' shares. Their forecasts range from $56.00 to $80.00. On average, they anticipate Live Oak Bancshares' stock price to reach $69.75 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 11.4% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Live Oak Bancshares' key executives?

Live Oak Bancshares' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. James S. Mahan III, Chairman & CEO (Age 69, Pay $821.77k)
  • Mr. Neil Lawrence Underwood, Pres & Director (Age 52, Pay $820.51k)
  • Mr. Steven Brett Caines, Chief Financial Officer (Age 42, Pay $470.5k)
  • Mr. Steven J. Smits, Chief Credit Officer (Age 54, Pay $492.51k)
  • Mr. Huntley Garriott Jr., Pres of Live Oak Banking Company (Age 45, Pay $986.18k)
  • Mr. William L. Williams III, Vice Chairman & Exec. VP (Age 69)
  • Mr. John Wesley Sutherland, Chief Accounting Officer (Age 50)
  • Mr. Gregory W. Seward, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 45)
  • Claire Parker, Sr. VP of Corp. Communications
  • Mr. Micah S. Davis, Chief Marketing Officer

What is Chip Mahan III's approval rating as Live Oak Bancshares' CEO?

17 employees have rated Live Oak Bancshares CEO Chip Mahan III on Chip Mahan III has an approval rating of 94% among Live Oak Bancshares' employees. This puts Chip Mahan III in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of Live Oak Bancshares' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Live Oak Bancshares own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Live Oak Bancshares investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), The Walt Disney (DIS), Stitch Fix (SFIX), (WIX), Zscaler (ZS), Appian (APPN), Fastly (FSLY), Square (SQ), Teladoc Health (TDOC) and The Trade Desk (TTD).

When did Live Oak Bancshares IPO?

(LOB) raised $68 million in an IPO on Thursday, July 23rd 2015. The company issued 4,000,000 shares at a price of $16.00-$18.00 per share. Sandler O�Neill & Partners, L.P acted as the underwriter for the IPO and Keefe Bruyette & Woods (A Stifle Company) and SunTrust Robinson Humphrey were co-managers.

What is Live Oak Bancshares' stock symbol?

Live Oak Bancshares trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LOB."

Who are Live Oak Bancshares' major shareholders?

Live Oak Bancshares' stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (5.13%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.75%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (1.58%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.23%), Standard Life Aberdeen plc (1.10%) and Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust (1.10%). Company insiders that own Live Oak Bancshares stock include David G Salyers, H K Landis, Huntley Garriott, James S Mahan III, Steve Smits, Susan N Janson and William L Williams III.
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Which institutional investors are selling Live Oak Bancshares stock?

LOB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Federated Hermes Inc., HighTower Advisors LLC, Mendon Capital Advisors Corp, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Northern Trust Corp, and Commonwealth Equity Services LLC. Company insiders that have sold Live Oak Bancshares company stock in the last year include H K Landis, and Steve Smits.
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Which institutional investors are buying Live Oak Bancshares stock?

LOB stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alliancebernstein L.P., Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust, Emerald Advisers LLC, BlackRock Inc., Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC, Lisanti Capital Growth LLC, and Geode Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Live Oak Bancshares stock in the last two years include David G Salyers, Huntley Garriott, James S Mahan III, Susan N Janson, and William L Williams III.
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How do I buy shares of Live Oak Bancshares?

Shares of LOB 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 Live Oak Bancshares' stock price today?

One share of LOB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $62.64.

How much money does Live Oak Bancshares make?

Live Oak Bancshares has a market capitalization of $2.68 billion and generates $295.86 million in revenue each year. The bank earns $18.03 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.44 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Live Oak Bancshares have?

Live Oak Bancshares employs 621 workers across the globe.

What is Live Oak Bancshares' official website?

The official website for Live Oak Bancshares is

Where are Live Oak Bancshares' headquarters?

Live Oak Bancshares is headquartered at 1741 TIBURON DRIVE, WILMINGTON NC, 28403.

How can I contact Live Oak Bancshares?

Live Oak Bancshares' mailing address is 1741 TIBURON DRIVE, WILMINGTON NC, 28403. The bank can be reached via phone at (910) 790-5867.

This page was last updated on 5/16/2021 by Staff
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