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NASDAQ:OZK

Bank OZK - OZK Stock Forecast, Price & News

$41.53
+0.71 (+1.74%)
(As of 08/10/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$41.30
$42.06
50-Day Range
$35.04
$41.74
52-Week Range
$34.79
$51.39
Volume
492,155 shs
Average Volume
786,998 shs
Market Capitalization
$5.21 billion
P/E Ratio
9.68
Dividend Yield
3.14%
Price Target
$47.50

Bank OZK MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.17 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
14.4% Upside
$47.50 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
3.37% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-0.39
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.93mentions of Bank OZK in the last 14 days
Based on 3 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
7.87%
From $4.45 to $4.80 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.72 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

348th out of 904 stocks

State Commercial Banks Industry

72nd out of 185 stocks

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About Bank OZK (NASDAQ:OZK) Stock

Bank OZK provides various retail and commercial banking services. It accepts various deposit products, including non-interest-bearing checking, interest bearing transaction, business sweep, savings, money market, individual retirement, and other accounts, as well as time deposits. The company also offers real estate, consumer and business purpose, indirect recreational vehicle and marine, commercial and industrial, government guaranteed, agricultural, small business, homebuilder, and affordable housing loans; business aviation and subscription financing services; and mortgage and other lending products. In addition, it provides trust and wealth services, such as personal, custodial, investment management, and retirement accounts, as well as corporate trust services comprising trustee, paying and registered transfer agent, and other incidental services. Further, the company offers treasury management services comprising automated clearing house, wire transfer, transaction reporting, wholesale lockbox, remote deposit capture, automated credit line transfer, reconciliation, positive pay, and merchant and commercial card services, as well as zero balance and investment sweep accounts. Additionally, it provides ATMs; telephone, online, and mobile banking services; debit and credit cards; safe deposit boxes; and other products and services, as well as processes merchant debit and credit card transactions. As of December 31, 2021, it operated approximately 240 offices in Arkansas, Georgia, Florida, North Carolina, Texas, Carolina, California, New York, and Mississippi. The company was formerly known as Bank of the Ozarks and changed its name to Bank OZK in July 2018. Bank OZK was founded in 1903 and is headquartered in Little Rock, Arkansas.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

OZK has been the subject of several recent analyst reports. UBS Group dropped their target price on shares of Bank OZK from $48.00 to $44.00 and set a "neutral" rating for the company in a report on Friday, July 29th. Stephens upped their target price on shares of Bank OZK to $45.00 in a report on Tuesday, July 26th. Truist Financial dropped their target price on shares of Bank OZK from $44.00 to $42.00 in a report on Wednesday, June 15th. Wells Fargo & Company cut shares of Bank OZK from an "overweight" rating to an "equal weight" rating and decreased their price target for the stock from $58.00 to $42.00 in a research note on Thursday, July 7th. Finally, Citigroup decreased their price target on shares of Bank OZK from $50.00 to $45.00 in a research note on Wednesday, April 27th. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company. According to data from MarketBeat.com, the stock currently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $47.50.

Bank OZK Price Performance

Shares of NASDAQ:OZK traded up $0.71 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $41.53. 492,155 shares of the company's stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 786,998. The company's 50-day moving average is $38.50 and its two-hundred day moving average is $41.53. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.23, a current ratio of 0.98 and a quick ratio of 0.99. The company has a market capitalization of $5.21 billion, a P/E ratio of 9.52 and a beta of 1.47. Bank OZK has a 1 year low of $34.79 and a 1 year high of $51.39.

Bank OZK (NASDAQ:OZK - Get Rating) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, July 21st. The company reported $1.10 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.03 by $0.07. Bank OZK had a net margin of 45.73% and a return on equity of 12.42%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $1.16 EPS. On average, equities analysts anticipate that Bank OZK will post 4.45 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Bank OZK Increases Dividend

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, July 22nd. Stockholders of record on Friday, July 15th were given a dividend of $0.32 per share. This represents a $1.28 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.08%. This is a boost from Bank OZK's previous quarterly dividend of $0.31. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, July 14th. Bank OZK's dividend payout ratio is currently 29.84%.

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OZK Stock News Headlines

UBS Group Trims Bank OZK (NASDAQ:OZK) Target Price to $44.00
Bank OZK Announces Second Quarter 2022 Earnings
Bank OZK Announces Second Quarter 2022 Earnings
Earnings Outlook For Bank OZK
Bank OZK Celebrates 25th Anniversary of IPO
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OZK Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 7/22 Dividend
7/14/2022
Last Earnings
7/21/2022
Dividend Payable
7/22/2022
Today
8/11/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
10/20/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
State commercial banks
Sub-Industry
N/A
Sector
Finance
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:OZK
Employees
2,542
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$47.50
High Stock Price Forecast
$58.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$42.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+14.4%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.17
Research Coverage
6 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$579 million
Pretax Margin
59.12%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.19 billion
Cash Flow
$5.53 per share
Book Value
$35.88 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
117,039,000
Market Cap
$5.21 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.47

Key Executives

  • Mr. George G. Gleason II (Age 68)
    Chairman & CEO
    Comp: $3.52M
  • Mr. Paschall Brannon Hamblen (Age 56)
    Pres
    Comp: $1.47M
  • Mr. Tim Hicks CPA (Age 49)
    Chief Financial Officer
    Comp: $1.45M
  • Ms. Cynthia Wolfe (Age 56)
    Chief Operating Officer
    Comp: $724.1k
  • Mr. Stan Thomas (Age 50)
    Chief Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Patrick M. Carr (Age 49)
    Managing Director of Corp. Fin. Data & Technology
  • Mr. Jason Cathey
    Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Helen Woodyard Brown J.D. (Age 44)
    Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.
  • Ms. Candace Graham
    Exec. VP & Director of Corp. Communication
  • Mr. Scott Trapani (Age 59)
    Chief Risk Officer













OZK Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Bank OZK stock right now?

6 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Bank OZK in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" OZK shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in OZK, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Bank OZK's stock price forecast for 2022?

6 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Bank OZK's shares. Their OZK share price forecasts range from $42.00 to $58.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $47.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 14.4% from the stock's current price.
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How have OZK shares performed in 2022?

Bank OZK's stock was trading at $46.53 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, OZK shares have decreased by 10.7% and is now trading at $41.53.
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When is Bank OZK's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 20th 2022.
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How were Bank OZK's earnings last quarter?

Bank OZK (NASDAQ:OZK) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 21st. The company reported $1.10 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.03 by $0.07. Bank OZK had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 12.42% and a net margin of 45.73%. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $1.16 EPS.

How often does Bank OZK pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Bank OZK?

Bank OZK announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 1st. Investors of record on Friday, July 15th will be given a dividend of $0.32 per share on Friday, July 22nd. This represents a $1.28 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.08%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 14th. This is a positive change from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.31.
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Is Bank OZK a good dividend stock?

Bank OZK (NASDAQ:OZK) pays an annual dividend of $1.28 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.14%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 27 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 29.84%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, OZK will have a dividend payout ratio of 26.67% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What is George G. Gleason's approval rating as Bank OZK's CEO?

132 employees have rated Bank OZK Chief Executive Officer George G. Gleason on Glassdoor.com. George G. Gleason has an approval rating of 92% among the company's employees. This puts George G. Gleason in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Bank OZK own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Bank OZK investors own include AbbVie (ABBV), Chevron (CVX), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), InterDigital (IDCC), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Pfizer (PFE), AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and Altria Group (MO).

What is Bank OZK's stock symbol?

Bank OZK trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "OZK."

Who are Bank OZK's major shareholders?

Bank OZK's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Principal Financial Group Inc. (1.85%), Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd (1.50%), Van Berkom & Associates Inc. (1.28%), Copeland Capital Management LLC (1.24%), ProShare Advisors LLC (0.47%) and Rice Hall James & Associates LLC (0.45%).

How do I buy shares of Bank OZK?

Shares of OZK stock 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 Bank OZK's stock price today?

One share of OZK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $41.53.

How much money does Bank OZK make?

Bank OZK (NASDAQ:OZK) has a market capitalization of $5.21 billion and generates $1.19 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $579 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.29 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Bank OZK have?

The company employs 2,542 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Bank OZK?

Bank OZK's mailing address is 18000 CANTRELL ROAD, LITTLE ROCK AR, 72223. The official website for the company is www.ozk.com. The company can be reached via phone at (501) 978-2265, via email at info@bankozarks.com, or via fax at 501-978-2224.

This page (NASDAQ:OZK) was last updated on 8/11/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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