ServisFirst Bancshares Company Profile (NASDAQ:SFBS)

About ServisFirst Bancshares (NASDAQ:SFBS)

ServisFirst Bancshares logoServisFirst Bancshares, Inc. is a bank holding company whose business is conducted by its subsidiary, ServisFirst Bank (the Bank). The Company's principal business is to accept deposits from the public and to make loans and other investments. The Company, through its bank, originates commercial, consumer and other loans; accept deposits; provides electronic banking services, such as online and mobile banking, including remote deposit capture, deliver treasury and cash management services, and provides correspondent banking services to other financial institutions. The Company's principal sources of funds for loans and investments are demand, time, savings and other deposits and the amortization and prepayment of loans and borrowings. The Company offers a range of products and services, including round the clock telephone banking, direct deposit, Internet banking, mobile banking, traveler's checks, safe deposit boxes, attorney trust accounts and automatic account transfers.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Commercial Banks
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:SFBS
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $2.19826 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 52,932,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $37.32
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $36.39
  • 52 Week Range: $25.59 - $42.66
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 25.15
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.54
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $205.4 million
  • Price / Sales: 10.69
  • Book Value: $10.71 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.87
  • Annual Dividend: $0.20
  • Dividend Yield: 0.5%
  • Net Margins: 35.08%
  • Return on Equity: 16.84%
  • Return on Assets: 1.46%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.09%
  • Current Ratio: 0.98%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.98%
  • Average Volume: 128,243 shs.
  • Beta: 1.44
  • Short Ratio: 31.87

Frequently Asked Questions for ServisFirst Bancshares (NASDAQ:SFBS)

What is ServisFirst Bancshares' stock symbol?

ServisFirst Bancshares trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SFBS."

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

ServisFirst Bancshares declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, September 19th. Investors of record on Monday, October 2nd will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share on Friday, October 13th. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.48%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 29th. View ServisFirst Bancshares' Dividend History.

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

ServisFirst Bancshares shares split on the morning of Thursday, July 17th 2014. The 3-1 split was announced on Tuesday, June 17th 2014. The newly minted shares were payable to shareholders after the closing bell on Wednesday, July 16th 2014. An investor that had 100 shares of ServisFirst Bancshares stock prior to the split would have 300 shares after the split.

How were ServisFirst Bancshares' earnings last quarter?

ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFBS) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, October, 16th. The company reported $0.47 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.45 by $0.02. The business had revenue of $63.19 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $64.08 million. ServisFirst Bancshares had a return on equity of 16.84% and a net margin of 35.08%. View ServisFirst Bancshares' Earnings History.

Where is ServisFirst Bancshares' stock going? Where will ServisFirst Bancshares' stock price be in 2017?

2 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for ServisFirst Bancshares' shares. Their predictions range from $37.00 to $38.00. On average, they anticipate ServisFirst Bancshares' stock price to reach $37.50 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for ServisFirst Bancshares.

Who are some of ServisFirst Bancshares' key competitors?

Who are ServisFirst Bancshares' key executives?

ServisFirst Bancshares' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Stanley M. Brock, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Thomas A. Broughton III, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • William M. Foshee, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary
  • B. Harrison Morris III, Chief Executive Officer of Dothan Regional
  • Clarence C. Pouncey III, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Kenneth L. Barber, Executive Vice President and Montgomery President and Chief Executive Officer of the Bank
  • G. Carlton Barker, Executive Vice President , Montgomery President and Chief Executive Officer of the Bank
  • Gregory W. Bryant, Executive Vice President, Tampa Bay Area President and Chief Executive Officer of the Bank
  • Andrew N. Kattos, Executive Vice President, Huntsville President and Chief Executive Officer of the Bank
  • Rex D. McKinney, Executive Vice President, ensacola President and Chief Executive Officer of the Bank

Who owns ServisFirst Bancshares stock?

ServisFirst Bancshares' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.25%). Company insiders that own ServisFirst Bancshares stock include Andrew N Kattos, Bradford Alan Vieira, Buford Harrison Morris III, Clarence C Pouncey III, G Carlton Barker, James J Filler, Kenneth Lee Barber, Michael D Fuller, Rex D Mckinney, Thomas A Broughton, Thomas G Trouche, W Bibb Lamar, Jr and William M Foshee. View Institutional Ownership Trends for ServisFirst Bancshares.

Who sold ServisFirst Bancshares stock? Who is selling ServisFirst Bancshares stock?

ServisFirst Bancshares' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fisher Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold ServisFirst Bancshares stock in the last year include Andrew N Kattos, Bradford Alan Vieira, Buford Harrison Morris III, Clarence C Pouncey III, G Carlton Barker, Rex D Mckinney, W Bibb Lamar, Jr and William M Foshee. View Insider Buying and Selling for ServisFirst Bancshares.

How do I buy ServisFirst Bancshares stock?

Shares of ServisFirst Bancshares can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is ServisFirst Bancshares' stock price today?

One share of ServisFirst Bancshares stock can currently be purchased for approximately $41.50.

MarketBeat Community Rating for ServisFirst Bancshares (NASDAQ SFBS)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  73 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  91 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  164
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about ServisFirst Bancshares and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for ServisFirst Bancshares (NASDAQ:SFBS) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $37.50 (9.64% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for ServisFirst Bancshares (NASDAQ:SFBS)
Price Target History for ServisFirst Bancshares (NASDAQ:SFBS)
Analysts' Ratings History for ServisFirst Bancshares (NASDAQ:SFBS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/19/2017StephensReiterated RatingHold$38.00LowView Rating Details
4/18/2017Hovde GroupUpgradeUnderperform -> Market Perform$37.00HighView Rating Details
10/18/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for ServisFirst Bancshares (NASDAQ:SFBS)
Earnings by Quarter for ServisFirst Bancshares (NASDAQ:SFBS)
Earnings History by Quarter for ServisFirst Bancshares (NASDAQ SFBS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/16/2017Q3 2017$0.45$0.47$64.08 million$63.19 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/20/2017Q2 2017$0.43$0.45$60.33 million$60.37 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/17/2017Q1 2017$0.40$0.42$55.45 million$56.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/30/2017Q416$0.37$0.40$48.43 million$55.15 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/17/2016Q316$0.72$0.78$52.22 million$52.71 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/18/2016Q216$0.67$0.71$50.47 million$49.74 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/18/2016Q116$0.64$0.66$48.54 million$47.91 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/25/2016Q415$0.64$0.74$47.84 million$46.72 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/19/2015Q315$0.59$0.61$44.88 million$45.68 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/20/2015Q215$0.57$0.54$42.16 million$43.72 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/20/2015Q115$0.55$0.56$39.70 million$40.11 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/20/2015Q414$0.54$0.58$37.80 million$37.57 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/20/2014Q3$0.52$0.54$36.80 million$36.33 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2014Q214$1.40$0.51$34.60 million$34.92 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for ServisFirst Bancshares (NASDAQ:SFBS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.8 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.02 EPS


Current Dividend Information for ServisFirst Bancshares (NASDAQ:SFBS)
Most Recent Dividend:10/13/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.20
Dividend Yield:0.48%
Payout Ratio:11.49% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
11.11% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
9.90% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for ServisFirst Bancshares (NASDAQ:SFBS)

Dividend History by Quarter for ServisFirst Bancshares (NASDAQ SFBS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for ServisFirst Bancshares (NASDAQ:SFBS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 14.04%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 42.55%
Insider Trades by Quarter for ServisFirst Bancshares (NASDAQ:SFBS)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for ServisFirst Bancshares (NASDAQ:SFBS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for ServisFirst Bancshares (NASDAQ:SFBS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/14/2017Bradford Alan VieiraEVPSell3,750$34.38$128,925.00View SEC Filing  
9/8/2017James J FillerDirectorBuy3,546$32.79$116,273.34View SEC Filing  
8/21/2017Rex D MckinneyEVPSell75,000$33.55$2,516,250.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2017Thomas G TroucheEVPBuy285$35.04$9,986.40View SEC Filing  
5/11/2017Thomas A BroughtonCEOBuy250$37.06$9,265.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2017Michael D FullerDirectorBuy84$37.61$3,159.24View SEC Filing  
5/4/2017W Bibb Lamar, Jr.EVPSell28,000$38.78$1,085,840.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2017Michael D. FullerDirectorBuy2,500$39.35$98,375.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2017G. Carlton BarkerEVPSell10,000$40.00$400,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/8/2017Buford Harrison Morris IIIEVPSell12,102$41.51$502,354.02View SEC Filing  
2/28/2017Michael D FullerDirectorBuy6,000$41.91$251,460.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2017Michael D FullerDirectorBuy12,550$41.97$526,723.50View SEC Filing  
2/23/2017William M. FosheeCFOSell30,000$42.06$1,261,800.00View SEC Filing  
2/22/2017Michael D FullerDirectorBuy14,590$41.94$611,904.60View SEC Filing  
2/15/2017Clarence C. Pouncey IIIVPSell50,000$41.91$2,095,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/15/2017Michael D FullerDirectorBuy5,628$41.82$235,362.96View SEC Filing  
12/5/2016Buford Harrison Morris IIIEVPSell7,200$74.51$536,472.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2016G. Carlton BarkerEVPSell20,000$74.85$1,497,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2016William M FosheeCFOSell3,000$70.96$212,880.00View SEC Filing  
10/24/2016Andrew N KattosEVPSell7,676$53.60$411,433.60View SEC Filing  
10/20/2016Andrew N KattosEVPSell324$53.50$17,334.00View SEC Filing  
10/5/2016Andrew N KattosEVPSell4,259$52.46$223,427.14View SEC Filing  
9/23/2016Andrew N KattosEVPSell11,741$52.39$615,110.99View SEC Filing  
9/6/2016Michael D FullerDirectorBuy324$51.81$16,786.44View SEC Filing  
8/11/2016Rex D MckinneyEVPSell48,000$50.32$2,415,360.00View SEC Filing  
6/8/2016Kenneth Lee BarberCEOSell10,000$51.49$514,900.00View SEC Filing  
5/25/2016G. Carlton BarkerCEOSell7,000$50.53$353,710.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016G. Carlton BarkerCEOSell3,000$50.00$150,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/21/2016Buford Harrison Morris IIICEOSell10,000$49.79$497,900.00View SEC Filing  
4/21/2016Michael D FullerDirectorBuy1,075$49.91$53,653.25View SEC Filing  
4/19/2016Andrew N KattosCEOSell10,000$49.09$490,900.00View SEC Filing  
4/12/2016Andrew N KattosCEOSell5,000$46.06$230,300.00View SEC Filing  
3/30/2016Andrew N KattosCEOSell4,682$43.19$202,215.58View SEC Filing  
3/29/2016Andrew N KattosCEOSell318$43.00$13,674.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016William M FosheeCFOSell1,866$36.99$69,023.34View SEC Filing  
2/22/2016Thomas A BroughtonCEOBuy270$36.69$9,906.30View SEC Filing  
2/11/2016Thomas G TroucheCEOBuy180$35.59$6,406.20View SEC Filing  
2/1/2016William M FosheeCFOSell1,810$39.31$71,151.10View SEC Filing  
1/4/2016William M FosheeCFOSell1,545$46.03$71,116.35View SEC Filing  
12/1/2015William M FosheeCFOSell1,450$49.05$71,122.50View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015William M FosheeCFOSell1,674$42.50$71,145.00View SEC Filing  
10/5/2015Andrew N KattosCEOSell5,400$40.00$216,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2015William M FosheeCFOSell1,807$39.37$71,141.59View SEC Filing  
9/9/2015Andrew N KattosCEOSell9,000$39.69$357,210.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2015Kenneth Lee BarberCEOSell20,000$38.00$760,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/1/2015William M FosheeCFOSell1,936$36.75$71,148.00View SEC Filing  
8/28/2015Michael D. FullerDirectorBuy3,790$37.34$141,518.60View SEC Filing  
8/26/2015Michael D. FullerDirectorBuy8,200$36.17$296,594.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2015Michael D FullerDirectorBuy2,000$38.52$77,040.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2015William M FosheeCFOSell1,884$37.76$71,139.84View SEC Filing  
5/27/2015G. Carlton BarkerEVPSell50,000$35.07$1,753,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2015William M FosheeCFOSell2,041$34.85$71,128.85View SEC Filing  
4/30/2015Michael D FullerDirectorBuy12,400$34.81$431,644.00View SEC Filing  
4/24/2015Michael D FullerDirectorBuy1,600$34.98$55,968.00View SEC Filing  
4/23/2015Michael D FullerDirectorBuy23,695$34.81$824,822.95View SEC Filing  
4/13/2015William M FosheeCFOSell2,090$34.05$71,164.50View SEC Filing  
3/17/2015G. Carlton BarkerEVPSell1,900$31.74$60,306.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2015G. Carlton BarkerCEOSell2,375$32.00$76,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/28/2015James J FillerDirectorBuy1,000$30.69$30,690.00View SEC Filing  
12/17/2014G. Carlton BarkerEVPSell11,225$30.22$339,219.50View SEC Filing  
12/16/2014Michael D FullerDirectorBuy14,500$30.45$441,525.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2014Michael D FullerDirectorBuy3,000$30.43$91,290.00View SEC Filing  
12/11/2014Michael D FullerDirectorBuy2,500$30.43$76,075.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2014Michael D FullerDirectorBuy2,013$31.42$63,248.46View SEC Filing  
11/13/2014Michael D FullerDirectorBuy14,925$30.96$462,078.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2014Michael D FullerDirectorBuy12,500$30.30$378,750.00View SEC Filing  
10/23/2014Rodney Eldon RushingEVPBuy1,000$28.88$28,880.00View SEC Filing  
9/8/2014Rodney Eldon RushingEVPBuy1,000$29.89$29,890.00View SEC Filing  
8/28/2014James J FillerDirectorBuy1,577$29.81$47,010.37View SEC Filing  
8/25/2014James J FillerDirectorBuy1,625$29.65$48,181.25View SEC Filing  
8/7/2014Thomas A BroughtonCEOBuy1,002$28.50$28,557.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2014Michael D FullerDirectorBuy1,000$80.33$80,330.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2014James J FillerDirectorBuy13,500$88.24$1,191,240.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2014J. Richard CashioDirectorBuy2,000$91.00$182,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2014Stanley M BrockChairmanBuy5,000$91.00$455,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2014Thomas A BroughtonCEOBuy1,000$91.00$91,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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