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NASDAQ:SFST

Southern First Bancshares Stock Forecast, Price & News

$44.28
+0.69 (+1.58%)
(As of 07/1/2022 05:44 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$42.94
$44.36
50-Day Range
$42.25
$47.77
52-Week Range
$41.83
$65.59
Volume
18,756 shs
Average Volume
19,646 shs
Market Capitalization
$353.27 million
P/E Ratio
8.04
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
N/A

Southern First Bancshares Stock Forecast (MarketRank)

Analyst Rating
N/A
Upside/​Downside
N/A
Short Interest
Bearish
1.69% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.82mentions of Southern First Bancshares in the last 14 days
Based on 5 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$53.72 K Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
10.60%
From $4.34 to $4.80 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as 30% analysis score, 20% valuation score, 10% short interest score, 10% dividend score, 10% sustainability score, 10% news and social score, and 10% insider trading score.

1.37 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

846th out of 1,394 stocks

National Commercial Banks Industry

86th out of 111 stocks

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About Southern First Bancshares (NASDAQ:SFST)

Southern First Bancshares, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Southern First Bank that provides various banking products and services to general public in South Carolina, North Carolina, and Georgia. It operates through three segments: Commercial and Retail Banking, Mortgage Banking, and Corporate Operations. The company accepts various deposit products that include checking accounts, commercial checking accounts, and savings accounts, as well as other time deposits, including daily money market accounts and long-term certificates of deposit. Its loan portfolio comprises commercial real estate loans; construction real estate loans; commercial business loans for various lines of businesses, such as the manufacturing, service industry, and professional service areas; consumer real estate and home equity loans; and other consumer loans, including secured and unsecured installment loans and revolving lines of credit. In addition, the company provides other bank services, such as internet banking, cash management, safe deposit boxes, direct deposit, automatic drafts, bill payment, and mobile banking services. It operates through eight retail offices located in Greenville, Charleston, and Columbia; three retail offices located in Raleigh, Greensboro, and Charlotte markets; and one retail office located in Atlanta. The company was incorporated in 1999 and is headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
National commercial banks
Sub-Industry
N/A
Sector
Finance
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:SFST
Employees
278
Year Founded
N/A

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
4/26/2022
Today
7/01/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
7/26/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Profitability

Net Income
$46.71 million
Pretax Margin
53.04%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$110.27 million
Cash Flow
$6.39 per share
Book Value
$35.12 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
7,392,000
Market Cap
$353.27 million
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
0.94














Southern First Bancshares Frequently Asked Questions

How has Southern First Bancshares' stock performed in 2022?

Southern First Bancshares' stock was trading at $62.49 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, SFST shares have decreased by 29.1% and is now trading at $44.28.
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When is Southern First Bancshares' next earnings date?

Southern First Bancshares is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 26th 2022.
View our earnings forecast for Southern First Bancshares
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How were Southern First Bancshares' earnings last quarter?

Southern First Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFST) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, April, 26th. The bank reported $0.98 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.08 by $0.10. The bank earned $26.09 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $25.96 million. Southern First Bancshares had a net margin of 40.68% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 16.51%.
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Who are Southern First Bancshares' key executives?

Southern First Bancshares' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. R. Arthur Seaver Jr., CEO & Director (Age 58, Pay $720.68k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Michael D. Dowling, Exec. VP, COO & CFO (Age 50, Pay $543.35k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Silvia T. King, Chief HR Officer (Age 43, Pay $253.11k)
  • Mr. Calvin C. Hurst, Chief Banking Officer (Age 39, Pay $406.32k)
  • Mr. William M. Aiken III, Sr. EVP & Chief Risk Officer (Age 48, Pay $322.65k)
  • Mr. Lenwood B. Howell, Exec. VP & Exec. VP of Southern First Bank
  • Mr. Christopher P. Shugart, Exec. VP & Chief Mortgage Officer
  • Julie A. Fairchild, Corp. Sec.
  • Mr. Frederick Gilmer III, Exec. VP of Southern First Bank and Sr. Lending Officer of Southern First Bank (Age 57)

What is Art Seaver Jr.'s approval rating as Southern First Bancshares' CEO?

2 employees have rated Southern First Bancshares CEO Art Seaver Jr. on Glassdoor.com. Art Seaver Jr. has an approval rating of 100% among Southern First Bancshares' employees. This puts Art Seaver Jr. in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Southern First Bancshares own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Southern First Bancshares investors own include Suncor Energy (SU), Teekay LNG Partners (TGP), TC Energy (TRP), AbbVie (ABBV), Algonquin Power & Utilities (AQN), BCE (BCE), BlackLine (BL), Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY), Cinemark (CNK) and CenterPoint Energy (CNP).

What is Southern First Bancshares' stock symbol?

Southern First Bancshares trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SFST."

How do I buy shares of Southern First Bancshares?

Shares of SFST 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 Southern First Bancshares' stock price today?

One share of SFST stock can currently be purchased for approximately $44.28.

How much money does Southern First Bancshares make?

Southern First Bancshares (NASDAQ:SFST) has a market capitalization of $353.27 million and generates $110.27 million in revenue each year. The bank earns $46.71 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.51 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Southern First Bancshares have?

Southern First Bancshares employs 278 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Southern First Bancshares?

Southern First Bancshares' mailing address is 100 VERDAE BOULEVARD SUITE 100, GREENVILLE SC, 29607. The official website for Southern First Bancshares is www.southernfirst.com. The bank can be reached via phone at (864) 679-9000, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 864-679-9099.

This page (NASDAQ:SFST) was last updated on 7/1/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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