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NASDAQ:SSB - South State Stock Price, Forecast & News

$85.00
-0.32 (-0.38 %)
(As of 12/15/2019 03:29 PM ET)
Today's Range
$84.28
Now: $85.00
$85.34
50-Day Range
$77.47
MA: $81.82
$85.69
52-Week Range
$56.55
Now: $85.00
$85.84
Volume96,277 shs
Average Volume115,101 shs
Market Capitalization$2.87 billion
P/E Ratio15.45
Dividend Yield2.16%
Beta1.34
South State Corporation operates as the bank holding company for South State Bank that provides a range of retail and commercial banking services, mortgage lending services, trust and wealth management services, and consumer finance loans. The company accepts demand deposits, savings deposits, interest-bearing transaction accounts, certificates of deposit, and other time deposits; and offers lending and credit card, and ATM processing services. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry State commercial banks
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks
SectorFinance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:SSB
CUSIP78401V10
Phone800-277-2175

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$712.96 million
Cash Flow$6.69 per share
Book Value$64.78 per share

Profitability

Net Income$178.87 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,602
Market Cap$2.87 billion
Next Earnings Date1/27/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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South State (NASDAQ:SSB) Frequently Asked Questions

What is South State's stock symbol?

South State trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SSB."

How often does South State pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for South State?

South State announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, October 28th. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.46 per share on Friday, November 15th. This represents a $1.84 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.16%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 7th. This is a boost from South State's previous quarterly dividend of $0.43. View South State's Dividend History.

How were South State's earnings last quarter?

South State Corp (NASDAQ:SSB) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, October, 28th. The bank reported $1.49 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.43 by $0.06. The bank had revenue of $164.96 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $163.79 million. South State had a net margin of 25.53% and a return on equity of 8.22%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 2.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $1.33 EPS. View South State's Earnings History.

When is South State's next earnings date?

South State is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, January 27th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for South State.

What price target have analysts set for SSB?

3 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for South State's stock. Their forecasts range from $63.00 to $88.00. On average, they anticipate South State's share price to reach $75.50 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 11.2%. View Analyst Price Targets for South State.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for South State?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for South State in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for South State.

Has South State been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about SSB stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. South State earned a daily sentiment score of -1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the bank a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. View News Stories for South State.

Are investors shorting South State?

South State saw a increase in short interest in the month of November. As of November 29th, there was short interest totalling 1,670,000 shares, an increase of 7.1% from the November 14th total of 1,560,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 140,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 11.9 days. Approximately 5.1% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View South State's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of South State's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of South State own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other South State investors own include CVS Health (CVS), Procter & Gamble (PG), Cisco Systems (CSCO), NVIDIA (NVDA), AbbVie (ABBV), Steelcase (SCS), Valero Energy (VLO), Automatic Data Processing (ADP), Daseke (DSKE) and Expedia Group (EXPE).

Who are South State's key executives?

South State's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Robert R. Hill Jr., CEO & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. John C. Pollok, Sr. EVP, CFO & Director (Age 53)
  • Ms. Renee R. Brooks, Sr. EVP & COO (Age 49)
  • Mr. Joseph E. Burns, Exec. Officer (Age 64)
  • Mr. James C. Mabry IV, Exec. VP of Investor Relations & Mergers-Acquisitions (Age 60)

Who are South State's major shareholders?

South State's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (2.90%), Fenimore Asset Management Inc. (2.62%), Tributary Capital Management LLC (0.92%), Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.59%), Chartwell Investment Partners LLC (0.55%) and Eagle Asset Management Inc. (0.49%). Company insiders that own South State stock include James C Cherry, James W Roquemore, Joe E Burns, John C Pollok, John F Windley, Keith S Rainwater, Martin Bernard Davis, Paula Harper Bethea, Robert H Demere Jr, Robert R Hill Jr and Robert R Horger. View Institutional Ownership Trends for South State.

Which institutional investors are selling South State stock?

SSB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Asset Advisors Investment Management LLC, State Street Corp, Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio, Tributary Capital Management LLC, Strs Ohio, First Trust Advisors LP, Barclays PLC and Keybank National Association OH. Company insiders that have sold South State company stock in the last year include James C Cherry, James W Roquemore, John C Pollok, John F Windley, Keith S Rainwater, Robert R Hill Jr and Robert R Horger. View Insider Buying and Selling for South State.

Which institutional investors are buying South State stock?

SSB stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Great Lakes Advisors LLC, Millennium Management LLC, California Public Employees Retirement System, Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Rhumbline Advisers, SG Americas Securities LLC and CWM LLC. Company insiders that have bought South State stock in the last two years include Martin Bernard Davis, Paula Harper Bethea and Robert H Demere Jr. View Insider Buying and Selling for South State.

How do I buy shares of South State?

Shares of SSB can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is South State's stock price today?

One share of SSB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $85.00.

How big of a company is South State?

South State has a market capitalization of $2.87 billion and generates $712.96 million in revenue each year. The bank earns $178.87 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.50 on an earnings per share basis. South State employs 2,602 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About South State.

What is South State's official website?

The official website for South State is http://www.southstatebank.com/.

How can I contact South State?

South State's mailing address is 520 GERVAIS STREET, COLUMBIA SC, 29201. The bank can be reached via phone at 800-277-2175.


MarketBeat Community Rating for South State (NASDAQ SSB)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  399 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  447 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  846
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about South State and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SSB will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SSB will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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