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

$59.67
-2.09 (-3.38 %)
(As of 03/27/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$56.42
Now: $59.67
$60.69
50-Day Range
$53.68
MA: $69.11
$80.31
52-Week Range
$51.47
Now: $59.67
$88.10
Volume258,800 shs
Average Volume298,673 shs
Market Capitalization$2.00 billion
P/E Ratio11.11
Dividend Yield3.04%
Beta1.27
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. It serves customers through 168 financial centers in 29 South Carolina counties, 8 North Carolina counties, 17 Georgia counties, and 4 Virginia counties. The company was formerly known as First Financial Holdings, Inc. and changed its name to South State Corporation in July 2013. South State Corporation was founded in 1933 and is headquartered in Columbia, South Carolina.
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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$734.39 million
Cash Flow$7.38 per share
Book Value$70.33 per share

Profitability

Net Income$186.48 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,547
Market Cap$2.00 billion
Next Earnings Date4/23/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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South State (NASDAQ:SSB) Frequently Asked Questions

How has South State's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

South State's stock was trading at $57.15 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, SSB stock has increased by 4.4% and is now trading at $59.67. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of 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.

When is South State's next earnings date?

South State is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 23rd 2020. View our earnings forecast for South State.

How can I listen to South State's earnings call?

South State will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, April 23rd at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were South State's earnings last quarter?

South State Corp (NASDAQ:SSB) posted its earnings results on Monday, January, 27th. The bank reported $1.48 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.43 by $0.05. The bank earned $162.76 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $162.15 million. South State had a return on equity of 8.26% and a net margin of 25.39%. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $1.35 EPS. View South State's earnings history.

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

South State declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, January 27th. Investors of record on Friday, February 7th will be paid a dividend of $0.47 per share on Friday, February 14th. This represents a $1.88 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.15%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 6th. This is an increase from South State's previous quarterly dividend of $0.46. View South State's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for SSB?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for South State's shares. Their forecasts range from $63.00 to $97.00. On average, they anticipate South State's stock price to reach $80.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 34.1% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for South State.

Has South State been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about SSB stock have trended positive this week, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. South State earned a daily sentiment score of 2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the bank a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news aboutSouth State.

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), AbbVie (ABBV), Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), Procter & Gamble (PG), Verizon Communications (VZ), Cisco Systems (CSCO), NVIDIA (NVDA), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Pfizer (PFE) and Steelcase (SCS).

Who are South State's key executives?

South State's management team includes the following 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)

What is South State's stock symbol?

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

Who are South State's major shareholders?

South State's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Victory Capital Management Inc. (3.78%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (3.72%), Earnest Partners LLC (3.21%), State Street Corp (2.82%), Fenimore Asset Management Inc. (2.67%) and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (2.53%). 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 major investors are selling South State stock?

SSB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., PNC Financial Services Group Inc., State Street Corp, Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, UBS Group AG, and Aurora Investment Counsel. Company insiders that have sold South State company stock in the last year include James C Cherry, James W Roquemore, John C Pollok, Keith S Rainwater, and Robert R Horger. View insider buying and selling activity for South State.

Which major investors are buying South State stock?

SSB stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Earnest Partners LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Barclays PLC, Seizert Capital Partners LLC, and Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc.. 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 activity 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 $59.67.

How big of a company is South State?

South State has a market capitalization of $2.00 billion and generates $734.39 million in revenue each year. The bank earns $186.48 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.63 on an earnings per share basis. South State employs 2,547 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:  449 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  501 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  950
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 3/28/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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