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

$79.69
-5.83 (-6.82 %)
(As of 01/28/2020 06:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
$78.54
Now: $79.69
$83.31
50-Day Range
$79.69
MA: $86.10
$87.28
52-Week Range
$63.91
Now: $79.69
$88.10
Volume826,014 shs
Average Volume167,664 shs
Market Capitalization$2.69 billion
P/E Ratio15.12
Dividend Yield2.15%
Beta1.36
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$6.26 per share
Book Value$64.78 per share

Profitability

Net Income$178.87 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,602
Market Cap$2.69 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
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. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 8th will be given a dividend of $0.46 per share on Friday, November 15th. This represents a $1.84 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.31%. 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) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, October, 28th. The bank reported $1.49 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.43 by $0.06. The bank had revenue of $164.96 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $163.79 million. South State had a net margin of 25.53% and a return on equity of 8.22%. The firm's revenue was up 2.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $1.33 EPS. View South State's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for SSB?

3 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for South State's stock. Their forecasts range from $63.00 to $97.00. On average, they expect South State's stock price to reach $80.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 0.4% from the stock's current price. 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?

News headlines about SSB stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. South State earned a media sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the bank a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for South State.

Are investors shorting South State?

South State saw a drop in short interest during the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,430,000 shares, a drop of 8.9% from the December 31st total of 1,570,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 130,900 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 10.9 days. Approximately 4.3% of the shares of the company 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), 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 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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Fenimore Asset Management Inc. (2.67%), Tributary Capital Management LLC (0.90%), Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.57%), California Public Employees Retirement System (0.25%), First National Bank of Omaha (0.09%) and Carroll Financial Associates Inc. (0.06%). 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 California Public Employees Retirement System, Tributary Capital Management LLC, Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Carroll Financial Associates Inc., Ingalls & Snyder LLC, FinTrust Capital Advisors LLC, Huntington National Bank and Sheets Smith Wealth Management. 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including CWM LLC, Fenimore Asset Management Inc., First National Bank of Omaha, Strs Ohio and Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank . 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 $79.69.

How big of a company is South State?

South State has a market capitalization of $2.69 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:  416 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  464 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  880
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 1/28/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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