United Community Banks Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.15 (-3.51 %)
(As of 06/18/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume906,228 shs
Average Volume415,198 shs
Market Capitalization$2.74 billion
P/E Ratio13.61
Dividend Yield2.32%
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About United Community Banks

United Community Banks, Inc. operates as a bank holding company for the United Community Bank, a state-chartered bank that provides various banking products and services. The company accepts checking, savings, money market, negotiable order of withdrawal, time, and other deposit accounts, as well as certificates of deposit. Its loan products include commercial real estate, commercial and industrial, commercial construction, residential mortgage and construction, consumer direct loans, and indirect auto loans, as well as home equity lines of credits. The company also offers investment products; wealth management services comprising financial planning, customized portfolio management, and investment advice; trust services to manage fiduciary assets; insurance products, including life insurance, long-term care insurance, and tax-deferred annuities; reinsurance on a property insurance contract; and payment processing, merchant, wire transfer, private banking, and other financial services. It serves individuals, small businesses, mid-sized commercial businesses, and non-profit organizations. The company operates through 193 locations in Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Florida markets. United Community Banks, Inc. was founded in 1950 and is based in Blairsville, Georgia.


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Overall MarketRank

1.79 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

403rd out of 1,971 stocks

State Commercial Banks Industry

74th out of 308 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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United Community Banks (NASDAQ:UCBI) Frequently Asked Questions

Is United Community Banks a buy right now?

3 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for United Community Banks in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" United Community Banks stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than United Community Banks?

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When is United Community Banks' next earnings date?

United Community Banks is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 20th 2021.
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How were United Community Banks' earnings last quarter?

United Community Banks, Inc. (NASDAQ:UCBI) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, April, 19th. The financial services provider reported $0.83 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.65 by $0.18. The financial services provider had revenue of $176.77 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $178.33 million. United Community Banks had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.38% and a net margin of 27.81%. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.41 EPS.
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How has United Community Banks' stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

United Community Banks' stock was trading at $19.15 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, UCBI shares have increased by 64.9% and is now trading at $31.58.
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How often does United Community Banks pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for United Community Banks?

United Community Banks declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 13th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, June 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.19 per share on Monday, July 5th. This represents a $0.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.41%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, June 14th.
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Is United Community Banks a good dividend stock?

United Community Banks pays an annual dividend of $0.76 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.32%. United Community Banks does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of United Community Banks is 38.38%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, United Community Banks will have a dividend payout ratio of 31.67% next year. This indicates that United Community Banks will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for UCBI?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for United Community Banks' shares. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $23.50. On average, they expect United Community Banks' stock price to reach $23.17 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 26.6%.
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Who are United Community Banks' key executives?

United Community Banks' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Herbert Lynn Harton, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 59, Pay $1.6M)
  • Mr. Jefferson Lee Harralson CFA, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 55, Pay $726.69k)
  • Ms. Melinda Davis Lux, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 48, Pay $454.96k)
  • Mr. Richard William Bradshaw, Exec. VP & Chief Banking Officer (Age 59, Pay $685.7k)
  • Mr. Robert A. Edwards, Exec. VP & Chief Risk Officer (Age 56, Pay $644.25k)
  • Mr. Alan H. Kumler, Chief Accounting Officer, Sr. VP & Controller
  • Mr. Mark Aaron Terry, Chief Information Officer (Age 54)
  • Ms. Carol A. Chastain, Chief Compliance Officer
  • Mr. Doug Higgins, Pres of Atlanta Metro
  • Mr. Gideon T. Haymaker, Pres for the State of Florida (Age 62)

What is Lynn Harton's approval rating as United Community Banks' CEO?

11 employees have rated United Community Banks CEO Lynn Harton on Lynn Harton has an approval rating of 82% among United Community Banks' employees.

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What other stocks do shareholders of United Community Banks own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other United Community Banks investors own include Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Energy Transfer (ET), Harley-Davidson (HOG), AT&T (T), Enbridge (ENB), Invesco (IVZ), KeyCorp (KEY), Realty Income (O), Royal Bank of Canada (RY) and The Southern (SO).

What is United Community Banks' stock symbol?

United Community Banks trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "UCBI."

Who are United Community Banks' major shareholders?

United Community Banks' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.69%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (3.64%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.58%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (3.24%), Schroder Investment Management Group (2.57%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.51%). Company insiders that own United Community Banks stock include Alan H Kumler, H Lynn Harton, Jefferson L Harralson, Kenneth L Daniels and Thomas A Richlovsky.
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Which major investors are selling United Community Banks stock?

UCBI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Northern Trust Corp, Victory Capital Management Inc., Janus Henderson Group PLC, Glenmede Trust Co. NA, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, and BlackRock Inc.. Company insiders that have sold United Community Banks company stock in the last year include Alan H Kumler, H Lynn Harton, and Jefferson L Harralson.
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Which major investors are buying United Community Banks stock?

UCBI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cidel Asset Management Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, NFJ Investment Group LLC, Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund, Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., and Geode Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought United Community Banks stock in the last two years include Jefferson L Harralson, Kenneth L Daniels, and Thomas A Richlovsky.
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How do I buy shares of United Community Banks?

Shares of UCBI 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 United Community Banks' stock price today?

One share of UCBI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $31.58.

How much money does United Community Banks make?

United Community Banks has a market capitalization of $2.74 billion and generates $714.10 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $164.09 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.98 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does United Community Banks have?

United Community Banks employs 2,406 workers across the globe.

What is United Community Banks' official website?

The official website for United Community Banks is

Where are United Community Banks' headquarters?

United Community Banks is headquartered at 125 HIGHWAY 515 EAST, BLAIRSVILLE GA, 30512.

How can I contact United Community Banks?

United Community Banks' mailing address is 125 HIGHWAY 515 EAST, BLAIRSVILLE GA, 30512. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 706-781-2265.

This page was last updated on 6/20/2021 by Staff
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