NASDAQ:UCBI - United Community Banks Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$23.56 -1.34 (-5.38 %)
(As of 03/24/2019 07:46 AM ET)
Previous Close$23.56
Today's Range$23.26 - $24.7050
52-Week Range$20.23 - $34.18
Volume1.07 million shs
Average Volume500,240 shs
Market Capitalization$1.87 billion
P/E Ratio10.96
Dividend Yield2.72%
Beta1.24
United Community Banks, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for United Community Bank that provides retail and corporate banking services to individuals and businesses. It offers various deposit accounts, such as checking accounts, savings and time deposits accounts, NOW accounts, money market deposits, and certificates of deposit. The company also provides secured and unsecured loans that include commercial real estate, commercial and industrial, commercial construction, residential construction and mortgage, and indirect auto loans, as well as home equity lines of credits and fixed and adjustable-rate home mortgage loans. It also offers wire transfers, brokerage services, and other financial services, as well as risk management, payment processing, and merchant services. In addition, the company owns an insurance agency. As of December 31, 2017, it operated 156 locations in Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. United Community Banks, Inc. was founded in 1950 and is based in Blairsville, Georgia.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry State commercial banks
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks
SectorFinance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:UCBI
CUSIP90984P30
Phone706-781-2265

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$593.04 million
Cash Flow$2.5609 per share
Book Value$18.40 per share

Profitability

Net Income$166.11 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,312
Market Cap$1.87 billion
Next Earnings Date4/23/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

United Community Banks (NASDAQ:UCBI) Frequently Asked Questions

What is United Community Banks' stock symbol?

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

How often does United Community Banks pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for United Community Banks?

United Community Banks announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 8th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.16 per share on Friday, April 5th. This represents a $0.64 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.72%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 14th. View United Community Banks' Dividend History.

How were United Community Banks' earnings last quarter?

United Community Banks, Inc. (NASDAQ:UCBI) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, January, 22nd. The financial services provider reported $0.57 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.55 by $0.02. The financial services provider earned $135.82 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $137.89 million. United Community Banks had a return on equity of 12.27% and a net margin of 27.81%. The firm's revenue was up 14.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.42 earnings per share. View United Community Banks' Earnings History.

When is United Community Banks' next earnings date?

United Community Banks is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 23rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for United Community Banks.

What price target have analysts set for UCBI?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for United Community Banks' stock. Their predictions range from $27.00 to $34.00. On average, they anticipate United Community Banks' stock price to reach $30.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 27.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for United Community Banks.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for United Community Banks?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for United Community Banks in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for United Community Banks.

Has United Community Banks been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about UCBI stock has trended positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. United Community Banks earned a news sentiment score of 2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the financial services provider a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of United Community Banks' key competitors?

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 Micron Technology (MU), Walmart (WMT), Applied Materials (AMAT), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Twitter (TWTR), RingCentral (RNG), Redfin (RDFN), salesforce.com (CRM), Mcdonald's (MCD) and Snap (SNAP).

Who are United Community Banks' key executives?

United Community Banks' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jimmy Carl Tallent, Exec. Chairman (Age 66)
  • Mr. Herbert Lynn Harton, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. Jefferson Lee Harralson CFA, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 53)
  • Mr. William M. Gilbert, Pres of Community Banking (Age 66)
  • Mr. Alan H. Kumler, Chief Accounting Officer, Sr. VP & Controller

Who are United Community Banks' major shareholders?

United Community Banks' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.71%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.30%), Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (2.96%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.45%), FMR LLC (2.14%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.78%). Company insiders that own United Community Banks stock include Bill M Gilbert, Bradley J Miller and Robert A Edwards. View Institutional Ownership Trends for United Community Banks.

Which major investors are selling United Community Banks stock?

UCBI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, FSI Group LLC, Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC, Boston Advisors LLC, EJF Capital LLC, Northern Trust Corp and Natixis Advisors L.P.. Company insiders that have sold United Community Banks company stock in the last year include Bill M Gilbert and Bradley J Miller. View Insider Buying and Selling for United Community Banks.

Which major investors are buying United Community Banks stock?

UCBI stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Millennium Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Geode Capital Management LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC, BlackRock Inc. and Stifel Financial Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for United Community Banks.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is United Community Banks' stock price today?

One share of UCBI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.56.

How big of a company is United Community Banks?

United Community Banks has a market capitalization of $1.87 billion and generates $593.04 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $166.11 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.14 on an earnings per share basis. United Community Banks employs 2,312 workers across the globe.

What is United Community Banks' official website?

The official website for United Community Banks is http://www.ucbi.com.

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.


MarketBeat Community Rating for United Community Banks (NASDAQ UCBI)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  226 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  263 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  489
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about United Community Banks and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe UCBI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe UCBI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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