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United Community Banks - UCBI Stock Forecast, Price & News

$35.90
+0.20 (+0.56%)
(As of 08/15/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$34.49
$35.93
50-Day Range
$27.96
$35.90
52-Week Range
$27.62
$39.32
Volume
344,838 shs
Average Volume
656,860 shs
Market Capitalization
$3.80 billion
P/E Ratio
14.90
Dividend Yield
2.35%
Price Target
$36.67

United Community Banks MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
2.1% Upside
$36.67 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
2.39% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-0.52
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
1.77mentions of United Community Banks in the last 14 days
Based on 2 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$14,100 Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
22.26%
From $2.65 to $3.24 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.37 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

440th out of 926 stocks

State Commercial Banks Industry

96th out of 193 stocks

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About United Community Banks (NASDAQ:UCBI) Stock

United Community Banks, Inc. operates as the financial holding company for United Community Bank that provides financial products and services to commercial, retail, government, education, energy, health care, and real estate sectors. The company accepts various deposit products, including checking, savings, money market, and other deposit accounts. It also offers lending services, including real estate, consumer, and commercial loans, to individuals, small businesses, mid-sized commercial businesses, and non-profit organizations, as well as secured and unsecured, and mortgage loans. In addition, the company originate loans partially guaranteed by the SBA and USDA loan programs. Further, it provides wealth management services comprising financial planning, customized portfolio management, and investment advice; trust services to manage fiduciary assets; non-deposit investment products; and insurance products, including life insurance, long-term care insurance, and tax-deferred annuities, as well as invests in residential and commercial mortgage-backed securities, asset-backed securities, the U.S. treasury, the U.S. agency, and municipal obligations. Additionally, the company offers reinsurance on a property insurance contract; insurance agency services; brokerage services; and payment processing, merchant, wire transfer, private banking, and other related financial services. It operates through a network of 171 branches in Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. United Community Banks, Inc. was founded in 1950 and is headquartered in Blairsville, Georgia.

United Community Banks Stock Up 0.6 %

UCBI traded up $0.20 during trading on Monday, hitting $35.90. 344,838 shares of the company's stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 656,860. The company has a quick ratio of 0.74, a current ratio of 0.74 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.13. The business's 50 day moving average is $31.53 and its two-hundred day moving average is $33.08. United Community Banks has a fifty-two week low of $27.62 and a fifty-two week high of $39.32. The stock has a market cap of $3.80 billion, a P/E ratio of 14.81 and a beta of 1.05.

United Community Banks (NASDAQ:UCBI - Get Rating) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, July 19th. The financial services provider reported $0.66 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.69 by ($0.03). The firm had revenue of $212.36 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $213.19 million. United Community Banks had a net margin of 30.10% and a return on equity of 11.27%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 21.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.79 EPS. As a group, equities analysts expect that United Community Banks will post 2.65 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

United Community Banks Announces Dividend

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, July 5th. Investors of record on Wednesday, June 15th were given a dividend of $0.21 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, June 14th. This represents a $0.84 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.34%. United Community Banks's payout ratio is currently 34.85%.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

UCBI has been the subject of several analyst reports. Truist Financial dropped their target price on shares of United Community Banks from $34.00 to $32.00 in a research report on Wednesday, June 15th. StockNews.com lowered shares of United Community Banks from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Friday, July 29th. Finally, Piper Sandler reduced their target price on shares of United Community Banks to $36.00 in a report on Friday, July 22nd.

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UCBI Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 7/5 Dividend
6/14/2022
Dividend Payable
7/05/2022
Last Earnings
7/19/2022
Today
8/15/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
10/18/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
State commercial banks
Sub-Industry
Regional Banks
Sector
Finance
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:UCBI
CUSIP
90984P30
Employees
2,921
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$36.67
High Stock Price Forecast
$42.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$32.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+2.1%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.00
Research Coverage
1 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$269.80 million
Pretax Margin
38.52%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$736.61 million
Cash Flow
$3.14 per share
Book Value
$23.79 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
105,409,000
Market Cap
$3.80 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.05














UCBI Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell United Community Banks stock right now?

1 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 for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" UCBI shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in UCBI, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is United Community Banks' stock price forecast for 2022?

1 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for United Community Banks' shares. Their UCBI share price forecasts range from $32.00 to $42.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $36.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.1% from the stock's current price.
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How have UCBI shares performed in 2022?

United Community Banks' stock was trading at $35.94 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, UCBI stock has decreased by 0.1% and is now trading at $35.90.
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When is United Community Banks' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October 18th 2022.
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How were United Community Banks' earnings last quarter?

United Community Banks, Inc. (NASDAQ:UCBI) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July, 19th. The financial services provider reported $0.66 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.69 by $0.03. The financial services provider earned $212.36 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $213.19 million. United Community Banks had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.27% and a net margin of 30.10%. United Community Banks's quarterly revenue was up 21.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.79 EPS.

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 19th. Investors of record on Wednesday, June 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.21 per share on Tuesday, July 5th. This represents a $0.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.34%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, June 14th.
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Is United Community Banks a good dividend stock?

United Community Banks (NASDAQ:UCBI) pays an annual dividend of $0.84 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.35%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 2 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 34.85%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, UCBI will have a dividend payout ratio of 25.93% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for UCBI.

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

11 employees have rated United Community Banks Chief Executive Officer Lynn Harton on Glassdoor.com. Lynn Harton has an approval rating of 82% among the company's employees.

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 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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (4.39%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (3.12%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.45%), Northern Trust Corp (1.39%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (0.99%) and Aristotle Capital Boston LLC (0.92%). Insiders that own company stock include Alan H Kumler, Alan H Kumler, H Lynn Harton, Jefferson L Harralson, Kenneth L Daniels, Kenneth L Daniels, Robert A Edwards, Robert H Blalock and Thomas A Richlovsky.
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How do I buy shares of United Community Banks?

Shares of UCBI stock 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 $35.90.

How much money does United Community Banks make?

United Community Banks (NASDAQ:UCBI) has a market capitalization of $3.80 billion and generates $736.61 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $269.80 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.41 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does United Community Banks have?

The company employs 2,921 workers across the globe.

How can I contact United Community Banks?

United Community Banks' mailing address is 125 HIGHWAY 515 EAST, BLAIRSVILLE GA, 30512. The official website for the company is www.ucbi.com. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at (706) 781-2265 or via fax at 706-745-8960.

This page (NASDAQ:UCBI) was last updated on 8/16/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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