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NASDAQ:UCBI

United Community Banks - UCBI Stock Forecast, Price & News

$35.98
-2.55 (-6.62%)
(As of 12/5/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$35.40
$38.28
50-Day Range
$32.57
$39.17
52-Week Range
$27.85
$39.50
Volume
727,175 shs
Average Volume
630,145 shs
Market Capitalization
$3.82 billion
P/E Ratio
15.44
Dividend Yield
2.28%
Price Target
$38.00

United Community Banks MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.50 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
5.6% Upside
$38.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.65% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-0.45
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
N/A
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$24,999 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
22.18%
From $2.75 to $3.36 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

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

2.58 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

225th out of 886 stocks

State Commercial Banks Industry

47th out of 184 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.

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UCBI Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 10/5 Dividend
9/14/2022
Dividend Payable
10/05/2022
Last Earnings
10/19/2022
Today
12/06/2022
Ex-Dividend for 1/5 Dividend
12/14/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022
Dividend Payable
1/05/2023
Next Earnings (Estimated)
1/17/2023

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
$38.00
High Stock Price Forecast
$42.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$32.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+5.6%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.50
Research Coverage
2 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$269.80 million
Pretax Margin
36.86%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$736.61 million
Cash Flow
$2.91 per share
Book Value
$23.79 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
105,597,000
Market Cap
$3.82 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.00

Key Executives

  • Mr. Herbert Lynn Harton (Age 60)
    Chairman & CEO
    Comp: $1.98M
  • Mr. Richard William Bradshaw (Age 60)
    Pres & Chief Banking Officer
    Comp: $854.84k
  • Mr. Jefferson Lee Harralson C.F.A.Mr. Jefferson Lee Harralson C.F.A. (Age 56)
    Exec. VP & CFO
    Comp: $856.55k
  • Ms. Melinda Davis Lux (Age 49)
    Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.
    Comp: $712.61k
  • Mr. Robert A. EdwardsMr. Robert A. Edwards (Age 57)
    Exec. VP & Chief Risk Officer
    Comp: $768.24k
  • Mr. Alan H. KumlerMr. Alan H. Kumler
    Chief Accounting Officer, Sr. VP & Controller
  • Mr. Mark Aaron Terry (Age 55)
    Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Carol A. Chastain
    Chief Compliance Officer
  • Ms. Holly Berry
    Chief HR Officer
  • Mr. Mitch Ralston
    Pres of United Community Bank of Hall County













UCBI Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

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

2 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for United Community Banks in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" UCBI shares.
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What is United Community Banks' stock price forecast for 2023?

2 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for United Community Banks' stock. Their UCBI share price forecasts range from $32.00 to $42.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $38.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 5.6% 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 the year. Since then, UCBI stock has increased by 0.1% and is now trading at $35.98.
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Are investors shorting United Community Banks?

United Community Banks saw a decrease in short interest during the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,750,000 shares, a decrease of 21.9% from the October 31st total of 2,240,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 599,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.9 days.
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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, January 17th 2023.
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How were United Community Banks' earnings last quarter?

United Community Banks, Inc. (NASDAQ:UCBI) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, October, 19th. The financial services provider reported $0.75 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $0.75. The financial services provider earned $231.70 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $226.68 million. United Community Banks had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 10.99% and a net margin of 28.92%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 27.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.83 earnings per share.

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, November 10th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 15th will be given a dividend of $0.22 per share on Thursday, January 5th. This represents a $0.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.45%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 14th.
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Is United Community Banks a good dividend stock?

United Community Banks (NASDAQ:UCBI) pays an annual dividend of $0.88 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.28%. The company does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 37.77%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, UCBI will have a dividend payout ratio of 26.19% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.73%), Vanguard Group Inc. (11.04%), State Street Corp (4.47%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.01%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (2.11%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.68%). Insiders that own company stock include Alan H Kumler, H Lynn Harton, Jefferson L Harralson, Kenneth L Daniels, Kenneth L Daniels, Richard Bradshaw, 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 $35.98.

How much money does United Community Banks make?

United Community Banks (NASDAQ:UCBI) has a market capitalization of $3.82 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 $2.33 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 12/6/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff