BancorpSouth Company Profile (NYSE:BXS)

About BancorpSouth

BancorpSouth logoBancorpSouth, Inc. is a financial holding company. The Company, through its principal bank subsidiary, BancorpSouth Bank (the Bank), conducts commercial banking and financial services operations in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Tennessee, Texas and Illinois. The Company's segments include Community Banking, Insurance Agencies, and General Corporate and Other. Its Community Banking segment provides a range of deposit products, commercial loans and consumer loans. Its Insurance Agencies segment serves as agents in the sale of commercial lines of insurance and full lines of property and casualty, life, health and employee benefits products and services. Its General Corporate and Other segment includes mortgage lending, trust services, credit card activities, investment services and other activities not allocated to the Community Banking or Insurance Agencies segments.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Regional - Southeast Banks
  • Sub-Industry: Regional Banks
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: BXS
  • CUSIP: 05969210
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $23.45
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $23.60
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $23.18
  • 52-Week Range: $18.69 - $27.23
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 19.51
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.96
  • P/E Growth: 3.10
  • Market Cap: $2.19B
  • Outstanding Shares: 94,566,000
  • Beta: 1.2
  • Net Margins: 15.47%
  • Return on Equity: 8.45%
  • Return on Assets: 1.02%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.23%
  • Current Ratio: 0.93%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.91%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for BancorpSouth (NYSE:BXS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 6 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.11)
Consensus Price Target: $24.63 (5.01% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for BancorpSouth (NYSE:BXS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/21/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector Perform$26.00 -> $25.00View Rating Details
10/21/2016RBC Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform -> Sector Perform$25.00View Rating Details
10/6/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.DowngradeMarket Perform -> UnderperformView Rating Details
7/22/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingHold$24.00View Rating Details
7/9/2016FBR & CoReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/30/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsUpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$24.00 -> $25.00View Rating Details
4/22/2016Hovde GroupBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$21.50 -> $25.00View Rating Details
1/29/2016Jefferies GroupLower Price TargetHold$26.00 -> $23.00View Rating Details
10/29/2015Morgan StanleyBoost Price Target$23.00 -> $24.00View Rating Details
10/23/2015SunTrust Banks Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$26.00View Rating Details
6/30/2015WunderlichBoost Price TargetBuy$28.00 -> $30.00View Rating Details
4/22/2015StephensBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$24.00 -> $26.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2014 forward)


Earnings History for BancorpSouth (NYSE:BXS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/19/2016Q316$0.40$0.39$193.14 million$185.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/20/2016Q216$0.39$0.39$186.59 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/20/2016Q116$0.37$0.34$184.64 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2016Q415$0.37$0.33$181.02 million$178.62 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/19/2015Q315$0.37$0.36$184.09 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/20/2015Q215$0.35$0.41$182.93 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/20/2015Q115$0.33$0.33$179.64 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/21/2015Q414$0.32$0.30$176.19 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/20/2014Q314$0.33$0.30$176.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2014Q214$0.33$0.33$177.24 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/21/2014Q114$0.30$0.30$172.94 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/23/2014Q413$0.28$0.29$165.67 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2013Q313$0.26$0.26$173.33 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2013Q2 2013$0.22$0.22$170.53 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/22/2013Q1 2013$0.21$0.22$173.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/23/2013Q4 2012$0.24$0.18$175.13 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/18/2012$0.23$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/23/2012$0.20$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/23/2012$0.16$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/17/2012$0.14$0.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2011$0.15$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2011$0.04$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2011$0.09$0.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2011$0.01$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for BancorpSouth (NYSE:BXS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.56 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.68 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20165$0.34$0.41$0.37
Q2 20164$0.39$0.42$0.40
Q3 20164$0.39$0.42$0.41
Q4 20164$0.37$0.44$0.41
Q1 20173$0.38$0.41$0.40
Q2 20173$0.40$0.41$0.41
Q3 20173$0.42$0.45$0.44
Q4 20173$0.41$0.42$0.42
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for BancorpSouth (NYSE:BXS)
Annual Dividend:$0.50
Dividend Yield:2.13%
Dividend Growth:101.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:40.65% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
32.05% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
29.76% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:3 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for BancorpSouth (NYSE:BXS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for BancorpSouth (NYSE:BXS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.93%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 63.01%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/24/2016James Ronald HodgesInsiderSell103$24.09$2,481.27View SEC Filing  
8/22/2016James Ronald HodgesInsiderSell4,543$24.01$109,077.43View SEC Filing  
7/23/2015Deborah M CannonDirectorBuy2,000$26.28$52,560.00View SEC Filing  
6/8/2015Deborah M CannonDirectorBuy2,000$25.20$50,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2015Gordon Ray LewisVPSell5,839$24.98$145,858.22View SEC Filing  
5/6/2015Keith J JacksonDirectorSell1,180$24.21$28,567.80View SEC Filing  
4/29/2015William L PraterCFOSell5,869$24.60$144,377.40View SEC Filing  
2/27/2015William James Threadgill JrVPSell4,473$22.46$100,463.58View SEC Filing  
2/26/2015Cathy Smith FreemanVPSell1,263$22.50$28,417.50View SEC Filing  
2/25/2015James Ronald HodgesVPSell1,382$22.08$30,514.56View SEC Filing  
8/29/2014Chris A BagleyCOOBuy25,000$21.15$528,750.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014James Virgil KelleyCOOSell2,535$25.00$63,375.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014Gordon Ray LewisEVPSell6,240$24.70$154,128.00View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014James Virgil KelleyCOOSell4,680$23.77$111,243.60View SEC Filing  
2/27/2014James Ronald HodgesVPSell1,047$23.77$24,887.19View SEC Filing  
2/14/2014Gordon Ray LewisEVPSell7,775$23.76$184,734.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2014James Ronald HodgesVPSell5,720$23.12$132,246.40View SEC Filing  
1/27/2014Cathy Smith FreemanEVPSell6,844$24.65$168,704.60View SEC Filing  
1/27/2014James Virgil KelleyCOOSell17,863$24.56$438,715.28View SEC Filing  
1/27/2014Thomas Holmes TurnerDirectorBuy15,592$24.43$380,912.56View SEC Filing  
2/26/2013James D Rollins IIICEOBuy57,100$14.61$834,231.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for BancorpSouth (NYSE:BXS)
News IconBancorpSouth, Inc.(NYSE:BXS) Update Analysis - Live Trading News (NYSE:BXS) - October 21 at 12:19 PM
News IconAnalysts Taking Aim at BancorpSouth, Inc. (NYSE:BXS) Ahead of Earnings - CSZ News (NYSE:BXS) - October 20 at 8:49 AM logoBancorpSouth misses Street 3Q forecasts (NYSE:BXS) - October 20 at 8:49 AM logoBANCORPSOUTH INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financi (NYSE:BXS) - October 20 at 8:49 AM
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News IconWill BancorpSouth, Inc. (NYSE:BXS) miss earning estimates again? - The Independent Republic (NYSE:BXS) - October 17 at 3:59 PM logoBancorpSouth, Inc. : BXS-US: Dividend Analysis : September 15th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : October 17, 2016 (NYSE:BXS) - October 17 at 3:59 PM
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News IconInstitutional Investors Have Decreased Positions in BancorpSouth, Inc. (NYSE:BXS) - Post News (NYSE:BXS) - September 9 at 3:56 PM
News IconStock Sliding Down Over the Last Month: BancorpSouth, Inc. (NYSE:BXS) - Post News (NYSE:BXS) - September 8 at 3:54 PM logoGilliam Joins BancorpSouth as President of the Bank's Equipment Finance and Leasing Division - PR Newswire (press release) (NYSE:BXS) - September 8 at 6:55 AM
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BancorpSouth (NYSE:BXS) Chart for Friday, October, 21, 2016

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