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NYSE:PB

Prosperity Bancshares - PB Competitors

$60.77
-1.60 (-2.57%)
(As of 03/30/2023 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$60.61
$62.90
50-Day Range
$60.26
$78.55
52-Week Range
$58.25
$78.76
Volume
861,966 shs
Average Volume
1.12 million shs
Market Capitalization
$5.55 billion
P/E Ratio
10.61
Dividend Yield
3.62%
Price Target
$75.45

PB vs. SSB, UBSI, GBCI, FFIN, HOMB, WTFC, BPOP, CBSH, WAL, and EWBC

Should you be buying Prosperity Bancshares stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Prosperity Bancshares include SouthState (SSB), United Bankshares (UBSI), Glacier Bancorp (GBCI), First Financial Bankshares (FFIN), Home Bancshares, Inc. (Conway, AR) (HOMB), Wintrust Financial (WTFC), Popular (BPOP), Commerce Bancshares (CBSH), Western Alliance Bancorporation (WAL), and East West Bancorp (EWBC). These companies are all part of the "regional banks" industry.

Prosperity Bancshares vs.

SouthState (NASDAQ:SSB) and Prosperity Bancshares (NYSE:PB) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their media sentiment, risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation, community ranking and dividends.

In the previous week, Prosperity Bancshares had 8 more articles in the media than SouthState. MarketBeat recorded 16 mentions for Prosperity Bancshares and 8 mentions for SouthState. SouthState's average media sentiment score of 0.38 beat Prosperity Bancshares' score of 0.16 indicating that SouthState is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
SouthState
4 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Prosperity Bancshares
3 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
1 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

SouthState has a beta of 0.81, meaning that its share price is 19% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Prosperity Bancshares has a beta of 0.99, meaning that its share price is 1% less volatile than the S&P 500.

SouthState received 184 more outperform votes than Prosperity Bancshares when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 62.52% of users gave SouthState an outperform vote while only 48.61% of users gave Prosperity Bancshares an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
SouthStateOutperform Votes
482
62.52%
Underperform Votes
289
37.48%
Prosperity BancsharesOutperform Votes
298
48.61%
Underperform Votes
315
51.39%

Prosperity Bancshares has a net margin of 42.30% compared to SouthState's net margin of 29.01%. SouthState's return on equity of 10.56% beat Prosperity Bancshares' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
SouthState 29.01% 10.56% 1.18%
Prosperity Bancshares 42.30% 7.97% 1.39%

SouthState presently has a consensus target price of $90.50, suggesting a potential upside of 27.18%. Prosperity Bancshares has a consensus target price of $75.45, suggesting a potential upside of 24.16%. Given SouthState's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe SouthState is more favorable than Prosperity Bancshares.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
SouthState
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.80
Prosperity Bancshares
1 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.38

Prosperity Bancshares has lower revenue, but higher earnings than SouthState. Prosperity Bancshares is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than SouthState, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
SouthState$1.71 billion3.16$496.05 million$6.5910.80
Prosperity Bancshares$1.24 billion4.48$524.52 million$5.7310.61

80.3% of SouthState shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 81.3% of Prosperity Bancshares shares are held by institutional investors. 1.3% of SouthState shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 4.2% of Prosperity Bancshares shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

SouthState pays an annual dividend of $2.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.8%. Prosperity Bancshares pays an annual dividend of $2.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.6%. SouthState pays out 30.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Prosperity Bancshares pays out 38.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. SouthState has raised its dividend for 11 consecutive years and Prosperity Bancshares has raised its dividend for 25 consecutive years. Prosperity Bancshares is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Summary

SouthState and Prosperity Bancshares tied by winning 10 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding PB and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NYSE and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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PB vs. The Competition

MetricProsperity BancsharesState commercial banks IndustryFinance SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$5.67B$2.24B$5.86B$14.27B
Dividend Yield3.54%14.80%9.39%3.87%
P/E Ratio10.617.49138.3419.20
Price / Sales4.482.285,708.3010.71
Price / Cash9.537.4231.4924.37
Price / Book0.831.043.486.80
Net Income$524.52M$383.49M$643.61M$866.28M
7 Day Performance-3.49%-1.79%3.85%2.91%
1 Month Performance-17.31%-16.52%-5.43%-4.83%
1 Year Performance-12.41%-18.54%31.91%-12.88%

Prosperity Bancshares Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
SSB
SouthState
2.8438 of 5 stars
$72.08
-1.3%
$90.50
+25.6%
-14.4%$5.47B$1.71B10.944,921Short Interest ↑
UBSI
United Bankshares
2.4717 of 5 stars
$36.56
-0.5%
$41.33
+13.1%
-0.9%$4.93B$1.16B13.012,765Positive News
GBCI
Glacier Bancorp
2.8275 of 5 stars
$42.76
+0.3%
$52.00
+21.6%
-17.4%$4.74B$950.37M15.613,552Dividend Announcement
FFIN
First Financial Bankshares
2.4764 of 5 stars
$32.27
+1.1%
$40.83
+26.5%
-28.3%$4.60B$564.52M19.801,500Short Interest ↑
HOMB
Home Bancshares, Inc. (Conway, AR)
2.8253 of 5 stars
$22.17
+0.6%
$28.00
+26.3%
-4.9%$4.51B$918.89M15.181,992Short Interest ↑
WTFC
Wintrust Financial
3.567 of 5 stars
$72.60
+0.9%
$105.20
+44.9%
-23.4%$4.43B$2.21B9.085,275Analyst Revision
BPOP
Popular
3.07 of 5 stars
$55.48
+1.8%
$70.00
+26.2%
-34.1%$3.99B$2.94B3.778,900
CBSH
Commerce Bancshares
2.4474 of 5 stars
$59.37
+1.5%
$71.50
+20.4%
-19.4%$7.41B$1.55B15.424,598Analyst Downgrade
Short Interest ↑
WAL
Western Alliance Bancorporation
3.4839 of 5 stars
$36.07
+6.6%
$80.89
+124.3%
-57.7%$3.95B$3.02B3.723,365Options Volume
Analyst Revision
Gap Up
EWBC
East West Bancorp
3.1745 of 5 stars
$56.96
+1.0%
$76.29
+33.9%
-32.4%$8.03B$2.62B7.193,155Options Volume
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Gap Up
This page (NYSE:PB) was last updated on 3/31/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff