BancorpSouth, Inc. (BXS) EPS Estimated At $0.43

September 17, 2017 - By Vivian Currie

 BancorpSouth, Inc. (BXS) EPS Estimated At $0.43
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.89 in 2016 Q4. Its down 0.57, from 1.46 in 2016Q3. It turned negative, as 13 investors sold BancorpSouth, Inc. shares while 67 reduced holdings. 23 funds opened positions while 48 raised stakes. 60.74 million shares or 4.35% more from 58.21 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported.
Icon Advisers holds 19,300 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. Deutsche Savings Bank Ag holds 129,068 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Massachusetts Financial Service Ma reported 44,516 shares stake. Guggenheim Capital Ltd Liability Corp reported 0% of its portfolio in BancorpSouth, Inc. (NYSE:BXS). Blackrock Fund Advsrs holds 0.03% or 5.35 million shares in its portfolio. Lpl Financial Ltd Com holds 0% in BancorpSouth, Inc. (NYSE:BXS) or 13,713 shares. Savings Bank Of Ny Mellon accumulated 0.01% or 1.15M shares. Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado holds 17,504 shares. Invesco Ltd, a Georgia-based fund reported 240,199 shares. Netols Asset Mgmt Incorporated has invested 1.62% of its portfolio in BancorpSouth, Inc. (NYSE:BXS). 150,100 were accumulated by New York State Teachers Retirement System. Moreover, United Financial Advisers Limited Liability Company has 0.03% invested in BancorpSouth, Inc. (NYSE:BXS). Amalgamated Bancorporation holds 12,133 shares. First Trust Advisors L P owns 0% invested in BancorpSouth, Inc. (NYSE:BXS) for 46,675 shares. Jacobs Levy Equity Mgmt owns 22,431 shares.

Since May 18, 2017, it had 1 buy, and 0 insider sales for $202,510 activity.

Wall Street await BancorpSouth, Inc. (NYSE:BXS) to release earnings on October, 18. Analysts forecast EPS of $0.43, up exactly $0.04 or 10.26 % from 2014’s $0.39 EPS. The expected BXS’s profit could reach $39.09M giving the stock 17.27 P/E in the case that $0.43 earnings per share is reported. After posting $0.42 EPS for the previous quarter, BancorpSouth, Inc.’s analysts now forecast 2.38 % EPS growth. It closed at $29.7 lastly. It is up 27.80% since September 17, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 11.10% the S&P500.

BancorpSouth, Inc. (NYSE:BXS) Ratings Coverage

Among 11 analysts covering BancorpSouth Inc (NYSE:BXS), 1 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 9% are positive. BancorpSouth Inc had 25 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Monday, June 5 report. The stock of BancorpSouth, Inc. (NYSE:BXS) earned “Hold” rating by Piper Jaffray on Thursday, September 7. The stock has “Hold” rating by Brean Capital on Thursday, July 20. The stock of BancorpSouth, Inc. (NYSE:BXS) earned “Buy” rating by Stephens on Thursday, July 20. The firm earned “Mkt Perform” rating on Monday, October 5 by Raymond James. Jefferies maintained BancorpSouth, Inc. (NYSE:BXS) rating on Friday, June 9. Jefferies has “Hold” rating and $3300 target. The firm earned “Mkt Perform” rating on Thursday, February 2 by JMP Securities. Raymond James downgraded the shares of BXS in report on Thursday, October 6 to “Underperform” rating. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Tuesday, January 10 by Brean Capital. Keefe Bruyette & Woods downgraded the stock to “Mkt Perform” rating in Tuesday, November 29 report.

BancorpSouth, Inc. is a financial holding company. The company has market cap of $2.70 billion. The Company, through its principal bank subsidiary, BancorpSouth Bank , conducts commercial banking and financial services activities in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Tennessee, Texas and Illinois. It has a 18.33 P/E ratio. The Company’s divisions include Community Banking, Insurance Agencies, and General Corporate and Other.

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