Business First Bancshares Inc.

23.64-0.2000-0.84%Vol 14.73K1Y Perf 77.32%
Apr 9th, 2021 16:00 DELAYED
BID23.64 ASK23.79
Open23.71 Previous Close23.84
Pre-Market- After-Market-
 - -  - -%
Target Price
25.75 
Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy 2.00
Potential %
8.93 
Finscreener Ranking
★★★★+     56.24
Insiders Trans % 3/6/12 mo.
-50/-20/54 
Value Ranking
★★★+     54.21
Insiders Value % 3/6/12 mo.
-99/-98/-10 
Growth Ranking
★★★★+     66.77
Insiders Shares Cnt. % 3/6/12 mo.
-99/-98/17 
Income Ranking
 —    -
Market Cap489.11M 
Earnings Rating
Strong Buy
Price Range Ratio 52W %
91.24 
Earnings Date
27th Apr 2021

Today's Price Range

23.6123.91

52W Range

10.0024.95

Summary:

Buy

Technical Indicators: Buy
Moving Averages: Buy
Performance
1 Week
-3.94%
1 Month
-2.52%
3 Months
10.83%
6 Months
50.18%
1 Year
77.32%
3 Years
-
5 Years
-
10 Years
-

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Earnings HistoryEstimateReportedSurprise %
Q04 20200.500.6836.00
Q03 20200.410.5329.27
Q02 20200.330.4124.24
Q01 20200.410.37-9.76
Q04 20190.490.45-8.16
Q03 20190.460.460.00
Q02 20190.440.489.09
Q01 20190.390.415.13
Earnings Per EndEstimateRevision %Trend
3/2021 QR0.5816.00Positive
6/2021 QR0.5013.64Positive
12/2021 FY2.0120.36Positive
12/2022 FY1.9811.24Positive
Next Report Date27th Apr 2021
Estimated EPS Next Report0.58
Estimates Count3
EPS Growth Next 5 Years %-
Volume Overview
Volume14.73K
Shares Outstanding20.69M
Trades Count537
Dollar Volume834.91K
Avg. Volume38.80K
Avg. Weekly Volume17.47K
Avg. Monthly Volume36.38K
Avg. Quarterly Volume38.83K

Business First Bancshares Inc. (NASDAQ: BFST) stock closed at 23.64 per share at the end of the most recent trading day (a -0.84% change compared to the prior day closing price) with a volume of 14.73K shares and market capitalization of 489.11M. Is a component of indices and it is traded on NASDAQ exchange. The company belongs in the Banks industry, Financial Services sector and employs 367 people. Business First Bancshares Inc. CEO is David R. Melville.

The one-year performance of Business First Bancshares Inc. stock is 77.32%, while year-to-date (YTD) performance is 16.11%. BFST stock has a five-year performance of %. Its 52-week range is between 10 and 24.95, which gives BFST stock a 52-week price range ratio of 91.24%

Business First Bancshares Inc. currently has a PE ratio of 14.80, a price-to-book (PB) ratio of 1.21, a price-to-sale (PS) ratio of 3.60, a price to cashflow ratio of 14.90, a PEG ratio of 2.32, a ROA of 0.90%, a ROC of -% and a ROE of 8.33%. The company’s profit margin is 17.94%, its EBITDA margin is -%, and its revenue ttm is $142.50 Million , which makes it $6.89 revenue per share.

Of the last four earnings reports from Business First Bancshares Inc., there were 3 positive earnings surprise and 1 negative earnings surprise. The company has EPS estimate of $0.58 for the next earnings report. Business First Bancshares Inc.’s next earnings report date is 27th Apr 2021.

The consensus rating of Wall Street analysts for Business First Bancshares Inc. is Moderate Buy (2), with a target price of $25.75, which is +8.93% compared to the current price. The earnings rating for Business First Bancshares Inc. stock is Strong Buy (calculated from actual period earnings estimates revision (80% weight) and previous period earnings surprise (20% weight)).

Business First Bancshares Inc. has a dividend yield of 1.61% with a dividend per share of $0.40 and a payout ratio of 29.00%.

Business First Bancshares Inc. has a Buy technical analysis rating based on Technical Indicators (ADX : 10.98, ATR14 : 0.92, CCI20 : 152.57, Chaikin Money Flow : 0.12, MACD : 0.59, Money Flow Index : 75.27, ROC : 4.59, RSI : 62.31, STOCH (14,3) : 88.24, STOCH RSI : 0.72, UO : 60.73, Williams %R : -11.76), Simple Moving Averages and Exponential Moving Averages.

Aggregated Insider Trades of Business First Bancshares Inc. in the last 12-months were: Alicia Robertson (Buy at a value of $4 662), Alicia Robertson (Option Excercise at a value of $102 660), Alicia Robertson (Sold 8 630 shares of value $188 911 ), Keith Tillage (Buy at a value of $4 164), Ricky D. Day (Buy at a value of $65 306), Robert S. Greer (Buy at a value of $89 280), Steve White (Buy at a value of $78 260), Steve White (Sold 2 500 shares of value $57 850 ), Warren McDonald (Option Excercise at a value of $264 000), Warren McDonald (Sold 2 000 shares of value $46 500 )

Analyst RatingsCurrent1 M ago3 M ago
Strong Buy
2 (50.00 %)
2 (50.00 %)
4 (100.00 %)
Moderate Buy
0 (0.00 %)
0 (0.00 %)
0 (0.00 %)
Hold
2 (50.00 %)
2 (50.00 %)
0 (0.00 %)
Moderate Sell
0 (0.00 %)
0 (0.00 %)
0 (0.00 %)
Strong Sell
0 (0.00 %)
0 (0.00 %)
0 (0.00 %)
Summary RatingModerate Buy
2.00
Moderate Buy
2.00
Strong Buy
1.00

Business First Bancshares Inc.

Business First Bancshares Inc provides banking products and services. The company's services include personal and commercial banking, treasury management and wealth solutions. It bank for the individual, and the small business. It generates most of its revenues from interest income on loans, customer service and loan fees, and interest income from securities.

CEO: David R. Melville

Telephone: +1 225 248-7600

Address: 500 Laurel Street, Baton Rouge 70801, LA, US

Number of employees: 367

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