BancorpSouth, Inc. (BXS) EPS Estimated At $0.40

July 3, 2017 - By Hazel Jackson

 BancorpSouth, Inc. (BXS) EPS Estimated At $0.40
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.89 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.57, from 1.46 in 2016Q3. It worsened, 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.
Liberty Mutual Gp Asset Mngmt invested 0.04% in BancorpSouth, Inc. (NYSE:BXS). 1.50 million were reported by Victory Inc. Skyline Asset Mgmt L P has invested 2.4% of its portfolio in BancorpSouth, Inc. (NYSE:BXS). Price T Rowe Assocs Md has 228,925 shares. Us Commercial Bank De holds 4,437 shares or 0% of its portfolio. The Minnesota-based Advantus Cap Mgmt has invested 0.01% in BancorpSouth, Inc. (NYSE:BXS). Prudential holds 101,152 shares. Texas Permanent School Fund invested in 0.03% or 62,158 shares. Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn Ltd Company holds 376,955 shares. Blackrock Fund Advsrs invested in 0.03% or 5.35 million shares. Regions Fincl Corporation reported 8,021 shares. Bankshares Of Montreal Can reported 119,559 shares. Retirement Of Alabama invested in 0.02% or 110,052 shares. The Illinois-based Lsv Asset Management has invested 0% in BancorpSouth, Inc. (NYSE:BXS). First Limited Partnership invested in 0% or 46,675 shares.

Since February 13, 2017, it had 1 insider buy, and 3 sales for $555,708 activity. Prater William L. had sold 10,000 shares worth $307,500. THREADGILL WILLIAM JAMES JR also sold $133,218 worth of BancorpSouth, Inc. (NYSE:BXS) on Thursday, February 23. The insider Campbell James Elbert III bought 7,000 shares worth $202,510.

Analysts expect BancorpSouth, Inc. (NYSE:BXS) to report $0.40 EPS on July, 19.They anticipate $0.01 EPS change or 2.56 % from last quarter’s $0.39 EPS. BXS’s profit would be $37.12M giving it 19.53 P/E if the $0.40 EPS is correct. After having $0.39 EPS previously, BancorpSouth, Inc.’s analysts see 2.56 % EPS growth. About 127,865 shares traded. BancorpSouth, Inc. (NYSE:BXS) has risen 27.80% since July 3, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 11.10% the S&P500.

BancorpSouth, Inc. (NYSE:BXS) Ratings Coverage

Among 9 analysts covering BancorpSouth Inc (NYSE:BXS), 0 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. BancorpSouth Inc had 15 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was initiated on Thursday, February 2 by JMP Securities. Keefe Bruyette & Woods downgraded the stock to “Mkt Perform” rating in Tuesday, November 29 report. On Monday, October 5 the stock rating was downgraded by Raymond James to “Mkt Perform”. Raymond James downgraded the stock to “Underperform” rating in Thursday, October 6 report. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of BXS in report on Wednesday, January 27 with “Outperform” rating. The stock of BancorpSouth, Inc. (NYSE:BXS) has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, June 30 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. RBC Capital Markets downgraded the shares of BXS in report on Friday, October 21 to “Sector Perform” rating. The company was initiated on Tuesday, January 10 by Brean Capital.

BancorpSouth, Inc. is a financial holding company. The company has market cap of $2.90 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 19.86 P/E ratio. The Company’s divisions include Community Banking, Insurance Agencies, and General Corporate and Other.

More recent BancorpSouth, Inc. (NYSE:BXS) news were published by: Law360.com which released: “BancorpSouth Investors Win Class Cert. In AML Probe Suit” on June 27, 2017. Also Law360.com published the news titled: “Coverage Excluded For $24M Overdraft Deal, 7th Circ. Told” on June 09, 2017. Prnewswire.com‘s news article titled: “BancorpSouth Recognized By National Campaign Promoting Savings” with publication date: June 15, 2017 was also an interesting one.

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