Business First Bancshares Inc (BFST)
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Business First Bancshares Stock Analysis & Ratings


BFST Stock Chart & Stats

Day’s Range$0 - $0
52-Week Range$20.09 - $29.07
Previous Close$24.59
Average Volume (3M)46.47K
Market CapN/A
Enterprise ValueN/A
P/E Ratio11.6
Next EarningsOct 25, 2022
Dividend Yield0.48 (1.95%)
Smart Score4
EPS (TTM)2.11
Shares Outstanding22,564,607
Standard Deviation0.09
10 Day Avg. Volume41,663
30 Day Avg. Volume46,465
P/B Ratio1.43
P/S Ratio3.44
P/CF Ratio8.20
P/FCF Ratio2.70
Total Debt$0.00
Enterprise Value/Market CapN/A
Enterprise Value/RevenueN/A
Enterprise Value/EbitdaN/A
Price Target Upside17.93% Upside
Rating ConsensusModerate Buy
Number of Analyst Covering1



P/E Ratio Range

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Risk Analysis

Main Risk Category
Finance & CorporateFinancial and accounting risks. Risks related to the execution of corporate activity and strategy

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What was Business First Bancshares’s price range in the past 12 months?
Business First Bancshares lowest stock price was $20.09 and its highest was $29.07 in the past 12 months.
    What is Business First Bancshares’s market cap?
    Currently, no data Available
    What is Business First Bancshares’s price target?
    The average price target for Business First Bancshares is $29.00. This is based on 1 Wall Streets Analysts 12-month price targets, issued in the past 3 months.
    The highest analyst price target is $29.00 ,the lowest forecast is $29.00. The average price target represents 17.93% Increase from the current price of $24.59.
      What do analysts say about Business First Bancshares?
      Business First Bancshares’s analyst rating consensus is a ‘Moderate Buy. This is based on the ratings of 1 Wall Streets Analysts.
        When is Business First Bancshares’s upcoming earnings report date?
        Business First Bancshares’s upcoming earnings report date is Oct 25, 2022 which is in 72 days.
          How were Business First Bancshares’s earnings last quarter?
          Business First Bancshares released its earnings results on Jul 26, 2022. The company reported $0.64 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.57 by $0.07.
            Is Business First Bancshares overvalued?
            According to Wall Street analysts Business First Bancshares’s price is currently Undervalued. Get more investment ideas with TipRanks Premium
              Does Business First Bancshares pay dividends?
              Business First Bancshares pays a Quarterly dividend of $0.12 which represents an annual dividend yield of 1.95%. Business First Bancshares’s last Quarterly dividend payment was on Aug 31, 2022. Business First Bancshares’s upcoming ex-dividend date is Aug 12, 2022
                What is Business First Bancshares’s EPS estimate?
                Business First Bancshares’s EPS estimate is $0.67.
                  How many shares outstanding does Business First Bancshares have?
                  Business First Bancshares has 22,564,608 shares outstanding.
                    What happened to Business First Bancshares’s price movement after its last earnings report?
                    Business First Bancshares reported an EPS of $0.64 in its last earnings report, beating expectations of $0.57. Following the earnings report the stock price went up 1.716%.
                      Which hedge fund is a major shareholder of Business First Bancshares?
                      Among the largest hedge funds holding Business First Bancshares’s share is EJF Capital LLC. It holds Business First Bancshares’s shares valued at 9M.


                        Business First Bancshares Stock Analysis

                        Smart ScoreNeutral
                        The Business First Bancshares stock analysis is based on the TipRanks Smart Score which is derived from 8 unique data sets including Analyst recommendations, Crowd Wisdom, Hedge Fund Activity, Media Sentiment and multiple Technical stock factors. The Smart Score is a quantitative, data-driven rating system and does not include human intervention.
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                        Company Description

                        Business First Bancshares Inc

                        Business First Bancshares, Inc. is a bank holding company, which engages in the provision of banking products and services through its subsidiary. It offers commercial and personal banking, treasury management, and wealth solutions services. The company was founded on July 20, 2006 and is headquartered in Baton Rouge, LA.

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