The First Bancshares (FBMS) Gets a Buy Rating from Stephens

Stephens analyst Matt Olney maintained a Buy rating on The First Bancshares (FBMSResearch Report) today and set a price target of $39. The company’s shares opened today at $36.15.

According to, Olney is a 3-star analyst with an average return of 2.0% and a 46.2% success rate. Olney covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Hancock Whitney Corporation, First Western Financial Inc, and First Financial Bankshares.

Currently, the analyst consensus on The First Bancshares is a Moderate Buy with an average price target of $39.

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The First Bancshares’ market cap is currently $481.5M and has a P/E ratio of 27.08. The company has a Price to Book ratio of 1.67.

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First Bancshares, Inc. (Mississippi) operates as a bank holding company. It provides banking services such as personal and business which include checking, savings, and loans, cards, and others. It operates through the following segments: Commercial/Retail Bank, Mortgage Banking, and Holding Company.