ServisFirst Bancshares Gets a Hold from Stephens

By Jason Carr

In a report released today, Tyler Stafford from Stephens reiterated a Hold rating on ServisFirst Bancshares (NASDAQ: SFBS). The company’s shares closed yesterday at $34.34.

According to TipRanks.com, Stafford is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 30.5% and a 90.9% success rate. Stafford covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Carolina Financial Corporation, Pacific Premier Bancorp Inc, and Pinnacle Financial Partners.

ServisFirst Bancshares has an analyst consensus of Hold.

Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 36 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is negative on the stock. Last month, Michael D. Fuller, a Director at SFBS bought 2,500 shares for a total of $98,375.

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ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc. operates as a bank holding company for ServisFirst Bank, which provides consumer and commercial banking services. It offers commercial, consumer and other loans and accept deposits, provide electronic banking services, such as online and mobile banking, including remote deposit capture, deliver treasury and cash management services and provide correspondent banking services to other financial institutions. The company was founded on August 16, 2007 and is headquartered in Birmingham, AL.