Stephens Downgrades The First Bancshares (FBMS) to Hold

By Jason Carr

The First Bancshares (FBMSResearch Report) received a Hold rating and a $34 price target from Stephens analyst Matt Olney yesterday. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $30.48.

According to, Olney is a 2-star analyst with an average return of 0.2% and a 48.1% success rate. Olney covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Spirit Of Texas Bancshares Inc, Business First Bancshares Inc, and Hancock Whitney Corporation.

The First Bancshares has an analyst consensus of Hold, with a price target consensus of $34.

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The company has a one-year high of $43.53 and a one-year low of $27.85. Currently, The First Bancshares has an average volume of 44.9K.

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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.