Ameris Bancorp (ABCB)

41.85
0.10 0.24
NASDAQ : Finance
Prev Close 41.75
Open 41.25
Day Low/High 41.08 / 42.38
52 Wk Low/High 29.97 / 45.25
Volume 577.27K
Avg Volume 406.40K
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 69.52M
Market Cap 2.88B
EPS 2.80
P/E Ratio 11.72
Div & Yield 0.60 (1.10%)

Latest News

Ameris Bancorp Announces Quarterly Dividend Increase And New Stock Repurchase Program

Ameris Bancorp Announces Quarterly Dividend Increase And New Stock Repurchase Program

ATLANTA, Sept. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Ameris Bancorp (Nasdaq: ABCB) (the "Company") announced today that its board of directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.

Ameris Bank Reveals New Logo And Brand Elements

Ameris Bank Reveals New Logo And Brand Elements

New messaging doubles-down on commitment to banking beyond convention

Ameris Bancorp Announces Financial Results For Second Quarter 2019

Ameris Bancorp Announces Financial Results For Second Quarter 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., July 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Ameris Bancorp (Nasdaq: ABCB) (the "Company") today reported net income of $38.

Ameris Bancorp Announces Date Of Second Quarter 2019 Earnings Release And Conference Call

Ameris Bancorp Announces Date Of Second Quarter 2019 Earnings Release And Conference Call

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., July 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Ameris Bancorp (Nasdaq: ABCB) (the "Company") announced today that it intends to release its second quarter 2019 financial results in a press release before the market opens on Friday, July 26, 2019.

Ameris Bancorp Completes Acquisition Of Fidelity Southern Corporation And Announces Appointment Of New CEO

Ameris Bancorp Completes Acquisition Of Fidelity Southern Corporation And Announces Appointment Of New CEO

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., July 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Ameris Bancorp (NasdaqGS: ABCB) (the "Company") announced today that it completed the acquisition of Fidelity Southern Corporation (NasdaqGS: LION) ("Fidelity") as of July 1, 2019.

MarketAxess Holdings Set To Join S&P 500; Axon Enterprise To Join S&P MidCap 400; Others To Join S&P SmallCap 600

MarketAxess Holdings Set To Join S&P 500; Axon Enterprise To Join S&P MidCap 400; Others To Join S&P SmallCap 600

NEW YORK, June 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Dow Jones Indices will make the following changes to the S&P 500, S&P MidCap 400 and S&P SmallCap 600:   S&P MidCap 400 constituent MarketAxess Holdings Inc.

Ratings Changes Today

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Ameris Bancorp And Fidelity Southern Corporation Shareholders Approve Merger

Ameris Bancorp And Fidelity Southern Corporation Shareholders Approve Merger

MOULTRIE, Ga. and ATLANTA, May 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Ameris Bancorp (Nasdaq: ABCB) ("Ameris"), the parent company of Ameris Bank, and Fidelity Southern Corporation (Nasdaq: LION) ("Fidelity"), the parent company of Fidelity Bank, jointly announced that,...

Ameris Bancorp And Fidelity Southern Corporation Shareholders Approve Merger

Ameris Bancorp And Fidelity Southern Corporation Shareholders Approve Merger

MOULTRIE, Ga. and ATLANTA, May 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Ameris Bancorp (Nasdaq: ABCB) ("Ameris"), the parent company of Ameris Bank, and Fidelity Southern Corporation (Nasdaq: LION) ("Fidelity"), the parent company of Fidelity Bank, jointly announced that,...

Ratings Changes Today

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US Premium Finance Team (l-r): John Lippincott, Matt Essary, Scott Mitchell, Curren Coco, Tiffany Pearce, Dennis Pauls, Rob Granite (Photo: Business Wire)

US Premium Finance Team (l-r): John Lippincott, Matt Essary, Scott Mitchell, Curren Coco, Tiffany Pearce, Dennis Pauls, Rob Granite (Photo: Business Wire)

Ameris Bank has announced the addition of Dennis Pauls as senior vice president, national sales to the leadership team of US Premium Finance (USPF), a division of Ameris Bank.

First Week Of ABCB December 21st Options Trading

First Week Of ABCB December 21st Options Trading

Investors in Ameris Bancorp saw new options begin trading this week, for the December 21st expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the ABCB options chain for the new December 21st contracts and identified one put and one call contract of particular interest.

Ratings Changes Today

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Ameris Bancorp Announces Retirement Of Stephen Melton

Ameris Bancorp Announces Retirement Of Stephen Melton

Ameris Bancorp (Nasdaq: ABCB) (the "Company"), the parent company of Ameris Bank, today announced that Stephen A.

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ABCB: Insiders vs. Shorts

ABCB: Insiders vs. Shorts

The most recent short interest data was recently released for the 10/31/2017 settlement date, and Ameris Bancorp is one of the most shorted stocks of the Russell 3000, based on 7.85 "days to cover" versus the median component at 5.18. There are a number of ways to look at short data, but one metric that we find particularly useful is the "days to cover" because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares typically traded.

Ameris Bancorp Reaches Analyst Target Price

Ameris Bancorp Reaches Analyst Target Price

In recent trading, shares of Ameris Bancorp have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $50.69, changing hands for $51.05/share. When a stock reaches the target an analyst has set, the analyst logically has two ways to react: downgrade on valuation, or, re-adjust their target price to a higher level.

ABCB: Insiders vs. Shorts

ABCB: Insiders vs. Shorts

The most recent short interest data was recently released for the 07/31/2017 settlement date, and Ameris Bancorp is one of the most shorted stocks of the Russell 3000, based on 6.35 "days to cover" versus the median component at 5.42. There are a number of ways to look at short data, but one metric that we find particularly useful is the "days to cover" because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares typically traded.

ABCB Crosses Above Average Analyst Target

In recent trading, shares of Ameris Bancorp have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $45.20, changing hands for $45.40/share. When a stock reaches the target an analyst has set, the analyst logically has two ways to react: downgrade on valuation, or, re-adjust their target price to a higher level.

Short Interest In Ameris Bancorp Moves 63% Higher

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 03/31/2017 settlement date, which shows a 619,386 share increase in total short interest for Ameris Bancorp , to 1,603,293, an increase of 62.95% since 03/15/2017. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

ABCB Crosses Above Average Analyst Target

In recent trading, shares of Ameris Bancorp have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $44.20, changing hands for $44.50/share. When a stock reaches the target an analyst has set, the analyst logically has two ways to react: downgrade on valuation, or, re-adjust their target price to a higher level.

ABCB Crosses Above Average Analyst Target

ABCB Crosses Above Average Analyst Target

In recent trading, shares of Ameris Bancorp have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $43.05, changing hands for $43.70/share. When a stock reaches the target an analyst has set, the analyst logically has two ways to react: downgrade on valuation, or, re-adjust their target price to a higher level.

Ameris Bancorp Reaches Analyst Target Price

Ameris Bancorp Reaches Analyst Target Price

In recent trading, shares of Ameris Bancorp have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $38.00, changing hands for $38.90/share. When a stock reaches the target an analyst has set, the analyst logically has two ways to react: downgrade on valuation, or, re-adjust their target price to a higher level.

This Georgia Bank Looks Peachy

This Georgia Bank Looks Peachy

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Short Interest In Ameris Bancorp Drops 18%

Short Interest In Ameris Bancorp Drops 18%

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 05/31/2016 settlement date, which shows a 330,558 share decrease in total short interest for Ameris Bancorp , to 1,499,738, a decrease of 18.06% since 05/13/2016. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

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Ex-Dividend Reminder: Ameris Bancorp, Four Corners Property Trust and National General Holdings

Ex-Dividend Reminder: Ameris Bancorp, Four Corners Property Trust and National General Holdings

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 3/29/16, Ameris Bancorp , Four Corners Property Trust Inc , and National General Holdings Corp will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Ameris Bancorp will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.05 on 4/11/16, Four Corners Property Trust Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.2425 on 4/15/16, and National General Holdings Corp will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.03 on 4/15/16.

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