Ameris Bancorp (ABCB)

45.30
0.20 0.44
NASDAQ : Financial
Prev Close 45.10
Open 45.05
Day Low/High 45.05 / 45.40
52 Wk Low/High 24.96 / 35.21
Volume 6.90K
Avg Volume 161.50K
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 37.23M
Market Cap 1.64B
EPS 2.10
P/E Ratio 18.88
Div & Yield 0.40 (0.90%)

Latest News

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.

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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.

Analysts' Actions -- 3D Systems, GE, Newmont Mining, Perrigo and More

Analysts' Actions -- 3D Systems, GE, Newmont Mining, Perrigo and More

Here are Tuesday's top research calls, including downgrades for General Electric, 3D Systems and Perrigo, and an upgrade for Newmont Mining.

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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Ameris Bancorp Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for ABCB

Ameris Bancorp Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for ABCB

In trading on Monday, shares of Ameris Bancorp crossed above their 200 day moving average of $28.77, changing hands as high as $29.28 per share. Ameris Bancorp shares are currently trading up about 1.9% on the day.

Oversold Conditions For Ameris Bancorp (ABCB)

Oversold Conditions For Ameris Bancorp (ABCB)

Legendary investor Warren Buffett advises to be fearful when others are greedy, and be greedy when others are fearful. One way we can try to measure the level of fear in a given stock is through a technical analysis indicator called the Relative Strength Index, or RSI, which measures momentum on a scale of zero to 100.

Notable Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - ABCB

Notable Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - ABCB

In trading on Friday, shares of Ameris Bancorp crossed below their 200 day moving average of $28.51, changing hands as low as $26.68 per share. Ameris Bancorp shares are currently trading down about 6.8% on the day.

Ameris Bancorp (ABCB) Highlighted As Weak On High Volume

Ameris Bancorp (ABCB) Highlighted As Weak On High Volume

Trade-Ideas LLC identified Ameris Bancorp (ABCB) as a weak on high relative volume candidate

Oversold Conditions For Ameris Bancorp (ABCB)

Oversold Conditions For Ameris Bancorp (ABCB)

Legendary investor Warren Buffett advises to be fearful when others are greedy, and be greedy when others are fearful. One way we can try to measure the level of fear in a given stock is through a technical analysis indicator called the Relative Strength Index, or RSI, which measures momentum on a scale of zero to 100.

Ex-Dividend Alert: 3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: CRT, DSU, ABCB

Ex-Dividend Alert: 3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: CRT, DSU, ABCB

CRT DSU ABCB are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Insiders Seeing Green With ABCB At New 52-Week High

Insiders Seeing Green With ABCB At New 52-Week High

In trading on Monday, shares of Ameris Bancorp touched a new 52-week high of $33.55/share. That's a 47.73% rise, or $10.84 per share from the 52-week low of $22.71 set back on 01/28/2015.

New Lifetime High Today: Ameris Bancorp (ABCB)

New Lifetime High Today: Ameris Bancorp (ABCB)

Trade-Ideas LLC identified Ameris Bancorp (ABCB) as a new lifetime high candidate

Trade-Ideas: Ameris Bancorp (ABCB) Is Today's New Lifetime High Stock

Trade-Ideas: Ameris Bancorp (ABCB) Is Today's New Lifetime High Stock

Trade-Ideas LLC identified Ameris Bancorp (ABCB) as a new lifetime high candidate

ABCB: Insiders vs. Shorts

ABCB: Insiders vs. Shorts

The most recent short interest data was recently released by the NASDAQ for the 07/15/2015 settlement date, and Ameris Bancorp is one of the most shorted stocks of the Russell 3000, based on 6.14 "days to cover" versus the median component at 5.74. 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 Becomes Oversold (ABCB)

Ameris Bancorp Becomes Oversold (ABCB)

Legendary investor Warren Buffett advises to be fearful when others are greedy, and be greedy when others are fearful. One way we can try to measure the level of fear in a given stock is through a technical analysis indicator called the Relative Strength Index, or RSI, which measures momentum on a scale of zero to 100.

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