BancorpSouth Bank (BXS)

34.00
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 34.00
Day Low/High 33.50 / 34.27
52 Wk Low/High 27.20 / 35.55
Avg Volume 622.20K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 98.84M
Market Cap 3.36B
EPS 1.70
P/E Ratio 20.86
Div & Yield 0.56 (1.59%)

Latest News

Interesting BXS Put And Call Options For October 19th

Interesting BXS Put And Call Options For October 19th

Investors in BancorpSouth Bank saw new options begin trading this week, for the October 19th expiration. One of the key inputs that goes into the price an option buyer is willing to pay, is the time value, so with 240 days until expiration the newly trading contracts represent a potential opportunity for sellers of puts or calls to achieve a higher premium than would be available for the contracts with a closer expiration.

First Week of March 16th Options Trading For BancorpSouth Bank (BXS)

First Week of March 16th Options Trading For BancorpSouth Bank (BXS)

Investors in BancorpSouth Bank saw new options become available this week, for the March 16th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the BXS options chain for the new March 16th contracts and identified the following put contract of particular interest.

Short Interest In BancorpSouth Bank Increases 15.3%

Short Interest In BancorpSouth Bank Increases 15.3%

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 11/30/2017 settlement date, which shows a 354,536 share increase in total short interest for BancorpSouth Bank , to 2,665,476, an increase of 15.34% since 11/15/2017. 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.

Looking to Buy Hot Bank Stocks? Don't Ignore Corporate Governance

Looking to Buy Hot Bank Stocks? Don't Ignore Corporate Governance

From Bank of New York Mellon to Banc of California, governance issues should be an important part of minimizing the number of unknowns and risks in your portfolio.

Looking to Buy Bank Stocks? Don't Ignore Governance

Looking to Buy Bank Stocks? Don't Ignore Governance

From Bank of New York Mellon to Banc of California, governance issues should be an important part of minimizing the number of unknowns and risks in your portfolio.

Be Selective When Considering Bank Stocks

Assessing governance issues should be an important part of minimizing the number of unknowns and risks in your portfolio.

BancorpSouth Reaches Analyst Target Price

BancorpSouth Reaches Analyst Target Price

In recent trading, shares of BancorpSouth Inc. have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $31.67, changing hands for $32.00/share.

BancorpSouth Moves Up In Market Cap Rank, Passing News Corp

In the latest look at stocks ordered by largest market capitalization, Russell 3000 component BancorpSouth Inc. was identified as having a larger market cap than the smaller end of the S&P 500, for example News Corp , according to The Online Investor.

Analysts' Actions -- Alkermes, Chesapeake, Microsoft, Yahoo! and More

Analysts' Actions -- Alkermes, Chesapeake, Microsoft, Yahoo! and More

Here are Friday's top research calls, including upgrades for Alkermes, Chesapeake Energy and Microsoft, and a downgrade for Yahoo!.

Analysts' Actions -- General Mills, Priceline, Pulte, Yelp and More

Analysts' Actions -- General Mills, Priceline, Pulte, Yelp and More

Here are Thursday's top research calls, including upgrades for General Mills, Priceline, PulteGroup and Yelp.

3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Monday: NHS, GBAB, BXS

3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Monday: NHS, GBAB, BXS

NHS GBAB BXS are going ex-dividend Monday, Monday, June 13, 2016

The Jonas Effect: What to Expect in Post-Blizzard Week Ahead

The Jonas Effect: What to Expect in Post-Blizzard Week Ahead

As Wall Street and the rest of the East Coast recover from a crippling snowstorm, major earnings and economic reports this week will test recent signs of investor optimism.

Short Interest In BancorpSouth Falls 20.4%

Short Interest In BancorpSouth Falls 20.4%

The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 12/31/2015 settlement date, which shows a 1,219,359 share decrease in total short interest for BancorpSouth Inc. , to 4,746,143, a decrease of 20.44% since 12/15/2015.

BXS: Insiders vs. Shorts

BXS: Insiders vs. Shorts

The most recent short interest data was recently released by the NASDAQ for the 09/30/2015 settlement date, and BancorpSouth Inc. is one of the most shorted stocks of the Russell 3000, based on 9.39 "days to cover" versus the median component at 5.50.

Insiders Seeing Green With BXS At New 52-Week High

Insiders Seeing Green With BXS At New 52-Week High

In trading on Friday, shares of BancorpSouth Inc. touched a new 52-week high of $26.97/share.

First Week of BXS April 2016 Options Trading

First Week of BXS April 2016 Options Trading

Investors in BancorpSouth Inc. saw new options become available this week, for the April 2016 expiration.

BXS: Insiders vs. Shorts

BXS: Insiders vs. Shorts

The most recent short interest data was recently released by the NASDAQ for the 07/15/2015 settlement date, and BancorpSouth Inc. is one of the most shorted stocks of the Russell 3000, based on 11.11 "days to cover" versus the median component at 5.74.

Interesting BXS Put Options For September 18th

Interesting BXS Put Options For September 18th

Investors in BancorpSouth Inc. saw new options become available today, for the September 18th expiration.

Insider Trading Alert - BXS, EXLS And CPF Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - BXS, EXLS And CPF Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include BXS, EXLS and CPF

BXS June 19th Options Begin Trading

BXS June 19th Options Begin Trading

Investors in BancorpSouth Inc. saw new options become available today, for the June 19th expiration.

Ex-Dividend Alert: 3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: XUE, MMD, BXS

Ex-Dividend Alert: 3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: XUE, MMD, BXS

XUE MMD BXS are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Thursday, March 12, 2015

BancorpSouth Shares Cross Below 200 DMA

BancorpSouth Shares Cross Below 200 DMA

In trading on Thursday, shares of BancorpSouth Inc. crossed below their 200 day moving average of $21.96, changing hands as low as $21.91 per share.

TheStreet Quant Rating: A+ (Buy)