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First Bancshares Inc (FBMS.OQ)

FBMS.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Market

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19 Oct 2018
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First Bancshares Announces The Acquisition Of FMB Banking Corp
Tuesday, 24 Jul 2018 

July 24 (Reuters) - First Bancshares Inc ::FIRST BANCSHARES, INC. ANNOUNCES THE ACQUISITION OF FMB BANKING CORPORATION.FIRST BANCSHARES - EACH FMB SHAREHOLDER WILL HAVE OPTION TO GET EITHER $204.70 IN CASH/5.6391 SHARES OF CO'S STOCK IN EXCHANGE FOR EACH SHARE OF FMB STOCK.FIRST BANCSHARES INC - AGGREGATE CONSIDERATION IS VALUED AT APPROXIMATELY $80 MILLION.FIRST BANCSHARES INC - FIRST BANCSHARES HAS AGREED TO ACQUIRE 100% OF COMMON STOCK OF FMB BANKING CORPORATION IN A COMBINED STOCK & CASH TRANSACTION.  Full Article

First Bancshares Q2 Earnings Per Share $0.40
Tuesday, 24 Jul 2018 

First Bancshares Inc ::THE FIRST BANCSHARES, INC. REPORTS A 121.7% INCREASE IN NET INCOME AVAILABLE TO COMMON SHAREHOLDERS AND A 102.7% INCREASE IN OPERATING NET EARNINGS FOR THE SECOND QUARTER ENDED JUNE 30, 2018; DECLARES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF $0.05.Q2 OPERATING EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.62 EXCLUDING ITEMS.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.40.FIRST BANCSHARES - NET INTEREST INCOME WAS $21.6 MILLION FOR THE SECOND QUARTER OF 2018 AS COMPARED TO $14.8 MILLION FOR THE SECOND QUARTER OF 2017.  Full Article

The First Bancshares Inc Q1 Earnings Per Share $0.34
Wednesday, 25 Apr 2018 

April 24 (Reuters) - First Bancshares Inc ::THE FIRST BANCSHARES, INC. REPORTS A 252.7% INCREASE IN NET INCOME AVAILABLE TO COMMON SHAREHOLDERS AND A 58.4% INCREASE IN OPERATING NET EARNINGS FOR THE FIRST QUARTER ENDED MARCH 31, 2018; DECLARES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF $0.05.Q1 OPERATING EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.46 EXCLUDING ITEMS.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.34.QTRLY NET INTEREST INCOME FOR Q1 OF 2018 WAS $16.4 MILLION, AN INCREASE OF $2.2 MILLION WHEN COMPARED TO Q1 OF 2017.  Full Article

First Bancshares Announces Acquisition Of Sunshine Financial
Wednesday, 6 Dec 2017 

Dec 6 (Reuters) - First Bancshares Inc ::THE FIRST BANCSHARES, INC. ANNOUNCES THE ACQUISITION OF SUNSHINE FINANCIAL, INC..FIRST BANCSHARES INC - AGGREGATE DEAL CONSIDERATION IS VALUED AT APPROXIMATELY $32.1 MILLION.FIRST BANCSHARES - EACH SUNSHINE SHAREHOLDER TO HAVE OPTION TO GET EITHER $27.00 IN CASH OR 0.93 OF A SHARE OF CO FOR EACH SHARE OF SUNSHINE STOCK.FIRST BANCSHARES INC - AGREEMENT AND PLAN OF MERGER HAS BEEN APPROVED BY BOARDS OF DIRECTORS OF FIRST BANCSHARES AND SUNSHINE.  Full Article

First Bancshares announces of common stock offering
Tuesday, 24 Oct 2017 

Oct 24 (Reuters) - First Bancshares Inc :First Bancshares announces commencement of common stock offering.First Bancshares - ‍announced commencement of an underwritten public offering of approximately $45 million of shares of its common stock to public​.First Bancshares - ‍intends to use net proceeds from offering to fund cash portion of purchase price for co's acquisition of southwest banc shares inc​.  Full Article

First Bancshares to buy Southwest Banc Shares
Tuesday, 24 Oct 2017 

Oct 24 (Reuters) - First Bancshares Inc :First Bancshares announces the acquisition of southwest banc shares, inc..First Bancshares - will pay shareholders of southwest $60 million in transaction value with 60% in stock and 40% in cash​.First Bancshares - ‍transaction is expected to be accretive in 2019​.  Full Article

First Bancshares Q3 EPS $0.51
Tuesday, 24 Oct 2017 

Oct 24 (Reuters) - First Bancshares Inc :First Bancshares reports quarterly results and declares quarterly dividend.Q3 earnings per share $0.51.First Bancshares - ‍net interest income for q3 of 2017 was $14.9 million, an increase of $4.9 million when compared to q3 2016​.  Full Article

BRIEF-The First Bancshares Inc Q1 Earnings Per Share $0.34

* THE FIRST BANCSHARES, INC. REPORTS A 252.7% INCREASE IN NET INCOME AVAILABLE TO COMMON SHAREHOLDERS AND A 58.4% INCREASE IN OPERATING NET EARNINGS FOR THE FIRST QUARTER ENDED MARCH 31, 2018; DECLARES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF $0.05