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First Bancshares Inc (FBMS.OQ)

FBMS.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Market

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15 Dec 2017
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

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

First Bancshares Q2 earnings per share $0.47
Saturday, 23 Jul 2016 

First Bancshares Inc : The First Bancshares, Inc. reports a 22% increase in quarterly net earnings and declares quarterly dividends . Q2 earnings per share $0.47 . Q2 operating earnings per share $0.47 .Qtrlly net interest income increased $639,000 in quarterly comparison as interest income earned on a higher volume of loans.  Full Article

First Bancshares Q2 earnings per share $0.47
Saturday, 23 Jul 2016 

First Bancshares Inc : The First Bancshares, Inc. reports a 22% increase in quarterly net earnings and declares quarterly dividends . Q2 earnings per share $0.47 . Q2 operating earnings per share $0.47 .Qtrlly net interest income increased $639,000 in quarterly comparison as interest income earned on a higher volume of loans.  Full Article

BRIEF-First Bancshares Announces Acquisition Of Sunshine Financial

* THE FIRST BANCSHARES, INC. ANNOUNCES THE ACQUISITION OF SUNSHINE FINANCIAL, INC.