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First Bancshares Inc (FBMS.OQ)

FBMS.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Market

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

First Bancshares Announces Acquisition Of Sunshine Financial
Wednesday, 6 Dec 2017 05:37pm EST 

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 05:43pm EDT 

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 05:41pm EDT 

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 05:40pm EDT 

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 files for mixed shelf of up to $125 million
Friday, 15 Sep 2017 05:30pm EDT 

Sept 15 (Reuters) - First Bancshares Inc :Files for mixed shelf of up to $125 million - SEC filing‍​.  Full Article

First Bancshares Q2 earnings per share $0.26
Friday, 21 Jul 2017 05:15pm EDT 

July 21 (Reuters) - First Bancshares Inc ::The First Bancshares, Inc. reports quarterly results and declares quarterly dividend.Q2 earnings per share $0.26.Net interest income $14.8 million for Q2 2017 versus $9.9 million last year.  Full Article

First Bancshares reports Q4 earnings per share $0.30
Wednesday, 25 Jan 2017 07:54pm EST 

First Bancshares Inc - : Reports a 20 percent increase in operating net earnings and declares quarterly dividends . Q4 earnings per share $0.30 .Operating net earnings available to common shareholders for Q4 of 2016 totaled $2.4 million as compared to $2.2 million for Q4 of 2015.  Full Article

First Bancshares Q2 earnings per share $0.47
Friday, 22 Jul 2016 09:15pm EDT 

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
Friday, 22 Jul 2016 07:09pm EDT 

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.