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A Preview Of Home BancShares's Earnings


On Thursday, October 15, Home BancShares (NASDAQ: HOMB) will release its latest earnings report. Decipher the announcement with Benzinga's help.

Earnings and Revenue

Analysts covering Home BancShares modeled for quarterly EPS of $0.39 on revenue of $172.87 million. In the same quarter last year, Home BancShares reported earnings per share of $0.44 on sales of $167.73 million. If the company were to match the consensus estimate when it reports Thursday, earnings would be down 11.36%. Sales would be up 3.07% from the same quarter last year. Here is how the company's reported EPS has stacked up against analyst estimates in the past:

Quarter Q2 2020 Q1 2020 Q4 2020 Q3 2019
EPS Estimate 0.26 0.36 0.42 0.44
EPS Actual 0.38 0 0.44 0.44
Revenue Estimate 165.62 M 163.24 M 164.69 M 171.69 M
Revenue Actual 173.69 M 162.65 M 167.81 M 167.73 M

Stock Performance

Over the last 52-week period, shares are down 9.7%. Given that these returns are generally negative, long-term shareholders won't be happy going into this earnings release.

The general EPS consensus estimate since that time has moved up 50.0% while revenue estimates have moved up 3.07%.

Do not be surprised to see the stock move on comments made during its conference call. Home BancShares is scheduled to hold the call at 14:00:00 ET and can be accessed here:


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