Business First Bancshares Inc (OQ:BFST)

Business Focus: Commercial Banks

Sector:  Financials Industry:  Banks
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Company Contact
Address: 500 Laurel St Ste 101
BATON ROUGE LA 70801-1811
Tel: N/A
Website: N/A
Key People
Robert S. Greer
Independent Chairman of the Board
David R. Melville
President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
Gregory Robertson
Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer
Business Overview
Business First Bancshares, Inc. is a holding company of Business First Bank, a Louisiana state banking association and community-based financial institution that offers banking products and services. The Bank offers savings and money market accounts, certificates of deposit, commercial and consumer loans, mortgage loans, real estate loans, and other installment and term loans. It also provides wealth management products, drive-through banking facilities, automated teller machines, night depository, personalized checks, credit cards, debit cards, Internet banking, electronic funds transfers through automated clearing house (ACH) services, domestic and foreign wire transfers, traveler's checks, cash management, vault services, loan and deposit sweep accounts, and lock box services. Its wealth management services includes financial planning, retirement services, and trust and investment management
Financial Overview
For the three months ended 31 March 2019, Business First Bancshares Inc interest income increased 43% to $24.6M. Net interest income after loan loss provision increased 32% to $18.5M. Net income increased 82% to $5.7M. Net interest income after loan loss provision reflects Net Interest Margin - Total - % increase of 1% to 4.01%, Interest and Fees on Loans increase of 43% to $22.4M.
Employees: 346 as of Mar 31, 2019
Reporting Currency: U.S. Dollars
Enterprise value: $318.30M as of Mar 31, 2019
Annual revenue (TTM): $83.56M as of Mar 31, 2019
EBITDA (TTM): $24.26M as of Mar 31, 2019
Net annual income (TTM): $16.64M as of Mar 31, 2019
Free cash flow (TTM): $22.78M as of Mar 31, 2019
Net Debt Last Fiscal Year: N/A
Shares outstanding: 13,361,482 as of May 3, 2019
TTM: Trailing Twelve Months
EBITDA: Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, & Amortization