United Community Banks (NASDAQ:UCBI) will release its earnings data after the market closes on Tuesday, January 23rd. Analysts expect United Community Banks to post earnings of $0.41 per share for the quarter.

United Community Banks (NASDAQ:UCBI) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October 24th. The financial services provider reported $0.41 EPS for the quarter, meeting analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.41. The company had revenue of $109.35 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $114.65 million. United Community Banks had a return on equity of 10.31% and a net margin of 23.09%. The firm’s revenue was up 3.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.36 earnings per share. On average, analysts expect United Community Banks to post $2 EPS for the current fiscal year and $2 EPS for the next fiscal year.

United Community Banks (NASDAQ:UCBI) opened at $30.86 on Tuesday. The company has a quick ratio of 0.80, a current ratio of 0.81 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.52. The firm has a market capitalization of $2,265.28, a PE ratio of 20.85 and a beta of 0.89. United Community Banks has a 1-year low of $24.47 and a 1-year high of $31.37.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, January 5th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 15th were issued a $0.10 dividend. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.30%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, December 14th. United Community Banks’s dividend payout ratio is presently 27.03%.

UCBI has been the topic of a number of research reports. SunTrust Banks reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $33.00 price objective on shares of United Community Banks in a report on Thursday, October 12th. Zacks Investment Research raised United Community Banks from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $30.00 price objective on the stock in a report on Wednesday, September 27th. BidaskClub lowered United Community Banks from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Saturday, December 9th. Finally, ValuEngine lowered United Community Banks from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, November 14th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating, four have assigned a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. The company currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $31.00.

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About United Community Banks

United Community Banks, Inc (United) is a bank holding company. United conducts its operations through a community-focused operating model of separate community banks, which, as of December 31, 2016, operated at 139 locations throughout the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, Georgia, and Gainesville, Georgia metropolitan statistical areas, upstate and coastal South Carolina, north and coastal Georgia, western North Carolina, and east Tennessee.

Earnings History for United Community Banks (NASDAQ:UCBI)

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