BFST: Business First Bancshares, Inc. - Summary | Jitta

Business First Bancshares, Inc.

NASDAQ:BFST

Price
$27.62
Loss Chance
40.6%
7.61JITTA SCORE
51.89%Under Jitta Line
Jitta Ranking
68 / 321
89 / 747
115 / 4,767
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HISTORICAL JITTA SCORE
Jitta Factors
Growth Opportunity (82)
Recent Business Performance (99)
Financial Strength (93)
Return to Shareholders (46)
Competitive Advantage (70)
Jitta Signs
Revenue and EarningConsistent Growth in the past 5 years
Operating MarginExpansion
Dividend PayoutIncreasing Every Year
CapExVery Low
SG&A to SalesDecreasing
Total DepositConsistent Growth
Loan to DepositHigh Efficiency
Net Interest MarginHigh Efficiency
Recent IPOLess than 3 years
New Share IssuedMore than 50% in 5 years
Key Stats
Jitta Score
Jitta Line
7.61
51.89%
6.65
> 1,000%
5.51
967.72%
Regional Banks
8.10
37.32%
8.58
28.71%
8.01
52.80%
COMPANY DESCRIPTION
Business First Bancshares, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for b1BANK that provides various banking products and services. It offers various deposit products and services, including a range of checking, demand, money market, time, and savings accounts, as well as certificates of deposit; and remote deposit capture and direct deposit services. The company also provides commercial and industrial loans, including commercial lines of credit, working capital loans, term loans, equipment financing, asset acquisition, expansion and development loans, borrowing base loans, letters of credit, and other loan products; construction and development loans; commercial real estate loans; residential real estate loans comprising first and second lien 1-4 family mortgage loans, and home equity lines of credit; and consumer loans, including secured and unsecured installment and term loans. In addition, it offers wealth management products, including mutual funds, annuities, individual retirement accounts, and other financial products. Further, the company provides a range of other financial services comprising drive-through banking facilities, automated teller machines, debit and credit cards, and employee and payroll benefits solutions; and night depository, personalized checks, treasury and cash management, merchant, automated clearing house, electronic funds transfer, domestic and foreign wire transfer, traveler’s checks, vault, loan and deposit sweep accounts, lock-box, receivables factoring, correspondent banking, online and mobile banking, e-statements, and bank-by-mail services. The company operates approximately 42 full-service banking centers located in the State of Louisiana and in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex. Business First Bancshares, Inc. was incorporated in 2006 and is headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.