Key Factors to Monitor for Equity Bancshares (EQBK)

Equity Bancshares logged a 2.6% change during today's morning session, and is now trading at a price of $32.46 per share. On average, analysts give it a target price of $37.8.

Equity Bancshares, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Equity Bank that provides a range of banking, mortgage banking, and financial services to individual and corporate customers. The small-cap company is based in the United States. Equity Bancshares currently returns an annual dividend yield of 1.4%.

What to Consider if You Are Thinking of Buying Equity Bancshares:

  • Equity Bancshares has moved 4.0% over the last year.

  • EQBK has a forward P/E ratio of 7.5 based on its EPS guidance of 4.34.

  • The company has a price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio of 0.84.

  • Its Price to Book (P/B) ratio is 1.11

Equity Bancshares Has Positive Cash Flows

Date Reported Cash Flow from Operations ($ k) Capital expenditures ($ k) Free Cash Flow ($ k) YoY Growth (%)
2023 79,932 14,421 65,511 -7.2
2022 74,073 3,479 70,594 -27.67
2021 102,698 5,101 97,597 186.44
2020 43,621 9,549 34,072 -18.04
2019 48,521 6,948 41,573 49.36
2018 36,666 8,831 27,835

The firm's free cash flows have a decent average of $56.2 Million over the last 5 years. The compounded average growth rate over this period is 13.5%, with a year-on-year growth variability coefficient of 291.82%.

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