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OZRK

Bank of the Ozarks

$41.36

0.77 (1.90%)

06:01
10/11/16
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06:01
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Bank of the Ozarks reports Q3 EPS 66c, consensus 60c

The company's annualized returns on average assets, average common stockholders' equity and average tangible common stockholders' equity for the third quarter of 2016 decreased to 1.80%, 12.18% and 16.01%, respectively, compared to 2.05%, 14.46% and 16.44%, respectively, for the third quarter of 2015. The Company's annualized returns on average assets, average common stockholders' equity and average tangible common stockholders' equity for the first nine months of 2016 decreased to 1.88%, 13.27% and 15.88%, respectively, compared to 2.11%, 14.95% and 17.05%, respectively, for the first nine months of 2015.

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OZRK Bank of the Ozarks
$41.36

0.77 (1.90%)

05/13/16
KBWI
05/13/16
UPGRADE
Target $48
KBWI
Outperform
Bank of the Ozarks upgraded to Outperform at Keefe Bruyette
Keefe Bruyette analyst Catherine Mealor upgraded Bank of the Ozarks to Outperform from Market Perform with a $48 price target. Regulatory approvals for the Community & Southern Bank and C1 Bank mergers will serve as a catalyst for the shares, Mealor tells investors in an intraday research note. The stock is down 36c to $36.13 in afternoon trading.
06/03/16
PIPR
06/03/16
NO CHANGE
Target $46
PIPR
Overweight
Ozarks debt issue likely after Kroll ratings, says Piper Jaffray
Piper Jaffray analyst Peyton Green points out that Bank of the Ozarks received Kroll bond ratings on June 1 at the parent and bank subsidiary for subordinated debt and other liabilities. This likely precedes a subordinated debt issue, which could be in the $250M-$300M range, Green tells investors in a research note. A debt offering would indicate that Ozarks' growth "will remain robust," the analyst contends. He keeps an Overweight rating on the shares with a $46 price target.
06/23/16
WELS
06/23/16
INITIATION
WELS
Market Perform
Bank of the Ozarks initiated with a Market Perform at Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo analyst Timur Braziler initiated Bank of the Ozarks with a Market Perform and $41-$43 valuation range. The analyst said renewed focus on commercial real estate concentration limits, coupled with the potential for a turn in the credit cycle, keeps him on the sidelines.
09/16/16
RAFF
09/16/16
INITIATION
Target $46
RAFF
Buy
Bank of the Ozarks initiated with a Buy at Rafferty Capital (earlier)
Rafferty Capital analyst Satyam Arora initiated earlier shares of Bank of the Ozarks with a Buy rating and $46 price target.

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