Stock Returns: The First Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ:FBMS) is Beating Porter Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:PBIB)

Stock Prices as of Publication:
FBMS: $30.00
PBIB: $9.41

This is a snapshot to compare the stock returns for The First Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ:FBMS) versus Porter Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:PBIB) .
The stock return points we compare look at the last three-months, six-months and twelve-months. At the end of this snapshot dossier we also look at a side-by-side comparison of revenue through time.

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Both The First Bancshares Inc and Porter Bancorp Inc fall in the Banks sector and the closest match we could find as a proxy is Financials ETF (XLF).

FBMS     Current Price     $30.00
PBIB     Current Price     $9.41

FBMS     3-Month Return     27.91%
PBIB     3-Month Return     -15.98%

FBMS     6-Month Return     73.41%
PBIB     6-Month Return     15.46%

FBMS     12-Month Return     67.6%
PBIB     12-Month Return     56.23%

FBMS     52 Week Range     [$15.32, $30.8]
PBIB     52 Week Range     [$5.5, $13.75]

We can see that The First Bancshares Inc has superior returns to Porter Bancorp Inc across all three of the time periods we have examined.
* The First Bancshares Inc has a positive three-month return while Porter Bancorp Inc is in fact negative.
* Both The First Bancshares Inc and Porter Bancorp Inc have positive returns over the last half a year but FBMS has outperformed PBIB.
* Both The First Bancshares Inc and Porter Bancorp Inc have positive returns over the last 12-months but FBMS has outperformed PBIB.

The First Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ:FBMS) has generated $51 million in revenue in the last year while Porter Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:PBIB) has generated $37 million in revenue in the last year.

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