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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 6/10

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industry
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Cash to Debt 3.10
SFNC's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
82% of the 1340 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.26 vs. SFNC: 3.10 )
SFNC' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.6   Max: 26.65
Current: 3.1

0.6
26.65
Equity to Asset 0.10
SFNC's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
76% of the 1732 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.09 vs. SFNC: 0.10 )
SFNC' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.08   Max: 0.13
Current: 0.1

0.08
0.13
Interest Coverage 2.65
SFNC's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
81% of the 1595 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.27 vs. SFNC: 2.65 )
SFNC' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.33   Max: 2.65
Current: 2.65

0.33
2.65
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 0.29
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 5/10

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industry
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Operating margin (%) 17.43
SFNC's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 1755 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 28.45 vs. SFNC: 17.43 )
SFNC' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 18.98   Max: 30.27
Current: 17.43

18.98
30.27
Net-margin (%) 12.76
SFNC's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 1762 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 21.29 vs. SFNC: 12.76 )
SFNC' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 13.55   Max: 20.7
Current: 12.76

13.55
20.7
ROE (%) 6.15
SFNC's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 1768 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 8.01 vs. SFNC: 6.15 )
SFNC' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 5.74   Max: 13.4
Current: 6.15

5.74
13.4
ROA (%) 0.63
SFNC's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 1768 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.75 vs. SFNC: 0.63 )
SFNC' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 0.59   Max: 1.31
Current: 0.63

0.59
1.31
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 32.80
SFNC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 1726 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 68.75 vs. SFNC: 32.80 )
SFNC' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 31.41   Max: 176.54
Current: 32.8

31.41
176.54
Revenue Growth (%) 0.20
SFNC's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 1536 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. SFNC: 0.20 )
SFNC' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -2.7   Max: 8.2
Current: 0.2

-2.7
8.2
EBITDA Growth (%) -12.10
SFNC's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 1385 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. SFNC: -12.10 )
SFNC' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -12.1   Max: 12.7
Current: -12.1

-12.1
12.7
EPS Growth (%) -12.90
SFNC's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 1355 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 9.20 vs. SFNC: -12.90 )
SFNC' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -12.9   Max: 12.5
Current: -12.9

-12.9
12.5
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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 26.90
SFNC's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
53% of the 1578 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 13.70 vs. SFNC: 26.90 )
SFNC' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 9.7   Max: 30.48
Current: 26.9

9.7
30.48
P/B 1.62
SFNC's P/B is ranked higher than
55% of the 1590 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. SFNC: 1.62 )
SFNC' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.85   Max: 1.95
Current: 1.62

0.85
1.95
P/S 3.43
SFNC's P/S is ranked higher than
66% of the 1711 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 2.85 vs. SFNC: 3.43 )
SFNC' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 1.9   Max: 4.42
Current: 3.43

1.9
4.42
PFCF 64.34
SFNC's PFCF is ranked lower than
59% of the 982 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 8.80 vs. SFNC: 64.34 )
SFNC' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 4.63   Max: 66.69
Current: 64.34

4.63
66.69
EV-to-EBIT 8.41
SFNC's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
91% of the 1906 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 19.25 vs. SFNC: 8.41 )
SFNC' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 16.6
Current: 8.41

0.1
16.6
Shiller P/E 22.91
SFNC's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
64% of the 1093 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 16.35 vs. SFNC: 22.91 )
SFNC' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 10.03   Max: 23.71
Current: 22.91

10.03
23.71

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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Dividend Yield 2.14
SFNC's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
53% of the 1484 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 2.38 vs. SFNC: 2.14 )
SFNC' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 1.84   Max: 3.81
Current: 2.14

1.84
3.81
Dividend Payout 0.56
SFNC's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
60% of the 1906 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. SFNC: 0.56 )
SFNC' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.16   Max: 0.9
Current: 0.56

0.16
0.9
Dividend growth (3y) 3.40
SFNC's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
74% of the 1033 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. SFNC: 3.40 )
SFNC' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 21.3
Current: 3.4

0
21.3
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.39
SFNC's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
53% of the 1497 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 2.67 vs. SFNC: 2.39 )
SFNC' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 2.09   Max: 4.33
Current: 2.39

2.09
4.33
Share Buyback Rate 1.80
SFNC's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
95% of the 1291 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: -1.90 vs. SFNC: 1.80 )
SFNC' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 1.8   Max: -9.7
Current: 1.8

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 2.09
SFNC's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
62% of the 1906 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.44 vs. SFNC: 2.09 )
SFNC' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.09   Max: 5.48
Current: 2.09

1.09
5.48
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.17
SFNC's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
52% of the 1192 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. SFNC: 1.17 )
SFNC' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 1.12
Current: 1.17

0.32
1.12
Price/Median PS Value 1.17
SFNC's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
71% of the 1906 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.16 vs. SFNC: 1.17 )
SFNC' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.53   Max: 1.46
Current: 1.17

0.53
1.46
Price/Graham Number 1.58
SFNC's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
51% of the 1409 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.93 vs. SFNC: 1.58 )
SFNC' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.61   Max: 2.84
Current: 1.58

0.61
2.84
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 11.90
SFNC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
89% of the 1603 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. SFNC: 11.90 )
SFNC' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 6   Max: 2637
Current: 11.9

6
2637
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -0.71
SFNC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
53% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 14.46 vs. SFNC: -0.71 )
SFNC' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -0.1   Max: 18.6
Current: -0.71

-0.1
18.6

Business Description

Industry: Banks » Banks - Regional - US
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Simmons First National Corporation is incorporated in Arkansas. It is a multi-bank financial holding company. It provides a range of banking services to individual and corporate customers through its subsidiaries and their branch banks with offices in Arkansas, Missouri and Kansas. The Company own eight community banks that are strategically located throughout Arkansas and conduct its operations through 96 offices, of which 92 are branches located in 55 communities in Arkansas, Missouri and Kansas. Its community banks are supported by its main subsidiary bank, Simmons First National Bank, which allows its community banks to provide products and services, such as a bank-issued credit card, that are usually offered only by larger banks. Its community banking business model involves some additional administrative costs as a result of maintaining multiple bank charters, but has allowed it to maintain strong management at the local level to meet the needs of local customers while ensuring good asset quality. In addition the Company provides efficiencies through consolidated back office support for information systems, loan review, compliance, human resources, accounting and internal audit. The Company faces competition from commercial banks in its various market areas. In addition, it also competes with other providers of financial services, such as savings and loan associations, credit unions, finance companies, securities firms, insurance companies, full service brokerage firms and discount brokerage firms. The Company, as a bank holding company, is subject to both federal and state regulation.
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