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FY2018 EPS Estimates for Bancorpsouth Bank Boosted by Analyst (BXS)

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Bancorpsouth Bank (NYSE:BXS) – Jefferies Financial Group raised their FY2018 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Bancorpsouth Bank in a note issued to investors on Monday, July 9th. Jefferies Financial Group analyst C. Haire now forecasts that the bank will post earnings per share of $2.25 for the year, up from their prior forecast of $2.21. Bancorpsouth Bank (NYSE:BXS) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April 18th. The bank reported $0.54 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.52 by $0.02. Bancorpsouth Bank had a return on equity of 9.49% and a net margin of 20.58%. The business had revenue of $217.01 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’