Ameris Bancorp (ABCB)

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Last closing price (Dec 19 4:00 EDT):
25.58 (-1.46%) ? 
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Return to date (1m/3m/6m/12m):
17.02% ? 
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Consensus price target (1m/3m/6m/12m):
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Description:
Ameris Bancorp operates as the holding company for the Ameris Bank, which provides a range of banking services to retail and commercial customers. It offers various deposit accounts and services, including commercial and retail checking accounts, regular interest-bearing savings accounts, money market accounts, individual retirement accounts, and certificates of deposit. The company’s loan portfolio comprises agricultural loans, commercial business loans, commercial and residential real estate construction and mortgage loans, revolving lines of credit, and letters of credit, as well as consumer loans, such as motor vehicle loans, home improvement loans, home equity loans, student and signature loans, and small personal credit lines. As of March 31, 2012, it had 67 locations in Georgia, Alabama, northern Florida, and South Carolina. The company was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Moultrie, Georgia.
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Brady Gailey Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Buy   Oct 23, '13   17.82  23.00  Oct 23, '14  31.37% 
Brady Gailey Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Buy   Jul 19, '13   18.14  21.00  Jul 19, '14  16.59% 
Christopher Marinac FIG Partners, LLC Buy   Apr 24, '13   13.88    Apr 24, '14  62.82% 
Peyton Green Sterne, Agee & Leach Buy   Jan 30, '12   10.74  13.00  Jan 30, '13  22.35%