Tagged: Home Bancshares

Home BancShares 1Q Net Income Up 33 Percent

Home BancShares 1Q Net Income Up 33 Percent

Banking & Finance

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway on Thursday announced record first-quarter net income of $41.4 million for the quarter ended March 31, a 33 percent increase compared to the same period in 2015. read more >

Bank Name Bingo (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

Bank Name Bingo (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

OpinionBanking & FinanceEditor's Note

Consolidation came first, but it was really the financial crisis of 2008 — or, more specifically, the expensive regulatory fallout of the crisis — that created a rush to rename banks. In the current environment, banks have to either acquire or be acquired. And banks that want to be acquirers need names that aren’t too geographically specific. read more >

Davy Carter Named EVP for Home BancShares

Banking & Finance

Carter, who is serving his third term in the state legislature, formerly served as division president for Centennial Bank in Cabot, where he remains a member of the local bank board. read more >

The Good News Is ... (Editorial)

OpinionBanking & Finance

The collapse of the sale of Hawker Beechcraft was unwelcome. But there were several encouraging corporate and economic announcements last week. read more >