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MetroCorp Bancshares, Inc.
) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The bank
(southwest) company's consensus earnings per share forecast from
the 3 analysts that follow the stock is $0.13. This value
represents a -285.71% decrease compared to the same quarter last
year. In the past year MCBI has beat the expectations every
quarter. The highest one was in the 3rd calendar quarter where they
beat the consensus by 15.38%. The "days to cover" for this stock
exceeds 12 days. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012
Price to Earnings ratio for MCBI is 17.33 vs. an industry ratio of
14.80, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than
their competitors in the same industry.