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MetroCorp Bancshares, Inc.
) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The bank
(southwest) company's consensus earnings per share forecast from
the 3 analysts that follow the stock is $0.10. This value
represents a -23.08% 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 1st calendar quarter where they
beat the consensus by 60%. The days to cover, as reported in the
6/29/2012 12:00:00 AM short interest update, increased145.8717 from
previous report on6/15/2012 12:00:00 AM Zacks Investment Research
reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for MCBI is 20.59 vs.
an industry ratio of 14.80, implying that they will have a higher
earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.