Horizon Bancorp: Reducing The Earnings Estimate But Stock Is Still Attractively Valued

Nov. 09, 2022 1:28 AM ETHorizon Bancorp, Inc. (HBNC)
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  • Loan growth will slow down due to slimmer pipelines, high-interest rates, and network reduction.
  • Due to an increase in the deposit beta, the margin will likely contract in the last quarter of 2022.
  • The December 2023 target price suggests a high upside from the current market price. Further, Horizon Bancorp is offering a good dividend yield.

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The earnings of Horizon Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:HBNC) will most probably continue to grow through the end of 2023 mostly on the back of moderate loan growth. Meanwhile, the net interest margin will likely face some pressure in the fourth quarter

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Net INterest Margin History Horizon bancorp

3Q 2022 Earnings Presentation

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