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Equity Bancshares, Inc.

$46.6 Million 07/17/2017 Depository Pending
Lead Bankers: Justin Evans, Adam Glasier
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Transaction Details

  • Announcement Date: July 17, 2017
  • Expected Closing: 4Q’17
  • Deal Value: $46.6 million
  • Total consideration to consist of approximately 80% stock / 20% cash
  • Under the terms of the agreement, Eastman shareholders will receive 6.1389 shares of EQBK common stock and $48.91 in cash for each share of Eastman common stock
  • The pro forma company will be ranked 2nd in deposit market share in the Ponca City MSA
  • 11.8x price / LTM earnings (6/30/17)
  • 176% price / tangible book value (6/30/17)
Sources: Company filings, SNL Financial and publicly available information.
  1. Note: Financial information is based on bank-level data and is as of March 31, 2017. Deposit market share data is as of June 30, 2016.

    Note: Eastman branch count excludes one facility location without deposits.

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