Analyst Ratings for Community Trust Bancorp Inc. (CTBI)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Shares of Community Trust Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:CTBI) have received a consensus rating of Hold from Wall Street analysts. About 30 days ago, CTBI was issued an average rating of Hold.

0 analysts declared CTBI a buy, 0 issued an overweight rating, 5 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

CTBI was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic price target was 45.5, which equates to a potential upside of 6.43 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 42, implying potential capital losses of -1.75 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of -1.37 percent. That number becomes -1.37 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -0.54 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -0.54 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 2 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 2 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of CTBI to grow at a rate of 2.88 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. CTBI has a PEG ratio of 5.58.

CTBI has a 52-week high of 51.35 and a 52-week low of 34.43. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 24.16 percent, and below the high by 16.75 percent. CTBI has a P/E ratio of 16.07. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The CTBI value stock report compares CTBI to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of CTBI is $0.76162 billion. CTBI will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.