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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for CTBI. The highest price target was 45.5, implying potential capital gains of 6.43 percent. The minimum price target given was 42, implying a possible loss of -1.75 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of -1.37 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -1.37 percent. 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.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 2 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 2 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of CTBI to grow at a rate of 2.88 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, 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.

In the last 52-weeks, CTBI has achieved a high of 51.35 and a low of 34.43. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 24.16 percent, and 16.75 percent lower than its 52-week high. 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 stock has a market capitalization of $0.76162 billion. CTBI is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.