Analyst Ratings for Enterprise Financial Services Corp. (EFSC)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Shares of Enterprise Financial Services Corp. (NASDAQ:EFSC) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. Last month, EFSC received an average rating of Overweight.

A buy rating was issued by 2 analysts, 0 gave an overweight rating, 2 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

EFSC was given price targets by several analysts. The highest price target was 50, implying a possible profit of 26.58 percent. The minimum price target given was 45, which equates to a potential downside of 13.92 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 0.75 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -1.34 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -0.95 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 2 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 3 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of EFSC to grow at a rate of 9.1 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of EFSC is 1.87.

EFSC has traded between a high of 46.25 and a low of 28.07 over the past year. Today's price is 40.72 percent above the 52-week low, and 14.59 percent below the high. EFSC has a P/E ratio of 17.03. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The EFSC value stock report compares EFSC to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $0.9347 billion. EFSC will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.