Analyst Ratings for First Interstate BancSystem Inc. Cl A (FIBK)

Updated: 2017-07-27

First Interstate BancSystem Inc. Cl A (NASDAQ:FIBK) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. Last month, FIBK received an average rating of Overweight.

Of the 7 analysts covering the stock, 4 gave it a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 3 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 2. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Several price targets were given for FIBK by the analysts covering the stock. The maximum price target given was 45, implying a possible profit of 22.12 percent. The minimum price target given was 41, implying a possible loss of 11.26 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes 0.91 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 1.34 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of FIBK to grow at a rate of 4.99 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, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. FIBK has a PEG ratio of 3.37.

In the trailing 52-weeks, FIBK hit 45.35 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 28.57. Today's price is 28.98 percent above the 52-week low, and 18.74 percent below the high. FIBK has a P/E ratio of 16.83. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The FIBK value stock report compares FIBK to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $2.06 billion. FIBK will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.