Analyst Ratings for Republic Bancorp Inc. (Kentucky) Cl A (RBCAA)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Shares of Republic Bancorp Inc. (Kentucky) Cl A (NASDAQ:RBCAA) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. About 30 days ago, RBCAA was issued an average rating of Overweight.

Of the 2 analysts covering the stock, 1 gave it a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 1 issued a hold rating, 0 issued 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. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

A number of analysts gave price targets for RBCAA. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 39, implying a possible profit of 9.18 percent. The lowest price target was 39, which equates to a potential downside of 9.18 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 0 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.65 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -1.21 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

RBCAA has an estimated earnings growth rate of -1.57 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. RBCAA has a PEG ratio of -9.58.

In the trailing 52-weeks, RBCAA hit 40.74 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 28.56. Today's price is 25.07 percent above the 52-week low, and 12.32 percent below the high. RBCAA has a price/earnings ratio of 15.04. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The RBCAA value stock report compares RBCAA to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of RBCAA is $0.81013 billion. RBCAA will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.