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 highest price target was 39, implying potential capital gains of 9.18 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 39, which equates to a potential downside of 9.18 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.

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

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 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of RBCAA to grow at a rate of -1.57 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. 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. The PEG ratio of RBCAA is -9.58.

In the trailing 52-weeks, RBCAA hit 40.74 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 28.56. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 25.07 percent, and below the high by 12.32 percent. RBCAA has a P/E 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.