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 maximum price target given was 39, implying a possible profit of 9.18 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 39, implying potential capital losses of 9.18 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

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. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0.65 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -1.21 percent in FY estimates.

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, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of RBCAA's earnings is estimated by analysts to be -1.57 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. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers 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 lower than its 52-week 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.