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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for RBCAA. The maximum price target given 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. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. That number becomes 0 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 0.65 percent, compared to last month. 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, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

RBCAA has an estimated earnings growth rate of -1.57 percent as forecasted by analysts. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, 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, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. 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 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 is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.