Analyst Ratings for S&T Bancorp Inc. (STBA)

Updated: 2017-07-28

An average rating of Hold has been given to S&T Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:STBA) by analysts covering the stock. Last month, STBA received an average rating of Hold.

Of the 4 analysts covering the stock, 0 gave it a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 4 issued a hold rating, 0 issued 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 0. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for STBA. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 38.5, implying potential capital gains of 2.75 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 36.5, implying potential capital losses of -2.59 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 3.45 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes 3.45 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 3.3 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 3.3 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 4 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 4 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of STBA's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 1.41 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. 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, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of STBA is 11.71.

STBA has traded between a high of 39.84 and a low of 24.83 over the past year. Today's price is 50.91 percent above the 52-week low, and 5.95 percent lower than its 52-week high. STBA has a price/earnings ratio of 16.51. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The STBA value stock report compares STBA to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.31 billion. STBA is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.