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.

STBA was given price targets by several analysts. The highest price target was 38.5, implying potential capital gains of 2.75 percent. The lowest price target was 36.5, which equates to a potential downside of -2.59 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 3.45 percent. That number becomes 3.45 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 3.3 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 3.3 percent in FY estimates.

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 revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 4 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

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. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. 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 STBA is 11.71.

In the trailing 52-weeks, STBA hit 39.84 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 24.83. Currently the stock is 50.91 percent higher than its low, and 5.95 percent below the high. STBA has a P/E 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 market cap of STBA is $1.31 billion. STBA's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.