Analyst Ratings for TriCo Bancshares (TCBK)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Analysts covering TriCo Bancshares (NASDAQ:TCBK) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. About 30 days ago, TCBK was issued an average rating of Overweight.

2 analysts declared TCBK a buy, 1 issued an overweight rating, 3 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave 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. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for TCBK. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 40, which equates to a potential upside of 10.47 percent. The lowest price target was 37, implying a possible loss of 2.18 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.

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 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 1.22 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. 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 TCBK's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 7.73 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of TCBK is 2.34.

TCBK has a 52-week high of 37.98 and a 52-week low of 23.90. Currently the stock is 51.51 percent higher than its low, and 4.66 percent below the high. TCBK has a P/E ratio of 18.11. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The TCBK value stock report compares TCBK to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of TCBK is $0.80879 billion. TCBK will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.