Analyst Ratings for Wilshire Bancorp Inc (WIBC)Updated: 2016-07-31
WIBC was given price targets by several analysts. The highest price target was 13.5, implying potential capital gains of 25.7 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 13.5, implying potential capital losses of 25.7 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 -2.5 percent. That number becomes -2.5 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 downwards by -0.01 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -1.22 percent in FY estimates.
Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 1 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 1 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.
WIBC has an estimated earnings growth rate of 9.39 percent as forecasted by analysts. 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. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of WIBC is 1.56.
In the trailing 52-weeks, WIBC hit 0.00 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 0.00. Today's price is 0 percent above the 52-week low, and 0 percent below the high. WIBC has a P/E ratio of 14.68. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The WIBC value stock report compares WIBC to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of WIBC is $0.83181 billion. WIBC will post this quarters earnings in -826 days, on 2016-10-17.