Analyst Ratings for Wilshire Bancorp Inc (WIBC)Updated: 2016-07-31
Several price targets were given for WIBC by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic price target was 13.5, which equates to a potential upside of 25.7 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 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.
In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -2.5 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -2.5 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -0.01 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -1.22 percent.
Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 1 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 1 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.
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. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, 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, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. WIBC has a PEG ratio of 1.56.
WIBC has traded between a high of 0.00 and a low of 0.00 over the past year. Today's price is 0 percent above the 52-week low, and 0 percent lower than its 52-week 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 stock has a market capitalization of $0.83181 billion. WIBC's next earnings release will be on 2016-10-17, which is -764 days away.