Analyst Ratings for Wilshire Bancorp Inc (WIBC)Updated: 2016-07-31
Investment analysts gave a few price targets for WIBC. The highest price target was 13.5, implying potential capital gains of 25.7 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 13.5, which equates to a potential downside of 25.7 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.
Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -2.5 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -2.5 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -0.01 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -1.22 percent.
Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 1 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 1 analysts decreased their estimates.
The growth rate of WIBC's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 9.39 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is 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. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. WIBC has a PEG ratio of 1.56.
In the last 52-weeks, WIBC has achieved a high of 0.00 and a low of 0.00. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 0 percent, and 0 percent lower than its 52-week high. WIBC has a price/earnings 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's next earnings release will be on 2016-10-17, which is -1068 days away.