Analyst Ratings for Credicorp Ltd. (BAP)

Updated: 2017-07-29

Shares of Credicorp Ltd. (NYSE:BAP) have received a consensus rating of Buy from Wall Street analysts. A consensus rating of Buy was previously issued for BAP last month.

A buy rating was issued by 11 analysts, 0 gave an overweight rating, 3 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an decrease of 1 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

A number of analysts gave price targets for BAP. The maximum price target given was 235, which equates to a potential upside of 24.4 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 167, which equates to a potential downside of -11.6 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 0.44 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 0.89 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -0.14 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -0.1 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 1 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 1 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of BAP's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 3.74 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of BAP is 3.71.

In the trailing 52-weeks, BAP hit 188.95 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 144.23. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 30.98 percent, and below the high by 0.02 percent. BAP has a P/E ratio of 13.88. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The BAP value stock report compares BAP to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $14.94 billion. BAP's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.