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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for BAP. The maximum price target given was 235, which equates to a potential upside of 24.4 percent. The minimum price target given 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.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0.44 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 0.89 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -0.14 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -0.1 percent in FY estimates.

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, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 1 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

BAP has an estimated earnings growth rate of 3.74 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, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. BAP has a PEG ratio of 3.71.

BAP has a 52-week high of 188.95 and a 52-week low of 144.23. Currently the stock is 30.98 percent higher than its low, and 0.02 percent below the high. BAP has a price/earnings 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 market cap of BAP is $14.94 billion. BAP is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.