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.

BAP was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 235, which equates to a potential upside of 24.4 percent. The minimum price target given was 167, implying a possible loss of -11.6 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0.44 percent. That number becomes 0.89 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -0.14 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -0.1 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 1 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 1 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of BAP's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 3.74 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. 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. Today's price is 30.98 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 0.02 percent. 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.