Analyst Ratings for EverBank Financial Corp. (EVER)

Updated: 2017-06-08

Shares of EverBank Financial Corp. (NYSE:EVER) have received a consensus rating of Hold from Wall Street analysts. A consensus rating of Underweight was previously issued for EVER last month.

2 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 0 gave EVER a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 2 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 0. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has decreased by 1.

A number of analysts gave price targets for EVER. The highest price target was 19.5, implying potential capital gains of 0.1 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 17, which equates to a potential downside of -12.73 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. That number becomes 1.32 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 -0.3 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 1.71 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

EVER has an estimated earnings growth rate of 37.92 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, 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, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of EVER is 0.45.

EVER has traded between a high of 19.52 and a low of 13.71 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 42.09 percent, and below the high by 0.2 percent. EVER has a price/earnings ratio of 17.24. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The EVER value stock report compares EVER to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $2.49 billion. EVER's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.