Analyst Ratings for Flagstar Bancorp Inc. (FBC)

Updated: 2017-07-29

Flagstar Bancorp Inc. (NYSE:FBC) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for FBC last month.

8 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 4 gave FBC a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 4 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for FBC. The highest price target was 35, implying potential capital gains of 8.33 percent. The lowest price target was 29, implying potential capital losses of -10.24 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -1.46 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0.43 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 1.1 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 2 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 2 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 3 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

FBC has an estimated earnings growth rate of -10.91 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. 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 FBC is -1.14.

FBC has traded between a high of 32.88 and a low of 25.06 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 28.93 percent, and below the high by 1.73 percent. FBC has a P/E ratio of 12.41. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The FBC value stock report compares FBC to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of FBC is $1.85 billion. FBC will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.