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.

FBC was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 35, implying a possible profit of 8.33 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 29, implying a possible loss of -10.24 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 percent. 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 made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 3 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of FBC's earnings is estimated by analysts to be -10.91 percent. 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. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. FBC has a PEG ratio of -1.14.

In the trailing 52-weeks, FBC hit 32.88 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 25.06. Currently the stock is 28.93 percent higher than its low, 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's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.