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 maximum price target given was 35, which equates to a potential upside of 8.33 percent. The lowest price target was 29, which equates to a potential downside of -10.24 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -1.46 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0.43 percent. 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. Over the past month, 2 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 2 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 3 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of FBC to grow at a rate of -10.91 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. 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. FBC has a PEG ratio of -1.14.

In the last 52-weeks, FBC has achieved a high of 32.88 and a low of 25.06. Currently the stock is 28.93 percent higher than its low, and 1.73 percent below the high. 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.