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 highest price target was 35, implying potential capital gains of 8.33 percent. The minimum price target given was 29, implying potential capital losses of -10.24 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -1.46 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.43 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 1.1 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 2 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 2 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 3 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

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, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. 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. Today's price is 28.93 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 1.73 percent. FBC has a price/earnings 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.