Encore Capital Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.70 (+1.46 %)
(As of 06/24/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume113,746 shs
Average Volume262,017 shs
Market Capitalization$1.50 billion
P/E Ratio4.85
Dividend YieldN/A
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About Encore Capital Group

Encore Capital Group, Inc., a specialty finance company, together with its subsidiaries, provides debt recovery solutions and other related services for consumers across a range of financial assets worldwide. The company purchases portfolios of defaulted consumer receivables at deep discounts to face value, as well as manages them by working with individuals as they repay their obligations and works toward financial recovery. It is also involved in the early stage collections, business process outsourcing, contingent collections, trace services, and litigation activities; and provision of debt servicing and other portfolio management services to credit originator for non-performing loans. Encore Capital Group, Inc. was incorporated in 1999 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.


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1.18 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

943rd out of 1,976 stocks

Short-Term Business Credit Industry

2nd out of 12 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Encore Capital Group (NASDAQ:ECPG) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Encore Capital Group a buy right now?

3 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Encore Capital Group in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Encore Capital Group stock.
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When is Encore Capital Group's next earnings date?

Encore Capital Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 4th 2021.
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How were Encore Capital Group's earnings last quarter?

Encore Capital Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECPG) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 5th. The asset manager reported $2.97 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.09 by $0.88. The asset manager earned $416.84 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $375.63 million. Encore Capital Group had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 29.67% and a net margin of 19.45%.
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How has Encore Capital Group's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Encore Capital Group's stock was trading at $35.30 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, ECPG stock has increased by 37.4% and is now trading at $48.50.
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What price target have analysts set for ECPG?

3 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Encore Capital Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $54.00 to $65.00. On average, they anticipate Encore Capital Group's stock price to reach $59.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 22.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Encore Capital Group's key executives?

Encore Capital Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Ashish Masih, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 55, Pay $2.07M)
  • Mr. Jonathan C. Clark, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 62, Pay $1.8M)
  • Mr. Gregory L. Call, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel, Chief Administrator Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 54, Pay $912.43k)
  • Mr. Ryan B. Bell, Pres of Midland Credit Management (Age 42, Pay $1.14M)
  • Mr. Craig Anthony Buick, CEO & Director of Cabot Credit Management Group (Age 52, Pay $1.27M)
  • Ms. Monique Dumais-Chrisope, Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Bruce Thomas, VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Amy Anuk, Sr. VP & MD of Encore Advantage
  • Ms. Tracy Ting, Sr. VP & Chief HR Officer
  • Ms. Sheryl Wright, Sr. VP of Corp. & Gov. Affairs

What is Ashish Masih's approval rating as Encore Capital Group's CEO?

122 employees have rated Encore Capital Group CEO Ashish Masih on Ashish Masih has an approval rating of 79% among Encore Capital Group's employees.

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What other stocks do shareholders of Encore Capital Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Encore Capital Group investors own include BioTelemetry (BEAT), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), PayPal (PYPL), SEA (SE), AbbVie (ABBV), Novavax (NVAX), Pfizer (PFE), Invesco QQQ Trust (QQQ), AT&T (T) and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD).

What is Encore Capital Group's stock symbol?

Encore Capital Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ECPG."

Who are Encore Capital Group's major shareholders?

Encore Capital Group's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (17.15%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (7.18%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.52%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (4.65%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (3.31%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.72%). Company insiders that own Encore Capital Group stock include Laura Olle, Ryan B Bell and Wendy Hannam.
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Which major investors are selling Encore Capital Group stock?

ECPG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Blair William & Co. IL, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Stephens Investment Management Group LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Northern Trust Corp, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, and D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Encore Capital Group company stock in the last year include Laura Olle, and Ryan B Bell.
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Which major investors are buying Encore Capital Group stock?

ECPG stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Millrace Asset Group Inc., Voloridge Investment Management LLC, William Blair Investment Management LLC, Weiss Multi Strategy Advisers LLC, Bernzott Capital Advisors, and Geode Capital Management LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Encore Capital Group?

Shares of ECPG can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Encore Capital Group's stock price today?

One share of ECPG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $48.50.

How much money does Encore Capital Group make?

Encore Capital Group has a market capitalization of $1.50 billion and generates $1.50 billion in revenue each year. The asset manager earns $211.85 million in net income (profit) each year or $7.75 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Encore Capital Group have?

Encore Capital Group employs 7,725 workers across the globe.

Does Encore Capital Group have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Encore Capital Group: Baycorp, Cabot Credit Management, and Grove Capital Management.

When was Encore Capital Group founded?

Encore Capital Group was founded in 1953.

What is Encore Capital Group's official website?

The official website for Encore Capital Group is

Where are Encore Capital Group's headquarters?

Encore Capital Group is headquartered at 350 CAMINO DE LA REINA SUITE 100, SAN DIEGO CA, 92108.

How can I contact Encore Capital Group?

Encore Capital Group's mailing address is 350 CAMINO DE LA REINA SUITE 100, SAN DIEGO CA, 92108. The asset manager can be reached via phone at 877-445-4581 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 6/25/2021 by Staff
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