About Encore Capital Group
Encore Capital Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, is a specialty finance company providing debt recovery solutions for consumers and property owners across a range of financial assets. The Company operates through two segments: Portfolio Purchasing and Recovery, and Tax Lien Business. Its portfolio purchasing and recovery segment purchases portfolios of defaulted consumer receivables at discounts and manages them by partnering with individuals as they repay their obligations and work toward financial recovery. Defaulted receivables are consumers' unpaid financial commitments to credit originators, including banks, credit unions, consumer finance companies, commercial retailers, and telecommunication companies. Defaulted receivables also include receivables subject to bankruptcy proceedings. In addition, the Company assists property owners delinquenting on their property taxes by structuring monthly payment plans and purchases delinquent tax liens directly from taxing authorities.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Finance
- Industry: Asset Management
- Sub-Industry: Consumer Finance
- Exchange: NASDAQ
- Symbol: ECPG
- CUSIP: 29255410
- Previous Close: $34.55
- 50 Day Moving Average: $31.83
- 200 Day Moving Average: $25.62
- 52-Week Range: $17.66 - $35.92
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.29
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 7.64
- P/E Growth: 0.54
- Market Cap: $897.45M
- Outstanding Shares: 25,532,000
- Beta: 1.54
- Net Margins: 5.00%
- Return on Equity: 17.26%
- Return on Assets: 2.70%
Companies Related to Encore Capital Group:
- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 4.96%
- Current Ratio: 0.73%
- Quick Ratio: 0.73%
What is Encore Capital Group's stock symbol?
Encore Capital Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ECPG."
Where is Encore Capital Group's stock going? Where will Encore Capital Group's stock price be in 2017?
6 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Encore Capital Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $21.00 to $32.00. On average, they expect Encore Capital Group's share price to reach $26.75 in the next twelve months.
When will Encore Capital Group announce their earnings?
Encore Capital Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May, 8th 2017.
Who owns Encore Capital Group stock?
Encore Capital Group's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include William Blair Investment Management LLC (8.18%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.00%), State Street Corp (2.02%), FMR LLC (1.38%), Thrivent Financial for Lutherans (0.80%) and Guggenheim Capital LLC (0.38%). Company insiders that own Encore Capital Group stock include Ashish Masih, Gregory L Call, Jonathan C Clark, Kenneth Vecchione, Norman R Sorensen, Wendy Hannam and Willem Mesdag.
Who sold Encore Capital Group stock? Who is selling Encore Capital Group stock?
Encore Capital Group's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System, Federated Investors Inc. PA and New York State Teachers Retirement System.
Who bought Encore Capital Group stock? Who is buying Encore Capital Group stock?
Encore Capital Group's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including William Blair Investment Management LLC, Guggenheim Capital LLC, State Street Corp, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Bayesian Capital Management LP, FMR LLC and Advisory Research Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Encore Capital Group stock in the last two years include Ashish Masih, Gregory L Call, Jonathan C Clark, Kenneth Vecchione, Norman R Sorensen, Wendy Hannam and Willem Mesdag.
How do I buy Encore Capital Group stock?
Shares of Encore Capital Group can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of Encore Capital Group stock cost?
One share of Encore Capital Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $35.15.