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Encore Capital Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.44 (-4.33 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $31.81
50-Day Range
MA: $36.86
52-Week Range
Now: $31.81
Volume415,193 shs
Average Volume822,270 shs
Market Capitalization$997.08 million
P/E Ratio4.62
Dividend YieldN/A
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 the management of non-performing loans, as well as provides portfolio management services to credit originator for non-performing loans. Encore Capital Group, Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.
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Overall MarketRank

1.80 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Short-term business credit
Sub-IndustryConsumer Finance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:ECPG



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.40 billion
Cash Flow$7.41 per share
Book Value$33.01 per share


Net Income$167.87 million


Market Cap$997.08 million
Next Earnings Date2/24/2021 (Estimated)
-1.44 (-4.33 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Encore Capital Group (NASDAQ:ECPG) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Encore Capital Group's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Encore Capital Group's stock was trading at $35.30 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, ECPG stock has decreased by 9.9% and is now trading at $31.81.
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Is Encore Capital Group a buy right now?

4 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 3 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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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Encore Capital Group?

Wall Street analysts have given Encore Capital Group a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Encore Capital Group wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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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, February 24th 2021.
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How were Encore Capital Group's earnings last quarter?

Encore Capital Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECPG) posted its quarterly earnings data on Saturday, November, 7th. The asset manager reported $2.31 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.17 by $0.14. The asset manager had revenue of $403.68 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $365.07 million. Encore Capital Group had a net margin of 14.84% and a return on equity of 24.75%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 13.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $1.64 EPS.
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What price target have analysts set for ECPG?

4 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Encore Capital Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $55.00. On average, they anticipate Encore Capital Group's share price to reach $48.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 50.9% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of Encore Capital Group's key competitors?

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).

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 $2.02M)
  • Mr. Jonathan C. Clark, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 62, Pay $1.66M)
  • Mr. Gregory L. Call, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel, Chief Administrator Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 54, Pay $1.01M)
  • Mr. Ryan B. Bell, Pres of Midland Credit Management (Age 42, Pay $1.04M)
  • 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
  • Mr. John Yung, Sr. VP, Chief Global Strategist & Growth Officer

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 a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.08%), Salvus Wealth Management LLC (0.05%), Sheets Smith Wealth Management (0.04%) and Private Trust Co. NA (0.03%). Company insiders that own Encore Capital Group stock include Jcf Iii Europe Holdings LP 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 State of Alaska Department of Revenue.
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Which major investors are buying Encore Capital Group stock?

ECPG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Salvus Wealth Management LLC, Private Trust Co. NA, and Sheets Smith Wealth Management.
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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.

What is Encore Capital Group's stock price today?

One share of ECPG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $31.81.

How big of a company is Encore Capital Group?

Encore Capital Group has a market capitalization of $997.08 million and generates $1.40 billion in revenue each year. The asset manager earns $167.87 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.95 on an earnings per share basis. Encore Capital Group employs 7,300 workers across the globe.

What is Encore Capital Group's official website?

The official website for Encore Capital Group is www.encorecapital.com.

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 1/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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