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Encore Capital Group Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:ECPG)

$33.84
+0.54 (+1.62 %)
(As of 10/17/2019 06:54 AM ET)
Today's Range
$33.17
Now: $33.84
$34.02
50-Day Range
$30.70
MA: $33.88
$36.90
52-Week Range
$20.38
Now: $33.84
$39.19
Volume243,491 shs
Average Volume287,594 shs
Market Capitalization$1.05 billion
P/E Ratio6.80
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.47
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Short-term business credit
Sub-IndustryConsumer Finance
SectorFinance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:ECPG
CUSIP29255410
Phone877-445-4581

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.36 billion
Cash Flow$6.20 per share
Book Value$26.57 per share

Profitability

Net Income$115.89 million

Miscellaneous

Employees7,900
Market Cap$1.05 billion
Next Earnings Date11/6/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Encore Capital Group (NASDAQ:ECPG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Encore Capital Group's stock symbol?

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

How were Encore Capital Group's earnings last quarter?

Encore Capital Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECPG) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 7th. The asset manager reported $1.28 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $1.28. The asset manager earned $346.87 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $353.89 million. Encore Capital Group had a return on equity of 19.85% and a net margin of 11.14%. The business's quarterly revenue was down .8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $1.33 earnings per share. View Encore Capital Group's Earnings History.

When is Encore Capital Group's next earnings date?

Encore Capital Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Encore Capital Group.

What price target have analysts set for ECPG?

5 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Encore Capital Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $37.00 to $45.00. On average, they anticipate Encore Capital Group's stock price to reach $40.40 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 19.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Encore Capital Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Encore Capital Group?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Encore Capital Group in the last year. There are currently 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Encore Capital Group.

Has Encore Capital Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about ECPG stock have trended very negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Encore Capital Group earned a news impact score of -3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the asset manager a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Encore Capital Group.

Who are some of Encore Capital Group's key competitors?

Some companies that are related to Encore Capital Group include Nicholas Financial (NICK), Plumas Bancorp (PLBC), Asta Funding (ASFI), PwrCor (PWCO) and CPI Card Group (PMTS).

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), Novavax (NVAX), Pra Group (PRAA), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Aurora Cannabis (ACB), Nike (NKE), Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY), Casey's General Stores (CASY) and Celgene (CELG).

Who are Encore Capital Group's key executives?

Encore Capital Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Ashish Masih, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Jonathan C. Clark, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 60)
  • Mr. Gregory L. Call, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel, Chief Administrator Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 52)
  • Mr. Kenneth John Stannard, Chief Exec. Officer of the Cabot Credit Management Group (Age 53)
  • Mr. Bruce Thomas, VP of Investor Relations

Who are Encore Capital Group's major shareholders?

Encore Capital Group's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.79%) and State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.07%). Company insiders that own Encore Capital Group stock include Ashish Masih, Jcf Iii Europe Holdings LP, Jonathan C Clark and Paul Grinberg. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Encore Capital Group.

Which major investors are selling Encore Capital Group stock?

ECPG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Peregrine Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Encore Capital Group.

Which major investors are buying Encore Capital Group stock?

ECPG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have bought Encore Capital Group stock in the last two years include Ashish Masih and Jonathan C Clark. View Insider Buying and Selling for Encore Capital Group.

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 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 $33.84.

How big of a company is Encore Capital Group?

Encore Capital Group has a market capitalization of $1.05 billion and generates $1.36 billion in revenue each year. The asset manager earns $115.89 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.98 on an earnings per share basis. Encore Capital Group employs 7,900 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Encore Capital Group.

What is Encore Capital Group's official website?

The official website for Encore Capital Group is http://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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Encore Capital Group (NASDAQ ECPG)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  269 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  302 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  571
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Encore Capital Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ECPG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ECPG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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