NASDAQ:ECPG - Encore Capital Group Price Target & Analyst Ratings Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $27.55 -0.70 (-2.48 %) (As of 10/23/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$28.25Today's Range$27.42 - $28.3252-Week Range$27.42 - $52.00Volume327,600 shsAverage Volume287,856 shsMarket Capitalization$909.10 millionP/E Ratio6.87Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.55 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Analyst Ratings Encore Capital Group (NASDAQ:ECPG) Price Target and Consensus Rating (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?) MarketBeat calculates consensus analyst ratings for stocks using the most recent rating from each Wall Street analyst that has rated a stock within the last twelve months. Each analyst's rating is normalized to a standardized rating score of 1 (sell), 2 (hold), 3 (buy) or 4 (strong buy). Analyst consensus ratings scores are calculated using the mean average of the number of normalized sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. Each stock's consensus analyst rating is derived from its calculated consensus ratings score (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). MarketBeat's consensus price targets are a mean average of the most recent available price targets set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months. MarketBeat's consensus ratings and consensus price targets may differ from those calculated by other firms due to differences in methodology and available data.6 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Encore Capital Group in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $49.3333, suggesting that the stock has a possible upside of 79.07%. The high price target for ECPG is $57.00 and the low price target for ECPG is $37.00. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days AgoConsensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuyConsensus Rating Score: 2.502.802.602.60Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)3 Hold Rating(s)3 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)0 Sell Rating(s)1 Hold Rating(s)4 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)0 Sell Rating(s)2 Hold Rating(s)3 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)0 Sell Rating(s)2 Hold Rating(s)3 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)Consensus Price Target: $49.3333$49.3333$52.6250$51.6250Price Target Upside: 79.07% upside24.42% upside37.58% upside27.63% upsideEncore Capital Group (NASDAQ:ECPG) Consensus Price Target History Encore Capital Group (NASDAQ:ECPG) Analyst Ratings History Show: Only the Most Recent Rating From Each Brokerage All Ratings For This Stock DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails10/2/2018OppenheimerDowngradeOutperform ➝ Hold$54.00High10/2/2018UBS GroupDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformHigh8/9/2018William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformHigh8/9/2018Northland SecuritiesUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$37.00High11/18/2017Janney Montgomery ScottReiterated RatingHoldN/A11/3/2017SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingBuy$57.00N/A8/10/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingBuy$49.50Low12/13/2016Raymond JamesReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Market Perform$30.00N/A12/13/2016CitigroupDowngradeMarket PerformN/A(Data available from 10/23/2016 forward) This page was last updated on 10/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Should You Consider an Index Fund?