Encore Capital Group Inc (ECPG): Price and Financial Metrics

Encore Capital Group Inc (ECPG): $46.71

-0.25 (-0.53%)

POWR Rating

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  • Value is the dimension where ECPG ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 85% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for ECPG is in Stability, which has been heading down over the past 177 days.
  • ECPG's current lowest rank is in the Growth metric (where it is better than 6.78% of US stocks).

ECPG Stock Summary

  • ECPG's current price/earnings ratio is 2.85, which is higher than just 5.2% of US stocks with positive earnings.
  • The ratio of debt to operating expenses for ENCORE CAPITAL GROUP INC is higher than it is for about 79.06% of US stocks.
  • ENCORE CAPITAL GROUP INC's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is 38.03%, greater than the shareholder yield of 95.14% of stocks in our set.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to ENCORE CAPITAL GROUP INC, a group of peers worth examining would be CNTY, AMRK, PENN, EEFT, and VRTS.
  • ECPG's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit ENCORE CAPITAL GROUP INC's official web site, go to www.encorecapital.com.

ECPG Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Financial Services stock, ECPG's price/earnings ratio is 72.12% lower, now standing at 2.9.
  • ECPG's price/earnings ratio has moved up 5.7 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for ECPG.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
ECPG 2022-09-23 0.7 0.9 2.9 5.8
ECPG 2022-09-22 0.7 1.0 3.0 5.8
ECPG 2022-09-21 0.7 1.0 3.0 5.8
ECPG 2022-09-20 0.7 1.0 3.0 5.8
ECPG 2022-09-19 0.7 1.0 3.0 5.8
ECPG 2022-09-16 0.7 1.0 3.0 5.8

ECPG Growth Metrics

    Its 3 year price growth rate is now at 111.53%.
  • The 3 year revenue growth rate now stands at 22.79%.
  • The 3 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at -4.12%.
Over the past 33 months, ECPG's revenue has gone up $227,918,000.

The table below shows ECPG's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-06-30 1,626.526 252.618 395.837
2022-03-31 1,697.344 288.464 431.901
2021-12-31 1,614.499 303.053 350.782
2021-09-30 1,639.806 274.872 312.019
2021-06-30 1,630.858 252.114 283.103
2021-03-31 1,629.156 311.178 316.932

ECPG's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • ECPG has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 74.34% of graded US stocks.
  • ECPG's asset turnover comes in at 0.348 -- ranking 20th of 428 Banking stocks.
  • CHCO, FUSB, and C are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with ECPG.

The table below shows ECPG's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.348 0.802 0.085
2021-06-30 0.343 0.803 0.082
2021-03-31 0.341 0.822 0.088
2020-12-31 0.317 0.808 0.070
2020-09-30 0.309 0.815 0.073
2020-06-30 0.299 0.814 0.066

ECPG Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of ECPG, see our ECPG price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $55.00 Average Broker Recommendation 1.58 (Moderate Buy)

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ECPG Price/Volume Stats

Current price $46.71 52-week high $72.73
Prev. close $46.96 52-week low $46.54
Day low $46.54 Volume 233,100
Day high $47.38 Avg. volume 373,306
50-day MA $56.84 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $60.69 Market Cap 1.12B

Encore Capital Group Inc (ECPG) Company Bio

Encore Capital Group provides debt recovery solutions for consumers and property owners across a broad range of assets. The company was founded in 1998 and is based in San Diego, California.

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Latest ECPG News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about ENCORE CAPITAL GROUP INC that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate ECPG as an investment opportunity.

William C. Goings Appointed to Encore Capital Group Board of Directors

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Encore Capital Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECPG), an international specialty finance company, announced today that William C. Goings has been appointed to Encore's Board of Directors effective September 1, 2022. Mr. Goings will serve on Encore’s Compensation Committee and Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee. Goings (64) has years of global executive leadership experience in financial services, including banking and insurance. Goings most recently s

Yahoo | August 30, 2022

Do Encore Capital Group's (NASDAQ:ECPG) Earnings Warrant Your Attention?

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Yahoo | August 17, 2022

Encore CEO Ashish Masih Reappointed to U.S.-India CEO Forum

U.S. Commerce Secretary Co-Chairs Group Committed to Strengthening Economic TiesSAN DIEGO, Aug. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Encore Capital Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECPG), an international specialty finance company, today announced that its President and CEO, Ashish Masih, has been reappointed by U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina M. Raimondo to the U.S.-India CEO Forum. The Forum brings together top-level business executives from both nations to discuss ways to strengthen economic and commercial ties.

Yahoo | August 8, 2022

Encore Capital Group (ECPG) Q2 Earnings and Revenues Top Estimates

Encore Capital Group (ECPG) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 12.81% and 4.13%, respectively, for the quarter ended June 2022. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Yahoo | August 3, 2022

Encore Capital Group Announces Second Quarter 2022 Financial Results

GAAP net income of $60 million GAAP EPS of $2.29 Global collections of $498 millionPortfolio purchases of $173 million at attractive returns SAN DIEGO, Aug. 03, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Encore Capital Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECPG), an international specialty finance company, today reported consolidated financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2022. “Encore delivered another quarter of strong operating performance in Q2,” said Ashish Masih, President and Chief Executive Officer. “Our

Yahoo | August 3, 2022

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ECPG Price Returns

1-mo -15.52%
3-mo -20.60%
6-mo -26.02%
1-year -5.77%
3-year 40.17%
5-year 5.44%
YTD -24.79%
2021 59.46%
2020 10.15%
2019 50.47%
2018 -44.18%
2017 46.95%

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