Essent Group (NASDAQ:ESNT) is scheduled to announce its Q413 earnings results on Friday, February 28th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.23 per share and revenue of $36.40 million for the quarter.
Essent Group (NASDAQ:ESNT) last announced its earnings results on Friday, February 28th. The company reported $0.23 EPS for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.23. The company had revenue of $42.35 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $36.40 million. On average, analysts expect Essent Group to post $0.94 EPS for the current fiscal year and $1.46 EPS for the next fiscal year.
Shares of Essent Group (NASDAQ:ESNT) opened at 23.77 on Thursday. Essent Group has a one year low of $19.95 and a one year high of $26.45. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $24.40 and a 200-day moving average of $23.07. The company has a market cap of $2.056 billion and a P/E ratio of 6.71.
A number of research firms have recently commented on ESNT. Analysts at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods downgraded shares of Essent Group from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a research note on Friday, February 21st. They now have a $26.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $25.00. On the ratings front, analysts at JMP Securities downgraded shares of Essent Group from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a research note on Thursday, February 20th. Finally, analysts at Macquarie downgraded shares of Essent Group from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Tuesday, January 14th. Six research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $25.20.
Essent Group Ltd. (NASDAQ:ESNT) is a Bermuda-based holding company.
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