Stock Showing Surging Activity: Encore Capital Group inc (NASDAQ:ECPG)

Encore Capital Group inc (NASDAQ:ECPG) currently has a “Hold” signals on Composite indicators by TrendSpotter. While the Short-Term Technical Indicators for the stock on 7-Day Average Directional Indicator shows “Buy” signal. 10 – 8 Day Moving Average Hilo Channel shows “Buy” signal. While 20-Day Moving Average VS Current Price shows “Buy” Signal.

Encore Capital Group inc (NASDAQ:ECPG) gained 12.52 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $40. The stock traded with the average Volume of 328.27 Million at the end of last session.

Encore Capital Group inc (NASDAQ:ECPG) has the Market Capitalization of 1.05 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $52.00 and 52-Week Low of $35.15 and it touched its 52-week high on 11/03/17 and 52-Week Low on 08/08/18


The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $1.33/share. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $1.12/share. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $0.21/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of 18.7 Percent.

Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 1 analysts rated Encore Capital Group inc (NASDAQ:ECPG) as Buy, 0 analysts given Outperform signal, 0 reported Hold, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 9.78% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 6.48% and -5.75% respectively.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 1.9%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 14.3%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 6.8%.

Encore Capital Group inc (NASDAQ:ECPG) currently has a Weekly Volatility of 3.13% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 2.85% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, Encore Capital Group inc currently has a Weekly performance of 10.5%, monthly performance percentage is 2.96 percent, Quarterly performance is -11.11 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of 0.76% and Yearly Performance is -2.68 percent.

Company Profile:

Encore Capital Group is a leading provider of debt management and recovery solutions for consumers and property owners across a broad range of assets. Through its subsidiaries, the company purchases portfolios of consumer receivables from major banks, credit unions, and utility providers, and partners with individuals as they repay their obligations and work toward financial recovery. Through its Propel Financial Services subsidiary, the company assists property owners who are delinquent on their property taxes by structuring affordable monthly payment plans. Encore’s success and future growth are driven by its sophisticated and widespread use of analytics, its broad investments in data and behavioral science, the significant cost advantages provided by its highly-efficient operating model and proven investment strategy, and the company’s demonstrated commitment to conducting business ethically and in ways that support its consumers’ financial recovery.