Encore Capital Group Inc (ECPG)

39.05
NASDAQ : Financial
Prev Close 39.05
Day Low/High 38.65 / 39.20
52 Wk Low/High 17.66 / 43.65
Avg Volume 228.60K
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 25.74M
Market Cap 1.01B
EPS 3.00
P/E Ratio 16.20
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Latest News

Encore Capital Group Reaches Analyst Target Price

In recent trading, shares of Encore Capital Group Inc have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $38.25, changing hands for $38.40/share. When a stock reaches the target an analyst has set, the analyst logically has two ways to react: downgrade on valuation, or, re-adjust their target price to a higher level.

Encore Capital Group Launches Financial Literacy Program For Students

Program allows employee volunteers to provide financial basics to high school and college students

Commit To Buy Encore Capital Group At $30, Earn 7.2% Annualized Using Options

Investors considering a purchase of Encore Capital Group Inc shares, but tentative about paying the going market price of $37.20/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the December put at the $30 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of $1.25.

Encore Subsidiary Midland Funding Prevails In U.S. Supreme Court Decision

High Court reverses Eleventh Circuit ruling in Midland Funding, LLC v. Johnson

Encore Capital Group Teams Up Again With Habitat For Humanity

A $41k donation, 300 volunteers, 1,500 volunteers hours in 11 global locations

Encore Capital Group Achieves Prestigious International Standards Organization Certification

Strengthens In-House Consumer Protection with ISO 27001:2013 Award

Encore Capital Group Reaches Analyst Target Price

In recent trading, shares of Encore Capital Group Inc have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $31.67, changing hands for $31.80/share. When a stock reaches the target an analyst has set, the analyst logically has two ways to react: downgrade on valuation, or, re-adjust their target price to a higher level.

Encore Capital Group To Speak At DBA International 20th Anniversary Conference

Encore to Contribute to Two Panels on 'Navigating Debt Buying in a Regulation by Enforcement Environment' and the 'Chief Compliance Officer Forum'

Commit To Buy Encore Capital Group At $22.50, Earn 11.4% Annualized Using Options

Investors considering a purchase of Encore Capital Group Inc shares, but cautious about paying the going market price of $29.90/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the September put at the $22.50 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of $1.60.

UPDATE - Encore Capital Group Enhances Credit Reporting Policy To Help Consumers

UPDATE - Encore Capital Group Enhances Credit Reporting Policy To Help Consumers

New solution will help consumers move forward after repaying their debts

Encore Capital Group Enhances Credit Reporting Policy To Help Consumers

Encore Capital Group Enhances Credit Reporting Policy To Help Consumers

New solution will help consumers move forward after repaying their debts

Encore Capital Group Stock Sees Short Interest Move 11.5% Lower

Encore Capital Group Stock Sees Short Interest Move 11.5% Lower

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 10/31/2016 settlement date, which shows a 881,857 share decrease in total short interest for Encore Capital Group Inc , to 6,775,608, a decrease of 11.52% since 10/14/2016. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

Commit To Purchase Encore Capital Group At $12.50, Earn 7% Annualized Using Options

Commit To Purchase Encore Capital Group At $12.50, Earn 7% Annualized Using Options

Investors considering a purchase of Encore Capital Group Inc shares, but tentative about paying the going market price of $19.80/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the June 2017 put at the $12.50 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of 55 cents.

Encore Capital Group is Now Oversold (ECPG)

Encore Capital Group is Now Oversold (ECPG)

Legendary investor Warren Buffett advises to be fearful when others are greedy, and be greedy when others are fearful. One way we can try to measure the level of fear in a given stock is through a technical analysis indicator called the Relative Strength Index, or RSI, which measures momentum on a scale of zero to 100.

Noteworthy Tuesday Option Activity: ECPG, SGMS, BGC

Noteworthy Tuesday Option Activity: ECPG, SGMS, BGC

Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Encore Capital Group Inc , where a total of 5,528 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 552,800 underlying shares. That amounts to about 266.7% of ECPG's average daily trading volume over the past month of 207,260 shares.

Governor Signs Encore-Supported Legislation To Help Victims Of Identity Theft And Fraud

Governor Signs Encore-Supported Legislation To Help Victims Of Identity Theft And Fraud

New Law Will Provide Greater Transparency and Quicker Resolution of Identity Theft and Fraud Claims

Encore Capital Group Pledges $55,000 And An Estimated 350 Volunteers To Support Local Communities Through 4th Annual Global Volunteer Day

Encore Capital Group Pledges $55,000 And An Estimated 350 Volunteers To Support Local Communities Through 4th Annual Global Volunteer Day

Encore employees will volunteer more than 2,000 hours in 10 global locations as part of company's Corporate Social Responsibility efforts