Encore Capital Group Stock Price and Value Analysis

Should you buy Encore Capital Group stock? (NasdaqGS:ECPG). Let's see how it does in our automated value investing analysis system.

  • This stock is on sale.
  • This company is solid.
  • This company has wild ups and downs.
  • This company is making money at a modest rate.
  • This company pays no dividend.

ECPG Free Cash Flow Trend

Based on historical returns, we believe that Encore Capital Group can grow its free cash at a rate of about 1%. That's positive!

Free Cash Flow trendline for ECPG
Free Cash Flow trendline for Encore Capital Group

Inside the ECPG Numbers

ECPG Price
(Encore Capital Group stock price per share)
[?] ECPG Fair Price
(based on intrinsic value)
[?] ECPG Safety Price (based on a variable margin of safety) $26.99
[?] PE Ratio versus Sector 5% higher than other Financial stocks
[?] PE Ratio versus Industry 20% lower than other Asset Management stocks
[?] Cash Yield 7.46%
[?] Free Cash Flow Jitter 42%

Is Encore Capital Group Stock on Sale?

We believe that Encore Capital Group may be worth examining further. It's making money, which is a very positive sign. Is it on sale?

Encore Capital Group looks like a price in the fair value range. Based on our analysis—if the company keeps making money the way it has been—you could be looking at a good stock. See Before You Buy for your next steps.

Should You Buy ECPG Stock?

Does Encore Capital Group have a coherent story? Does it have a plan to continue to make money? Is it worth your time? Only you can decide where to go from here. Our investment guide helps you ask the right questions, including how to buy stocks. Use these research links for more information.