What do Analysts suggest for: MGIC Investment Corp. (NYSE:MTG)


MGIC Investment Corp. (NYSE:MTG) will report its next earnings on Jan 19 – Jan 23 (Est.). The company reported the earnings of $0.14/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.17/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $-0.03/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of -17.6%.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 8 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for MGIC Investment Corp. as 265.12 Million. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for MGIC Investment Corp. is 258.6 Million and the High Revenue Estimate is 272.7 Million. The company had Year Ago Sales of 257.93 Million.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on MGIC Investment Corp., where 5 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 5 analysts have given a Buy signal, 4 said it’s a HOLD, 0 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (These Recommendations are for the Current Month Only reported by Yahoo Finance.)

When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. 11 Analysts reported that the Price Target for MGIC Investment Corp. might touch $12 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $9.82 and $8 respectively.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. MGIC Investment Corp. got Initiated on 17-Oct-16 where investment firm BofA/Merrill Initiated the stock to Buy.

MGIC Investment Corp. closed its last trading session at $9.18 with the loss of -1.2%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 3.09 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $9.66 and 52-week low of $5.36. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 3.56% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 8.08% and 22.03% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Dec 2, 2015 and 52-Week Low on Jun 27, 2016.

The Relative Volume of the company is 2.01 and Average Volume (3 months) is 4.51 million. MGIC Investment Corp. P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 11.39 and Forward P/E ratio of 9.26.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 5.8%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 14%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 36%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, MGIC Investment Corp. currently shows a Weekly Performance of -0.22%, where Monthly Performance is 11.15%, Quarterly performance is 12.11%, 6 Months performance is 30.32% and yearly performance percentage is -6.01%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 2.72%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 1.98% and Monthly Volatility of 2.83%.