Umpqua Holdings Corp. Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages (NASDAQ:UMPQ)
Umpqua Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:UMPQ) has received a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the seven ratings firms that are currently covering the company, Stock Ratings Network.com reports. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month target price among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $19.33.
Umpqua Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:UMPQ) traded down 1.24% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $17.19. 188,676 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Umpqua Holdings Corp. has a 1-year low of $15.56 and a 1-year high of $19.65. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $17. and its 200-day moving average is $17.48. The company has a market cap of $3.734 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 27.71.
Umpqua Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:UMPQ) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 23rd. The company reported $0.27 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the analysts’ consensus estimate of $0.23 by $0.04. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.24 earnings per share.
A number of research firms have recently commented on UMPQ. Analysts at Sandler O’Neill initiated coverage on shares of Umpqua Holdings Corp. in a research note on Friday. They set a “buy” rating and a $20.00 price target on the stock. Analysts at Barclays upgraded shares of Umpqua Holdings Corp. from an “underweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 9th. They now have a $19.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $17.00.
Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:UMPQ) is a financial holding company.
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