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How to buy Enterprise Financial Services stock

Learn how to easily invest in Enterprise Financial Services stock.

Enterprise Financial Services Corp is a banks-regional business based in the US. Enterprise Financial Services shares (EFSC) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars.

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Enterprise Financial Services stock price (NASDAQ: EFSC)

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Enterprise Financial Services shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-17.
Latest market close$49.97
52-week range$34.16 - $51.36
50-day moving average $48.03
200-day moving average $47.24
Wall St. target price$55.00
PE ratio 14.438
Dividend yield $0.73 (1.6%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $3.46

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Enterprise Financial Services price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $49.97 from 2022-01-14

1 week (2022-01-12) 1.50%
1 month (2021-12-17) 9.13%
3 months (2021-10-19) 3.93%
6 months (2021-07-19) 17.38%
1 year (2021-01-19) 33.50%
2 years (2020-01-17) 3.12%
3 years (2019-01-18) 20.88%
5 years (2017-01-18) 27.80%

Is Enterprise Financial Services stock undervalued or overvalued?

Valuing Enterprise Financial Services stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Enterprise Financial Services's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Enterprise Financial Services's P/E ratio

Enterprise Financial Services's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 14x. In other words, Enterprise Financial Services shares trade at around 14x recent earnings.

That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.

Enterprise Financial Services's PEG ratio

Enterprise Financial Services's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.9. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Enterprise Financial Services's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Enterprise Financial Services financials

Revenue TTM $371.6 million
Operating margin TTM 44.46%
Gross profit TTM $259.1 million
Return on assets TTM 1.05%
Return on equity TTM 9.58%
Profit margin 29.92%
Book value $37.52
Market capitalisation $1.9 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Enterprise Financial Services share dividends

27%

Dividend payout ratio: 27.08% of net profits

Recently Enterprise Financial Services has paid out, on average, around 27.08% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 1.6% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Enterprise Financial Services shareholders could enjoy a 1.6% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Enterprise Financial Services's case, that would currently equate to about $0.73 per share.

While Enterprise Financial Services's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that Enterprise Financial Services may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.

Enterprise Financial Services's most recent dividend payout was on 30 December 2021. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 13 December 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").

Have Enterprise Financial Services's shares ever split?

Enterprise Financial Services's shares were split on a 3:1 basis on 29 September 1999. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 3 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Enterprise Financial Services shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 66.7% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Enterprise Financial Services shares which in turn could have impacted Enterprise Financial Services's share price.

Enterprise Financial Services share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Enterprise Financial Services's shares have ranged in value from as little as $34.162 up to $51.3645. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

EFSC.US volatility(beta: 1.32)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Enterprise Financial Services's is 1.3249. This would suggest that Enterprise Financial Services's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Enterprise Financial Services overview

Enterprise Financial Services Corp operates as the financial holding company for Enterprise Bank & Trust that offers banking and wealth management services to individuals and corporate customers. The company offers checking, savings, and money market accounts, and certificates of deposit. It also provides commercial and industrial, commercial real estate, construction and land development, residential real estate, agricultural, and consumer loans. In addition, the company offers treasury management and international trade services; tax credit brokerage services consisting of the acquisition of tax credits and sale of these tax credits to clients; and financial and estate planning, investment management, and trust services to businesses, individuals, institutions, retirement plans, and non-profit organizations. Further, it offers fiduciary, financial advisory, and merchant processing services; and debit and credit cards. Additionally, the company provides international banking, internet and mobile banking, remote deposit capture, positive pay, fraud detection and prevention, automated payable, check imaging, and statement and document imaging services; and cash management products, controlled disbursements, repurchase agreements, and sweep investment accounts. As of December 31, 2020, it had 19 banking locations and three limited service facilities in the St.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Enterprise Financial Services is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 6.136% of Enterprise Financial Services shares are held by insiders and 67.109% by institutions.
When does the fiscal year end for Enterprise Financial Services?
Enterprise Financial Services's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Enterprise Financial Services based?
Enterprise Financial Services's address is: 150 North Meramec Avenue, Clayton, MO, United States, 63105
What is Enterprise Financial Services's ISIN number?
Enterprise Financial Services's international securities identification number is: US2937121059
What is Enterprise Financial Services's CUSIP number?
Enterprise Financial Services's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 293712105

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