NASDAQ:CATY - Cathay General Bancorp Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $45.00
  • Forecasted Upside: 3.12 %
  • Number of Analysts: 4
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 4 Hold Ratings
  • 0 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$43.64
▼ -0.07 (-0.16%)

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Analyst Price Target for CATY

Analyst Price Target is $45.00
▲ +3.12% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 4 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Cathay General Bancorp in the last 3 months. The average price target is $45.00, with a high forecast of $47.00 and a low forecast of $44.00. The average price target represents a 3.12% upside from the last price of $43.64.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 4 investment analysts is to hold stock in Cathay General Bancorp. This rating has held steady since June 2020, when it changed from a Buy consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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6/15/2020
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9/13/2020
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12/12/2020
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3/12/2021
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6/10/2021
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9/8/2021
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11/7/2021
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12/7/2021

Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/30/2021Truist SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHold$40.00 ➝ $44.00Medium
8/30/2021TruistBoost Price TargetHold$40.00 ➝ $44.00Medium
7/28/2021DA DavidsonReiterated RatingNeutralHigh
3/16/2021Piper SandlerBoost Price TargetNeutral$37.00 ➝ $47.00Low
1/29/2021TruistBoost Price Target$33.00 ➝ $38.00Low
10/1/2020Piper SandlerLower Price TargetNeutral$27.00 ➝ $25.00Medium
6/3/2020Piper SandlerInitiated CoverageHold$28.00Medium
5/19/2020SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetHold$24.00 ➝ $27.00High
10/17/2019WedbushLower Price TargetOutperform$40.00 ➝ $39.00High
7/8/2019Piper Jaffray CompaniesSet Price TargetBuy$44.00Low
7/20/2018Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingHold$47.00Low
5/2/2018WedbushUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$47.00 ➝ $49.00Medium
4/19/2018DA DavidsonLower Price TargetNeutral$43.50High
1/31/2018BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$51.00High
1/9/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuy$51.00N/A
1/4/2018Sandler O'NeillReiterated RatingHold$45.00Low
12/22/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingHold$44.00Low
12/20/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$46.00Low
11/30/2017BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$45.00High
11/3/2017BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$44.00 ➝ $45.00N/A
10/26/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$43.00 ➝ $45.00N/A
10/6/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuy$43.00N/A
10/5/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$44.00N/A
9/1/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuy$43.00Low
8/18/2017SunTrust BanksInitiated CoverageHold$39.00Low
7/25/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingHold$37.00Low
7/20/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$35.00 ➝ $43.00High
7/12/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuy$42.00Low
6/27/2017WedbushReiterated RatingNeutral$39.00Low
5/22/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsSet Price TargetHold$37.00Low
4/17/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesLower Price TargetOverweight$43.00 ➝ $42.00Medium
4/3/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsSet Price TargetHold$36.00Low
2/2/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesUpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$43.00N/A
(Data available from 12/7/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.04 (Hold)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

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Current Sentiment

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Cathay General Bancorp logo
Cathay General Bancorp is a holding company, which engages in the provision of financial services. It offers commercial mortgage loans, commercial loans, small business administration loans, residential mortgage loans, real estate construction loans, home equity lines of credit, and installment loans to individuals for automobile, household, and other consumer expenditures. The company was founded in 1962 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, CA.
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Today's Range

Now: $43.64
Low: $43.31
High: $44.30

50 Day Range

MA: $42.77
Low: $38.25
High: $46.22

52 Week Range

Now: $43.64
Low: $29.61
High: $46.42

Volume

389,943 shs

Average Volume

332,413 shs

Market Capitalization

$3.37 billion

P/E Ratio

11.76

Dividend Yield

3.11%

Beta

1.38

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Cathay General Bancorp?

The following sell-side analysts have issued reports on Cathay General Bancorp in the last year: DA Davidson, Piper Sandler, Truist, Truist Securities, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for Cathay General Bancorp?

3 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Cathay General Bancorp in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $45.00, suggesting a possible upside of 3.0%. Piper Sandler has the highest price target set, predicting CATY will reach $47.00 in the next twelve months. Truist has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $44.00 for Cathay General Bancorp in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Cathay General Bancorp?

Cathay General Bancorp currently has 4 hold ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in CATY, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact Cathay General Bancorp's investor relations team?

Cathay General Bancorp's physical mailing address is 777 N BROADWAY, LOS ANGELES CA, 90012. The bank's listed phone number is (213) 625-4700 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Cathay General Bancorp is www.cathaybank.com.