$54.26 $0.14 (0.3%)

12:16 PM EST on 11/14/19

Essent Group (NYSE:ESNT)

CAPS Rating: 5 out of 5

Current Price $54.26 Mkt Cap $5.3B
Open $53.86 P/E Ratio 9.84
Prev. Close $54.12 Div. (Yield) $0.15 (0.3%)
Daily Range $53.86 - $54.44 Volume 21,688
52-Wk Range $33.37 - $54.44 Avg. Daily Vol. 516,134

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Top NYSE:ESNT Bull/Bear Pitches

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Member Avatar austinhippie (67.43) Submitted: 6/27/2018 6:52:29 PM : Outperform Start Price: $35.71 NYSE:ESNT Score: +37.23

good growth, underpriced

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Member Avatar dreamjob (67.45) Submitted: 2/9/2018 6:30:12 AM : Outperform Start Price: $43.78 NYSE:ESNT Score: +5.50

proj growth rate + div yield divided by acquirers multiple. Looking for 1.8 or better. I calculate this one around 1.9.

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Member Avatar Automata (66.28) Submitted: 10/22/2017 12:44:04 PM : Outperform Start Price: $43.77 NYSE:ESNT Score: +3.85

Sales have grown at an annualized rate of 106% from 2010 through 2016. In 2016, sales grew 30%. Operating margins have been widening year after year. Operating cash flow and free cash flow are steadily rising. Earnings exceeded estimates in each of the last four quarters.

The stock price increased 35% over the last 12 months. Despite the rapid growth, the company trades at 15.8 P/E, compared to 16.6 for the industry and 22.0 for the S&P 500. P/S and P/CF are high at 8.1 and 14.0, respectively. This risk is mitigated by the strong growth rate.

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Score Leader

AsianMatter

AsianMatter (< 20) Score: +118.95

The Score Leader is the player with the highest score across all their picks in ESNT.

Top
Pick
Member Name Member
Rating
Start
Date
Call Time
Frame
Start
Price
Stock
Gain
Index
Gain
Score Commentary
AsianMatter < 20 5/5/2014 Outperform 3M $19.15 +183.08% +64.89% +118.19 0 Comment
buynow < 20 1/13/2016 Outperform 3M $19.96 +171.62% +59.25% +112.38 0 Comment
c0unterph0bia 71.03 4/8/2015 Outperform 5Y $23.91 +126.77% +48.67% +78.10 0 Comment
Jacksonw2 < 20 12/4/2015 Outperform 3Y $24.07 +125.26% +49.73% +75.53 1 Comment
1daveinva 58.10 9/23/2016 Outperform 5Y $26.84 +102.00% +42.38% +59.62 0 Comment
danielgreen29 58.19 12/31/2013 Outperform 5Y $23.92 +126.67% +67.28% +59.39 0 Comment
icanpickm 96.44 6/15/2015 Outperform 5Y $26.55 +104.20% +47.90% +56.31 0 Comment
Doppelganger 33.04 11/21/2016 Outperform 5Y $28.31 +91.48% +40.79% +50.69 0 Comment
gopyerk 87.17 11/4/2016 4/10/2017 Outperform 3W $27.46 +97.38% +47.37% +50.01 0 Comment
Pfff10 67.80 11/14/2016 Outperform 5Y $29.53 +83.59% +42.18% +41.41 0 Comment

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