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How Do Analysts See BankFinancial Corporation (BFIN) Performing In The Year Ahead?

Sadie Atkinson

BankFinancial Corporation (NASDAQ:BFIN) is predicted to grow its earnings per share by a robust double-digit 38.47% over the next 12 months. With the recent EPS being $0.496, expected growth will push the upcoming EPS to $0.687. To assess the reasonability of BFIN’s earnings growth per share, we should look at its most recent growth rate delivered. Check out our latest analysis for BankFinancial

How is BFIN going to perform in the future?

BFIN is covered by 2 analysts who by consensus are expecting positive earnings, estimated to rise from current levels of $0.496 to $0.687 next year. This indicates a relatively solid earnings per share growth rate of 38.47% over the next 1-2 years, which is an optimistic outlook in the near term. In the same period revenue is predicted to grow from $55M $0M

NasdaqGS:BFIN Past Future Earnings Oct 27th 17

Basis for the growth

The past can be a helpful indicator for future performance for a stock. We can determine whether this level of expected growth is highly excessive or whether the company has consistently exhibited strength. BFIN’s earnings growth last year was 34.24% which indicates that the company’s past performance is supportive of a strong continuation. This means BFIN has already proven its capacity to grow at an elevated rate, which should give investors higher conviction of analysts’ consensus prediction for the company’s future growth moving forward.

Next Steps:

For BFIN, there are three key aspects you should look at:

1. Financial Health: Does it have a healthy balance sheet? Take a look at our free balance sheet analysis with six simple checks on key factors like leverage and risk.

2. Valuation: What is BFIN worth today? Is the stock undervalued, even when its growth outlook is factored into its intrinsic value? The intrinsic value infographic in our free research report helps visualize whether BFIN is currently mispriced by the market.

3. Other High-Growth Alternatives : Are there other high-growth stocks you could be holding instead of BFIN? Explore our interactive list of stocks with large growth potential to get an idea of what else is out there you may be missing!

To help readers see pass the short term volatility of the financial market, we aim to bring you a long-term focused research analysis purely driven by fundamental data. Note that our analysis does not factor in the latest price sensitive company announcements.

The author is an independent contributor and at the time of publication had no position in the stocks mentioned.