Analyst Ratings for Buffalo Wild Wings Inc. (BWLD)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Analysts covering Buffalo Wild Wings Inc. (NASDAQ:BWLD) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. About 30 days ago, BWLD was issued an average rating of Overweight.

8 analysts declared BWLD a buy, 0 issued an overweight rating, 16 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 1 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Over the same time period, there has been an decrease of 1 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

A number of analysts gave price targets for BWLD. The highest price target was 184, implying a possible profit of 50.02 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 115, implying a possible loss of -6.24 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -4.2 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -21.45 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -3.22 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -7.88 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 7 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 7 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of BWLD to grow at a rate of 12.74 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of BWLD is 2.08.

BWLD has a 52-week high of 175.10 and a 52-week low of 119.55. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 2.59 percent, and below the high by 29.95 percent. BWLD has a P/E ratio of 26.55. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The BWLD value stock report compares BWLD to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $2 billion. BWLD is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.