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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for BWLD. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 184, implying a possible profit of 50.02 percent. The minimum price target given was 115, implying a possible loss of -6.24 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -4.2 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -21.45 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -3.22 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -7.88 percent in FY estimates.

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, while 7 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 7 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

BWLD has an estimated earnings growth rate of 12.74 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. 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.

In the trailing 52-weeks, BWLD hit 175.10 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 119.55. Currently the stock is 2.59 percent higher than its low, and 29.95 percent lower than its 52-week high. 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 market cap of BWLD is $2 billion. BWLD is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.