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 maximum price target given was 184, implying potential capital gains of 50.02 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 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.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of -4.2 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -21.45 percent. 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. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 7 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 7 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of BWLD's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 12.74 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. BWLD has a PEG ratio of 2.08.

In the last 52-weeks, BWLD has achieved a high of 175.10 and a low of 119.55. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 2.59 percent, and 29.95 percent below the high. BWLD has a price/earnings 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 will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.