Analyst Ratings for Sabra Healthcare REIT Inc. (SBRA)

Updated: 2017-07-27

An average rating of Hold has been given to Sabra Healthcare REIT Inc. (NASDAQ:SBRA) by analysts covering the stock. About 30 days ago, SBRA was issued an average rating of Hold.

2 analysts declared SBRA a buy, 0 issued an overweight rating, 8 issued a hold rating, 2 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has decreased by 1. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 1.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for SBRA. The most optimistic price target was 30, which equates to a potential upside of 28.59 percent. The lowest price target was 23, implying a possible loss of -1.41 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -4 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -14.08 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 -1.2 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -9.51 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 1 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 1 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of SBRA to grow at a rate of 56.26 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of SBRA is 0.29.

SBRA has traded between a high of 29.10 and a low of 19.30 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 20.88 percent, and 19.83 percent below the high. SBRA has a price/earnings ratio of 16.22. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The SBRA value stock report compares SBRA to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.54 billion. SBRA is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.