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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for SBRA. The highest price target was 30, implying a possible profit of 28.59 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 23, implying a possible loss of -1.41 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

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. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -1.2 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -9.51 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 1 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 1 analysts decreased their estimates.

SBRA has an estimated earnings growth rate of 56.26 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. 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, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of SBRA is 0.29.

In the trailing 52-weeks, SBRA hit 29.10 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 19.30. Currently the stock is 20.88 percent higher than its low, and 19.83 percent below the high. SBRA has a P/E 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's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.