Analyst Ratings for Saul Centers Inc. (BFS)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Analysts covering Saul Centers Inc. (NYSE:BFS) have given it a consensus rating of . Last month, BFS received an average rating of .

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

BFS was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic price target was , implying a possible profit of -100 percent. The minimum price target given was , implying a possible loss of -100 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.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 0 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

BFS has an estimated earnings growth rate of 113.51 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the 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. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. BFS has a PEG ratio of 0.35.

In the trailing 52-weeks, BFS hit 68.75 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 55.86. Currently the stock is 9.27 percent higher than its low, and 11.21 percent below the high. BFS has a price/earnings ratio of 39.52. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The BFS value stock report compares BFS to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.3 billion. BFS is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.