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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for BFS. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of , implying a possible profit of -100 percent. The minimum price target given was , implying a possible loss of -100 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 0 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0 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 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, 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. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of BFS is 0.35.

In the trailing 52-weeks, BFS hit 68.75 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 55.86. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 9.27 percent, and below the high by 11.21 percent. BFS has a P/E 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's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.