Analyst Ratings for Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (BKD)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Analysts covering Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE:BKD) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. Last month, BKD received an average rating of Overweight.

8 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 5 gave BKD a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 2 gave a hold rating, 1 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an decrease of 1 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for BKD. The highest price target was 20, which equates to a potential upside of 40.85 percent. The minimum price target given was 13, implying potential capital losses of -8.45 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 2.08 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -22.57 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0.34 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -67.41 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 1 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 1 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

In the trailing 52-weeks, BKD hit 18.62 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 10.65. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 33.33 percent, and below the high by 23.74 percent. BKD has a price/earnings ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The BKD value stock report compares BKD to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of BKD is $2.71 billion. BKD is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.