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 most optimistic price target was 20, implying potential capital gains of 40.85 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 13, implying potential capital losses of -8.45 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 upwards for this quarter, by about 2.08 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -22.57 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0.34 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -67.41 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 1 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 1 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

In the last 52-weeks, BKD has achieved a high of 18.62 and a low of 10.65. Today's price is 33.33 percent above the 52-week low, and 23.74 percent below the high. BKD has a P/E 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 will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.