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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for BKD. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 20, implying potential capital gains of 40.85 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 13, which equates to a potential downside of -8.45 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 2.08 percent. That number becomes -22.57 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.34 percent, as compared to a month ago. 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. 1 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. 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. Currently the stock is 33.33 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 23.74 percent. 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 stock has a market capitalization of $2.71 billion. BKD is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.