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.

Several price targets were given for BKD by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 20, which equates to a potential upside of 40.85 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 13, implying potential capital losses of -8.45 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 2.08 percent on average, compared to last month. 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. 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, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. 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 last 52-weeks, BKD has achieved a high of 18.62 and a low of 10.65. Currently the stock is 33.33 percent higher than its 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.