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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for BKD. The maximum price target given was 20, implying a possible profit of 40.85 percent. The lowest price target was 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. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -67.41 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 1 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. 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.

BKD has a 52-week high of 18.62 and a 52-week low of 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 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 will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.