Analyst Ratings for Burlington Stores Inc. (BURL)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Burlington Stores Inc. (NYSE:BURL) was awarded an average rating of Buy from investment analysts following the stock. Last month, BURL received an average rating of Buy.

Of the 17 analysts covering the stock, 14 gave it a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 3 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has decreased by 1. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

A number of analysts gave price targets for BURL. The maximum price target given was 115, which equates to a potential upside of 32.53 percent. The minimum price target given was 97, implying a possible loss of 11.79 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 0 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 2.05 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of BURL's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 22.79 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. BURL has a PEG ratio of 1.18.

BURL has a 52-week high of 104.07 and a 52-week low of 68.94. Today's price is 25.86 percent above the 52-week low, and 16.62 percent below the high. BURL has a price/earnings ratio of 26.94. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The BURL value stock report compares BURL to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $6.08 billion. BURL's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.