Analyst Ratings for Kindred Healthcare Inc. (KND)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Analysts covering Kindred Healthcare Inc. (NYSE:KND) have given it a consensus rating of Hold. A consensus rating of Hold was previously issued for KND last month.

1 analysts declared KND a buy, 0 issued an overweight rating, 6 issued a hold rating, 1 issued an underweight rating, and 1 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

KND was given price targets by several analysts. The highest price target was 13, which equates to a potential upside of 40.54 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 7, implying potential capital losses of -24.32 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. That number becomes -25.06 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -2.8 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 2 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 2 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

KND has traded between a high of 12.41 and a low of 5.65 over the past year. Currently the stock is 63.72 percent higher than its low, and 25.46 percent below the high. KND has a P/E ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The KND value stock report compares KND to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of KND is $0.81826 billion. KND's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.