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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for KND. The most optimistic price target was 13, implying a possible profit of 40.54 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 7, which equates to a potential downside of -24.32 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. 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. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, 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. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 63.72 percent, and below the high by 25.46 percent. 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 stock has a market capitalization of $0.81826 billion. KND is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.