Analyst Ratings for Kilroy Realty Corp. (KRC)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Analysts covering Kilroy Realty Corp. (NYSE:KRC) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. KRC had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

7 analysts declared KRC a buy, 2 issued an overweight rating, 7 gave a hold rating, 0 issued 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 increased by 0. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for KRC. The highest price target was 85, implying potential capital gains of 16.84 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 74, implying potential capital losses of 1.72 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 downwards for this quarter, by about -0.57 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 -8.95 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -0.29 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -6.39 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 3 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 3 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of KRC to grow at a rate of 149 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. KRC has a PEG ratio of 0.35.

In the trailing 52-weeks, KRC hit 78.33 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 65.77. Currently the stock is 10.61 percent higher than its low, and 7.12 percent below the high. KRC has a P/E ratio of 52.04. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The KRC value stock report compares KRC to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $7.15 billion. KRC will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.