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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for KRC. The maximum price target given was 85, which equates to a potential upside of 16.84 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 74, implying a possible loss 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.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -0.57 percent. That number becomes -8.95 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. 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. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 3 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 3 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of KRC's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 149 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of KRC is 0.35.

In the last 52-weeks, KRC has achieved a high of 78.33 and a low of 65.77. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 10.61 percent, and 7.12 percent lower than its 52-week high. KRC has a price/earnings 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 market cap of KRC is $7.15 billion. KRC is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.