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.

Several price targets were given for KRC by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 85, which equates to a potential upside 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. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -0.29 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -6.39 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 3 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 3 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

KRC has an estimated earnings growth rate of 149 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, 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 trailing 52-weeks, KRC hit 78.33 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 65.77. Today's price is 10.61 percent above the 52-week low, and 7.12 percent below the 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.