Analyst Ratings for Northstar Realty Finance Corp (NRF)

Updated: 2017-01-08

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Northstar Realty Finance Corp (NYSE:NRF) by analysts covering the stock. Last month, NRF received an average rating of Overweight.

A buy rating was issued by 2 analysts, 0 gave an overweight rating, 2 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 2 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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for NRF. The maximum price target given was 22, which equates to a potential upside of 35.64 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 15, implying a possible loss of -7.52 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of -4.35 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -54.35 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -5.11 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -30.66 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, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 2 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

NRF has traded between a high of 16.48 and a low of 8.38 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 93.56 percent, and 1.58 percent below the high. NRF has a price/earnings ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The NRF value stock report compares NRF to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $2.92 billion. NRF's next earnings release will be on 2017-02-24, which is -758 days away.