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.

Several price targets were given for NRF by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic price target was 22, implying potential capital gains of 35.64 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 15, implying potential capital losses of -7.52 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 -4.35 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -54.35 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 -5.11 percent, compared to last month. 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. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 2 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 2 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

NRF has traded between a high of 16.48 and a low of 8.38 over the past year. Currently the stock is 93.56 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 1.58 percent. NRF has a P/E 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 is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 2017-02-24, days from today.