Looking at top Wall Street opinions, Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE: BKD) has recently made its way into the research list of Stifel – signaling that their analyst’s rating adjustment is noteworthy. This stock was Reiterated to a rating of Hold in the eyes of Stifel, as reported on Tuesday, August 7th, 2018. Another heavy-hitting research note was published by RBC Capital Mkts on Tuesday February 27th, 2018, with this firm downgrading BKD to an updated rating of Sector Perform from its previous rating of Outperform. In the past six months and three months of trading, shares of Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (BKD) have moved by -4.15% and -11.19%, respectively.
Brokerage Updates Related to Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (BKD) Stock
Of the latest market expert opinions, 1 have given an underperform rating, 0 has given a sell rating, and 2 have given a rating of Buy or better. Based on the 7 stock market experts following this company, the average 12-month price target is $10.07. Moreover, individual price targets range between $7.50-$13.00. With its recent move to $11.00, we can see that these firms project this stock will loss by -18.72% in one year.
Updates from Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (BKD) SEC Form 4
This particular company’s shares have garnered a lot of attention in recent days, as insiders are unloading their holdings while having generated a 0.80% rise since the beginning of the calendar year. A Director at Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (BKD) bought some of its shares in a transaction that was finalized on Nov 20. Similarly, BROMLEY MARCUS E bought 6,400 shares of the organization’s stock at $7.85 apiece and racked up $50,214 in earnings from the purchase. Now, BROMLEY MARCUS E holds 34,759 shares of the company following the exchange. A Director of the organization named WIELANSKY LEE S, was engaged in a transaction that occurred on Aug 13 that managed to be worth $77,839 from the purchase of 10,000 common shares at a price of $7.78 per individual share.
Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE:BKD) Results in the Pipeline
The next scheduled release of financial results for Brookdale Senior Living Inc. will be for the Sep-18 quarter. As it stands right now, market analysts are anticipating the per-share earnings for the three-month period will be -$0.44. In the same vein, they expect sales for the quarter to amount to $1,100.11 million.
Now let’s turn to earnings surprise history: in the most recent quarter, the company reported about $1,120.06 million in revenue alongside EPS at -$0.20. On average, the analyst projection was calling for $1,155.20 million with -$0.10 per share in earnings, respectively. In the preceding quarter, this company’s revenue reached $1,187.23 million, with earnings per share ending up at -$0.35.
Welbilt, Inc. (NYSE:WBT) experienced a drop of -1.84% from the closing price in the previous trading day. That drove the price to $14.44 per share, as observed on February 11th, 2019, at a time when the total trading volume reached 1,986,128 shares of stock – compared to the typical average of 1.37M shares per day (as recorded over the past three months). The consensus estimate for these shares has been shifted to $18.71.
Pricing Indications for Welbilt, Inc. (WBT)
This organization has had a price-to-earnings ratio of 22.92 in the last year. In the most recent trading session, the daily high was $14.95, bringing the per-share value -1.84% high its 52-week high and about -39.45% more expensive than its 52-week low. Meanwhile, it gained 12.84 from its observable 50-day simple moving average. Right at this moment, the per-share value is -21.30% lower than the mean per-share price over the last 200 days in the market.
Welbilt, Inc. (NYSE:WBT) In-Depth Brokerage Insights
We can see that a number of brokerage firms are putting their focus onto this stock. Out of this group, 0 have a sell rating, 3 have a Buy rating, 4 have an outperform rating, while 3 provided a Hold rating for these shares – thanks to data from Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. Additionally, 0 have recommended that these shares are an Underperforming investment. The current consensus recommendation is at , based on information from Thomson Reuters.
WBT Stock Value Potential
In trading activity as of late, this stock’s value was 18.33 up from its 200 day moving average, while also 12.53% up when compared against its 50-day simple moving average. Over the course of the past year of trading, the share price stuck in the range of $14.00-$24.00. The market value for the entire organization reached 2.02B. After the trading day started off at the price of $14.44, these shares nearly bottomed out at its low price of $14.25 and nearly peaked at $14.95 as its full-day high price. In the last trading session, the price ended the day at $14.71. This company’s RSI (Relative Strength Index) managed to hit 64.70.
Welbilt, Inc. (NYSE:WBT) Analyst Points of Focus
Welbilt, Inc. (WBT) has found itself inside of CL King’s research list, so their analyst rating adjustment is worth taking note of. This stock was Initiated to Neutral, by CL King, as garnered from a news report on Thursday June 28th, 2018. An additional helpful research note was sent out by Buckingham Research’s on Thursday May 24th, 2018. The brokerage decided to initiated WBT to Buy.