Brookdale Senior Living (NYSE:BKD) : The consensus on Brookdale Senior Living (NYSE:BKD) based on 6 analyst recommendation on the company stock is 2, which is interpreted as a Buy recommendation. Zacks Investment Research has issued a rank of 3 which endorses a Hold on the stock. However, 3 brokers have a differing view as they consider the stock to be a Strong Buy at current levels. 3 experts consider that the stocks earnings and the quoted price is in harmony, hence, they give it a Hold rating.
Brookdale Senior Living (NYSE:BKD) : Currently there are 4 street experts covering Brookdale Senior Living (NYSE:BKD) stock. The most bullish and bearish price target for the stock is $29 and $20 respectively for the short term. The average price target of all the analysts comes to $23.75. The estimated standard deviation from the target is $4.11.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy.
Brookdale Senior Living (NYSE:BKD): stock turned positive on Tuesday. Though the stock opened at $14.87, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $15.34 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $14.85 and closed the trading day at $14.97, in the green by 2.04%. The total traded volume for the day was 2,516,264. The stock had closed at $14.67 in the previous days trading.
In an insider trading activity, Clegg Jackie M, director of Brookdale Senior Living Inc. had purchased 1,500 shares on March 4, 2016 in a transaction. The price per share was $15.56 and the total amount of the disclosed transaction was $23,340.The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing. This information is based on open market transaction at the market prices.
Brookdale Senior Living Inc. operates senior living communities in the United States. The Company operates independent, assisted living and dementia-care communities, and continuing care retirement centers (CCRCs). The Company has five operating segments: Retirement Centers; Assisted Living; CCRCs – Rental; Brookdale Ancillary Services, and Management Services. The Companys Retirement Centers segment provides senior independent and assisted living services in its retirement center communities. The Companys Assisted Living segment offers housing and assisted living services to mid-acuity frail and elderly residents. The Companys CCRCs – Rental segment provides living arrangements and services for various types of health. The Brookdale Ancillary Services segment provides home health, therapy and other ancillary services, and education and wellness programs. The Management Services segment operates communities owned by third parties or by the Companys unconsolidated ventures.