Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD) has received a short term rating of hold from experts at Zacks with a rank of 3. The stock has been rated an average of 1.83 by 12 Brokerage Firm. 7 Wall Street Firms have rated the stock as a strong buys. 5 Brokerage Firms have advised hold.
Other Equity analysts have also commented on the company shares. In a research note released to the investors, Janney Capital upgrades its rating on Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD).The analysts at the brokerage house have a current rating of Buy on the shares. Earlier, the shares were rated a Neutral by the brokerage firm. In a recent information released to the investors, Janney Capital raises the new price target from $21 per share to $25 per share. The rating by the firm was issued on March 22, 2016.
Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD): 8 Analyst have given the stock of Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD) a near short term price target of $23. The standard deviation reading, which is a measure by which the stock price is expected to swing away from the mean estimate, is at $2.27. The higher price target estimate is at $26 while the lower price estimates are fixed at $19.
Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD) rose 1.75% or 0.33 points on Tuesday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $18.88 the stock was seen hitting $19.2 as a peak level and $18.74 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $19.18. The daily volume was measured at 1,602,560 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $21.43 and the 52-week low is $14.22. The company has a market cap of $2,150 million.
Shares of Boyd Gaming Corporation rose by 3.12% in the last five trading days and 5.21% for the last 4 weeks. Boyd Gaming Corporation has dropped 3.38% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -3.47%.
Boyd Gaming Corporation is a multi-jurisdictional gaming company. The Company operates 22 properties in Nevada, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and New Jersey. The Company owns and manages 1,268,345 square feet of casino space, containing 30,392 slot machines, 777 table games and 11,391 hotel rooms. The Company operates in five segments: Las Vegas Locals; Downtown Las Vegas; Midwest and South; Peninsula, and Borgata.