Goldman raised the price target for the Brixmor Property Group Inc. (NYSE:BRX) stock from “a Buy” to “a Neutral”. The rating was released on March 09, 2021. We previously noted in another research note published on January 19, 2021 by BofA Securities that upgraded the stock from a Neutral to a Buy with a price target of $18.50 for BRX stock. The research report from Wells Fargo has downgraded the stock from Overweight to Equal Weight, with a price target set at $17. The stock was downgraded by Evercore ISI, who disclosed in a research note on November 25, 2020, from Outperform to In-line and set the price objective to $17. In their research brief published July 08, 2020, Compass Point analysts downgraded the Brixmor Property Group Inc. stock from Buy to Neutral with a price target of $13.
Historical Earnings Surprises and Revenue Forecasts
Profit is the most critical financial performance measure. Every investor in a business is looking forward to the earnings report as stock price to increase when earnings exceed market expectations and progressively decrease when earnings do not meet expectations. The firm reported an earnings per share (EPS) of $0.08 during the last quarter as opposed to a consensus estimate of $0.06, which indicates the company beat its estimate by $0.02, which implies that the company surprised the market by 33.30%. It appears that the average earnings per share estimate for the current quarter (ending in Mar 2021) is $0.12. This is an average of 8 analysts’ earnings, where the high earnings per share estimate is $0.14 and the low earnings per share estimate is $0.1. According to 7 analyst estimates, an average revenue estimate of $269.7M is projected for the current quarter with a high revenue estimate of $284.89M and a low estimate of $263.73M.
The latest trade, Performances and Moving Averages give us the following Picture
The share price of Brixmor Property Group Inc. (NYSE:BRX) raised 1.07% to close Friday’s market session at $21.70, higher as compared to yesterday’s close. The stock price fluctuated between $21.38 and $21.76 throughout the trading session with the volume trading being 2411642 shares, which represented a significant variation when compared to the three months average volume of 2.48 million shares. The firm’s stock price fluctuated 2.17% within the last five trades and 10.88% within the last 30 trades, which was a significant change from the beginning of this year. Despite the fact that the share price increased 92.55% in the last 6 months and 26.02% was added to its value over the previous 3 months. BRX stock is trading at a margin of 4.69%, 7.00% and 40.66% apart from the 20-Day, 50-Day and 200-Day Simple Moving Average prices.
As of the close of trading, BRX deals in the Real Estate domain. The stock is trading -0.96 percent below its 52-week high and 149.43 percent above its 52-week low. For example, looking both at the price and the high and low measurements of 52 weeks will give you a clearer picture of the direction the price is heading. The firm’s Weighted Alpha is 63.19. A positive weighted alpha indicates the firm has done well over the course of the year, whereas one below 0 indicates that the firm has done poorly.
What Does Brixmor Property Group Inc.’s Profitability and Valuation Ratios Tell Us About the Stock?
With regard to the profitability of the company, the operating margin is currently at 27.60 percent and the profit margin is 11.50 percent, and the company has reported a gross margin of 73.40 percent. The profit margin, also known as the revenue ratio or gross profit ratio, is an efficiency figure used to estimate the business’s profitability by comparing net income and sales. The higher the number, the more profits are generated for the company and vice versa.
The stock’s market cap achieved a total value of $6.38 billion as of the last trading session. Market capitalization is the total value of all outstanding shares of a corporation and it is used to measure a company’s market value. The price-to-earnings ratio for Brixmor Property Group Inc. (NYSE:BRX) is 53.45. The price-to-earnings ratio is a method of assessing corporate values by comparing them to their per-share profit. Forward P/E stands at 35.11. Forward price-to-earnings is calculated using predicted earnings for the next financial year’s P/E determination. The stock has achieved an effective Price-to-Sales Ratio of 6.05 that mirrors the cost to be found for sales by the market. The firm managed a Price-to-Book ratio of 2.40, which equates the market value of a stock with its book value.
Is Insider Trading a Real Thing?
SIEGEL STEVEN F, the See Remarks at Brixmor Property Group Inc. (BRX) has sold 7,500 shares of firm on Apr 15 at a price of $20.72 against the total amount of $0.16 million. In another inside trade, SIEGEL STEVEN F, See Remarks of Brixmor Property Group Inc. (NYSE:BRX) sold 7,500 shares of the firm on Feb 24 for a total worth of $0.15 million at a price of $20.46. An inside trade which took place on Feb 22, EVP, Chief Financial Officer of Brixmor Property Group Inc. Aman Angela M sold 7,500 shares of firm against total price of $0.15 million at the cost of $20.00 per share.
How Brixmor Property Group Inc. (BRX) Stock Is Sustainable?
To Conclude, the score of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) has been traditionally used by investors to measure the actions of corporations and to make their future financial predictions. According to the ESG rating scale, there are five hazard levels in the scale: marginal, weak, moderate, high, and extreme. The next generation ESG score is a scale from 0 to 100 where 100 represents the most extreme situation. The score was designed to assist investors at safety and investment level in identifying and recognizing financially relevant ESG threats. A current assessment of the Brixmor Property Group Inc.’s sustainability factors indicates that it scores at 6 or 6th percentile overall, with an Environment Score of 5 or 5 percentile, a Social Score of 4 or 4 percentile, and a Governance Score of 5 or 5 percentile.