Churchill Downs Stock Forecast, Price & News

+5.77 (+3.01 %)
(As of 06/21/2021 02:10 PM ET)
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Volume7,305 shs
Average Volume241,153 shs
Market Capitalization$7.61 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.32%
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About Churchill Downs

Churchill Downs Incorporated operates as a racing, online wagering, and gaming entertainment company in the United States. It operates through three segments: Churchill Downs, Online Wagering, and Gaming. As of March 18, 2021, the company owned and operated three pari-mutuel gaming entertainment venues with approximately 3,050 historical racing machines (HRMs) in Kentucky; TwinSpires, an online wagering platform for horse racing, sports, and iGaming; seven retail sportsbooks; and casino gaming in eight states with approximately 11,000 slot machines and video lottery terminals, and 200 table games. It also offers streaming video of live horse races, replays, and an assortment of racing and handicapping information; and provides the Bloodstock Research Information Services platform for horse racing statistical data. In addition, the company manufactures and operates pari-mutuel wagering systems for racetracks, off-track betting facilities, and other pari-mutuel wagering businesses; and provides totalizator services. Churchill Downs Incorporated was incorporated in 1928 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.


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2.06 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

48th out of 598 stocks

Racing, Including Track Operation Industry

1st out of 5 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.5Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Churchill Downs (NASDAQ:CHDN) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Churchill Downs a buy right now?

6 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Churchill Downs in the last twelve months. There are currently 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Churchill Downs stock.
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When is Churchill Downs' next earnings date?

Churchill Downs is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 4th 2021.
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How were Churchill Downs' earnings last quarter?

Churchill Downs Incorporated (NASDAQ:CHDN) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, April, 20th. The company reported $0.87 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.56 by $0.31. The company had revenue of $324.30 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $290.95 million. Churchill Downs had a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 21.83% and a negative net margin of 1.99%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 28.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.05 EPS.
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How has Churchill Downs' stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Churchill Downs' stock was trading at $98.88 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CHDN shares have increased by 99.9% and is now trading at $197.62.
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How often does Churchill Downs pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Churchill Downs?

Churchill Downs declared an annual dividend on Friday, October 30th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 4th will be given a dividend of $0.622 per share on Wednesday, January 6th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.4%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 3rd. This is a boost from Churchill Downs's previous annual dividend of $0.58.
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Is Churchill Downs a good dividend stock?

Churchill Downs pays an annual dividend of $0.62 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.32%. Churchill Downs does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Churchill Downs is 74.70%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Churchill Downs will have a dividend payout ratio of 7.35% next year. This indicates that Churchill Downs will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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When did Churchill Downs' stock split? How did Churchill Downs' stock split work?

Shares of Churchill Downs split on the morning of Monday, January 28th 2019. The 3-1 split was announced on Wednesday, October 31st 2018. The newly issued shares were distributed to shareholders after the closing bell on Friday, January 25th 2019. An investor that had 100 shares of Churchill Downs stock prior to the split would have 300 shares after the split.

What price target have analysts set for CHDN?

6 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Churchill Downs' shares. Their forecasts range from $148.00 to $254.00. On average, they anticipate Churchill Downs' stock price to reach $218.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Churchill Downs' key executives?

Churchill Downs' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. William C. Carstanjen, CEO & Director (Age 53, Pay $3.43M)
  • Mr. William E. Mudd, Pres, COO & Interim Pres of Churchill Downs Racetrack (Age 50, Pay $2.12M)
  • Ms. Marcia Ann Dall, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 57, Pay $1.24M)
  • Mr. Austin W. Miller, Sr. VP of Gaming Operations (Age 57, Pay $892.19k)
  • Mr. Chad E. Dobson, Chief Accounting Officer & VP
  • Mr. Benjamin C. Murr, Sr. VP & CTO
  • Mr. Nick Zangari, VP of Treasury, Investor Relations & Risk Management
  • Mr. Bradley K. Blackwell, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.
  • Mr. Charles G. Kenyon, Sr. VP of HR
  • Mr. Michael W. Anderson, Sr. VP & Pres of Churchill Downs Racetrack (Age 50)

What is Bill Carstanjen's approval rating as Churchill Downs' CEO?

7 employees have rated Churchill Downs CEO Bill Carstanjen on Bill Carstanjen has an approval rating of 100% among Churchill Downs' employees. This puts Bill Carstanjen in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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What other stocks do shareholders of Churchill Downs own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Churchill Downs investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Marvell Technology (MRVL), Alibaba Group (BABA), Intuitive Surgical (ISRG), Square (SQ), Baidu (BIDU), (JD), The Boeing (BA), CRISPR Therapeutics (CRSP) and Teladoc Health (TDOC).

What is Churchill Downs' stock symbol?

Churchill Downs trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CHDN."

Who are Churchill Downs' major shareholders?

Churchill Downs' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (12.94%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.65%), Artemis Investment Management LLP (1.57%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (1.50%), Northern Trust Corp (1.42%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.41%). Company insiders that own Churchill Downs stock include Austin W Miller, Daniel P Harrington, Karole Lloyd, Paul C Varga, R Alex Rankin and William E Mudd.
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Which major investors are selling Churchill Downs stock?

CHDN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, London Co. of Virginia, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, 1060 Capital LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Emerald Advisers LLC, and Alliancebernstein L.P.. Company insiders that have sold Churchill Downs company stock in the last year include Austin W Miller, Daniel P Harrington, and William E Mudd.
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Which major investors are buying Churchill Downs stock?

CHDN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Schroder Investment Management Group, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Tiger Eye Capital LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC, Intrinsic Edge Capital Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Exchange Traded Concepts LLC, and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. Company insiders that have bought Churchill Downs stock in the last two years include Karole Lloyd, Paul C Varga, and R Alex Rankin.
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How do I buy shares of Churchill Downs?

Shares of CHDN can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Churchill Downs' stock price today?

One share of CHDN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $197.62.

How much money does Churchill Downs make?

Churchill Downs has a market capitalization of $7.61 billion and generates $1.05 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $-81,900,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.83 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Churchill Downs have?

Churchill Downs employs 7,000 workers across the globe.

When was Churchill Downs founded?

Churchill Downs was founded in 1875.

What is Churchill Downs' official website?

The official website for Churchill Downs is

Where are Churchill Downs' headquarters?

Churchill Downs is headquartered at 600 NORTH HURSTBOURNE PARKWAY SUITE 400, LOUISVILLE KY, 40222.

How can I contact Churchill Downs?

Churchill Downs' mailing address is 600 NORTH HURSTBOURNE PARKWAY SUITE 400, LOUISVILLE KY, 40222. The company can be reached via phone at 502-636-4400 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 6/21/2021 by Staff
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