NASDAQ:CHDN - Churchill Downs Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $263.96 +3.24 (+1.24 %) (As of 11/22/2018 06:32 AM ET)Previous Close$260.72Today's Range$262.38 - $267.925052-Week Range$213.70 - $314.60Volume63,849 shsAverage Volume139,247 shsMarket Capitalization$3.54 billionP/E Ratio44.89Dividend Yield0.58%Beta1.07 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Churchill Downs Incorporated operates as a racing, gaming, and online entertainment company in the United States. It operates through Racing, Casinos, TwinSpires, and Other Investments segments. The company operates 4 racetracks, including Churchill Downs Racetrack in Louisville, Kentucky; Arlington International Race Course in Arlington Heights with 11 off-track betting (OTB) facilities in Illinois; Fair Grounds Race Course in New Orleans along with 12 OTBs in Louisiana; and Calder Race Course in Miami Gardens, Florida. It also operates five casinos, which provides brick-and-mortar real-money casino gaming services with approximately 10,000 gaming positions; and operates 3 hotels. In addition, the company through TwinSpires.com operates mobile and online wagering business; and a platform for betting on horseracing, as well as offers streaming video of live horse races, replays, and an assortment of racing information. Further, it offers reports, statistical information, handicapping information, pedigrees, and other data for the thoroughbred horse industry through Brisnet.com and TwinSpires.com. Additionally, the company manufactures and operates pari-mutuel wagering systems for racetracks, OTBs, and other pari-mutuel wagering businesses; and provides totalisator and Internet-based interactive gaming services. Churchill Downs Incorporated was founded in 1928 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky. Receive CHDN News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for CHDN and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Racing, including track operation Sub-IndustryCasinos & Gaming SectorConsumer Discretionary Current SymbolNASDAQ:CHDN Previous Symbol CUSIP17148410 Webwww.churchilldownsincorporated.com Phone502-636-4400 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.71 Current Ratio1.09 Quick Ratio1.09 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio44.89 Forward P/E Ratio24.40 P/E Growth1.2 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$882.60 million Price / Sales4.06 Cash Flow$13.7122 per share Price / Cash19.25 Book Value$37.95 per share Price / Book6.96 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.88 Net Income$140.50 million Net Margins39.18% Return on Equity30.33% Return on Assets8.03% Miscellaneous Employees4,300 Outstanding Shares13,560,000Market Cap$3.54 billion OptionableOptionable Churchill Downs (NASDAQ:CHDN) Frequently Asked Questions What is Churchill Downs' stock symbol? Churchill Downs trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CHDN." How often does Churchill Downs pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Churchill Downs? Churchill Downs declared an annual dividend on Thursday, November 1st. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 7th will be given a dividend of $1.63 per share on Friday, January 4th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.6%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 6th. This is a positive change from Churchill Downs's previous annual dividend of $1.52. View Churchill Downs' Dividend History. How will Churchill Downs' stock buyback program work? Churchill Downs announced that its board has initiated a share buyback program on Saturday, December 2nd 2017, which allows the company to buyback $500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are generally a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued. How were Churchill Downs' earnings last quarter? Churchill Downs, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHDN) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 31st. The company reported $1.05 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.48 by $0.43. The business had revenue of $221.30 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $208.87 million. Churchill Downs had a net margin of 39.18% and a return on equity of 30.33%. Churchill Downs's quarterly revenue was up 12.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $1.08 earnings per share. View Churchill Downs' Earnings History. When is Churchill Downs' next earnings date? Churchill Downs is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 27th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Churchill Downs. What price target have analysts set for CHDN? 2 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Churchill Downs' stock. Their forecasts range from $280.00 to $325.00. On average, they expect Churchill Downs' share price to reach $302.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 14.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Churchill Downs. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Churchill Downs? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Churchill Downs in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Churchill Downs. Has Churchill Downs been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about CHDN stock have been trending very positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Churchill Downs earned a media sentiment score of 3.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is very likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. Who are some of Churchill Downs' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Churchill Downs include Liberty Broadband Corp Series A (LBRDA), DISH Network (DISH), Discovery Inc Series C (DISCK), Liberty Broadband Corp Series C (LBRDK), IQIYI (IQ), TAL Education Group (TAL), MGM Resorts International (MGM), Viacom (VIAB), Carnival (CUK), TAKE-TWO INTERACTIVE SOFTWARE (TTWO), Hasbro (HAS), Wynn Resorts (WYNN), Live Nation Entertainment (LYV), Makita (MKTAY) and ANTA Sports Products (ANPDF). Who are Churchill Downs' key executives? Churchill Downs' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. William C. Carstanjen, CEO & Director (Age 50)Mr. William E. Mudd, Pres & COO (Age 47)Ms. Marcia Ann Dall, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 54)Mr. Chad E. Dobson, Chief Accounting Officer & VPMr. Benjamin C. Murr, Sr. VP & CTO Who are Churchill Downs' major shareholders? Churchill Downs' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.72%), FMR LLC (2.73%), Scopus Asset Management L.P. (2.28%), Artemis Investment Management LLP (2.16%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (2.01%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.45%). Company insiders that own Churchill Downs stock include Daniel P Harrington, R Alex Rankin, Richard L Duchossois and Robert L Evans. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Churchill Downs. Which major investors are selling Churchill Downs stock? CHDN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scopus Asset Management L.P., Acadian Asset Management LLC, Artemis Investment Management LLP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Man Group plc, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL and Chicago Equity Partners LLC. Company insiders that have sold Churchill Downs company stock in the last year include Daniel P Harrington and Robert L Evans. View Insider Buying and Selling for Churchill Downs. Which major investors are buying Churchill Downs stock? CHDN stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Prudential Financial Inc., Citadel Advisors LLC, BlackRock Inc., RK Capital Management LLC, FMR LLC, Eidelman Virant Capital, Smithfield Trust Co. and Assenagon Asset Management S.A.. Company insiders that have bought Churchill Downs stock in the last two years include R Alex Rankin and Richard L Duchossois. View Insider Buying and Selling for Churchill Downs. 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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Churchill Downs' stock price today? One share of CHDN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $263.96. How big of a company is Churchill Downs? Churchill Downs has a market capitalization of $3.54 billion and generates $882.60 million in revenue each year. The company earns $140.50 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.88 on an earnings per share basis. Churchill Downs employs 4,300 workers across the globe. What is Churchill Downs' official website? The official website for Churchill Downs is http://www.churchilldownsincorporated.com. 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] MarketBeat Community Rating for Churchill Downs (NASDAQ CHDN)Community Ranking: 2.7 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 295 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 250 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 545MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Churchill Downs and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CHDN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CHDN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 11/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is cost of equity?