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Churchill Downs Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.11 (+0.05 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $207.33
50-Day Range
MA: $199.00
52-Week Range
Now: $207.33
Volume161,015 shs
Average Volume249,649 shs
Market Capitalization$8.18 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.30%
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. The company owns and operates Derby City Gaming, a historical racing machine in Louisville, Kentucky; online horse racing wagering platform, TwinSpires.com; and offers sports betting and iGaming through BetAmerica platform. It also operates 5 racetracks, including Churchill Downs Racetrack in Louisville, Kentucky; Arlington International Race Course in Arlington Heights with 12 off-track betting (OTB) facilities in Illinois; Fair Grounds Race Course in New Orleans along with 14 OTBs in Louisiana; and Calder Race Course in Miami Gardens, Florida. In addition, the company operates 8 casinos, which provides brick-and-mortar casino gaming services with approximately 11,000 slot machines and video lottery terminals and 200 table games; and operates hotels. Further, it 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. Additionally, the company manufactures and operates pari-mutuel wagering systems for racetracks, OTBs, and other pari-mutuel wagering businesses; and provides totalizator services. Churchill Downs Incorporated was founded in 1928 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.
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Overall MarketRank

1.84 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

49th out of 463 stocks

Racing, Including Track Operation Industry

1st out of 5 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Racing, including track operation
Sub-IndustryCasinos & Gaming
Current SymbolNASDAQ:CHDN



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.33 billion
Cash Flow$7.12 per share
Book Value$12.76 per share


Net Income$137.50 million


Market Cap$8.18 billion
Next Earnings Date2/24/2021 (Estimated)
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Churchill Downs (NASDAQ:CHDN) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Churchill Downs' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Churchill Downs' stock was trading at $98.88 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, CHDN stock has increased by 109.7% and is now trading at $207.33.
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Is Churchill Downs a buy right now?

5 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Churchill Downs in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 4 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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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Churchill Downs?

Wall Street analysts have given Churchill Downs a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Churchill Downs wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Churchill Downs' next earnings date?

Churchill Downs is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 24th 2021.
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How were Churchill Downs' earnings last quarter?

Churchill Downs Incorporated (NASDAQ:CHDN) released its earnings results on Wednesday, October, 28th. The company reported $1.19 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.75 by $0.44. The company had revenue of $337.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $288.12 million. Churchill Downs had a negative net margin of 8.99% and a positive return on equity of 11.09%.
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How often does Churchill Downs pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Churchill Downs?

Churchill Downs announced an annual dividend on Friday, October 30th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 4th will be paid 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 an increase 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 0.30%. Churchill Downs does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Churchill Downs is 14.00%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Churchill Downs will have a dividend payout ratio of 10.86% 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 Monday, January 28th 2019. The 3-1 split was announced on Wednesday, October 31st 2018. The newly minted shares were distributed to shareholders after the market closes 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?

5 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Churchill Downs' stock. Their forecasts range from $148.00 to $239.00. On average, they expect Churchill Downs' stock price to reach $198.60 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.2%.
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Are investors shorting Churchill Downs?

Churchill Downs saw a increase in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 713,800 shares, an increase of 22.5% from the December 15th total of 582,500 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 260,800 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.7 days. Currently, 2.1% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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Who are some of Churchill Downs' key competitors?

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 Group (MRVL), Alibaba Group (BABA), Intuitive Surgical (ISRG), Square (SQ), Baidu (BIDU), JD.com (JD), The Boeing (BA), CRISPR Therapeutics (CRSP) and Teladoc Health (TDOC).

Who are Churchill Downs' key executives?

Churchill Downs' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. William C. Carstanjen, CEO & Director (Age 52, Pay $4.52M)
  • Mr. William E. Mudd, Pres & COO (Age 49, Pay $2.69M)
  • Ms. Marcia Ann Dall, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 56, Pay $1.46M)
  • Mr. Austin W. Miller, Sr. VP of Gaming Operations (Age 56, Pay $1.01M)
  • 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. T. Kevin Flanery, Sr. VP & Pres of Churchill Downs Racetrack (Age 56)

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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.01%), First Hawaiian Bank (0.01%), Rowland Carmichael Advisors Inc. ADV (0.01%), Raymond James Trust N.A. (0.00%), Bainco International Investors (0.00%) and Baldwin Brothers Inc. MA (0.00%). 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 First Hawaiian Bank, Rowland Carmichael Advisors Inc. ADV, and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. 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 Raymond James Trust N.A., Bainco International Investors, and Baldwin Brothers Inc. MA. 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.

What is Churchill Downs' stock price today?

One share of CHDN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $207.33.

How big of a company is Churchill Downs?

Churchill Downs has a market capitalization of $8.18 billion and generates $1.33 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $137.50 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.43 on an earnings per share basis. Churchill Downs employs 5,500 workers across the globe.

What is Churchill Downs' official website?

The official website for Churchill Downs is 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]

This page was last updated on 1/16/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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