NASDAQ:CHDN - Churchill Downs Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$302.90 +0.45 (+0.15 %)
(As of 07/16/2018 06:20 AM ET)
Previous Close$302.45
Today's Range$301.40 - $306.50
52-Week Range$179.25 - $314.60
Volume32,429 shs
Average Volume66,627 shs
Market Capitalization$4.10 billion
P/E Ratio51.51
Dividend Yield0.50%
Churchill Downs logoChurchill 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 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 and 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Racing, including track operation
Sub-IndustryCasinos & Gaming
SectorConsumer Discretionary


Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.57
Current Ratio1.02
Quick Ratio1.02


Trailing P/E Ratio51.51
Forward P/E Ratio28.12
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$882.60 million
Price / Sales4.65
Cash Flow$13.5405 per share
Price / Cash22.37
Book Value$41.55 per share
Price / Book7.29


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.88
Net Income$140.50 million
Net Margins27.77%
Return on Equity20.96%
Return on Assets5.41%


Outstanding Shares13,540,000
Market Cap$4,100.96

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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 Friday, October 27th. Investors of record on Friday, December 1st will be given a dividend of $1.52 per share on Friday, January 5th. This represents a yield of 0.73%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 30th. This is a boost from Churchill Downs's previous annual dividend of $1.32. View Churchill Downs' Dividend History.

How will Churchill Downs' stock buyback program work?

Churchill Downs announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a share repurchase program on Saturday, December 2nd 2017, which permits the company to buyback $500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are usually an indication that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Churchill Downs' earnings last quarter?

Churchill Downs, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHDN) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, April, 25th. The company reported $1.09 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.94 by $0.15. The company had revenue of $189.30 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $177.80 million. Churchill Downs had a return on equity of 20.96% and a net margin of 27.77%. Churchill Downs's revenue was up 13.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.44 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, August, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Churchill Downs.

What price target have analysts set for CHDN?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Churchill Downs' shares. Their forecasts range from $208.00 to $290.00. On average, they expect Churchill Downs' share price to reach $253.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 16.5%. View Analyst Ratings for Churchill Downs.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Churchill Downs?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Churchill Downs in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

Who are some of Churchill Downs' key competitors?

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 and VP
  • Mr. Benjamin C. Murr, Sr. VP & CTO

Has Churchill Downs been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about CHDN stock has been trending positive on Monday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Churchill Downs earned a news sentiment score of 0.43 on Accern's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company an impact score of 45.66 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

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 $302.90.

How big of a company is Churchill Downs?

Churchill Downs has a market capitalization of $4.10 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.

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:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  254 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  200 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  454
MarketBeat'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 7/16/2018 by Staff

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