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Churchill Downs (CHDN) Stock Forecast, Price & News

+5.99 (+3.02%)
(As of 05/27/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
155,376 shs
Average Volume
199,730 shs
Market Capitalization
$7.76 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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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: Live and Historical Racing, TwinSpires, and Gaming. As of December 31, 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; nine 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. Churchill Downs Incorporated was founded in 1875 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Racing, including track operation
Casinos & Gaming
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.60 billion
Cash Flow
$10.85 per share
Book Value
$8.36 per share


Net Income
$249.10 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$7.76 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Social Links


Overall MarketRank

2.98 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

34th out of 400 stocks

Racing, Including Track Operation Industry

1st out of 4 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 4.5Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Churchill Downs (NASDAQ:CHDN) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Churchill Downs a buy right now?

7 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Churchill Downs in the last year. There are currently 7 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street 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, July 27th 2022.
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How were Churchill Downs' earnings last quarter?

Churchill Downs Incorporated (NASDAQ:CHDN) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 27th. The company reported $1.18 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.13 by $0.05. The business earned $364.10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $345.02 million. Churchill Downs had a net margin of 15.58% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 87.26%. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.87 earnings per share.
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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 Wednesday, October 27th. Investors of record on Friday, December 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.667 per share on Friday, January 7th. This represents a yield of 0.28%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 2nd. This is a boost from Churchill Downs's previous annual dividend of $0.62.
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Is Churchill Downs a good dividend stock?

Churchill Downs pays an annual dividend of $0.67 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.34%. Churchill Downs has been increasing its dividend for 11 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Churchill Downs is 10.28%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Churchill Downs will have a dividend payout ratio of 5.28% 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?

Churchill Downs shares split on the morning of Monday, January 28th 2019. The 3-1 split was announced on Wednesday, October 31st 2018. The newly created shares were payable 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?

7 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Churchill Downs' shares. Their forecasts range from $254.00 to $300.00. On average, they expect Churchill Downs' stock price to reach $272.29 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 33.4% 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 54, Pay $6.77M)
  • Mr. William E. Mudd, Pres & COO (Age 51, Pay $3.87M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Marcia Ann Dall, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 58, Pay $2.12M)
  • Mr. Chad E. Dobson, Chief Accounting Officer & VP
  • Mr. Nate Simon, Sr. VP & CTO
  • Mr. Nick Zangari, VP of Treasury, Investor Relations & Risk Management
  • Mr. Bradley K. Blackwell, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.
  • Mr. Jason Sauer, Sr. VP of Corp. Devel.
  • Mr. Charles G. Kenyon, Sr. VP of HR
  • Mr. Michael W. Anderson, Sr. VP & Pres of Churchill Downs Racetrack (Age 51)
What is Bill Carstanjen's approval rating as Churchill Downs' CEO?

7 employees have rated Churchill Downs CEO Bill Carstanjen on Glassdoor.com. 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.

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.com (JD), 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 number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.89%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.83%), State Street Corp (2.39%), Brown Advisory Inc. (1.44%), Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (0.87%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.85%). Company insiders that own Churchill Downs stock include Austin W Miller, Austin W Miller, Daniel P Harrington and William E Mudd.
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Which institutional investors are selling Churchill Downs stock?

CHDN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Artemis Investment Management LLP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Hsbc Holdings PLC, Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust, and American Century Companies Inc..
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Which institutional investors are buying Churchill Downs stock?

CHDN stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, BlackRock Inc., UBS Group AG, Aaron Wealth Advisors LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Brown Advisory Inc., RK Capital Management LLC, and Qube Research & Technologies Ltd.
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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 $204.18.

How much money does Churchill Downs make?

Churchill Downs has a market capitalization of $7.76 billion and generates $1.60 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $249.10 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.52 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Churchill Downs have?

Churchill Downs employs 5,000 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 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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 502-636-4430.

This page was last updated on 5/28/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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