Bright Horizons Family Solutions Stock Forecast, Price & News

$144.51
+2.03 (+1.42 %)
(As of 09/17/2021 04:00 PM ET)
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$142.54
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50-Day Range
$139.82
$154.24
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$131.01
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Volume557,223 shs
Average Volume378,216 shs
Market Capitalization$8.75 billion
P/E Ratio401.42
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.85
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About Bright Horizons Family Solutions

Bright Horizons Family Solutions, Inc. engages in the provision of child care and early education; dependent care, and workforce education services. It operates through the following segments: Full Service Center-Based Child Care, Back-Up Care Services, and Educational Advisory Services. The Full Service Center-Based Child Care segment comprises of traditional center-based child care and early education, preschool, and elementary education. The Back-Up Care Services segment deals with center-based back-up child care, and in-home child and adult/elder dependent care. The Educational Advisory Services segment comprises of tuition reimbursement program management and related educational advising, and college advisory services. The company was founded by Roger H. Brown and Linda A. Mason in 1986 and is headquartered in Watertown, MA.

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2.18 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

149th out of 385 stocks

Child Day Care Services Industry

1st out of 1 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 4.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Bright Horizons Family Solutions (NYSE:BFAM) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Bright Horizons Family Solutions a buy right now?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Bright Horizons Family Solutions in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Bright Horizons Family Solutions stock.
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Are investors shorting Bright Horizons Family Solutions?

Bright Horizons Family Solutions saw a decline in short interest in July. As of July 30th, there was short interest totaling 1,340,000 shares, a decline of 20.2% from the July 15th total of 1,680,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 444,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.0 days. Currently, 2.2% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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When is Bright Horizons Family Solutions' next earnings date?

Bright Horizons Family Solutions is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 4th 2021.
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How were Bright Horizons Family Solutions' earnings last quarter?

Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc. (NYSE:BFAM) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August, 3rd. The company reported $0.49 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.35 by $0.14. The firm earned $441.48 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $438.93 million. Bright Horizons Family Solutions had a net margin of 1.41% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 3.85%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 50.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.44 earnings per share.
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How has Bright Horizons Family Solutions' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Bright Horizons Family Solutions' stock was trading at $132.00 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, BFAM shares have increased by 9.5% and is now trading at $144.51.
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What price target have analysts set for BFAM?

6 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Bright Horizons Family Solutions' stock. Their forecasts range from $139.00 to $215.00. On average, they anticipate Bright Horizons Family Solutions' stock price to reach $172.83 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 19.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Bright Horizons Family Solutions' key executives?

Bright Horizons Family Solutions' management team includes the following people:
  • Stephen Howard Kramer, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Mary Burke Afonso, COO-North America Center Operations
  • Elizabeth J. Boland, Chief Financial Officer
  • Eric R. Lindgren, Chief Information Officer
  • Sandy Wells, Chief Development Officer

What is Stephen Kramer's approval rating as Bright Horizons Family Solutions' CEO?

248 employees have rated Bright Horizons Family Solutions CEO Stephen Kramer on Glassdoor.com. Stephen Kramer has an approval rating of 65% among Bright Horizons Family Solutions' employees.

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What other stocks do shareholders of Bright Horizons Family Solutions own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Bright Horizons Family Solutions investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Adobe (ADBE), Intuitive Surgical (ISRG), Netflix (NFLX), The Boeing (BA), Abiomed (ABMD), Broadcom (AVGO), salesforce.com (CRM) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

What is Bright Horizons Family Solutions' stock symbol?

Bright Horizons Family Solutions trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BFAM."

Who are Bright Horizons Family Solutions' major shareholders?

Bright Horizons Family Solutions' stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (15.08%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.00%), BlackRock Inc. (6.63%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (4.46%), Bamco Inc. NY (4.26%) and William Blair Investment Management LLC (3.52%). Company insiders that own Bright Horizons Family Solutions stock include David H Lissy, Elizabeth J Boland, John Guy Casagrande, Julie Atkinson, Lawrence M Alleva, Marguerite Kondracke, Maribeth Nash Bearfield, Mary Ann Tocio, Mary Lou Burke and Stephen Howard Kramer.
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Which major investors are selling Bright Horizons Family Solutions stock?

BFAM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Durable Capital Partners LP, FMR LLC, Invesco Ltd., Macquarie Group Ltd., Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Victory Capital Management Inc., AXA S.A., and Neuberger Berman Group LLC. Company insiders that have sold Bright Horizons Family Solutions company stock in the last year include David H Lissy, Elizabeth J Boland, John Guy Casagrande, Maribeth Nash Bearfield, Mary Ann Tocio, Mary Lou Burke, and Stephen Howard Kramer.
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Which major investors are buying Bright Horizons Family Solutions stock?

BFAM stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including William Blair Investment Management LLC, Mirova US LLC, Teacher Retirement System of Texas, DF Dent & Co. Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., Amundi, Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC, and State Street Corp. Company insiders that have bought Bright Horizons Family Solutions stock in the last two years include Julie Atkinson, and Lawrence M Alleva.
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How do I buy shares of Bright Horizons Family Solutions?

Shares of BFAM 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 Bright Horizons Family Solutions' stock price today?

One share of BFAM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $144.51.

How much money does Bright Horizons Family Solutions make?

Bright Horizons Family Solutions has a market capitalization of $8.75 billion and generates $1.52 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $26.99 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.28 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Bright Horizons Family Solutions have?

Bright Horizons Family Solutions employs 26,800 workers across the globe.

When was Bright Horizons Family Solutions founded?

Bright Horizons Family Solutions was founded in 1986.

What is Bright Horizons Family Solutions' official website?

The official website for Bright Horizons Family Solutions is www.brighthorizons.com.

Where are Bright Horizons Family Solutions' headquarters?

Bright Horizons Family Solutions is headquartered at 200 TALCOTT AVENUE SOUTH, WATERTOWN MA, 02472.

How can I contact Bright Horizons Family Solutions?

Bright Horizons Family Solutions' mailing address is 200 TALCOTT AVENUE SOUTH, WATERTOWN MA, 02472. The company can be reached via phone at (617) 673-8000 or via email at [email protected].


This page was last updated on 9/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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