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Bright Horizons Family Solutions Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:BFAM)

$149.30
-0.23 (-0.15 %)
(As of 10/23/2019 02:17 AM ET)
Today's Range
$149.21
Now: $149.30
$151.90
50-Day Range
$148.51
MA: $155.00
$166.35
52-Week Range
$105.15
Now: $149.30
$168.28
Volume217,226 shs
Average Volume229,210 shs
Market Capitalization$8.69 billion
P/E Ratio49.27
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.28
Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc provides child care and early education, back-up care, and educational advisory services for employers and families. The company operates through three segments: Full Service Center-Based Child Care, Back-Up Care, and Educational Advisory Services. The Full Service Center-Based Child Care segment offers traditional center-based child care, preschool, and elementary education services. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Child day care services
Sub-IndustryEducation Services
SectorConsumer Discretionary
CUSIP10919410
Phone617-673-8000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.90 billion
Cash Flow$4.85 per share
Book Value$13.42 per share

Profitability

Net Income$157.98 million

Miscellaneous

Employees33,350
Market Cap$8.69 billion
Next Earnings Date10/30/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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Bright Horizons Family Solutions (NYSE:BFAM) Frequently Asked Questions

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."

How were Bright Horizons Family Solutions' earnings last quarter?

Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc (NYSE:BFAM) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 1st. The company reported $0.92 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.92. The company earned $528.06 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $531.13 million. Bright Horizons Family Solutions had a net margin of 8.67% and a return on equity of 23.29%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 7.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.87 EPS. View Bright Horizons Family Solutions' Earnings History.

When is Bright Horizons Family Solutions' next earnings date?

Bright Horizons Family Solutions is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Bright Horizons Family Solutions.

How can I listen to Bright Horizons Family Solutions' earnings call?

Bright Horizons Family Solutions will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, October 30th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

What guidance has Bright Horizons Family Solutions issued on next quarter's earnings?

Bright Horizons Family Solutions issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 1st. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.59-3.64 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $3.62. The company issued revenue guidance of 8-10% (~$2.055-2.09 billion), compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.07 billion.

What price target have analysts set for BFAM?

8 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Bright Horizons Family Solutions' shares. Their forecasts range from $122.00 to $166.00. On average, they expect Bright Horizons Family Solutions' stock price to reach $135.57 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 9.2%. View Analyst Price Targets for Bright Horizons Family Solutions.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Bright Horizons Family Solutions?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Bright Horizons Family Solutions in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Bright Horizons Family Solutions.

Has Bright Horizons Family Solutions been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about BFAM stock have trended somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Bright Horizons Family Solutions earned a daily sentiment score of -1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Bright Horizons Family Solutions.

Are investors shorting Bright Horizons Family Solutions?

Bright Horizons Family Solutions saw a increase in short interest during the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 613,100 shares, an increase of 18.6% from the August 30th total of 516,900 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 282,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.2 days. Currently, 1.1% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Bright Horizons Family Solutions' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Bright Horizons Family Solutions' key competitors?

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 Netflix (NFLX), GrubHub (GRUB), Adobe (ADBE), Alibaba Group (BABA), Mastercard (MA), ABIOMED (ABMD), IPG Photonics (IPGP), Intuitive Surgical (ISRG), NVIDIA (NVDA) and Universal Display (OLED).

Who are Bright Horizons Family Solutions' key executives?

Bright Horizons Family Solutions' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David H. Lissy, Exec. Chairman (Age 53)
  • Mr. Stephen Howard Kramer, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 48)
  • Ms. Elizabeth J. Boland, Chief Financial Officer (Age 59)
  • Ms. Mandy Lee Berman, Exec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 48)
  • Ms. Mary Lou Burke-Afonso, Chief Operating Officer of North America Center Operations (Age 54)

Who are Bright Horizons Family Solutions' major shareholders?

Bright Horizons Family Solutions' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC (1.06%), Stephens Investment Management Group LLC (0.75%), Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. (0.55%), Artemis Investment Management LLP (0.32%), Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank (0.26%) and Handelsinvest Investeringsforvaltning (0.17%). Company insiders that own Bright Horizons Family Solutions stock include David H Lissy, E Townes Duncan, Elizabeth J Boland, Joshua Bekenstein, Lawrence M Alleva, Lightfoot Sara Lawrence, Linda A Mason, Mandy Berman, Marguerite Kondracke, Mary Ann Tocio, Mary Lou Burke, Roger H Brown, Stephen Howard Kramer and Stephen I Dreier. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Bright Horizons Family Solutions.

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 CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC, Artemis Investment Management LLP, Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Nippon Life Global Investors Americas Inc., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Baldwin Brothers Inc. MA and Stephens Investment Management Group LLC. Company insiders that have sold Bright Horizons Family Solutions company stock in the last year include David H Lissy, E Townes Duncan, Elizabeth J Boland, Linda A Mason, Mandy Berman, Marguerite Kondracke, Mary Ann Tocio, Mary Lou Burke, Roger H Brown, Stephen Howard Kramer and Stephen I Dreier. View Insider Buying and Selling for Bright Horizons Family Solutions.

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 Navellier & Associates Inc, Polaris Greystone Financial Group LLC, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Polianta Ltd, Tuttle Tactical Management, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., NEXT Financial Group Inc and Whittier Trust Co. of Nevada Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Bright Horizons Family Solutions.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Bright Horizons Family Solutions' stock price today?

One share of BFAM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $149.30.

How big of a company is Bright Horizons Family Solutions?

Bright Horizons Family Solutions has a market capitalization of $8.69 billion and generates $1.90 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $157.98 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.03 on an earnings per share basis. Bright Horizons Family Solutions employs 33,350 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Bright Horizons Family Solutions.

What is Bright Horizons Family Solutions' official website?

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

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Bright Horizons Family Solutions (NYSE BFAM)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  343 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  346 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  689
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Bright Horizons Family Solutions and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BFAM will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BFAM will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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