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

$163.13
+1.90 (+1.18 %)
(As of 08/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$160.30
Now: $163.13
$164.02
50-Day Range
$148.87
MA: $154.23
$163.66
52-Week Range
$105.15
Now: $163.13
$164.02
Volume356,859 shs
Average Volume217,705 shs
Market Capitalization$9.50 billion
P/E Ratio53.84
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.29
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$4.9359 per share
Book Value$13.42 per share

Profitability

Net Income$157.98 million

Miscellaneous

Employees33,350
Market Cap$9.50 billion
Next Earnings Date11/7/2019 (Estimated)
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) announced its earnings results on Thursday, August, 1st. The company reported $0.92 EPS for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $0.92. The firm had revenue of $528.06 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $531.13 million. Bright Horizons Family Solutions had a net margin of 8.67% and a return on equity of 23.29%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 7.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last 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 Thursday, November 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Bright Horizons Family Solutions.

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?

7 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Bright Horizons Family Solutions' stock. Their predictions range from $122.00 to $152.00. On average, they expect Bright Horizons Family Solutions' stock price to reach $128.8333 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 21.0%. View Analyst Price Targets for Bright Horizons Family Solutions.

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

7 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 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Bright Horizons Family Solutions.

Has Bright Horizons Family Solutions been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about BFAM stock has trended positive recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Bright Horizons Family Solutions earned a media sentiment score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Bright Horizons Family Solutions.

Are investors shorting Bright Horizons Family Solutions?

Bright Horizons Family Solutions saw a decrease in short interest during the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 576,000 shares, a decrease of 16.4% from the June 30th total of 689,200 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 231,600 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.5 days. Approximately 1.0% of the shares of the company are sold short. 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), IPG Photonics (IPGP), Alibaba Group (BABA), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Mastercard (MA), ABIOMED (ABMD), Broadcom (AVGO) and Intuitive Surgical (ISRG).

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 many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (12.92%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.07%), BlackRock Inc. (5.47%), Bamco Inc. NY (5.13%), Brown Advisory Inc. (2.34%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.28%). 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 TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, Ellis Investment Partners LLC, Welch Capital Partners LLC NY, SG Americas Securities LLC, Marshall Wace LLP, Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Bamco Inc. NY and CIBC Private Wealth 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, 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 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 Invesco Ltd., Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, AXA, BlackRock Inc., Marshall Wace North America L.P., Janus Henderson Group PLC and Janus Henderson Group PLC. 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Bright Horizons Family Solutions' stock price today?

One share of BFAM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $163.13.

How big of a company is Bright Horizons Family Solutions?

Bright Horizons Family Solutions has a market capitalization of $9.50 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:  330 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  331 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  661
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 8/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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