NYSE:BFAM - Bright Horizons Family Solutions Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $169.86
  • Forecasted Upside: 13.93 %
  • Number of Analysts: 7
  • Breakdown:
  • 1 Sell Ratings
  • 2 Hold Ratings
  • 4 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for BFAM

Analyst Price Target is $169.86
▲ +13.93% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 7 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Bright Horizons Family Solutions in the last 3 months. The average price target is $169.86, with a high forecast of $215.00 and a low forecast of $136.00. The average price target represents a 13.93% upside from the last price of $149.09.

This chart shows the closing price for BFAM for the last year in relation to the current analyst high, average, and low pricetarget.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 7 investment analysts is to hold stock in Bright Horizons Family Solutions. This Hold consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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Latest Recommendations

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  • 1 sell ratings

Display Ratings By
DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/19/2021Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetUnderweight$150.00 ➝ $136.00Medium
5/17/2021Citigroup Inc. 3% Minimum Coupon Principal Protected Based Upon RussellUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$170.00Low
5/10/2021CitigroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$170.00Low
5/10/2021Citigroup Inc. 3% Minimum Coupon Principal Protected Based Upon RussellUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$180.00 ➝ $170.00Medium
5/7/2021BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform$168.00 ➝ $158.00Medium
4/13/2021Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight ➝ Underweight$150.00N/A
4/7/2021Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ Underweight$150.00High
3/18/2021Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price Target$210.00 ➝ $215.00Medium
2/19/2021BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$145.00 ➝ $190.00Medium
2/18/2021Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$189.00 ➝ $210.00High
2/18/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$150.00 ➝ $168.00High
1/6/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$136.00 ➝ $153.00N/A
11/9/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$125.00 ➝ $136.00High
11/2/2020Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Buy$165.00 ➝ $181.00Low
11/2/2020Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$150.00High
10/20/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$115.00 ➝ $125.00High
10/6/2020BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$127.00 ➝ $150.00High
8/11/2020Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuyHigh
8/6/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$125.00 ➝ $127.00Low
8/6/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$107.00 ➝ $115.00High
7/10/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$106.00 ➝ $107.00Medium
5/8/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$80.00 ➝ $122.00Low
5/7/2020BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperform$128.00 ➝ $125.00Low
5/7/2020Bank of AmericaLower Price TargetUnderperform$97.00 ➝ $95.00High
5/7/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$100.00 ➝ $106.00Medium
4/22/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$95.00 ➝ $100.00Low
4/21/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$100.00 ➝ $128.00Medium
4/21/2020Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetOutperform$95.00 ➝ $135.00Low
4/21/2020Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$112.00 ➝ $139.00Low
4/21/2020Bank of AmericaDowngradeNeutral ➝ Underperform$120.00High
3/19/2020BMO Capital MarketsLower Price Target$185.00 ➝ $100.00High
3/19/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingBuyHigh
3/19/2020Robert W. BairdUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$95.00High
2/18/2020BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperform$185.00Low
1/10/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$167.00 ➝ $178.00Low
11/27/2019Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$177.00N/A
11/21/2019Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$177.00Low
10/8/2019Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageEqual ➝ Equal Weight$162.00Low
9/11/2019BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$152.00 ➝ $166.00Medium
7/10/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$152.00Low
6/20/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyHigh
3/1/2019CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$117.00 ➝ $126.00Low
2/13/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$120.00 ➝ $122.00Medium
2/13/2019Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$115.00 ➝ $123.00Low
11/6/2018BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$123.00 ➝ $120.00Low
11/2/2018Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$115.00 ➝ $122.00N/A
11/2/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$121.00 ➝ $125.00N/A
11/2/2018BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$105.00 ➝ $125.00Low
10/23/2018Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$118.00Medium
8/6/2018BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$114.00 ➝ $118.00Low
8/3/2018CitigroupDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralHigh
5/4/2018CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$107.00 ➝ $112.00Medium
5/1/2018Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$105.00 ➝ $110.00Medium
5/1/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$103.00 ➝ $106.00High
5/1/2018BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$107.00 ➝ $105.00High
4/3/2018Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform ➝ Sector Perform$95.00 ➝ $98.00Low
3/27/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$104.00High
2/12/2018CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy$107.00Low
2/9/2018Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuyMedium
2/9/2018Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$90.00 ➝ $98.00Medium
1/19/2018Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$98.00Low
1/17/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$98.00Low
1/9/2018Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHold$100.00N/A
12/27/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingBuy$105.00Low
12/21/2017MacquarieInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$95.00Low
12/20/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$89.00Low
11/3/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHoldN/A
11/3/2017CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy$92.00 ➝ $100.00N/A
11/2/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$83.00 ➝ $90.00N/A
11/2/2017BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$85.00 ➝ $90.00N/A
10/25/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHoldN/A
10/2/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$80.00 ➝ $90.00Medium
8/9/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuyLow
8/3/2017CitigroupReiterated RatingBuy$90.00 ➝ $92.00Low
8/3/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket Perform$83.00 ➝ $85.00Low
7/18/2017CitigroupInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$90.00High
5/15/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$83.00N/A
5/12/2017Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$80.00 ➝ $83.00Low
5/5/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$83.00Low
4/17/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$80.00Low
2/11/2017Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetBuy$80.00N/A
2/10/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$74.00N/A
2/10/2017William BlairReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Market PerformN/A
1/21/2017Royal Bank of CanadaSet Price TargetBuy$78.00N/A
1/11/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingBuy$80.00N/A
11/14/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHoldN/A
11/11/2016BarclaysReiterated RatingBuyN/A
11/2/2016William BlairDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market WeightN/A
9/16/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingBuy$74.00N/A
8/15/2016Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$76.00N/A
8/15/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$70.00 ➝ $76.00N/A
(Data available from 6/24/2016 forward)
Bright Horizons Family Solutions logo
Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc. provides child care and early education services, back-up care services, educational advisory services, and other workplace solutions for employers and families. The company operates through three segments: Full Service Center-Based Child Care, Back-Up Care, and Educational Advisory and Other Services. The Full Service Center-Based Child Care segment offers traditional center-based child care and early education, preschool, and elementary education services. The Back-Up Care segment provides center-based back-up child care, in-home child and adult/elder dependent care, and self-sourced reimbursed care services. The Educational Advisory and Other Services segment offers tuition assistance and student loan repayment program administration, workforce education, and related educational consulting services, as well as college admissions advisory services. As of December 31, 2020, it operated 1,014 child care and early education centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the United Kingdom, Canada, the Netherlands, and India. The company was formerly known as Bright Horizons Solutions Corp. and changed its name to Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc. in July 2012. Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc. was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Newton, Massachusetts.
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Today's Range

Now: $149.09
Low: $148.37
High: $150.61

50 Day Range

MA: $145.87
Low: $132.39
High: $167.09

52 Week Range

Now: $149.09
Low: $105.86
High: $182.50


477,457 shs

Average Volume

433,102 shs

Market Capitalization

$9.10 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Bright Horizons Family Solutions?

The following equities research analysts have issued research reports on Bright Horizons Family Solutions in the last year: Barclays PLC, BMO Capital Markets, Citigroup Inc., Citigroup Inc. 3% Minimum Coupon Principal Protected Based Upon Russell, Jefferies Financial Group Inc., Morgan Stanley, Robert W. Baird, TheStreet, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for Bright Horizons Family Solutions?

7 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Bright Horizons Family Solutions in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $169.86, suggesting a possible upside of 13.6%. Jefferies Financial Group Inc. has the highest price target set, predicting BFAM will reach $215.00 in the next twelve months. Morgan Stanley has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $136.00 for Bright Horizons Family Solutions in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Bright Horizons Family Solutions?

Bright Horizons Family Solutions currently has 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in BFAM, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact Bright Horizons Family Solutions' investor relations team?

Bright Horizons Family Solutions' physical mailing address is 200 TALCOTT AVENUE SOUTH, WATERTOWN MA, 02472. The company's listed phone number is 617-673-8000 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Bright Horizons Family Solutions is www.brighthorizons.com.