Stock Price of Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc. (BFAM) Decreases -4.79%

Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc. s in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has dropped -4.11% in the past 12 Weeks but analyzing the 6 month chart of the stock, the price of the stock has managed to drop negative and it has dropped down to -0.06% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 9.16% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc. has a positive value of 8.09 compared to overall market. Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc. (NYSE:BFAM) has tumbled 4.79% during the past week and has dropped 3.82% in the last 4 week period. The stocks are negative as compared to the S&P 500 for the past week with a loss of 5.56%. Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc. (NYSE:BFAM) has underperformed the index by 5.55% in the last 4 weeks. Investors should watch out for further signals and trade with caution.

Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc. (NYSE:BFAM) stock ended Friday session in the red zone in a volatile trading. The stock closed down 3.07 points or 4.3% at $68.4 with 1,125,057 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $65, the shares hit an intraday low of $65 and an intraday high of $70 and the price was in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $4,067 million and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated to be 59,456,329 shares. The 52-week high of Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc. (NYSE:BFAM) is $72.8 and the 52-week low is $59.

Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 9, 2017. The company reported $0.56 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.01. Analyst had a consensus of $0.55. The company had revenue of $398.54 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $392.09 million. The companys revenue was up 7.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.47 EPS.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Feb 1, 2017, Stephen Howard Kramer (President) sold 6,000 shares at 70.90 per share price.On Jan 19, 2017, Elizabeth J Boland (Chief Financial Officer) sold 4,359 shares at 70.41 per share price.On Jan 18, 2017, Mandy Berman (EVP & CAO) sold 3,697 shares at 70.43 per share price.

Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc. is engaged in providing employer-sponsored child care, early education and work/life solutions. Its employer-sponsored child care programs include child care and early education centers, infant/toddler/preschool care and education, full and part-time child care, kindergarten, school-age programs, summer camps and back-up care. Bright Horizons manages child care centers for corporations, hospitals, universities and government agencies The Company operates primarily in North America, Europe and India. Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc. is based in Watertown, Massachusetts.

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