Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc. (BFAM): Price and Financial Metrics

Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc. (BFAM): $89.11

3.36 (+3.92%)

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BFAM Price/Volume Stats

Current price $89.11 52-week high $94.89
Prev. close $85.75 52-week low $54.19
Day low $85.41 Volume 418,300
Day high $89.17 Avg. volume 455,135
50-day MA $81.30 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $72.75 Market Cap 5.15B

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  • Growth is the dimension where BFAM ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 61.73% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for BFAM is in Quality, which has been heading up over the past 179 days.
  • BFAM's current lowest rank is in the Value metric (where it is better than 13.06% of US stocks).

BFAM Stock Summary

  • With a one year PEG ratio of 1,362.78, BRIGHT HORIZONS FAMILY SOLUTIONS INC is expected to have a higher PEG ratio (a measure of how expensive a stock is relative to its expected earnings growth) than 98.51% of US stocks.
  • BFAM's current price/earnings ratio is 68.62, which is higher than 92.2% of US stocks with positive earnings.
  • The ratio of debt to operating expenses for BRIGHT HORIZONS FAMILY SOLUTIONS INC is higher than it is for about 84.45% of US stocks.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to BRIGHT HORIZONS FAMILY SOLUTIONS INC are MIDD, TRNS, ATKR, GTES, and BR.
  • Visit BFAM's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

BFAM Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Consumer Cyclical stock, BFAM's price/earnings ratio is 441.04% higher, now standing at 72.5.
  • Over the past 126 months, BFAM's price/earnings ratio has gone up 95.8.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for BFAM.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
BFAM 2023-05-19 2.4 4.6 72.5 45.7
BFAM 2023-05-18 2.4 4.6 73.1 45.9
BFAM 2023-05-17 2.4 4.6 72.5 45.7
BFAM 2023-05-16 2.3 4.5 71.5 45.2
BFAM 2023-05-15 2.4 4.5 72.3 45.6
BFAM 2023-05-12 2.4 4.7 74.1 46.4

BFAM Growth Metrics

    Its 2 year price growth rate is now at -23.77%.
  • Its 4 year price growth rate is now at 40.03%.
  • The 3 year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at -26.52%.
BFAM's revenue has moved up $406,305,000 over the prior 15 months.

The table below shows BFAM's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 1,953.621 172.984 80.292
2022-06-30 1,873.739 217.298 88.863
2022-03-31 1,824.876 217.516 82.733
2021-12-31 1,755.307 227.253 70.459
2021-09-30 1,669.729 224.966 55.205
2021-06-30 1,547.316 294.037 21.732

BFAM's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • BFAM has a Quality Grade of D, ranking ahead of 23.51% of graded US stocks.
  • BFAM's asset turnover comes in at 0.415 -- ranking 35th of 50 Personal Services stocks.
  • UNF, GHC, and TAL are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with BFAM.

The table below shows BFAM's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.415 0.205 0.017
2021-03-31 0.378 0.198 0.008
2020-12-31 0.422 0.201 0.018
2020-09-30 0.475 0.217 0.038
2020-06-30 0.543 0.235 0.062
2020-03-31 0.632 0.244 0.086

Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc. (BFAM) Company Bio

Bright Horizons Family Solutions provides child care, early education, and other services for employers and families. It operates through three segments: Full-Service Center-Based Child Care, Back-Up Dependent Care, and Other Educational Advisory Services. The company was founded in 1986 and is based in Watertown, Massachusetts.

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There Are Reasons To Feel Uneasy About Bright Horizons Family Solutions' (NYSE:BFAM) Returns On Capital

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41% of working parents go days without going outside when they work from home.

Yahoo | May 17, 2023

New Research by Bright Horizons Shows Remote or Hybrid Work Schedules Have Unexpected Roadblocks

NEWTON, Mass., May 15, 2023--Working parents are struggling despite flexibility in work location, according to the ninth-annual Modern Family Index (MFI), commissioned by Bright Horizons (NYSE:BFAM) and conducted by The Harris Poll. The research reveals that even though more than half of working parents (58%) say the increased flexibility in their schedules are a source of fulfillment and relief, those working in remote or hybrid setting feel isolated, only talking to the people in their househo

Yahoo | May 15, 2023

A Look At The Intrinsic Value Of Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc. (NYSE:BFAM)

Key Insights Bright Horizons Family Solutions' estimated fair value is US$100 based on 2 Stage Free Cash Flow to Equity...

Yahoo | May 4, 2023

Q1 2023 Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc Earnings Call

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BFAM Price Returns

1-mo -1.83%
3-mo 6.58%
6-mo 35.20%
1-year 2.85%
3-year -34.64%
5-year -16.12%
YTD 41.22%
2022 -49.87%
2021 -27.23%
2020 15.10%
2019 34.85%
2018 18.56%

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