CoreCivic, Inc. (CXW): Price and Financial Metrics

CoreCivic, Inc. (CXW): $7.83

0.03 (+0.38%)

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  • CXW scores best on the Value dimension, with a Value rank ahead of 82.36% of US stocks.
  • CXW's strongest trending metric is Quality; it's been moving up over the last 206 days.
  • CXW ranks lowest in Sentiment; there it ranks in the 17th percentile.

CXW Stock Summary

  • Price to trailing twelve month operating cash flow for CXW is currently 2.47, higher than just 8.52% of US stocks with positive operating cash flow.
  • CXW's price/sales ratio is 0.5; that's higher than the P/S ratio of only 9.48% of US stocks.
  • CoreCivic Inc's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is 62.27%, greater than the shareholder yield of 96.69% of stocks in our set.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to CoreCivic Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be OII, PQG, EDRY, EBIX, and TTMI.
  • CXW's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit CoreCivic Inc's official web site, go to

CXW Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of CXW, see our CXW price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $15.30 Average Broker Recommendation 1.5 (Moderate Buy)

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CXW Price/Volume Stats

Current price $7.83 52-week high $14.44
Prev. close $7.80 52-week low $5.76
Day low $7.60 Volume 1,018,900
Day high $7.86 Avg. volume 2,698,134
50-day MA $8.36 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $7.90 Market Cap 941.77M

CoreCivic, Inc. (CXW) Company Bio

CoreCivic owns, operates and manages prisons and other correctional facilities and provides residential, community re-entry and prisoner transportation services for governmental agencies. The company was founded in 1983 and is based in Nashville, Tennessee.

CXW Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$7.83$13.93 68%

Below please find a table outlining a discounted cash flow forecast for CXW, in which we model out valuation assuming a variety of terminal growth rates. To summarize, we found that CoreCivic Inc ranked in the 66th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Specifically, our DCF analysis implies the stock is trading below its fair value by an estimated 68.83%. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for CoreCivic Inc ended up being:

  • Its compound free cash flow growth rate, as measured over the past 5.55 years, is -0.01% -- higher than merely 22.45% of stocks in our DCF forecasting set.
  • 36% of the company's capital comes from equity, which is greater than just 8.51% of stocks in our cash flow based forecasting set.
  • Relative to other stocks in its sector (Real Estate), CoreCivic Inc has a reliance on debt greater than 81.1% of them.

Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price

OBAS, HTA, AKR, COR, and FREVS can be thought of as valuation peers to CXW, in the sense that they are in the Real Estate sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.

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Latest CXW News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about CoreCivic Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate CXW as an investment opportunity.

CXW: Recent Debt Issuance & Asset Sales Used For Deleveraging Measures

By M. Marin NYSE:CXW READ THE FULL CXW RESEARCH REPORT COVID-19 Impact Persists CoreCivic’s (NYSE:CXW) 1Q21 results reflect the impact of lower occupancy rates as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and recent asset divestitures. Revenue of $454.7 million was down 7.4% year-over-year, reflecting ongoing government measures to curb the spread of COVID-19 among prison and re-entry populations, as

Yahoo | May 13, 2021

CoreCivic's Third Annual ESG Report Shows Steadfast Commitment to Reducing Recidivism, Focus on Keeping People Safe and Front Line Resiliency Amid Pandemic

BRENTWOOD, Tenn., May 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CoreCivic, Inc. (NYSE: CXW) (the Company) today released its 2020 Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Report detailing its steadfast response to the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. This is the third annual report issued by the Company since 2019. The report illustrates how the company worked to keep people safe while finding innovative ways to carry out life changing programming that equips individuals to succeed after incarceration. It shows the resiliency of front line professionals who worked tirelessly to protect human life while adapting to safe alternatives to in-person reentry programming. It also highlights the Company's progress in protecting the environment and promoting excellence in its corporate governance. “Lik...

Yahoo | May 12, 2021

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Yahoo | April 27, 2021

CoreCivic Announces 2021 First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call Dates

BRENTWOOD, Tenn., April 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CoreCivic, Inc. (NYSE: CXW) (the Company) announced today that it will release its 2021 first quarter financial results after the market closes on Wednesday, May 5, 2021. A live broadcast of CoreCivic's conference call will begin at 10:00 a.m. central time (11:00 a.m. eastern time) on Thursday, May 6, 2021, and will be accessible through the Company's website at under the “Events & Presentations” section of the "Investors" page. The live broadcast can also be accessed by dialing 800-367-2403 in the U.S. and Canada, including the confirmation passcode 7487376. An online replay of the call will be archived on our website promptly following the conference call. In addition, there will be a telephonic replay available be...

Yahoo | April 23, 2021

CoreCivic stock climbs after reaching agreement to settle lawsuit

CoreCivic (CXW) stock jumps 3.8% after the REIT reaches an agreement in principle to settle a shareholder lawsuit that was filed in August 2016 against the company and certain of its current and former officers.The company will pay $56M in return for dismissal of the case with prejudice and a full release...

Seeking Alpha | April 16, 2021

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CXW Price Returns

1-mo -3.81%
3-mo 1.29%
6-mo 16.52%
1-year -23.54%
3-year -54.75%
5-year -66.82%
YTD 19.54%
2020 -59.85%
2019 4.44%
2018 -13.99%
2017 -1.98%
2016 0.77%

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