AstraZeneca (AZN) Stock Forecast & Price Target

$71.20
+0.35 (+0.49%)
(As of 04/24/2024 ET)

AstraZeneca Consensus Analyst Rating and Stock Price Forecast (2024)

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Analysts' Consensus Rating

Moderate Buy
Based on 6 Analyst Ratings

Analysts' Consensus Price Target

$80.00
12.36% Upside
High Forecast$80.00
Average Forecast$80.00
Low Forecast$80.00
TypeCurrent Forecast
4/26/23 to 4/25/24
1 Month Ago
3/27/23 to 3/26/24
3 Months Ago
1/26/23 to 1/26/24
1 Year Ago
4/26/22 to 4/26/23
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Hold
Moderate Buy
Hold
Strong Buy
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
Buy
3 Buy rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
Hold
3 Hold rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
Sell
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Sell rating(s)
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Sell rating(s)
Consensus Price Target$80.00$80.00$80.00N/A
Predicted Upside12.36% Upside11.44% Upside11.44% UpsideN/A
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AZN Analyst Ratings By Month

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AZN Price Targets by Month

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AstraZeneca Stock vs. The Competition

TypeAstraZenecaMedical CompaniesS&P 500
Consensus Rating Score
2.50
2.68
2.49
Consensus RatingModerate BuyModerate BuyHold
Predicted Upside12.36% Upside1,062.09% Upside10.00% Upside
News Sentiment RatingPositive News
Neutral News
Positive News

Recent Analyst Ratings and Stock Forecasts

DateBrokerageAnalyst NameActionRatingPrice TargetUpside/Downside on Report DateDetails
4/16/2024Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft
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1/23/2024Morgan Stanley
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 Initiated CoverageOverweight
1/3/2024Jefferies Financial Group
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 DowngradeBuy ➝ Hold
12/18/2023HSBC
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 Initiated CoverageBuy
9/8/2023Erste Group Bank
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 Reiterated RatingBuy ➝ Hold
7/12/2023UBS Group
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 UpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy
5/26/2023Argus
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 Lower Target$85.00 ➝ $80.00+11.44%

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AZN Price Target - Frequently Asked Questions

What is AstraZeneca's consensus rating and price target?

According to the issued ratings of 6 analysts in the last year, the consensus rating for AstraZeneca stock is Moderate Buy based on the current 3 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for AZN. The average twelve-month price prediction for AstraZeneca is $80.00 with a high price target of $80.00 and a low price target of $80.00. Learn more on AZN's analyst rating history.

Do Wall Street analysts like AstraZeneca more than its competitors?

Analysts like AstraZeneca less than other Medical companies. The consensus rating score for AstraZeneca is 2.50 while the average consensus rating score for medical companies is 2.68. Learn more on how AZN compares to other companies.

Is AstraZeneca being upgraded or downgraded by Wall Street analysts?

Over the previous 90 days, AstraZeneca's stock had 1 upgrade and 1 downgrade by analysts.

Does AstraZeneca's stock price have much upside?

According to analysts, AstraZeneca's stock has a predicted upside of 11.44% based on their 12-month stock forecasts.

What analysts cover AstraZeneca?

AstraZeneca has been rated by Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft in the past 90 days.


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This page (NASDAQ:AZN) was last updated on 4/25/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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