NASDAQ:CAKE - Cheesecake Factory Price Target & Analyst Ratings Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $44.76 -1.07 (-2.33 %) (As of 12/14/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$45.83Today's Range$44.62 - $45.8652-Week Range$43.26 - $60.19Volume657,674 shsAverage Volume927,234 shsMarket Capitalization$2.08 billionP/E Ratio17.22Dividend Yield2.87%Beta0.31 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Analyst Ratings Cheesecake Factory (NASDAQ:CAKE) Price Target and Consensus Rating (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?) MarketBeat calculates consensus analyst ratings for stocks using the most recent rating from each Wall Street analyst that has rated a stock within the last twelve months. Each analyst's rating is normalized to a standardized rating score of 1 (sell), 2 (hold), 3 (buy) or 4 (strong buy). Analyst consensus ratings scores are calculated using the mean average of the number of normalized sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. Each stock's consensus analyst rating is derived from its calculated consensus ratings score (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). MarketBeat's consensus price targets are a mean average of the most recent available price targets set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months. MarketBeat's consensus ratings and consensus price targets may differ from those calculated by other firms due to differences in methodology and available data.15 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Cheesecake Factory in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $52.4286, suggesting that the stock has a possible upside of 17.13%. The high price target for CAKE is $58.00 and the low price target for CAKE is $41.00. There are currently 1 sell rating, 13 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Hold."Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days AgoConsensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHoldConsensus Rating Score: 2.002.002.072.11Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s)13 Hold Rating(s)1 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)1 Sell Rating(s)13 Hold Rating(s)1 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)0 Sell Rating(s)13 Hold Rating(s)1 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)1 Sell Rating(s)14 Hold Rating(s)3 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)Consensus Price Target: $52.4286$52.6429$51.6429$49.7813Price Target Upside: 17.13% upside0.64% upside5.26% upside9.67% downsideCheesecake Factory (NASDAQ:CAKE) Consensus Price Target History Cheesecake Factory (NASDAQ:CAKE) Analyst Ratings History Show: Only the Most Recent Rating From Each Brokerage All Ratings For This Stock DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails11/29/2018BarclaysLower Price TargetUnderweight ➝ Underweight$47.00 ➝ $44.00High10/31/2018Maxim GroupLower Price TargetHold$57.00 ➝ $55.00High10/24/2018Loop CapitalInitiated CoverageHold$55.00Medium10/18/2018Gordon HaskettInitiated CoverageHold ➝ Hold$53.00Medium10/15/2018UBS GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralLow8/1/2018Bank of AmericaLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$60.00 ➝ $57.00High8/1/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$50.00Low8/1/2018Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$51.00 ➝ $50.00High8/1/2018WedbushReiterated RatingHold$55.00High7/25/2018Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$55.00 ➝ $58.00Medium6/18/2018BTIG ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralLow4/26/2018Telsey Advisory GroupBoost Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$48.00 ➝ $52.00High4/20/2018Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHold$57.00Medium2/6/2018Wells Fargo & CoLower Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$45.00 ➝ $41.00Medium1/8/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$45.00 ➝ $52.00Low11/2/2017NomuraLower Price TargetNeutral$43.00 ➝ $40.00N/A10/11/2017StephensLower Price TargetEqual Weight$48.00 ➝ $45.00N/A8/9/2017InstinetReiterated RatingNeutral$50.00 ➝ $44.00Low7/24/2017Raymond JamesReiterated RatingMarket PerformHigh6/21/2017Goldman Sachs GroupLower Price TargetSell$56.00 ➝ $48.00Low6/20/2017ArgusDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldMedium(Data available from 12/14/2016 forward) This page was last updated on 12/14/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Do You Need a Fiduciary?