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Columbia Banking System (COLB) Stock Forecast & Price Target

$23.30
-0.17 (-0.72%)
(As of 07/19/2024 08:55 PM ET)

Columbia Banking System - Analysts' Recommendations and Stock Price Forecast (2024)

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Consensus Rating

Based on 13 Wall Street analysts who have issued ratings for Columbia Banking System in the last 12 months, the stock has a consensus rating of "Hold." Out of the 13 analysts, 11 have given a hold rating, and 2 have given a buy rating for COLB.

Consensus Price Target

$22.04
-5.41% Downside
High Forecast$27.00
Average Forecast$22.04
Low Forecast$20.00

According to the 13 analysts' twelve-month price targets for Columbia Banking System, the average price target is $22.04. The highest price target for COLB is $27.00, while the lowest price target for COLB is $20.00. The average price target represents a forecasted downside of -5.41% from the current price of $23.30.

TypeCurrent Forecast
7/23/23 to 7/22/24
1 Month Ago
6/23/23 to 6/22/24
3 Months Ago
4/24/23 to 4/23/24
1 Year Ago
7/23/22 to 7/23/23
Consensus Rating
Hold
Hold
Hold
Moderate Buy
Strong Buy
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
1 Strong Buy rating(s)
Buy
2 Buy rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
Hold
11 Hold rating(s)
11 Hold rating(s)
11 Hold rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
Sell
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Sell rating(s)
Consensus Price Target$22.04$22.04$22.42$25.17
Forecasted Upside-5.41% Downside10.63% Upside9.43% Upside15.11% Upside
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COLB Analyst Recommendations By Month

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COLB Price Targets by Month

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Columbia Banking System Stock vs. The Competition

TypeColumbia Banking SystemFinance CompaniesS&P 500
Consensus Rating Score
2.15
2.45
2.51
Consensus RatingHoldHoldModerate Buy
Predicted Upside-5.41% Downside37.82% Upside10.08% Upside
News Sentiment RatingPositive News
Positive News
Positive News
DateBrokerageAnalyst NameActionRatingPrice TargetUpside/Downside on Report DateDetails
6/27/2024JPMorgan Chase & Co.
3 of 5 stars
 Lower TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$23.00 ➝ $22.00+16.34%
6/5/2024Piper Sandler
2 of 5 stars
 Reiterated RatingOverweight ➝ Overweight$27.00 ➝ $27.00+46.58%
4/26/2024Barclays
2 of 5 stars
 Boost TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$20.00 ➝ $21.00+7.20%
4/26/2024Wedbush
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 Reiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$20.00+1.42%
4/10/2024Wells Fargo & Company
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 Lower TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$25.00 ➝ $22.00+21.61%
4/9/2024Royal Bank of Canada
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 Lower TargetSector Perform ➝ Sector Perform$25.00 ➝ $21.00+10.58%
4/5/2024Keefe, Bruyette & Woods
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 Lower TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$25.00 ➝ $23.00+25.96%
4/1/2024Truist Financial
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 Lower TargetHold ➝ Hold$22.00 ➝ $20.00+3.36%
3/13/2024DA Davidson
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J. Rulis
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Lower TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$25.00 ➝ $20.00+9.89%
3/13/2024Citigroup
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 Lower TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$25.00 ➝ $20.00+9.89%
1/26/2024UBS Group
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 Lower TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$28.00 ➝ $21.50+5.29%
1/25/2024Stephens
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 DowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$31.00 ➝ $24.00-6.21%
1/25/2024Raymond James
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 DowngradeStrong-Buy ➝ Outperform$25.00-2.31%

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COLB Forecast - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Columbia Banking System's forecast for 2024?

According to the research reports of 13 Wall Street equities research analysts, the average twelve-month stock price forecast for Columbia Banking System is $22.04, with a high forecast of $27.00 and a low forecast of $20.00.

Should I buy or sell Columbia Banking System stock right now?

13 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Columbia Banking System in the last twelve months. There are currently 11 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" COLB shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in COLB, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.

Does Columbia Banking System's stock price have much upside?

According to analysts, Columbia Banking System's stock has a predicted upside of 10.48% based on their 12-month stock forecasts.

What analysts cover Columbia Banking System?

Columbia Banking System has been rated by research analysts at Barclays, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Piper Sandler, and Wedbush in the past 90 days.

Do Wall Street analysts like Columbia Banking System more than its competitors?

Analysts like Columbia Banking System less than other "finance" companies. The consensus rating score for Columbia Banking System is 2.15 while the average consensus rating score for "finance" companies is 2.45. Learn more on how COLB compares to other companies.


This page (NASDAQ:COLB) was last updated on 7/22/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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