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Gen Digital (GEN) Stock Forecast & Price Target

-0.10 (-0.39%)
(As of 07/19/2024 ET)

Gen Digital - Analysts' Recommendations and Stock Price Forecast (2024)

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 to .5 = Strong Sell, .5 to 1 = Sell, 1 to 1.5 = Reduce, 1.5 to 2.5 = Hold, 2.5 to 3.0 = Moderate Buy, 3.0 to 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.

Consensus Rating

Based on 1 Wall Street analysts who have issued ratings for Gen Digital in the last 12 months, the stock has a consensus rating of "Strong Buy." Out of the 1 analysts, 1 has given a strong buy rating for GEN.

Consensus Price Target


According to the 1 analysts' twelve-month price targets for Gen Digital,

TypeCurrent Forecast
7/20/23 to 7/19/24
1 Month Ago
6/20/23 to 6/19/24
3 Months Ago
4/21/23 to 4/20/24
1 Year Ago
7/20/22 to 7/20/23
Consensus Rating
Strong Buy
Strong Buy
Strong Buy
1 Strong Buy rating(s)
1 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Sell rating(s)
Consensus Price TargetN/AN/AN/A$26.50
Forecasted UpsideN/AN/AN/A20.35% Upside
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GEN Analyst Recommendations By Month

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GEN Price Targets by Month

The chart below shows how a company's share price and consensus price target have changed over time. The dark blue line represents the company's actual price. The lighter blue line represents the stock's consensus price target. The even lighter blue range in the background of the two lines represents the low price target and the high price target for each stock.
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Gen Digital Stock vs. The Competition

TypeGen DigitalBusiness Services CompaniesS&P 500
Consensus Rating Score
Consensus RatingStrong BuyModerate BuyModerate Buy
Predicted Upside143.98% Upside9.96% Upside
News Sentiment RatingNeutral News
Positive News
Positive News
DateBrokerageAnalyst NameActionRatingPrice TargetUpside/Downside on Report DateDetails
2 of 5 stars
J. Bonner
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11/7/2022Morgan Stanley
3 of 5 stars
 Lower TargetEqual Weight$26.00 ➝ $25.00+20.02%
2 of 5 stars
 Lower Target$28.00+14.75%

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GEN Forecast - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Gen Digital stock right now?

1 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Gen Digital in the last year. There is currently 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "strong buy" GEN shares.

Has Gen Digital been upgraded by Wall Street analysts recently?

Over the previous 90 days, Gen Digital's stock had 1 upgrade by analysts.

What analysts cover Gen Digital?

Gen Digital has been rated by research analysts at Argus in the past 90 days.

Do Wall Street analysts like Gen Digital more than its competitors?

Analysts like Gen Digital more than other "business services" companies. The consensus rating for Gen Digital is Strong Buy while the average consensus rating for "business services" companies is Moderate Buy. Learn more on how GEN compares to other companies.

This page (NASDAQ:GEN) was last updated on 7/19/2024 by Staff

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