NASDAQ:LECO - Lincoln Electric Price Target & Analyst Ratings Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $81.50 -0.01 (-0.01 %) (As of 03/25/2019 01:45 PM ET)Previous Close$81.51Today's Range$81.19 - $82.0452-Week Range$72.28 - $97.93Volume104,336 shsAverage Volume319,859 shsMarket Capitalization$5.15 billionP/E Ratio16.91Dividend Yield2.31%Beta1.2 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Analyst Ratings Lincoln Electric (NASDAQ:LECO) 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.9 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Lincoln Electric in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $96.00, suggesting that the stock has a possible upside of 17.79%. The high price target for LECO is $111.00 and the low price target for LECO is $80.00. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Hold."Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days AgoConsensus Rating: HoldHoldBuyBuyConsensus Rating Score: 2.442.442.782.70Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s)3 Hold Rating(s)5 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)1 Sell Rating(s)3 Hold Rating(s)5 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)0 Sell Rating(s)2 Hold Rating(s)7 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)0 Sell Rating(s)3 Hold Rating(s)7 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)Consensus Price Target: $96.00$96.00$101.50$105.7143Price Target Upside: 17.79% upside8.61% upside32.40% upside18.10% upsideLincoln Electric (NASDAQ:LECO) Consensus Price Target History Lincoln Electric (NASDAQ:LECO) Analyst Ratings History Show: Only the Most Recent Rating From Each Brokerage All Ratings For This Stock DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails2/15/2019Wellington ShieldsDowngradeGradually Accumulate ➝ Hold$97.00Low2/15/2019Vertical ResearchDowngradeHold ➝ Sell$80.00Medium1/25/2019Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$100.00High10/26/2018KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$110.00 ➝ $100.00Low10/26/2018BarclaysSet Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$96.00 ➝ $90.00Low10/26/2018GabelliUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$111.00Low10/25/2018Robert W. BairdSet Price TargetHold$85.00Low10/25/2018OppenheimerReiterated RatingBuy$95.00High4/24/2018Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$112.00 ➝ $106.00High2/15/2018Seaport Global SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$110.00Medium2/15/2018B. RileySet Price TargetBuy$115.00High1/4/2018UBS GroupUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformHigh10/30/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHoldN/A10/27/2017FBR & CoReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$105.00 ➝ $115.00N/A8/4/2017Deutsche BankUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$100.00Low(Data available from 3/25/2017 forward) This page was last updated on 3/25/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How Do Front-End Loads Impact an Investment?