NASDAQ:MNST - Monster Beverage Price Target & Analyst Ratings Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $55.77 +0.47 (+0.85 %) (As of 11/19/2018 08:42 AM ET)Previous Close$55.30Today's Range$55.23 - $56.1352-Week Range$47.61 - $70.21Volume2.20 million shsAverage Volume4.02 million shsMarket Capitalization$30.84 billionP/E Ratio38.20Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.36 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Analyst Ratings Monster Beverage (NASDAQ:MNST) 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.17 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Monster Beverage in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $63.3333, suggesting that the stock has a possible upside of 13.56%. The high price target for MNST is $77.00 and the low price target for MNST is $42.00. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings, 10 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days AgoConsensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuyConsensus Rating Score: 2.652.632.632.56Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s)5 Hold Rating(s)10 Buy Rating(s)1 Strong Buy Rating(s)1 Sell Rating(s)4 Hold Rating(s)11 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)1 Sell Rating(s)4 Hold Rating(s)11 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)1 Sell Rating(s)5 Hold Rating(s)10 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)Consensus Price Target: $63.3333$64.4667$63.6667$62.0625Price Target Upside: 13.56% upside8.55% upside5.20% upside16.92% upsideMonster Beverage (NASDAQ:MNST) Consensus Price Target History Monster Beverage (NASDAQ:MNST) Analyst Ratings History Show: Only the Most Recent Rating From Each Brokerage All Ratings For This Stock DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails11/9/2018CitigroupSet Price TargetBuy$64.00N/A11/9/2018Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeBuy ➝ Conviction-BuyHigh11/9/2018BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperform$60.00High11/8/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$71.00N/A11/8/2018Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$50.02 ➝ $57.00N/A10/24/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Hold$64.00 ➝ $58.00High9/18/2018Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$65.00 ➝ $66.00Low9/13/2018GuggenheimInitiated CoverageBuy$72.00Low6/7/2018Susquehanna BancsharesSet Price TargetSell$42.00Low6/5/2018Evercore ISISet Price TargetBuy$65.00High5/9/2018SunTrust BanksLower Price TargetHold$50.00Low3/5/2018Deutsche BankUpgradeHold ➝ BuyMedium3/1/2018Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$77.00 ➝ $72.00High1/22/2018CowenReiterated RatingBuy$77.00Medium1/4/2018Wells Fargo & CoBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$54.00 ➝ $60.00Low12/21/2017MacquarieBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$65.00 ➝ $73.00Low11/20/2017UBS GroupDowngradeNeutralN/A9/22/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$61.00Low(Data available from 11/19/2016 forward) This page was last updated on 11/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: When is a capital gain realized?