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OraSure Technologies (OSUR) Stock Forecast & Price Target

-0.21 (-4.72%)
(As of 07/18/2024 ET)

OraSure Technologies - Analysts' Recommendations and Stock Price Forecast (2024)

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Consensus Rating

Based on 3 Wall Street analysts who have issued ratings for OraSure Technologies in the last 12 months, the stock has a consensus rating of "Hold." Out of the 3 analysts, 2 have given a hold rating, and 1 has given a buy rating for OSUR.

Consensus Price Target

53.30% Upside
High Forecast$9.00
Average Forecast$6.50
Low Forecast$4.50

According to the 3 analysts' twelve-month price targets for OraSure Technologies, the average price target is $6.50. The highest price target for OSUR is $9.00, while the lowest price target for OSUR is $4.50. The average price target represents a forecasted upside of 53.30% from the current price of $4.24.

TypeCurrent Forecast
7/19/23 to 7/18/24
1 Month Ago
6/19/23 to 6/18/24
3 Months Ago
4/20/23 to 4/19/24
1 Year Ago
7/19/22 to 7/19/23
Consensus Rating
Strong Buy
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Sell rating(s)
Consensus Price Target$6.50$6.63$6.38$5.00
Forecasted Upside53.30% Upside11.59% Upside3.30% Upside6.27% Upside
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OSUR Analyst Recommendations By Month

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OSUR Price Targets by Month

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OraSure Technologies Stock vs. The Competition

TypeOraSure TechnologiesMedical CompaniesS&P 500
Consensus Rating Score
Consensus RatingHoldModerate BuyModerate Buy
Predicted Upside53.30% Upside1,353.19% Upside9.09% Upside
News Sentiment RatingVery Positive News
Positive News
Positive News
DateBrokerageAnalyst NameActionRatingPrice TargetUpside/Downside on Report DateDetails
7/2/2024Evercore ISI
2 of 5 stars
 Lower TargetIn-Line ➝ In-Line$5.50 ➝ $4.50+7.40%
5/13/2024JPMorgan Chase & Co.
3 of 5 stars
 Lower TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$7.00 ➝ $6.00+16.96%
3 of 5 stars
 Boost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$7.00 ➝ $9.00+26.76%
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 Lower Target$6.50 ➝ $5.00+6.84%

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OSUR Forecast - Frequently Asked Questions

What is OraSure Technologies' forecast for 2024?

According to the research reports of 3 Wall Street equities research analysts, the average twelve-month stock price forecast for OraSure Technologies is $6.50, with a high forecast of $9.00 and a low forecast of $4.50.

Should I buy or sell OraSure Technologies stock right now?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for OraSure Technologies in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" OSUR shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in OSUR, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.

Does OraSure Technologies's stock price have much upside?

According to analysts, OraSure Technologies's stock has a predicted upside of 18.76% based on their 12-month stock forecasts.

What analysts cover OraSure Technologies?

OraSure Technologies has been rated by research analysts at Evercore ISI, and JPMorgan Chase & Co. in the past 90 days.

Do Wall Street analysts like OraSure Technologies more than its competitors?

Analysts like OraSure Technologies less than other "medical" companies. The consensus rating for OraSure Technologies is Hold while the average consensus rating for "medical" companies is Moderate Buy. Learn more on how OSUR compares to other companies.

This page (NASDAQ:OSUR) was last updated on 7/18/2024 by Staff

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