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Western Digital Price Target & Analyst Ratings (NASDAQ:WDC)

+1.83 (+3.72 %)
(As of 12/12/2019 06:42 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $51.07
50-Day Range
MA: $52.24
52-Week Range
Now: $51.07
Volume4.62 million shs
Average Volume5.91 million shs
Market Capitalization$15.19 billion
P/E Ratio13.40
Dividend Yield4.06%

Analyst Ratings

Western Digital (NASDAQ:WDC) Price Target and Consensus Rating

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.
25 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Western Digital in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $62.40, suggesting that the stock has a possible upside of 22.19%. The high price target for WDC is $126.00 and the low price target for WDC is $30.00. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 10 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Hold."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.362.382.342.36
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Rating(s)
10 Hold Rating(s)
12 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
3 Sell Rating(s)
10 Hold Rating(s)
13 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
3 Sell Rating(s)
13 Hold Rating(s)
13 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
14 Hold Rating(s)
12 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: $62.40$61.66$61.83$60.42
Price Target Upside: 22.19% upside19.29% upside3.85% downside63.55% upside

Western Digital (NASDAQ:WDC) Consensus Price Target History

Average Share Price and Price Target 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.

Western Digital (NASDAQ:WDC) Analyst Ratings History

DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
12/9/2019Wells Fargo & CoReiterated RatingBuyHigh
12/2/2019Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Hold$53.00High
10/31/2019Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$64.00High
10/21/2019Cleveland ResearchReiterated RatingHoldHigh
10/15/2019Longbow ResearchReiterated RatingBuyLow
10/14/2019Loop CapitalUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$50.00 ➝ $75.00Low
9/27/2019BenchmarkReiterated RatingSell$46.00Low
9/24/2019Cascend SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$68.00 ➝ $75.00Low
9/10/2019UBS GroupSet Price TargetHold$63.00Low
9/10/2019KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldLow
9/6/2019Maxim GroupSet Price TargetBuy$126.00Low
9/6/2019Craig HallumBoost Price TargetBuy$64.00 ➝ $88.00Low
9/4/2019MizuhoBoost Price TargetBuy$61.00 ➝ $64.00Low
8/7/2019BarclaysInitiated CoverageEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$53.00Medium
8/1/2019WedbushUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Neutral$32.50 ➝ $54.50Medium
8/1/2019CowenReiterated RatingMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$40.00 ➝ $45.00High
7/24/2019Deutsche BankBoost Price TargetBuy$55.00 ➝ $65.00Medium
7/21/2019Goldman Sachs GroupSet Price TargetHold$54.00N/A
4/30/2019CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$63.00 ➝ $59.00High
4/26/2019Robert W. BairdDowngradeNeutral ➝ Underperform$50.00 ➝ $40.00Low
4/24/2019Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$55.00 ➝ $60.00Low
1/25/2019Summit InsightsUpgradeHold ➝ BuyHigh
1/25/2019BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket PerformHigh
1/14/2019Evercore ISIDowngradeIn-Line ➝ Underperform$30.00Low
12/19/2018Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$53.00 ➝ $50.00High
11/20/2018Susquehanna BancsharesReiterated RatingPositive ➝ Neutral$120.00 ➝ $44.00High
10/26/2018MacquarieSet Price TargetHold$50.00High
10/26/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$117.00 ➝ $62.00High
9/17/2018GuggenheimReiterated RatingBuy$125.00Medium
7/27/2018Cross ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldHigh
7/10/2018Standpoint ResearchUpgradeHold ➝ BuyHigh
4/29/2018BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingBuyHigh
1/26/2018FBN SecuritiesBoost Price TargetOutperform$105.00 ➝ $115.00Low
1/26/2018Summit RedstoneDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldMedium
(Data available from 12/12/2017 forward)
This page was last updated on 12/12/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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