NASDAQ:WEN - Wendys Price Target & Analyst Ratings Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $17.67 -0.22 (-1.23 %) (As of 02/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$17.89Today's Range$17.6150 - $17.9552-Week Range$14.96 - $18.68Volume7.05 million shsAverage Volume3.04 million shsMarket Capitalization$4.18 billionP/E Ratio41.09Dividend Yield1.90%Beta0.8 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Analyst Ratings Wendys (NASDAQ:WEN) 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.18 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Wendys in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $19.6875, suggesting that the stock has a possible upside of 11.42%. The high price target for WEN is $22.00 and the low price target for WEN is $17.00. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days AgoConsensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuyConsensus Rating Score: 2.612.632.632.56Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)7 Hold Rating(s)11 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)0 Sell Rating(s)7 Hold Rating(s)12 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)0 Sell Rating(s)7 Hold Rating(s)12 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)0 Sell Rating(s)8 Hold Rating(s)10 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)Consensus Price Target: $19.6875$19.6875$19.5938$18.6563Price Target Upside: 11.42% upside20.12% upside15.05% upside1.28% upsideWendys (NASDAQ:WEN) Consensus Price Target History Wendys (NASDAQ:WEN) Analyst Ratings History Show: Only the Most Recent Rating From Each Brokerage All Ratings For This Stock DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails2/11/2019WedbushReiterated RatingHold$17.50Medium1/9/2019CIBCUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$20.00Low1/9/2019OppenheimerUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$20.00Low1/7/2019Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldMedium11/8/2018MizuhoSet Price TargetBuy$20.00Low11/8/2018Wells Fargo & CoLower Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$18.00 ➝ $17.50Low10/18/2018Gordon HaskettInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$20.00Low10/3/2018KeyCorpInitiated CoverageSector Weight ➝ Sector WeightMedium9/28/2018Telsey Advisory GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Outperform$21.00Low9/25/2018BTIG ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$20.00Medium8/17/2018SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingBuy$22.00Low8/17/2018Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$18.00 ➝ $19.00Medium8/17/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$19.00 ➝ $20.00Low8/16/2018ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy$19.00 ➝ $21.00Low6/19/2018CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$19.00 ➝ $21.00Low3/8/2018Longbow ResearchUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyMedium3/1/2018UBS GroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$17.00Low2/22/2018BarclaysLower Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$20.00 ➝ $19.00Medium2/16/2018GuggenheimUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyHigh12/22/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$18.00Low11/9/2017BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperform$19.00 ➝ $17.00N/A11/9/2017Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetNeutral$15.75 ➝ $15.00N/A11/9/2017NomuraLower Price TargetNeutral$15.00 ➝ $14.50N/A7/25/2017Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingMarket Perform$16.00Low5/11/2017InstinetReiterated RatingNeutral$11.00 ➝ $15.00Medium5/11/2017StephensBoost Price TargetOverweight$16.00 ➝ $18.00Low2/24/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$15.00N/A(Data available from 2/20/2017 forward) This page was last updated on 2/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the NASDAQ Stock Market?