NYSE:CHK - Chesapeake Energy Price Target & Analyst Ratings Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $2.72 0.00 (0.00 %) (As of 12/9/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$2.72Today's Range$2.71 - $2.855052-Week Range$2.53 - $5.60Volume37.59 million shsAverage Volume30.24 million shsMarket Capitalization$2.49 billionP/E Ratio3.32Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.92 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Analyst Ratings Chesapeake Energy (NYSE:CHK) 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.16 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Chesapeake Energy in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $4.6169, suggesting that the stock has a possible upside of 69.74%. The high price target for CHK is $8.00 and the low price target for CHK is $2.72. There are currently 5 sell ratings, 8 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Hold."Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days AgoConsensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHoldConsensus Rating Score: 1.881.881.671.76Ratings Breakdown: 5 Sell Rating(s)8 Hold Rating(s)3 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)5 Sell Rating(s)8 Hold Rating(s)3 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)7 Sell Rating(s)6 Hold Rating(s)2 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)7 Sell Rating(s)7 Hold Rating(s)3 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)Consensus Price Target: $4.6169$4.9462$4.4846$4.3313Price Target Upside: 69.74% upside40.92% upside3.09% upside47.32% upsideChesapeake Energy (NYSE:CHK) Consensus Price Target History Chesapeake Energy (NYSE:CHK) Analyst Ratings History Show: Only the Most Recent Rating From Each Brokerage All Ratings For This Stock DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails12/7/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeNeutral ➝ Underweight$2.72Low12/5/2018MKM PartnersInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$3.00High11/29/2018SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingHold$3.00High11/19/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingHold$5.00Medium11/12/2018CitigroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$3.50 ➝ $4.50High11/1/2018Raymond JamesUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformLow10/31/2018Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetSell$3.00Low10/31/2018Susquehanna BancsharesUpgradeNeutral ➝ Positive$5.00High10/31/2018UBS GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ PositiveMedium10/31/2018Imperial CapitalLower Price TargetHold$6.00 ➝ $5.00Medium10/12/2018Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingHold$5.00 ➝ $6.00Medium8/16/2018Wolfe ResearchDowngradePeer Perform ➝ UnderperformMedium7/27/2018StephensReiterated RatingHold$6.00Low7/27/2018Bank of AmericaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Neutral$4.00 ➝ $6.00High3/26/2018Sanford C. BernsteinDowngradeMarket Perform ➝ UnderperformHigh1/16/2018MizuhoDowngradeNeutral ➝ Underperform$4.28 ➝ $8.00High11/22/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetHold$4.00N/A11/14/2017BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetHold$4.00N/A10/11/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetUnderweight$2.00 ➝ $3.00N/A10/9/2017Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeHold ➝ Underperform$4.00 ➝ $2.00N/A9/5/2017Tudor PickeringDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$3.76 ➝ $4.00High8/11/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$10.00 ➝ $6.00Low6/21/2017MacquarieDowngradeNeutral ➝ Underperform$3.93 ➝ $4.00High5/29/2017Royal Bank of CanadaSet Price TargetHold$7.00High5/15/2017FBR & CoReiterated RatingSellN/A3/29/2017WunderlichReiterated RatingBuy$10.00Low3/7/2017Deutsche BankLower Price TargetHold$9.00 ➝ $8.00N/A12/23/2016KLR GroupReiterated RatingBuy$10.00 ➝ $11.00N/A(Data available from 12/9/2016 forward) This page was last updated on 12/9/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Stock Selection - What is cash flow?