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NYSE:HRL

Hormel Foods - HRL Price Target & Analyst Ratings

$49.85
-0.01 (-0.02%)
(As of 08/10/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$49.61
$50.31
50-Day Range
$44.69
$49.86
52-Week Range
$40.48
$55.11
Volume
1.28 million shs
Average Volume
1.16 million shs
Market Capitalization
$27.22 billion
P/E Ratio
28.49
Dividend Yield
2.09%
Price Target
$47.83

Hormel Foods Consensus Rating and Price Target (2022)

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 to .5 = Strong Sell, .5 to 1 = Sell, 1 to 1.5 = Reduce, 1.5 to 2.5 = Hold, 2.5 to 3.0 = Moderate Buy, 3.0 to 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.

Consensus Analyst Rating

Hold
Based on 7 Analyst Ratings

Consensus Analyst Price Target

$47.83
-4.05% Downside
High Prediction$57.00
Average Prediction$47.83
Low Prediction$44.00
TypeCurrent
8/11/21 to 8/11/22
1 Month Ago
7/12/21 to 7/12/22
3 Months Ago
5/13/21 to 5/13/22
1 Year Ago
8/11/20 to 8/11/21
Consensus Rating
Hold
Hold
Hold
Hold
Strong Buy
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
Buy
1 Buy rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
Hold
5 Hold rating(s)
5 Hold rating(s)
5 Hold rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
Sell
1 Sell rating(s)
1 Sell rating(s)
1 Sell rating(s)
1 Sell rating(s)
Consensus Price Target$47.83$47.83$48.33$42.00
Predicted Upside-4.05% Downside-0.43% Downside-0.97% Downside-9.32% Downside
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HRL Analyst Ratings By Month

The chart below shows how a company's ratings by analysts have changed over time. Each bar represents the previous year of ratings for that month. Within each bar, the sell ratings are shown in red, the hold ratings are shown in yellow, the buy ratings are shown in green, and the strong buy ratings are shown in dark green.
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HRL Price Targets 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.
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Hormel Foods Stock vs. The Competition

TypeHormel FoodsConsumer Staples CompaniesS&P 500
Consensus Rating Score
2.00
2.55
2.50
Consensus RatingHoldBuyHold
Predicted Upside-4.05% Downside105.63% Upside16.30% Upside
News Sentiment RatingNeutral News
Neutral News
Neutral News
MarketBeat
Community Rating
Outperform Votes
448
59.89%
Underperform Votes
300
40.11%
Avg. Outperform Votes
233
61.32%
Avg. Underperform Votes
147
38.68%
Avg. Outperform Votes
840
68.74%
Avg. Underperform Votes
382
31.26%

Historical Target Prices and Ratings

DateBrokerageAnalyst NameActionRatingPrice TargetUpside/Downside on Report DateDetails
6/3/2022Piper Sandler
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 Lower Target$48.00+6.38%
6/3/2022Credit Suisse Group
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 Lower Target$44.00-2.48%
3/15/2022The Goldman Sachs Group
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 DowngradeNeutral ➝ Sell$44.00-12.07%
3/10/2022Argus
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 UpgradeHold ➝ Buy$57.00+14.21%
3/2/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.
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Thomas Palmer
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Boost TargetNeutral$46.00 ➝ $48.00-3.79%
12/10/2021BMO Capital Markets
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 Reiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Hold
9/3/2021Barclays
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 Lower TargetEqual Weight$48.00 ➝ $46.00+5.58%
11/25/2020Bank of America
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 Lower TargetUnderperform$45.00 ➝ $44.00-6.72%
10/7/2020Oppenheimer
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 Reiterated RatingHold
5/21/2020Cfra
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 Boost TargetHold$38.00 ➝ $45.00-1.27%
11/27/2019Stephens
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Ben Bienvenu
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Reiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Hold$37.00 ➝ $43.00-2.89%
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HRL Price Target - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hormel Foods's consensus rating and price target?

According to the issued ratings of 7 analysts in the last year, the consensus rating for Hormel Foods stock is Hold based on the current 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for HRL. The average twelve-month price prediction for Hormel Foods is $47.83 with a high price target of $57.00 and a low price target of $44.00. Learn more on HRL's analyst rating history.

Do Wall Street analysts like Hormel Foods more than its competitors?

Analysts like Hormel Foods less than other Consumer Staples companies. The consensus rating for Hormel Foods is Hold while the average consensus rating for consumer staples companies is Buy. Learn more on how HRL compares to other companies.

Do MarketBeat users like Hormel Foods more than its competitors?

MarketBeat users like Hormel Foods less than other Consumer Staples companies. 59.89% of MarketBeat users gave Hormel Foods an outperform vote while consumer staples companies recieve an average of 61.32% outperform votes by MarketBeat users.

Does Hormel Foods's stock price have much downside?

According to analysts, Hormel Foods's stock has a predicted downside of -0.43% based on their 12-month price targets.

What analysts cover Hormel Foods?

Hormel Foods has been rated by Credit Suisse Group, and Piper Sandler in the past 90 days.


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