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Jacobs Solutions (J) Stock Forecast & Price Target

$147.89
-0.86 (-0.58%)
(As of 07/19/2024 ET)

Jacobs Solutions - Analysts' Recommendations and Stock Price Forecast (2024)

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Consensus Rating

Based on 14 Wall Street analysts who have issued ratings for Jacobs Solutions in the last 12 months, the stock has a consensus rating of "Moderate Buy." Out of the 14 analysts, 6 have given a hold rating, and 8 have given a buy rating for J.

Consensus Price Target

$156.82
6.04% Upside
High Forecast$174.00
Average Forecast$156.82
Low Forecast$143.00

According to the 14 analysts' twelve-month price targets for Jacobs Solutions, the average price target is $156.82. The highest price target for J is $174.00, while the lowest price target for J is $143.00. The average price target represents a forecasted upside of 6.04% from the current price of $147.89.

TypeCurrent Forecast
7/20/23 to 7/19/24
1 Month Ago
6/20/23 to 6/19/24
3 Months Ago
4/21/23 to 4/20/24
1 Year Ago
7/20/22 to 7/20/23
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Moderate Buy
Moderate Buy
Moderate Buy
Strong Buy
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
Buy
8 Buy rating(s)
8 Buy rating(s)
7 Buy rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
Hold
6 Hold rating(s)
6 Hold rating(s)
5 Hold rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
Sell
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Sell rating(s)
Consensus Price Target$156.82$156.82$154.08$149.00
Forecasted Upside6.04% Upside13.18% Upside12.02% Upside19.99% Upside
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J Analyst Recommendations By Month

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J Price Targets by Month

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Jacobs Solutions Stock vs. The Competition

TypeJacobs SolutionsBusiness Services CompaniesS&P 500
Consensus Rating Score
2.57
2.64
2.51
Consensus RatingModerate BuyModerate BuyModerate Buy
Predicted Upside5.42% Upside142.56% Upside9.15% Upside
News Sentiment RatingPositive News
Positive News
Positive News
DateBrokerageAnalyst NameActionRatingPrice TargetUpside/Downside on Report DateDetails
5/8/2024Truist Financial
1 of 5 stars
 Lower TargetHold ➝ Hold$154.00 ➝ $153.00+10.37%
5/8/2024Robert W. Baird
2 of 5 stars
 Lower TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$168.00 ➝ $163.00+15.03%
5/8/2024William Blair
2 of 5 stars
L. Dipalma
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DowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform
4/22/2024Citigroup
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 Boost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$161.00 ➝ $169.00+16.70%
4/2/2024Bank of America
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 Boost TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$145.00 ➝ $152.00+0.48%
3/14/2024Argus
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 Boost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$161.00 ➝ $174.00+17.27%
2/7/2024Royal Bank of Canada
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 Boost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$151.00 ➝ $161.00+12.56%
1/10/2024KeyCorp
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11/22/2023Benchmark
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 Reiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$160.00+29.33%
11/22/2023Raymond James
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 DowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform
11/21/2023Stifel Nicolaus
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 Reiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$150.00+19.15%
9/15/2023HSBC
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 Initiated CoverageHold$149.00+11.19%
8/10/2023TD Cowen
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 Boost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$128.00 ➝ $143.00+4.90%
8/9/2023Credit Suisse Group
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 Lower TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$153.00 ➝ $151.00+10.73%
5/10/2023Sanford C. Bernstein
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 Lower Target$165.00 ➝ $150.00+26.31%

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J Forecast - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Jacobs Solutions' forecast for 2024?

According to the research reports of 14 Wall Street equities research analysts, the average twelve-month stock price forecast for Jacobs Solutions is $156.82, with a high forecast of $174.00 and a low forecast of $143.00.

Should I buy or sell Jacobs Solutions stock right now?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Jacobs Solutions in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" J shares.

Does Jacobs Solutions's stock price have much upside?

According to analysts, Jacobs Solutions's stock has a predicted upside of 13.18% based on their 12-month stock forecasts.

Has Jacobs Solutions been downgraded by Wall Street analysts recently?

Over the previous 90 days, Jacobs Solutions's stock had 1 downgrade by analysts.

What analysts cover Jacobs Solutions?

Jacobs Solutions has been rated by research analysts at Citigroup, Robert W. Baird, Truist Financial, and William Blair in the past 90 days.

Do Wall Street analysts like Jacobs Solutions more than its competitors?

Analysts like Jacobs Solutions less than other "business services" companies. The consensus rating score for Jacobs Solutions is 2.57 while the average consensus rating score for "business services" companies is 2.64. Learn more on how J compares to other companies.


This page (NYSE:J) was last updated on 7/19/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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