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James Hardie Industries (JHX) Stock Forecast & Price Target

$33.65
+1.48 (+4.60%)
(As of 07/12/2024 ET)

James Hardie Industries - Analysts' Recommendations and Stock Price Forecast (2024)

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Consensus Rating

Consensus Price Target

$35.50
5.50% Upside
High Forecast$35.50
Average Forecast$35.50
Low Forecast$35.50
TypeCurrent Forecast
7/15/23 to 7/14/24
1 Month Ago
6/15/23 to 6/14/24
3 Months Ago
4/16/23 to 4/15/24
1 Year Ago
7/15/22 to 7/15/23
Consensus Rating
Hold
Hold
Reduce
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)
0 Buy rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
Hold
2 Hold rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
Sell
1 Sell rating(s)
1 Sell rating(s)
1 Sell rating(s)
2 Sell rating(s)
Consensus Price Target$35.50$35.50$35.50$29.80
Forecasted Upside5.50% Upside-6.97% Downside-6.97% Downside50.58% Upside
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JHX Analyst Recommendations 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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JHX Price Targets by Month

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James Hardie Industries Stock vs. The Competition

TypeJames Hardie IndustriesConstruction CompaniesS&P 500
Consensus Rating Score
2.00
2.57
2.50
Consensus RatingHoldModerate BuyModerate Buy
Predicted Upside5.50% Upside34.76% Upside9.17% Upside
News Sentiment RatingVery Positive News
Positive News
Positive News
DateBrokerageAnalyst NameActionRatingPrice TargetUpside/Downside on Report DateDetails
5/21/2024Macquarie
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P. Steyn
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5/21/2024JPMorgan Chase & Co.
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 DowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral
1/23/2024Bank of America
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 DowngradeNeutral ➝ Underperform$35.50-6.97%
8/8/2023Jefferies Financial Group
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 UpgradeUnderperform ➝ Hold
2/15/2023CLSA
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 DowngradeOutperform ➝ Underperform
2/1/2023The Goldman Sachs Group
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 Initiated CoverageBuy
11/8/2022Royal Bank of Canada
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 DowngradeOutperform ➝ Sector Perform

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JHX Forecast - Frequently Asked Questions

What is James Hardie Industries' forecast for 2024?

According to the research reports of 4 Wall Street equities research analysts, the average twelve-month stock price forecast for James Hardie Industries is $35.50, with a high forecast of $35.50 and a low forecast of $35.50.

Should I buy or sell James Hardie Industries stock right now?

4 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for James Hardie Industries in the last twelve months. There is currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" JHX shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in JHX, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.

Does James Hardie Industries's stock price have much downside?

According to analysts, James Hardie Industries's stock has a predicted downside of -6.97% based on their 12-month stock forecasts.

Has James Hardie Industries been upgraded or downgraded by Wall Street analysts recently?

Over the previous 90 days, James Hardie Industries's stock had 1 upgrade and 1 downgrade by analysts.

What analysts cover James Hardie Industries?

James Hardie Industries has been rated by research analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co., and Macquarie in the past 90 days.

Do Wall Street analysts like James Hardie Industries more than its competitors?

Analysts like James Hardie Industries less than other "construction" companies. The consensus rating for James Hardie Industries is Hold while the average consensus rating for "construction" companies is Moderate Buy. Learn more on how JHX compares to other companies.


This page (NYSE:JHX) was last updated on 7/14/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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