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Leggett & Platt (LEG) Stock Forecast & Price Target

-0.07 (-0.55%)
(As of 07/19/2024 08:55 PM ET)

Leggett & Platt - Analysts' Recommendations and Stock Price Forecast (2024)

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Consensus Rating

Based on 3 Wall Street analysts who have issued ratings for Leggett & Platt in the last 12 months, the stock has a consensus rating of "Reduce." Out of the 3 analysts, 1 has given a sell rating, and 2 have given a hold rating for LEG.

Consensus Price Target

-5.21% Downside
High Forecast$13.00
Average Forecast$12.00
Low Forecast$11.00

According to the 3 analysts' twelve-month price targets for Leggett & Platt, the average price target is $12.00. The highest price target for LEG is $13.00, while the lowest price target for LEG is $11.00. The average price target represents a forecasted downside of -5.21% from the current price of $12.66.

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Consensus Price Target$12.00$13.33$19.33$30.00
Forecasted Upside-5.21% Downside1.29% Upside-11.52% Downside-9.44% Downside
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LEG Analyst Recommendations By Month

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LEG Price Targets by Month

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Leggett & Platt Stock vs. The Competition

TypeLeggett & PlattConsumer Discretionary CompaniesS&P 500
Consensus Rating Score
Consensus RatingReduceModerate BuyModerate Buy
Predicted Upside-5.21% Downside123.07% Upside10.07% Upside
News Sentiment RatingPositive News
Positive News
Positive News
DateBrokerageAnalyst NameActionRatingPrice TargetUpside/Downside on Report DateDetails
7/10/2024The Goldman Sachs Group
2 of 5 stars
 Lower TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$14.00 ➝ $12.00+9.79%
6/27/2024Truist Financial
1 of 5 stars
 Lower TargetHold ➝ Hold$13.00 ➝ $11.00+1.57%
5/1/2024Piper Sandler
2 of 5 stars
 Lower TargetUnderweight ➝ Underweight$16.00 ➝ $13.00+6.04%

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LEG Forecast - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Leggett & Platt's forecast for 2024?

According to the research reports of 3 Wall Street equities research analysts, the average twelve-month stock price forecast for Leggett & Platt is $12.00, with a high forecast of $13.00 and a low forecast of $11.00.

Should I buy or sell Leggett & Platt stock right now?

3 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Leggett & Platt in the last year. There is currently 1 sell rating and 2 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "reduce" LEG shares.

Does Leggett & Platt's stock price have much upside?

According to analysts, Leggett & Platt's stock has a predicted upside of 5.82% based on their 12-month stock forecasts.

What analysts cover Leggett & Platt?

Leggett & Platt has been rated by research analysts at Piper Sandler, The Goldman Sachs Group, and Truist Financial in the past 90 days.

Do Wall Street analysts like Leggett & Platt more than its competitors?

Analysts like Leggett & Platt less than other "consumer discretionary" companies. The consensus rating for Leggett & Platt is Reduce while the average consensus rating for "consumer discretionary" companies is Moderate Buy. Learn more on how LEG compares to other companies.

This page (NYSE:LEG) was last updated on 7/22/2024 by Staff

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