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Stifel Financial (SF) Stock Forecast & Price Target

-0.16 (-0.19%)
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Stifel Financial - Analysts' Recommendations and Stock Price Forecast (2024)

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Consensus Rating

Based on 4 Wall Street analysts who have issued ratings for Stifel Financial in the last 12 months, the stock has a consensus rating of "Hold." Out of the 4 analysts, 3 have given a hold rating, and 1 has given a buy rating for SF.

Consensus Price Target

-0.15% Downside
High Forecast$89.00
Average Forecast$83.75
Low Forecast$78.00

According to the 4 analysts' twelve-month price targets for Stifel Financial, the average price target is $83.75. The highest price target for SF is $89.00, while the lowest price target for SF is $78.00. The average price target represents a forecasted downside of -0.15% from the current price of $83.88.

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Consensus Price Target$83.75$84.50$84.50$78.00
Forecasted Upside-0.15% Downside11.47% Upside11.47% Upside29.60% Upside
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SF Analyst Recommendations By Month

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SF Price Targets by Month

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Stifel Financial Stock vs. The Competition

TypeStifel FinancialFinance CompaniesS&P 500
Consensus Rating Score
Consensus RatingHoldHoldModerate Buy
Predicted Upside-0.35% Downside50.12% Upside7.52% Upside
News Sentiment RatingNeutral News
Positive News
Positive News
DateBrokerageAnalyst NameActionRatingPrice TargetUpside/Downside on Report DateDetails
7/8/2024TD Cowen
4 of 5 stars
W. Katz
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Reiterated RatingBuy ➝ Hold$94.00 ➝ $89.00+8.00%
3 of 5 stars
 Boost TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$74.00 ➝ $80.00+5.68%
4/9/2024JMP Securities
2 of 5 stars
 Reiterated RatingMarket Outperform ➝ Market Outperform$88.00+13.17%
1/29/2024UBS Group
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 Boost TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$74.00 ➝ $78.00+5.71%

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SF Forecast - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Stifel Financial's forecast for 2024?

According to the research reports of 4 Wall Street equities research analysts, the average twelve-month stock price forecast for Stifel Financial is $83.75, with a high forecast of $89.00 and a low forecast of $78.00.

Should I buy or sell Stifel Financial stock right now?

4 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Stifel Financial in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" SF shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in SF, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.

Does Stifel Financial's stock price have much upside?

According to analysts, Stifel Financial's stock has a predicted upside of 8.18% based on their 12-month stock forecasts.

What analysts cover Stifel Financial?

Stifel Financial has been rated by research analysts at TD Cowen in the past 90 days.

Do Wall Street analysts like Stifel Financial more than its competitors?

Analysts like Stifel Financial less than other "finance" companies. The consensus rating score for Stifel Financial is 2.25 while the average consensus rating score for "finance" companies is 2.45. Learn more on how SF compares to other companies.

This page (NYSE:SF) was last updated on 7/17/2024 by Staff

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