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Valaris (VAL) Stock Forecast & Price Target

-1.05 (-1.31%)
(As of 07/17/2024 ET)

Valaris - Analysts' Recommendations and Stock Price Forecast (2024)

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Consensus Rating

Based on 6 Wall Street analysts who have issued ratings for Valaris in the last 12 months, the stock has a consensus rating of "Moderate Buy." Out of the 6 analysts, 1 has given a hold rating, and 5 have given a buy rating for VAL.

Consensus Price Target

25.87% Upside
High Forecast$105.00
Average Forecast$99.20
Low Forecast$90.00

According to the 6 analysts' twelve-month price targets for Valaris, the average price target is $99.20. The highest price target for VAL is $105.00, while the lowest price target for VAL is $90.00. The average price target represents a forecasted upside of 25.87% from the current price of $78.81.

TypeCurrent Forecast
7/19/23 to 7/18/24
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6/19/23 to 6/18/24
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1 Year Ago
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Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Moderate Buy
Strong Buy
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
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0 Strong Buy rating(s)
5 Buy rating(s)
5 Buy rating(s)
5 Buy rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Sell rating(s)
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Consensus Price Target$99.20$99.20$100.00$87.50
Forecasted Upside25.87% Upside42.51% Upside46.26% Upside30.66% Upside
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VAL Analyst Recommendations By Month

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VAL Price Targets by Month

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Valaris Stock vs. The Competition

TypeValarisOils/Energy CompaniesS&P 500
Consensus Rating Score
Consensus RatingModerate BuyModerate BuyModerate Buy
Predicted Upside25.87% Upside311.70% Upside7.87% Upside
News Sentiment RatingNeutral News
Positive News
Positive News
DateBrokerageAnalyst NameActionRatingPrice TargetUpside/Downside on Report DateDetails
7/16/2024Pickering Energy Partners
0 of 5 stars
 DowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral
2 of 5 stars
 Lower TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$102.00 ➝ $98.00+34.43%
2 of 5 stars
 Reiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$90.00+37.95%
2/23/2024Evercore ISI
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 Lower TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$107.00 ➝ $105.00+55.56%
11/28/2023Capital One Financial
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D. Becker
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Reiterated RatingOverweight$100.00+44.97%
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 Lower TargetBuy ➝ Buy$113.00 ➝ $103.00+40.29%
1/25/2023BTIG Research
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 Boost Target$80.00 ➝ $90.00+20.58%

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VAL Forecast - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Valaris' forecast for 2024?

According to the research reports of 6 Wall Street equities research analysts, the average twelve-month stock price forecast for Valaris is $99.20, with a high forecast of $105.00 and a low forecast of $90.00.

Should I buy or sell Valaris stock right now?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Valaris in the last year. There is currently 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" VAL shares.

Does Valaris's stock price have much upside?

According to analysts, Valaris's stock has a predicted upside of 42.51% based on their 12-month stock forecasts.

Has Valaris been downgraded by Wall Street analysts recently?

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

What analysts cover Valaris?

Valaris has been rated by research analysts at Barclays, Benchmark, and Pickering Energy Partners in the past 90 days.

Do Wall Street analysts like Valaris more than its competitors?

Analysts like Valaris more than other "oils/energy" companies. The consensus rating score for Valaris is 2.83 while the average consensus rating score for "oils/energy" companies is 2.57. Learn more on how VAL compares to other companies.

This page (NYSE:VAL) was last updated on 7/18/2024 by Staff

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