NYSE:VAR - Varian Medical Systems Price Target & Analyst Ratings Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $133.08 +0.17 (+0.13 %) (As of 04/24/2019 09:47 AM ET)Previous Close$132.91Today's Range$132.76 - $133.6352-Week Range$101.42 - $142.50Volume26,218 shsAverage Volume673,892 shsMarket Capitalization$12.08 billionP/E Ratio30.11Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.86 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Analyst Ratings Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR) Price Target and Consensus Rating (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?) MarketBeat calculates consensus analyst ratings for stocks using the most recent rating from each Wall Street analyst that has rated a stock within the last twelve months. Each analyst's rating is normalized to a standardized rating score of 1 (sell), 2 (hold), 3 (buy) or 4 (strong buy). Analyst consensus ratings scores are calculated using the mean average of the number of normalized sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. Each stock's consensus analyst rating is derived from its calculated consensus ratings score (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). MarketBeat's consensus price targets are a mean average of the most recent available price targets set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months. MarketBeat's consensus ratings and consensus price targets may differ from those calculated by other firms due to differences in methodology and available data.9 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Varian Medical Systems in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $136.50, suggesting that the stock has a possible upside of 2.57%. The high price target for VAR is $162.00 and the low price target for VAR is $105.00. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days AgoConsensus Rating: BuyBuyHoldHoldConsensus Rating Score: 2.562.562.441.88Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s)2 Hold Rating(s)6 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)1 Sell Rating(s)2 Hold Rating(s)6 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)1 Sell Rating(s)3 Hold Rating(s)5 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)3 Sell Rating(s)3 Hold Rating(s)2 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)Consensus Price Target: $136.50$134.5714$128.6250$114.1429Price Target Upside: 2.57% upside2.33% downside1.10% upside0.37% downsideVarian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR) Consensus Price Target History Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR) Analyst Ratings History Show: Only the Most Recent Rating From Each Brokerage All Ratings For This Stock DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails4/4/2019Barrington ResearchBoost Price TargetOutperform$135.00 ➝ $150.00Low3/22/2019Robert W. BairdUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$127.00 ➝ $162.00Low1/24/2019BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingHoldLow1/24/2019Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$130.00Low1/24/2019Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$145.00Low1/4/2019Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$107.00 ➝ $129.00High1/2/2019CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$145.00 ➝ $131.00Low11/28/2018UBS GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$140.00High10/24/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetUnderweight ➝ Underweight$110.00 ➝ $105.00High1/3/2018Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageUnderperform ➝ Underperform$100.00Low5/17/2017AegisReiterated RatingHold$91.00Low4/24/2017Off Wall StreetInitiated CoverageSellLow(Data available from 4/24/2017 forward) This page was last updated on 4/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a Stop Order?