NYSE:VTR - Ventas Price Target & Analyst Ratings Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $63.33 -1.40 (-2.16 %) (As of 02/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$64.73Today's Range$62.78 - $64.6052-Week Range$46.55 - $65.70Volume2.51 million shsAverage Volume2.18 million shsMarket Capitalization$22.59 billionP/E Ratio15.56Dividend Yield4.90%Beta0.33 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Analyst Ratings Ventas (NYSE:VTR) 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.12 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Ventas in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $58.8182, suggesting that the stock has a possible downside of 7.12%. The high price target for VTR is $66.00 and the low price target for VTR is $55.00. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 9 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Hold."Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days AgoConsensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHoldConsensus Rating Score: 1.921.941.821.94Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Rating(s)9 Hold Rating(s)1 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)2 Sell Rating(s)13 Hold Rating(s)1 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)4 Sell Rating(s)12 Hold Rating(s)1 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)4 Sell Rating(s)10 Hold Rating(s)3 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)Consensus Price Target: $58.8182$57.0714$55.4615$57.0714Price Target Upside: 7.12% downside7.53% downside4.56% downside1.91% upsideVentas (NYSE:VTR) Consensus Price Target History Ventas (NYSE:VTR) Analyst Ratings History Show: Only the Most Recent Rating From Each Brokerage All Ratings For This Stock DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails2/11/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$60.00 ➝ $62.00Low12/20/2018KeyCorpSet Price TargetSell$55.00High12/10/2018ScotiabankInitiated CoverageSector Perform$66.00Low11/2/2018Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform ➝ Sector Perform$59.00High10/30/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$60.00High10/29/2018Stifel NicolausSet Price TargetHold$55.00Low7/31/2018SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingHold$58.00Medium7/27/2018Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingHold$56.00Low7/18/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated Rating$57.33$61.00Medium7/10/2018Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$55.00 ➝ $60.00Low5/21/2018Evercore ISIDowngradeIn-Line ➝ UnderperformMedium4/27/2018Hilliard LyonsUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyLow3/19/2018Deutsche BankLower Price TargetHold ➝ Hold$61.00 ➝ $55.00Low2/13/2018CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$66.00 ➝ $52.00Medium2/13/2018Wells Fargo & CoSet Price TargetHold$70.00 ➝ $54.00Low2/9/2018MizuhoSet Price TargetHold$53.00Low12/4/2017Raymond JamesReiterated RatingMarket Perform ➝ UnderperformHigh12/4/2017UBS GroupDowngradeMarket Perform ➝ UnderperformHigh10/30/2017Capital One FinancialUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ OverweightN/A6/21/2017Mitsubishi UFJ Financial GroupInitiated CoverageHold$67.00Low3/15/2017Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Sell$56.00Medium(Data available from 2/20/2017 forward) This page was last updated on 2/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What does cost of debt say about a company’s financial health?