NYSE:VZ - Verizon Communications Price Target & Analyst Ratings

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$57.09 +0.26 (+0.46 %)
(As of 01/22/2019 01:11 AM ET)
Previous Close$56.83
Today's Range$56.84 - $57.4650
52-Week Range$46.08 - $61.58
Volume16.80 million shs
Average Volume14.19 million shs
Market Capitalization$235.67 billion
P/E Ratio15.26
Dividend Yield4.22%

Analyst Ratings

Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
21 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Verizon Communications in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $55.9306, suggesting that the stock has a possible downside of 2.03%. The high price target for VZ is $63.00 and the low price target for VZ is $49.00. There are currently 9 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 2.572.602.712.71
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
9 Hold Rating(s)
12 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
8 Hold Rating(s)
12 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
6 Hold Rating(s)
15 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
7 Hold Rating(s)
17 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: $55.9306$55.7582$55.7222$55.1053
Price Target Upside: 2.03% downside5.25% downside2.96% downside8.24% upside

Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ)

Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) Analyst Ratings History

DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
12/28/2018Tigress FinancialReiterated RatingHoldLowView Rating Details
12/12/2018Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$58.00MediumView Rating Details
12/9/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$59.89LowView Rating Details
10/24/2018ScotiabankSet Price TargetBuy$62.00MediumView Rating Details
10/24/2018BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Hold$50.00 ➝ $53.00LowView Rating Details
10/22/2018Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuy$58.00LowView Rating Details
9/4/2018Moffett NathansonReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Neutral$56.00LowView Rating Details
7/25/2018Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$52.00 ➝ $53.00LowView Rating Details
7/10/2018Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$58.00MediumView Rating Details
6/21/2018Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$51.00 ➝ $56.00LowView Rating Details
6/19/2018Deutsche BankUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$49.00MediumView Rating Details
6/7/2018Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageHold$52.00LowView Rating Details
4/25/2018William BlairReiterated RatingMarket PerformLowView Rating Details
4/25/2018SunTrust BanksUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$50.00MediumView Rating Details
4/25/2018UBS GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyLowView Rating Details
3/28/2018HSBCUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$55.00LowView Rating Details
3/13/2018GuggenheimInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$58.00LowView Rating Details
1/24/2018NomuraBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$61.00 ➝ $63.00LowView Rating Details
1/24/2018MacquarieReiterated RatingHold$54.00MediumView Rating Details
1/22/2018Howard WeilUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Sector OutperformHighView Rating Details
1/22/2018Scotia Howard WeillUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Sector OutperformHighView Rating Details
1/2/2018KeyCorpBoost Price TargetSector Weight ➝ Sector Weight$50.00 ➝ $53.00MediumView Rating Details
12/12/2017InstinetBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Buy$47.00 ➝ $61.00LowView Rating Details
11/20/2017Wells Fargo & CoUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$50.00N/AView Rating Details
9/19/2017CowenReiterated RatingHold$52.00HighView Rating Details
7/31/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$48.00 ➝ $50.00MediumView Rating Details
5/30/2017BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingNeutralLowView Rating Details
4/21/2017ArgusDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldHighView Rating Details
2/16/2017Evercore ISIReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
1/25/2017Raymond JamesReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
1/25/2017FBR & CoDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$57.00 ➝ $52.00N/AView Rating Details
1/24/2017Pacific CrestReiterated RatingEqual WeightN/AView Rating Details
1/24/2017CitigroupReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
1/24/2017Drexel HamiltonReiterated RatingBuy$54.00N/AView Rating Details
1/23/2017Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 1/22/2017 forward)
This page was last updated on 1/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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