NYSE:WAT - Waters Price Target & Analyst Ratings

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$234.44 -0.25 (-0.11 %)
(As of 02/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$234.69
Today's Range$233.55 - $235.57
52-Week Range$167.93 - $235.85
Volume498,400 shs
Average Volume696,773 shs
Market Capitalization$17.76 billion
P/E Ratio28.28
Dividend YieldN/A

Analyst Ratings

Waters (NYSE:WAT) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
14 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Waters in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $205.3715, suggesting that the stock has a possible downside of 12.40%. The high price target for WAT is $260.00 and the low price target for WAT is $177.00. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 11 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Hold."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 1.932.062.132.13
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Rating(s)
11 Hold Rating(s)
1 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
11 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
11 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
10 Hold Rating(s)
4 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: $205.3715$201.8331$206.0769$205.50
Price Target Upside: 12.40% downside10.04% upside14.37% upside5.55% upside

Waters (NYSE:WAT) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Waters (NYSE:WAT)

Waters (NYSE:WAT) Analyst Ratings History

DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
1/25/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$200.00MediumView Rating Details
1/24/2019BTIG ResearchBoost Price TargetBuy$260.00MediumView Rating Details
1/24/2019Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$191.00 ➝ $211.00MediumView Rating Details
1/3/2019Bank of AmericaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ NeutralHighView Rating Details
1/2/2019Needham & Company LLCInitiated CoverageHold ➝ Hold$177.00HighView Rating Details
12/12/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeNeutral ➝ Underweight$185.00 ➝ $180.00LowView Rating Details
12/9/2018Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Sell$200.83LowView Rating Details
10/24/2018UBS GroupLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$210.00 ➝ $200.00HighView Rating Details
10/11/2018Cleveland ResearchUpgradeSell ➝ NeutralHighView Rating Details
10/10/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$204.00 ➝ $211.00MediumView Rating Details
10/8/2018Leerink SwannDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformHighView Rating Details
7/17/2018Janney Montgomery ScottDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$230.00 ➝ $211.00MediumView Rating Details
4/25/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$200.00MediumView Rating Details
4/25/2018CowenReiterated RatingHold$215.00MediumView Rating Details
1/24/2018CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$190.00 ➝ $223.00N/AView Rating Details
1/23/2018William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformLowView Rating Details
1/3/2018Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageIn-Line$198.00MediumView Rating Details
10/25/2017Deutsche BankBoost Price TargetHold$199.00 ➝ $200.00N/AView Rating Details
7/13/2017Wells Fargo & CoReiterated RatingOutperform$195.00 ➝ $205.00LowView Rating Details
4/25/2017Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$170.00 ➝ $190.00LowView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/19/2017 forward)
This page was last updated on 2/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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