Analysts’ recommendations for Southwestern Energy
As of December 29, 2017, Reuters reported that 33 analysts gave recommendations on Southwestern Energy (SWN). Four analysts rated it as a “strong buy,” four analysts rated it as a “buy,” and 23 analysts rated it as a “hold.” There were two “sell” and no “strong sell” recommendations on the stock.
Median target price
The mean target price on Southwestern Energy’ stock is $8.09, which is ~45% higher than its closing price of $5.58 on December 29, 2017.
Target price changes
In December 2017, the mean target price for Southwestern Energy stock fell from $8.36 to $8.09.
The most recent target price change on Southwestern Energy stock came from Morgan Stanley on December 14, 2017. Morgan Stanley reduced the target price from $5.50 to $4.00, which is ~28% lower than the closing price of $5.58 on December 29, 2017.
Other natural gas producers
Based on the mean target prices from Wall Street analysts, other natural gas (UNG) (DGAZ) producers like Range Resources (RRC) and Consol Energy (CNX) have potential upsides of ~67% and ~20%, respectively, from their closing prices on December 29.