Wall Street’s Recommendations for Chesapeake Energy Stock



Wall Street analysts’ ratings for CHK

Approximately 65.5% of Wall Street analysts have rated Chesapeake Energy (CHK) stock a “hold.” About 10.3% of them have rated the stock a “buy.”

The average target price of $4.32 for Chesapeake Energy stock implies a potential return of 39% over the next 12 months.

The highest target price of the analysts covering CHK stock is $8. The lowest target price is $1.50.

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Analysts’ ratings changes

On March 7, 2018, UBS (OUBS) initiated coverage on CHK stock with a “buy” rating.

On January 16, 2018, Mizuho downgraded CHK stock from “neutral” to “underperform.” On December 12, 2017, Credit Suisse initiated coverage on Chesapeake Energy stock with an “underperform” rating.

In October 2017, Jefferies lowered its rating for Chesapeake stock to an “underperform” from a “hold.”


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