Analysts’ ratings for Cheniere Energy
Recently, Bernstein upgraded Cheniere Energy (LNG) to “outperform,” which is equivalent to “buy.” Cheniere Energy was upgraded from “market-perform,” which is equivalent to “hold.” Bernstein also increased the company’s target price to $63 from $55. At the same time, Citigroup lowered Cheniere Energy’s target price to $65 from $67.
Now, 82% of the analysts surveyed by Reuters rate Cheniere Energy as a “buy” as of April 10, 2018, while the remaining 18% rate it as a “hold.” Cheniere Energy’s subsidiaries, Cheniere Energy Partners (CQP) and Cheniere Energy Partners LP Holdings (CQH) have “hold” ratings from 50.0% and 63.6% of the analysts, respectively.
Cheniere Energy is trading below the low range ($60) of analysts’ target price. The average target price of $64.0 implies ~15% upside potential from the current price levels.
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