LON:CNE - Cairn Energy Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: GBX 249.20
  • Forecasted Upside: 28.59 %
  • Number of Analysts: 5
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 1 Hold Ratings
  • 4 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
GBX 193.80
▲ +0.1 (0.05%)

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Analyst Price Target for CNE

Analyst Price Target is GBX 249.20
▲ +28.59% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 5 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Cairn Energy in the last 3 months. The average price target is GBX 249.20, with a high forecast of GBX 300 and a low forecast of GBX 225. The average price target represents a 28.59% upside from the last price of GBX 193.80.

This chart shows the closing price for CNE for the last year in relation to the current analyst high, average, and low pricetarget.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 5 investment analysts is to buy stock in Cairn Energy. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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4/27/2020
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7/26/2020
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10/24/2020
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1/22/2021
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4/22/2021
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7/21/2021
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9/19/2021
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10/19/2021

Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/14/2021Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 215 ➝ GBX 225
10/13/2021Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetSpeculative BuyGBX 235 ➝ GBX 245
10/8/2021BarclaysLower Price TargetOverweightGBX 315 ➝ GBX 250
9/10/2021Berenberg BankUpgradeBuyGBX 235 ➝ GBX 215
8/6/2021Berenberg BankUpgradeBuyGBX 170 ➝ GBX 235
6/29/2021Berenberg BankDowngradeHoldGBX 200 ➝ GBX 170
3/31/2021Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldGBX 210 ➝ GBX 200
3/26/2021Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 200
3/9/2021Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 200
1/21/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweightGBX 210 ➝ GBX 226
1/21/2021Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 300
1/21/2021Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetHoldGBX 220 ➝ GBX 210
9/29/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 153
9/29/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 153
7/28/2020BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 195 ➝ GBX 225
7/28/2020Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 130 ➝ GBX 140
7/28/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 120 ➝ GBX 140
7/27/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
7/3/2020BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 185 ➝ GBX 195
7/2/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
6/8/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
6/3/2020Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual weightGBX 246 ➝ GBX 131
5/12/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
5/5/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
4/29/2020Berenberg BankDowngradeHoldGBX 190 ➝ GBX 130
4/28/2020Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 85
4/3/2020Peel HuntLower Price TargetBuyGBX 150 ➝ GBX 120
3/27/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
3/16/2020Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeOutperformGBX 200 ➝ GBX 120
3/6/2020Peel HuntLower Price TargetBuyGBX 230 ➝ GBX 200
1/23/2020Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetHoldGBX 220 ➝ GBX 200
1/22/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweightGBX 264 ➝ GBX 259
1/21/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSector Performer
1/21/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
1/15/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 220
1/15/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 220 ➝ GBX 230
1/10/2020Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 190
1/10/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweightGBX 268 ➝ GBX 264
1/9/2020BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 250 ➝ GBX 255
1/9/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
12/18/2019Morgan StanleyUpgradeOverweightGBX 194 ➝ GBX 246
12/10/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
11/29/2019HSBCLower Price TargetBuyGBX 205 ➝ GBX 195
11/28/2019Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSector Performer
11/25/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
10/29/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweightGBX 272 ➝ GBX 268
10/28/2019Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSector PerformerGBX 210 ➝ GBX 200
10/28/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
10/17/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 220
10/17/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 220
10/15/2019Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetSpeculative BuyGBX 225 ➝ GBX 210
10/10/2019BarclaysLower Price TargetOverweightGBX 270 ➝ GBX 250
9/13/2019BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 245 ➝ GBX 270
9/12/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweightGBX 268 ➝ GBX 272
9/12/2019Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSector Performer
9/11/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 220
9/10/2019Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 190
9/10/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 220
9/6/2019UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuy
9/6/2019Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual weightGBX 202 ➝ GBX 194
8/16/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 245
8/16/2019Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector PerformerGBX 185 ➝ GBX 195
8/6/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
7/18/2019Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetSector PerformerGBX 225 ➝ GBX 220
5/28/2019HSBCInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 210
5/21/2019Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 190
5/13/2019Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 190
5/2/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweightGBX 271 ➝ GBX 268
4/16/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight
4/9/2019Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetSpeculative BuyGBX 235 ➝ GBX 230
4/9/2019Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold
4/4/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
3/15/2019Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeSector PerformerGBX 380 ➝ GBX 225
3/15/2019Jefferies Financial GroupLower Price TargetHoldGBX 165 ➝ GBX 157
3/14/2019BarclaysLower Price TargetOverweightGBX 280 ➝ GBX 245
3/13/2019Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetSpeculative BuyGBX 260 ➝ GBX 230
3/12/2019Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 190
3/12/2019Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 275
3/12/2019UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuy
3/11/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
2/25/2019Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetSpeculative BuyGBX 250 ➝ GBX 260
1/28/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
1/22/2019Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 190
1/22/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
1/15/2019Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual weightGBX 350 ➝ GBX 230
1/15/2019Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold
1/10/2019BarclaysLower Price TargetOverweightGBX 300 ➝ GBX 280
1/9/2019Berenberg BankLower Price TargetBuyGBX 240 ➝ GBX 190
1/8/2019Peel HuntUpgradeBuyGBX 260 ➝ GBX 220
12/18/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight
12/17/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingAdd
12/14/2018Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeHoldGBX 190 ➝ GBX 165
12/11/2018UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 300 ➝ GBX 280
12/10/2018BNP ParibasLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 290 ➝ GBX 190
11/20/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweightGBX 306 ➝ GBX 271
11/15/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingAdd
11/1/2018Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 240
10/26/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweight
10/25/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingAdd
10/22/2018Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeUnderperformGBX 190
10/18/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 300 ➝ GBX 350
10/10/2018BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 295 ➝ GBX 300
9/13/2018Peel HuntLower Price TargetAddGBX 280 ➝ GBX 260
9/12/2018BarclaysLower Price TargetOverweightGBX 335 ➝ GBX 295
9/12/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweightGBX 241 ➝ GBX 306
9/12/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingBuy
9/7/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingAdd
9/7/2018UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuy
8/23/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingAdd
8/21/2018Canaccord GenuityReiterated Ratingspeculative buyGBX 270
8/16/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 320
8/14/2018InvestecDowngradeHoldGBX 310 ➝ GBX 225
7/23/2018UBS GroupBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 280 ➝ GBX 300
7/12/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweightGBX 300 ➝ GBX 306
7/10/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingBuy
7/9/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingAdd
6/15/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingAdd
6/12/2018Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 235 ➝ GBX 265
5/23/2018BNP ParibasDowngradeNeutralGBX 230 ➝ GBX 290
5/21/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingAdd
5/17/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeBuyGBX 288.20
5/15/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
4/17/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 250
4/17/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight
4/5/2018BNP ParibasBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 201 ➝ GBX 230
4/4/2018UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 260
3/27/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 250
3/21/2018BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 280 ➝ GBX 290
3/20/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 250
3/14/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHoldGBX 240 ➝ GBX 230
3/14/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 241
3/14/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight
3/13/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 260
3/12/2018Morgan StanleyUpgradeOverweightGBX 270 ➝ GBX 300
2/27/2018Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 260
2/20/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight
2/20/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold
2/1/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 270
1/31/2018BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 265 ➝ GBX 280
1/29/2018Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 245 ➝ GBX 300
1/24/2018Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 250 ➝ GBX 260
1/24/2018Whitman HowardReiterated RatingBuy
1/24/2018Numis SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 255 ➝ GBX 270
1/24/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweightGBX 228 ➝ GBX 241
1/23/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 260
1/15/2018BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 250 ➝ GBX 265
1/8/2018Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 260
1/8/2018Peel HuntBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 240 ➝ GBX 260
12/27/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 240
12/20/2017Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeHoldGBX 225 ➝ GBX 235
12/7/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 260
11/22/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 250
11/3/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 260
10/23/2017Numis SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuyGBX 270 ➝ GBX 260
10/13/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetBuyGBX 240 ➝ GBX 230
10/4/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 225
10/2/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 240
9/25/2017Peel HuntInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 240
9/19/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 260
9/12/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 242
9/11/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 270
9/8/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 240
8/29/2017Jefferies Financial GroupLower Price TargetBuyGBX 300 ➝ GBX 225
8/29/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 242
8/23/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight
8/23/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 240 ➝ GBX 250
8/23/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 228
8/23/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 235 ➝ GBX 240
8/23/2017Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperformGBX 280 ➝ GBX 260
8/22/2017GMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy
8/22/2017Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperformGBX 270 ➝ GBX 230
7/18/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 240
7/12/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 228
7/11/2017GMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy
7/6/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetBuyGBX 275 ➝ GBX 232
7/3/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 228
6/22/2017BarclaysLower Price TargetOverweightGBX 270 ➝ GBX 240
6/21/2017MacquarieLower Price TargetOutperformGBX 270 ➝ GBX 242
5/22/2017MacquarieBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 246 ➝ GBX 270
5/19/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyGBX 275
5/17/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 300
5/17/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweightGBX 235 ➝ GBX 228
5/10/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 275
4/18/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 275
4/11/2017BarclaysLower Price TargetOverweightGBX 295 ➝ GBX 270
3/24/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 260 ➝ GBX 285
3/17/2017Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeOutperformGBX 250 ➝ GBX 270
3/13/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
3/9/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 275 ➝ GBX 280
3/9/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 295
3/7/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
2/15/2017GMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingHold
2/9/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 295
2/7/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeBuyGBX 270 ➝ GBX 275
2/3/2017MacquarieBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 243 ➝ GBX 246
1/23/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 270 ➝ GBX 275
1/20/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 295
1/20/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 268 ➝ GBX 270
1/18/2017GMP SecuritiesDowngradeHoldGBX 250 ➝ GBX 260
1/18/2017Numis SecuritiesDowngradeAddGBX 250 ➝ GBX 270
1/9/2017Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageEqual weightGBX 260
1/9/2017Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 285 ➝ GBX 300
1/9/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 295
1/5/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 240 ➝ GBX 268
1/5/2017MacquarieDowngradeNeutralGBX 243
1/3/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 295
12/16/2016The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 203.90 ➝ GBX 236.20
12/7/2016Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 250
12/5/2016BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 295
12/1/2016Numis SecuritiesUpgradeBuyGBX 210 ➝ GBX 250
(Data available from 10/20/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.35 (Hold)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

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Cairn Energy PLC operates as an independent oil and gas exploration, development, and production company. It holds a portfolio of exploration, development, and production assets in the United Kingdom, Israel, Mauritania, Cote d'Ivoire, Mexico, and Suriname. The company was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom.
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Today's Range

Now: GBX 193.80
Low: 191.70
High: 198.20

50 Day Range

MA: GBX 186.42
Low: 169.90
High: 196.20

52 Week Range

Now: GBX 193.80
Low: 122
High: 283.64

Volume

1,173,265 shs

Average Volume

1,516,579 shs

Market Capitalization

£967.58 million

P/E Ratio

N/A

Dividend Yield

N/A

Beta

N/A

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Cairn Energy?

The following Wall Street sell-side analysts have issued research reports on Cairn Energy in the last twelve months: Barclays PLC, Berenberg Bank, Canaccord Genuity, JPMorgan Chase & Co., and Royal Bank of Canada.
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What is the current price target for Cairn Energy?

5 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Cairn Energy in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is GBX 249.20, suggesting a possible upside of 27.5%. Royal Bank of Canada has the highest price target set, predicting CNE will reach GBX 300 in the next twelve months. Berenberg Bank has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of GBX 225 for Cairn Energy in the next year.
View the latest price targets for CNE.

What is the current consensus analyst rating for Cairn Energy?

Cairn Energy currently has 1 hold rating and 4 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe CNE will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Cairn Energy.
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How do I contact Cairn Energy's investor relations team?

Cairn Energy's physical mailing address is 50 Lothian Road, EDINBURGH, TX EH3 9BY, United Kingdom. The oil and gas development company's listed phone number is +44-131-4753000. The official website for Cairn Energy is www.cairnenergy.com.