First Busey - BUSE Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $24.67
  • Forecasted Upside: -0.90%
  • Number of Analysts: 2
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 1 Hold Ratings
  • 1 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$24.89
▲ +0.15 (0.61%)

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Analyst Price Target for BUSE

Analyst Price Target is $24.67
▼ -0.90% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 2 analysts offering 12 month price targets for First Busey in the last 3 months. The average price target is $24.67, with a high forecast of $26.00 and a low forecast of $23.00. The average price target represents a -0.90% upside from the last price of $24.89.

This chart shows the closing price for BUSE 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 2 polled investment analysts is to buy stock in First Busey. This rating has held steady since November 2022, when it changed from a Hold consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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8/15/2021
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11/13/2021
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2/11/2022
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5/12/2022
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8/10/2022
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11/8/2022
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1/7/2023
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2/6/2023

Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
1/30/2023Raymond JamesLower TargetOutperform$29.00 ➝ $26.00Low
1/26/2023DA DavidsonLower TargetNeutral$27.00 ➝ $25.00Low
12/21/2022DA DavidsonReiterated RatingNeutralLow
10/28/2022Raymond JamesBoost TargetOutperform$25.00 ➝ $29.00Low
10/6/2022Raymond JamesLower TargetOutperform$28.00 ➝ $25.00Low
7/27/2022DA DavidsonReiterated RatingNeutralLow
7/11/2022B. RileyLower Target$27.00 ➝ $23.00N/A
4/12/2022B. RileyLower Target$30.00 ➝ $27.00Medium
1/31/2022Raymond JamesUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$31.00Medium
1/12/2022B. RileyBoost Target$28.00 ➝ $30.00Medium
12/3/2021B. RileyBoost TargetNeutral$27.00 ➝ $28.00Medium
8/3/2021B. RileyLower TargetNeutral$29.00 ➝ $27.00Medium
3/17/2021B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$26.00 ➝ $29.00Medium
1/25/2021Raymond JamesReiterated RatingHoldHigh
1/7/2021B. RileyBoost TargetNeutral$24.00 ➝ $26.00N/A
12/4/2020B. RileyBoost TargetPositive ➝ Neutral$20.00 ➝ $24.00High
8/14/2020Raymond JamesReiterated RatingHoldLow
4/13/2020B. RileyLower TargetNeutral$29.00 ➝ $22.00High
4/9/2020StephensUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ OverweightHigh
2/7/2020B. RileyDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralLow
2/2/2020DA DavidsonDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$30.00 ➝ $29.00Medium
1/9/2020B. RileyUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$27.00 ➝ $29.00Low
11/18/2019DA DavidsonReiterated RatingBuyLow
10/4/2019B. RileyLower TargetNeutral$28.00 ➝ $27.00Low
8/21/2019B. RileyDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$30.00 ➝ $28.00Medium
7/9/2019StephensDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$30.00 ➝ $29.00Low
4/10/2019B. RileyReiterated RatingBuyLow
12/19/2018StephensReiterated RatingBuy$30.00High
11/5/2018B. RileyLower TargetBuy ➝ Buy$36.00 ➝ $33.00Low
10/31/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesSet TargetHold$31.00Medium
10/15/2018B. RileySet TargetBuy$36.00Low
7/25/2018FIG PartnersReiterated RatingOutperformMedium
6/19/2018B. RileyBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$35.00 ➝ $36.00Medium
5/31/2018Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformLow
5/16/2018Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformHigh
2/6/2018B. RileyUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$36.00 ➝ $35.00Low
(Data available from 2/6/2018 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.55 (Buy)

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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  • 2 very positive mentions
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7/11/2022
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  • 1 negative mentions
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8/10/2022
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9/9/2022
  • 3 very positive mentions
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10/9/2022
  • 4 very positive mentions
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  • 1 negative mentions
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11/8/2022
  • 7 very positive mentions
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12/8/2022
  • 1 very positive mentions
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1/7/2023
  • 7 very positive mentions
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  • 5 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
2/6/2023

Current Sentiment

  • 7 very positive mentions
  • 7 positive mentions
  • 5 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions

Recent Stories by Sentiment

Very Negative

  • No very negative mentions tracked during this time.
First Busey logo
First Busey Corp. is a bank holding company, which engages in the provision of financial services through its wholly-owned bank subsidiary. It operates through the following segments: Banking, Remittance Processing, and Wealth Management. The Banking segment offers a range of services to individual and corporate customers through its banking center network. The Remittance Processing segment provides solutions for online bill payments, lockbox, and walk-in payments. The Wealth Management segment includes full range of asset management, investment, and fiduciary services to individuals, businesses, and foundations, tax preparation, philanthropic advisory, and farm and brokerage services.. The company was founded by Samuel Busey, Simeon Busey, and William Earhart in 1868 and is headquartered in Champaign, IL.
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Today's Range

Now: $24.89
Low: $24.51
High: $24.93

50 Day Range

MA: $24.59
Low: $22.53
High: $26.07

52 Week Range

Now: $24.89
Low: $21.66
High: $28.84

Volume

410,400 shs

Average Volume

169,652 shs

Market Capitalization

$1.37 billion

P/E Ratio

10.87

Dividend Yield

3.86%

Beta

0.9

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of First Busey?

The following Wall Street analysts have issued reports on First Busey in the last twelve months: B. Riley, DA Davidson, Raymond James, and StockNews.com.
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What is the current price target for First Busey?

3 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for First Busey in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $24.67, suggesting a possible downside of 0.9%. Raymond James has the highest price target set, predicting BUSE will reach $26.00 in the next twelve months. B. Riley has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $23.00 for First Busey in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for First Busey?

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

First Busey's physical mailing address is 100 W. University Avenue, Champaign IL, 61820. The bank's listed phone number is (217) 365-4500 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for First Busey is www.busey.com. Learn More about contacing First Busey investor relations.