NASDAQ:CERN - Cerner Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $89.00
  • Forecasted Upside: -6.24 %
  • Number of Analysts: 8
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 7 Hold Ratings
  • 1 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for CERN

Analyst Price Target is $89.00
▼ -6.24% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 8 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Cerner in the last 3 months. The average price target is $89.00, with a high forecast of $0.00 and a low forecast of $0.00. The average price target represents a -6.24% upside from the last price of $94.92.

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

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 8 investment analysts is to hold stock in Cerner. This Hold consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/11/2022ArgusDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
12/21/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$85.00 ➝ $95.00Low
12/20/2021Edward JonesDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
12/20/2021Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform ➝ Sector Perform$86.00 ➝ $95.00Low
12/20/2021SVB LeerinkDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$88.00 ➝ $95.00Low
12/20/2021Morgan StanleyUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Equal Weight$77.00 ➝ $85.00Medium
11/16/2021Robert W. BairdInitiated CoverageNeutral$82.00Low
11/1/2021BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$77.00 ➝ $79.00Low
10/17/2021SVB LeerinkReiterated RatingBuyMedium
8/31/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$70.00 ➝ $75.00Low
8/2/2021SVB LeerinkBoost Price TargetOutperform$83.00 ➝ $88.00Low
7/30/2021Piper SandlerBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Overweight$85.00 ➝ $88.00Low
5/6/2021SVB LeerinkLower Price TargetOutperform$86.00 ➝ $83.00Low
2/16/2021Piper SandlerBoost Price TargetOverweight$84.00 ➝ $85.00Low
2/11/2021Truist FinancialBoost Price Target$72.00 ➝ $82.00Low
2/11/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$64.00 ➝ $70.00Low
2/11/2021KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$82.00 ➝ $90.00Low
2/11/2021UBS GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$82.00Low
1/19/2021Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ UnderperformLow
12/29/2020ArgusBoost Price TargetAverage ➝ Buy$77.00 ➝ $88.00N/A
10/30/2020Piper SandlerBoost Price TargetOverweight$81.00 ➝ $84.00Low
10/29/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy$77.00 ➝ $79.00Low
10/29/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$81.00 ➝ $82.00High
10/29/2020SVB LeerinkBoost Price TargetOutperform$78.00 ➝ $79.00Medium
8/11/2020Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$88.00Low
7/31/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$58.00 ➝ $62.00High
7/31/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy$72.00 ➝ $77.00High
7/30/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$80.00Low
7/6/2020StephensInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$75.00Medium
5/13/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$52.00 ➝ $58.00Low
5/1/2020SunTrust BanksDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$66.00 ➝ $72.00High
4/29/2020BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual Weight$72.00 ➝ $67.00Low
4/29/2020UBS GroupLower Price TargetBuy$84.00 ➝ $82.00High
4/22/2020Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$75.00 ➝ $90.00Low
4/13/2020SVB LeerinkInitiated CoverageOutperform$78.00High
3/30/2020CowenUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$79.00High
3/27/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetUnderweight$65.00 ➝ $52.00Low
3/26/2020SunTrust BanksLower Price TargetPositive ➝ Buy$79.00 ➝ $66.00Medium
3/11/2020Stifel NicolausLower Price Target$81.00 ➝ $75.00Medium
3/11/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutral$75.00 ➝ $74.00High
3/11/2020SunTrust BanksLower Price TargetBuy$82.00 ➝ $79.00Low
3/11/2020UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuy$85.00 ➝ $84.00High
2/5/2020Piper SandlerBoost Price Target$78.00 ➝ $82.00Low
2/5/2020CfraBoost Price TargetHold$72.00 ➝ $76.00High
2/5/2020SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingBuyHigh
2/5/2020Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetOutperform$72.00 ➝ $85.00High
1/8/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$80.00 ➝ $83.50Low
12/16/2019SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetBuy$76.00 ➝ $80.00Low
11/27/2019Royal Bank of CanadaInitiated CoverageOutperform$80.00N/A
11/26/2019UBS GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$84.00Low
11/21/2019Royal Bank of CanadaInitiated CoverageOutperform$80.00 ➝ $80.00Low
10/25/2019Piper Jaffray CompaniesSet Price TargetBuy$78.00Low
10/25/2019Bank of AmericaSet Price TargetBuy$83.00Low
10/25/2019BarclaysSet Price TargetHold$70.00Low
10/25/2019CowenSet Price TargetHold$66.00N/A
9/26/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageBuy$82.00Low
8/23/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$49.00 ➝ $62.00High
8/23/2019Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$69.00 ➝ $75.00High
8/22/2019ArgusUpgradeHold ➝ BuyMedium
8/16/2019KeyCorpReiterated RatingOverweight$76.00 ➝ $82.00Medium
7/25/2019Piper Jaffray CompaniesBoost Price TargetOverweight$74.00 ➝ $80.00Low
7/25/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOutperform$72.00 ➝ $80.00Medium
7/25/2019CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy$77.00 ➝ $84.00Medium
7/8/2019Cantor FitzgeraldBoost Price TargetOverweight$75.00 ➝ $85.00Low
5/21/2019Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetBuy$70.00 ➝ $77.00Medium
4/29/2019Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingOverweightLow
4/10/2019Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetOutperform$67.00 ➝ $71.00Medium
4/10/2019Morgan StanleySet Price TargetSell$49.00Low
4/10/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$68.00Medium
4/10/2019CitigroupSet Price TargetBuy$68.00 ➝ $77.00Low
4/10/2019SunTrust BanksUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$60.00 ➝ $76.00Medium
4/9/2019Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$75.00High
2/28/2019Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ Underweight$68.00 ➝ $47.00High
12/3/2018Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$72.00 ➝ $68.00Medium
10/29/2018SVB LeerinkUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$70.00High
10/26/2018Cantor FitzgeraldLower Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$80.00 ➝ $75.00Medium
10/26/2018BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$70.00 ➝ $67.00Medium
10/26/2018Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform ➝ Sector Perform$72.00 ➝ $54.00High
9/13/2018BarclaysInitiated CoverageEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$70.00Low
9/12/2018Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$80.00Low
8/20/2018KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$74.00 ➝ $76.00Low
8/6/2018SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetHold$65.00Medium
8/3/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuy$71.00High
8/3/2018KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$71.00 ➝ $74.00High
8/3/2018Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$72.00High
7/25/2018Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetHold ➝ Hold$62.00 ➝ $65.00Low
7/9/2018Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingOverweight$80.00Medium
6/6/2018Wells Fargo & CompanySet Price TargetBuy$66.00 ➝ $73.00Medium
6/1/2018Jefferies Financial GroupSet Price TargetBuy$70.00Low
5/24/2018Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Buy$67.00 ➝ $71.00Low
5/18/2018Jefferies Financial GroupSet Price TargetBuy$68.00Low
5/17/2018Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$70.00High
5/4/2018SunTrust BanksLower Price Target$58.00High
5/3/2018KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$76.00 ➝ $65.00High
5/3/2018Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetHold ➝ Hold$71.00 ➝ $62.00High
4/26/2018SVB LeerinkReiterated RatingHoldLow
4/23/2018CitigroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyLow
4/3/2018Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$67.00Medium
4/2/2018KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$85.00 ➝ $76.00Medium
3/31/2018Wells Fargo & CompanySet Price TargetBuy$75.00Medium
3/29/2018William BlairReiterated RatingBuyLow
3/14/2018Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$80.00Low
3/13/2018ArgusDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$54.49 ➝ $64.65Medium
3/8/2018Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold ➝ Hold$69.00 ➝ $71.00Medium
3/5/2018Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$80.00Low
2/27/2018Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$75.00Low
2/7/2018Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$76.00High
2/7/2018Cantor FitzgeraldLower Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$83.00 ➝ $80.00Medium
2/7/2018Robert W. BairdLower Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$80.00 ➝ $75.00Medium
2/7/2018SunTrust BanksLower Price TargetHold$68.00 ➝ $2.82High
1/18/2018Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageIn ➝ In-Line$77.00Medium
1/16/2018SunTrust BanksDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldHigh
1/5/2018Cantor FitzgeraldBoost Price TargetOverweight$83.00High
1/4/2018CitigroupInitiated CoverageNeutralLow
1/3/2018Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuyLow
11/30/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuy$70.00Low
11/29/2017Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$75.00Low
11/25/2017SVB LeerinkReiterated RatingHoldMedium
11/22/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHoldN/A
11/22/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$74.00N/A
11/22/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuy$70.00N/A
11/2/2017Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeTop Pick ➝ Outperform$84.00 ➝ $74.00N/A
10/31/2017Robert W. BairdUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$67.00 ➝ $76.00N/A
10/30/2017SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingBuy$75.00N/A
10/29/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuyN/A
10/27/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight ➝ NeutralN/A
10/25/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuyN/A
10/19/2017SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingBuy$79.00N/A
10/13/2017Jefferies Financial GroupSet Price TargetBuy$74.00 ➝ $79.00N/A
10/12/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuy$77.00N/A
10/10/2017Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$77.00N/A
9/22/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$76.00Low
9/19/2017Royal Bank of CanadaInitiated CoverageTop Pick ➝ Top Pick$84.00Low
8/31/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHold$67.00Low
8/10/2017Morgan StanleyUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Equal Weight$59.00 ➝ $62.00Medium
7/28/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$69.00Medium
7/10/2017William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformMedium
7/6/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$74.00Medium
(Data available from 7/5/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.39 (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).

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Cerner Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides health care information technology solutions and tech-enabled services in the United States and internationally. It offers Cerner Millennium architecture, a person-centric computing framework, which includes clinical, financial, and management information systems that allow providers to access an individual's electronic health record (EHR) at the point of care, and organizes and delivers information for physicians, nurses, laboratory technicians, pharmacists, front- and back-office professionals, and consumers. The company also provides HealtheIntent platform, a cloud-based platform to aggregate, transform, and reconcile data across the continuum of care; and CareAware, an EHR agnostic platform that facilitates connectivity of health care devices to EHRs. In addition, it offers a portfolio of clinical and financial healthcare information technology solutions, as well as departmental and care coordination solutions. Further, the company provides tech-enabled services, such as implementation and training, remote hosting, application management, revenue cycle, support and maintenance, health care data analysis, real-world evidence, clinical process optimization, transaction processing, employer health centers, and data-driven services; and complementary hardware and devices for third parties. It serves integrated delivery networks, physician groups and networks, managed care organizations, hospitals, medical centers, free-standing reference laboratories, home health agencies, blood banks, imaging centers, pharmacies, pharmaceutical manufacturers, employers, governments, and public health organizations. The company was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in North Kansas City, Missouri.
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Today's Range

Now: $94.92
Low: $94.92
High: $94.92

50 Day Range

MA: $94.54
Low: $93.64
High: $94.97

52 Week Range

Now: $94.92
Low: $69.08
High: $95.40


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Average Volume

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Market Capitalization

$27.92 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Cerner?

The following Wall Street research analysts have issued reports on Cerner in the last year: Argus, Barclays PLC, Edward Jones, Morgan Stanley, Piper Sandler, Robert W. Baird, Royal Bank of Canada,, and SVB Leerink LLC.
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What is the current price target for Cerner?

0 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Cerner in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $89.00, suggesting a possible downside of 6.2%.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Cerner?

Cerner currently has 7 hold ratings and 1 buy rating from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in CERN, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact Cerner's investor relations team?

Cerner's physical mailing address is 2800 ROCKCREEK PKWY W0162, NORTH KANSAS CITY MO, 64117. The company's listed phone number is (816) 221-1024 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Cerner is Learn More about contacing Cerner investor relations.