Cytokinetics - CYTK Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $57.71
  • Forecasted Upside: 73.00%
  • Number of Analysts: 12
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 2 Hold Ratings
  • 10 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for CYTK

Analyst Price Target is $57.71
▲ +73.00% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 12 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Cytokinetics in the last 3 months. The average price target is $57.71, with a high forecast of $80.00 and a low forecast of $15.00. The average price target represents a 73.00% upside from the last price of $33.36.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 12 investment analysts is to buy stock in Cytokinetics. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
3/7/2023Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingOverweight$61.00N/A
3/6/2023MizuhoInitiated CoverageBuy$80.00Low
3/2/2023The Goldman Sachs GroupLower TargetBuy$56.00 ➝ $48.00Low
3/2/2023JMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$71.00Low
3/1/2023Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuy$58.00Low
3/1/2023OppenheimerLower TargetOutperform$55.00 ➝ $54.00Low
2/17/2023Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageNeutral$49.00Low
1/17/2023The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetBuy$47.00 ➝ $56.00Low
12/23/2022Needham & Company LLCLower TargetBuy$60.00 ➝ $58.00Low
12/20/2022Truist FinancialInitiated CoverageBuy$60.00Low
12/16/2022MizuhoInitiated CoverageBuy$80.00Low
12/15/2022UBS GroupLower TargetNeutral$80.00 ➝ $66.00Low
12/15/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupLower TargetBuy$55.00 ➝ $47.00Low
12/15/2022HC WainwrightBoost TargetBuy$29.00 ➝ $56.00Low
12/14/2022OppenheimerLower Target$55.00Low
12/14/2022HC WainwrightLower Target$75.00 ➝ $29.00Low
12/14/2022JMP SecuritiesLower TargetMarket Outperform$82.00 ➝ $71.00Low
12/9/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Target$64.00 ➝ $55.00Low
12/8/2022HC WainwrightReiterated RatingBuy$75.00Low
10/11/2022UBS GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$80.00Low
10/3/2022JMP SecuritiesBoost TargetMarket Outperform$53.00 ➝ $82.00Low
9/2/2022MizuhoInitiated CoverageBuy$80.00Low
8/15/2022Cantor FitzgeraldBoost Target$56.00 ➝ $69.00Low
8/12/2022Morgan StanleyBoost Target$11.00 ➝ $15.00Low
8/5/2022Raymond JamesBoost Target$54.00 ➝ $63.00Low
7/15/2022Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweight$46.00 ➝ $60.00Low
6/9/2022Piper SandlerBoost TargetOverweight$50.00 ➝ $72.00Medium
5/24/2022HC WainwrightReiterated RatingBuy$75.00Medium
5/24/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupLower TargetBuy$71.00 ➝ $57.00Low
5/16/2022MizuhoBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$54.00 ➝ $80.00Medium
5/5/2022Needham & Company LLCBoost Target$52.00 ➝ $60.00High
4/29/2022HC WainwrightBoost Target$69.00 ➝ $75.00High
2/17/2022Cantor FitzgeraldLower Target$57.00 ➝ $53.00High
1/28/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$74.00High
12/21/2021OppenheimerInitiated CoverageOutperform$55.00High
12/21/2021HC WainwrightBoost TargetBuy$62.00 ➝ $69.00High
12/10/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageOverweight$58.00Medium
12/1/2021MizuhoBoost TargetBuy$45.00 ➝ $54.00High
11/4/2021HC WainwrightBoost TargetPositive ➝ Buy$58.00 ➝ $62.00High
11/4/2021JMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyHigh
10/12/2021Cantor FitzgeraldBoost TargetOverweight$48.00 ➝ $57.00Low
10/8/2021HC WainwrightReiterated RatingBuy$58.00Medium
10/8/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweight$38.00 ➝ $45.00Medium
10/6/2021Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$75.00High
9/7/2021BarclaysBoost TargetOverweight$40.00 ➝ $45.00High
8/9/2021Piper SandlerLower TargetOverweight$42.00 ➝ $40.00Low
8/6/2021HC WainwrightBoost TargetBuy$53.00 ➝ $58.00High
7/20/2021Cantor FitzgeraldBoost TargetPositive ➝ Overweight$35.00 ➝ $48.00High
7/20/2021BarclaysBoost TargetOverweight$28.00 ➝ $40.00High
7/19/2021JMP SecuritiesBoost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$26.00 ➝ $44.00High
7/19/2021Raymond JamesBoost TargetOutperform$37.00 ➝ $54.00High
7/19/2021Piper SandlerBoost TargetPositive ➝ Overweight$25.00 ➝ $42.00High
7/19/2021HC WainwrightBoost TargetBuy$41.00 ➝ $53.00High
7/19/2021Needham & Company LLCBoost TargetBuy$33.00 ➝ $48.00High
7/1/2021MizuhoInitiated CoverageBuy$36.00Low
5/11/2021MizuhoBoost TargetBuy$26.00 ➝ $36.00Medium
4/19/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweight$24.00 ➝ $35.00Low
3/11/2021Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageOutperform$50.00High
2/18/2021BarclaysInitiated CoverageOverweight$28.00High
1/20/2021HC WainwrightBoost TargetBuy$22.00 ➝ $41.00High
12/16/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweight$22.00 ➝ $24.00Low
12/14/2020MizuhoLower TargetBuy$31.00 ➝ $26.00High
11/24/2020Raymond JamesReiterated RatingBuyHigh
11/23/2020HC WainwrightLower TargetBuy$43.00 ➝ $22.00High
11/16/2020Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuy$33.00Medium
11/16/2020Morgan StanleyLower TargetOverweight$24.00 ➝ $22.00High
10/28/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$16.00Low
10/12/2020Morgan StanleyLower TargetOverweight$35.00 ➝ $24.00Low
10/8/2020HC WainwrightLower TargetPositive ➝ Buy$59.00 ➝ $43.00High
10/6/2020Cantor FitzgeraldBoost TargetOverweight$41.00 ➝ $48.00Medium
7/23/2020Piper SandlerBoost TargetOverweight$33.00 ➝ $36.00Low
7/23/2020HC WainwrightBoost TargetBuy$38.00 ➝ $59.00Low
7/15/2020Cantor FitzgeraldBoost TargetOverweight$29.00 ➝ $41.00High
7/15/2020JMP SecuritiesBoost TargetOutperform$23.00 ➝ $29.00High
7/14/2020Needham & Company LLCBoost TargetBuy$34.00 ➝ $45.00High
7/14/2020Piper SandlerBoost Target$28.00 ➝ $33.00High
7/14/2020HC WainwrightBoost TargetBuy$35.00 ➝ $38.00High
7/10/2020Raymond JamesInitiated CoverageStrong-Buy$39.00High
7/7/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweight$29.00 ➝ $35.00High
5/23/2020MizuhoInitiated CoverageBuy$31.00Low
5/12/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweight$25.00 ➝ $29.00Low
5/11/2020HC WainwrightBoost TargetPositive ➝ Buy$30.00 ➝ $35.00High
5/7/2020Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuy$24.00Low
5/4/2020MizuhoInitiated CoverageBuy$31.00High
4/27/2020Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuy$25.00Low
4/24/2020HC WainwrightReiterated RatingBuyMedium
4/19/2020Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ OverweightLow
4/17/2020Cantor FitzgeraldBoost TargetOverweight$12.00 ➝ $23.00High
4/14/2020HC WainwrightReiterated RatingBuy$30.00Medium
4/14/2020Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuy$24.00Low
4/9/2020Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$14.00 ➝ $25.00High
3/31/2020HC WainwrightReiterated RatingBuy$30.00High
3/4/2020Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuy$24.00Medium
2/26/2020HC WainwrightReiterated RatingBuy$30.00Low
2/7/2020HC WainwrightReiterated RatingBuyHigh
11/1/2019Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuy$24.00High
10/4/2019Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuy$16.00Low
10/4/2019HC WainwrightReiterated RatingBuy$26.00Medium
9/16/2019Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingOverweight$14.00 ➝ $20.00High
9/13/2019JMP SecuritiesSet TargetBuy$23.00Medium
9/6/2019Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingOverweight$14.00 ➝ $20.00Medium
8/9/2019Needham & Company LLCSet TargetBuy$16.00Medium
8/9/2019Morgan StanleySet TargetHold$16.00Medium
7/15/2019Morgan StanleySet TargetHold$11.00High
7/15/2019Piper Jaffray CompaniesSet TargetBuy$14.00High
5/10/2019Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$14.00Medium
5/6/2019HC WainwrightBoost TargetBuy$21.00 ➝ $26.00Medium
4/23/2019HC WainwrightSet TargetBuy$21.00High
3/20/2019Piper Jaffray CompaniesBoost TargetOverweight$12.00 ➝ $13.00High
3/19/2019HC WainwrightReiterated RatingBuy$21.00High
1/22/2019HC WainwrightReiterated RatingBuy$21.00Medium
12/5/2018HC WainwrightSet TargetBuy$21.00Low
12/5/2018Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$14.00Low
11/27/2018HC WainwrightReiterated RatingBuy$21.00Low
11/2/2018HC WainwrightSet TargetBuy$21.00High
11/2/2018Cantor FitzgeraldSet TargetBuy$14.00High
10/17/2018HC WainwrightSet TargetBuy$21.00High
10/17/2018Cantor FitzgeraldSet TargetBuy$14.00High
10/5/2018HC WainwrightLower TargetBuy ➝ Buy$24.00 ➝ $21.00Low
10/5/2018Morgan StanleySet TargetHold$10.00High
10/3/2018Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$14.00High
9/20/2018Cantor FitzgeraldInitiated CoverageOverweight ➝ Overweight$14.00High
9/10/2018Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$10.00Medium
8/1/2018Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$18.00 ➝ $9.00High
7/27/2018HC WainwrightSet TargetBuy$24.00High
6/18/2018HC WainwrightBoost TargetBuy$24.00High
6/18/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesLower TargetOverweight$13.00High
6/17/2018Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingHold$10.00High
4/27/2018HC WainwrightReiterated RatingBuy$20.00High
4/24/2018Cantor FitzgeraldSet TargetHold$10.00Low
(Data available from 3/26/2018 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.94 (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).

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Cytokinetics logo
Cytokinetics, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company, which is focused on discovering, developing, and commercializing muscle activators and muscle inhibitors as potential treatments for people with debilitating diseases in which muscle performance is compromised and/or declining. The firm is developing small molecule drug candidates specifically engineered to impact muscle function and contractility. Its clinical-stage drug candidates include omecamtiv mecarbil, a novel cardiac myosin activator, CK-136, a novel cardiac troponin activator, reldesemtiv, a novel fast skeletal muscle troponin activator, aficamten, a novel cardiac myosin inhibitor, and CK-3772271, a novel cardiac myosin inhibitor. The company was founded by Ronald D. Vale, Lawrence S. B. Goldstein, James H. Sabry, and James A. Spudich in 1997 and is headquartered in South San Francisco, CA.
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Today's Range

Now: $33.36
Low: $32.96
High: $33.64

50 Day Range

MA: $41.17
Low: $33.36
High: $45.71

52 Week Range

Now: $33.36
Low: $32.96
High: $55.80


720,685 shs

Average Volume

1,182,978 shs

Market Capitalization

$3.17 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Cytokinetics?

The following equities research analysts have issued research reports on Cytokinetics in the last twelve months: Bank of America Co., Cantor Fitzgerald, HC Wainwright, JMP Securities, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Mizuho, Morgan Stanley, Needham & Company LLC, Oppenheimer Holdings Inc., Piper Sandler, Raymond James,, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., Truist Financial Co., and UBS Group AG.
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What is the current price target for Cytokinetics?

14 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Cytokinetics in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $57.71, suggesting a possible upside of 73.0%. Mizuho has the highest price target set, predicting CYTK will reach $80.00 in the next twelve months. Morgan Stanley has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $15.00 for Cytokinetics in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Cytokinetics?

Cytokinetics currently has 2 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe CYTK will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Cytokinetics.
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How do I contact Cytokinetics' investor relations team?

Cytokinetics' physical mailing address is 280 EAST GRAND AVENUE, SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO CA, 94080. The biopharmaceutical company's listed phone number is (650) 624-3000 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Cytokinetics is Learn More about contacing Cytokinetics investor relations.