Editas Medicine - EDIT Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $16.73
  • Forecasted Upside: 49.81%
  • Number of Analysts: 15
  • Breakdown:
  • 2 Sell Ratings
  • 8 Hold Ratings
  • 5 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$11.17
▲ +0.05 (0.45%)

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Analyst Price Target for EDIT

Analyst Price Target is $16.73
▲ +49.81% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 15 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Editas Medicine in the last 3 months. The average price target is $16.73, with a high forecast of $36.00 and a low forecast of $7.00. The average price target represents a 49.81% upside from the last price of $11.17.

This chart shows the closing price for EDIT 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 15 contributing investment analysts is to hold stock in Editas Medicine. This Hold consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 0 strong buy ratings
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  • 3 sell ratings
8/16/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
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  • 8 hold ratings
  • 3 sell ratings
11/14/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 3 buy ratings
  • 7 hold ratings
  • 3 sell ratings
2/12/2022
  • 0 strong buy ratings
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  • 1 sell ratings
5/13/2022
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 2 buy ratings
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  • 2 sell ratings
8/11/2022
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 2 buy ratings
  • 6 hold ratings
  • 2 sell ratings
11/9/2022
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 4 buy ratings
  • 8 hold ratings
  • 2 sell ratings
1/8/2023
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 5 buy ratings
  • 8 hold ratings
  • 2 sell ratings
2/7/2023

Latest Recommendations

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  • 2 sell ratings

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
1/31/2023Cantor FitzgeraldInitiated CoverageOverweight$15.00Low
1/24/2023Morgan StanleyLower TargetUnderweight$8.00 ➝ $7.00Low
1/23/2023SVB LeerinkBoost TargetMarket Perform$6.00 ➝ $7.00Low
1/10/2023SVB LeerinkLower TargetMarket Perform$7.00 ➝ $6.00Low
1/4/2023Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetOverweight$50.00 ➝ $36.00Low
12/13/2022CitigroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$11.00Low
12/6/2022Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutral$13.00Low
11/21/2022Evercore ISILower Target$8.00Low
11/18/2022Bank of AmericaLower TargetNeutral$18.00 ➝ $15.00Low
11/18/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetUnderweight$10.00 ➝ $8.00Low
11/18/2022Royal Bank of CanadaLower TargetSector Perform$32.00 ➝ $14.00Low
11/18/2022Truist FinancialLower TargetBuy$80.00 ➝ $35.00Low
11/18/2022Robert W. BairdLower TargetOutperform$25.00 ➝ $18.00Low
11/17/2022Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$25.00 ➝ $13.00Low
11/17/2022Chardan CapitalLower TargetBuy$43.00 ➝ $35.00Low
11/17/2022OppenheimerDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$28.00 ➝ $12.00Low
11/17/2022SVB LeerinkLower TargetMarket Perform$14.00 ➝ $7.00Low
11/8/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetUnderweight$15.00 ➝ $10.00Low
11/3/2022Royal Bank of CanadaLower TargetSector Perform$40.00 ➝ $32.00Low
11/3/2022Robert W. BairdLower TargetOutperform$30.00 ➝ $25.00Low
11/3/2022SVB LeerinkLower TargetMarket Perform$14.00 ➝ $12.00Low
11/2/2022Chardan CapitalLower TargetBuy$60.00 ➝ $43.00Low
9/29/2022Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageNeutral$18.00Low
8/4/2022BarclaysBoost TargetEqual Weight$16.00 ➝ $17.00Low
5/24/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupLower TargetSell$10.00 ➝ $8.00Medium
5/5/2022OppenheimerLower Target$55.00 ➝ $28.00High
4/18/2022Robert W. BairdLower Target$44.00 ➝ $33.00High
4/12/2022Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweight$16.00 ➝ $17.00Medium
2/25/2022BarclaysLower Target$39.00 ➝ $18.00High
2/25/2022Chardan CapitalLower TargetBuy$75.00 ➝ $60.00High
2/25/2022OppenheimerLower TargetOutperform$80.00 ➝ $55.00High
2/25/2022SVB LeerinkLower TargetMarket Perform$41.00 ➝ $27.00High
2/11/2022Evercore ISIDowngradeHold$15.00High
1/6/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetUnderweight$37.00 ➝ $24.00Low
10/20/2021Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuyMedium
10/19/2021SVB LeerinkInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$41.00Medium
9/30/2021Chardan CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$75.00Medium
9/30/2021Stifel NicolausLower TargetHold$65.00 ➝ $46.00High
9/23/2021Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageHold$65.00High
9/9/2021OppenheimerUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$42.00 ➝ $80.00Medium
8/9/2021Truist FinancialUpgradeBuy$80.00Low
8/5/2021Evercore ISIUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Outperform$20.00 ➝ $60.00High
7/7/2021Chardan CapitalReiterated RatingBuyMedium
5/10/2021Morgan StanleyLower TargetUnderweight$40.00 ➝ $37.00High
5/3/2021Royal Bank of CanadaInitiated CoverageSector Perform$40.00High
4/16/2021The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageSell$20.00High
3/22/2021Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$58.00High
3/8/2021BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$46.00Medium
3/2/2021Morgan StanleyLower TargetUnderweight$45.00 ➝ $40.00Medium
3/1/2021BarclaysDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$46.00Low
2/28/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingSell$30.00Low
2/26/2021Truist FinancialDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$45.00Low
2/25/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeNeutral ➝ Underweight$30.00Medium
2/10/2021Chardan CapitalBoost TargetBuy$55.00 ➝ $77.00Low
1/20/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingHoldLow
1/19/2021Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ Underweight$64.00 ➝ $45.00Low
1/13/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetOverweight$69.00 ➝ $86.00Medium
1/7/2021Raymond JamesDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformN/A
12/16/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$30.00 ➝ $64.00Low
12/10/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$28.00 ➝ $69.00High
11/11/2020Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$31.00 ➝ $30.00High
11/6/2020Raymond JamesLower TargetOutperform$65.00 ➝ $60.00Medium
11/2/2020Robert W. BairdInitiated CoverageUnderperform$14.00High
10/13/2020Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$32.00 ➝ $31.00Medium
8/10/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$27.00 ➝ $32.00Low
8/7/2020Raymond JamesBoost TargetOutperform$46.00 ➝ $65.00High
6/18/2020SunTrust BanksInitiated CoverageBuy$45.00High
6/15/2020OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldHigh
6/12/2020Chardan CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$55.00High
5/11/2020Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$30.00 ➝ $27.00High
5/7/2020OppenheimerInitiated CoverageHoldMedium
3/4/2020Chardan CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$55.00High
2/27/2020Raymond JamesLower TargetOutperform$44.00 ➝ $41.00High
2/27/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingHoldHigh
2/21/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$28.00High
12/10/2019Chardan CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$55.00Low
8/9/2019Morgan StanleySet TargetHold$29.00High
7/25/2019Chardan CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$55.00Medium
6/16/2019Chardan CapitalSet TargetBuy$55.00Medium
5/8/2019OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldMedium
4/11/2019Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageOutperformMedium
2/7/2019BTIG ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$30.00Low
1/22/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingHoldHigh
1/22/2019CowenReiterated RatingBuyMedium
1/22/2019Chardan CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$55.00High
1/10/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingHoldLow
12/31/2018SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingBuyHigh
10/9/2018GuggenheimInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ NeutralHigh
9/21/2018Raymond JamesInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Outperform$40.00High
8/6/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Set TargetHold$36.00High
5/15/2018Chardan CapitalLower TargetBuy$72.50 ➝ $55.00Low
3/14/2018Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$28.00 ➝ $43.00Low
3/7/2018BarclaysBoost TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$28.00 ➝ $46.00Medium
3/7/2018JMP SecuritiesBoost TargetOutperform$40.00 ➝ $67.00High
2/13/2018CLSAInitiated CoverageUnderperform ➝ UnderperformLow
(Data available from 2/7/2018 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.42 (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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7/12/2022
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  • 1 negative mentions
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8/11/2022
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9/10/2022
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10/10/2022
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11/9/2022
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12/9/2022
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1/8/2023
  • 7 very positive mentions
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  • 6 negative mentions
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2/7/2023

Current Sentiment

  • 7 very positive mentions
  • 12 positive mentions
  • 6 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions

Recent Stories by Sentiment

Very Negative

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Editas Medicine, Inc. engages in the development and commercialization of genome editing technology. Its technology includes clustered, regularly interspaced short palindromic repeats (CRISPR), and CRISPR associated protein 9 (Cas9). The company was founded by Feng Zhang, Jennifer A. Doudna, George McDonald Church, J. Keith Joung and David R. Liu in September 2013 and is headquartered in Cambridge, MA.
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Today's Range

Now: $11.17
Low: $10.82
High: $11.23

50 Day Range

MA: $9.29
Low: $7.81
High: $11.53

52 Week Range

Now: $11.17
Low: $7.70
High: $21.59

Volume

749,720 shs

Average Volume

2,027,397 shs

Market Capitalization

$768.05 million

P/E Ratio

N/A

Dividend Yield

N/A

Beta

1.87

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Editas Medicine?

The following Wall Street analysts have issued reports on Editas Medicine in the last year: Bank of America Co., Barclays PLC, Cantor Fitzgerald, Chardan Capital, Citigroup Inc., Credit Suisse Group AG, Evercore ISI, Morgan Stanley, Oppenheimer Holdings Inc., Robert W. Baird, Royal Bank of Canada, StockNews.com, SVB Leerink LLC, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., Truist Financial Co., and Wells Fargo & Company.
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What is the current price target for Editas Medicine?

15 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Editas Medicine in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $16.73, suggesting a possible upside of 50.5%. Wells Fargo & Company has the highest price target set, predicting EDIT will reach $36.00 in the next twelve months. Morgan Stanley has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $7.00 for Editas Medicine in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Editas Medicine?

Editas Medicine currently has 2 sell ratings, 8 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings 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 EDIT, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact Editas Medicine's investor relations team?

Editas Medicine's physical mailing address is 11 Hurley Street, Cambridge MA, 02141. The company's listed phone number is (617) 401-9000 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Editas Medicine is www.editasmedicine.com. Learn More about contacing Editas Medicine investor relations.