NASDAQ:GLPG - Galapagos Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $125.78
  • Forecasted Upside: 109.95 %
  • Number of Analysts: 17
  • Breakdown:
  • 2 Sell Ratings
  • 10 Hold Ratings
  • 5 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for GLPG

Analyst Price Target is $125.78
▲ +109.95% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 17 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Galapagos in the last 3 months. The average price target is $125.78, with a high forecast of $170.00 and a low forecast of $65.80. The average price target represents a 109.95% upside from the last price of $59.91.

This chart shows the closing price for GLPG 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 17 investment analysts is to hold stock in Galapagos. This Hold consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 5 buy ratings
  • 10 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
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  • 4 buy ratings
  • 10 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
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  • 4 buy ratings
  • 10 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
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  • 10 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
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  • 10 hold ratings
  • 2 sell ratings

Latest Recommendations

  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 5 buy ratings
  • 10 hold ratings
  • 2 sell ratings

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/15/2021Raymond JamesSet Price TargetBuy$65.80High
6/7/2021BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightLow
5/11/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralLow
5/10/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$117.00 ➝ $118.00High
4/20/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageBuyLow
4/14/2021BarclaysUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ OverweightLow
4/12/2021UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutralMedium
3/11/2021Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight$129.00 ➝ $117.00Low
3/2/2021BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual WeightLow
2/25/2021Raymond JamesUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$100.00Low
2/23/2021Bank of AmericaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Neutral$93.00 ➝ $94.00Low
2/19/2021Raymond JamesUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformLow
2/11/2021UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutralLow
2/11/2021CitigroupDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralLow
2/10/2021Maxim GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
1/19/2021BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$85.50 ➝ $125.00Low
1/19/2021Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ OverweightMedium
12/17/2020Maxim GroupLower Price Target$140.00 ➝ $170.00High
12/17/2020Smith Barney CitigroupReiterated RatingBuyHigh
12/17/2020Bryan, Garnier & CoDowngradeBuy ➝ SellHigh
11/23/2020UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutralLow
11/19/2020Maxim GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$170.00Low
11/12/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutral$152.00 ➝ $142.00Medium
10/21/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ SellLow
10/16/2020UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutralLow
10/16/2020Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform$135.00 ➝ $131.00High
10/13/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual WeightLow
10/13/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$158.00 ➝ $159.00Low
10/8/2020UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutralLow
9/25/2020Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHoldLow
9/24/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralMedium
9/11/2020Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHoldLow
8/25/2020Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
8/24/2020HC WainwrightDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$270.00 ➝ $123.00Low
8/21/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$221.00 ➝ $158.00Low
8/21/2020Bank of AmericaLower Price TargetUnderperform$148.00 ➝ $134.00Low
8/19/2020CitigroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyHigh
8/19/2020Cantor FitzgeraldLower Price TargetNeutral$192.00 ➝ $134.00High
8/19/2020BarclaysDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal WeightHigh
8/18/2020Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$155.00High
8/11/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightMedium
8/10/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$224.00 ➝ $221.00Low
8/7/2020Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$187.00High
7/24/2020HC WainwrightReiterated RatingBuy$270.00Low
7/15/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$226.00 ➝ $224.00Low
7/10/2020Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$298.00 ➝ $193.00High
5/21/2020NomuraReiterated RatingBuy$290.00Medium
5/21/2020HC WainwrightLower Price TargetBuy$302.00 ➝ $270.00High
5/18/2020UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutralMedium
5/15/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightLow
4/15/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$220.00 ➝ $226.00Low
4/13/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$155.00Low
3/30/2020Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$232.00Low
3/18/2020Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Sector Perform$175.00 ➝ $157.00Low
3/2/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutral$205.00 ➝ $200.00High
2/26/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$215.00 ➝ $220.00Low
2/26/2020Nomura SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$209.00 ➝ $290.00Low
2/25/2020Cantor FitzgeraldDowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$187.00 ➝ $192.00High
2/24/2020HC WainwrightReiterated RatingBuy$205.00 ➝ $302.00High
2/24/2020CitigroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Underperform$213.00High
2/24/2020Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$188.00 ➝ $298.00High
2/24/2020Bank of AmericaDowngradeNeutral ➝ Underperform$213.00High
2/20/2020Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeSector Perform ➝ Underperform$175.00High
1/5/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$205.00N/A
12/20/2019UBS GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralLow
12/18/2019CitigroupDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralLow
12/17/2019Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal$193.00 ➝ $215.00Low
12/13/2019Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$174.00 ➝ $169.00Medium
12/2/2019Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageNeutral$199.00Low
11/15/2019Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$152.00 ➝ $158.00Low
10/29/2019Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight$193.00Low
9/9/2019Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageOverweight$200.00Medium
7/31/2019UBS GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyLow
7/29/2019Nomura SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$140.00 ➝ $209.00Medium
7/29/2019Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price Target$171.00Low
7/29/2019Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
7/26/2019CowenReiterated RatingBuyLow
7/15/2019Raymond JamesDowngradeStrong-Buy ➝ Market PerformLow
7/15/2019Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$121.00 ➝ $188.00High
7/15/2019HC WainwrightBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$150.00 ➝ $205.00High
7/10/2019Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformLow
7/2/2019HC WainwrightSet Price TargetBuy$150.00Low
6/12/2019HC WainwrightReiterated RatingBuy$150.00Low
5/23/2019HC WainwrightSet Price TargetBuy$150.00Low
5/2/2019Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$130.00Low
4/29/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$138.00 ➝ $139.00Low
4/26/2019Cantor FitzgeraldSet Price TargetBuy$130.00Low
3/29/2019HC WainwrightBoost Price TargetPositive$150.00Low
3/28/2019HC WainwrightInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$136.00 ➝ $136.00Low
3/26/2019Cantor FitzgeraldSet Price TargetBuy$130.00Medium
2/22/2019CowenReiterated RatingBuyLow
2/22/2019SVB LeerinkInitiated CoverageOutperform$140.00Low
12/19/2018Cantor FitzgeraldInitiated CoverageOverweight ➝ Overweight$130.00Medium
12/13/2018Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ OutperformHigh
11/14/2018Raymond JamesInitiated CoverageStrong-Buy ➝ Strong-Buy$157.00Low
11/5/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$127.00 ➝ $131.00Low
10/30/2018Nomura SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$124.00 ➝ $140.00Low
10/26/2018Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Hold$92.00 ➝ $90.00Low
9/12/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageOverweight ➝ Overweight$140.00High
9/12/2018Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$109.00 ➝ $111.00High
8/17/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingNeutralLow
8/9/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralMedium
8/7/2018Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetNeutral ➝ Hold$85.00 ➝ $92.00Low
8/6/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$126.00 ➝ $127.00Low
7/13/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$125.00 ➝ $126.00Low
6/29/2018Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform$94.00High
6/29/2018Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$120.00 ➝ $109.00High
5/31/2018CowenReiterated RatingBuyLow
4/29/2018BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$118.00Low
2/8/2018BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$118.00High
11/20/2017BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$118.00N/A
10/29/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$120.00N/A
10/6/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweight$92.00 ➝ $123.00N/A
9/15/2017Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$101.00 ➝ $120.00Low
9/14/2017Royal Bank of CanadaInitiated CoverageSector Perform$98.00Medium
8/11/2017Nomura SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$108.00 ➝ $124.00Low
8/11/2017Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$83.00 ➝ $101.00Medium
8/10/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweight$92.00Medium
8/10/2017CowenReiterated RatingBuyMedium
7/26/2017BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$98.00Medium
7/20/2017BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$98.00High
7/7/2017Janney Montgomery ScottUpgradeSell ➝ NeutralLow
6/22/2017Nomura InstinetReiterated RatingBuy$121.00 ➝ $108.00Low
6/22/2017Nomura SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuy$108.00 ➝ $121.00Low
6/21/2017CowenReiterated RatingBuyLow
6/20/2017BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$98.00High
5/1/2017Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetHold$65.00 ➝ $83.00Low
4/24/2017Janney Montgomery ScottDowngradeBuy ➝ SellHigh
3/1/2017Nomura InstinetInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$87.00N/A
3/1/2017Nomura SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuyN/A
1/5/2017Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageHold$65.00N/A
12/23/2016CowenReiterated RatingBuyN/A
10/30/2016CowenReiterated RatingBuyN/A
10/18/2016The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyN/A
8/30/2016Janney Montgomery ScottInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$64.00N/A
(Data available from 7/25/2016 forward)
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Galapagos NV is a biotechnology company, which engages in the identification and development of small molecule and antibody therapies. It operates through the Research & Development and Fee-for-Services segment. The company was founded by Onno van de Stolpe, Rudi Pauwels, and Helmuth van Es on June 30, 1999 and is headquartered in Mechelen, Belgium.
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Today's Range

Now: $59.91
Low: $59.60
High: $60.27

50 Day Range

MA: $71.05
Low: $57.23
High: $80.67

52 Week Range

Now: $59.91
Low: $56.79
High: $197.42


173,297 shs

Average Volume

421,764 shs

Market Capitalization

$3.93 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Galapagos?

The following sell-side analysts have issued stock ratings on Galapagos in the last twelve months: Bank of America Co., Barclays PLC, Bryan, Garnier & Co, Cantor Fitzgerald, Citigroup Inc., Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, HC Wainwright, Jefferies Financial Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Maxim Group, Morgan Stanley, Raymond James, Royal Bank of Canada, Smith Barney Citigroup, Stifel Nicolaus, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., TheStreet, UBS Group AG, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for Galapagos?

10 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Galapagos in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $125.78, suggesting a possible upside of 109.9%. Maxim Group has the highest price target set, predicting GLPG will reach $170.00 in the next twelve months. Raymond James has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $65.80 for Galapagos in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Galapagos?

Galapagos currently has 2 sell ratings, 10 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 GLPG, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact Galapagos' investor relations team?

Galapagos' physical mailing address is GEN DE WITTELAAN L11 A3, MECHELEN C9, 2800. The biotechnology company's listed phone number is (321) 534-2900 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Galapagos is