NASDAQ:HWC - Hancock Whitney Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $37.25
  • Forecasted Upside: -14.70 %
  • Number of Analysts: 4
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 0 Hold Ratings
  • 3 Buy Ratings
  • 1 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for HWC

Analyst Price Target is $37.25
▼ -14.70% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 4 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Hancock Whitney in the last 3 months. The average price target is $37.25, with a high forecast of $54.00 and a low forecast of $23.00. The average price target represents a -14.70% upside from the last price of $43.67.

This chart shows the closing price for HWC 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 4 polled investment analysts is to buy stock in Hancock Whitney. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 1 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 2 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 2 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 3 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 4 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
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  • 1 hold ratings
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  • 3 buy ratings
  • 0 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 3 buy ratings
  • 0 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings

Latest Recommendations

  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 3 buy ratings
  • 0 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/21/2021Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetStrong-Buy$52.00 ➝ $54.00High
4/21/2021Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetStrong-Buy$51.00 ➝ $52.00High
4/13/2021Raymond JamesUpgradeOutperform ➝ Strong-BuyN/A
4/7/2021Raymond JamesUpgradeOutperform ➝ Strong-Buy$51.00Low
3/17/2021Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetOutperform$46.00 ➝ $51.00High
1/21/2021Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetOutperform$28.00 ➝ $46.00High
1/7/2021Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$23.00 ➝ $42.00N/A
10/21/2020Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetOutperform$25.00 ➝ $28.00High
10/8/2020Bank of AmericaUpgradeBuy$30.00Low
9/15/2020DA DavidsonUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$22.00 ➝ $23.00High
9/9/2020Raymond JamesReiterated RatingBuyMedium
7/20/2020Raymond JamesLower Price TargetOutperform$27.00 ➝ $25.00High
6/18/2020Piper SandlerBoost Price TargetOverweight$26.00 ➝ $27.00Low
6/18/2020SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetHold$26.00 ➝ $27.00Low
6/17/2020Raymond JamesUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$27.00High
5/5/2020SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetHold$23.00 ➝ $26.00High
5/1/2020DA DavidsonDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralHigh
4/1/2020Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformLow
3/9/2020Raymond JamesDowngradeStrong-Buy ➝ Market PerformHigh
2/27/2020DA DavidsonInitiated CoverageBuyHigh
1/2/2020SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetHold$42.00 ➝ $47.00Medium
12/13/2019Raymond JamesUpgradeOutperform ➝ Strong-Buy$44.00 ➝ $50.00Medium
10/21/2019StephensSet Price TargetHold$41.00N/A
9/13/2019SunTrust BanksSet Price TargetHold$44.00 ➝ $42.00Low
7/17/2019Raymond JamesReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Reduce$45.00 ➝ $48.00Low
7/17/2019StephensReiterated RatingHold$42.00High
7/11/2019Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralMedium
7/9/2019StephensDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal$42.00Low
4/17/2019StephensSet Price TargetBuy$50.00High
1/18/2019Hovde GroupReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$45.00 ➝ $48.00Low
1/17/2019FIG PartnersUpgradeMarket-Perform ➝ OutperformN/A
1/17/2019StephensReiterated RatingBuy$52.00Low
1/7/2019Raymond JamesDowngradeStrong-Buy ➝ OutperformHigh
12/6/2018FIG PartnersUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformMedium
10/18/2018Raymond JamesLower Price TargetStrong-Buy ➝ Strong-Buy$60.00 ➝ $55.00Medium
10/17/2018StephensSet Price TargetBuy$59.00Medium
7/27/2018StephensReiterated RatingBuy$59.00N/A
7/19/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesSet Price TargetBuy$59.00Low
7/19/2018StephensUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$54.00 ➝ $59.00Low
7/18/2018StephensReiterated RatingHold$54.00High
(Data available from 7/28/2016 forward)
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Hancock Whitney Corp. operates as a bank holding company, which engages in the provision of financial services. It also offers trust and investment management services to retirement plans, corporations, individuals, brokerage services, annuity products, life insurance, general insurance and agency services, including life, title insurance and consumer financing service. The company was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in Gulfport, MS.
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Today's Range

Now: $43.67
Low: $42.61
High: $44.30

50 Day Range

MA: $45.96
Low: $40.33
High: $49.69

52 Week Range

Now: $43.67
Low: $17.42
High: $50.69


316,469 shs

Average Volume

434,134 shs

Market Capitalization

$3.79 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Hancock Whitney?

The following sell-side analysts have issued research reports on Hancock Whitney in the last twelve months: Bank of America Co., DA Davidson, Jefferies Financial Group Inc., Raymond James, TheStreet, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for Hancock Whitney?

4 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Hancock Whitney in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $37.25, suggesting a possible downside of 14.7%. Raymond James has the highest price target set, predicting HWC will reach $54.00 in the next twelve months. DA Davidson has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $23.00 for Hancock Whitney in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Hancock Whitney?

Hancock Whitney currently has 3 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe HWC will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Hancock Whitney.
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How do I contact Hancock Whitney's investor relations team?

Hancock Whitney's physical mailing address is Hancock Whitney Plaza 2510 14th Street, GULFPORT MS, 39501. The company's listed phone number is (228) 868-4000 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Hancock Whitney is