NASDAQ:ICLR - ICON Public Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $254.50
  • Forecasted Upside: -9.58 %
  • Number of Analysts: 11
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 3 Hold Ratings
  • 8 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$281.46
▲ +7.07 (2.58%)

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Analyst Price Target for ICLR

Analyst Price Target is $254.50
▼ -9.58% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 11 analysts offering 12 month price targets for ICON Public in the last 3 months. The average price target is $254.50, with a high forecast of $302.00 and a low forecast of $200.00. The average price target represents a -9.58% upside from the last price of $281.46.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 11 contributing investment analysts is to buy stock in ICON Public. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 8 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
4/1/2020
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  • 8 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
6/30/2020
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  • 7 buy ratings
  • 4 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
9/28/2020
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12/27/2020
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  • 8 buy ratings
  • 4 hold ratings
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3/27/2021
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  • 7 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
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6/25/2021
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  • 8 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
8/24/2021
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  • 8 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
9/23/2021

Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/14/2021Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$276.00 ➝ $302.00High
7/26/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$212.00 ➝ $234.00Low
7/23/2021CitigroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$260.00Medium
7/23/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Overweight$250.00 ➝ $280.00High
7/23/2021Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetOutperform$260.00 ➝ $265.00High
7/20/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$245.00 ➝ $250.00Low
7/14/2021CitigroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$220.00Low
5/3/2021MizuhoBoost Price TargetBuy$217.00 ➝ $242.00Low
4/29/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$240.00 ➝ $245.00Low
4/29/2021Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$256.00 ➝ $267.00Low
4/13/2021Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageNeutralMedium
4/1/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$200.00 ➝ $235.00Medium
3/8/2021BarclaysInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$200.00N/A
3/8/2021Robert W. BairdUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$215.00Low
3/2/2021BarclaysInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$200.00High
3/1/2021UBS GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$207.00 ➝ $232.00Low
2/26/2021TruistUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$280.00High
2/25/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$179.00 ➝ $208.00Medium
10/23/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$170.00 ➝ $179.00Medium
10/23/2020MizuhoBoost Price TargetBuy$195.00 ➝ $217.00Medium
10/22/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$230.00 ➝ $235.00Medium
7/27/2020UBS GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$188.00 ➝ $194.00Low
7/27/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$135.00 ➝ $170.00Low
7/27/2020MizuhoBoost Price TargetBuy$170.00 ➝ $195.00Low
7/24/2020Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralLow
7/24/2020Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$184.00 ➝ $220.00Low
7/23/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$181.00 ➝ $205.00High
4/27/2020SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetHold$131.00 ➝ $157.00Medium
4/24/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHold$169.00 ➝ $135.00Medium
4/23/2020Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$187.00 ➝ $181.00High
4/23/2020BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$170.00 ➝ $180.00High
4/20/2020Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$151.00Low
4/9/2020CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral$185.00 ➝ $160.00Medium
4/3/2020MizuhoLower Price TargetBuy$180.00 ➝ $154.00Low
3/30/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$180.00 ➝ $140.00Low
3/26/2020BarclaysUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$182.00 ➝ $170.00High
3/23/2020Jefferies Financial GroupLower Price TargetBuy$180.00 ➝ $146.00High
3/17/2020SunTrust BanksLower Price TargetHold$182.00 ➝ $131.00Medium
3/2/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageHold$169.00High
2/21/2020UBS GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$174.00 ➝ $182.00Medium
2/20/2020BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$168.00 ➝ $182.00High
2/20/2020MizuhoReiterated RatingBuy$179.00 ➝ $194.00High
1/27/2020SunTrust BanksDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$170.00 ➝ $182.00Medium
1/7/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$180.00Low
1/6/2020CitigroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$185.00Low
10/28/2019Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingBuy$160.00Low
10/25/2019UBS GroupSet Price TargetHold$160.00N/A
10/18/2019UBS GroupLower Price TargetNeutral$171.00 ➝ $158.00Low
8/8/2019KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$157.00 ➝ $165.00Medium
7/26/2019UBS GroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$135.00 ➝ $171.00Low
7/25/2019MizuhoBoost Price TargetBuy$160.00 ➝ $170.00High
6/11/2019MizuhoBoost Price TargetBuy$154.00 ➝ $160.00Low
4/17/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$154.00High
4/2/2019Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageOutperformLow
3/18/2019BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$140.00 ➝ $148.00Low
2/25/2019SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingBuy$161.00Medium
2/21/2019BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$130.00 ➝ $140.00Low
1/25/2019MizuhoUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$146.00 ➝ $150.00Medium
12/14/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeConviction-Buy ➝ Buy$168.00Medium
10/27/2018UBS GroupSet Price TargetSell$136.00Medium
10/26/2018Evercore ISIUpgradeIn-Line ➝ OutperformMedium
10/9/2018UBS GroupInitiated CoverageSell ➝ Sell$145.00Medium
9/11/2018Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$154.00 ➝ $157.00Low
9/11/2018KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$152.00 ➝ $157.00Low
8/6/2018MizuhoSet Price TargetHold$146.00Medium
7/26/2018Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$154.00High
7/26/2018SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetBuy$153.00High
6/19/2018Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$131.00 ➝ $144.00Medium
6/18/2018KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$130.00 ➝ $152.00Low
6/1/2018Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$150.00Medium
2/16/2018Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeBuy$131.00Low
2/15/2018MizuhoReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$109.00 ➝ $114.00Low
1/24/2018MizuhoSet Price TargetHold$109.00Low
1/22/2018SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingBuy$133.00Low
1/18/2018Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Outperform$126.00High
1/11/2018KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$130.00Medium
11/13/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingOverweight$115.00 ➝ $125.00N/A
10/29/2017SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingReduce ➝ Buy$138.00N/A
10/27/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$108.00 ➝ $120.00N/A
10/16/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform$105.00 ➝ $120.00N/A
10/12/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$123.00N/A
10/9/2017Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$122.00 ➝ $132.00N/A
9/12/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$122.00Low
9/11/2017Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$128.00Low
7/31/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingOverweightMedium
7/31/2017SunTrust BanksUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$93.00 ➝ $126.00Medium
7/30/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuyMedium
7/28/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingBuyLow
7/27/2017MizuhoBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$104.00 ➝ $108.00Low
7/7/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeBuy ➝ Conviction-Buy$117.00High
6/29/2017Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$86.00 ➝ $117.00Medium
6/9/2017Robert W. BairdLower Price TargetOutperform$107.00 ➝ $97.00Low
6/6/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform$91.00 ➝ $102.00Low
5/11/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHoldLow
4/28/2017Evercore ISIBoost Price TargetOutperform$91.50 ➝ $92.00Low
3/23/2017MizuhoInitiated CoverageNeutral$66.00Low
1/24/2017Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetHold$84.00 ➝ $86.00N/A
1/6/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$87.50 ➝ $84.00N/A
12/16/2016The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$86.00 ➝ $90.00N/A
12/16/2016SunTrust BanksDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$95.00 ➝ $80.00N/A
10/24/2016Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$80.00 ➝ $87.50N/A
10/20/2016Avondale PartnersUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Market PerformN/A
10/14/2016Evercore ISIUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$81.50 ➝ $89.00N/A
(Data available from 9/24/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.11 (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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2/26/2021
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3/28/2021
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9/24/2021

Current Sentiment

  • 1 very positive mentions
  • 11 positive mentions
  • 1 negative mentions
  • 2 very negative mentions
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ICON plc operates as a clinical research organization, which engages in the provision of outsourced development services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device industries. It specializes in the strategic development, management and analysis of programs that support clinical development. The company was founded by John Climax and Ronan Lambe in June 1990 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.
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Today's Range

Now: $281.46
Low: $273.55
High: $284.20

50 Day Range

MA: $246.85
Low: $209.50
High: $281.46

52 Week Range

Now: $281.46
Low: $168.76
High: $284.20

Volume

693,456 shs

Average Volume

694,115 shs

Market Capitalization

$14.88 billion

P/E Ratio

41.27

Dividend Yield

N/A

Beta

0.84

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of ICON Public?

The following Wall Street research analysts have issued reports on ICON Public in the last year: Bank of America Co., Barclays PLC, Citigroup Inc., Credit Suisse Group AG, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, Jefferies Financial Group Inc., Mizuho, Robert W. Baird, Truist, UBS Group AG, Wells Fargo & Company, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for ICON Public?

10 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for ICON Public in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $254.50, suggesting a possible downside of 9.6%. Jefferies Financial Group Inc. has the highest price target set, predicting ICLR will reach $302.00 in the next twelve months. Barclays PLC has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $200.00 for ICON Public in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for ICON Public?

ICON Public currently has 3 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe ICLR will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of ICON Public.
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How do I contact ICON Public's investor relations team?

ICON Public's physical mailing address is SOUTH COUNTY BUSINESS PARK LEOPARDSTOWN, DUBLIN L2, 00000. The medical research company's listed phone number is (531) 291-2000. The official website for ICON Public is www.iconplc.com.