NASDAQ:LAUR - Laureate Education Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $20.20
  • Forecasted Upside: 87.04 %
  • Number of Analysts: 2
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 0 Hold Ratings
  • 2 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$10.80
▼ -0.28 (-2.53%)

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Analyst Price Target for LAUR

Analyst Price Target is $20.20
▲ +87.04% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 2 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Laureate Education in the last 3 months. The average price target is $20.20, with a high forecast of $20.40 and a low forecast of $20.00. The average price target represents a 87.04% upside from the last price of $10.80.

This chart shows the closing price for LAUR 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 2 contributing investment analysts is to buy stock in Laureate Education. This rating has held steady since August 2021, when it changed from a Hold consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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6/4/2020
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9/2/2020
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12/1/2020
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3/1/2021
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5/30/2021
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8/28/2021
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10/27/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 2 buy ratings
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11/26/2021

Latest Recommendations

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  • 2 buy ratings
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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/15/2021BMO Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageOutperform$20.00High
9/10/2021Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageOverweight$20.40High
9/15/2020BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$11.00 ➝ $14.00High
8/6/2020Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$15.00Low
8/3/2020Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$17.50Medium
6/24/2020Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$13.00High
5/11/2020BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetPositive ➝ Outperform$21.00 ➝ $16.00High
5/7/2020Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$15.00High
5/5/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweight$25.00 ➝ $16.00Low
5/4/2020Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy$27.00 ➝ $17.50Medium
4/23/2020Barrington ResearchLower Price TargetBuy$25.00 ➝ $15.00Medium
4/19/2020Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal WeightHigh
4/8/2020Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$13.50High
2/25/2020Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$22.00Low
1/29/2020Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$22.00 ➝ $28.00High
1/28/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy$22.00 ➝ $25.00High
9/12/2019Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$22.00Low
8/30/2019Stifel NicolausSet Price TargetBuy$22.00Medium
8/28/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$22.00 ➝ $25.00High
8/28/2019CitigroupReiterated RatingBuy$19.00 ➝ $22.00High
8/9/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$18.00 ➝ $20.00Low
8/9/2019Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$20.00 ➝ $22.00High
12/12/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingBuy$19.00High
11/12/2018Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$20.00Low
8/15/2018CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$19.00 ➝ $20.00Low
8/10/2018Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$20.00Low
8/10/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$17.00High
7/11/2018CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$20.50 ➝ $19.00Low
5/23/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$18.00 ➝ $18.50Medium
5/14/2018Barrington ResearchBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$18.00 ➝ $20.00Medium
5/8/2018CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$20.00Low
4/27/2018Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$18.00Medium
2/1/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuy$19.00Low
1/17/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$18.00High
1/17/2018Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$18.00High
11/20/2017BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$17.00 ➝ $15.00N/A
11/16/2017Morgan StanleySet Price TargetBuy$18.00N/A
11/10/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuy$16.50N/A
11/9/2017BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperform$18.00 ➝ $17.00N/A
11/9/2017Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$20.00 ➝ $19.00N/A
11/9/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$21.00 ➝ $18.00N/A
8/29/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuy$17.00Low
7/21/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuy$19.00Low
7/7/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$20.00 ➝ $21.00Low
3/20/2017William BlairInitiated CoverageMarket PerformMedium
3/8/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoveragePositive ➝ Overweight$15.50Low
3/6/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$15.10N/A
3/3/2017CitigroupInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$16.70N/A
2/27/2017Barrington ResearchInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Outperform$18.00N/A
2/27/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesInitiated CoverageOverweight ➝ Overweight$19.00N/A
2/27/2017BMO Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageOutperform$17.00N/A
2/27/2017MacquarieInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Outperform$17.00N/A
2/27/2017Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$17.00N/A
2/27/2017Robert W. BairdInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Outperform$16.00N/A
2/27/2017Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Outperform$19.00N/A
2/27/2017Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageOverweight ➝ Overweight$18.00 ➝ $18.00N/A
2/27/2017BarclaysInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$17.00N/A
(Data available from 11/27/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.40 (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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5/1/2021
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5/31/2021
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6/30/2021
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7/30/2021
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8/29/2021
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9/28/2021
  • 4 very positive mentions
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10/28/2021
  • 8 very positive mentions
  • 13 positive mentions
  • 3 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions
11/27/2021

Current Sentiment

  • 8 very positive mentions
  • 13 positive mentions
  • 3 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions

Recent Stories by Sentiment

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Laureate Education, Inc. engages in the provision of higher educational services to undergraduate and graduate degree programs. It operates through the following segments: Brazil, Mexico, Rest of the World, Andean, and Online & Partnerships. The Brazil, Mexico, and Rest of the World segments include public and private higher education institutions. The Andean segment includes institutions in Chile and Peru. The Online & Partnerships segment consists of online institutions that offer profession-oriented degree programs through Walden University, University of Liverpool, and University of Roehampton. The company was founded by Douglas L. Becker in 1989 and is headquartered in Baltimore, MD.
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Today's Range

Now: $10.80
Low: $10.55
High: $10.90

50 Day Range

MA: $14.79
Low: $9.62
High: $18.17

52 Week Range

Now: $10.80
Low: $9.41
High: $19.02

Volume

746,652 shs

Average Volume

954,485 shs

Market Capitalization

$1.96 billion

P/E Ratio

3.88

Dividend Yield

N/A

Beta

0.74

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Laureate Education?

The following Wall Street sell-side analysts have issued reports on Laureate Education in the last year: BMO Capital Markets, Morgan Stanley, TheStreet, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for Laureate Education?

2 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Laureate Education in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $20.20, suggesting a possible upside of 87.0%. Morgan Stanley has the highest price target set, predicting LAUR will reach $20.40 in the next twelve months. BMO Capital Markets has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $20.00 for Laureate Education in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Laureate Education?

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

Laureate Education's physical mailing address is 650 S. Exeter Street, Baltimore MD, 21202. The company's listed phone number is (410) 843-6100 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Laureate Education is www.laureate.net.