NASDAQ:MKSI - MKS Instruments Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $200.50
  • Forecasted Upside: 18.19 %
  • Number of Analysts: 11
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 2 Hold Ratings
  • 9 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for MKSI

Analyst Price Target is $200.50
▲ +18.19% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 11 analysts offering 12 month price targets for MKS Instruments in the last 3 months. The average price target is $200.50, with a high forecast of $285.00 and a low forecast of $120.00. The average price target represents a 18.19% upside from the last price of $169.64.

This chart shows the closing price for MKSI 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 11 polled investment analysts is to buy stock in MKS Instruments. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 6 buy ratings
  • 1 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 7 buy ratings
  • 1 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 7 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 9 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 9 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
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  • 8 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 9 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 9 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings

Latest Recommendations

  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 9 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/28/2021Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$265.00 ➝ $285.00Low
4/28/2021DA DavidsonBoost Price Target$215.00 ➝ $230.00Low
4/28/2021Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$235.00 ➝ $265.00Low
4/27/2021Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingPositive ➝ Buy$225.00 ➝ $250.00Low
1/29/2021CitigroupLower Price Target$200.00 ➝ $180.00Low
1/29/2021KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$175.00 ➝ $207.00High
1/26/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Buy$170.00 ➝ $200.00High
1/25/2021CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$124.00 ➝ $200.00Low
1/22/2021Needham & Company LLCBoost Price TargetBuy$175.00 ➝ $205.00Low
12/11/2020Needham & Company LLCBoost Price TargetBuy$145.00 ➝ $175.00Low
12/11/2020Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$185.00 ➝ $205.00Low
12/11/2020CowenBoost Price TargetOutperform$150.00 ➝ $178.00Low
12/11/2020DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetBuy$150.00 ➝ $175.00Low
12/11/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy$145.00 ➝ $170.00Low
12/11/2020KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$155.00 ➝ $175.00Low
10/29/2020BenchmarkBoost Price TargetBuy$146.00 ➝ $150.00Low
9/11/2020Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageBuyMedium
7/31/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price Target$130.00 ➝ $145.00High
7/31/2020KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$122.00 ➝ $152.00Low
7/29/2020Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$162.00 ➝ $185.00High
7/28/2020Needham & Company LLCBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Buy$125.00 ➝ $135.00Medium
7/21/2020Rosenblatt SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuy$162.00Low
7/1/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy$120.00 ➝ $130.00Medium
6/25/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$120.00Low
6/18/2020DA DavidsonUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$150.00High
6/15/2020Needham & Company LLCInitiated CoverageBuy$125.00Medium
4/30/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$85.00 ➝ $115.00High
4/30/2020DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetNeutral$85.00 ➝ $100.00High
4/2/2020DA DavidsonDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$85.00High
3/27/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetBuy$130.00 ➝ $110.00High
3/23/2020CitigroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$130.00 ➝ $85.00Low
2/2/2020Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$134.00High
1/30/2020BenchmarkBoost Price TargetBuy$120.00 ➝ $130.00High
1/29/2020KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$117.00 ➝ $130.00Medium
1/27/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy$115.00 ➝ $130.00High
10/25/2019DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetBuy$125.00Low
10/25/2019BenchmarkReiterated RatingBuy$120.00Medium
10/25/2019CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy$115.00 ➝ $124.00Medium
10/25/2019CowenBoost Price TargetOutperform$110.00 ➝ $130.00Medium
9/23/2019CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy$102.00 ➝ $115.00Low
5/15/2019Susquehanna BancsharesInitiated CoveragePositive ➝ Positive$123.00Low
4/30/2019CowenReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$115.00 ➝ $120.00High
4/17/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$100.00 ➝ $115.00Low
4/2/2019Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Outperform$100.00 ➝ $128.00Low
3/29/2019BenchmarkBoost Price TargetBuy$98.00 ➝ $111.00High
3/26/2019DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetBuy$105.00Low
2/4/2019CowenReiterated RatingBuyMedium
1/31/2019BenchmarkReiterated RatingBuy$98.00Low
10/26/2018BenchmarkLower Price TargetBuy$100.00Low
10/25/2018KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight$135.00 ➝ $112.00Medium
10/24/2018CowenSet Price TargetBuy$100.00High
10/23/2018Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy$155.00 ➝ $146.00Low
9/25/2018CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$118.00 ➝ $101.00High
7/30/2018CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$122.00 ➝ $118.00Medium
7/26/2018KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$135.00High
7/26/2018BenchmarkReiterated RatingBuy$125.00High
7/26/2018CowenLower Price TargetHold$135.00 ➝ $124.00High
7/13/2018CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy$130.00 ➝ $122.00Low
6/18/2018Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$147.00 ➝ $155.00Low
5/31/2018BenchmarkInitiated CoverageBuy$140.00Medium
5/14/2018CowenInitiated CoverageOutperform$135.00Low
3/22/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy$140.00High
2/4/2018Dougherty & CoReiterated RatingBuyHigh
2/2/2018KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuyMedium
2/1/2018Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$133.00Medium
10/26/2017Dougherty & CoBoost Price TargetBuy$106.00 ➝ $115.00N/A
10/26/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy$104.00 ➝ $116.00N/A
10/24/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$98.00 ➝ $108.00N/A
10/1/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyLow
9/16/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingOutperform$100.00High
7/27/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$90.00 ➝ $98.00Low
7/5/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageBuy$84.00Low
4/28/2017Dougherty & CoReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$86.00 ➝ $100.00Low
4/28/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$71.00 ➝ $81.00Low
1/24/2017Dougherty & CoUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$75.00N/A
11/23/2016Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$54.00 ➝ $64.00N/A
10/12/2016CitigroupInitiated CoverageBuy$59.00N/A
7/29/2016Pacific CrestReiterated RatingBuyN/A
7/28/2016Dougherty & CoDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralN/A
7/11/2016Pacific CrestReiterated RatingBuyN/A
6/23/2016Dougherty & CoBoost Price TargetBuy$46.00 ➝ $50.00N/A
(Data available from 6/23/2016 forward)
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MKS Instruments, Inc. provides instruments, systems, subsystems, and process control solutions that measure, monitor, deliver, analyze, power, and control critical parameters of manufacturing processes worldwide. Its Vacuum & Analysis segment offers pressure and vacuum control solutions, including direct and indirect pressure measurement; materials delivery solutions comprising flow and valve technologies, as well as integrated pressure measurement and control subsystems, which provide customers with precise control capabilities; power delivery products, such as microwave, power delivery systems, radio frequency matching networks, and metrology products used in providing energy to etching, stripping, and deposition processes; and plasma and reactive gas products. The company's Light & Motion segment offers laser-based systems, such as amplifiers, fiber lasers, diode-pumped solid-state lasers, high-energy pulsed lasers, and tunable lasers; and photonics products comprising optical components, lens assemblies, and vibration isolation solutions, as well as instruments and motion products, such as high-precision motion stages and controls, hexapods, photonics instruments for measurement and analysis, and production equipment for test and measurement. Its Equipment & Solutions segment provides laser-based systems for printed circuit board (PCB) manufacturing, including flexible interconnect PCB processing systems and high-density interconnect solutions for rigid PCB manufacturing and substrate processing, as well as passive component multilayer ceramic capacitor testing. The company serves semiconductor, industrial technologies, life and health sciences, research, and defense markets. It markets and sells its products and services through its direct sales organization, independent distributors, and sales representatives, as well as through its websites and product catalogs. MKS Instruments, Inc. was founded in 1961 and is headquartered in Andover, Massachusetts.
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Today's Range

Now: $169.64
Low: $167.36
High: $171.29

50 Day Range

MA: $180.89
Low: $165.96
High: $190.52

52 Week Range

Now: $169.64
Low: $101.78
High: $199.44


349,194 shs

Average Volume

419,179 shs

Market Capitalization

$9.39 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of MKS Instruments?

The following Wall Street analysts have issued research reports on MKS Instruments in the last year: Benchmark Co., Berenberg Bank, Citigroup Inc., Cowen Inc, DA Davidson, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, KeyCorp, Needham & Company LLC, Rosenblatt Securities, Stifel Nicolaus, Wells Fargo & Company, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for MKS Instruments?

10 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for MKS Instruments in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $200.50, suggesting a possible upside of 18.2%. Rosenblatt Securities has the highest price target set, predicting MKSI will reach $285.00 in the next twelve months. Wells Fargo & Company has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $120.00 for MKS Instruments in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for MKS Instruments?

MKS Instruments currently has 2 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe MKSI will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of MKS Instruments.
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How do I contact MKS Instruments' investor relations team?

MKS Instruments' physical mailing address is 2 TECH DRIVE SUITE 201, ANDOVER MA, 01810. The scientific and technical instruments company's listed phone number is 978-645-5500 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for MKS Instruments is