NASDAQ:NDSN - Nordson Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $241.67
  • Forecasted Upside: 12.27 %
  • Number of Analysts: 5
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 3 Hold Ratings
  • 2 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for NDSN

Average Price Target: $241.67
▲ +12.27% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 5 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Nordson in the last 3 months. The average price target is $241.67, with a high forecast of $250.00 and a low forecast of $230.00. The average price target represents a 12.27% upside from the last price of $215.26.


The current consensus among 5 polled investment analysts is to hold stock in Nordson. This rating changed within the last month from a Buy consensus rating.

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/26/2021DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetBuy$235.00 ➝ $250.00High
5/26/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$220.00 ➝ $230.00Low
5/26/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Overweight$230.00 ➝ $245.00Low
5/25/2021Seaport Res PtnReiterated RatingNeutralN/A
3/31/2021DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetBuy$225.00 ➝ $235.00Medium
3/31/2021Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$220.00High
2/24/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Overweight$220.00 ➝ $230.00High
12/17/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$215.00 ➝ $220.00Medium
8/19/2020OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldHigh
6/8/2020DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Buy$200.00 ➝ $231.00Low
6/5/2020Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageBuyHigh
5/26/2020DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetBuy$185.00 ➝ $200.00Medium
5/22/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$160.00 ➝ $210.00Low
5/22/2020Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetOutperform$171.00 ➝ $200.00Low
4/17/2020Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$170.00High
3/16/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$160.00 ➝ $145.00High
2/21/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$150.00 ➝ $160.00Medium
2/19/2020OppenheimerInitiated CoverageHoldMedium
1/30/2020Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$188.00High
1/27/2020DA DavidsonUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$200.00Medium
12/17/2019DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetNeutral$125.00 ➝ $145.00Low
12/13/2019OppenheimerDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$155.00Medium
12/13/2019Robert W. BairdUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$149.00 ➝ $188.00Medium
10/18/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$125.00 ➝ $135.00Low
8/23/2019Longbow ResearchSet Price TargetBuy$160.00Low
8/21/2019DA DavidsonLower Price TargetNeutral$130.00 ➝ $125.00High
4/23/2019OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform$150.00 ➝ $155.00Low
1/8/2019CIBCUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$140.00Medium
1/8/2019OppenheimerUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$140.00Low
12/18/2018GabelliReiterated RatingHoldLow
12/14/2018Wells Fargo & CompanySet Price TargetHold$130.00Low
11/29/2018DA DavidsonDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$125.00High
8/21/2018DA DavidsonSet Price TargetBuy$160.00High
5/23/2018Wellington ShieldsDowngradeGradually Accumulate ➝ HoldLow
5/23/2018B. RileyLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$175.00 ➝ $165.00Low
5/23/2018Wells Fargo & CompanySet Price TargetHold$140.00 ➝ $135.00Medium
5/22/2018Seaport Global SecuritiesDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralMedium
4/4/2018Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHold$157.00Low
2/26/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$155.00 ➝ $140.00Medium
2/23/2018Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHold ➝ NeutralMedium
2/23/2018B. RileySet Price TargetBuy$175.00High
2/21/2018DA DavidsonInitiated CoverageBuy$160.00Medium
1/9/2018Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingMkt Perform ➝ Market PerformLow
1/3/2018KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$145.00 ➝ $165.00Medium
12/15/2017SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetBuy$166.00Low
12/15/2017GabelliDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
12/14/2017OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldHigh
12/13/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$160.00 ➝ $160.00High
11/19/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$145.00N/A
11/1/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingBuyN/A
10/27/2017SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingBuy$135.00N/A
10/12/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$145.00N/A
10/4/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHold$138.00Low
9/20/2017Longbow ResearchUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$140.00Medium
9/11/2017(FBRC)Set Price TargetBuy$160.00Low
8/24/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHold$128.00Low
8/23/2017GabelliUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$140.00High
7/11/2017(FBRC)Reiterated RatingOutperformLow
6/2/2017Wellington ShieldsUpgradeHold ➝ Gradually AccumulateLow
5/25/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingMarket Perform$122.00 ➝ $130.00Low
2/28/2017OppenheimerReiterated RatingMarket PerformN/A
2/22/2017Barrington ResearchBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$125.00 ➝ $135.00N/A
2/14/2017KeyCorpUpgradeSector Weight ➝ Overweight$135.00N/A
2/1/2017Seaport Global SecuritiesUpgradeAccumulate ➝ BuyN/A
12/22/2016OppenheimerReiterated RatingMarket PerformN/A
12/16/2016Barrington ResearchBoost Price TargetOutperform$110.00 ➝ $125.00N/A
8/25/2016OppenheimerLower Price TargetOutperform$90.00 ➝ $75.00N/A
8/25/2016Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSector Perform$98.00 ➝ $106.00N/A
8/24/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesBoost Price Target$99.00 ➝ $115.00N/A
8/24/2016SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetBuy$100.00 ➝ $115.00N/A
8/24/2016Robert W. BairdLower Price TargetNeutral$106.00 ➝ $91.00N/A
8/24/2016CitigroupDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformN/A
8/24/2016OppenheimerDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformN/A
8/24/2016Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform$106.00 ➝ $98.00N/A
8/23/2016Barrington ResearchBoost Price TargetOutperform$102.00 ➝ $110.00N/A
8/23/2016WunderlichBoost Price TargetBuy$100.00 ➝ $115.00N/A
(Data available from 6/18/2016 forward)
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Nordson Corporation engineers, manufactures, and markets products and systems to dispense, apply, and control adhesives, coatings, polymers, sealants, biomaterials, and other fluids worldwide. It operates through two segments, Industrial Precision Solutions (IPS) and Advanced Technology Solutions (ATS). The IPS segment provides dispensing, coating, and laminating systems for adhesives, lotions, liquids, and fibers to disposable products and roll goods; automated adhesive dispensing systems used in packaged goods industries; components and systems used in the thermoplastic melt stream; and product assembly systems for use in paper and paperboard converting applications, and manufacturing roll goods, as well as for the assembly of plastic, metal, and wood products. It also offers automated and manual dispensing products and systems to apply adhesive and sealant materials; dispensing and curing systems to coat and cure containers; systems to apply liquid paints and coatings to consumer and industrial products; and systems to apply powder paints and coatings to metal, plastic, and wood products, as well as ultraviolet equipment for use in curing and drying operations for specialty coatings, semiconductor materials, and paints. The ATS segment provides automated dispensing systems for the attachment, protection, and coating of fluids, as well as related gas plasma treatment systems for cleaning and conditioning surfaces; precision manual and semi-automated dispensers, minimally invasive interventional delivery devices, plastic molded syringes, cartridges, tips, fluid connection components, tubing, balloons, and catheters; and bond testing and automated optical, acoustic microscopy, and x-ray inspection systems for use in semiconductor and printed circuit board industries. The company markets its products through direct sales force, as well as distributors and sales representatives. Nordson Corporation was founded in 1935 and is headquartered in Westlake, Ohio.
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Today's Range

Now: $215.26
Low: $212.52
High: $217.10

50 Day Range

MA: $211.98
Low: $198.98
High: $224.16

52 Week Range

Now: $215.26
Low: $178.60
High: $224.88


417,712 shs

Average Volume

247,713 shs

Market Capitalization

$12.50 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Nordson?

The following Wall Street research analysts have issued stock ratings on Nordson in the last year: DA Davidson, Morgan Stanley, Oppenheimer Holdings Inc., Seaport Res Ptn, TheStreet, Wells Fargo & Company, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for Nordson?

3 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Nordson in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $241.67, suggesting a possible upside of 11.3%. DA Davidson has the highest price target set, predicting NDSN will reach $250.00 in the next twelve months. Morgan Stanley has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $230.00 for Nordson in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Nordson?

Nordson currently has 3 hold ratings and 2 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 NDSN, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact Nordson's investor relations team?

Nordson's physical mailing address is 28601 CLEMENS RD, WESTLAKE OH, 44145. The industrial products company's listed phone number is 440-892-1580 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Nordson is