NASDAQ:NXST - Nexstar Media Group Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $187.75
  • Forecasted Upside: 10.44 %
  • Number of Analysts: 4
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 0 Hold Ratings
  • 4 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$170.00
▲ +0.07 (0.04%)

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Analyst Price Target for NXST

Analyst Price Target is $187.75
▲ +10.44% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 4 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Nexstar Media Group in the last 3 months. The average price target is $187.75, with a high forecast of $200.00 and a low forecast of $180.00. The average price target represents a 10.44% upside from the last price of $170.00.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 4 polled investment analysts is to buy stock in Nexstar Media Group. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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7/27/2020
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  • 6 buy ratings
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10/25/2020
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  • 7 buy ratings
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1/23/2021
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4/23/2021
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7/22/2021
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10/20/2021
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12/19/2021
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  • 4 buy ratings
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1/18/2022

Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
11/3/2021Loop CapitalBoost Price TargetBuy$175.00 ➝ $200.00Medium
11/3/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$173.00 ➝ $186.00Low
7/2/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy$170.00 ➝ $185.00Low
5/5/2021Barrington ResearchBoost Price TargetOutperform$160.00 ➝ $180.00Medium
5/5/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy$140.00 ➝ $170.00Low
2/24/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$143.00 ➝ $170.00High
11/12/2020B. RileyBoost Price TargetBuy$122.00 ➝ $134.00Low
11/6/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy$130.00 ➝ $140.00Low
10/15/2020Loop CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy$130.00Medium
8/11/2020Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$115.00High
8/6/2020B. RileyBoost Price Target$115.00 ➝ $122.00Low
8/6/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$88.00 ➝ $112.00High
8/6/2020BenchmarkBoost Price TargetBuy$125.00 ➝ $130.00High
8/5/2020Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$115.00High
8/5/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingBuyHigh
7/10/2020Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$115.00Low
6/22/2020BenchmarkBoost Price TargetBuy$120.00 ➝ $125.00Medium
5/13/2020Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$115.00High
5/7/2020B. RileyBoost Price Target$110.00 ➝ $115.00High
5/7/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$81.00 ➝ $88.00High
5/6/2020Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$115.00Low
5/5/2020B. RileyLower Price TargetBuy$139.00 ➝ $110.00Low
4/14/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetOverweight$149.00 ➝ $81.00High
4/13/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingBuyHigh
4/8/2020Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$115.00High
3/24/2020GuggenheimLower Price Target$150.00 ➝ $91.00High
3/18/2020B. RileyLower Price TargetBuy$140.00 ➝ $139.00High
3/2/2020Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$155.00High
2/27/2020GuggenheimBoost Price TargetBuy$142.00 ➝ $150.00High
1/6/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$149.00High
11/20/2019B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$140.00Medium
11/12/2019Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$155.00High
9/23/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$113.00High
9/23/2019BenchmarkBoost Price TargetBuy$135.00 ➝ $150.00High
8/30/2019StephensSet Price TargetBuy$150.00Low
8/8/2019Evercore ISIReiterated RatingBuy$116.00Medium
8/7/2019Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$135.00Low
5/14/2019B. RileySet Price TargetBuy$139.00Low
5/13/2019Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$135.00High
3/21/2019BenchmarkReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$115.00 ➝ $120.00High
3/6/2019B. RileyBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$123.00 ➝ $135.00Low
2/27/2019BenchmarkReiterated RatingBuy$115.00Low
2/26/2019Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$110.00Low
1/11/2019Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$112.00High
12/18/2018B. RileyBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$92.00 ➝ $123.00Low
12/11/2018Evercore ISIUpgradeIn-Line ➝ Outperform$89.00 ➝ $105.00Medium
12/7/2018Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageOutperformLow
12/4/2018StephensBoost Price TargetOverweight$94.00 ➝ $105.00Low
12/4/2018BenchmarkReiterated RatingBuy$96.00 ➝ $115.00High
12/3/2018Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingBuyHigh
11/27/2018GabelliInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ BuyLow
9/6/2018B. RileyBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$87.00 ➝ $92.00High
8/20/2018Noble FinancialDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
8/9/2018StephensSet Price TargetBuy$94.00Low
7/31/2018Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageIn-Line$87.00Low
7/24/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$87.00Medium
5/21/2018B. RileyLower Price TargetBuy$87.00Low
5/11/2018Barrington ResearchLower Price TargetOutperform$96.00Low
5/10/2018BenchmarkReiterated RatingBuy$94.00Low
5/9/2018Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$105.00Low
2/28/2018Noble FinancialReiterated RatingBuyLow
2/14/2018GuggenheimSet Price TargetBuy$88.00Low
2/14/2018BenchmarkReiterated RatingBuy$94.00Low
1/4/2018Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$95.00Medium
1/4/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingOutperform$93.00 ➝ $102.00Medium
12/21/2017Noble FinancialReiterated RatingBuyLow
11/8/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy$80.00 ➝ $85.00N/A
11/7/2017B. RileyBoost Price TargetBuy$79.00 ➝ $84.00N/A
11/1/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$79.00N/A
10/31/2017FBR & Co.Initiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$79.00N/A
10/20/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$80.00N/A
10/18/2017GuggenheimInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$90.00N/A
9/21/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$80.00Low
9/18/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$81.00Low
8/10/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform$83.00 ➝ $81.00Low
7/14/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingOutperform$85.00Low
7/6/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$83.00Medium
3/14/2017Royal Bank of CanadaInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Outperform$83.00Low
3/3/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$60.00 ➝ $80.00N/A
3/1/2017BenchmarkReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$70.00 ➝ $89.00N/A
3/1/2017WedbushBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$75.00 ➝ $80.00N/A
1/18/2017WedbushBoost Price TargetOutperform$66.00 ➝ $75.00N/A
(Data available from 1/18/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.45 (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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6/22/2021
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7/22/2021
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8/21/2021
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9/20/2021
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10/20/2021
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11/19/2021
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12/19/2021
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1/18/2022

Current Sentiment

  • 5 very positive mentions
  • 13 positive mentions
  • 1 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
Nexstar Media Group logo
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. is a television broadcasting and digital media company, which engages in the acquisition, development, and operation of television stations and interactive community websites and digital media services. The firm offers services free over-the-air programming which includes programs produced by networks with which the stations are affiliated, programs that the stations produce, and first-run and rerun syndicated programs that the stations acquire. It also provides digital publishing and content management platforms to media publishers and advertisers. The company was founded by Perry A. Sook in 1996 and is headquartered in Irving, TX.
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Today's Range

Now: $170.00
Low: $168.07
High: $170.77

50 Day Range

MA: $156.51
Low: $143.48
High: $170.50

52 Week Range

Now: $170.00
Low: $106.67
High: $171.61

Volume

1,248,685 shs

Average Volume

521,360 shs

Market Capitalization

$6.95 billion

P/E Ratio

8.17

Dividend Yield

1.65%

Beta

1.68

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Nexstar Media Group?

The following equities research analysts have issued reports on Nexstar Media Group in the last twelve months: Barrington Research, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, Loop Capital, Wells Fargo & Company, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for Nexstar Media Group?

4 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Nexstar Media Group in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $187.75, suggesting a possible upside of 10.4%. Loop Capital has the highest price target set, predicting NXST will reach $200.00 in the next twelve months. Barrington Research has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $180.00 for Nexstar Media Group in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Nexstar Media Group?

Nexstar Media Group currently has 4 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe NXST will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Nexstar Media Group.
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What other companies compete with Nexstar Media Group?

Other companies that are similar to Nexstar Media Group include Discovery, Formula One Group, Sinclair Broadcast Group, Entravision Communications, Salem Media Group and Beasley Broadcast Group.

How do I contact Nexstar Media Group's investor relations team?

Nexstar Media Group's physical mailing address is 545 EAST JOHN CARPENTER FREEWAY SUITE 700, IRVING TX, 75062. The company's listed phone number is (972) 373-8800 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Nexstar Media Group is www.nexstar.tv.