NASDAQ:PENN - Penn National Gaming Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $104.06
  • Forecasted Upside: 36.11 %
  • Number of Analysts: 18
  • Breakdown:
  • 2 Sell Ratings
  • 4 Hold Ratings
  • 12 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for PENN

Analyst Price Target is $104.06
▲ +36.11% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 18 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Penn National Gaming in the last 3 months. The average price target is $104.06, with a high forecast of $150.00 and a low forecast of $31.00. The average price target represents a 36.11% upside from the last price of $76.45.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 18 contributing investment analysts is to buy stock in Penn National Gaming. This rating has held steady since May 2020, when it changed from a Hold consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/14/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$82.00Medium
9/1/2021Capital One FinancialInitiated CoverageOverweightLow
8/6/2021Needham & Company LLCLower Price TargetBuy$151.00 ➝ $115.00Low
7/28/2021The Goldman Sachs GroupLower Price TargetBuy$149.00 ➝ $124.00Low
4/27/2021Redburn PartnersInitiated CoverageBuyLow
4/26/2021Needham & Company LLCInitiated CoverageBuy$151.00Medium
4/21/2021The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$153.00 ➝ $158.00High
3/23/2021The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$139.00 ➝ $153.00Medium
3/1/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$134.00 ➝ $142.00N/A
2/23/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweight$134.00 ➝ $142.00High
2/5/2021Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$115.00 ➝ $140.00Low
2/5/2021TruistBoost Price Target$120.00 ➝ $135.00Low
2/5/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$98.00 ➝ $99.00High
2/5/2021Craig HallumBoost Price TargetBuy$120.00 ➝ $150.00High
2/4/2021Piper SandlerBoost Price TargetOverweight$100.00 ➝ $128.00High
2/2/2021Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Buy$100.00 ➝ $118.00Low
1/26/2021The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Price TargetHold ➝ Buy$86.00 ➝ $124.00High
1/20/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$63.00 ➝ $98.00Low
1/20/2021Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$128.00Medium
1/14/2021TruistBoost Price Target$85.00 ➝ $120.00High
1/14/2021Loop CapitalDowngradeHold ➝ SellHigh
1/13/2021KeyCorpInitiated CoverageSector Weight ➝ Sector WeightMedium
1/7/2021Piper SandlerBoost Price Target$84.00 ➝ $100.00N/A
12/18/2020Bank of AmericaBoost Price Target$85.00 ➝ $101.00Medium
11/19/2020Piper SandlerInitiated CoverageOverweight$84.00Medium
11/16/2020Loop CapitalInitiated CoverageHold$60.00Low
10/16/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$55.00 ➝ $63.00Medium
10/12/2020BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$50.00 ➝ $85.00Medium
10/1/2020Union Gaming ResearchBoost Price Target$62.00 ➝ $100.00Low
10/1/2020Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price Target$50.00 ➝ $69.00Low
10/1/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetSell$22.00 ➝ $31.00Low
9/30/2020Craig HallumBoost Price TargetBuy$75.00 ➝ $90.00Medium
9/30/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight ➝ Sell$62.00 ➝ $83.00Medium
9/30/2020Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$80.00 ➝ $90.00High
9/24/2020MacquarieDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$56.00 ➝ $66.00Medium
9/21/2020Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetBuy$59.75 ➝ $85.00Medium
9/17/2020Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$47.00 ➝ $85.00High
9/15/2020Rosenblatt SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuyHigh
9/14/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$60.00 ➝ $66.00High
9/9/2020Rosenblatt SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuy$80.00High
9/9/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price Target$48.00 ➝ $62.00Medium
9/8/2020Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetBuy$50.00 ➝ $59.75High
9/1/2020Craig HallumInitiated CoverageBuy$75.00High
8/28/2020Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$55.00Medium
8/18/2020TruistBoost Price Target$50.00 ➝ $62.00Low
8/13/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$60.00High
8/7/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$47.00 ➝ $49.00Low
8/7/2020BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$42.00 ➝ $50.00High
7/21/2020SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetBuy$22.00 ➝ $40.00Low
7/20/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$32.00 ➝ $47.00Low
7/15/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$28.00 ➝ $36.00High
6/23/2020Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$23.00 ➝ $39.00High
6/21/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeSell$22.00Low
6/9/2020Susquehanna BancsharesDowngradePositive ➝ Neutral$34.00Low
6/8/2020Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuy$45.00High
6/7/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeHold ➝ Sell$12.00 ➝ $22.00High
5/29/2020Nomura InstinetBoost Price TargetBuy$19.00 ➝ $39.00Medium
5/27/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$21.00 ➝ $32.00High
5/20/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price Target$21.00 ➝ $28.00High
5/11/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$19.00 ➝ $21.00High
5/10/2020NomuraReiterated RatingBuyMedium
5/8/2020SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetBuy$19.00 ➝ $20.00High
5/7/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Hold$32.00 ➝ $12.00Medium
4/17/2020SunTrust BanksLower Price TargetBuy$42.00 ➝ $19.00Medium
4/3/2020Susquehanna BancsharesLower Price TargetPositive$42.00 ➝ $20.00High
3/30/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight$39.00 ➝ $19.00Low
2/19/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetPositive ➝ Overweight$39.00 ➝ $44.00Low
2/10/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold$32.00High
2/7/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price Target$33.00 ➝ $39.00Low
2/7/2020Nomura SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$35.00 ➝ $39.00Low
2/2/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy$27.00Low
1/31/2020SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingBuyMedium
1/30/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$27.00 ➝ $32.00Medium
1/30/2020Nomura SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$35.00Medium
1/29/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$29.00 ➝ $33.00High
1/21/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$27.00 ➝ $33.00High
12/10/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$25.00 ➝ $29.00High
11/1/2019Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$25.00 ➝ $23.00Low
8/4/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy$27.00Low
8/2/2019Morgan StanleySet Price TargetBuy$27.00Low
8/2/2019Union Gaming ResearchUpgradeHold ➝ BuyMedium
7/24/2019Susquehanna BancsharesInitiated CoveragePositive ➝ Positive$25.00Medium
6/14/2019Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoveragePeer Perform ➝ Peer PerformLow
5/9/2019Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyHigh
5/9/2019Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$25.00 ➝ $27.00High
2/14/2019Morgan StanleySet Price TargetHold$25.00Low
1/17/2019Nomura SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$24.17Low
12/20/2018Morgan StanleySet Price TargetHold$23.00Medium
11/5/2018Morgan StanleySet Price TargetHold$31.00Low
11/2/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$41.00 ➝ $37.00Low
11/2/2018Nomura SecuritiesLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$38.00 ➝ $30.00Low
11/2/2018SunTrust BanksSet Price TargetBuy$32.00Low
10/16/2018Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingHold$31.00Medium
10/2/2018SunTrust BanksInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$39.00Medium
7/27/2018Jefferies Financial GroupSet Price TargetBuy$40.00Low
7/26/2018UBS GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldHigh
7/17/2018Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$36.50 ➝ $38.00Low
6/26/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$31.00 ➝ $36.00Low
6/8/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Overweight$40.00High
5/24/2018Nomura SecuritiesBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$30.00 ➝ $35.00Low
4/30/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$29.00 ➝ $31.00Low
4/29/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy$37.00Low
4/27/2018Telsey Advisory GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$33.00 ➝ $40.00Low
4/26/2018SunTrust BanksUpgradeHold ➝ BuyHigh
4/24/2018Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$31.00 ➝ $29.00Low
3/13/2018Telsey Advisory GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Outperform$33.00Medium
2/9/2018Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$33.00 ➝ $31.00High
2/9/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$38.00 ➝ $37.00High
2/6/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$35.00Low
1/22/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$32.00 ➝ $38.00Low
1/18/2018Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$39.00Medium
12/20/2017Union Gaming ResearchBoost Price TargetBuy$35.00Low
12/18/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$33.00Medium
12/18/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price Target$29.00 ➝ $32.00High
11/20/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$23.00 ➝ $30.00N/A
10/27/2017Telsey Advisory GroupDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$26.00N/A
10/24/2017Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$22.00 ➝ $26.00N/A
10/12/2017Telsey Advisory GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$23.00 ➝ $26.00N/A
7/28/2017Telsey Advisory GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$23.00 ➝ $24.00Medium
7/14/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$23.00Medium
6/22/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy$22.00 ➝ $25.00Low
6/19/2017Nomura InstinetReiterated RatingNeutral$19.00 ➝ $21.00Low
5/16/2017Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$21.00 ➝ $23.00High
5/3/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$21.00 ➝ $23.00Low
4/10/2017FBR & Co.Reiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$20.00 ➝ $23.00Low
3/27/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$20.00 ➝ $21.00High
2/16/2017SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingHold$14.00N/A
2/9/2017SunTrust BanksInitiated CoverageHold$14.00N/A
2/6/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingBuy$20.00N/A
1/27/2017Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$17.00N/A
1/5/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$18.00 ➝ $16.00N/A
12/7/2016Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy$17.00 ➝ $18.00N/A
10/28/2016Telsey Advisory GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$21.00 ➝ $20.00N/A
10/4/2016Union Gaming ResearchUpgradeHold ➝ BuyN/A
(Data available from 9/16/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.58 (Buy)

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).

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Penn National Gaming logo
Penn National Gaming, Inc. owns and manages gaming and racing facilities and video gaming terminal operations with a focus on slot machine entertainment. It operates through the following business segments: Northeast, South, West, and Midwest, and Other. The Northeast segment consists of properties including Ameristar East Chicago, Greektown Casino-Hotel, and Hollywood Casino Bangor. The South segment operates properties including 1st Jackpot Casino, Ameristar Vicksburg, and Boomtown Biloxi. The West segment includes Ameristar Black Hawk, Cactus Petes and Horseshu, and M Resort. The Midwest segment comprises of properties including Ameristar Council Bluffs, Argosy Casino Alton, and Argosy Casino Riverside. The Other segment manages properties including Freehold Raceway, Retama Park Racetrack, and Sanford-Orlando Kennel Club. The company was founded by Peter M. Carlino in 1982 and is headquartered in Wyomissing, PA.
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Today's Range

Now: $76.45
Low: $75.24
High: $77.32

50 Day Range

MA: $73.44
Low: $65.08
High: $84.84

52 Week Range

Now: $76.45
Low: $52.09
High: $142.00


110,043 shs

Average Volume

4,784,195 shs

Market Capitalization

$11.99 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Penn National Gaming?

The following equities research analysts have issued stock ratings on Penn National Gaming in the last twelve months: Bank of America Co., Barclays PLC, Capital One Financial Co., Craig Hallum, Credit Suisse Group AG, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, Jefferies Financial Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., KeyCorp, Loop Capital, Macquarie, Morgan Stanley, Needham & Company LLC, Piper Sandler, Redburn Partners, Rosenblatt Securities, Stifel Nicolaus, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., TheStreet, Truist, Union Gaming Research, Wells Fargo & Company, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for Penn National Gaming?

18 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Penn National Gaming in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $104.06, suggesting a possible upside of 36.0%. Craig Hallum has the highest price target set, predicting PENN will reach $150.00 in the next twelve months. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $31.00 for Penn National Gaming in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Penn National Gaming?

Penn National Gaming currently has 2 sell ratings, 4 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe PENN will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Penn National Gaming.
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How do I contact Penn National Gaming's investor relations team?

Penn National Gaming's physical mailing address is 825 BERKSHIRE BLVD STE 200, WYOMISSING PA, 19610. The company's listed phone number is (610) 373-2400 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Penn National Gaming is