NASDAQ:PEP - PepsiCo Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $162.77
  • Forecasted Upside: 1.01 %
  • Number of Analysts: 13
  • Breakdown:
  • 1 Sell Ratings
  • 6 Hold Ratings
  • 6 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for PEP

Analyst Price Target is $162.77
▲ +1.01% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 13 analysts offering 12 month price targets for PepsiCo in the last 3 months. The average price target is $162.77, with a high forecast of $176.00 and a low forecast of $136.00. The average price target represents a 1.01% upside from the last price of $161.14.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 13 contributing investment analysts is to hold stock in PepsiCo. This rating has held steady since April 2021, when it changed from a Buy consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/7/2021Evercore ISIReiterated RatingHold$160.00Low
10/7/2021BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$165.00 ➝ $168.00Low
10/6/2021UBS GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$170.00 ➝ $172.00High
10/6/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$158.00 ➝ $160.00High
9/27/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$154.00 ➝ $158.00Medium
9/21/2021GuggenheimBoost Price TargetBuy$171.00 ➝ $175.00Low
7/14/2021TruistBoost Price TargetHold$135.00 ➝ $160.00Medium
7/14/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$147.00 ➝ $160.00Medium
7/14/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$149.00 ➝ $154.00Medium
7/14/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$165.00 ➝ $172.00Medium
7/14/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$153.00 ➝ $155.00Medium
7/14/2021CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy$162.00 ➝ $176.00Medium
7/14/2021Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$155.00 ➝ $157.00Medium
7/9/2021CowenReiterated RatingBuy$165.00Low
6/24/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$147.00 ➝ $149.00Low
4/21/2021UBS GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$145.00 ➝ $165.00Low
4/16/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$158.00 ➝ $165.00Low
4/16/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$144.00 ➝ $155.00Medium
4/16/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$145.00 ➝ $147.00Medium
4/12/2021Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoveragePeer PerformLow
4/1/2021GuggenheimReiterated RatingBuyLow
3/22/2021BarclaysUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$151.00Medium
2/14/2021BarclaysReiterated RatingHold ➝ NeutralLow
2/3/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$143.00 ➝ $148.00Low
1/19/2021Sanford C. BernsteinInitiated CoverageUnderperform$136.00Low
1/4/2021Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform ➝ Sector Perform$153.00N/A
12/7/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$157.00Low
10/12/2020CitigroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$148.00 ➝ $169.00High
10/2/2020TruistBoost Price Target$130.00 ➝ $135.00Low
10/2/2020UBS GroupBoost Price Target$140.00 ➝ $146.00Low
10/2/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$155.00 ➝ $158.00Low
7/14/2020SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetHold$125.00 ➝ $130.00Medium
7/9/2020Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetHold$130.00 ➝ $135.00Low
5/13/2020Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuyLow
4/29/2020CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral$157.00 ➝ $148.00Medium
4/29/2020SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetHold$115.00 ➝ $125.00Medium
4/29/2020GuggenheimBoost Price TargetBuy$134.00 ➝ $145.00Medium
4/29/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$145.00 ➝ $150.00Low
4/29/2020CowenBoost Price TargetOutperform$135.00 ➝ $156.00High
4/28/2020CfraBoost Price TargetStrong-Buy$145.00 ➝ $150.00Low
4/17/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$136.00Low
4/14/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$153.00High
4/1/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageConviction-BuyLow
3/27/2020Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Outperform$138.00 ➝ $144.00Medium
3/26/2020DZ BankReiterated RatingHold ➝ Buy$136.00High
3/23/2020Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Outperform$115.00 ➝ $153.00Medium
3/22/2020Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$145.00 ➝ $132.00Low
3/20/2020CfraUpgradeBuy ➝ Strong-Buy$160.00 ➝ $145.00High
3/20/2020GuggenheimUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$134.00High
3/17/2020Evercore ISIUpgradeIn-Line ➝ Outperform$130.00High
3/12/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHold$145.00 ➝ $143.00High
2/16/2020Evercore ISIReiterated RatingHoldMedium
2/14/2020SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetHold$135.00Low
2/14/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$143.00 ➝ $157.00Low
2/13/2020CfraBoost Price TargetBuy$150.00 ➝ $160.00Medium
12/16/2019Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal WeightLow
12/15/2019Evercore ISIReiterated RatingHoldLow
10/29/2019Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuy$154.00Low
10/4/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$149.00 ➝ $154.00High
10/4/2019Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetUnderperform$117.00 ➝ $126.00Medium
10/4/2019CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$139.00 ➝ $143.00Medium
10/4/2019BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket Perform$128.00 ➝ $133.00High
10/3/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Set Price TargetBuy$154.00Medium
9/26/2019GuggenheimSet Price TargetHold$130.00Low
9/24/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$141.00 ➝ $142.00Low
9/11/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$143.00 ➝ $149.00Low
9/6/2019Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetUnderperform$110.00 ➝ $117.00Low
7/29/2019Atlantic SecuritiesInitiated CoverageOverweight ➝ Overweight$145.00Low
7/11/2019ArgusReiterated RatingBuyLow
7/10/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$137.00 ➝ $143.00Low
7/10/2019UBS GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$130.00 ➝ $132.00Low
7/10/2019Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetHold$123.00 ➝ $134.00Low
7/10/2019SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingHold$125.00Medium
7/10/2019Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetBuy$135.00 ➝ $142.00Medium
7/10/2019BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket Perform ➝ Average$128.00Medium
7/10/2019CowenBoost Price TargetOutperform$142.00 ➝ $150.00High
5/14/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Positive$120.00 ➝ $127.00Low
4/24/2019Royal Bank of CanadaSet Price TargetNeutral$115.00Low
4/24/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupSet Price TargetNeutral$132.00Low
4/18/2019SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetHold$120.00Low
4/18/2019Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweight ➝ Overweight$130.00 ➝ $137.00Medium
4/18/2019MacquarieBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$126.00 ➝ $138.00Low
4/18/2019Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingNeutral$115.00Low
4/18/2019Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$130.00 ➝ $135.00Low
4/18/2019ArgusReiterated RatingBuyLow
4/18/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$120.00 ➝ $131.00Low
4/18/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$111.00 ➝ $132.00Low
3/6/2019Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageUnderperform$100.00Low
2/19/2019GabelliReiterated RatingBuyLow
2/19/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$125.00 ➝ $130.00Low
2/19/2019CowenBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$124.00 ➝ $133.00Low
2/19/2019MacquarieUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$126.00Low
2/19/2019Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetHold$119.00Low
2/18/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual Weight ➝ Hold$104.00 ➝ $111.00Low
12/13/2018UBS GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$128.00 ➝ $123.00High
10/5/2018Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightLow
10/5/2018MacquarieDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$122.00 ➝ $107.00Low
10/4/2018Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight ➝ Buy$127.00 ➝ $125.00Low
10/3/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHold ➝ Hold$118.00 ➝ $116.00High
10/3/2018BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$110.00 ➝ $109.00High
10/3/2018CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Hold$118.00 ➝ $116.00High
10/3/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Set Price TargetBuy$124.00Medium
10/3/2018Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$115.00High
9/28/2018Susquehanna BancsharesLower Price TargetPositive ➝ Positive$136.00 ➝ $135.00Low
9/28/2018MacquarieSet Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$120.00 ➝ $122.00Low
9/13/2018GuggenheimInitiated CoverageNeutral$117.00Low
8/20/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingSell$108.00Medium
7/24/2018SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetHold$110.00Low
7/11/2018CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$111.00 ➝ $118.00Low
7/11/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Buy$123.00 ➝ $127.00Low
7/11/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Set Price TargetPositive ➝ Buy$128.00Low
7/10/2018CfraSet Price TargetBuy$129.00Low
7/3/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$116.00Low
5/4/2018Susquehanna BancsharesSet Price TargetBuy$130.00Low
4/30/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$108.00Low
4/27/2018SunTrust BanksLower Price TargetHold$105.00Low
4/27/2018Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetHold ➝ Hold$120.00 ➝ $110.00Medium
4/17/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ SellLow
2/14/2018SunTrust BanksLower Price TargetHold$125.00 ➝ $115.00Low
2/14/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$127.00 ➝ $124.00Medium
2/13/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$113.00Low
2/12/2018Susquehanna BancsharesBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Positive$137.00 ➝ $140.00Low
2/1/2018Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$122.00 ➝ $124.00Low
1/29/2018SunTrust BanksInitiated CoverageHold ➝ Hold$125.00Medium
1/9/2018CowenReiterated RatingBuy$133.00N/A
1/4/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$113.00Low
1/4/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$110.00 ➝ $115.00Low
12/22/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$120.00Low
12/13/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageBuy$132.00Low
11/12/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHoldN/A
10/13/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$116.00N/A
10/6/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy$125.00 ➝ $122.00N/A
10/5/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingHold$124.00 ➝ $122.00N/A
10/2/2017Susquehanna BancsharesReiterated RatingBuy$135.00 ➝ $135.00Low
10/2/2017Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$133.00 ➝ $108.00High
9/17/2017CowenReiterated RatingBuyLow
9/14/2017MacquarieInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Outperform$125.00Low
9/8/2017Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$126.00 ➝ $124.00Medium
9/6/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$115.00Low
9/6/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$120.00Low
7/13/2017CowenReiterated RatingOutperform$128.00Low
7/12/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$130.00 ➝ $133.00Low
7/12/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$124.00 ➝ $126.00Low
7/12/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightLow
7/6/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$127.00 ➝ $130.00Low
7/6/2017Susquehanna BancsharesReiterated RatingPositive$134.00 ➝ $133.00Low
6/30/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$115.00Low
6/7/2017BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$118.00 ➝ $120.00Low
5/31/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHoldLow
5/25/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$115.00Low
5/19/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$127.00Low
5/1/2017Susquehanna BancsharesReiterated RatingPositive$132.00 ➝ $134.00Low
5/1/2017CowenBoost Price TargetOutperform$120.00 ➝ $128.00Low
4/28/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$113.00Low
4/27/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingBuyLow
4/27/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$115.00Low
4/24/2017Royal Bank of CanadaSet Price TargetHold$115.00Low
4/19/2017Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$120.00 ➝ $127.00Low
4/12/2017Susquehanna BancsharesUpgradeNeutral ➝ Positive$118.00 ➝ $132.00Medium
4/12/2017UBS GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ PositiveN/A
3/23/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$115.00Low
3/23/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$115.00 ➝ $121.00Low
3/22/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$115.00Low
3/21/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageOverweight ➝ Overweight$125.00Low
3/3/2017Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformN/A
2/16/2017Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$118.00 ➝ $120.00N/A
2/16/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$115.00N/A
2/16/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingBuy$115.00N/A
2/15/2017CLSAReiterated RatingOutperformN/A
1/9/2017Susquehanna BancsharesReiterated RatingHold$120.00N/A
1/9/2017BarclaysInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$102.00N/A
12/12/2016Societe GeneraleUpgradeHold ➝ BuyN/A
(Data available from 11/28/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.43 (Hold)

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PepsiCo, Inc. engages in the manufacture, marketing, distribution and sale of beverages, food, and snacks. It is a food and beverage company with a complementary portfolio of brands, including Frito-Lay, Gatorade, Pepsi-Cola, Quaker, and Tropicana. It operates through the following business segments: Frito-Lay North America; Quaker Foods North America; PepsiCo Beverages North America; Latin America; Europe; and Africa, Middle East and South Asia The Frito-Lay North America segment markets, distributes, and sells snack foods under the Lay's, Doritos, Cheetos, Tostitos, Fritos, Ruffles, and Santitas brands. The Quaker Foods North America segment includes cereals, rice, and pasta under the Quaker, Aunt Jemima, Quaker Chewy, Cap'n Crunch, Life, and Rice-A-Roni brands. The PepsiCo Beverages North America segment consists of beverage concentrates, fountain syrups, and finished goods under various beverage brands such as Pepsi, Gatorade, Mountain Dew, Diet Pepsi, Aquafina, Diet Mountain Dew, Tropicana Pure Premium, Sierra Mist, and Mug. The Latin America segment covers beverage, food, and snack businesses in Latin America region. The Europe segment comprises of beverage, food, and snack g
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Today's Range

Now: $161.14
Low: $160.89
High: $163.66

50 Day Range

MA: $159.15
Low: $150.20
High: $166.00

52 Week Range

Now: $161.14
Low: $128.32
High: $166.80


3,402,882 shs

Average Volume

4,726,486 shs

Market Capitalization

$222.80 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of PepsiCo?

The following Wall Street analysts have issued reports on PepsiCo in the last year: Barclays PLC, Citigroup Inc., Cowen Inc, Credit Suisse Group AG, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, Evercore ISI, Guggenheim, Morgan Stanley, Royal Bank of Canada, Sanford C. Bernstein, Truist, UBS Group AG, Wells Fargo & Company, Wolfe Research, and Zacks Investment Research.
View the latest analyst ratings for PEP.

What is the current price target for PepsiCo?

13 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for PepsiCo in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $162.77, suggesting a possible upside of 1.0%. Citigroup Inc. has the highest price target set, predicting PEP will reach $176.00 in the next twelve months. Sanford C. Bernstein has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $136.00 for PepsiCo in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for PepsiCo?

PepsiCo currently has 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 6 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 PEP, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact PepsiCo's investor relations team?

PepsiCo's physical mailing address is 700 ANDERSON HILL RD, PURCHASE NY, 10577. The company's listed phone number is (914) 253-2000 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for PepsiCo is