• Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $32.25
  • Forecasted Upside: 115.43 %
  • Number of Analysts: 10
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 2 Hold Ratings
  • 8 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$14.97
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Analyst Price Target for UPWK

Analyst Price Target is $32.25
▲ +115.43% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 10 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Upwork in the last 3 months. The average price target is $32.25, with a high forecast of $74.00 and a low forecast of $20.00. The average price target represents a 115.43% upside from the last price of $14.97.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 10 contributing investment analysts is to buy stock in Upwork. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 4 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
4/14/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 4 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
7/13/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 6 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
10/11/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 8 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
1/9/2022
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 9 buy ratings
  • 1 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
4/9/2022
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 10 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
7/8/2022
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 9 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
9/6/2022
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 8 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
10/6/2022

Latest Recommendations

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

Display Ratings By
DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/23/2022BTIG ResearchLower Target$30.00 ➝ $24.00Low
7/28/2022Needham & Company LLCLower TargetBuy$33.00 ➝ $27.00Low
7/28/2022JMP SecuritiesLower TargetMarket Outperform$45.00 ➝ $33.00Low
7/11/2022BTIG ResearchLower Target$34.00 ➝ $30.00N/A
6/9/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupLower TargetBuy$34.00 ➝ $31.00High
5/31/2022Jefferies Financial GroupLower Target$24.00 ➝ $20.00High
5/23/2022Royal Bank of CanadaInitiated CoverageSector Perform$21.00Low
5/16/2022Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$30.00 ➝ $20.00N/A
4/28/2022Needham & Company LLCLower Target$42.00 ➝ $33.00High
4/28/2022Canaccord Genuity GroupLower TargetBuy ➝ Buy$40.00 ➝ $36.00High
4/25/2022MKM PartnersLower Target$36.00 ➝ $31.00High
4/18/2022BTIG ResearchLower TargetBuy$44.00 ➝ $34.00High
3/18/2022Canaccord Genuity GroupLower Target$45.00 ➝ $40.00Medium
3/18/2022Canaccord Genuity GroupLower TargetBuy$45.00 ➝ $40.00Low
3/8/2022Piper SandlerLower Target$40.00 ➝ $30.00High
2/11/2022BTIG ResearchLower TargetBuy$50.00 ➝ $44.00High
2/11/2022Stifel NicolausLower TargetBuy$40.00 ➝ $34.00High
2/11/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupLower TargetBuy$46.00 ➝ $44.00High
2/11/2022Needham & Company LLCLower TargetBuy$60.00 ➝ $42.00High
2/11/2022JMP SecuritiesLower TargetOutperform$55.00 ➝ $48.00High
2/2/2022JMP SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuy$55.00Low
1/18/2022BTIG ResearchLower Target$65.00 ➝ $50.00High
1/12/2022Piper SandlerInitiated CoverageOverweight$40.00Medium
1/7/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$46.00Low
10/28/2021Needham & Company LLCBoost TargetBuy$57.00 ➝ $60.00High
10/28/2021CitigroupBoost TargetBuy$72.00 ➝ $74.00High
10/1/2021Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageBuy$65.00High
9/15/2021Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuy$57.00Low
9/9/2021Needham & Company LLCInitiated CoverageBuy$57.00High
7/30/2021MKM PartnersBoost TargetBuy$58.00 ➝ $65.00High
7/1/2021BTIG ResearchBoost TargetBuy$65.00 ➝ $76.00Low
5/5/2021BTIG ResearchLower TargetPositive ➝ Buy$75.00 ➝ $65.00High
2/25/2021CitigroupBoost Target$48.00 ➝ $75.00Medium
2/24/2021MKM PartnersBoost Target$52.00 ➝ $69.00Low
2/24/2021Stifel NicolausBoost TargetBuy$40.00 ➝ $65.00High
2/24/2021BTIG ResearchBoost TargetBuy$68.00 ➝ $75.00High
2/24/2021JMP SecuritiesBoost TargetOutperform$28.00 ➝ $77.00High
2/16/2021BTIG ResearchBoost TargetBuy$42.00 ➝ $68.00Low
1/12/2021Smith Barney CitigroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$32.00 ➝ $48.00Medium
1/11/2021Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$39.00Medium
12/16/2020MKM PartnersBoost TargetBuy$28.00 ➝ $44.00Low
11/18/2020BTIG ResearchBoost TargetBuy$27.00 ➝ $42.00Medium
11/5/2020BTIG ResearchBoost TargetBuy$19.00 ➝ $27.00High
11/5/2020MKM PartnersBoost TargetBuy$20.00 ➝ $28.00High
11/5/2020JMP SecuritiesBoost TargetOutperform$20.00 ➝ $28.00High
11/5/2020Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$17.00 ➝ $31.00High
9/21/2020BTIG ResearchBoost TargetBuy$17.00 ➝ $19.00Medium
8/26/2020MKM PartnersInitiated CoverageBuy$20.00Low
8/5/2020Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$17.00High
7/1/2020BTIG ResearchBoost TargetBuy$14.00 ➝ $16.00High
3/19/2020JMP SecuritiesLower Target$19.00 ➝ $11.00Medium
2/27/2020Royal Bank of CanadaLower TargetOutperform$20.00 ➝ $14.00High
2/27/2020BTIG ResearchLower TargetBuy$20.00 ➝ $14.00High
2/27/2020Cantor FitzgeraldLower TargetOverweight$19.00 ➝ $10.00High
1/24/2020GuggenheimDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$25.00 ➝ $11.00Medium
1/2/2020GuggenheimDowngradeHoldHigh
1/2/2020CitigroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$23.00 ➝ $12.00Low
11/7/2019Royal Bank of CanadaLower TargetOutperform$20.00High
10/31/2019First AnalysisInitiated CoverageOutperform$18.00Medium
9/24/2019CitigroupLower TargetBuy$26.00 ➝ $23.00Low
8/11/2019Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$25.00Medium
6/26/2019Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$23.00Low
6/18/2019Cantor FitzgeraldInitiated CoverageOverweightMedium
4/11/2019BTIG ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$24.00Low
11/8/2018Jefferies Financial GroupBoost TargetHold ➝ Hold$20.00 ➝ $21.00High
10/29/2018Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageHold ➝ Hold$20.00High
10/29/2018CitigroupInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$23.00High
10/29/2018Royal Bank of CanadaInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Outperform$24.00High
10/29/2018Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageHold$18.00High
10/24/2018GuggenheimInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$25.00High
(Data available from 10/6/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.33 (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 very positive mentions
  • 24 positive mentions
  • 3 negative mentions
  • 2 very negative mentions
3/10/2022
  • 2 very positive mentions
  • 18 positive mentions
  • 3 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
4/9/2022
  • 5 very positive mentions
  • 23 positive mentions
  • 2 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
5/9/2022
  • 9 very positive mentions
  • 9 positive mentions
  • 2 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions
6/8/2022
  • 7 very positive mentions
  • 12 positive mentions
  • 3 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions
7/8/2022
  • 8 very positive mentions
  • 23 positive mentions
  • 2 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions
8/7/2022
  • 5 very positive mentions
  • 11 positive mentions
  • 2 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
9/6/2022
  • 5 very positive mentions
  • 15 positive mentions
  • 4 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions
10/6/2022

Current Sentiment

  • 5 very positive mentions
  • 15 positive mentions
  • 4 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions

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Upwork Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates a work marketplace that connects businesses with various independent professionals and agencies in the United States, India, the Philippines, and internationally. The company's work marketplace provides access to talent with various skills across a range of categories, including sales and marketing, customer service, data science and analytics, design and creative, web, mobile, and software development. Its work marketplace also enables clients to streamline workflows, such as talent sourcing, outreach, and contracting. The company's work marketplace offers access to various functionalities for remote engagements with talent, including communication and collaboration, ability to receive talent invoices through their work marketplace, and payment protection. Its marketplace offerings include Upwork Basic, Upwork Plus, Upwork Enterprise, and Upwork Payroll, as well as managed and internet escrow agency services. The company was formerly known as Elance-oDesk, Inc. and changed its name to Upwork Inc. in May 2015. Upwork Inc. was incorporated in 2013 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.
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Today's Range

Now: $14.97
Low: $14.51
High: $15.28

50 Day Range

MA: $17.26
Low: $13.57
High: $21.08

52 Week Range

Now: $14.97
Low: $13.27
High: $61.90

Volume

27,587 shs

Average Volume

1,200,946 shs

Market Capitalization

$1.95 billion

P/E Ratio

N/A

Dividend Yield

N/A

Beta

1.54

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Upwork?

The following sell-side analysts have issued research reports on Upwork in the last year: BTIG Research, Canaccord Genuity Group Inc., Citigroup Inc., Jefferies Financial Group Inc., JMP Securities, MKM Partners, Needham & Company LLC, Piper Sandler, Royal Bank of Canada, Stifel Nicolaus, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., and TheStreet.
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What is the current price target for Upwork?

12 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Upwork in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $32.25, suggesting a possible upside of 116.9%. Citigroup Inc. has the highest price target set, predicting UPWK will reach $74.00 in the next twelve months. Stifel Nicolaus has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $20.00 for Upwork in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Upwork?

Upwork currently has 2 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe UPWK will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Upwork.
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How do I contact Upwork's investor relations team?

Upwork's physical mailing address is 2625 Augustine Drive Suite 601, Santa Clara CA, 95054. The company's listed phone number is (650) 316-7500 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Upwork is www.upwork.com. Learn More about contacing Upwork investor relations.