NASDAQ:VLDR - Velodyne Lidar Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $5.48
  • Forecasted Upside: 234.15 %
  • Number of Analysts: 4
  • Breakdown:
  • 1 Sell Ratings
  • 2 Hold Ratings
  • 1 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$1.64
▲ +0.05 (3.14%)

This chart shows the closing price for VLDR by one month, three months, or twelve months.

Skip Closing Price Chart
1 month | 3 months | 12 months
Get New Velodyne Lidar Analyst Ratings Delivered To Your Inbox
Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for VLDR and its competitors with Analyst Ratings Network’s free daily newsletter.

Analyst Price Target for VLDR

Analyst Price Target is $5.48
▲ +234.15% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 4 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Velodyne Lidar in the last 3 months. The average price target is $5.48, with a high forecast of $0.00 and a low forecast of $0.00. The average price target represents a 234.15% upside from the last price of $1.64.

This chart shows the closing price for VLDR for the last year in relation to the current analyst high, average, and low pricetarget.

Read Analyst Price Chart DescriptionSkip Analyst Price Chart

Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 4 investment analysts is to hold stock in Velodyne Lidar. This rating has held steady since November 2020, when it changed from a Buy consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

Move your mouse over past months for details

Read Past Recommendations DescriptionSkip Past Price Target Consensus Chart
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 1 buy ratings
  • 1 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
12/4/2020
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 4 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
3/4/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 4 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 2 sell ratings
6/2/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 4 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 2 sell ratings
8/31/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 3 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 2 sell ratings
11/29/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 1 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 2 sell ratings
2/27/2022
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 1 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
4/28/2022
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 1 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
5/28/2022

Latest Recommendations

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

Display Ratings By
DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/16/2022CitigroupLower Price TargetNA$3.50 ➝ $2.00High
3/1/2022Needham & Company LLCLower Price TargetBuy$7.50 ➝ $5.90Low
3/1/2022Craig HallumDowngradeHold ➝ Sell$3.50 ➝ $2.50High
1/19/2022CitigroupLower Price Target$8.00 ➝ $4.50High
11/9/2021CitigroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$17.00 ➝ $8.00High
11/5/2021Needham & Company LLCLower Price TargetBuy$11.00 ➝ $7.50High
9/26/2021The Goldman Sachs GroupLower Price TargetAverage ➝ Neutral$9.00 ➝ $7.00High
8/6/2021Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHold$10.00High
8/6/2021Needham & Company LLCLower Price TargetBuy$15.00 ➝ $11.00Low
7/20/2021Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$18.00 ➝ $10.00High
5/11/2021Needham & Company LLCLower Price TargetPositive ➝ Buy$20.00 ➝ $15.00High
4/20/2021Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageUnderperformLow
4/18/2021The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$13.00High
3/30/2021Craig HallumDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$13.00Low
3/18/2021Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Hold$16.00High
3/12/2021Berenberg BankDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$16.00Medium
2/26/2021Needham & Company LLCLower Price TargetBuy$29.00 ➝ $20.00High
1/14/2021BenchmarkInitiated CoverageBuy$32.00Low
1/8/2021Needham & Company LLCLower Price TargetBuy$30.00 ➝ $29.00High
1/6/2021Smith Barney CitigroupInitiated CoverageBuy$31.00N/A
1/5/2021Craig HallumBoost Price TargetBuy$23.00 ➝ $31.00N/A
12/15/2020Needham & Company LLCInitiated CoverageBuy$30.00High
12/10/2020Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageBuy$29.00Medium
11/23/2020Craig HallumInitiated CoverageBuy$23.00Medium
10/14/2020OppenheimerInitiated CoverageOutperform$21.00Low
10/1/2020Robert W. BairdInitiated CoverageOutperform$28.00High
(Data available from 5/28/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.11 (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

Move your mouse over past months for details

Skip to Current Sentiment Summary
  • 5 very positive mentions
  • 6 positive mentions
  • 0 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions
10/30/2021
  • 2 very positive mentions
  • 5 positive mentions
  • 3 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions
11/29/2021
  • 2 very positive mentions
  • 4 positive mentions
  • 1 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
12/29/2021
  • 4 very positive mentions
  • 3 positive mentions
  • 0 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
1/28/2022
  • 6 very positive mentions
  • 16 positive mentions
  • 0 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions
2/27/2022
  • 4 very positive mentions
  • 8 positive mentions
  • 3 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions
3/29/2022
  • 1 very positive mentions
  • 3 positive mentions
  • 0 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
4/28/2022
  • 2 very positive mentions
  • 11 positive mentions
  • 7 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
5/28/2022

Current Sentiment

  • 2 very positive mentions
  • 11 positive mentions
  • 7 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
Velodyne Lidar logo
Velodyne Lidar, Inc. provides real-time 3D vision for autonomous systems worldwide. It offers surround-view lidar for autonomous vehicles, drones, security, mobile robots, and mapping applications; and solid state lidar for advanced driver assistance systems and autonomous applications. The company also provides Vella Development Kit that provides access to lidar-based perception software paired with sensors; Intelligent Infrastructure Solution for monitoring traffic networks and public spaces to generate real-time data analytics and predictions for enhancing traffic and crowd flow efficiency; and Vella software solution, a data curation software platform. Velodyne Lidar, Inc. was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.
Read More

Today's Range

Now: $1.64
Low: $1.59
High: $1.68

50 Day Range

MA: $2.03
Low: $1.46
High: $2.67

52 Week Range

Now: $1.64
Low: $1.42
High: $12.79

Volume

2,547,843 shs

Average Volume

5,690,867 shs

Market Capitalization

$341.05 million

P/E Ratio

N/A

Dividend Yield

N/A

Beta

1.02

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Velodyne Lidar?

The following Wall Street sell-side analysts have issued reports on Velodyne Lidar in the last year: Citigroup Inc., Craig Hallum, Needham & Company LLC, Robert W. Baird, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., and Zacks Investment Research.
View the latest analyst ratings for VLDR.

What is the current price target for Velodyne Lidar?

0 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Velodyne Lidar in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $5.48, suggesting a possible upside of 234.1%.
View the latest price targets for VLDR.

What is the current consensus analyst rating for Velodyne Lidar?

Velodyne Lidar currently has 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating 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 VLDR, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
View the latest ratings for VLDR.

How do I contact Velodyne Lidar's investor relations team?

Velodyne Lidar's physical mailing address is 118 VINTAGE PARK BLVD SUITE W-222, HOUSTON TX, 77070. The company's listed phone number is (669) 275-2251. The official website for Velodyne Lidar is www.grafacq.com. Learn More about contacing Velodyne Lidar investor relations.