NASDAQ:VRSK - Verisk Analytics Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $206.88
  • Forecasted Upside: -1.00 %
  • Number of Analysts: 9
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 3 Hold Ratings
  • 6 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for VRSK

Analyst Price Target is $206.88
▼ -1.00% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 9 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Verisk Analytics in the last 3 months. The average price target is $206.88, with a high forecast of $250.00 and a low forecast of $177.00. The average price target represents a -1.00% upside from the last price of $208.97.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 9 investment analysts is to buy stock in Verisk Analytics. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/9/2021Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetOutperform$190.00 ➝ $210.00Low
8/5/2021Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight$209.00 ➝ $207.00Low
8/5/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Market Perform$182.00 ➝ $195.00Medium
7/21/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$197.00 ➝ $209.00Low
5/6/2021Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight$201.00 ➝ $197.00Medium
3/22/2021Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight$216.00 ➝ $201.00Low
3/8/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$192.00 ➝ $196.00Medium
3/8/2021Raymond JamesUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$190.00Medium
3/1/2021UBS GroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$196.00 ➝ $177.00Low
2/25/2021Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight$237.00 ➝ $216.00High
1/6/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$222.00 ➝ $237.00N/A
12/17/2020BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$220.00 ➝ $250.00High
12/2/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$217.00 ➝ $222.00High
12/1/2020TruistUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$200.00 ➝ $225.00Low
11/9/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$181.00 ➝ $196.00High
11/6/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$209.00 ➝ $217.00Low
11/6/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$190.00 ➝ $195.00Low
11/6/2020BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$210.00 ➝ $220.00Low
11/5/2020William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformLow
11/5/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$183.00 ➝ $192.00Medium
10/20/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$200.00 ➝ $209.00Low
8/6/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$156.00 ➝ $181.00Medium
8/6/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$191.00 ➝ $200.00Low
8/6/2020BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$165.00 ➝ $210.00Medium
7/10/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$178.00 ➝ $191.00Low
5/7/2020BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform$165.00 ➝ $156.00Low
5/7/2020UBS GroupBoost Price TargetSell$138.00 ➝ $148.00Medium
5/7/2020Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetOutperform$163.00 ➝ $170.00Medium
5/7/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetBuy$181.00 ➝ $178.00Low
5/7/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$175.00 ➝ $190.00Low
4/22/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$176.00 ➝ $181.00High
4/20/2020Bank of AmericaLower Price TargetNeutral$176.00 ➝ $160.00Medium
4/9/2020BarclaysLower Price TargetOverweight$170.00 ➝ $165.00Low
4/6/2020UBS GroupLower Price TargetSell$151.00 ➝ $138.00High
3/30/2020Royal Bank of CanadaInitiated CoverageSector Perform$144.00High
3/20/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetOverweight$195.00 ➝ $175.00Medium
3/10/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight$180.00 ➝ $176.00High
2/20/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$165.00 ➝ $188.00Low
2/20/2020Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetOutperform$184.00 ➝ $191.00Low
2/20/2020UBS GroupBoost Price TargetSell$148.00 ➝ $151.00Low
2/20/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$176.00 ➝ $180.00Low
2/19/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$154.00 ➝ $162.00Low
1/22/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$150.00 ➝ $155.00Low
1/22/2020Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingOutperform$165.00 ➝ $184.00Low
1/7/2020Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$162.00 ➝ $176.00Medium
11/27/2019Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$174.00N/A
11/21/2019Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$174.00Medium
10/31/2019William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformMedium
10/10/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$163.00 ➝ $164.00Low
9/23/2019Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$166.00Low
8/26/2019Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetOutperform$137.00 ➝ $165.00Low
7/31/2019Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetNeutral$146.00 ➝ $155.00Low
7/10/2019UBS GroupBoost Price TargetSell$119.00 ➝ $124.00Low
5/5/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingBuy$155.00Low
5/2/2019Morgan StanleySet Price TargetHold$132.00Low
5/2/2019SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetHold$150.00Low
5/2/2019UBS GroupBoost Price TargetSell ➝ Sell$111.00 ➝ $119.00Medium
4/23/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftSet Price TargetHold$137.00Low
4/9/2019UBS GroupBoost Price TargetSell ➝ Sell$106.00 ➝ $111.00Low
3/12/2019UBS GroupBoost Price TargetSell ➝ Sell$100.00 ➝ $106.00Low
2/20/2019Robert W. BairdSet Price TargetOutperform$128.00 ➝ $137.00Low
1/8/2019Morgan StanleySet Price TargetHold$119.00Low
1/8/2019UBS GroupLower Price TargetSell ➝ Sell$104.00 ➝ $100.00Medium
12/7/2018Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$125.00Medium
12/6/2018Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$135.00Medium
11/1/2018SunTrust BanksBoost Price Target$120.00Low
11/1/2018Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetOutperform$125.00 ➝ $133.00Low
10/23/2018Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$125.00Medium
9/13/2018Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingHold$113.00 ➝ $119.00Low
8/2/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Hold$108.00 ➝ $113.00Low
8/2/2018Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$90.00Low
8/1/2018SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingHold$109.00Low
7/19/2018Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingBuy$115.00Low
7/18/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Hold$107.00 ➝ $108.00Low
5/3/2018BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$108.00 ➝ $105.00Low
2/23/2018Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsSet Price TargetBuy$112.00Medium
2/22/2018SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetHold$105.00Medium
2/22/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingOutperform$105.00 ➝ $115.00Medium
2/22/2018Morgan StanleySet Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Hold$106.00 ➝ $107.00Medium
2/22/2018Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$109.00 ➝ $115.00Medium
2/22/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$100.00 ➝ $102.00Low
2/22/2018Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$96.00 ➝ $106.00Low
2/22/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$100.00Low
2/15/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$90.00 ➝ $100.00Medium
1/31/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$91.00 ➝ $106.00Low
1/19/2018Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$100.00Medium
12/22/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingBuy$106.00Low
12/10/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$90.00Low
12/8/2017Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$108.00Low
12/1/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsSet Price TargetBuy$101.00Medium
11/8/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$89.00N/A
11/2/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$83.00N/A
11/2/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$85.00 ➝ $92.00N/A
11/2/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$86.00 ➝ $105.00N/A
11/2/2017Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$83.00 ➝ $90.00N/A
11/2/2017BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$83.00 ➝ $91.00N/A
11/1/2017SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingHold$85.00N/A
11/1/2017Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$92.00N/A
11/1/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuyN/A
10/23/2017Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$82.00 ➝ $83.00N/A
10/13/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$78.00N/A
9/15/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$83.00Low
8/21/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsSet Price TargetBuy$90.00Medium
8/4/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHoldLow
8/3/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutral$80.00 ➝ $85.00Medium
8/3/2017SunTrust BanksDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$85.00Medium
7/18/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight$83.00 ➝ $82.00Low
7/14/2017BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$81.00 ➝ $83.00Low
7/14/2017UBS GroupReiterated RatingSell$71.00 ➝ $75.00Low
5/9/2017Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform ➝ Sector Perform$85.00 ➝ $82.00Low
5/5/2017MacquarieUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$90.00 ➝ $95.00Medium
5/3/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$87.00 ➝ $75.00High
5/2/2017Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$92.00High
3/20/2017BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform$87.00 ➝ $85.00Low
2/22/2017Royal Bank of CanadaSet Price TargetHold$86.00N/A
2/22/2017Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingOverweightN/A
2/15/2017Susquehanna BancsharesReiterated RatingPositive ➝ NeutralN/A
1/20/2017Royal Bank of CanadaInitiated CoverageSector Perform$88.00N/A
1/18/2017Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$87.00N/A
12/9/2016Cantor FitzgeraldSet Price TargetBuy$92.00N/A
12/7/2016Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold$85.00N/A
11/3/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHoldN/A
11/2/2016Cantor FitzgeraldSet Price TargetBuy$87.00N/A
(Data available from 9/24/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.09 (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).

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Verisk Analytics logo
Verisk Analytics, Inc. is a data analytics provider, which engages in the provision of data analytics for customers in insurance, energy markets and financial services. It operates through the following segments: Insurance, Energy & Specialized Markets, and Financial Services. The Insurance segment serves insurance customers and focuses on the prediction of loss, the selection and pricing of risk, and compliance. The Energy & Specialized Markets segment provides data analytics services. It also provides research and consulting services focusing on exploration strategies and screening, asset development and acquisition, commodity markets and corporate analysis. The Financial Services segment maintains bank account consortia to provide competitive benchmarking, decisioning algorithms, business intelligence, and customized analytic services to financial institutions, payment networks and processors, alternative lenders, regulators and merchants. The company was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Jersey City, NJ.
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Today's Range

Now: $208.97
Low: $203.95
High: $210.12

50 Day Range

MA: $195.66
Low: $184.31
High: $208.97

52 Week Range

Now: $208.97
Low: $159.79
High: $210.66


908,770 shs

Average Volume

936,355 shs

Market Capitalization

$33.72 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Verisk Analytics?

The following equities research analysts have issued research reports on Verisk Analytics in the last year: Barclays PLC, BMO Capital Markets, Credit Suisse Group AG, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, Morgan Stanley, Raymond James, Truist, UBS Group AG, William Blair, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for Verisk Analytics?

8 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Verisk Analytics in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $206.88, suggesting a possible downside of 1.0%. Barclays PLC has the highest price target set, predicting VRSK will reach $250.00 in the next twelve months. UBS Group AG has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $177.00 for Verisk Analytics in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Verisk Analytics?

Verisk Analytics currently has 3 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe VRSK will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Verisk Analytics.
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How do I contact Verisk Analytics' investor relations team?

Verisk Analytics' physical mailing address is 545 WASHINGTON BOULEVARD, JERSEY CITY NJ, 07310. The business services provider's listed phone number is (201) 469-3000 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Verisk Analytics is