Virtus Investment Partners - VRTS Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $199.00
  • Forecasted Upside: -7.17%
  • Number of Analysts: 2
  • Breakdown:
  • 1 Sell Ratings
  • 0 Hold Ratings
  • 1 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$214.36
▲ +0.65 (0.30%)

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Analyst Price Target for VRTS

Analyst Price Target is $199.00
▼ -7.17% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 2 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Virtus Investment Partners in the last 3 months. The average price target is $199.00, with a high forecast of $248.00 and a low forecast of $150.00. The average price target represents a -7.17% upside from the last price of $214.36.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 2 polled investment analysts is to hold stock in Virtus Investment Partners. This rating has held steady since March 2022, when it changed from a Sell consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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8/7/2021
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11/5/2021
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2/3/2022
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5/4/2022
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8/2/2022
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10/31/2022
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12/30/2022
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1/29/2023

Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
1/19/2023Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweight$134.00 ➝ $150.00Low
10/28/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetUnderweight$142.00 ➝ $134.00Low
10/11/2022Piper SandlerLower Target$268.00 ➝ $248.00N/A
10/3/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetUnderweight$158.00 ➝ $156.00Low
8/1/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetUnderweight$159.00 ➝ $158.00Low
7/25/2022Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweight$155.00 ➝ $159.00Low
7/15/2022Piper SandlerLower TargetOverweight$289.00 ➝ $268.00Low
6/30/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetUnderweight$203.00 ➝ $155.00Low
6/16/2022Piper SandlerLower TargetOverweight$300.00 ➝ $289.00High
5/18/2022Piper SandlerLower TargetOverweight$325.00 ➝ $300.00High
5/2/2022Piper SandlerLower Target$375.00 ➝ $325.00Medium
4/26/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetUnderweight$240.00 ➝ $221.00High
4/8/2022Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Underweight$393.00 ➝ $240.00High
3/18/2022Piper SandlerLower TargetOverweight$400.00 ➝ $375.00High
8/5/2021Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$400.00High
7/19/2021Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$334.00 ➝ $331.00High
7/9/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$320.00 ➝ $334.00High
5/4/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$295.00 ➝ $320.00High
4/15/2021Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$298.00 ➝ $295.00Low
4/8/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$275.00 ➝ $298.00Medium
2/4/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$256.00 ➝ $275.00Low
2/3/2021BarclaysBoost TargetPositive ➝ Overweight$280.00 ➝ $315.00Low
1/25/2021BarclaysBoost TargetOverweight$270.00 ➝ $280.00High
1/20/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$250.00 ➝ $256.00Low
1/11/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$190.00 ➝ $250.00Medium
10/27/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$167.00 ➝ $190.00High
10/26/2020Piper SandlerBoost TargetOverweight$200.00 ➝ $267.00High
10/26/2020BarclaysBoost TargetOverweight$180.00 ➝ $215.00High
10/15/2020Piper SandlerBoost TargetOverweight$190.00 ➝ $200.00High
10/9/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$159.00 ➝ $167.00Low
7/28/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$133.00 ➝ $159.00Low
7/27/2020Piper SandlerBoost TargetOverweight$150.00 ➝ $185.00Low
7/27/2020BarclaysBoost TargetOverweight$150.00 ➝ $170.00High
7/17/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingBuy$150.00Medium
7/15/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$128.00 ➝ $133.00Low
7/10/2020Bank of AmericaBoost TargetBuy$140.00 ➝ $154.00Low
7/2/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$90.00 ➝ $128.00Medium
6/15/2020BarclaysBoost TargetOutperform ➝ Overweight$105.00 ➝ $118.00High
5/6/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$85.00 ➝ $90.00Low
5/4/2020BarclaysBoost TargetOverweight$95.00 ➝ $105.00Low
4/16/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingBuy$95.00High
4/15/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$82.00 ➝ $85.00High
4/8/2020Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$105.00 ➝ $82.00Medium
3/23/2020Bank of AmericaLower TargetBuy$103.00 ➝ $74.00High
3/13/2020Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$132.00 ➝ $105.00High
2/18/2020Piper SandlerBoost TargetOverweight$144.00 ➝ $155.00Low
2/3/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$122.00 ➝ $132.00High
2/3/2020BarclaysUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$128.00 ➝ $145.00High
1/23/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$128.00Low
12/12/2019Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$115.00 ➝ $117.00Medium
12/11/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$114.00Medium
10/14/2019Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyMedium
10/9/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$105.00High
10/8/2019Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$108.00 ➝ $106.00High
10/8/2019Bank of AmericaLower TargetNeutral$123.00 ➝ $110.00High
8/5/2019Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$118.00 ➝ $108.00Low
7/9/2019Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$121.00 ➝ $118.00Medium
6/6/2019Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$130.00 ➝ $118.00Low
5/2/2019Morgan StanleySet TargetHold$121.00Low
4/26/2019Morgan StanleySet TargetHold$112.00Low
4/12/2019Bank of AmericaBoost TargetNeutral$119.00 ➝ $125.00Low
4/9/2019Bank of AmericaSet TargetHold$119.00High
2/19/2019BarclaysBoost TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$90.00 ➝ $95.00Medium
2/8/2019Morgan StanleySet TargetHold$92.00Low
1/14/2019Credit Suisse GroupSet TargetOutperform$150.00 ➝ $113.00Medium
12/20/2018Sandler O'NeillInitiated CoverageBuy$94.00Medium
12/6/2018Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$115.00 ➝ $100.00High
11/14/2018Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight ➝ Hold$147.00 ➝ $111.00Low
10/29/2018BarclaysLower TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$140.00 ➝ $115.00Medium
10/29/2018Credit Suisse GroupSet TargetBuy$150.00Medium
10/9/2018Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight ➝ Hold$145.00 ➝ $147.00Medium
7/30/2018BarclaysBoost TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$132.00 ➝ $140.00Medium
7/30/2018Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform ➝ Buy$174.00 ➝ $175.00Medium
7/13/2018Sandler O'NeillSet TargetHold$140.00Medium
7/12/2018Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$137.00 ➝ $144.00Low
4/30/2018BarclaysBoost TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$130.00 ➝ $132.00Low
4/23/2018BarclaysLower TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$140.00 ➝ $130.00Low
4/11/2018Sandler O'NeillReiterated RatingHold$131.00Low
4/10/2018Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$136.00 ➝ $135.00Low
3/15/2018Sandler O'NeillReiterated RatingHold$142.00Medium
2/12/2018Sandler O'NeillSet TargetHold$131.00Low
2/7/2018Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$127.00 ➝ $136.00Low
2/6/2018Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$166.00 ➝ $173.00Low
2/5/2018Sandler O'NeillSet TargetHold$136.00High
2/5/2018BarclaysBoost TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$133.00 ➝ $140.00High
(Data available from 1/29/2018 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.73 (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).

News Sentiment Over Time

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  • 2 very positive mentions
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  • 2 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
7/3/2022
  • 2 very positive mentions
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  • 2 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
8/2/2022
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9/1/2022
  • 1 very positive mentions
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10/1/2022
  • 4 very positive mentions
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  • 1 negative mentions
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10/31/2022
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11/30/2022
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12/30/2022
  • 5 very positive mentions
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  • 0 negative mentions
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1/29/2023

Current Sentiment

  • 5 very positive mentions
  • 5 positive mentions
  • 0 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions
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Virtus Investment Partners, Inc. is an asset management company, which engages in the provision of investment management and related services to individuals and institutions. It offers financial solutions and products such as mutual funds, managed accounts, institutional, closed-end funds, Virtus variable insurance trust funds, and other portfolio. The company was founded on November 1, 1995, and is headquartered in Hartford, CT.
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Today's Range

Now: $214.36
Low: $212.63
High: $215.78

50 Day Range

MA: $198.65
Low: $184.45
High: $218.42

52 Week Range

Now: $214.36
Low: $141.80
High: $273.03

Volume

44,345 shs

Average Volume

67,768 shs

Market Capitalization

$1.55 billion

P/E Ratio

12.57

Dividend Yield

3.08%

Beta

1.63

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Virtus Investment Partners?

The following equities research analysts have issued research reports on Virtus Investment Partners in the last year: Morgan Stanley, Piper Sandler, and StockNews.com.
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What is the current price target for Virtus Investment Partners?

2 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Virtus Investment Partners in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $199.00, suggesting a possible downside of 7.2%. Piper Sandler has the highest price target set, predicting VRTS will reach $248.00 in the next twelve months. Morgan Stanley has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $150.00 for Virtus Investment Partners in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Virtus Investment Partners?

Virtus Investment Partners currently has 1 sell rating 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 VRTS, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact Virtus Investment Partners' investor relations team?

Virtus Investment Partners' physical mailing address is ONE FINANCIAL PLAZA, HARTFORD CT, 06103. The closed-end fund's listed phone number is (800) 248-7971 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Virtus Investment Partners is www.virtus.com. Learn More about contacing Virtus Investment Partners investor relations.