NASDAQ:WWD - Woodward Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $114.57
  • Forecasted Upside: -5.72 %
  • Number of Analysts: 7
  • Breakdown:
  • 1 Sell Ratings
  • 5 Hold Ratings
  • 1 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for WWD

Analyst Price Target is $114.57
▼ -5.72% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 7 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Woodward in the last 3 months. The average price target is $114.57, with a high forecast of $151.00 and a low forecast of $47.00. The average price target represents a -5.72% upside from the last price of $121.52.

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

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 7 polled investment analysts is to hold stock in Woodward. This Hold consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 2 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
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  • 3 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
  • 0 strong buy ratings
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  • 4 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
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  • 4 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
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  • 1 sell ratings
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  • 5 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
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  • 5 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings

Latest Recommendations

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  • 5 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/12/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$130.00Medium
5/4/2021Truist SecuritiesBoost Price Target$108.00 ➝ $118.00High
5/4/2021TruistBoost Price Target$108.00 ➝ $118.00Medium
5/4/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$147.00 ➝ $151.00High
2/2/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$146.00 ➝ $147.00Low
1/11/2021TruistUpgradeSell ➝ Hold$70.00 ➝ $101.00Low
12/13/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$108.00Low
12/4/2020BarclaysDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$130.00Medium
11/20/2020TruistBoost Price Target$51.00 ➝ $70.00Low
11/20/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$100.00 ➝ $121.00Medium
9/18/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetIn-Line ➝ Outperform$90.00 ➝ $100.00High
9/10/2020BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$80.00 ➝ $100.00Medium
8/7/2020OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldLow
8/7/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$75.00 ➝ $90.00Medium
7/15/2020SunTrust BanksDowngradeHold ➝ Sell$47.00High
6/9/2020Alembic Global AdvisorsUpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$117.00High
6/1/2020BarclaysUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$80.00Medium
5/5/2020Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingHoldMedium
5/5/2020SunTrust BanksLower Price TargetHold$50.00 ➝ $47.00High
5/5/2020CSFBLower Price TargetOutperform$77.00 ➝ $75.00High
5/5/2020Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$77.00 ➝ $75.00High
5/4/2020OppenheimerInitiated CoverageHoldMedium
4/29/2020BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual Weight$59.00 ➝ $56.00Medium
4/6/2020Credit Suisse GroupLower Price Target$144.00 ➝ $77.00High
4/6/2020Wood & CompanyDowngradeOverweight ➝ NeutralHigh
4/6/2020Alembic Global AdvisorsDowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$55.00High
3/5/2020Wood & CompanyReiterated RatingSellHigh
2/4/2020Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$145.00 ➝ $144.00High
1/13/2020Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$110.00 ➝ $145.00High
12/4/2019Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$108.00 ➝ $135.00High
11/20/2019Barrington ResearchDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformHigh
10/21/2019Barrington ResearchSet Price TargetBuy$119.00Low
9/4/2019Barrington ResearchSet Price TargetBuy$119.00Low
8/26/2019Wood & CompanyReiterated RatingSellLow
6/14/2019SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Hold$118.00 ➝ $110.00High
5/7/2019Wood & CompanyReiterated RatingHoldLow
4/30/2019SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetBuy$118.00Low
4/30/2019Wood & CompanyReiterated RatingHoldHigh
4/23/2019Barrington ResearchSet Price TargetBuy$110.00Medium
4/17/2019William BlairInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ OutperformHigh
4/2/2019Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$96.00 ➝ $110.00Low
2/5/2019Wood & CompanyReiterated RatingSellLow
1/29/2019Barrington ResearchBoost Price TargetOutperform$96.00Low
1/29/2019SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetBuy$97.00Low
12/11/2018Barrington ResearchSet Price TargetBuy$90.00Medium
12/10/2018Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$81.00 ➝ $83.00Medium
12/6/2018Wood & CompanyReiterated RatingSellLow
11/20/2018SunTrust BanksUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$80.00 ➝ $96.00Low
11/9/2018Barrington ResearchUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$98.00Medium
11/8/2018Wood & CompanyReiterated RatingHoldMedium
11/8/2018Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$78.00 ➝ $81.00High
10/30/2018Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingHoldLow
9/26/2018Wood & CompanyReiterated RatingBuy$99.00Low
8/1/2018Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingHoldMedium
7/30/2018Wood & CompanyReiterated RatingHoldHigh
7/13/2018Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingHoldLow
4/24/2018Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$81.00 ➝ $78.00High
4/24/2018Wood & CompanyReiterated RatingHoldLow
3/29/2018BarclaysInitiated CoverageEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$81.00Low
3/19/2018StephensSet Price TargetBuy$89.00Medium
2/6/2018Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingMarket PerformHigh
1/23/2018Barrington ResearchInitiated CoverageMarket PerformLow
1/23/2018Wood & CompanyReiterated RatingHoldLow
12/10/2017CowenReiterated RatingHold$62.00Low
11/9/2017CowenReiterated RatingHold$62.00N/A
11/9/2017SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetHold$77.00N/A
10/26/2017OppenheimerReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Market Perform$82.00N/A
10/26/2017Wood & CompanyDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformN/A
7/25/2017Wood & CompanyReiterated RatingBuy$80.00High
7/14/2017CIBCInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Outperform$82.00Low
7/14/2017OppenheimerInitiated CoverageOutperform$82.00High
7/13/2017Wood & CompanyInitiated CoverageOutperform$82.00High
6/22/2017CL KingInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$79.00High
4/21/2017CowenReiterated RatingMarket Perform$58.00 ➝ $62.00Low
4/13/2017StephensInitiated CoverageOverweight$82.00Low
1/19/2017SunTrust BanksInitiated CoverageHold$69.00N/A
11/18/2016Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$59.00 ➝ $62.00N/A
9/16/2016Barrington ResearchInitiated CoverageMarket PerformN/A
7/20/2016Jefferies Financial GroupSet Price TargetHold$59.00N/A
7/15/2016Maxim GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$60.00 ➝ $70.00N/A
(Data available from 6/21/2016 forward)
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Woodward, Inc. designs, manufactures, and services control solutions for the aerospace and industrial markets worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Aerospace and Industrial. The Aerospace segment offers fuel pumps, metering units, actuators, air valves, specialty valves, fuel nozzles, and thrust reverser actuation systems for turbine engines and nacelles; and flight deck controls, actuators, servo controls, and motors and sensors for aircraft that are used on commercial and private aircraft and rotorcraft, as well as on military fixed-wing aircraft and rotorcraft, guided weapons, and other defense systems. It also provides aftermarket maintenance, repair and overhaul, and other services to commercial airlines, repair facilities, military depots, third party repair shops, and other end users. This segment sells its products to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), tier-one suppliers, and various contractors, as well as through aftermarket sales of components, such as provisioning spares or replacements, and spare parts. The Industrial segment designs, produces, and services systems and products for the management of fuel, air, fluids, gases, motion, combustion, and electricity. Its products include actuators, valves, pumps, fuel injection systems, solenoids, ignition systems, speed controls, electronics and software, power converters, sensors, and other devices that measure, communicate, and protect electrical distribution systems for use in industrial gas turbines, steam turbines, reciprocating engines, electric power generation and power distribution systems, wind turbines, and compressors. This segment sells its aftermarket products, and other related services to OEMs through an independent network of distributors, as well as directly to end users. The company was founded in 1870 and is headquartered in Fort Collins, Colorado.
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Today's Range

Now: $121.52
Low: $118.39
High: $122.01

50 Day Range

MA: $123.42
Low: $117.57
High: $129.93

52 Week Range

Now: $121.52
Low: $71.22
High: $130.75


328,753 shs

Average Volume

274,856 shs

Market Capitalization

$7.72 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Woodward?

The following sell-side analysts have issued reports on Woodward in the last twelve months: Barclays PLC, Credit Suisse Group AG, Oppenheimer Holdings Inc., SunTrust Banks, Inc., The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., TheStreet, Truist, Truist Securities, and Wells Fargo & Company.
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What is the current price target for Woodward?

7 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Woodward in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $114.57, suggesting a possible downside of 5.7%. Credit Suisse Group AG has the highest price target set, predicting WWD will reach $151.00 in the next twelve months. SunTrust Banks, Inc. has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $47.00 for Woodward in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Woodward?

Woodward currently has 1 sell rating, 5 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 WWD, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact Woodward's investor relations team?

Woodward's physical mailing address is 1081 WOODWARD WAY, FORT COLLINS CO, 80524. The technology company's listed phone number is 970-482-5811 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Woodward is