NYSE:AOS - A. O. Smith Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $62.17
  • Forecasted Upside: -8.77 %
  • Number of Analysts: 8
  • Breakdown:
  • 1 Sell Ratings
  • 5 Hold Ratings
  • 2 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for AOS

Analyst Price Target is $62.17
▼ -8.77% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 8 analysts offering 12 month price targets for A. O. Smith in the last 3 months. The average price target is $62.17, with a high forecast of $85.00 and a low forecast of $40.00. The average price target represents a -8.77% upside from the last price of $68.14.

This chart shows the closing price for AOS 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 8 polled investment analysts is to hold stock in A. O. Smith. This Hold consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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

Latest Recommendations

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

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/10/2021Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$78.00 ➝ $85.00High
5/3/2021Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$78.00 ➝ $85.00High
4/30/2021The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Price TargetSell$35.00 ➝ $40.00Medium
4/5/2021Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$65.00 ➝ $67.00Low
2/2/2021DA DavidsonReiterated RatingBuyLow
2/1/2021Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$65.00 ➝ $72.00Low
11/3/2020DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetBuy$55.00 ➝ $62.00Low
10/30/2020Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$62.00 ➝ $65.00High
10/23/2020Smith Barney CitigroupInitiated CoverageNeutralLow
10/23/2020Citigroup Inc. 3% Minimum Coupon Principal Protected Based Upon RussellInitiated CoverageNeutral$59.00Low
10/13/2020UBS GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$54.00 ➝ $60.00Medium
9/17/2020Rosenblatt SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$47.00 ➝ $62.00High
8/3/2020Rosenblatt SecuritiesLower Price TargetNeutral$48.00 ➝ $47.00Low
7/30/2020Rosenblatt SecuritiesReiterated RatingHold$48.00High
7/30/2020OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldHigh
7/10/2020Rosenblatt SecuritiesReiterated RatingHold$48.00Low
6/23/2020Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost Price TargetNeutral$45.00 ➝ $48.00High
6/17/2020Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetNeutral$45.00 ➝ $49.00Low
5/29/2020UBS GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$54.00High
5/15/2020Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost Price TargetNeutral$44.00 ➝ $45.00High
5/7/2020Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost Price TargetNeutral$41.00 ➝ $44.00Low
5/6/2020CfraLower Price TargetStrong Sell$39.00 ➝ $32.00Low
5/6/2020Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetNeutral$39.00 ➝ $45.00High
5/6/2020Boenning ScattergoodUpgradeNeutral ➝ OutperformHigh
4/2/2020Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageBuy$45.00Low
2/26/2020StephensLower Price TargetEqual Weight$44.00 ➝ $38.00High
2/26/2020Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$53.00 ➝ $45.00High
1/30/2020Northcoast ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralLow
1/29/2020Robert W. BairdLower Price TargetOutperform$54.00 ➝ $53.00Medium
1/28/2020OppenheimerInitiated CoverageHoldMedium
1/28/2020Rosenblatt SecuritiesInitiated CoverageHold$51.00High
12/22/2019Rosenblatt SecuritiesReiterated RatingHold$52.00Low
12/6/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageSell$43.00Low
11/7/2019Rosenblatt SecuritiesInitiated CoverageNeutral$52.00Low
10/2/2019Northcoast ResearchReiterated RatingBuyMedium
7/10/2019Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageHoldLow
6/7/2019DA DavidsonLower Price TargetBuy$58.00Low
5/20/2019Edward JonesDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
5/1/2019Boenning ScattergoodDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$52.98Medium
4/10/2019Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetOutperform$56.00 ➝ $62.00Low
3/12/2019KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$53.00 ➝ $60.00Low
1/30/2019BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$53.00Low
1/29/2019OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldLow
1/29/2019Boenning ScattergoodReiterated RatingBuyMedium
11/19/2018StephensInitiated CoverageEqual ➝ Equal Weight$50.00Low
10/31/2018BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$73.00 ➝ $66.00Low
10/30/2018OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldHigh
10/10/2018Robert W. BairdLower Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$68.00 ➝ $58.00High
10/2/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageSell ➝ Sell$50.00Medium
9/18/2018OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldHigh
7/26/2018SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingBuy$71.00Low
7/26/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$73.00Medium
7/25/2018OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldMedium
7/25/2018Boenning ScattergoodReiterated RatingBuy$75.00High
4/27/2018Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetHold ➝ Hold$63.00 ➝ $67.00Low
4/26/2018DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$72.00 ➝ $73.00Low
4/12/2018DA DavidsonInitiated CoverageBuy$72.00Low
4/4/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyHigh
3/22/2018Boenning ScattergoodUpgradeNeutral ➝ OutperformHigh
1/31/2018Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$70.00Medium
1/30/2018Boenning ScattergoodReiterated RatingHoldLow
1/26/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$78.00Low
12/11/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$59.00Medium
10/27/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$68.00N/A
10/26/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$61.00N/A
10/25/2017Boenning ScattergoodDowngradeOutperform ➝ NeutralN/A
10/12/2017SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingBuy$65.00N/A
10/12/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$59.00N/A
10/4/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$64.00Low
9/12/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldLow
9/6/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$60.00Low
8/24/2017Robert W. BairdSet Price TargetBuy$61.00Low
8/11/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$56.00Low
7/28/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$60.00Low
7/26/2017Boenning ScattergoodReiterated RatingBuyLow
7/14/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuyLow
6/1/2017Jefferies Financial GroupSet Price TargetBuy$60.00Low
4/28/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingOverweight ➝ Sector WeightLow
2/3/2017Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetHold$49.00 ➝ $50.00N/A
10/6/2016KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$107.00N/A
9/23/2016Jefferies Financial GroupLower Price TargetBuy$55.50 ➝ $43.00N/A
8/8/2016BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetBuy$53.00N/A
7/14/2016SunTrust BanksLower Price TargetBuy$51.50 ➝ $45.00N/A
(Data available from 6/23/2016 forward)
A. O. Smith logo
A. O. Smith Corporation manufactures and markets residential and commercial gas and electric water heaters, boilers, tanks, and water treatment products in North America, China, Europe, and India. It operates through two segments, North America and Rest of World. The company offers water heaters for residences, restaurants, hotels and motels, office buildings, laundries, car washes, and small businesses; residential and commercial boilers for space heating applications in hospitals, schools, hotels, and other commercial buildings; and water treatment products, including on-the-go filtration bottles, point-of-use carbon and reverse osmosis products, point-of-entry water softeners, and whole-home water filtration products for residences, restaurants, hotels, and offices. It also provides food and beverage filtration products; expansion tanks, commercial solar water heating systems, swimming pool and spa heaters, and related products and parts; and heat pumps, combi-boilers, solar tank units, and air purification products. The company offers its products primarily under the A. O. Smith, State, Lochinvar, and water softener brands. It distributes its products through independent wholesale plumbing distributors, as well as through retail channels consisting of hardware and home center chains, and manufacturer representative firms; and offers Aquasana branded products directly to consumers through e-commerce, as well as other online retailers. The company was founded in 1874 and is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
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Today's Range

Now: $68.14
Low: $67.75
High: $68.72

50 Day Range

MA: $69.11
Low: $66.05
High: $72.25

52 Week Range

Now: $68.14
Low: $43.88
High: $73.05


874,124 shs

Average Volume

1,173,268 shs

Market Capitalization

$10.93 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of A. O. Smith?

The following Wall Street sell-side analysts have issued research reports on A. O. Smith in the last twelve months: Citigroup Inc. 3% Minimum Coupon Principal Protected Based Upon Russell, DA Davidson, Oppenheimer Holdings Inc., Rosenblatt Securities, Smith Barney Citigroup, Stifel Nicolaus, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., TheStreet, UBS Group AG, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for A. O. Smith?

6 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for A. O. Smith in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $62.17, suggesting a possible downside of 8.5%. Rosenblatt Securities has the highest price target set, predicting AOS will reach $85.00 in the next twelve months. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $40.00 for A. O. Smith in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for A. O. Smith?

A. O. Smith currently has 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings 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 AOS, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact A. O. Smith's investor relations team?

A. O. Smith's physical mailing address is 11270 WEST PARK PLACE, MILWAUKEE WI, 53224. The industrial products company's listed phone number is 414-359-4000 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for A. O. Smith is www.aosmith.com.