NYSE:AYI - Acuity Brands Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $196.86
  • Forecasted Upside: 0.32 %
  • Number of Analysts: 9
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 3 Hold Ratings
  • 6 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$196.22
▼ -3.14 (-1.58%)

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Analyst Price Target for AYI

Analyst Price Target is $196.86
▲ +0.32% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 9 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Acuity Brands in the last 3 months. The average price target is $196.86, with a high forecast of $235.00 and a low forecast of $124.71. The average price target represents a 0.32% upside from the last price of $196.22.

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Current Consensus is Buy

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

Past Monthly Recommendations

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6/12/2020
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9/10/2020
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12/9/2020
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3/9/2021
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6/7/2021
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9/5/2021
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11/4/2021
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12/4/2021

Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
11/24/2021Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuyLow
10/12/2021UBS GroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$163.00 ➝ $206.00Low
10/7/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageOverweight$218.00Medium
10/7/2021CowenBoost Price TargetOutperform$184.00 ➝ $223.00Medium
10/7/2021OppenheimerBoost Price TargetIn-Line ➝ Outperform$205.00 ➝ $225.00Medium
10/7/2021Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetOutperform$216.00 ➝ $235.00Medium
10/4/2021Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$212.00 ➝ $209.00Low
9/23/2021Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuyHigh
8/31/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$211.00 ➝ $212.00Low
7/2/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$206.00 ➝ $211.00Low
7/2/2021Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetOutperform$196.00 ➝ $220.00Low
7/1/2021OppenheimerInitiated CoverageBuy$205.00High
6/15/2021Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetOutperform$190.00 ➝ $196.00Medium
6/7/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$183.00 ➝ $206.00Low
4/26/2021OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform$190.00 ➝ $205.00N/A
4/18/2021OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform$190.00 ➝ $205.00Medium
4/5/2021Roth CapitalUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$165.00Low
4/5/2021The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$95.00 ➝ $166.00Low
4/1/2021William BlairUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformMedium
4/1/2021OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform$140.00 ➝ $190.00Low
4/1/2021CowenBoost Price TargetOutperform$133.00 ➝ $181.00High
4/1/2021Robert W. BairdUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$155.00 ➝ $190.00High
3/31/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$152.00 ➝ $186.00High
3/26/2021William BlairUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$124.71High
3/25/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$144.00 ➝ $152.00High
1/8/2021Roth CapitalReiterated RatingSellLow
1/8/2021CowenBoost Price TargetOutperform$122.00 ➝ $133.00High
1/5/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Outperform$134.00 ➝ $140.00N/A
11/19/2020OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform$125.00 ➝ $135.00Medium
9/15/2020UBS GroupInitiated CoverageSell$91.00High
8/25/2020OppenheimerInitiated CoverageBuy$135.00Low
7/1/2020CowenBoost Price TargetOutperform$115.00 ➝ $122.00Medium
7/1/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$109.00 ➝ $115.00High
6/23/2020Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$111.00 ➝ $109.00Low
6/18/2020Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetNeutral$80.00 ➝ $95.00High
6/15/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Sell$80.00Low
6/9/2020JMP SecuritiesDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformMedium
6/7/2020OppenheimerUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$135.00High
6/1/2020OppenheimerInitiated CoverageHoldLow
4/3/2020Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$113.00 ➝ $111.00Medium
4/3/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetOverweight$114.00 ➝ $100.00Medium
4/1/2020JMP SecuritiesLower Price TargetMarket Outperform$152.00 ➝ $101.00High
3/27/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Outperform$113.00 ➝ $145.00Medium
3/16/2020Roth CapitalLower Price Target$100.00 ➝ $50.00High
1/6/2020Roth CapitalBoost Price TargetSell$95.00 ➝ $100.00Medium
1/3/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$138.00 ➝ $155.00Low
12/17/2019Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$140.00 ➝ $144.00High
10/18/2019JMP SecuritiesLower Price TargetOutperform ➝ Market Outperform$166.00 ➝ $160.00Low
10/16/2019OppenheimerDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformMedium
10/16/2019Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$148.00 ➝ $126.00Medium
10/3/2019OppenheimerLower Price TargetOutperform$150.00 ➝ $140.00Medium
10/3/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetOutperform$155.00 ➝ $138.00High
10/3/2019Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$154.00 ➝ $140.00High
9/24/2019William BlairReiterated RatingHoldMedium
9/19/2019Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$148.00 ➝ $154.00Low
7/3/2019Roth CapitalSet Price TargetSell$95.00Low
7/3/2019CIBCBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$145.00 ➝ $150.00Low
7/3/2019OppenheimerReiterated RatingOutperform$150.00 ➝ $145.00Medium
6/5/2019Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$155.00 ➝ $148.00Low
6/4/2019OppenheimerLower Price TargetOutperform$160.00 ➝ $145.00High
4/4/2019Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$150.00 ➝ $160.00Medium
4/4/2019JMP SecuritiesBoost Price TargetMarket Outperform ➝ Market Outperform$176.00 ➝ $184.00Low
4/4/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Buy$146.00 ➝ $155.00Low
3/20/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$121.00Low
3/6/2019Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$128.00 ➝ $148.00Medium
1/11/2019OppenheimerLower Price Target$170.00 ➝ $166.00Low
1/4/2019Roth CapitalSet Price TargetSell$90.00Medium
1/3/2019Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingMarket Perform$135.00 ➝ $128.00High
1/2/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$161.00 ➝ $159.00Low
12/20/2018Roth CapitalSet Price TargetSell$150.00Low
10/12/2018Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$135.00Medium
10/4/2018JMP SecuritiesSet Price TargetBuy$170.00Medium
10/4/2018Robert W. BairdSet Price TargetBuy$175.00Medium
10/4/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$187.00 ➝ $161.00Low
10/3/2018CowenSet Price TargetBuy$180.00Low
9/20/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$140.00 ➝ $187.00High
9/12/2018JMP SecuritiesSet Price TargetBuy$170.00Low
9/12/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Sell$141.00 ➝ $126.00Low
9/7/2018Robert W. BairdUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$185.00High
7/5/2018JMP SecuritiesBoost Price TargetMarket Outperform ➝ Buy$150.00 ➝ $154.00High
4/16/2018Vertical ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
4/5/2018OppenheimerLower Price TargetOutperform$175.00 ➝ $155.00Low
4/5/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetMarket Perform$157.00 ➝ $140.00High
4/5/2018JMP SecuritiesUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$150.00High
4/5/2018Williams CapitalLower Price TargetHold$175.00 ➝ $151.00High
4/4/2018CowenSet Price TargetBuy$190.00High
4/2/2018Roth CapitalSet Price TargetSell$130.00 ➝ $105.00Medium
3/28/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$175.00 ➝ $157.00Low
3/22/2018William BlairDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformHigh
3/16/2018Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHold$168.00Low
1/11/2018Seaport Global SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy ➝ NeutralLow
1/10/2018Williams CapitalDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$204.00 ➝ $175.00Low
1/10/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingMarket Perform$185.00 ➝ $175.00Low
1/9/2018Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHold$198.00N/A
10/13/2017KeyCorpInitiated CoverageSector WeightN/A
10/10/2017OppenheimerReiterated RatingBuy$230.00 ➝ $200.00N/A
10/9/2017Wolfe ResearchDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformN/A
10/6/2017Seaport Global SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$225.00 ➝ $200.00N/A
10/5/2017Roth CapitalSet Price TargetSell$150.00 ➝ $130.00N/A
10/3/2017JMP SecuritiesUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Market Perform$183.00Low
9/19/2017Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$212.00 ➝ $178.00High
9/15/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$225.00 ➝ $185.00High
7/11/2017Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageOutperform$237.00Low
7/4/2017Roth CapitalReiterated RatingSell$150.00Low
7/4/2017Robert W. BairdLower Price TargetOutperform$242.00 ➝ $200.00Low
7/4/2017OppenheimerLower Price TargetOutperform$265.00 ➝ $215.00Low
6/30/2017JMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingUnderperform$170.00 ➝ $183.00Low
6/30/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy$215.00 ➝ $245.00Low
6/30/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$215.00Low
6/30/2017CowenLower Price TargetOutperform$230.00 ➝ $226.00Low
6/27/2017Roth CapitalSet Price TargetSell$150.00Low
6/19/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingOutperform$210.00 ➝ $206.00Low
6/6/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingOutperform$196.00 ➝ $200.00Low
5/30/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy$245.00 ➝ $215.00Low
4/11/2017GuggenheimInitiated CoverageNeutral$181.00Low
4/6/2017Roth CapitalSet Price TargetSell$150.00Low
4/6/2017JMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingUnderperform$185.00 ➝ $155.00Medium
4/6/2017OppenheimerReiterated RatingOutperform$265.00 ➝ $215.00Medium
4/6/2017Robert W. BairdLower Price TargetOutperform$242.00 ➝ $200.00Medium
4/5/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetBuy$275.00 ➝ $245.00Low
4/5/2017Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetBuy$240.00 ➝ $209.00Medium
4/5/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$256.00 ➝ $186.00Medium
3/31/2017Roth CapitalReiterated RatingSell$150.00Low
3/28/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyHigh
3/22/2017Roth CapitalSet Price TargetSell$150.00Low
3/14/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetBuy$280.00 ➝ $275.00Low
2/14/2017OppenheimerReiterated RatingOutperform$265.00N/A
1/27/2017Roth CapitalDowngradeNeutral ➝ Sell$150.00N/A
1/11/2017OppenheimerReiterated RatingOutperform$295.00 ➝ $265.00N/A
1/11/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingOutperformN/A
1/10/2017Robert W. BairdUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$265.00 ➝ $242.00N/A
1/10/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$240.00N/A
12/22/2016OppenheimerReiterated RatingOutperform$295.00N/A
12/20/2016Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$272.00 ➝ $265.00N/A
12/8/2016JMP SecuritiesInitiated CoverageUnderperform$200.00N/A
(Data available from 12/5/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.50 (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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5/9/2021
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6/8/2021
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Current Sentiment

  • 3 very positive mentions
  • 10 positive mentions
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Acuity Brands logo
Acuity Brands, Inc. engages in the provision of lighting and building management solutions and services. The firm caters commercial, institutional, industrial, infrastructure and residential applications for various markets. It offers luminaires, lighting controls, controllers for various building systems, power supplies, prismatic skylights, and drivers as well as integrated systems for various indoor and outdoor applications. The company was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Atlanta, GA.
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Today's Range

Now: $196.22
Low: $193.87
High: $201.48

50 Day Range

MA: $205.04
Low: $173.37
High: $224.23

52 Week Range

Now: $196.22
Low: $112.10
High: $224.59

Volume

280,293 shs

Average Volume

248,723 shs

Market Capitalization

$6.87 billion

P/E Ratio

23.36

Dividend Yield

0.26%

Beta

1.61

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Acuity Brands?

The following equities research analysts have issued stock ratings on Acuity Brands in the last twelve months: Cowen Inc, Credit Suisse Group AG, Oppenheimer Holdings Inc., Robert W. Baird, Roth Capital, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., UBS Group AG, Wells Fargo & Company, William Blair, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for Acuity Brands?

9 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Acuity Brands in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $196.86, suggesting a possible upside of 0.3%. Robert W. Baird has the highest price target set, predicting AYI will reach $235.00 in the next twelve months. William Blair has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $124.71 for Acuity Brands in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Acuity Brands?

Acuity Brands 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 AYI will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Acuity Brands.
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What other companies compete with Acuity Brands?

How do I contact Acuity Brands' investor relations team?

Acuity Brands' physical mailing address is 1170 PEACHTREE STREET NE SUITE 2300, ATLANTA GA, 30309. The electronics maker's listed phone number is (404) 853-1400 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Acuity Brands is www.acuitybrands.com.