NYSE:CLB - Core Laboratories Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $26.42
  • Forecasted Upside: -10.15 %
  • Number of Analysts: 8
  • Breakdown:
  • 2 Sell Ratings
  • 6 Hold Ratings
  • 0 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for CLB

Analyst Price Target is $26.42
▼ -10.15% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 8 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Core Laboratories in the last 3 months. The average price target is $26.42, with a high forecast of $37.00 and a low forecast of $17.50. The average price target represents a -10.15% upside from the last price of $29.40.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 8 investment analysts is to hold stock in Core Laboratories. This Hold consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/20/2021Piper SandlerLower Price TargetNeutral$20.00 ➝ $17.50High
8/3/2021Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$40.00 ➝ $37.00Low
7/9/2021Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$40.00Low
6/14/2021CitigroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Sell$30.00 ➝ $36.00Medium
4/23/2021CitigroupLower Price Target$300.00 ➝ $36.00Low
3/25/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$33.00 ➝ $38.00High
1/11/2021Wolfe ResearchUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Market PerformMedium
12/18/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeNeutral ➝ Underweight$17.00 ➝ $18.00High
12/15/2020Smith Barney CitigroupBoost Price Target$16.00 ➝ $30.00Low
11/11/2020CowenLower Price TargetMarket Perform$26.00 ➝ $20.00Low
11/10/2020Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ OverweightHigh
10/26/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$24.00 ➝ $25.00Medium
10/23/2020Smith Barney CitigroupLower Price Target$21.00 ➝ $16.00Medium
10/13/2020Bank of AmericaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ NeutralHigh
9/29/2020ABN AmroUpgradeSell ➝ HoldLow
7/27/2020Piper SandlerBoost Price TargetNeutral$15.00 ➝ $16.00Medium
7/24/2020Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetHold$15.00 ➝ $22.00Low
7/16/2020ScotiabankDowngradeSector Outperform ➝ Sector Perform$19.00High
7/8/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$18.00 ➝ $24.00Low
5/19/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$12.00 ➝ $18.00High
4/27/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuyLow
4/24/2020Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetHold$14.00 ➝ $15.00Medium
4/19/2020ScotiabankLower Price Target$40.00 ➝ $13.00Medium
4/12/2020ScotiabankUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Sector Outperform$40.00 ➝ $13.00Low
4/7/2020Piper SandlerLower Price TargetNeutral$16.50 ➝ $7.50Low
3/18/2020Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetHold$17.00 ➝ $14.00High
3/17/2020Evercore ISIDowngradeHoldHigh
3/17/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutral$39.00 ➝ $16.00High
3/16/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$45.00 ➝ $12.00High
3/13/2020CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral$40.00 ➝ $11.00High
3/10/2020Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetHold$40.00 ➝ $17.00High
3/9/2020Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ UnderperformHigh
1/31/2020CowenLower Price TargetMarket Perform$39.00 ➝ $36.00High
1/30/2020Johnson RiceInitiated CoverageBuyHigh
1/14/2020Bernstein BankInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$38.80Medium
1/13/2020Sanford C. BernsteinInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$38.00 ➝ $38.80Medium
1/2/2020Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$50.00 ➝ $40.00Low
12/31/2019CowenLower Price TargetMarket Perform$42.00 ➝ $39.00High
12/31/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutral$50.00 ➝ $47.00High
12/10/2019CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$44.00 ➝ $46.00High
10/25/2019Bank of AmericaSet Price TargetBuy$48.00Low
10/18/2019CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral$51.00 ➝ $44.00High
10/17/2019ABN AmroDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
10/7/2019Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$65.00 ➝ $55.00Medium
9/11/2019CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral$54.00 ➝ $51.00High
7/12/2019Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$75.00 ➝ $70.00Low
7/10/2019Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$63.00High
6/26/2019Royal Bank of CanadaSet Price TargetBuy$77.00Medium
6/26/2019Piper Jaffray CompaniesSet Price TargetHold$52.00Medium
4/26/2019Stifel NicolausSet Price TargetBuy$75.00Low
2/25/2019Tudor PickeringUpgradeHold ➝ BuyLow
2/2/2019UBS GroupSet Price TargetHold$72.00Low
1/4/2019CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$76.00 ➝ $66.00Medium
12/26/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesSet Price TargetHold$70.00Low
12/19/2018Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$105.00 ➝ $75.00High
12/11/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$111.00 ➝ $79.00High
12/3/2018CowenSet Price TargetHold$82.00Medium
11/16/2018GuggenheimUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$120.00High
10/31/2018ABN AmroUpgradeSell ➝ BuyMedium
10/29/2018Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Hold$115.00 ➝ $105.00High
10/29/2018CowenLower Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$100.00 ➝ $90.00High
10/29/2018Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$117.00 ➝ $110.00High
10/29/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingHold$87.00High
10/26/2018Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform ➝ Buy$122.00 ➝ $105.00Medium
10/17/2018Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ NeutralMedium
10/11/2018Morgan StanleySet Price TargetHold$125.00 ➝ $115.00Medium
10/10/2018Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageUnderperform ➝ UnderperformHigh
10/5/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesSet Price TargetHold$95.00Low
9/18/2018Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageEqual ➝ Equal Weight$125.00High
9/17/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$118.00 ➝ $121.00Low
9/14/2018CitigroupSet Price TargetHold$116.00Low
9/10/2018Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageHold$117.00Medium
9/4/2018Edward JonesInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ BuyLow
8/13/2018CitigroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$117.00Low
7/27/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Hold$96.00N/A
7/27/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$121.00 ➝ $118.00Low
7/5/2018Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$130.00Low
7/2/2018CitigroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ SellHigh
7/2/2018ABN AmroDowngradeHold ➝ SellHigh
4/30/2018CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$117.00 ➝ $123.00Low
4/13/2018CowenSet Price TargetHold$98.00Low
3/15/2018Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$130.00 ➝ $107.94Medium
3/13/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$96.00Low
1/30/2018Royal Bank of CanadaSet Price TargetBuy$125.00Low
1/11/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$116.30 ➝ $109.00Medium
1/9/2018ABN AmroDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
12/21/2017Royal Bank of CanadaSet Price TargetBuy$110.00Low
12/7/2017Loop CapitalSet Price TargetBuy$115.00Low
10/25/2017UBS GroupLower Price TargetNeutral$110.00 ➝ $100.00N/A
10/25/2017ABN AmroUpgradeHold ➝ BuyN/A
10/25/2017Loop CapitalLower Price TargetBuy$125.00 ➝ $115.00N/A
10/25/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetHold$136.00N/A
10/23/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesSet Price TargetHold$97.00N/A
10/18/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuyN/A
10/10/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageBuy$109.00N/A
10/6/2017CowenSet Price TargetHold$100.00N/A
9/7/2017Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$115.00 ➝ $112.00Low
9/1/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$115.00N/A
9/1/2017CowenReiterated RatingHold$100.00Medium
8/24/2017Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$110.00Medium
8/7/2017Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$130.00 ➝ $125.00Medium
7/26/2017CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral$102.00 ➝ $100.00Low
7/26/2017UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutral$125.00 ➝ $110.00Low
7/26/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesSet Price TargetHold$97.00Medium
6/21/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweight$150.00 ➝ $130.00Low
6/17/2017Royal Bank of CanadaSet Price TargetBuy$145.00Low
4/22/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetHold$136.00Low
4/21/2017ABN AmroUpgradeHoldLow
4/21/2017Loop CapitalUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$125.00 ➝ $130.00Low
3/23/2017Tudor PickeringInitiated CoverageHoldLow
3/22/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetHold$133.00Low
3/11/2017CitigroupReiterated RatingNeutral$119.00 ➝ $117.00N/A
12/13/2016UBS GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$125.00N/A
12/7/2016StephensDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ Sell$91.00N/A
12/6/2016GuggenheimDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralN/A
10/22/2016CowenReiterated RatingMarket Perform$105.00N/A
10/11/2016CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$110.00 ➝ $115.00N/A
10/5/2016DA DavidsonInitiated CoverageBuy$136.00N/A
9/30/2016Loop CapitalInitiated CoverageHold$120.00N/A
9/28/2016CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral$116.00 ➝ $110.00N/A
(Data available from 9/28/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.15 (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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Core Laboratories NV engages in the provision of proprietary and patented reservoir description, production enhancement, and reservoir management services to the oil and gas industry. It operates through the following business segments: Reservoir Description and Production Enhancement. The Reservoir Description segment encompasses the characterization of petroleum reservoir rock, fluid, and gas samples and provides analytical and field services to characterize properties of crude oil and petroleum products. The Production Enhancement segment provides products and services relating to reservoir well completions, perforations, stimulations, and production. The company was founded in 1936 and is headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
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Today's Range

Now: $29.40
Low: $29.11
High: $30.34

50 Day Range

MA: $29.13
Low: $24.50
High: $35.16

52 Week Range

Now: $29.40
Low: $13.43
High: $49.87


5,024 shs

Average Volume

502,605 shs

Market Capitalization

$1.36 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Core Laboratories?

The following equities research analysts have issued research reports on Core Laboratories in the last twelve months: ABN Amro, Bank of America Co., Citigroup Inc., Cowen Inc, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Morgan Stanley, Piper Sandler, Smith Barney Citigroup, TheStreet, and Wolfe Research.
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What is the current price target for Core Laboratories?

6 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Core Laboratories in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $26.42, suggesting a possible downside of 9.0%. Morgan Stanley has the highest price target set, predicting CLB will reach $37.00 in the next twelve months. Piper Sandler has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $17.50 for Core Laboratories in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Core Laboratories?

Core Laboratories currently has 2 sell ratings and 6 hold 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 CLB, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact Core Laboratories' investor relations team?

Core Laboratories' physical mailing address is STRAWINSKYLAAN 913 TOWER A LEVEL 9, AMSTERDAM P7, 1077 XX. The oil and gas company's listed phone number is (120) 420-3191 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Core Laboratories is www.corelab.com.