NYSE:CLW - Clearwater Paper Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $49.00
  • Forecasted Upside: 17.53 %
  • Number of Analysts: 2
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 0 Hold Ratings
  • 2 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$41.69
▲ +5.42 (14.94%)

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Analyst Price Target for CLW

Analyst Price Target is $49.00
▲ +17.53% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 2 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Clearwater Paper in the last 3 months. The average price target is $49.00, with a high forecast of $50.00 and a low forecast of $48.00. The average price target represents a 17.53% upside from the last price of $41.69.

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

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 2 contributing investment analysts is to buy stock in Clearwater Paper. This rating has held steady since May 2021, when it changed from a Hold consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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4/28/2020
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7/27/2020
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10/25/2020
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1/23/2021
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4/23/2021
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7/22/2021
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9/20/2021
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10/20/2021

Latest Recommendations

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Display Ratings By
DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/20/2021Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Outperform$32.00 ➝ $50.00High
8/5/2021Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform$33.00 ➝ $32.00High
5/6/2021Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetPositive ➝ Sector Perform$41.00 ➝ $33.00High
4/2/2021Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$41.00N/A
3/4/2021Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Sector Perform$50.00 ➝ $45.00N/A
2/26/2021Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform ➝ Sector Perform$50.00 ➝ $45.00High
1/21/2021BMO Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageOutperform$48.00Medium
8/5/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$42.00 ➝ $48.00High
6/10/2020KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldHigh
5/6/2020CfraBoost Price TargetStrong-Buy$31.00 ➝ $38.00High
5/6/2020Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Outperform$20.00 ➝ $35.00High
2/27/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$20.00 ➝ $27.00High
2/27/2020KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldHigh
2/12/2020KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldLow
1/14/2020Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Sector Perform$15.00 ➝ $20.00High
10/24/2019KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldHigh
8/1/2019Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeSector Perform ➝ Underperform$20.00 ➝ $15.00High
5/2/2019Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform$24.00 ➝ $22.00High
5/1/2019KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldHigh
3/14/2019DA DavidsonLower Price TargetBuy$44.00Low
3/13/2019Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSector Perform$29.00High
11/9/2018Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform$32.00 ➝ $31.00High
8/24/2018Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform ➝ Sector Perform$30.00 ➝ $35.00High
5/3/2018Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Outperform$35.00 ➝ $30.00High
4/20/2018SidotiDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$32.00High
4/20/2018Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform$43.00 ➝ $35.00High
2/6/2018Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform$47.00 ➝ $43.00High
10/19/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldN/A
10/12/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldN/A
8/4/2017Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform$63.00 ➝ $60.00Low
4/24/2017Vertical ResearchUpgradeHold ➝ BuyLow
2/27/2017Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Sector Perform$60.00N/A
2/10/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldN/A
1/31/2017DA DavidsonUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyN/A
1/6/2017Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeSector Perform ➝ Underperform$60.00N/A
11/30/2016KeyCorpInitiated CoverageEqual WeightN/A
11/14/2016DA DavidsonUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$72.00N/A
(Data available from 10/20/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.09 (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).

News Sentiment Over Time

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3/24/2021
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4/23/2021
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5/23/2021
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6/22/2021
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7/22/2021
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8/21/2021
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9/20/2021
  • 6 very positive mentions
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10/20/2021

Current Sentiment

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Clearwater Paper logo
Clearwater Paper Corp. engages in the manufacturing and selling of private label tissue, paperboard, and pulp-based products. It operates through the Consumer Products, and Pulp and Paperboard segments. The Consumer Products segment manufactures and sells a complete line of at-home tissue products. The Pulp and Paperboard segment produces and markets solid bleached sulfate paperboard for the high-end segment of the packaging industry and offers custom sheeting, slitting, and cutting of paperboard. The company was founded on December 9, 2008 and is headquartered in Spokane, WA.
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Today's Range

Now: $41.69
Low: $38.03
High: $41.80

50 Day Range

MA: $34.82
Low: $30.90
High: $39.82

52 Week Range

Now: $41.69
Low: $27.30
High: $45.81

Volume

711,133 shs

Average Volume

146,485 shs

Market Capitalization

$695.68 million

P/E Ratio

181.26

Dividend Yield

N/A

Beta

1.26

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Clearwater Paper?

The following Wall Street sell-side analysts have issued stock ratings on Clearwater Paper in the last twelve months: BMO Capital Markets, Royal Bank of Canada, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for Clearwater Paper?

2 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Clearwater Paper in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $40.00, suggesting a possible upside of 10.3%. BMO Capital Markets has the highest price target set, predicting CLW will reach $48.00 in the next twelve months. Royal Bank of Canada has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $32.00 for Clearwater Paper in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Clearwater Paper?

Clearwater Paper currently has 2 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe CLW will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Clearwater Paper.
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What other companies compete with Clearwater Paper?

Other companies that are similar to Clearwater Paper include International Paper, Black Knight, Domtar, Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Resolute Forest Products, Neenah and Glatfelter.

How do I contact Clearwater Paper's investor relations team?

Clearwater Paper's physical mailing address is 601 WEST RIVERSIDE SUITE 1100, SPOKANE WA, 99201. The basic materials company's listed phone number is (509) 344-5900. The official website for Clearwater Paper is www.clearwaterpaper.com.