NYSE:CVA - Covanta Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $18.83
  • Forecasted Upside: -7.04 %
  • Number of Analysts: 4
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 3 Hold Ratings
  • 1 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$20.26
+0.30 (1.20%)
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Analyst Price Target for CVA

Analyst Price Target is $18.83
▼ -7.04% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 4 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Covanta in the last 3 months. The average price target is $18.83, with a high forecast of $20.25 and a low forecast of $16.00. The average price target represents a -7.04% upside from the last price of $20.26.

This chart shows the closing price for CVA 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 4 investment analysts is to hold stock in Covanta. This Hold consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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7/26/2020
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10/24/2020
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1/22/2021
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4/22/2021
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7/21/2021
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10/19/2021
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12/18/2021
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1/17/2022

Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/15/2021UBS GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$18.00 ➝ $20.25Low
7/15/2021Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$17.00 ➝ $20.25Low
2/22/2021Raymond JamesReiterated RatingHoldMedium
1/29/2021BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$12.00 ➝ $16.00Low
12/24/2020Raymond JamesReiterated RatingHoldN/A
11/2/2020OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform$12.00 ➝ $13.00High
11/2/2020BarclaysUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$11.00 ➝ $12.00High
10/29/2020UBS GroupReiterated RatingMarket PerformHigh
8/3/2020Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$9.50 ➝ $11.50High
7/30/2020OppenheimerReiterated RatingBuy$10.00High
5/22/2020OppenheimerReiterated RatingBuy$10.00Low
5/13/2020UBS GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$14.00 ➝ $13.00High
5/10/2020Stifel NicolausUpgradeSell ➝ Hold$9.50Medium
4/19/2020BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperform ➝ Market Perform$7.00High
4/15/2020Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy ➝ Sell$17.50 ➝ $6.50High
4/14/2020Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy$20.00 ➝ $17.50Medium
4/7/2020BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$18.00 ➝ $8.00High
4/2/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$17.00 ➝ $10.00High
11/27/2019Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageHold$16.00N/A
11/21/2019Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageHold$16.00Low
10/29/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$16.00High
10/22/2019Raymond JamesDowngradeStrong-Buy ➝ Market PerformHigh
4/29/2019MacquarieInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ OutperformLow
4/4/2019UBS GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$16.00 ➝ $17.00Low
3/19/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$18.00 ➝ $19.00Low
2/4/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$16.50 ➝ $19.00High
1/8/2019BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$18.00Medium
1/7/2019BarclaysInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$16.00Medium
10/29/2018Raymond JamesLower Price TargetStrong-Buy ➝ Strong-Buy$19.00 ➝ $17.00Medium
7/30/2018Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetStrong-Buy ➝ Strong-Buy$17.50 ➝ $19.00High
7/30/2018Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$16.00 ➝ $17.00High
7/27/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Buy$19.00 ➝ $20.00High
3/14/2018UBS GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$15.00Medium
1/7/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$16.00High
12/19/2017OppenheimerReiterated RatingBuy$19.00Medium
11/1/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$19.00N/A
10/30/2017BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$17.00 ➝ $20.00N/A
10/6/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$17.00N/A
9/5/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$17.00Low
9/1/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$17.00Low
7/31/2017Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$15.50 ➝ $17.00High
7/31/2017BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$16.00 ➝ $17.00High
7/17/2017OppenheimerReiterated RatingBuyLow
7/12/2017BarclaysUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$16.00 ➝ $15.00High
6/29/2017BMO Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$16.00Low
5/15/2017Robert W. BairdUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$17.00High
3/14/2017WedbushReiterated RatingOutperform$21.00Low
3/3/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageSell ➝ Sell$12.50N/A
2/18/2017OppenheimerSet Price TargetBuy$20.00N/A
2/13/2017Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$16.50N/A
2/3/2017OppenheimerReiterated RatingBuyN/A
(Data available from 1/17/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

-0.65 (Sell)

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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6/21/2021
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7/21/2021
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8/20/2021
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Covanta Holding Corp. engages in the operation and ownership of infrastructure for the conversion of waste to energy, related waste transport and disposal, and other renewable energy production businesses. It operates large-scale energy-from-waste and renewable energy projects. The company was founded on April 16, 1992 and is headquartered in Morristown, NJ.
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Today's Range

Now: $20.26
Low: $20.26
High: $20.26

50 Day Range

MA: $20.24
Low: $20.12
High: $20.26

52 Week Range

Now: $20.26
Low: $12.23
High: $20.26

Volume

N/A

Average Volume

1,268,754 shs

Market Capitalization

$2.69 billion

P/E Ratio

112.56

Dividend Yield

1.58%

Beta

1.33

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Covanta?

The following Wall Street research analysts have issued reports on Covanta in the last twelve months: Barclays PLC, Raymond James, Stifel Nicolaus, UBS Group AG, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for Covanta?

3 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Covanta in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $18.83, suggesting a possible downside of 7.0%. UBS Group AG has the highest price target set, predicting CVA will reach $20.25 in the next twelve months. Barclays PLC has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $16.00 for Covanta in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Covanta?

Covanta currently has 3 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 CVA, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
View the latest ratings for CVA.

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How do I contact Covanta's investor relations team?

Covanta's physical mailing address is 445 South Street, Morristown NJ, 07960. The energy company's listed phone number is (862) 345-5000 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Covanta is www.covanta.com.