Cenovus Energy - CVE Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $25.00
  • Forecasted Upside: 41.88%
  • Number of Analysts: 4
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
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  • 4 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for CVE

Analyst Price Target is $25.00
▲ +41.88% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 4 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Cenovus Energy in the last 3 months. The average price target is $25.00, with a high forecast of $28.00 and a low forecast of $22.00. The average price target represents a 41.88% upside from the last price of $17.62.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 4 contributing investment analysts is to buy stock in Cenovus Energy. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
2/23/2024UBS GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyLow
1/26/2024Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$28.00Low
11/3/2023Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$30.00 ➝ $32.00Low
9/6/2023ScotiabankUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Sector OutperformLow
7/12/2023UBS GroupInitiated CoverageNeutralLow
6/6/2023The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$20.00 ➝ $22.00Low
4/14/2023ScotiabankDowngradeSector Outperform ➝ Sector PerformLow
2/17/2023BMO Capital MarketsLower TargetC$33.00 ➝ C$32.00Low
1/17/2023CIBCLower TargetC$32.00 ➝ C$31.00Low
1/17/2023ScotiabankLower TargetC$33.00 ➝ C$31.00Low
1/11/2023National Bank FinancialBoost TargetC$36.00 ➝ C$39.00Low
12/7/2022Raymond JamesBoost TargetC$32.00 ➝ C$33.00Low
11/21/2022Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetC$37.00 ➝ C$35.00Low
11/21/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$23.00Low
11/3/2022Raymond JamesBoost TargetC$30.00 ➝ C$32.00Low
11/3/2022Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetC$31.00 ➝ C$32.00Low
10/19/2022Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageBuyLow
10/13/2022ScotiabankLower TargetC$34.00 ➝ C$33.00Low
9/30/2022National Bank FinancialLower TargetC$38.00 ➝ C$36.00Low
8/11/2022Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform$37.00Low
7/18/2022National Bank FinancialLower TargetC$41.00 ➝ C$38.00Low
6/16/2022National Bank FinancialBoost TargetC$35.00 ➝ C$41.00High
6/9/2022Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperformC$32.00 ➝ C$37.00Low
6/8/2022ScotiabankBoost TargetC$25.00 ➝ C$34.00Low
5/20/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetBuy$21.00 ➝ $24.00Low
5/16/2022CormarkLower Target$32.00 ➝ $26.00Low
5/9/2022Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetC$28.00 ➝ C$32.00Low
4/28/2022Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetC$27.00 ➝ C$28.00Low
4/18/2022ScotiabankBoost TargetC$24.00 ➝ C$25.00Low
4/14/2022CIBCBoost TargetC$28.00 ➝ C$30.00Medium
4/14/2022National Bank FinancialBoost TargetC$28.00 ➝ C$35.00Low
3/31/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$19.00Medium
2/14/2022Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform$22.00 ➝ $26.00Medium
2/4/2022National Bank FinancialBoost TargetC$25.00 ➝ C$28.00Low
1/28/2022Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetC$20.00 ➝ C$24.00Low
1/13/2022ScotiabankBoost TargetC$19.00 ➝ C$20.00Low
12/21/2021Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuyHigh
12/17/2021Tudor PickeringReiterated RatingBuyC$19.00Medium
11/19/2021ScotiabankBoost TargetOutperformC$16.50 ➝ C$19.00Low
11/8/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperformC$18.00 ➝ C$20.00Low
11/4/2021Raymond JamesBoost TargetOutperformC$18.00 ➝ C$19.00Low
11/4/2021TD SecuritiesBoost TargetBuyC$19.50 ➝ C$21.00Medium
10/28/2021ATB CapitalReiterated RatingBuyC$19.50Medium
10/15/2021CIBCBoost TargetOutperformC$20.00 ➝ C$22.00Low
10/15/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperformC$15.00 ➝ C$18.00Medium
10/14/2021ScotiabankBoost TargetOutperformC$14.00 ➝ C$16.50Low
10/7/2021Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageOverweight$18.00High
9/28/2021The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetBuy$11.00 ➝ $12.50High
9/27/2021BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuyLow
7/30/2021Raymond JamesBoost TargetMarket PerformC$13.50 ➝ C$14.00Medium
7/30/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperformC$15.00 ➝ C$16.00Low
7/20/2021Raymond JamesInitiated CoverageHold$13.50Low
7/19/2021National Bank FinancialBoost TargetOutperformC$19.50 ➝ C$20.00Medium
7/19/2021Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$13.00 ➝ $15.00High
7/16/2021BarclaysBoost TargetEqual WeightC$11.00 ➝ C$12.00High
7/15/2021ScotiabankBoost TargetOutperformC$13.00 ➝ C$14.00Medium
7/14/2021CIBCBoost TargetOutperformC$16.00 ➝ C$20.00Medium
6/15/2021UBS GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyMedium
6/8/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral ➝ OverweightHigh
6/2/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetNeutralC$7.00 ➝ C$13.00Medium
4/15/2021National Bank FinancialReiterated RatingOutperformMedium
4/15/2021Tudor PickeringReiterated RatingBuy$12.00Low
4/15/2021ScotiabankUpgradeSector Perform ➝ OutperformLow
4/2/2021BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$11.00N/A
3/26/2021DesjardinsUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$8.00 ➝ $14.00Low
3/16/2021Raymond JamesUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformMedium
3/10/2021CIBCBoost TargetOutperform$11.00 ➝ $16.00Medium
3/8/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeUnderweight ➝ NeutralHigh
1/29/2021TD SecuritiesLower TargetBuy$10.50 ➝ $10.00Medium
1/14/2021CIBCInitiated CoverageOutperformer$11.00High
1/14/2021ScotiabankBoost TargetSector Perform$7.00 ➝ $9.25Low
1/13/2021The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageBuyHigh
1/11/2021BarclaysDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$9.00Low
1/7/2021TD SecuritiesBoost TargetBuy$7.00 ➝ $10.50Medium
1/6/2021National Bank FinancialBoost TargetOutperformN/A
12/11/2020Morgan StanleyUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Equal Weight$6.00 ➝ $9.00Low
11/18/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperform$7.00 ➝ $8.50High
11/11/2020Tudor PickeringReiterated RatingHold$5.50Low
10/30/2020BMO Capital MarketsLower TargetOutperform$7.50 ➝ $6.00Low
10/27/2020Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold ➝ BuyHigh
10/26/2020Stifel FirstegyUpgradeHold ➝ BuyHigh
10/26/2020National Bank FinancialBoost TargetOutperform$8.00 ➝ $10.00High
10/26/2020Raymond JamesBoost TargetMarket Perform$6.00 ➝ $7.50High
10/26/2020Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$8.00 ➝ $7.00High
10/20/2020Morgan StanleyLower TargetUnderweight$8.00 ➝ $6.00Medium
10/1/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeNeutral ➝ UnderweightHigh
9/2/2020BarclaysInitiated CoverageOverweight$8.00Low
7/29/2020Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingBuy$8.00Low
6/29/2020UBS GroupBoost TargetNeutral$2.70 ➝ $6.00Low
6/11/2020ScotiabankDowngradeOutperform ➝ Sector Perform$6.50Medium
4/29/2020Tudor PickeringReiterated RatingHoldHigh
4/14/2020Tudor PickeringReiterated RatingHoldMedium
4/2/2020Tudor PickeringReiterated RatingHoldMedium
3/31/2020UBS GroupLower TargetNeutral$13.00 ➝ $2.70High
3/25/2020Tudor PickeringDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldHigh
3/19/2020Stifel FirstegyDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldHigh
3/13/2020TD SecuritiesLower TargetBuy$16.50 ➝ $6.00High
3/12/2020Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldHigh
3/11/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetNeutral$12.00 ➝ $5.50High
3/4/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$15.00 ➝ $12.00Low
2/13/2020TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$16.50Low
12/11/2019Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuyLow
11/2/2019Raymond JamesSet TargetHold$13.00Medium
10/31/2019AltaCorp CapitalUpgradeSector Perform ➝ OutperformMedium
10/22/2019Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual ➝ Equal WeightLow
10/18/2019Royal Bank of CanadaLower TargetBuy$17.00 ➝ $15.00Medium
10/15/2019CIBCSet TargetBuy$16.00Low
10/7/2019CitigroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyLow
10/7/2019AltaCorp CapitalUpgradeSector Perform ➝ OutperformLow
10/3/2019UBS GroupBoost TargetNeutral$12.50 ➝ $13.00Low
9/27/2019CIBCSet TargetBuy$16.50High
9/26/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$12.00Low
7/18/2019CIBCUpgradeNeutral ➝ OutperformMedium
4/25/2019GMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$17.50Medium
4/16/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$11.00Low
(Data available from 2/24/2019 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

1.00 (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).

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Cenovus Energy Inc., together with its subsidiaries, develops, produces, refines, transports, and markets crude oil and natural gas in Canada and internationally. The company operates through Oil Sands, Conventional, Offshore, Canadian Manufacturing, and U.S. Manufacturing segments. The Oil Sands segment develops and produces bitumen and heavy oil in northern Alberta and Saskatchewan. This segment assets include Foster Creek, Christina Lake, and Sunrise projects, as well as Lloydminster thermal and conventional heavy oil assets. The Conventional segment holds natural gas liquids and natural gas assets primarily located in Elmworth-Wapiti, Kaybob-Edson, Clearwater, and Rainbow Lake operating in Alberta and British Columbia, as well as interests in various natural gas processing facilities. The offshore segment engages in offshore operation, exploration, and development activities in China and the East Coast of Canada. The Canadian Manufacturing segment comprises the owned and operated Lloydminster upgrading and asphalt refining complex, which converts heavy oil and bitumen into synthetic crude oil, diesel, asphalt, and other ancillary products, as well as owns and operates the Bruderheim crude-by-rail terminal and ethanol plants; and markets its production of its own and third-party products. The U.S. Manufacturing segment includes the refining of crude oil to produce gasoline, diesel, jet fuel, asphalt, and other products. Cenovus Energy Inc. was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.
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Today's Range

Now: $17.62
Low: $17.34
High: $17.69

50 Day Range

MA: $16.31
Low: $14.88
High: $17.62

52 Week Range

Now: $17.62
Low: $14.69
High: $21.37


8,089,251 shs

Average Volume

11,447,878 shs

Market Capitalization

$32.98 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Cenovus Energy?

The following Wall Street research analysts have issued reports on Cenovus Energy in the last year: Royal Bank of Canada, Scotiabank, StockNews.com, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., and UBS Group AG.
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What is the current price target for Cenovus Energy?

2 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Cenovus Energy in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $25.00, suggesting a possible upside of 41.9%. Royal Bank of Canada has the highest price target set, predicting CVE will reach $28.00 in the next twelve months. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $22.00 for Cenovus Energy in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Cenovus Energy?

Cenovus Energy currently has 4 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe CVE will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Cenovus Energy.
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How do I contact Cenovus Energy's investor relations team?

Cenovus Energy's physical mailing address is 4100 225 6 AVENUE SW, CALGARY A0, T2P 1N2. The oil and gas company's listed phone number is (403) 766-2000 and its investor relations email address is [email protected]. The official website for Cenovus Energy is www.cenovus.com. Learn More about contacing Cenovus Energy investor relations.