• Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $54.25
  • Forecasted Upside: 8.11%
  • Number of Analysts: 5
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 3 Hold Ratings
  • 2 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$50.18
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Analyst Price Target for EVRG

Analyst Price Target is $54.25
▲ +8.11% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 5 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Evergy in the last 3 months. The average price target is $54.25, with a high forecast of $60.00 and a low forecast of $51.00. The average price target represents a 8.11% upside from the last price of $50.18.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 5 polled investment analysts is to hold stock in Evergy. This Hold consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 0 strong buy ratings
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  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
8/29/2022
  • 0 strong buy ratings
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  • 0 sell ratings
11/27/2022
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2/25/2023
  • 0 strong buy ratings
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5/26/2023
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8/24/2023
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11/22/2023
  • 0 strong buy ratings
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  • 0 sell ratings
1/21/2024
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 2 buy ratings
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  • 0 sell ratings
2/20/2024

Latest Recommendations

  • 0 strong buy ratings
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  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
1/22/2024BarclaysLower TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$56.00 ➝ $54.00Low
1/22/2024GuggenheimDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$52.00Low
1/19/2024Bank of AmericaBoost TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$50.00 ➝ $51.00Low
1/9/2024Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$54.00 ➝ $60.00Low
1/2/2024BarclaysUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$53.00 ➝ $56.00Low
10/9/2023GuggenheimLower Target$62.00 ➝ $54.00Low
10/3/2023GuggenheimLower Target$68.00 ➝ $62.00Low
10/3/2023Bank of AmericaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Neutral$52.00 ➝ $49.00Low
10/2/2023Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Target$65.00 ➝ $56.00Low
9/11/2023Wolfe ResearchDowngradeOutperform ➝ Peer PerformLow
8/23/2023BarclaysInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$56.00Low
7/7/2023GuggenheimLower Target$72.00 ➝ $68.00Low
4/14/2023Bank of AmericaBoost TargetUnderperform$55.00 ➝ $59.00Low
1/30/2023Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetEqual Weight$69.00 ➝ $66.00Low
12/14/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Target$69.00Low
11/29/2022Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeOutperform ➝ Underperform$61.00 ➝ $57.00Low
11/23/2022Bank of AmericaDowngradeNeutral ➝ Underperform$64.00 ➝ $54.00Low
11/21/2022Seaport Res PtnDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralLow
11/21/2022UBS GroupLower Target$65.00Low
10/24/2022Seaport Res PtnReiterated RatingBuyLow
10/24/2022GuggenheimLower Target$77.00 ➝ $64.00Low
10/19/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetEqual Weight$72.00 ➝ $63.00Low
10/12/2022Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetOutperform$68.00 ➝ $61.00Low
9/28/2022Bank of AmericaLower Target$74.00 ➝ $68.00Low
6/30/2022UBS GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$78.00 ➝ $70.00Low
4/25/2022Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$76.00Low
4/19/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetEqual Weight$67.00 ➝ $75.00Low
1/13/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$72.00Medium
9/22/2021Evercore ISIReiterated RatingBuy$70.00High
9/22/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetEqual Weight$72.00 ➝ $68.00Medium
9/15/2021Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$65.00High
7/7/2021Seaport Res PtnReiterated RatingBuyLow
6/22/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$70.00 ➝ $68.00High
6/15/2021The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$72.00Medium
4/19/2021Wolfe ResearchUpgradePeer Perform ➝ Outperform$69.00High
4/14/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetOverweight$60.00 ➝ $67.00Low
10/15/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$58.00 ➝ $60.00High
9/1/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingNeutral$58.00Low
8/6/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetEqual Weight$66.00 ➝ $58.00Medium
8/3/2020Wolfe ResearchDowngradeOutperform ➝ Peer Perform$65.00High
7/6/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Target$60.00 ➝ $66.00Low
6/5/2020UBS GroupBoost TargetNeutral$59.00 ➝ $63.00High
6/3/2020Evercore ISIUpgradeIn-Line ➝ Outperform$64.00 ➝ $69.00Low
5/8/2020UBS GroupLower TargetNeutral$64.00 ➝ $59.00Medium
5/7/2020CfraLower TargetHold$72.00 ➝ $64.00Low
5/7/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetEqual Weight$75.00 ➝ $60.00Medium
3/3/2020Bank of AmericaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Buy$69.00 ➝ $75.00Medium
2/3/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweight$72.00 ➝ $76.00Low
1/22/2020SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingBuy$73.00Low
11/27/2019Bank of AmericaDowngradeNeutral ➝ UnderperformLow
11/20/2019Bank of AmericaDowngradeNeutral ➝ Underperform$63.00Low
10/18/2019UBS GroupLower TargetNeutral$68.00 ➝ $67.00Low
10/10/2019Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$67.00Low
9/20/2019UBS GroupBoost TargetHold ➝ Neutral$65.00 ➝ $68.00High
9/3/2019Wells Fargo & CompanySet TargetHold$69.00Low
8/27/2019GuggenheimBoost TargetBuy$65.00 ➝ $70.00Low
8/14/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformLow
8/9/2019SunTrust BanksBoost TargetBuy$66.00 ➝ $67.00Low
6/7/2019UBS GroupBoost TargetNeutral$58.00 ➝ $61.00Low
(Data available from 2/21/2019 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.29 (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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  • 56 very positive mentions
  • 231 positive mentions
  • 91 negative mentions
  • 22 very negative mentions
7/25/2023
  • 60 very positive mentions
  • 250 positive mentions
  • 92 negative mentions
  • 16 very negative mentions
8/24/2023
  • 21 very positive mentions
  • 21 positive mentions
  • 6 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions
9/23/2023
  • 16 very positive mentions
  • 11 positive mentions
  • 4 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions
10/23/2023
  • 3 very positive mentions
  • 21 positive mentions
  • 2 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
11/22/2023
  • 11 very positive mentions
  • 5 positive mentions
  • 0 negative mentions
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12/22/2023
  • 47 very positive mentions
  • 131 positive mentions
  • 22 negative mentions
  • 20 very negative mentions
1/21/2024
  • 107 very positive mentions
  • 288 positive mentions
  • 46 negative mentions
  • 25 very negative mentions
2/20/2024

Current Sentiment

  • 107 very positive mentions
  • 288 positive mentions
  • 46 negative mentions
  • 25 very negative mentions

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Evergy, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the generation, transmission, distribution, and sale of electricity in Kansas and Missouri, the United States. The company generates electricity through coal, hydroelectric, landfill gas, uranium, and natural gas and oil sources, as well as solar, wind, other renewable sources. It serves residences, commercial firms, industrials, municipalities, and other electric utilities. The company was incorporated in 2017 and is headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri.
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Today's Range

Now: $50.18
Low: $49.95
High: $50.61

50 Day Range

MA: $51.38
Low: $48.62
High: $54.21

52 Week Range

Now: $50.18
Low: $46.92
High: $63.93

Volume

1,657,598 shs

Average Volume

2,983,338 shs

Market Capitalization

$11.53 billion

P/E Ratio

16.95

Dividend Yield

5.14%

Beta

0.57

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Evergy?

The following equities research analysts have issued research reports on Evergy in the last year: Bank of America Co., Barclays PLC, Guggenheim, TheStreet, Wells Fargo & Company, and Wolfe Research.
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What is the current price target for Evergy?

4 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Evergy in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $54.25, suggesting a possible upside of 8.1%. Wells Fargo & Company has the highest price target set, predicting EVRG will reach $60.00 in the next twelve months. Bank of America Co. has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $51.00 for Evergy in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Evergy?

Evergy currently has 3 hold ratings and 2 buy 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 EVRG, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact Evergy's investor relations team?

Evergy's physical mailing address is 1200 MAIN STREET, KANSAS CITY MO, 64105. The company's listed phone number is (816) 556-2200 and its investor relations email address is [email protected]. The official website for Evergy is www.evergyinc.com. Learn More about contacing Evergy investor relations.