• Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $49.00
  • Forecasted Upside: -7.72%
  • Number of Analysts: 2
  • Breakdown:
  • 1 Sell Ratings
  • 0 Hold Ratings
  • 1 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for HRB

Analyst Price Target is $49.00
▼ -7.72% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 2 analysts offering 12 month price targets for H&R Block in the last 3 months. The average price target is $49.00, with a high forecast of $60.00 and a low forecast of $38.00. The average price target represents a -7.72% upside from the last price of $53.10.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 2 polled investment analysts is to hold stock in H&R Block. This Hold consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/28/2024Barrington ResearchBoost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$55.00 ➝ $60.00Low
5/10/2024Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$55.00 ➝ $55.00Low
5/1/2024Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$55.00 ➝ $55.00Low
2/7/2024The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetSell ➝ Sell$34.00 ➝ $38.00Low
11/8/2023Barrington ResearchBoost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$44.00 ➝ $48.00Low
8/16/2023Barrington ResearchBoost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$42.00 ➝ $44.00Low
8/16/2023The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetSell ➝ Sell$28.00 ➝ $32.00Low
8/7/2023Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$42.00Low
5/10/2023Barrington ResearchLower Target$48.00 ➝ $42.00Low
2/8/2023The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetSell$25.00 ➝ $28.00Low
2/8/2023Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingOutperform$48.00Low
11/3/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetSell$22.60 ➝ $25.00Low
8/10/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetSell$20.00 ➝ $22.60Low
8/10/2022Barrington ResearchBoost TargetOutperform$40.00 ➝ $48.00Low
8/26/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetMarket Perform$26.00 ➝ $28.00Low
8/25/2021The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetSell$16.00 ➝ $18.00Low
6/16/2021Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$28.00High
5/31/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetMarket Perform$21.00 ➝ $26.00Low
5/25/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$19.00 ➝ $26.00Low
5/24/2021Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingOutperform$24.00 ➝ $28.00Low
3/11/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetMarket Perform$18.00 ➝ $21.00Low
3/10/2021Barrington ResearchBoost TargetOutperform$21.00 ➝ $24.00Medium
3/10/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$18.00 ➝ $19.00Medium
2/25/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$17.00 ➝ $18.00High
2/4/2021OppenheimerReiterated RatingHold ➝ NeutralMedium
9/3/2020BMO Capital MarketsLower TargetMarket Perform$19.00 ➝ $17.00Low
8/3/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$16.00 ➝ $17.00High
7/16/2020OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldMedium
7/15/2020Northcoast ResearchUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$20.00High
7/5/2020OppenheimerInitiated CoverageHoldMedium
7/1/2020Barrington ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$21.00Medium
6/25/2020OppenheimerInitiated CoverageHoldHigh
6/18/2020OppenheimerInitiated CoverageHoldHigh
6/17/2020Barrington ResearchBoost TargetIn-Line ➝ Outperform$18.00 ➝ $21.00High
6/17/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$15.00 ➝ $16.00High
6/11/2020OppenheimerInitiated CoverageHoldLow
6/2/2020OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldMedium
4/7/2020Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$24.00 ➝ $15.00Medium
3/31/2020BMO Capital MarketsLower Target$19.00 ➝ $17.00Low
3/31/2020Barrington ResearchLower TargetOutperform$25.00 ➝ $18.00Medium
3/23/2020BMO Capital MarketsLower TargetMarket Perform$23.00 ➝ $19.00High
3/19/2020BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingHoldLow
3/12/2020BTIG ResearchUpgradeSell ➝ NeutralHigh
3/6/2020Barrington ResearchLower TargetOutperform$30.00 ➝ $25.00High
3/6/2020BTIG ResearchLower TargetSell$19.00 ➝ $18.00High
3/6/2020Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$25.00 ➝ $24.00High
2/27/2020Standpoint ResearchUpgradeHold ➝ BuyHigh
2/14/2020BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$25.00N/A
2/7/2020BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$25.00Medium
12/6/2019Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$28.00 ➝ $27.00High
12/2/2019Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$30.00Medium
11/27/2019Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageHold$28.00N/A
11/21/2019Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageHold$28.00 ➝ $28.00Low
8/30/2019Barrington ResearchLower TargetOutperform$32.00 ➝ $30.00Low
8/29/2019Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$29.00 ➝ $28.00High
8/27/2019Barrington ResearchSet TargetBuy$30.00Medium
7/9/2019Northcoast ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralLow
6/27/2019Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$29.00Medium
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News Sentiment Rating

0.64 (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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H&R Block logo
H&R Block, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides assisted income tax return preparation and do-it-yourself (DIY) tax return preparation services and products to the general public primarily in the United States, Canada, and Australia. It offers assisted income tax return preparation and related services through a system of retail offices operated directly by the company or its franchisees. The company also provides Refund Transfers and H&R Block Emerald Prepaid Mastercard, which enables clients to receive their tax refunds; Peace of Mind extended service plans; H&R Block Emerald Advance lines of credit; Tax Identity Shield that provides clients assistance in helping protect their tax identity and access to services to help restore their tax identity; refund advance loans; H&R Block Instant Refund; and H&R Block Pay With Refund services. In addition, it offers small business financial solutions through its company-owned or franchise offices, and online. The company was founded in 1955 and is headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri.
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Today's Range

Now: $53.10
Low: $52.94
High: $53.66

50 Day Range

MA: $50.05
Low: $46.29
High: $53.81

52 Week Range

Now: $53.10
Low: $30.66
High: $54.21


181,509 shs

Average Volume

1,104,575 shs

Market Capitalization

$7.41 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of H&R Block?

The following Wall Street research analysts have issued research reports on H&R Block in the last twelve months: Barrington Research, StockNews.com, and The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc..
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What is the current price target for H&R Block?

2 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for H&R Block in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $49.00, suggesting a possible downside of 7.7%. Barrington Research has the highest price target set, predicting HRB will reach $60.00 in the next twelve months. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $38.00 for H&R Block in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for H&R Block?

H&R Block currently has 1 sell rating 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 HRB, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact H&R Block's investor relations team?

H&R Block's physical mailing address is ONE H&R BLOCK WAY, KANSAS CITY MO, 64105. The company's listed phone number is (816) 854-3000 and its investor relations email address is [email protected]. The official website for H&R Block is www.hrblock.com. Learn More about contacing H&R Block investor relations.