Lithium Americas - LAC Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $40.40
  • Forecasted Upside: 45.38 %
  • Number of Analysts: 12
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 1 Hold Ratings
  • 11 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$27.79
▲ +1.45 (5.50%)

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Analyst Price Target for LAC

Analyst Price Target is $40.40
▲ +45.38% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 12 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Lithium Americas in the last 3 months. The average price target is $40.40, with a high forecast of $49.00 and a low forecast of $33.00. The average price target represents a 45.38% upside from the last price of $27.79.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 12 contributing investment analysts is to buy stock in Lithium Americas. This rating has held steady since December 2020, when it changed from a Hold consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 4 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
4/6/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 5 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
7/5/2021
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  • 7 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
10/3/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 8 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
1/1/2022
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 10 buy ratings
  • 1 hold ratings
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4/1/2022
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 10 buy ratings
  • 1 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
6/30/2022
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 11 buy ratings
  • 1 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
8/29/2022
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 11 buy ratings
  • 1 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
9/28/2022

Latest Recommendations

  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 11 buy ratings
  • 1 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/20/2022Piper SandlerReiterated RatingOverweight$38.00Low
7/22/2022Canaccord Genuity GroupLower TargetBuy ➝ BuyC$50.00 ➝ C$49.00Low
7/6/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Target$36.00 ➝ $33.00N/A
5/6/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Target$40.00 ➝ $36.00High
4/5/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuy$34.00 ➝ $40.00N/A
2/24/2022Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageBuyHigh
1/27/2022HSBCInitiated CoverageBuy$36.00High
1/12/2022CowenUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$30.00 ➝ $40.00Low
1/11/2022Piper SandlerUpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$32.00 ➝ $41.00High
1/10/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$31.00 ➝ $34.00High
11/24/2021B. RileyBoost TargetPositive ➝ Buy$25.00 ➝ $44.00Low
11/22/2021Piper SandlerBoost TargetNeutral$22.00 ➝ $32.00High
11/19/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweight$28.00 ➝ $39.00High
11/18/2021TD SecuritiesBoost TargetHoldC$36.00 ➝ C$45.00Medium
11/18/2021National BanksharesBoost TargetOutperform$32.00 ➝ $40.00Medium
11/18/2021National Bank FinancialBoost TargetOutperform$32.00 ➝ $40.00Medium
11/16/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$25.00 ➝ $31.00High
10/28/2021TD SecuritiesInitiated CoverageHold$36.00Medium
10/21/2021Industrial Alliance SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyLow
10/8/2021Piper SandlerBoost TargetNeutral$20.00 ➝ $22.00Medium
10/4/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuy$22.00 ➝ $25.00High
10/1/2021Piper SandlerInitiated CoverageNeutral$20.00Low
9/30/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageOverweight$28.00High
8/30/2021CowenBoost TargetOutperform$17.00 ➝ $19.00High
6/29/2021National Bank FinancialReiterated RatingOutperform Spec OverweightLow
6/23/2021Industrial Alliance SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuyHigh
3/31/2021B. RileyInitiated CoverageBuy$25.00High
3/15/2021CowenInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$17.00N/A
3/9/2021CowenInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$17.00Medium
2/2/2021National Bank FinancialBoost Target$20.00 ➝ $23.00Low
1/21/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetMarket Perform$13.00 ➝ $20.00Medium
1/17/2021National Bank FinancialBoost TargetOutperform$12.50 ➝ $20.00High
1/11/2021National Bank FinancialBoost TargetOutperform$12.50 ➝ $20.00Low
12/22/2020Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageBuy$13.25N/A
10/28/2020National Bank FinancialBoost TargetOutperform$10.00 ➝ $12.50Medium
10/22/2020National Bank FinancialBoost TargetOutperform$10.00 ➝ $12.50Low
10/21/2020Roth CapitalDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$15.00 ➝ $13.50High
10/20/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetMarket Perform$8.00 ➝ $10.00Medium
8/18/2020National Bank FinancialBoost TargetOutperform$8.00 ➝ $10.00High
8/11/2020National Bank FinancialBoost TargetOutperform$6.00 ➝ $8.00High
6/25/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetMarket Perform$4.40 ➝ $5.00Medium
4/2/2019National Bank FinancialReiterated RatingBuyHigh
10/29/2018BMO Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageMarket PerformHigh
10/3/2018Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageBuyLow
5/3/2018Roth CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$9.50N/A
(Data available from 9/29/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.78 (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).

News Sentiment Over Time

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  • 2 very positive mentions
  • 13 positive mentions
  • 0 negative mentions
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3/3/2022
  • 1 very positive mentions
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4/2/2022
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5/2/2022
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  • 1 negative mentions
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6/1/2022
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7/1/2022
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  • 2 negative mentions
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7/31/2022
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  • 5 positive mentions
  • 1 negative mentions
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8/30/2022
  • 4 very positive mentions
  • 4 positive mentions
  • 1 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
9/29/2022

Current Sentiment

  • 4 very positive mentions
  • 4 positive mentions
  • 1 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
Lithium Americas logo
Lithium Americas Corp. operates as a resource company in the United States and Argentina. The company explores for lithium deposits. It owns interests in the Cauchari-Olaroz project located in Jujuy province of Argentina; Thacker Pass project located in north-western Nevada; and Pastos Grandes project located in the Salta province of Argentina. The company was formerly known as Western Lithium USA Corporation and changed its name to Lithium Americas Corp. in March 2016. Lithium Americas Corp. was incorporated in 2007 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.
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Today's Range

Now: $27.79
Low: $26.01
High: $27.82

50 Day Range

MA: $28.11
Low: $22.62
High: $31.72

52 Week Range

Now: $27.79
Low: $18.89
High: $41.56

Volume

1,893,483 shs

Average Volume

3,568,829 shs

Market Capitalization

$3.74 billion

P/E Ratio

N/A

Dividend Yield

N/A

Beta

1.52

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Lithium Americas?

The following Wall Street research analysts have issued reports on Lithium Americas in the last twelve months: B. Riley, Canaccord Genuity Group Inc., Cowen Inc, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, HSBC Holdings plc, Industrial Alliance Securities, JPMorgan Chase & Co., National Bank Financial, National Bankshares, Inc., Piper Sandler, Stifel Nicolaus, and TD Securities.
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What is the current price target for Lithium Americas?

10 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Lithium Americas in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $40.40, suggesting a possible upside of 45.4%. Canaccord Genuity Group Inc. has the highest price target set, predicting LAC will reach $49.00 in the next twelve months. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $33.00 for Lithium Americas in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Lithium Americas?

Lithium Americas currently has 1 hold rating and 11 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe LAC will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Lithium Americas.
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How do I contact Lithium Americas' investor relations team?

Lithium Americas' physical mailing address is SUITE 300 - 900 WEST HASTINGS STREET, VANCOUVER A1, V6C 1E5. The company's listed phone number is (778) 656-5820 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Lithium Americas is www.lithiumamericas.com. Learn More about contacing Lithium Americas investor relations.