NYSE:LAD - Lithia Motors Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $382.11
  • Forecasted Upside: 10.36 %
  • Number of Analysts: 8
  • Breakdown:
  • 1 Sell Ratings
  • 3 Hold Ratings
  • 4 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$346.24
▲ +1.04 (0.30%)

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Analyst Price Target for LAD

Analyst Price Target is $382.11
▲ +10.36% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 8 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Lithia Motors in the last 3 months. The average price target is $382.11, with a high forecast of $520.00 and a low forecast of $305.00. The average price target represents a 10.36% upside from the last price of $346.24.

This chart shows the closing price for LAD 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 8 investment analysts is to hold stock in Lithia Motors. This rating changed within the last month from a Buy consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 8 buy ratings
  • 0 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
4/4/2020
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 7 buy ratings
  • 0 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
7/3/2020
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 6 buy ratings
  • 0 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
10/1/2020
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 7 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
12/30/2020
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 6 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
3/30/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 6 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
6/28/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 6 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
8/27/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 4 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
9/26/2021

Latest Recommendations

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  • 4 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/26/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$320.00 ➝ $335.00Low
7/22/2021Craig HallumBoost Price TargetBuy$500.00 ➝ $520.00Low
7/16/2021Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$460.00 ➝ $467.00High
5/21/2021Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$420.00 ➝ $460.00High
4/23/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$310.00 ➝ $320.00Low
4/22/2021GuggenheimBoost Price TargetBuy$462.00 ➝ $465.00Medium
3/11/2021Craig HallumBoost Price TargetBuy$450.00 ➝ $500.00Low
2/24/2021CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$320.00 ➝ $385.00High
2/10/2021Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ Underweight$310.00Low
2/4/2021Craig HallumBoost Price TargetBuy$350.00 ➝ $450.00High
1/13/2021Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$315.00 ➝ $294.00High
12/21/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$312.00Low
12/9/2020Smith Barney CitigroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$320.00High
12/7/2020Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$315.00Medium
11/17/2020Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetNeutral$300.00 ➝ $310.00Medium
10/22/2020Craig HallumBoost Price Target$300.00 ➝ $350.00Medium
10/19/2020Seaport Global SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuy$305.00High
10/2/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price Target$280.00 ➝ $330.00High
10/1/2020Craig HallumBoost Price TargetBuy$260.00 ➝ $300.00High
8/28/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Overweight$240.00 ➝ $280.00Low
8/27/2020BenchmarkBoost Price TargetBuy$240.00 ➝ $285.00High
8/12/2020GuggenheimBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Buy$233.00 ➝ $275.00High
7/27/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$180.00 ➝ $250.00Low
7/23/2020Craig HallumBoost Price Target$170.00 ➝ $260.00Low
7/23/2020GuggenheimBoost Price Target$162.00 ➝ $233.00Low
7/23/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$170.00 ➝ $240.00High
7/10/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$125.00 ➝ $180.00High
7/8/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$142.00 ➝ $170.00Low
6/29/2020Craig HallumBoost Price TargetBuy$140.00 ➝ $170.00High
5/18/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$107.00 ➝ $125.00High
4/23/2020GuggenheimBoost Price TargetBuy$113.00 ➝ $122.00Medium
4/23/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$111.00 ➝ $120.00Medium
4/23/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$101.00 ➝ $107.00Medium
4/13/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$98.00 ➝ $101.00High
3/30/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight$149.00 ➝ $98.00Low
3/26/2020Craig HallumLower Price TargetBuy$170.00 ➝ $140.00Medium
3/23/2020BenchmarkLower Price TargetBuy$170.00 ➝ $150.00High
3/11/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweight$165.00 ➝ $130.00High
3/11/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight$159.00 ➝ $149.00High
3/3/2020Bank of AmericaLower Price TargetUnderperform$140.00 ➝ $136.00Medium
2/24/2020Buckingham ResearchUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$144.00 ➝ $155.00Medium
2/13/2020Craig HallumLower Price TargetBuy$200.00 ➝ $170.00Low
1/9/2020BenchmarkInitiated CoverageBuy$185.00High
12/18/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$155.00 ➝ $175.00Medium
10/24/2019GuggenheimBoost Price TargetBuy$147.00 ➝ $171.00Low
10/24/2019Craig HallumBoost Price TargetBuy$145.00 ➝ $200.00Low
10/15/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$144.00 ➝ $151.00Low
9/13/2019Bank of AmericaDowngradeNeutral ➝ UnderperformHigh
8/2/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$129.00 ➝ $144.00Low
7/25/2019Craig HallumBoost Price TargetBuy$125.00 ➝ $145.00Medium
7/9/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$128.00 ➝ $129.00Medium
7/9/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$117.00 ➝ $122.00Low
7/8/2019Buckingham ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$120.00 ➝ $125.00High
7/7/2019Longbow ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$132.00High
5/31/2019Longbow ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$132.00High
5/6/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$117.00 ➝ $128.00Low
4/26/2019Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$102.00 ➝ $115.00High
4/25/2019Buckingham ResearchBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$106.00 ➝ $120.00Low
4/25/2019Craig HallumReiterated RatingBuy$103.00 ➝ $125.00High
4/25/2019StephensUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$106.00 ➝ $132.00High
4/16/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$99.00 ➝ $104.00Low
2/19/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageOverweight ➝ Overweight$112.00Medium
2/13/2019Seaport Global SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$110.00High
11/14/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Buy$107.00 ➝ $108.00Low
10/25/2018Buckingham ResearchSet Price TargetBuy$100.00 ➝ $106.00Low
10/25/2018Craig HallumSet Price TargetBuy$94.00 ➝ $103.00Low
10/24/2018Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$110.00High
10/2/2018Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Peer PerformHigh
9/21/2018GuggenheimUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyHigh
9/13/2018Craig HallumReiterated RatingBuyLow
8/15/2018Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight ➝ Buy$126.00 ➝ $107.00Medium
7/26/2018Buckingham ResearchLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$129.00 ➝ $100.00Medium
7/26/2018Craig HallumLower Price TargetBuy$120.00 ➝ $94.00Medium
7/25/2018StephensDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal WeightHigh
7/10/2018Morgan StanleyUpgradeBuyLow
4/16/2018GuggenheimInitiated CoverageNeutralLow
3/14/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$116.00 ➝ $126.00Low
2/15/2018StephensReiterated RatingBuyLow
2/15/2018Buckingham ResearchLower Price TargetBuy$137.00 ➝ $131.00Low
1/8/2018Bank of AmericaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Neutral$128.00Low
11/13/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$130.00N/A
10/4/2017Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageHold ➝ Hold$126.00Low
10/4/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$119.00 ➝ $130.00Low
8/3/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$125.00Low
8/2/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweight$106.00 ➝ $116.00Medium
6/28/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$115.00Medium
6/16/2017Bank of AmericaDowngradeNeutral ➝ Underperform$92.00High
6/14/2017Seaport Global SecuritiesInitiated CoverageNeutralLow
6/9/2017Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight$115.00 ➝ $106.00Low
3/16/2017Jefferies Financial GroupSet Price TargetBuy$115.00High
2/1/2017Susquehanna BancsharesInitiated CoverageNeutral$104.00N/A
11/16/2016KeyCorpInitiated CoverageOverweightN/A
10/21/2016StephensSet Price TargetBuy$114.00N/A
(Data available from 9/27/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.53 (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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3/1/2021
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3/31/2021
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4/30/2021
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5/30/2021
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6/29/2021
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7/29/2021
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8/28/2021
  • 6 very positive mentions
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  • 2 negative mentions
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9/27/2021

Current Sentiment

  • 6 very positive mentions
  • 11 positive mentions
  • 2 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
Lithia Motors logo
Lithia Motors, Inc. engages in the operation of automotive franchises and retail of new and used vehicles. It operates through the following segments: Domestic, Import and Luxury. The Domestic segment comprises of retail automotive franchises that sell new vehicles manufactured by Chrysler, General Motors, and Ford. The Import segment composes of automotive franchises that sell new vehicles manufactured by Honda, Toyota, Subaru, Nissan, and Volkswagen. The Luxury segment includes retail automotive franchises that sell new vehicles manufactured by BMW, Mercedes-Benz, and Lexus. The company was founded by Walt DeBoer and Sidney B. DeBoer in 1946 and is headquartered in Medford, OR.
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Today's Range

Now: $346.24
Low: $343.88
High: $348.84

50 Day Range

MA: $347.86
Low: $318.90
High: $381.52

52 Week Range

Now: $346.24
Low: $215.21
High: $417.98

Volume

1,073 shs

Average Volume

364,722 shs

Market Capitalization

$10.47 billion

P/E Ratio

11.37

Dividend Yield

0.41%

Beta

1.75

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Lithia Motors?

The following Wall Street analysts have issued research reports on Lithia Motors in the last year: Bank of America Co., Citigroup Inc., Craig Hallum, Guggenheim, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Morgan Stanley, Seaport Global Securities, Smith Barney Citigroup, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for Lithia Motors?

9 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Lithia Motors in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $382.11, suggesting a possible upside of 10.7%. Craig Hallum has the highest price target set, predicting LAD will reach $520.00 in the next twelve months. Seaport Global Securities has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $305.00 for Lithia Motors in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Lithia Motors?

Lithia Motors currently has 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 4 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 LAD, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact Lithia Motors' investor relations team?

Lithia Motors' physical mailing address is 150 NORTH BARTLETT STREET, MEDFORD OR, 97501. The company's listed phone number is (541) 618-5748 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Lithia Motors is www.lithiainvestorrelations.com.