• Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $39.57
  • Forecasted Upside: 11.37 %
  • Number of Analysts: 7
  • Breakdown:
  • 3 Sell Ratings
  • 2 Hold Ratings
  • 2 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$35.53
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Analyst Price Target for LAZ

Analyst Price Target is $39.57
▲ +11.37% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 7 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Lazard in the last 3 months. The average price target is $39.57, with a high forecast of $56.00 and a low forecast of $29.00. The average price target represents a 11.37% upside from the last price of $35.53.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 7 contributing investment analysts is to hold stock in Lazard. This Hold consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 2 buy ratings
  • 1 hold ratings
  • 3 sell ratings
6/15/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 2 buy ratings
  • 1 hold ratings
  • 3 sell ratings
9/13/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 1 buy ratings
  • 1 hold ratings
  • 2 sell ratings
12/12/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 1 buy ratings
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  • 2 sell ratings
3/12/2022
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 2 buy ratings
  • 1 hold ratings
  • 3 sell ratings
6/10/2022
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 2 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 3 sell ratings
9/8/2022
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 2 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 3 sell ratings
11/7/2022
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 2 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 3 sell ratings
12/7/2022

Latest Recommendations

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

Display Ratings By
DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/31/2022Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweight$28.00 ➝ $29.00Low
8/4/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetNeutral$32.00 ➝ $36.00Low
7/18/2022Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ Underweight$40.00 ➝ $30.00Low
7/13/2022Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsDowngradeMarket Perform ➝ Underperform$38.00 ➝ $30.00N/A
7/8/2022Piper SandlerLower TargetOverweight$45.00 ➝ $44.00N/A
4/7/2022JMP SecuritiesLower TargetMarket Outperform$58.00 ➝ $56.00Low
4/7/2022Piper SandlerLower TargetOverweight$49.00 ➝ $45.00Low
4/7/2022Wolfe ResearchDowngradePeer Perform ➝ Underperform$39.00Low
3/9/2022Piper SandlerLower TargetOverweight$62.00 ➝ $52.00Medium
3/8/2022Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$40.00Medium
2/4/2022Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$52.00 ➝ $49.00High
1/4/2022UBS GroupLower TargetNeutral$47.00 ➝ $43.00High
12/8/2021Morgan StanleyLower TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$61.00 ➝ $55.00High
9/30/2021Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$53.00 ➝ $58.00High
5/3/2021Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetNeutral$50.00 ➝ $49.00Medium
4/12/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetNeutral$49.00 ➝ $50.00Medium
4/7/2021Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$61.00High
2/9/2021ArgusBoost TargetBuy$40.00 ➝ $48.00Low
1/14/2021Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$50.00High
12/14/2020Morgan StanleyUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Equal Weight$39.00 ➝ $52.00Low
10/12/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweight$29.00 ➝ $39.00Medium
10/9/2020JMP SecuritiesBoost TargetMarket Outperform$40.00 ➝ $42.00Low
10/2/2020Wolfe ResearchUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Market Perform$36.00Medium
8/3/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweight$28.00 ➝ $29.00High
8/3/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetNeutral$32.00 ➝ $34.00High
6/22/2020Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$32.00Low
5/6/2020ArgusLower TargetBuy$51.00 ➝ $35.00Medium
5/4/2020UBS GroupBoost TargetNeutral$23.00 ➝ $24.00Low
5/1/2020CfraBoost TargetSell$22.00 ➝ $24.00Medium
4/24/2020CfraDowngradeHold ➝ Sell$46.00 ➝ $22.00High
4/9/2020JMP SecuritiesLower TargetMarket Outperform$50.00 ➝ $40.00High
4/9/2020Morgan StanleyLower TargetUnderweight$39.00 ➝ $28.00High
3/25/2020UBS GroupLower TargetNeutral$41.00 ➝ $23.00Low
3/25/2020Wolfe ResearchDowngradeMarket Perform ➝ UnderperformLow
1/31/2020CfraBoost TargetHold$43.00 ➝ $46.00Low
1/27/2020Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformLow
1/26/2020Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$40.00 ➝ $48.00Medium
1/13/2020Buckingham ResearchBoost TargetNeutral$40.00 ➝ $46.00Medium
1/6/2020Wolfe ResearchUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Peer PerformN/A
11/27/2019Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageUnderweight$35.00Low
11/20/2019Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageUnderweight$35.00Low
10/9/2019Buckingham ResearchLower TargetNeutral$41.00 ➝ $40.00Low
7/11/2019Buckingham ResearchLower TargetNeutral$45.00 ➝ $41.00Low
6/10/2019UBS GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$43.00 ➝ $36.00Low
4/11/2019Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$37.00High
1/8/2019Wolfe ResearchDowngradeMarket Perform ➝ UnderperformMedium
1/4/2019Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingMkt Perform ➝ Mkt Perform$41.00High
11/6/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$46.00Low
10/26/2018Buckingham ResearchLower TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$64.00 ➝ $52.00N/A
9/25/2018Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageMarket PerformLow
4/27/2018JMP SecuritiesBoost TargetMarket Outperform ➝ Market Outperform$65.00 ➝ $66.00Low
4/17/2018Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$40.00High
2/2/2018JMP SecuritiesBoost TargetMarket Outperform ➝ Market Outperform$63.00 ➝ $65.00Low
2/2/2018Nomura SecuritiesBoost TargetNeutral ➝ Buy$62.00 ➝ $67.00Low
2/1/2018Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingBuy$67.00Medium
1/11/2018Sandler O'NeillReiterated RatingBuy$64.00Low
1/8/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$64.00Low
1/3/2018Nomura SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$46.00 ➝ $62.00Medium
1/3/2018Nomura InstinetUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyMedium
12/21/2017Buckingham ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$54.00Medium
(Data available from 12/7/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.72 (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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  • 5 very positive mentions
  • 24 positive mentions
  • 1 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
5/11/2022
  • 1 very positive mentions
  • 13 positive mentions
  • 2 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
6/10/2022
  • 5 very positive mentions
  • 12 positive mentions
  • 4 negative mentions
  • 2 very negative mentions
7/10/2022
  • 11 very positive mentions
  • 23 positive mentions
  • 4 negative mentions
  • 2 very negative mentions
8/9/2022
  • 2 very positive mentions
  • 15 positive mentions
  • 2 negative mentions
  • 2 very negative mentions
9/8/2022
  • 1 very positive mentions
  • 23 positive mentions
  • 6 negative mentions
  • 5 very negative mentions
10/8/2022
  • 9 very positive mentions
  • 21 positive mentions
  • 4 negative mentions
  • 2 very negative mentions
11/7/2022
  • 4 very positive mentions
  • 7 positive mentions
  • 0 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
12/7/2022

Current Sentiment

  • 4 very positive mentions
  • 7 positive mentions
  • 0 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions

Recent Stories by Sentiment

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Lazard Ltd, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a financial advisory and asset management firm in North America, Europe, Asia, Australia, and Central and South America. It operates in two segments, Financial Advisory and Asset Management. The Financial Advisory segment offers various financial advisory services regarding mergers and acquisitions, restructurings, capital advisory, shareholder advisory, capital raising, sovereign advisory, and other strategic advisory matters. This segment serves corporate, partnership, institutional, government, sovereign, and individual clients across various industry areas, including consumers, financial institutions, healthcare and life sciences, industrials, power and energy/infrastructure, and real estate, as well as technology, telecommunication, and media and entertainment. The Asset Management segment offers a range of investment solutions, and investment and wealth management services in equity and fixed income strategies; asset allocation strategies; and alternative investments and private equity funds to corporations, public funds, sovereign entities, endowments and foundations, labor funds, financial intermediaries, and private clients. The company was founded in 1848 and is based in Hamilton, Bermuda.
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Today's Range

Now: $35.53
Low: $34.14
High: $36.26

50 Day Range

MA: $35.19
Low: $31.28
High: $38.84

52 Week Range

Now: $35.53
Low: $30.20
High: $46.74

Volume

64,370 shs

Average Volume

619,520 shs

Market Capitalization

$4.01 billion

P/E Ratio

7.27

Dividend Yield

5.77%

Beta

1.4

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Lazard?

The following sell-side analysts have issued reports on Lazard in the last twelve months: JMP Securities, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Morgan Stanley, Piper Sandler, StockNews.com, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., UBS Group AG, and Wolfe Research.
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What is the current price target for Lazard?

7 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Lazard in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $39.57, suggesting a possible upside of 11.4%. JMP Securities has the highest price target set, predicting LAZ will reach $56.00 in the next twelve months. Morgan Stanley has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $29.00 for Lazard in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Lazard?

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

Lazard's physical mailing address is CLARENDON HOUSE 2 CHURCH STREET, HAMILTON D0, HM II. The asset manager's listed phone number is (212) 632-6000 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Lazard is www.lazard.com. Learn More about contacing Lazard investor relations.