• Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $139.91
  • Forecasted Upside: 15.08 %
  • Number of Analysts: 21
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 12 Hold Ratings
  • 9 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
▼ -0.86 (-0.70%)

This chart shows the closing price for VMW by one month, three months, or twelve months.

Skip Closing Price Chart
1 month | 3 months | 12 months
Get New VMware Analyst Ratings Delivered To Your Inbox
Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for VMW and its competitors with Analyst Ratings Network’s free daily newsletter.

Analyst Price Target for VMW

Analyst Price Target is $139.91
▲ +15.08% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 21 analysts offering 12 month price targets for VMware in the last 3 months. The average price target is $139.91, with a high forecast of $170.00 and a low forecast of $105.00. The average price target represents a 15.08% upside from the last price of $121.58.

This chart shows the closing price for VMW for the last year in relation to the current analyst high, average, and low pricetarget.

Read Analyst Price Chart DescriptionSkip Analyst Price Chart

Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 21 investment analysts is to hold stock in VMware. This Hold consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

Move your mouse over past months for details

Read Past Recommendations DescriptionSkip Past Price Target Consensus Chart
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 11 buy ratings
  • 14 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 9 buy ratings
  • 12 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 3 buy ratings
  • 12 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 4 buy ratings
  • 13 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 6 buy ratings
  • 12 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 9 buy ratings
  • 12 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 9 buy ratings
  • 12 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 9 buy ratings
  • 12 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings

Latest Recommendations

  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 9 buy ratings
  • 12 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings

Display Ratings By
DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/6/2022Raymond JamesDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformN/A
5/31/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Target$135.00 ➝ $142.50Low
5/27/2022MizuhoBoost Target$138.00Medium
5/26/2022Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform ➝ Sector PerformHigh
5/26/2022Piper SandlerDowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$142.50Low
5/23/2022Jefferies Financial GroupLower Target$125.00 ➝ $105.00High
5/23/2022Royal Bank of CanadaLower Target$153.00 ➝ $140.00High
5/19/2022Monness Crespi & HardtLower TargetSector Weight$136.00Medium
5/18/2022MizuhoLower TargetNeutral$125.00 ➝ $115.00High
2/25/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupLower TargetNeutral$136.00 ➝ $119.00Medium
2/25/2022Stifel NicolausLower TargetBuy$160.00 ➝ $135.00Medium
2/25/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$147.00 ➝ $138.00Medium
2/25/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetOverweight$160.00 ➝ $115.00Medium
2/25/2022UBS GroupLower TargetNeutral$125.00 ➝ $119.00Medium
2/25/2022Cross ResearchLower TargetBuy$165.00 ➝ $140.00Medium
2/25/2022BMO Capital MarketsLower TargetMarket Perform$135.00 ➝ $130.00Medium
2/25/2022FBN SecuritiesLower TargetOutperform$180.00 ➝ $160.00Medium
2/25/2022Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetOutperform$175.00 ➝ $170.00Low
2/25/2022BarclaysLower Target$140.00 ➝ $135.00Medium
2/25/2022Raymond JamesLower TargetOutperform$175.00 ➝ $167.00High
2/25/2022OppenheimerLower TargetOutperform$148.00 ➝ $135.00High
2/25/2022MizuhoLower TargetNeutral$135.00 ➝ $125.00High
1/24/2022CitigroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$177.00 ➝ $140.00Low
1/21/2022MacquarieInitiated CoverageOutperform$157.00Low
1/18/2022KeyCorpInitiated CoverageOverweight$164.00Medium
1/13/2022Monness Crespi & HardtUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$153.00Medium
11/24/2021Bank of AmericaLower TargetNeutral$175.00 ➝ $150.00High
11/24/2021CitigroupLower TargetBuy$190.00 ➝ $177.00High
11/24/2021BMO Capital MarketsLower TargetMarket Perform$172.00 ➝ $135.00High
11/24/2021The Goldman Sachs GroupLower TargetNeutral$159.00 ➝ $136.00High
11/24/2021BarclaysLower TargetOverweight$163.00 ➝ $140.00High
11/24/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetHold$145.00 ➝ $135.00High
11/24/2021Piper SandlerLower TargetOverweight$178.00 ➝ $154.00High
11/16/2021Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$175.00Low
11/15/2021MizuhoLower TargetNeutral$165.00 ➝ $138.00Medium
11/8/2021BarclaysInitiated CoverageOverweight$163.00Medium
11/3/2021Royal Bank of CanadaLower TargetOutperform$180.00 ➝ $153.00High
11/3/2021OppenheimerLower TargetOutperform$175.00 ➝ $148.00High
11/1/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoveragePositive ➝ Hold$145.00 ➝ $170.00High
10/8/2021Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingHold$160.00Low
9/20/2021CitigroupInitiated CoverageBuy$190.00Low
9/2/2021CitigroupBoost TargetBuy$178.00 ➝ $190.00Low
8/27/2021Stifel NicolausBoost TargetBuy$175.00 ➝ $185.00High
6/25/2021Raymond JamesReiterated RatingOutperform$175.00Low
5/28/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$156.00 ➝ $160.00Low
5/28/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetMarket Perform$150.00 ➝ $175.00High
5/28/2021BarclaysBoost TargetOverweight$180.00 ➝ $190.00High
5/13/2021MizuhoBoost TargetNeutral$160.00 ➝ $165.00High
4/21/2021Northland SecuritiesReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Market Perform$169.00Low
4/15/2021Northland SecuritiesDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$169.00High
4/15/2021MizuhoBoost TargetNeutral$147.00 ➝ $160.00High
4/15/2021Piper SandlerBoost TargetOverweight$158.00 ➝ $180.00High
4/14/2021Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingNeutral$175.00Low
4/8/2021Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageNeutral$175.00Medium
1/21/2021The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$150.00Low
1/14/2021UBS GroupLower TargetNeutral$152.00 ➝ $145.00Medium
1/13/2021BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$157.00 ➝ $148.00Medium
1/13/2021William BlairDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformMedium
11/25/2020Piper SandlerBoost Target$170.00 ➝ $179.00High
11/25/2020UBS GroupLower TargetNeutral$155.00 ➝ $152.00High
11/25/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$149.00 ➝ $156.00High
11/25/2020BarclaysLower TargetOverweight$187.00 ➝ $180.00High
11/25/2020MizuhoLower TargetNeutral$152.00 ➝ $147.00High
10/20/2020KeyCorpBoost TargetOverweight$170.00 ➝ $180.00Low
10/13/2020UBS GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$155.00Low
10/2/2020William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformLow
9/3/2020Northland SecuritiesInitiated CoverageOutperform$169.00Low
8/28/2020Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingHoldLow
8/28/2020BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuyLow
8/28/2020BarclaysLower TargetOverweight$175.00 ➝ $172.00Low
8/28/2020CitigroupBoost TargetBuy$193.00 ➝ $200.00Low
8/28/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperform$181.00 ➝ $185.00Low
8/12/2020Cross ResearchUpgradeHold ➝ BuyHigh
6/24/2020William BlairReiterated RatingBuyMedium
6/24/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetAverage ➝ Neutral$143.00 ➝ $158.00High
6/23/2020Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$166.00 ➝ $196.00High
6/22/2020Tigress FinancialReiterated RatingBuyLow
5/29/2020CfraUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$154.00 ➝ $180.00High
5/29/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$136.00 ➝ $149.00High
5/29/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetNeutral$160.00 ➝ $175.00High
5/29/2020Bank of AmericaBoost TargetBuy$135.00 ➝ $162.00High
5/29/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetOverweight$190.00 ➝ $200.00High
5/29/2020Stifel NicolausBoost TargetHold$150.00 ➝ $166.00High
5/29/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetOutperform$152.00 ➝ $165.00High
5/29/2020KeyCorpBoost TargetOverweight$160.00 ➝ $170.00High
5/29/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperform$165.00 ➝ $181.00High
5/29/2020MizuhoBoost TargetNeutral$140.00 ➝ $152.00High
5/29/2020Jefferies Financial GroupBoost TargetHold$135.00 ➝ $160.00High
5/29/2020OppenheimerReiterated RatingBuy$175.00High
5/27/2020BMO Capital MarketsLower Target$163.00 ➝ $152.00Medium
5/14/2020Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$135.00Low
4/17/2020KeyCorpLower TargetOverweight$172.00 ➝ $160.00Medium
4/3/2020Raymond JamesLower TargetOutperform$164.00 ➝ $140.00Low
3/24/2020OppenheimerLower Target$200.00 ➝ $165.00High
3/6/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuy$165.00 ➝ $155.00Low
2/29/2020Maxim GroupReiterated RatingHoldLow
2/28/2020Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$175.00 ➝ $190.00Low
2/28/2020Royal Bank of CanadaLower Target$200.00 ➝ $183.00High
2/28/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetOverweight$194.00 ➝ $180.00High
2/28/2020Stifel NicolausLower TargetHold$178.00 ➝ $150.00High
2/28/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuy$190.00 ➝ $165.00High
2/28/2020WedbushLower TargetOutperform$210.00 ➝ $160.00High
2/28/2020William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformHigh
2/28/2020MizuhoLower TargetNeutral$165.00 ➝ $147.00High
2/28/2020KeyCorpLower TargetOverweight$186.00 ➝ $172.00High
2/6/2020Sanford C. BernsteinUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$171.00 ➝ $181.00High
1/22/2020KeyCorpBoost TargetOverweight$182.00 ➝ $186.00Medium
1/13/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$170.00 ➝ $175.00Medium
12/10/2019Piper Jaffray CompaniesInitiated CoverageOverweight$170.00Low
11/28/2019Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuy$190.00Medium
11/27/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingBuy$180.00 ➝ $200.00Medium
11/27/2019Nomura SecuritiesBoost TargetReduce$114.00 ➝ $115.00Low
11/27/2019Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperform$190.00 ➝ $200.00Low
11/27/2019KeyCorpBoost TargetOverweight$175.00 ➝ $182.00Low
11/27/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetOutperform$160.00 ➝ $192.00High
11/27/2019Stifel NicolausBoost TargetHold$150.00 ➝ $178.00High
11/22/2019Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingHold$170.00Low
11/1/2019BarclaysSet TargetBuy$186.00Low
10/17/2019KeyCorpLower TargetOverweight$182.00 ➝ $175.00Low
10/16/2019Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual ➝ Equal Weight$188.00 ➝ $170.00Low
10/8/2019Jefferies Financial GroupLower TargetBuy$198.00 ➝ $180.00Low
10/1/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$140.00 ➝ $180.00High
9/9/2019Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Sector PerformLow
9/6/2019OppenheimerReiterated RatingOutperform$200.00Medium
9/6/2019CitigroupBoost TargetNeutral$14.00 ➝ $15.00Low
9/5/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$152.00Low
8/29/2019Nomura SecuritiesSet TargetSell$114.00Low
8/26/2019Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$190.00 ➝ $188.00Low
8/26/2019Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$20.00 ➝ $15.00Low
8/23/2019WedbushSet TargetBuy$210.00Medium
8/23/2019Monness Crespi & HardtReiterated RatingHoldMedium
8/23/2019MizuhoSet TargetBuy$145.00Medium
8/23/2019Maxim GroupReiterated RatingHoldN/A
8/23/2019OppenheimerLower TargetOutperform$220.00 ➝ $200.00Low
8/23/2019William BlairDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformLow
8/23/2019CitigroupLower TargetBuy$212.00 ➝ $183.00High
8/23/2019Stifel NicolausLower TargetHold$160.00 ➝ $150.00High
8/23/2019BarclaysLower TargetOverweight$190.00 ➝ $178.00High
8/23/2019Nomura SecuritiesLower TargetReduce$130.00 ➝ $114.00High
8/23/2019Royal Bank of CanadaLower TargetOutperform$210.00 ➝ $190.00High
8/23/2019Bank of AmericaLower TargetBuy$225.00 ➝ $190.00High
8/23/2019Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetNeutral$185.00 ➝ $170.00High
8/23/2019KeyCorpLower TargetOverweight$214.00 ➝ $182.00High
8/23/2019Jefferies Financial GroupSet TargetBuy$198.00High
8/23/2019Raymond JamesLower TargetOutperform$206.00 ➝ $185.00High
8/23/2019Needham & Company LLCDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldHigh
8/21/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyN/A
8/21/2019BMO Capital MarketsLower TargetOutperform$198.00 ➝ $160.00Medium
8/19/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuy$220.00 ➝ $190.00Low
8/16/2019CitigroupSet TargetBuy$212.00Low
8/15/2019WedbushReiterated RatingNeutral$15.00High
8/2/2019Maxim GroupReiterated RatingHoldLow
7/18/2019WedbushReiterated RatingOutperformLow
6/25/2019Bank of AmericaDowngradeNeutral ➝ Underperform$16.00 ➝ $12.00Low
6/5/2019William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformMedium
6/5/2019BarclaysLower TargetEqual Weight$21.00 ➝ $15.00Low
6/5/2019Morgan StanleyLower TargetOverweight$26.00 ➝ $18.00High
6/5/2019Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$25.00 ➝ $20.00High
6/5/2019KeyCorpLower TargetOverweight$27.00 ➝ $21.00High
6/5/2019Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform$25.00 ➝ $20.00High
6/5/2019Needham & Company LLCLower TargetBuy ➝ Buy$28.00 ➝ $21.00High
6/5/2019WedbushDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$26.00 ➝ $15.00High
5/31/2019Maxim GroupReiterated RatingHoldHigh
5/31/2019Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$192.00 ➝ $190.00Low
5/31/2019Raymond JamesBoost TargetOutperform$196.00 ➝ $206.00Low
5/31/2019KeyCorpReiterated RatingOverweight$206.00 ➝ $214.00Low
5/31/2019Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuy$225.00Medium
5/31/2019WedbushReiterated RatingBuy$210.00High
5/31/2019Jefferies Financial GroupBoost TargetBuy$203.00 ➝ $213.00High
5/31/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$195.00 ➝ $198.00High
5/29/2019Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$152.00 ➝ $192.00Medium
5/23/2019CitigroupBoost TargetBuy$201.00 ➝ $235.00Low
5/17/2019BarclaysBoost TargetOverweight$200.00 ➝ $224.00Medium
5/1/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$215.00 ➝ $230.00Low
4/29/2019OppenheimerBoost TargetOutperform$200.00 ➝ $220.00Medium
4/23/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$200.00 ➝ $215.00High
4/18/2019KeyCorpBoost TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$192.00 ➝ $206.00Low
4/11/2019WedbushBoost TargetOutperform$190.00 ➝ $210.00Medium
3/18/2019Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$24.00 ➝ $26.00High
3/15/2019BarclaysLower TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$23.00 ➝ $21.00Medium
3/15/2019WedbushBoost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$25.00 ➝ $26.00Medium
3/15/2019Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$22.00 ➝ $25.00High
3/13/2019MizuhoInitiated CoverageNeutral$160.00Low
3/6/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Sell$177.00Low
3/1/2019Nomura SecuritiesSet TargetSell$130.00High
3/1/2019BarclaysBoost TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$168.00 ➝ $200.00Low
3/1/2019Raymond JamesBoost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$163.00 ➝ $196.00Low
3/1/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$155.00 ➝ $180.00Low
3/1/2019CitigroupBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$166.00 ➝ $201.00Low
3/1/2019Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$160.00 ➝ $185.00Low
3/1/2019KeyCorpBoost TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$172.00 ➝ $192.00Low
3/1/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$190.00 ➝ $200.00Low
3/1/2019WedbushBoost TargetPositive ➝ Outperform$173.00 ➝ $190.00Low
3/1/2019Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$203.00Low
3/1/2019BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$170.00 ➝ $195.00Medium
2/27/2019Bank of AmericaBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$190.00 ➝ $200.00Medium
2/4/2019Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageIn-line ➝ In-Line$160.00Medium
1/15/2019Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal$175.00 ➝ $152.00High
1/11/2019Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$160.00Low
1/11/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$155.00Medium
1/10/2019BMO Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageOutperform$175.00 ➝ $170.00Low
1/9/2019BarclaysInitiated CoverageOverweight ➝ Overweight$168.00Medium
1/8/2019OppenheimerLower TargetOutperform$180.00 ➝ $170.00Low
1/8/2019CitigroupInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$166.00Low
1/4/2019KeyCorpLower TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$199.00 ➝ $172.00High
12/20/2018Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform ➝ OutperformHigh
12/12/2018Needham & Company LLCBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$25.00 ➝ $28.00High
11/30/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$165.00 ➝ $194.00High
11/30/2018KeyCorpBoost TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$167.00 ➝ $199.00High
11/30/2018Nomura SecuritiesSet TargetReduce ➝ Reduce$115.00 ➝ $128.00High
11/30/2018Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$180.00 ➝ $200.00High
11/30/2018Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold ➝ Hold$142.00 ➝ $145.00High
11/30/2018Raymond JamesBoost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$174.00 ➝ $190.00High
11/30/2018Jefferies Financial GroupBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$186.00 ➝ $196.00High
11/30/2018WedbushReiterated RatingOutperform$200.00High
11/30/2018Maxim GroupReiterated RatingHold ➝ Hold$150.00 ➝ $155.00High
10/22/2018Needham & Company LLCInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$25.00Low
10/18/2018WedbushInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Outperform$185.00High
9/13/2018Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuy$29.00High
9/13/2018BarclaysLower TargetEqual Weight$22.00High
9/7/2018CitigroupBoost TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$22.00 ➝ $28.00Medium
9/7/2018BarclaysBoost TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$24.00 ➝ $26.00Low
8/31/2018OppenheimerBoost TargetOutperform$170.00 ➝ $180.00Low
8/30/2018Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$26.00 ➝ $32.00Low
8/26/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingBuy$175.00Low
8/24/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$150.00 ➝ $165.00Medium
8/24/2018Nomura SecuritiesBoost TargetReduce ➝ Reduce$111.00 ➝ $115.00High
8/24/2018KeyCorpBoost TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$160.00 ➝ $167.00Low
8/24/2018Maxim GroupBoost TargetHold ➝ Hold$142.00 ➝ $150.00Low
8/24/2018Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperform$180.00Low
8/24/2018Stifel NicolausBoost TargetHold ➝ Hold$122.00 ➝ $142.00Low
8/24/2018William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformHigh
8/15/2018BarclaysBoost TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$22.00 ➝ $24.00Medium
8/13/2018OppenheimerBoost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$165.00 ➝ $170.00Low
7/16/2018Bank of AmericaBoost TargetBuy$190.00Low
7/10/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$135.00 ➝ $155.00Low
7/6/2018Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$172.00Medium
7/5/2018Raymond JamesBoost Target$153.00 ➝ $174.00Low
7/3/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight$160.00 ➝ $172.00Low
7/3/2018BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetBuy ➝ Outperform$155.00 ➝ $175.00Low
7/2/2018Jefferies Financial GroupBoost TargetBuy ➝ Positive$185.00Low
6/13/2018BarclaysBoost TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$19.00 ➝ $22.00High
6/13/2018Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$22.00 ➝ $25.00High
6/13/2018Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$24.00 ➝ $26.00High
6/1/2018BarclaysBoost TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$154.00 ➝ $160.00Medium
6/1/2018Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$155.00 ➝ $160.00High
6/1/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$130.00 ➝ $150.00High
6/1/2018Maxim GroupBoost TargetHold ➝ Hold$134.00 ➝ $142.00High
6/1/2018Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperform$150.00 ➝ $160.00High
6/1/2018KeyCorpBoost TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$155.00 ➝ $160.00High
6/1/2018BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$138.00 ➝ $155.00High
6/1/2018Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$163.00High
5/24/2018MizuhoReiterated RatingHold$125.00Low
5/22/2018OppenheimerBoost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$135.00 ➝ $165.00Medium
5/21/2018Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$140.00 ➝ $155.00Low
5/15/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$19.00Medium
5/15/2018Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$22.00Low
5/15/2018UBS GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$20.00Low
5/15/2018Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageOverweight$24.00Low
5/15/2018CitigroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$21.00Low
5/15/2018Royal Bank of CanadaInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Sector Perform$21.00 ➝ $21.00Low
5/15/2018KeyCorpInitiated CoverageOverweight$24.00Low
5/15/2018William BlairInitiated CoverageOutperformLow
5/15/2018Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageNeutral$21.00Low
5/15/2018BarclaysInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$19.00Low
5/15/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$21.00Low
4/11/2018Monness Crespi & HardtInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ NeutralLow
3/6/2018Maxim GroupReiterated RatingHold ➝ Hold$123.00 ➝ $134.00Medium
3/2/2018Hilliard LyonsDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralHigh
3/2/2018BMO Capital MarketsLower TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$142.00 ➝ $138.00High
3/2/2018MizuhoReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$110.00 ➝ $125.00High
3/2/2018Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$152.00 ➝ $135.00High
3/2/2018Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$135.00 ➝ $140.00High
3/1/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$171.00High
2/28/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingMarket Perform$110.00 ➝ $125.00Low
2/23/2018MizuhoReiterated RatingHold$110.00Low
2/15/2018Edward JonesDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
2/5/2018CitigroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$124.00Low
1/30/2018Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$135.00Low
1/29/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$145.00 ➝ $175.00High
1/29/2018CowenReiterated RatingBuy$150.00 ➝ $160.00High
1/23/2018Nomura SecuritiesInitiated CoverageReduce ➝ Reduce$108.00Low
1/17/2018Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetPositive ➝ Outperform$150.00Medium
1/11/2018CowenUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformMedium
12/18/2017KeyCorpUpgradeSector Weight ➝ Overweight$142.00High
12/3/2017Stifel NicolausBoost TargetBuy$150.00 ➝ $152.00High
12/1/2017CIBCBoost TargetOutperform$120.00 ➝ $135.00Low
12/1/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$135.00Medium
12/1/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy$145.00Medium
12/1/2017Maxim GroupBoost TargetHold$113.00 ➝ $123.00Medium
12/1/2017GabelliDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
12/1/2017OppenheimerBoost TargetOutperform$120.00 ➝ $135.00Medium
12/1/2017Drexel HamiltonDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldMedium
12/1/2017CitigroupBoost TargetBuy$145.00Medium
12/1/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$140.00High
12/1/2017BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$142.00High
11/30/2017Drexel HamiltonReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$120.00Medium
11/30/2017MizuhoReiterated RatingHold$110.00High
11/27/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$150.00 ➝ $152.00Low
11/27/2017Bank of AmericaBoost TargetBuy$125.00 ➝ $148.00Low
11/27/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$114.00 ➝ $136.00Medium
11/17/2017MizuhoReiterated RatingHold$110.00N/A
11/10/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingBuyN/A
11/6/2017BarclaysBoost TargetOverweight$130.00 ➝ $140.00N/A
11/2/2017Drexel HamiltonReiterated RatingBuy$120.00N/A
10/17/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldN/A
10/4/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$125.00Low
9/27/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweight$115.00 ➝ $123.00Medium
9/14/2017Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuy$120.00 ➝ $125.00Low
9/14/2017BarclaysUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$109.00 ➝ $130.00Low
9/12/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$125.00Medium
9/6/2017Moffett NathansonInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$120.00Low
9/5/2017William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformLow
9/5/2017OppenheimerBoost TargetBuy$110.00 ➝ $120.00Low
9/5/2017Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Outperform$130.00Low
9/1/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingSector WeightLow
8/31/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingOutperform$120.00 ➝ $125.00Low
8/29/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingHold$94.00Medium
8/29/2017OppenheimerReiterated RatingBuyLow
8/28/2017CitigroupReiterated RatingBuy$124.00Medium
8/28/2017MKM PartnersReiterated RatingBuy$110.00 ➝ $120.00High
8/25/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$109.00 ➝ $118.00High
8/25/2017BarclaysBoost TargetEqual Weight$100.00 ➝ $109.00Medium
8/25/2017William BlairReiterated RatingOurperformLow
8/25/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket Perform$110.00 ➝ $114.00Medium
8/25/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweight$107.00 ➝ $115.00Medium
8/25/2017Jefferies Financial GroupBoost TargetBuy$121.00 ➝ $129.00Medium
8/25/2017Drexel HamiltonReiterated RatingBuy$113.00 ➝ $120.00Low
8/25/2017Maxim GroupReiterated RatingHold$105.00Low
8/25/2017Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$108.00 ➝ $120.00Low
8/25/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$115.00 ➝ $120.00High
8/23/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperform$113.00 ➝ $125.00Low
8/22/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$110.00 ➝ $120.00High
(Data available from 8/19/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.51 (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

Move your mouse over past months for details

Skip to Current Sentiment Summary
  • 9 very positive mentions
  • 22 positive mentions
  • 1 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
  • 11 very positive mentions
  • 17 positive mentions
  • 1 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
  • 22 very positive mentions
  • 18 positive mentions
  • 3 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
  • 10 very positive mentions
  • 21 positive mentions
  • 4 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions
  • 15 very positive mentions
  • 17 positive mentions
  • 0 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
  • 18 very positive mentions
  • 59 positive mentions
  • 5 negative mentions
  • 5 very negative mentions
  • 5 very positive mentions
  • 19 positive mentions
  • 3 negative mentions
  • 3 very negative mentions
  • 8 very positive mentions
  • 20 positive mentions
  • 0 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions

Current Sentiment

  • 8 very positive mentions
  • 20 positive mentions
  • 0 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions
VMware logo
VMware, Inc. provides software solutions in the areas of modern applications, cloud management and infrastructure, networking, security, and digital workspaces in the United States and internationally. It offers VMware multi-cloud solutions, including VMware vSphere, a data center infrastructure that provides the fundamental compute layer; vSAN and VxRail, which offers holistic data storage and protection options to applications running on vSphere; and vRealize Cloud Management solutions that manages hybrid and multi-cloud environments running in virtual machines and containers, as well as VMware Cloud Foundation, a cloud platform that combines its vSphere, vSAN, and NSX with vRealize Cloud Management into an integrated stack and delivers enterprise-ready cloud infrastructure for private and public clouds. The company also provides networking solutions, such as VMware NSX, NSX Distributed and Gateway Firewalls, NSX Network Detection and Response Engine, NSX Advanced Load Balancer, Tanzu Service Mesh, and VMware SASE; security solutions consisting of VMware Carbon Black Endpoint, Workload, and Container; and digital workspace solutions comprising Workspace ONE Unified Endpoint Management, Access, Intelligent Hub, and Horizon. In addition, it offers application modernization solutions, such as Tanzu Application and Operations Platform, Tanzu Application Service Platform, Tanzu Observability, Tanzu Community Edition, and Tanzu Labs; and cloud management solutions, including vRealize Cloud Management, vCloud Suite, and CloudHealth by VMware Suite. The company sells its products through distributors, resellers, system vendors, and systems integrators. VMware, Inc. has a strategic alliance with Amazon Web Services to build and deliver an integrated hybrid solution. The company was incorporated in 1998 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, California.
Read More

Today's Range

Now: $121.58
Low: $121.31
High: $121.98

50 Day Range

MA: $116.27
Low: $108.89
High: $122.64

52 Week Range

Now: $121.58
Low: $91.53
High: $167.83


503,790 shs

Average Volume

1,828,772 shs

Market Capitalization

$51.24 billion

P/E Ratio


Dividend Yield




Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of VMware?

The following Wall Street sell-side analysts have issued research reports on VMware in the last twelve months: Bank of America Co., Barclays PLC, BMO Capital Markets, Citigroup Inc., Credit Suisse Group AG, Cross Research, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, FBN Securities, Jefferies Financial Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., KeyCorp, Macquarie, Mizuho, Monness Crespi & Hardt, Morgan Stanley, Oppenheimer Holdings Inc., Piper Sandler, Raymond James, Royal Bank of Canada, Stifel Nicolaus, StockNews.com, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., TheStreet, and UBS Group AG.
View the latest analyst ratings for VMW.

What is the current price target for VMware?

22 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for VMware in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $139.91, suggesting a possible upside of 15.1%. Credit Suisse Group AG has the highest price target set, predicting VMW will reach $170.00 in the next twelve months. Jefferies Financial Group Inc. has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $105.00 for VMware in the next year.
View the latest price targets for VMW.

What is the current consensus analyst rating for VMware?

VMware currently has 12 hold ratings and 9 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 VMW, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
View the latest ratings for VMW.

What other companies compete with VMware?

How do I contact VMware's investor relations team?

VMware's physical mailing address is 3401 HILLVIEW AVENUE, PALO ALTO CA, 94304. The virtualization software provider's listed phone number is (650) 427-5000 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for VMware is www.vmware.com. Learn More about contacing VMware investor relations.