NYSE:WRB - W. R. Berkley Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $85.00
  • Forecasted Upside: 5.63 %
  • Number of Analysts: 11
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 5 Hold Ratings
  • 6 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$80.47
▼ -3.03 (-3.63%)

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Analyst Price Target for WRB

Analyst Price Target is $85.00
▲ +5.63% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 11 analysts offering 12 month price targets for W. R. Berkley in the last 3 months. The average price target is $85.00, with a high forecast of $99.00 and a low forecast of $73.00. The average price target represents a 5.63% upside from the last price of $80.47.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 11 polled investment analysts is to buy stock in W. R. Berkley. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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6/6/2020
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9/4/2020
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12/3/2020
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3/3/2021
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6/1/2021
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8/30/2021
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10/29/2021
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11/28/2021

Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
11/22/2021The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$99.00High
11/18/2021Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageHold$82.00Medium
10/22/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$88.00 ➝ $91.00High
9/20/2021Boenning ScattergoodUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$87.00Medium
8/19/2021Bank of AmericaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Neutral$80.00 ➝ $86.00High
8/16/2021Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$76.00Low
7/23/2021Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$90.00 ➝ $88.00High
4/22/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$84.00 ➝ $89.00Low
4/21/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$70.00 ➝ $80.00Medium
4/16/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$83.00 ➝ $84.00Medium
4/7/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageOverweight$92.00Medium
3/24/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$77.00 ➝ $83.00High
2/24/2021UBS GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$73.00 ➝ $80.00High
1/27/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$76.00 ➝ $77.00High
1/12/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$75.00 ➝ $76.00Low
1/11/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$68.00 ➝ $73.00Low
1/8/2021The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$53.00 ➝ $70.00Low
11/24/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$70.00 ➝ $75.00Low
10/26/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$66.00 ➝ $70.00Medium
10/21/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$60.00 ➝ $67.00High
7/27/2020UBS GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$60.00 ➝ $66.00Low
7/23/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$62.00 ➝ $66.00Low
7/22/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$58.00 ➝ $60.00High
7/22/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$68.00 ➝ $73.00Medium
7/15/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$58.00 ➝ $62.00Medium
4/24/2020CfraLower Price TargetHold$77.00 ➝ $55.00Low
4/19/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeSell ➝ HoldHigh
4/14/2020UBS GroupUpgradeHold$57.00High
4/13/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeSell ➝ Hold$58.00High
4/8/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$82.00 ➝ $68.00Medium
4/1/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$78.00 ➝ $60.00Medium
2/28/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$75.00 ➝ $78.00High
1/29/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetSell$55.00 ➝ $57.00Low
1/29/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$80.00 ➝ $82.00High
1/22/2020Buckingham ResearchUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyMedium
12/11/2019Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$68.26 ➝ $70.00Low
12/5/2019Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Outperform$70.00 ➝ $80.00Medium
9/12/2019Buckingham ResearchBoost Price TargetNeutral$63.00 ➝ $64.00Low
8/14/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$63.00 ➝ $73.00Medium
7/24/2019Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$68.00High
6/26/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeHold ➝ Sell$65.71Low
4/24/2019UBS GroupBoost Price TargetSell$53.00 ➝ $56.00Medium
4/24/2019Boenning ScattergoodReiterated RatingHoldHigh
4/24/2019Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$60.00High
2/27/2019Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$51.67 ➝ $58.67Low
1/3/2019Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$49.33 ➝ $48.67Low
8/7/2018Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$52.00Low
7/25/2018Boenning ScattergoodReiterated RatingHoldMedium
6/18/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageSell$49.33Medium
6/14/2018Bank of AmericaDowngradeNeutral ➝ Underperform$49.33Medium
4/25/2018Boenning ScattergoodReiterated RatingHoldLow
1/31/2018Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHoldLow
1/31/2018Boenning ScattergoodReiterated RatingHoldHigh
11/17/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingHold$46.00N/A
10/25/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$43.33 ➝ $44.00N/A
10/25/2017Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetNeutral$48.67 ➝ $49.33N/A
10/25/2017Boenning ScattergoodReiterated RatingHoldN/A
10/25/2017UBS GroupBoost Price TargetSell$42.00 ➝ $44.00N/A
9/11/2017Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$44.67Low
9/3/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingHold ➝ NeutralHigh
8/29/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$48.00Low
7/26/2017Boenning ScattergoodReiterated RatingHoldLow
7/7/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight$45.33 ➝ $46.67Low
7/6/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsSet Price TargetHold$44.67Low
5/17/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingHold$44.67Low
3/2/2017Boenning ScattergoodReiterated RatingNeutralN/A
1/31/2017Langen McalennReiterated RatingNeutralN/A
1/17/2017MacquarieUpgradeUnderperform ➝ OutperformN/A
(Data available from 11/28/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.41 (Hold)

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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7/1/2021
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7/31/2021
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10/29/2021
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11/28/2021

Current Sentiment

  • 6 very positive mentions
  • 22 positive mentions
  • 1 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
W. R. Berkley logo
W.R. Berkley Corp. is an insurance holding company, which engages in the property casualty insurance business. It operates through the following segments: Insurance and Reinsurance & Monoline Excess. The Insurance segment includes excess and surplus lines, admitted lines, and specialty personal lines throughout the United States, as well as insurance business in the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, South America, Canada, Mexico, Scandinavia, Asia and Australia. The Reinsurance and Monoline Excess segment involves in the reinsurance business on a facultative and treaty basis, primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, Continental Europe, Australia, the Asia-Pacific region, and South Africa. The company was founded by William R. Berkley in 1967 and is headquartered in Greenwich, CT.
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Today's Range

Now: $80.47
Low: $79.48
High: $81.62

50 Day Range

MA: $78.44
Low: $71.62
High: $84.50

52 Week Range

Now: $80.47
Low: $61.49
High: $84.93

Volume

618,579 shs

Average Volume

680,027 shs

Market Capitalization

$14.21 billion

P/E Ratio

14.45

Dividend Yield

0.62%

Beta

0.85

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of W. R. Berkley?

The following Wall Street analysts have issued research reports on W. R. Berkley in the last twelve months: Bank of America Co., Boenning Scattergood, Credit Suisse Group AG, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, Jefferies Financial Group Inc., Morgan Stanley, Royal Bank of Canada, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., UBS Group AG, Wells Fargo & Company, Wolfe Research, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for W. R. Berkley?

11 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for W. R. Berkley in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $85.00, suggesting a possible upside of 5.6%. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. has the highest price target set, predicting WRB will reach $99.00 in the next twelve months. Credit Suisse Group AG has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $73.00 for W. R. Berkley in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for W. R. Berkley?

W. R. Berkley currently has 5 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe WRB will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of W. R. Berkley.
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How do I contact W. R. Berkley's investor relations team?

W. R. Berkley's physical mailing address is 475 STEAMBOAT ROAD, GREENWICH CT, 06830. The insurance provider's listed phone number is (203) 629-3000 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for W. R. Berkley is www.wrberkley.com.