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Palo Alto Networks Inc Stock Forecast, Predictions & Price Target

Analyst price target for PANW

Based on 33 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Palo Alto Networks Inc.
Min Forecast
$155.00-0.79%
Avg Forecast
$413.18+164.47%
Max Forecast
$750.00+380.06%

Should I buy or sell PANW stock?

Based on 33 analysts offering ratings for Palo Alto Networks Inc.
Strong Buy
Strong Buy
18 analysts 54.55%
Buy
11 analysts 33.33%
Hold
4 analysts 12.12%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
0 analysts 0%

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PANW stock forecasts by analyst

Analyst / FirmRatingActionPrice TargetUpside/DownsideDateAnalyst Color
JP Morgan
Bottom 10%
10
Strong BuyInitiates Coverage On$195.00+24.82%2023-01-24Find out why
Deutsche Bank
Top 15%
86
Strong BuyMaintains$165.00+5.61%2023-01-23Find out why
ScotiaBank
Bottom 2%
2
BuyInitiates Coverage On$155.00-0.79%2023-01-18Find out why
Morgan Stanley
Bottom 6%
6
Strong BuyMaintains$220.00+40.82%2023-01-12Find out why
Piper Sandler
Top 2%
99
Strong BuyMaintains$220.00+40.82%2023-01-05Find out why
Redburn Partners
Bottom 31%
31
Strong BuyInitiates Coverage On$270.00+72.82%2022-12-01Find out why
Wolfe Research
Bottom 10%
10
BuyMaintains$225.00+44.02%2022-11-18Find out why
Credit Suisse
Bottom 3%
3
BuyMaintains$225.00+44.02%2022-11-18
Barclays
Bottom 6%
6
Strong BuyMaintains$215.00+37.62%2022-11-18Find out why
KeyBanc
Bottom 12%
12
Strong BuyMaintains$210.00+34.42%2022-11-16Find out why

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Forecast return on equity

Is PANW forecast to generate an efficient return?
Company
392.23%
Industry
20.82%
Market
57.47%
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Forecast High Return on Equity Forecast

Forecast return on assets

Is PANW forecast to generate an efficient return on assets?
Company
15.88%
Industry
20.29%
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Forecast Return on Assets vs Industry Forecast

PANW earnings per share forecast

What is PANW's earnings per share in the next 3 years based on estimates from 14 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$2.03
Avg 2 year Forecast
$3.29
Avg 3 year Forecast
$6.59

PANW revenue forecast

What is PANW's revenue in the next 3 years based on estimates from 14 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$6.9B+18.11%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$8.3B+43.26%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$9.8B+68.72%
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Forecast High Revenue Growth Forecast

PANW revenue growth forecast

How is PANW forecast to perform vs Software - Infrastructure companies and vs the US market?
Company
19.72%
Industry
9.29%
Market
11.08%
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Forecast Revenue Growth vs Industry Forecast
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Forecast Revenue Growth vs Market Forecast

PANW vs Software Infrastructure Stocks

TickerPricePrice TargetUp/downsideConsensus
PANW$156.23$413.18+164.47%Strong Buy
SQ$82.55$107.87+30.67%Strong Buy
VMW$119.34$138.33+15.92%Hold
FTNT$51.99$78.68+51.34%Buy
SNPS$359.97$429.56+19.33%Strong Buy

Palo Alto Networks Stock Forecast FAQ

Is Palo Alto Networks Stock a good buy in 2023, according to Wall Street analysts?

The consensus among 33 Wall Street analysts covering (NASDAQ: PANW) stock is to Strong Buy PANW stock.

Out of 33 analysts, 18 (54.55%) are recommending PANW as a Strong Buy, 11 (33.33%) are recommending PANW as a Buy, 4 (12.12%) are recommending PANW as a Hold, 0 (0%) are recommending PANW as a Sell, and 0 (0%) are recommending PANW as a Strong Sell.

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What is PANW's earnings growth forecast for 2023-2025?

(NASDAQ: PANW) Palo Alto Networks's forecast annual earnings growth rate of N/A is not forecast to beat the US Software - Infrastructure industry's average forecast earnings growth rate of 10.22%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast earnings growth rate of 27.13%.

Palo Alto Networks's earnings in 2023 is -$143,400,000.On average, 14 Wall Street analysts forecast PANW's earnings for 2023 to be $613,784,562, with the lowest PANW earnings forecast at -$136,060,617, and the highest PANW earnings forecast at $810,316,564. On average, 12 Wall Street analysts forecast PANW's earnings for 2024 to be $994,754,290, with the lowest PANW earnings forecast at -$157,225,602, and the highest PANW earnings forecast at $1,339,441,187.

In 2025, PANW is forecast to generate $1,992,532,149 in earnings, with the lowest earnings forecast at $1,935,084,333 and the highest earnings forecast at $2,046,956,396.

What is PANW's revenue growth forecast for 2023-2025?

(NASDAQ: PANW) Palo Alto Networks's forecast annual revenue growth rate of 19.72% is forecast to beat the US Software - Infrastructure industry's average forecast revenue growth rate of 9.29%, and and it is also forecast to beat the US market's average forecast revenue growth rate of 11.08%.

Palo Alto Networks's revenue in 2023 is $5,817,500,000.On average, 14 Wall Street analysts forecast PANW's revenue for 2023 to be $2,077,444,858,881, with the lowest PANW revenue forecast at $2,051,570,362,496, and the highest PANW revenue forecast at $2,089,286,365,570. On average, 11 Wall Street analysts forecast PANW's revenue for 2024 to be $2,519,936,360,265, with the lowest PANW revenue forecast at $2,424,993,261,618, and the highest PANW revenue forecast at $2,633,649,776,941.

In 2025, PANW is forecast to generate $2,967,686,150,967 in revenue, with the lowest revenue forecast at $2,932,968,016,824 and the highest revenue forecast at $3,002,404,285,110.

What is PANW's forecast return on assets (ROA) for 2023-2025?

(NASDAQ: PANW) forecast ROA is 15.88%, which is lower than the forecast US Software - Infrastructure industry average of 20.29%.

What is PANW's Price Target?

According to 33 Wall Street analysts that have issued a 1 year PANW price target, the average PANW price target is $413.18, with the highest PANW stock price forecast at $750.00 and the lowest PANW stock price forecast at $155.00.

On average, Wall Street analysts predict that Palo Alto Networks's share price could reach $413.18 by Jan 24, 2024. The average Palo Alto Networks stock price prediction forecasts a potential upside of 164.47% from the current PANW share price of $156.23.

What is PANW's Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast for 2023-2025?

(NASDAQ: PANW) Palo Alto Networks's current Earnings Per Share (EPS) is -$0.48. On average, analysts forecast that PANW's EPS will be $2.03 for 2023, with the lowest EPS forecast at -$0.45, and the highest EPS forecast at $2.68. On average, analysts forecast that PANW's EPS will be $3.29 for 2024, with the lowest EPS forecast at -$0.52, and the highest EPS forecast at $4.43. In 2025, PANW's EPS is forecast to hit $6.59 (min: $6.40, max: $6.77).

What is PANW's forecast return on equity (ROE) for 2023-2025?

(NASDAQ: PANW) forecast ROE is 392.23%, which is considered strong.
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