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Charles River Laboratories International Inc Stock Forecast, Predictions & Price Target

Analyst price target for CRL

Based on 13 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Charles River Laboratories International Inc.
Min Forecast
$240.00-2.08%
Avg Forecast
$301.00+22.81%
Max Forecast
$400.00+63.21%

Should I buy or sell CRL stock?

Based on 14 analysts offering ratings for Charles River Laboratories International Inc.
Strong Buy
Strong Buy
8 analysts 57.14%
Buy
3 analysts 21.43%
Hold
3 analysts 21.43%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
0 analysts 0%

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CRL stock forecasts by analyst

Analyst / FirmRatingActionPrice TargetUpside/DownsideDateAnalyst Color
Baird
Bottom 26%
26
BuyMaintains$285.00+16.28%2023-01-11
JP Morgan
Top 20%
81
Strong BuyMaintains$275.00+12.20%2022-11-03
Credit Suisse
Top 7%
94
BuyMaintains$280.00+14.24%2022-11-03
Morgan Stanley
Top 3%
98
HoldMaintains$241.00-1.67%2022-11-03
Jefferies
Top 5%
96
Strong BuyUpgrades$240.00-2.08%2022-09-30
Credit Suisse
Bottom 13%
13
BuyInitiates Coverage On$285.00+16.28%2022-08-25
Wells Fargo
Top 23%
78
Strong BuyMaintains$300.00+22.40%2022-08-16
Morgan Stanley
Bottom 5%
5
HoldDowngrades$250.00+2.00%2022-08-04
Deutsche Bank
Top 35%
66
Strong BuyMaintains$290.00+18.32%2022-07-14
Guggenheim
Top 8%
93
HoldInitiates Coverage OnN/AN/A2022-05-24

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Forecast return on equity

Is CRL forecast to generate an efficient return?
Company
N/A
Industry
0.2%
Market
12.46%

Forecast return on assets

Is CRL forecast to generate an efficient return on assets?
Company
N/A
Industry
0.14%

CRL earnings per share forecast

What is CRL's earnings per share in the next 3 years based on estimates from 8 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$12.38+43.62%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$14.51+68.33%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$15.76+82.83%
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CRL revenue forecast

What is CRL's revenue in the next 3 years based on estimates from 6 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$4.2B+12.36%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$4.7B+24.48%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$5.1B+33.95%
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CRL earnings growth forecast

How is CRL forecast to perform vs Diagnostics & Research companies and vs the US market?
Company
23.45%
Industry
20.75%
Market
24.23%
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CRL revenue growth forecast

How is CRL forecast to perform vs Diagnostics & Research companies and vs the US market?
Company
10.6%
Industry
9.7%
Market
9.31%
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CRL vs Diagnostic & Research Stocks

TickerPricePrice TargetUp/downsideConsensus
CRL$245.09$301.00+22.81%Strong Buy
EXAS$67.48$65.20-3.38%Buy
QGEN$49.30$55.00+11.56%Strong Buy
PHG$16.99N/AN/AHold
DGX$145.63$147.43+1.24%Hold

Charles River Laboratories International Stock Forecast FAQ

Is Charles River Laboratories International Stock a good buy in 2023, according to Wall Street analysts?

The consensus among 14 Wall Street analysts covering (NYSE: CRL) stock is to Strong Buy CRL stock.

Out of 14 analysts, 8 (57.14%) are recommending CRL as a Strong Buy, 3 (21.43%) are recommending CRL as a Buy, 3 (21.43%) are recommending CRL as a Hold, 0 (0%) are recommending CRL as a Sell, and 0 (0%) are recommending CRL as a Strong Sell.

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

(NYSE: CRL) Charles River Laboratories International's forecast annual earnings growth rate of 23.45% is forecast to beat the US Diagnostics & Research industry's average forecast earnings growth rate of 20.75%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast earnings growth rate of 24.23%.

Charles River Laboratories International's earnings in 2023 is $436,394,000.On average, 8 Wall Street analysts forecast CRL's earnings for 2023 to be $629,877,761, with the lowest CRL earnings forecast at $585,104,544, and the highest CRL earnings forecast at $669,054,326. On average, 5 Wall Street analysts forecast CRL's earnings for 2024 to be $738,249,299, with the lowest CRL earnings forecast at $699,072,733, and the highest CRL earnings forecast at $788,110,381.

In 2025, CRL is forecast to generate $801,847,619 in earnings, with the lowest earnings forecast at $801,847,619 and the highest earnings forecast at $801,847,619.

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

(NYSE: CRL) Charles River Laboratories International's forecast annual revenue growth rate of 10.6% is forecast to beat the US Diagnostics & Research industry's average forecast revenue growth rate of 9.7%, and and it is also forecast to beat the US market's average forecast revenue growth rate of 9.31%.

Charles River Laboratories International's revenue in 2023 is $3,781,267,000.On average, 6 Wall Street analysts forecast CRL's revenue for 2023 to be $216,168,349,262, with the lowest CRL revenue forecast at $211,184,581,392, and the highest CRL revenue forecast at $220,575,967,231. On average, 5 Wall Street analysts forecast CRL's revenue for 2024 to be $239,477,845,843, with the lowest CRL revenue forecast at $234,472,251,030, and the highest CRL revenue forecast at $243,991,545,810.

In 2025, CRL is forecast to generate $257,710,059,585 in revenue, with the lowest revenue forecast at $257,710,059,585 and the highest revenue forecast at $257,710,059,585.

What is CRL's forecast return on assets (ROA) for 2023-2026?

(NYSE: CRL) forecast ROA is N/A, which is lower than the forecast US Diagnostics & Research industry average of 0.14%.

What is CRL's Price Target?

According to 13 Wall Street analysts that have issued a 1 year CRL price target, the average CRL price target is $301.00, with the highest CRL stock price forecast at $400.00 and the lowest CRL stock price forecast at $240.00.

On average, Wall Street analysts predict that Charles River Laboratories International's share price could reach $301.00 by Jan 11, 2024. The average Charles River Laboratories International stock price prediction forecasts a potential upside of 22.81% from the current CRL share price of $245.09.

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

(NYSE: CRL) Charles River Laboratories International's current Earnings Per Share (EPS) is $8.62. On average, analysts forecast that CRL's EPS will be $12.38 for 2023, with the lowest EPS forecast at $11.50, and the highest EPS forecast at $13.15. On average, analysts forecast that CRL's EPS will be $14.51 for 2024, with the lowest EPS forecast at $13.74, and the highest EPS forecast at $15.49. In 2025, CRL's EPS is forecast to hit $15.76 (min: $15.76, max: $15.76).

What is CRL's forecast return on equity (ROE) for 2023-2026?

(NYSE: CRL) forecast ROE is N/A, which is considered weak.
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