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Square Inc Stock Forecast, Predictions & Price Target

Analyst price target for SQ

Based on 25 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Square Inc.
Min Forecast
$63.00-75.92%
Avg Forecast
$243.60-6.9%
Max Forecast
$380.00+45.23%

Should I buy or sell SQ stock?

Buy
Strong Buy
11 analysts 36.67%
Buy
8 analysts 26.67%
Hold
7 analysts 23.33%
Sell
2 analysts 6.67%
Strong Sell
2 analysts 6.67%

SQ stock forecasts by analyst

Analyst / FirmRatingActionPrice TargetUpside/DownsideDate
Ramsey El-Assal
Barclays
Strong BuyMaintains$330.00+26.12%2021-04-07
Jeff Cantwell
Guggenheim
Strong BuyUpgrades$288.00+10.07%2021-02-25
Andrew Jeffrey
Truist Securities
Strong BuyMaintains$325.00+24.21%2021-02-24
Sean Horgan
Rosenblatt
Strong BuyMaintains$310.00+18.48%2021-02-24
Dan Dolev
Mizuho
Strong BuyMaintains$380.00+45.23%2021-02-22
Bryan Keane
Deutsche Bank
Strong BuyMaintains$330.00+26.12%2021-02-17
Josh Beck
KeyBanc
Strong BuyMaintains$275.00+5.10%2021-01-15
Mark Palmer
BTIG
Strong BuyUpgrades$220.00-15.92%2020-11-10
Joseph Vafi
Canaccord Genuity
Strong BuyMaintains$200.00-23.56%2020-11-06
James Friedman
Susquehanna
Strong BuyMaintains$195.00-25.47%2020-10-05

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Forecast return on equity

Is SQ forecast to generate an efficient return?
Company
13.96%
Industry
65.46%
Market
17,184.71%
SQ's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years (13.96%); analysts are not confident in the firm's ability to efficiently generate return on equity
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Forecast return on assets

Is SQ forecast to generate an efficient return on assets?
Company
3.79%
Industry
16.96%
Market
6,178.71%
SQ is forecast to generate lower Return on Assets (3.79%) than the US Software - Infrastructure industry average (16.96%)
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SQ earnings per share forecast

What is SQ's earnings per share in the next 3 years based on estimates from 12 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$0.29-39.58%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$0.82+69.79%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$0.83+72.92%
SQ's earnings are forecast to grow at an exceptional rate of 25.42% per year
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SQ revenue forecast

What is SQ's revenue in the next 3 years based on estimates from 12 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$14.3B+50.55%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$16.9B+77.97%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$20.4B+115.05%
SQ's revenue is forecast to grow at an exceptional rate of 34.38% per year
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SQ earnings growth forecast

How is SQ forecast to perform vs Software - Infrastructure companies and vs the US market?
Company
25.42%
Industry
7.72%
Market
32.34%
SQ's earnings are forecast to grow faster (25.42% per year) than the US Software - Infrastructure industry average (7.72%)
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SQ's earnings are forecast to grow slower (25.42% per year) than the US market average (32.34%)
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SQ's earnings are forecast to grow faster (25.42% per year) than the risk-free savings rate (1.7%)
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SQ revenue growth forecast

How is SQ forecast to perform vs Software - Infrastructure companies and vs the US market?
Company
34.38%
Industry
11.55%
Market
16.2%
SQ's revenues are forecast to grow faster (34.38% per year) than the US Software - Infrastructure industry average (11.55%)
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SQ's revenues are forecast to grow faster (34.38% per year) than the US market average (16.2%)
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Square Stock Forecast FAQ

Is Square Stock a good buy in 2021, according to Wall Street analysts?

The consensus among 30 Wall Street analysts covering (NYSE: SQ) stock is to Buy SQ stock.

Out of 30 analysts, 11 (36.67%) are recommending SQ as a Strong Buy, 8 (26.67%) are recommending SQ as a Buy, 7 (23.33%) are recommending SQ as a Hold, 2 (6.67%) are recommending SQ as a Sell, and 2 (6.67%) are recommending SQ as a Strong Sell.

What is SQ's earnings growth forecast for 2021-2023?

(NYSE: SQ) Square's forecast annual earnings growth rate of 25.42% is forecast to beat the US Software - Infrastructure industry's average forecast earnings growth rate of 7.72%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast earnings growth rate of 32.34%.

Square's earnings in 2021 is $213,105,000.On average, 12 Wall Street analysts forecast SQ's earnings for 2021 to be $130,771,672, with the lowest SQ earnings forecast at $-49,603,048, and the highest SQ earnings forecast at $297,618,288. On average, 12 Wall Street analysts forecast SQ's earnings for 2022 to be $367,513,492, with the lowest SQ earnings forecast at $121,752,936, and the highest SQ earnings forecast at $775,611,296.

In 2023, SQ is forecast to generate $374,277,544 in earnings, with the lowest earnings forecast at $374,277,544 and the highest earnings forecast at $374,277,544.

What is SQ's revenue growth forecast for 2021-2023?

(NYSE: SQ) Square's forecast annual revenue growth rate of 34.38% is forecast to beat the US Software - Infrastructure industry's average forecast revenue growth rate of 11.55%, and and it is also forecast to beat the US market's average forecast revenue growth rate of 16.2%.

Square's revenue in 2021 is $9,497,578,000.On average, 12 Wall Street analysts forecast SQ's revenue for 2021 to be $6,447,861,879,892, with the lowest SQ revenue forecast at $5,858,715,205,376, and the highest SQ revenue forecast at $7,891,759,258,808. On average, 12 Wall Street analysts forecast SQ's revenue for 2022 to be $7,622,173,006,043, with the lowest SQ revenue forecast at $7,004,762,063,840, and the highest SQ revenue forecast at $9,897,661,426,248.

In 2023, SQ is forecast to generate $9,210,343,555,688 in revenue, with the lowest revenue forecast at $8,419,621,367,520 and the highest revenue forecast at $10,158,704,230,400.

What is SQ's forecast return on assets (ROA) for 2021-2023?

(NYSE: SQ) forecast ROA is 3.79%, which is lower than the forecast US Software - Infrastructure industry average of 16.96%.

What is SQ's Price Target?

According to 25 Wall Street analysts that have issued a 1 year SQ price target, the average SQ price target is $243.60, with the highest SQ stock price forecast at $380.00 and the lowest SQ stock price forecast at $63.00.

On average, Wall Street analysts predict that Square's share price could stay at $243.60 by Apr 9, 2022. The average Square stock price prediction forecasts a potential downside of N/A from the current SQ share price of $261.65.

What is SQ's Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast for 2021-2023?

(NYSE: SQ) Square's current Earnings Per Share (EPS) is $0.48. On average, analysts forecast that SQ's EPS will be $0.29 for 2021, with the lowest EPS forecast at $-0.11, and the highest EPS forecast at $0.66. On average, analysts forecast that SQ's EPS will be $0.82 for 2022, with the lowest EPS forecast at $0.27, and the highest EPS forecast at $1.72. In 2023, SQ's EPS is forecast to hit $0.83 (min: $0.83, max: $0.83).

What is SQ's forecast return on equity (ROE) for 2021-2023?

(NYSE: SQ) forecast ROE is 13.96%, which is considered weak.
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