Lumen Technologies Inc (LUMN) Stock Forecast & Predictions

Lumen Technologies Inc LUMN: $12.03

100 Centurylink Dr, Monroe, Louisiana, US. | Sector: Information | Exchange: NEW YORK STOCK EXCHANGE INC. | Web:

  • Market Cap$12.32B
  • Change (52 Weeks)14.05%
  • Low (52 Weeks)$10.44
  • Lumen Technologies Inc (LUMN) Stock Forecast By Analysts

    On Hold
    Analysts Recommendations for Lumen Technologies Inc (LUMN) is based on 18 Institutional Analyst Ratings where 5.56% are on Strong Buy, 0.00% on Moderate Buy, 44.44% remains on Hold, 11.11% are on Moderate Sell and 38.89% are on Strong Sell.

    Out of 18 Institutional Analysts, majority recommended LUMN stock as On Hold. This means investors are recommended to hold their existing positions if any, otherwise, the recommendation is neither to buy nor sell at this stage. Since most investors and traders follow analyst ratings closely, this can be a potentially driving factor for the future stock price of Lumen Technologies Inc.

    Lumen Technologies Inc (LUMN) Stock Price Prediction By Analysts

    $11.534.19% Downside
    Updated: 2022-01-13 00:00:00

    The Average Price target for LUMN set by the institutional analysts is $11.53 where High Estimate is $14.70, Median $11.73 and Low $8.08.

    The average price target for LUMN by Institutional Analysts is $11.53, which is 4.19% Downside from the current price. So according to the Institutional Analysts, LUMN Stock might be a bit overvalued at this stage and there’s potential for downside.

    However, although Institutional Analysts set their price targets after extensive research, they’re not always correct. After all, the market is mostly driven by investors speculation and emotion than just concrete numbers.

    Lumen Technologies Inc (LUMN) Stock Forecasts By Institutional Analysts

    Morgan StanleyUnderweightMaintained
    Morgan StanleyUnderweightDowngraded
    Morgan StanleyEqual-WeightMaintained
    Morgan StanleyEqual-WeightMaintained
    SunTrust Robinson HumphreyHoldMaintained
    Wells FargoOverweightMaintained
    SunTrust Robinson HumphreyHoldMaintained
    Guggenheim SecuritiesNeutralUpgraded
    Goldman SachsSellDowngraded
    Raymond JamesUnderperformDowngraded
    B of A SecuritiesUnderperformDowngraded
    Morgan StanleyEqual-WeightDowngraded
    Evercore ISI GroupUnderperformInitiated
    Wells FargoOutperformMaintained
    Raymond JamesMarket PerformUpgraded
    JP MorganUnderweightDowngraded
    Wells FargoOutperformUpgraded
    Bank of AmericaNeutralDowngraded
    RBC CapitalSector PerformDowngraded
    JP MorganNeutralDowngraded
    Moffett NathansonSellDowngraded
    Morgan StanleyOverweightMaintained
    RBC CapitalOutperformUpgraded
    Goldman SachsNeutralUpgraded
    Morgan StanleyOverweightMaintained
    Bank of AmericaBuyMaintained
    Deutsche BankHoldMaintained
    Raymond JamesUnderperformDowngraded
    Moffett NathansonNeutralInitiated
    JP MorganOverweightUpgraded
    SunTrust Robinson HumphreyHoldInitiated
    Morgan StanleyUnderweightDowngraded
    Evercore ISI GroupHoldInitiated
    Wells FargoMarket PerformDowngraded
    Deutsche BankHoldInitiated
    Cowen & Co.Market PerformInitiated
    RBC CapitalSector PerformInitiated
    Raymond JamesOutperformUpgraded
    JP MorganNeutralDowngraded
    DA DavidsonNeutralMaintained
    JP MorganOverweightMaintained
    DA DavidsonNeutralUpgraded
    Goldman SachsSellDowngraded
    JP MorganOverweightMaintained
    DA DavidsonUnderperformMaintained
    BernsteinMarket PerformInitiated
    Morgan StanleyEqual-weightDowngraded
    BMO CapitalMarket PerformDowngraded
    DA DavidsonUnderperformMaintained
    Morgan StanleyOverweightMaintained
    Deutsche BankHoldMaintained
    Ameriprise FinancialBuyInitiated
    Deutsche BankHoldMaintained
    BMO CapitalOutperformInitiated
    Deutsche BankHoldInitiated
    JP MorganOverweightUpgraded
    Stifel NicolausBuyMaintained
    Raymond JamesMarket PerformDowngraded
    JP MorganNeutralDowngraded
    DA DavidsonUnderperformDowngraded
    Atlantic EquitiesUnderweightDowngraded
    DA DavidsonNeutralMaintained
    Hudson SquareBuyMaintained

    Lumen Technologies Inc (LUMN) Stock Earning Per Share (EPS) Forecast / Estimate

    The average consensus EPS for LUMN is $0.444 with a high estimate of $0.567 and Low of $0.265 for the period 2022-03-31 and based on 11 Institutional Analysts.

    Last Quarter


    Earning Per Share (EPS) History


    What is Analyst Ratings & Price Targets?

    The analysts provide Buy, Sell or Hold ratings after extensive research of a companies financial reports, listening to conference calls and some of them even get in contact with upper management of the company to get an overall picture of operation.

    Although institutional Analyst’s are not always correct, their ratings are followed by millions of traders around the world and they can heavily influence trading activities for a company.

    As a retail investor, going through analyst ratings will instantly provide you an idea if the stock is worth buying. Top Analysts also provide their price targets. It’s a prediction of where the stock price might go based on their analysis.

    The best way to analyze price targets is to combined average price targets of major analysts. If the average price target is much higher than the current price of the stock, then the probability of a stock going up is also high.

    What is Technical Analysis?

    Technical Analysis refers to analyzing a stock's price over a period of time. In the financial market, past price patterns are one of the strongest indicators of an asset's future performance.

    In easier terms, millions of traders use Live Charts to watch the stock prices, it is actually a single source of truth for most traders. When a stock's price reaches a significant price level/pattern in the chart, millions of traders take buy/sell positions from those levels.

    As a regular investor, one of the easiest ways to check technical analysis of a stock is through Technical Indicators. Technical Indicators are programmed algorithms that monitor price changes in the Charts and indicate Buy/Sell based on market conditions.

    Some Technical Indicators can be very powerful (e.g SMA) and some can be pretty useless. Stock research tools like iTradely heavily simplify the technical analysis process for the investors by showing Buy/Sell/Neutral ratings combined from 17 powerful technical indicators, all in one page.

    What is Earnings Per Share (EPS) and Why is it Important?

    EPS, or Earning Per Share, can tell a lot about a stock’s performance. It’s calculated by dividing a company’s profit by the number of outstanding shares of its common stocks.

    In layman’s term, earnings is an indicator of a company’s profitability. Higher the earnings, the more profitable a company is.
    Some traders pick stocks solely based on EPS or earnings Analysis, it is a very powerful indicator of a stock’s price.

    Before you buy a stock, check the company’s earnings History and Surprises. A Surprise happens when a company reports a much higher or lower actual earnings/EPS than the forecasted earnings/EPS.

    If a company reports higher EPS surprises consistently, analysts keep raising their estimates, traders become more confident in the company, driving the share price higher.

    What is Stock Sentiment?

    Stock Sentiment refers to how people speculating about the stock or what kind of trading position investors are often taking.

    There are different kinds of sentiments you can find online for a company, this includes Investor Sentiment (Percentage of investors buying or selling), News Sentiment (Is the company getting positive or negative impressions from the Press?), Social Sentiment (The overall trends about the company in social media, is it negative or positive?).