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CNBC Market Strategist Survey

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The CNBC Market Strategist Survey is an exclusive roundup of year-end targets for the S&P 500 from top Wall Street strategists, updated quarterly, or whenever there is a material change to the forecasts.

Here are the current 2019 targets from top strategists.

Updated: February 22, 2019.

Maximum target: 3,250 points — Binky Chadha, Deutsche Bank

Minimum target: 2,750 points — Mike Wilson, Morgan Stanley; Maneesh Deshpande, Barclays

Median target: 2,950 points

Average target: 2,941 points

Here were the 2018 year-end targets:

Firm
Strategist
2018 S&P Target
2018 EPS Estimate
Implied P/E
Morgan Stanley* Mike Wilson 2,750 $162 16.98
Goldman Sachs David Kostin 2,850 $150 19
Credit Suisse Jonathan Golub 3,000 $161.50 18.58
Deutsche Bank Binky Chadha 3,000 $162 18.52
Bank of America Merrill Lynch Savita Subramanian 3,000 $153 19.61
Citigroup Tobias Levkovich 2,800 $153 18.3
UBS Keith Parker 3,150 $157 20.06
BMO Brian Belski 2,950 $158 18.67
JPMorgan Chase Dubravko Lakos-Bujas 3,000 $153 19.61
Oppenheimer John Stoltzfus 3,000 $146 20.55
Fundstrat Global Advisors Thomas Lee 3,025 $147 20.58
Wells Fargo Investment Institute Scott Wren 2,850 $152 18.75
CFRA* Sam Stovall 3,000 $156.20 19.21
BNY Mellon Wealth Management Jeff Mortimer 2,850 $152.50 18.69
Canaccord Genuity Tony Dwyer 3,200 $160 20
RBC Capital Markets Lori Calvasina 2,890 $151 19.14
BTIG Julian Emanuel 3,000 $150 20
Bernstein Noah Weisberger 3,000 $160 18.75
Barclays Maneesh Deshpande 3,000 $162.6 18.45

*12-month target

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