Zoetis Inc. (NYSE:ZTS) has been recommended as a long term growth pick according to Beta Research. With their stock price currently trading around $63.99, the firm has proven a solid track record of growth over the past few years. Investors might consider the stock as a long term growth candidate as the firm has yielded 27.50% earnings per share growth over the past 5 years and 2.90% revenue growth over that same time frame.
Let’s take a look at how the stock has been performing recently. Over the past twelve months, Zoetis Inc. (NYSE:ZTS)’s stock was 19.54%. Over the last week of the month, it was 0.63%, 2.29% over the last quarter, and 21.08% for the past six months.
Over the past 50 days, Zoetis Inc.’s stock is -2.80% off of the high and 7.55% removed from the low. Their 52-Week High and Low are as follows: -2.80% (High), 36.56%, (Low).
Despite the past success, investors want to know where the stock is headed from here. Analysts covering the shares have a consensus short-term price target of $67.12 on the equity. Analysts have a consensus recommendation of 2.00 based on a 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.