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Analysts Offer Insights on Consumer Goods Companies: Hershey Co (HSY) and DR Horton (DHI)


Analysts have been eager to weigh in on the Consumer Goods sector with new ratings on Hershey Co (HSY) and DR Horton (DHI).

Hershey Co (HSY)

In a report released yesterday, Robert Moskow from Credit Suisse maintained a Hold rating on Hershey Co, with a price target of $104. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $107.07.

According to TipRanks.com, Moskow is a 3-star analyst with an average return of 2.5% and a 52.8% success rate. Moskow covers the Consumer Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as Mondelez International, McCormick & Company, and Campbell Soup.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Hershey Co is a Hold with an average price target of $106.33, representing a -0.7% downside. In a report issued on October 26, Piper Jaffray also maintained a Hold rating on the stock with a $105 price target.

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DR Horton (DHI)

In a report released yesterday, Susan Maklari from Credit Suisse maintained a Buy rating on DR Horton, with a price target of $40. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $34.22, close to its 52-week low of $33.70.

According to TipRanks.com, Maklari ‘s ranking currently consits of no stars on a 0-5 ranking scale, with an average return of -6.9% and a 42.7% success rate. Maklari covers the Consumer Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as Stanley Black & Decker Inc, Green Brick Partners, and Mohawk Industries.

Currently, the analyst consensus on DR Horton is a Moderate Buy with an average price target of $50.33.

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