Analysts have been eager to weigh in on the Financial sector with new ratings on Green Dot (GDOT) and Prudential Financial (PRU).
Green Dot (GDOT)
Needham analyst Mayank Tandon reiterated a Buy rating on Green Dot today and set a price target of $62.00. The company’s shares closed last Tuesday at $53.70, close to its 52-week high of $54.39.
According to TipRanks.com, Tandon is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 20.4% and a 66.0% success rate. Tandon covers the Technology sector, focusing on stocks such as SS&C Technologies Holdings, Bottomline Technologies, and Sapiens International.
The word on The Street in general, suggests a Moderate Buy analyst consensus rating for Green Dot with a $47.44 average price target, representing a -8.5% downside. In a report released yesterday, Northland Securities also maintained a Buy rating on the stock with a $55.00 price target.
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Prudential Financial (PRU)
Wells Fargo analyst Elyse Greenspan maintained a Hold rating on Prudential Financial today and set a price target of $65.00. The company’s shares closed last Tuesday at $63.28.
According to TipRanks.com, Greenspan is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 3.9% and a 58.8% success rate. Greenspan covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as American International Group, Marsh & Mclennan Companies, and United Insurance Holdings.
Currently, the analyst consensus on Prudential Financial is a Hold with an average price target of $68.71.
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