Analysts’ Opinions Are Mixed on These Services Stocks: Carriage Services (NYSE: CSV) and Lumber Liquidators (NYSE: LL)

By Ryan Adsit

Analysts have been eager to weigh in on the Services sector with new ratings on Carriage Services (NYSE: CSV) and Lumber Liquidators (NYSE: LL).

Carriage Services (NYSE: CSV)

Oppenheimer analyst Scott Schneeberger assigned a Buy rating to Carriage Services (NYSE: CSV) yesterday and set a price target of $28. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $23.64.

According to TipRanks.com, Schneeberger is a top 25 analyst with an average return of 11.0% and a 62.8% success rate. Schneeberger covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as New Oriental Education Tech, Capella Education Company, and Kansas City Southern.

Carriage Services has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $28.

Lumber Liquidators (NYSE: LL)

In a report released yesterday, Brian Nagel from Oppenheimer assigned a Hold rating to Lumber Liquidators (NYSE: LL). The company’s shares closed yesterday at $15.51.

According to TipRanks.com, Nagel is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 1.1% and a 46.6% success rate. Nagel covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Dick’s Sporting Goods, Advance Auto Parts, and Bed Bath & Beyond.

Lumber Liquidators has an analyst consensus of Hold.