Marsh & Mclennan Companies was Upgraded to a Buy Rating at BMO Capital

By Jason Carr

BMO Capital analyst Charles Sebaski upgraded Marsh & Mclennan Companies (NYSE: MMC) to Buy today. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $63.64.

According to TipRanks.com, Sebaski is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 2.9% and a 68.6% success rate. Sebaski covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., Arch Capital Group Ltd, and Patriot National Inc.

Marsh & Mclennan Companies has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $71.

Marsh & Mclennan Companies’ market cap is currently $32.87B and has a P/E ratio of 19.61. The company has a book value ratio of 4.9275.

Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 42 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is negative on the stock. Most recently, in August 2016, Alexander Moczarski, the President & CEO, Guy Carpenter of MMC sold 22,230 shares for a total of $1,498,302.

Marsh & McLennan Cos., engages in the provision of advice and solutions in the areas of risk, strategy, and human capital. It operates through the Risk and Insurance Services, and Consulting segments. The Risk and Insurance Services segment includes risk management activities, such as risk advice, risk transfer, risk control and mitigation solutions. The Consulting segment comprises of retirement, health, talent, and investments consulting and services. The company was founded by Henry W. Marsh and Donald R. McLennan in 1871 and is headquartered in New York, NY.