Analysts Have Conflicting Sentiments on These Financial Companies: Alcentra Capital (NASDAQ: ABDC) and Cedar Realty Trust (NYSE: CDR)

By Jason Carr

Analysts have been eager to weigh in on the Financial sector with new ratings on Alcentra Capital (NASDAQ: ABDC) and Cedar Realty Trust (NYSE: CDR).

Alcentra Capital (NASDAQ: ABDC)

Alcentra Capital (NASDAQ: ABDC) received a Hold rating from Robert W. Baird analyst Bryce Rowe today. The company’s shares closed last Friday at $12.73, close to its 52-week high of $13.47.

According to TipRanks.com, Rowe is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 9.1% and a 78.3% success rate. Rowe covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Union First Market Bankshares Corp., Fidus Investment Corporation, and Pennantpark Investment Corp.

Alcentra Capital has an analyst consensus of Hold.

Cedar Realty Trust (NYSE: CDR)

In a report released today, Craig Kucera from Wunderlich reiterated a Buy rating on Cedar Realty Trust (NYSE: CDR), with a price target of $7.75. The company’s shares closed last Friday at $6.25, close to its 52-week low of $6.22.

According to TipRanks.com, Kucera is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 5.9% and a 68.0% success rate. Kucera covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Preferred Apartment Communities, Urstadt Biddle Properties Inc., and Bluerock Residential Growth.

Cedar Realty Trust has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $7.75.