Analysts Offer Insights on Services Companies: Target (NYSE: TGT) and KBR Inc (NYSE: KBR)

By Ryan Adsit

Companies in the Services sector have received a lot of coverage today as analysts weigh in on Target (NYSE: TGT) and KBR Inc (NYSE: KBR).

Target (NYSE: TGT)

In a report released today, Jessica Schoen from Nomura Holdings reiterated a Hold rating on Target (NYSE: TGT), with a price target of $75. The company’s shares opened today at $76.18.

According to TipRanks.com, Schoen is a 1-star analyst with an average return of -4.6% and a 39.6% success rate. Schoen covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Signet Jewelers Limited, Michaels Companies, and Bed Bath & Beyond.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Target is Hold and the average price target is $80, representing a 5.0% upside.

In a report issued on November 9, Jefferies also reiterated a Hold rating on the stock with a $72 price target.
KBR Inc (NYSE: KBR)

Merrill Lynch analyst Ronald Epstein reiterated a Buy rating on KBR Inc (NYSE: KBR) today and set a price target of $20. The company’s shares opened today at $16.95.

According to TipRanks.com, Epstein is ranked #2054 out of 4226 analysts.

KBR Inc has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $17.