Analysts’ Opinions Are Mixed on These Services Stocks: H&R Block (NYSE: HRB), Casey’s General (NASDAQ: CASY) and elf Beauty Inc (NYSE: ELF)

By Austin Angelo

Companies in the Services sector have received a lot of coverage today as analysts weigh in on H&R Block (NYSE: HRB), Casey’s General (NASDAQ: CASY) and elf Beauty Inc (NYSE: ELF).

H&R Block (NYSE: HRB)

In a report issued on March 7, Jeffrey Silber from BMO Capital reiterated a Hold rating on H&R Block (NYSE: HRB), with a price target of $24. The company’s shares closed last Friday at $23.73.

According to TipRanks.com, Silber is a top 100 analyst with an average return of 17.1% and a 75.3% success rate. Silber covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Apollo Education Group Inc, American Public Education, and Capella Education Company.

Currently, the analyst consensus on H&R Block is Hold and the average price target is $21.67, representing a -8.7% downside.

In a report issued on February 23, Oppenheimer also reiterated a Hold rating on the stock.
Casey’s General (NASDAQ: CASY)

In a report issued on March 8, Kelly Bania from BMO Capital reiterated a Hold rating on Casey’s General (NASDAQ: CASY), with a price target of $108. The company’s shares closed last Friday at $109.22, close to its 52-week low of $105.17.

According to TipRanks.com, Bania is a 1-star analyst with an average return of -4.8% and a 45.7% success rate. Bania covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Performance Food Group, The Chefs’ Warehouse, and United Natural Foods.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Casey’s General is Moderate Buy and the average price target is $123, representing a 12.6% upside.

In a report issued on March 7, RBC Capital also downgraded the stock to Hold with a $123 price target.
elf Beauty Inc (NYSE: ELF)

BMO Capital analyst Shannon Coyne reiterated a Buy rating on elf Beauty Inc (NYSE: ELF) on March 9 and set a price target of $38. The company’s shares closed last Friday at $27.70.

According to TipRanks.com, Coyne is a 3-star analyst with an average return of 9.9% and a 81.3% success rate. Coyne covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Sally Beauty, Home Depot, and Macy’s Inc.

elf Beauty Inc has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $33.50.

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