Analysts Offer Insights on Financial Companies: US Food Holdings Corp (NYSE: USFD), Summit Hotel Properties (NYSE: INN) and American Express (NYSE: AXP)

By Austin Angelo

Companies in the Financial sector have received a lot of coverage today as analysts weigh in on US Food Holdings Corp (NYSE: USFD), Summit Hotel Properties (NYSE: INN) and American Express (NYSE: AXP).

US Food Holdings Corp (NYSE: USFD)

In a report released today, William Kirk from RBC Capital reiterated a Buy rating on US Food Holdings Corp (NYSE: USFD), with a price target of $32. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $27.21.

According to TipRanks.com, Kirk is a 1-star analyst with an average return of -3.9% and a 43.5% success rate. Kirk covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as United Natural Foods, Wal-Mart Stores Inc, and Natural Grocers.

US Food Holdings Corp has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $25.

Summit Hotel Properties (NYSE: INN)

RBC Capital analyst Wes Golladay reiterated a Buy rating on Summit Hotel Properties (NYSE: INN) today and set a price target of $17. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $16.34.

According to TipRanks.com, Golladay is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 6.8% and a 66.7% success rate. Golladay covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Retail Opportunity Investments, General Growth Properties Inc, and Seritage Growth Properties.

Summit Hotel Properties has an analyst consensus of Strong Buy, with a price target consensus of $17.25.

American Express (NYSE: AXP)

RBC Capital analyst Jason Arnold reiterated a Sell rating on American Express (NYSE: AXP) yesterday and set a price target of $60. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $76.67.

According to TipRanks.com, Arnold is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 13.0% and a 63.8% success rate. Arnold covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Discover Financial Services, Apollo Investment Corp, and Santander Consumer USA.

Currently, the analyst consensus on American Express is Hold and the average price target is $74.17, representing a -3.3% downside.

In a report issued on April 6, Credit Suisse also maintained a Sell rating on the stock with a $76 price target.

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