Analysts Are Neutral on These Materials Stocks: WNR, KMI

By Austin Angelo

Analysts fell to the sidelines weighing in on Western Refining (NYSE: WNR) and Kinder Morgan (NYSE: KMI) with neutral ratings,indicating that the experts are neither bullish nor bearish on the stocks.

Western Refining (NYSE: WNR)

In a report released today, Brad Heffern from RBC Capital reiterated a Hold rating on Western Refining (NYSE: WNR), with a price target of $37. The company’s shares opened today at $33.07.

According to TipRanks.com, Heffern is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 6.9% and a 58.1% success rate. Heffern covers the Basic Materials sector, focusing on stocks such as Calumet Specialty Products, Gulfport Energy Corp, and Hollyfrontier Corp.

Western Refining has an analyst consensus of Hold, with a price target consensus of $38.50.

Kinder Morgan (NYSE: KMI)

In a report released yesterday, Elvira Scotto from RBC Capital reiterated a Hold rating on Kinder Morgan (NYSE: KMI), with a price target of $25. The company’s shares opened today at $20.89.

According to TipRanks.com, Scotto is a top 25 analyst with an average return of 23.3% and a 74.3% success rate. Scotto covers the Basic Materials sector, focusing on stocks such as American Midstreampartners Lp, Sanchez Production Partners, and Enbridge Energy Management.

Kinder Morgan has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $25.25.

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