Analysts Offer Insights on Services Companies: Gap (NYSE: GPS), JB Hunt (NASDAQ: JBHT) and CBS Corp (NYSE: CBS)

By Carrie Williams

Analysts have been eager to weigh in on the Services sector with new ratings on Gap (NYSE: GPS), JB Hunt (NASDAQ: JBHT) and CBS Corp (NYSE: CBS).

Gap (NYSE: GPS)

In a report released yesterday, John Morris from BMO Capital reiterated a Hold rating on Gap (NYSE: GPS), with a price target of $28. The company’s shares opened today at $24.

According to TipRanks.com, Morris is a 1-star analyst with an average return of -1.3% and a 39.2% success rate. Morris covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Duluth Holdings Inc, Abercrombie Fitch, and Burlington Stores.

Gap has an analyst consensus of Hold, with a price target consensus of $26.50.

JB Hunt (NASDAQ: JBHT)

In a report released yesterday, Fadi Chamoun from BMO Capital reiterated a Hold rating on JB Hunt (NASDAQ: JBHT), with a price target of $95. The company’s shares opened today at $84.04.

According to TipRanks.com, Chamoun is a top 100 analyst with an average return of 16.4% and a 86.0% success rate. Chamoun covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Kansas City Southern, WestJet Airlines Ltd, and Magna International.

JB Hunt has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $97.50.

CBS Corp (NYSE: CBS)

In a report released today, Daniel Salmon from BMO Capital reiterated a Buy rating on CBS Corp (NYSE: CBS), with a price target of $80. The company’s shares opened today at $60.53.

According to TipRanks.com, Salmon is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 11.5% and a 73.6% success rate. Salmon covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Interpublic Group of Companies, Alliance Data Systems, and Publicis Groupe SA.

Currently, the analyst consensus on CBS Corp is Strong Buy and the average price target is $75.83, representing a 25.3% upside.

In a report issued on May 4, Jefferies also reiterated a Buy rating on the stock with a $71 price target.

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