Analysts Offer Insights on Services Companies: Dunkin’ Brands (NASDAQ: DNKN) and Five Below Inc (NASDAQ: FIVE)

By Ryan Adsit

Companies in the Services sector have received a lot of coverage today as analysts weigh in on Dunkin’ Brands (NASDAQ: DNKN) and Five Below Inc (NASDAQ: FIVE).

Dunkin’ Brands (NASDAQ: DNKN)

In a report released yesterday, Jeff Bernstein from Barclays maintained a Buy rating on Dunkin’ Brands (NASDAQ: DNKN), with a price target of $65. The company’s shares opened today at $58.51, close to its 52-week high of $58.76.

According to TipRanks.com, Bernstein is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 9.3% and a 71.1% success rate. Bernstein covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Brinker International, Buffalo Wild Wings, and Cheesecake Factory.

Dunkin’ Brands has an analyst consensus of Hold, with a price target consensus of $55.75.

Five Below Inc (NASDAQ: FIVE)

In a report released yesterday, Karen Short from Barclays maintained a Hold rating on Five Below Inc (NASDAQ: FIVE), with a price target of $49. The company’s shares opened today at $51.30, close to its 52-week high of $54.13.

According to TipRanks.com, Short is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 5.1% and a 60.2% success rate. Short covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Performance Food Group, The Chefs’ Warehouse, and United Natural Foods.

Five Below Inc has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $51.

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