Analysts’ Opinions Are Mixed on These Services Stocks: United Natural Foods (NASDAQ: UNFI) and Hilton Holdings (NYSE: HLT)

By Ryan Adsit

Companies in the Services sector have received a lot of coverage today as analysts weigh in on United Natural Foods (NASDAQ: UNFI) and Hilton Holdings (NYSE: HLT).

United Natural Foods (NASDAQ: UNFI)

Pivotal Research analyst Ajay Jain reiterated a Sell rating on United Natural Foods (NASDAQ: UNFI) today and set a price target of $32. The company’s shares opened today at $39.72, close to its 52-week low of $38.52.

According to TipRanks.com, Jain is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 6.8% and a 50.0% success rate. Jain covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Walgreens Boots Alliance, Performance Food Group, and Kroger Company.

United Natural Foods has an analyst consensus of Hold, with a price target consensus of $40.20.

Hilton Holdings (NYSE: HLT)

Deutsche Bank analyst Carlo Santarelli reiterated a Buy rating on Hilton Holdings (NYSE: HLT) yesterday and set a price target of $71. The company’s shares opened today at $65.76.

According to TipRanks.com, Santarelli is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 11.1% and a 71.0% success rate. Santarelli covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Melco Resorts & Entertainment Limited, Marriott International, and Pinnacle Entertainment.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Hilton Holdings is Strong Buy and the average price target is $68.60, representing a 4.3% upside.

In a report issued on June 5, Argus Research also initiated coverage with a Buy rating on the stock with a $80 price target.

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