Analysts Offer Insights on Services Companies: Chico’s FAS (NYSE: CHS), Expedia (NASDAQ: EXPE) and Five Below Inc (NASDAQ: FIVE)

By Carrie Williams

There’s a lot to be optimistic about in the Services sector as 3 analysts just weighed in on Chico’s FAS (NYSE: CHS), Expedia (NASDAQ: EXPE) and Five Below Inc (NASDAQ: FIVE) with bullish sentiments.

Chico’s FAS (NYSE: CHS)

In a report released yesterday, Brian Tunick from RBC Capital reiterated a Buy rating on Chico’s FAS (NYSE: CHS), with a price target of $10. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $7.52, close to its 52-week high of $16.85.

According to TipRanks.com, Tunick is ranked 0 out of 5 stars with an average return of -4.2% and a 43.9% success rate. Tunick covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Lululemon Athletica Inc, Signet Jewelers Limited, and Ascena Retail Group.

Chico’s FAS has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $10.50.

Expedia (NASDAQ: EXPE)

In a report released yesterday, Mark Mahaney from RBC Capital reiterated a Buy rating on Expedia (NASDAQ: EXPE), with a price target of $175. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $143.44.

According to TipRanks.com, Mahaney is a top 25 analyst with an average return of 23.6% and a 73.2% success rate. Mahaney covers the Technology sector, focusing on stocks such as Global Payments Inc, IAC/InterActiveCorp, and Angie’s List Inc.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Expedia is Strong Buy and the average price target is $175.69, representing a 22.5% upside.

In a report issued on August 15, SunTrust Robinson also initiated coverage with a Buy rating on the stock with a $190 price target.
Five Below Inc (NASDAQ: FIVE)

RBC Capital analyst Scot Ciccarelli reiterated a Buy rating on Five Below Inc (NASDAQ: FIVE) yesterday and set a price target of $57. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $49.27.

According to TipRanks.com, Ciccarelli is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 7.6% and a 59.2% success rate. Ciccarelli covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Ollie’s Bargain Outlet Holding, Dick’s Sporting Goods, and Genuine Parts Company.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Five Below Inc is Moderate Buy and the average price target is $59.20, representing a 20.2% upside.

In a report issued on August 23, Jefferies also reiterated a Buy rating on the stock with a $62 price target.

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