Analysts Offer Insights on Services Companies: Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR), S&P Global Inc (NYSE: SPGI) and World Wrestling (NYSE: WWE)

By Austin Angelo

There’s a lot to be optimistic about in the Services sector as 3 analysts just weighed in on Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR), S&P Global Inc (NYSE: SPGI) and World Wrestling (NYSE: WWE) with bullish sentiments.

Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR)

In a report released today, Rachael Rothman from Susquehanna reiterated a Buy rating on Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR), with a price target of $161. The company’s shares opened today at $138.45.

According to TipRanks.com, Rothman is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 12.4% and a 71.6% success rate. Rothman covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Papa John’s International, Pinnacle Entertainment, and Brinker International.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Marriott International is Moderate Buy and the average price target is $139, representing a 0.4% upside.

In a report issued on January 29, RBC Capital also reiterated a Buy rating on the stock with a $159 price target.
S&P Global Inc (NYSE: SPGI)

In a report released today, Peter Appert from Piper Jaffray reiterated a Buy rating on S&P Global Inc (NYSE: SPGI), with a price target of $229. The company’s shares opened today at $179.40, close to its 52-week high of $185.38.

According to TipRanks.com, Appert is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 19.9% and a 71.2% success rate. Appert covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Universal Technical Institute Inc, Adtalem Global Education Inc, and American Public Education.

Currently, the analyst consensus on S&P Global Inc is Moderate Buy and the average price target is $197.38, representing a 10.0% upside.

In a report issued on February 6, Cantor Fitzgerald also maintained a Buy rating on the stock with a $196 price target.
World Wrestling (NYSE: WWE)

In a report released today, Eric Handler from MKM Partners reiterated a Buy rating on World Wrestling (NYSE: WWE), with a price target of $44. The company’s shares opened today at $35.21, close to its 52-week high of $36.91.

According to TipRanks.com, Handler is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 16.0% and a 64.8% success rate. Handler covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Cinemark Holdings Inc, Regal Entertainment, and National Cinemedia.

Currently, the analyst consensus on World Wrestling is Strong Buy and the average price target is $39.75, representing a 12.9% upside.

In a report issued on January 30, Morgan Stanley also upgraded the stock to Buy with a $40 price target.

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