Analysts Conflicted on These Services Names: Guess (NYSE: GES) and Lithia Motors (NYSE: LAD)

By Jason Carr

Analysts have been eager to weigh in on the Services sector with new ratings on Guess (NYSE: GES) and Lithia Motors (NYSE: LAD).

Guess (NYSE: GES)

Jefferies analyst Randal Konik reiterated a Hold rating on Guess (NYSE: GES) today and set a price target of $12. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $12.23, close to its 52-week low of $11.55.

According to TipRanks.com, Konik is a 1-star analyst with an average return of -0.7% and a 45.9% success rate. Konik covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Eros International, Abercrombie Fitch, and Acushnet Holdings.

Guess has an analyst consensus of Hold.

Lithia Motors (NYSE: LAD)

Jefferies analyst Steven Desanctis reiterated a Buy rating on Lithia Motors (NYSE: LAD) today and set a price target of $115. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $93.14.

According to TipRanks.com, Desanctis is a 1-star analyst with an average return of -0.8% and a 25.0% success rate. Desanctis covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Marriott International, Five Below Inc, and Booz Allen.

Lithia Motors has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy.

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