Analysts Have Conflicting Sentiments on These Financial Companies: Regions Financial (NYSE: RF), SunTrust Banks (NYSE: STI) and United Rentals (NYSE: URI)

By Austin Angelo

Companies in the Financial sector have received a lot of coverage today as analysts weigh in on Regions Financial (RFResearch Report), SunTrust Banks (STIResearch Report) and United Rentals (URIResearch Report).

Regions Financial (RF)

Raymond James analyst Michael Rose maintained a Buy rating on Regions Financial today and set a price target of $18. The company’s shares opened today at $15.18.

According to TipRanks.com, Rose is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 5.0% and a 58.4% success rate. Rose covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Pinnacle Financial Partners, Texas Capital Bancshares, and Cadence Bancorporation.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Regions Financial is a Moderate Buy with an average price target of $16.94.

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SunTrust Banks (STI)

Morgan Stanley analyst Betsy Graseck maintained a Hold rating on SunTrust Banks today and set a price target of $68. The company’s shares opened today at $63.31.

According to TipRanks.com, Graseck is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 7.8% and a 60.4% success rate. Graseck covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Discover Financial Services, Goldman Sachs Group Inc, and JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Currently, the analyst consensus on SunTrust Banks is a Hold with an average price target of $69.44.

United Rentals (URI)

Morgan Stanley analyst Courtney Yakavonis maintained a Buy rating on United Rentals today and set a price target of $176. The company’s shares opened today at $135.36.

According to TipRanks.com, Yakavonis is a 1-star analyst with an average return of -7.6% and a 33.3% success rate. Yakavonis covers the Industrial Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as WABCO Holdings, Oshkosh Corp, and Caterpillar.

United Rentals has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $158.

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