Analysts Have Conflicting Sentiments on These Services Companies: Servicemaster Global Holdings (NYSE: SERV) and Carriage Services (NYSE: CSV)

By Ryan Adsit

Analysts have been eager to weigh in on the Services sector with new ratings on Servicemaster Global Holdings (SERVResearch Report) and Carriage Services (CSVResearch Report).

Servicemaster Global Holdings (SERV)

Morgan Stanley analyst Toni Kaplan reiterated a Hold rating on Servicemaster Global Holdings today and set a price target of $43.00. The company’s shares closed last Monday at $39.36.

According to TipRanks.com, Kaplan is currently ranked with no stars on a 0-5 star ranking scale, with an average return of -7.0% and a 36.7% success rate. Kaplan covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Factset Research, Nielsen Holdings, and ARAMARK Holdings.

Servicemaster Global Holdings has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $49.33.

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Carriage Services (CSV)

Sidoti analyst Christopher McGinnis reiterated a Buy rating on Carriage Services today and set a price target of $35.00. The company’s shares closed last Monday at $24.35.

McGinnis has an average return of 18.0% when recommending Carriage Services.

According to TipRanks.com, McGinnis is ranked #3302 out of 5717 analysts.

Carriage Services has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $29.50.

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