Analysts Offer Insights on Consumer Goods Companies: Nike inc (NYSE: NKE) and Mosaic Co (NYSE: MOS)

By Jason Carr

Analysts have been eager to weigh in on the Consumer Goods sector with new ratings on Nike inc (NKEResearch Report) and Mosaic Co (MOSResearch Report).

Nike inc (NKE)

Goldman Sachs analyst Alexandra Walvis maintained a Hold rating on Nike inc today and set a price target of $95.00. The company’s shares closed last Monday at $90.81, close to its 52-week high of $92.79.

According to TipRanks.com, Walvis is a 1-star analyst with an average return of -2.2% and a 45.8% success rate. Walvis covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Ralph Lauren Corp, Burlington Stores, and Nordstrom Inc.

Nike inc has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $100.09, a 9.1% upside from current levels. In a report issued on September 23, Robert W. Baird also reiterated a Hold rating on the stock with a $87.00 price target.

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Mosaic Co (MOS)

UBS analyst Andrew Stott maintained a Buy rating on Mosaic Co today and set a price target of $30.00. The company’s shares closed last Monday at $20.55, close to its 52-week low of $17.36.

According to TipRanks.com, Stott is ranked #2178 out of 5551 analysts.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Mosaic Co is a Moderate Buy with an average price target of $27.45, implying a 36.3% upside from current levels. In a report issued on September 13, J.P. Morgan also maintained a Buy rating on the stock with a $24.00 price target.

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