Analysts Offer Insights on Consumer Goods Companies: Synaptics (NASDAQ: SYNA), Monster Beverage (NASDAQ: MNST) and Spirit AeroSystems (NYSE: SPR)

By Carrie Williams

Analysts have been eager to weigh in on the Consumer Goods sector with new ratings on Synaptics (SYNAResearch Report), Monster Beverage (MNSTResearch Report) and Spirit AeroSystems (SPRResearch Report).

Synaptics (SYNA)

J.P. Morgan analyst Paul Coster maintained a Sell rating on Synaptics today and set a price target of $32.00. The company’s shares closed last Monday at $53.65, close to its 52-week high of $53.87.

According to TipRanks.com, Coster is ranked 0 out of 5 stars with an average return of -2.6% and a 43.5% success rate. Coster covers the Consumer Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Dell Technologies, and Diebold Nixdorf.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Synaptics is a Hold with an average price target of $39.50.

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Monster Beverage (MNST)

In a report released today, Dara Mohsenian from Morgan Stanley maintained a Hold rating on Monster Beverage, with a price target of $64.00. The company’s shares closed last Monday at $56.64.

According to TipRanks.com, Mohsenian is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 3.9% and a 65.7% success rate. Mohsenian covers the Consumer Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as The Estée Lauder Companies, Edgewell Personal Care, and Mondelez International.

The word on The Street in general, suggests a Moderate Buy analyst consensus rating for Monster Beverage with a $66.71 average price target.

Spirit AeroSystems (SPR)

J.P. Morgan analyst Seth Seifman maintained a Hold rating on Spirit AeroSystems today and set a price target of $105.00. The company’s shares closed last Monday at $87.28.

Seifman has an average return of 31.8% when recommending Spirit AeroSystems.

According to TipRanks.com, Seifman is ranked #442 out of 5600 analysts.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Spirit AeroSystems is a Moderate Buy with an average price target of $92.00, representing a 5.8% upside. In a report issued on October 31, Cowen & Co. also assigned a Hold rating to the stock with a $90.00 price target.

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