Analysts Offer Insights on Financial Companies: Charles Schwab (NYSE: SCHW) and Cousins Properties (NYSE: CUZ)

By Austin Angelo

There’s a lot to be optimistic about in the Financial sector as 2 analysts just weighed in on Charles Schwab (NYSE: SCHW) and Cousins Properties (NYSE: CUZ) with bullish sentiments.

Charles Schwab (NYSE: SCHW)

In a report released today, Douglas Mewhirter from SunTrust Robinson reiterated a Buy rating on Charles Schwab (NYSE: SCHW), with a price target of $65.

According to TipRanks.com, Mewhirter is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 28.8% and a 79.7% success rate. Mewhirter covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Compass Diversified Holdings, Pennantpark Investment Corp, and Pennantpark Floating Rate.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Charles Schwab is Moderate Buy and the average price target is $59.71, representing a 17.2% upside.

In a report issued on February 6, KBW also reiterated a Buy rating on the stock with a $60 price target.
Cousins Properties (NYSE: CUZ)

SunTrust Robinson analyst Michael R Lewis reiterated a Buy rating on Cousins Properties (NYSE: CUZ) today and set a price target of $9.50. The company’s shares opened today at $8.38.

According to TipRanks.com, Lewis is a 2-star analyst with an average return of 1.4% and a 50.9% success rate. Lewis covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Pennsylvania Real Estate ate Investment, Washington Real Estate Investment Trust, and Apartment Investment & Management.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Cousins Properties is Moderate Buy and the average price target is $9.75, representing a 16.3% upside.

In a report issued on February 8, Stifel Nicolaus also reiterated a Buy rating on the stock with a $10 price target.

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