Analysts Offer Insights on Financial Companies: H&E Equipment Services (NASDAQ: HEES), Hartford Financial (NYSE: HIG) and Weyerhaeuser (NYSE: WY)

By Carrie Williams

There’s a lot to be optimistic about in the Financial sector as 3 analysts just weighed in on H&E Equipment Services (NASDAQ: HEES), Hartford Financial (NYSE: HIG) and Weyerhaeuser (NYSE: WY) with bullish sentiments.

H&E Equipment Services (NASDAQ: HEES)

RBC Capital analyst Seth Weber reiterated a Buy rating on H&E Equipment Services (NASDAQ: HEES) on July 27 and set a price target of $32. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $22.92.

According to TipRanks.com, Weber is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 16.8% and a 80.4% success rate. Weber covers the Industrial Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as Lincoln Electric Holdings, Mueller Water Products, and Illinois Tool Works.

H&E Equipment Services has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $32.

Hartford Financial (NYSE: HIG)

In a report released yesterday, Mark Dwelle from RBC Capital reiterated a Buy rating on Hartford Financial (NYSE: HIG), with a price target of $61. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $54.82, close to its 52-week high of $55.20.

According to TipRanks.com, Dwelle is a top 25 analyst with an average return of 15.7% and a 88.2% success rate. Dwelle covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as American Equity Investment Life, American International Group, and Marsh & Mclennan Companies.

Hartford Financial has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $56.80.

Weyerhaeuser (NYSE: WY)

In a report released yesterday, Paul Quinn from RBC Capital reiterated a Buy rating on Weyerhaeuser (NYSE: WY), with a price target of $40. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $32.94.

According to TipRanks.com, Quinn is a top 100 analyst with an average return of 21.4% and a 77.9% success rate. Quinn covers the Consumer Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as Rayonier Advanced Materials, Mercer International Inc, and International Paper Co.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Weyerhaeuser is Strong Buy and the average price target is $37.25, representing a 13.1% upside.

In a report issued on July 26, BMO Capital also reiterated a Buy rating on the stock with a $36 price target.

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