Analysts Offer Insights on Services Companies: AutoZone (NYSE: AZO), Restaurant Brands International (NYSE: QSR) and Gap (NYSE: GPS)

By Jason Carr

Companies in the Services sector have received a lot of coverage today as analysts weigh in on AutoZone (NYSE: AZO), Restaurant Brands International (NYSE: QSR) and Gap (NYSE: GPS).

AutoZone (NYSE: AZO)

RBC Capital analyst Scot Ciccarelli reiterated a Hold rating on AutoZone (NYSE: AZO) today and set a price target of $753. The company’s shares closed last Friday at $673.65, close to its 52-week low of $658.39.

According to TipRanks.com, Ciccarelli is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 9.4% and a 64.1% success rate. Ciccarelli covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Ollie’s Bargain Outlet Holding, Dick’s Sporting Goods, and Genuine Parts Company.

AutoZone has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $842.50.

Restaurant Brands International (NYSE: QSR)

RBC Capital analyst David Palmer reiterated a Buy rating on Restaurant Brands International (NYSE: QSR) today and set a price target of $63. The company’s shares closed last Friday at $60.34, close to its 52-week high of $60.66.

According to TipRanks.com, Palmer is a top 100 analyst with an average return of 12.1% and a 76.3% success rate. Palmer covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Brinker International, McDonald’s Corp, and Texas Roadhouse.

Restaurant Brands International has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $60.40.

Gap (NYSE: GPS)

In a report released today, Richard Chamberlain from RBC Capital reiterated a Hold rating on Gap (NYSE: GPS), with a price target of $26. The company’s shares closed last Friday at $22.28.

According to TipRanks.com, Chamberlain is a 1-star analyst with an average return of -1.3% and a 46.2% success rate. Chamberlain covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Ascena Retail Group, Wal-Mart Stores Inc, and Abercrombie Fitch.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Gap is Hold and the average price target is $26.50, representing a 18.9% upside.

In a report issued on May 18, BMO Capital also reiterated a Hold rating on the stock with a $28 price target.

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