Analysts Offer Insights on Services Companies: Genesis Healthcare (NYSE: GEN), Walt Disney (NYSE: DIS) and Sysco Corp (NYSE: SYY)

By Ryan Adsit

Analysts have been eager to weigh in on the Services sector with new ratings on Genesis Healthcare (GENResearch Report), Walt Disney (DISResearch Report) and Sysco Corp (SYYResearch Report).

Genesis Healthcare (GEN)

Credit Suisse analyst A.J. Rice maintained a Hold rating on Genesis Healthcare yesterday and set a price target of $2. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $1.60.

According to TipRanks.com, Rice is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 10.1% and a 64.6% success rate. Rice covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Quest Diagnostics Inc, Acadia Healthcare, and Select Medical.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Genesis Healthcare is a Moderate Buy with an average price target of $2.25.

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Walt Disney (DIS)

In a report issued on February 3, Douglas Mitchelson from Credit Suisse maintained a Hold rating on Walt Disney, with a price target of $114. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $111.80.

According to TipRanks.com, Mitchelson is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 16.5% and a 67.4% success rate. Mitchelson covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Charter Communications, Comcast, and Netflix.

Walt Disney has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $122.17.

Sysco Corp (SYY)

In a report released yesterday, Judah Frommer from Credit Suisse maintained a Buy rating on Sysco Corp, with a price target of $75. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $66.64.

According to TipRanks.com, Frommer is a 3-star analyst with an average return of 3.9% and a 64.0% success rate. Frommer covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Sprouts Farmers, Dollar General, and Kroger Company.

The word on The Street in general, suggests a Moderate Buy analyst consensus rating for Sysco Corp with a $69.30 average price target.

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