Analysts Offer Insights on Services Companies: GMS Inc (NYSE: GMS) and Dollar General (NYSE: DG)

By Carrie Williams

There’s a lot to be optimistic about in the Services sector as 2 analysts just weighed in on GMS Inc (NYSE: GMS) and Dollar General (NYSE: DG) with bullish sentiments.

GMS Inc (NYSE: GMS)

Raymond James analyst Sam Darkatsh assigned a Buy rating to GMS Inc (NYSE: GMS) today. The company’s shares opened today at $38.14, close to its 52-week high of $39.95.

According to TipRanks.com, Darkatsh is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 10.4% and a 70.3% success rate. Darkatsh covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Foundation Building Materials Inc, Houston Wire & Cable Company, and Beacon Roofing Supply.

GMS Inc has an analyst consensus of Strong Buy, with a price target consensus of $38.33.

Dollar General (NYSE: DG)

In a report released today, Dan Wewer from Raymond James assigned a Buy rating to Dollar General (NYSE: DG). The company’s shares opened today at $96.49, close to its 52-week high of $96.60.

According to TipRanks.com, Wewer is a 3-star analyst with an average return of 2.5% and a 54.0% success rate. Wewer covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Core-Mark Holding Company, Dick’s Sporting Goods, and Advance Auto Parts.

Dollar General has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $86.

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