Analysts’ Opinions Are Mixed on These Consumer Goods Stocks: Bemis Company (NYSE: BMS) and Match Group Inc (NASDAQ: MTCH)

By Ryan Adsit

Analysts have been eager to weigh in on the Consumer Goods sector with new ratings on Bemis Company (NYSE: BMS) and Match Group Inc (NASDAQ: MTCH).

Bemis Company (NYSE: BMS)

Barclays analyst Scott Gaffner maintained a Hold rating on Bemis Company (NYSE: BMS) on January 30 and set a price target of $50. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $48.72.

According to TipRanks.com, Gaffner is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 10.8% and a 65.2% success rate. Gaffner covers the Consumer Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as Multi Packaging Solutions, International Paper Co, and Avery Dennison Corp.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Bemis Company is Moderate Sell and the average price target is $49.33, representing a 1.3% upside.

In a report issued on January 26, KeyBanc also reiterated a Hold rating on the stock.
Match Group Inc (NASDAQ: MTCH)

Oppenheimer analyst Jason Helfstein reiterated a Buy rating on Match Group Inc (NASDAQ: MTCH) yesterday. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $17.37.

According to TipRanks.com, Helfstein is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 7.7% and a 57.8% success rate. Helfstein covers the Technology sector, focusing on stocks such as Endurance International, Interxion Holding NV, and IAC/InterActiveCorp.

Match Group Inc has an analyst consensus of Strong Buy, with a price target consensus of $20.25.

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