Analysts’ Opinions Are Mixed on These Financial Stocks: New Residential Inv (NYSE: NRZ) and Urstadt Biddle Properties Inc (NYSE: UBA)

By Austin Angelo

Companies in the Financial sector have received a lot of coverage today as analysts weigh in on New Residential Inv (NRZResearch Report) and Urstadt Biddle Properties Inc (UBAResearch Report).

New Residential Inv (NRZ)

In a report released yesterday, Timothy P. Hayes from B.Riley FBR reiterated a Buy rating on New Residential Inv, with a price target of $18.50. The company’s shares closed last Monday at $14.76.

According to TipRanks.com, Hayes is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 6.9% and a 75.7% success rate. Hayes covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Fidus Investment Corporation, Ready Capital Corporation, and Saratoga Investment Corp.

The word on The Street in general, suggests a Strong Buy analyst consensus rating for New Residential Inv with a $18.67 average price target.

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Urstadt Biddle Properties Inc (UBA)

In a report released today, Craig Kucera from B.Riley FBR maintained a Hold rating on Urstadt Biddle Properties Inc, with a price target of $24.00. The company’s shares closed last Monday at $23.28.

According to TipRanks.com, Kucera is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 7.2% and a 70.4% success rate. Kucera covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Monmouth Real Estate Investment, NexPoint Residential Trust Inc, and Consolidated-Tomoka Land Co.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Urstadt Biddle Properties Inc is a Hold with an average price target of $24.00.

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