Analysts’ Opinions Are Mixed on These Services Stocks: Dun & Bradstreet Corp (NYSE: DNB) and Genesco Inc (NYSE: GCO)

By Austin Angelo

Analysts have been eager to weigh in on the Services sector with new ratings on Dun & Bradstreet Corp (NYSE: DNB) and Genesco Inc (NYSE: GCO).

Dun & Bradstreet Corp (NYSE: DNB)

Piper Jaffray analyst Peter Appert reiterated a Hold rating on Dun & Bradstreet Corp (NYSE: DNB) today and set a price target of $138. The company’s shares opened today at $121.85, close to its 52-week high of $125.33.

According to TipRanks.com, Appert is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 20.0% and a 71.2% success rate. Appert covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Universal Technical Institute Inc, Adtalem Global Education Inc, and American Public Education.

Dun & Bradstreet Corp has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $135.67.

Genesco Inc (NYSE: GCO)

In a report released today, Erinn Murphy from Piper Jaffray reiterated a Buy rating on Genesco Inc (NYSE: GCO), with a price target of $40. The company’s shares opened today at $35.

According to TipRanks.com, Murphy is ranked 0 out of 5 stars with an average return of -5.2% and a 46.6% success rate. Murphy covers the Consumer Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as The Estée Lauder Companies Inc, Wolverine World Wide, and G-III Apparel Group.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Genesco Inc is Moderate Buy and the average price target is $40, representing a 14.3% upside.

In a report issued on February 2, SunTrust Robinson also reiterated a Buy rating on the stock with a $41 price target.

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