Analysts’ Opinions Are Mixed on These Services Stocks: Nordic American Tanker (NYSE: NAT), Core-Mark Holding Company (NASDAQ: CORE) and Tribune Media (NYSE: TRCO)

By Jason Carr

Analysts have been eager to weigh in on the Services sector with new ratings on Nordic American Tanker (NYSE: NAT), Core-Mark Holding Company (NASDAQ: CORE) and Tribune Media (NYSE: TRCO).

Nordic American Tanker (NYSE: NAT)

In a report released today, Douglas Mavrinac from Jefferies reiterated a Sell rating on Nordic American Tanker (NYSE: NAT), with a price target of $5. The company’s shares opened today at $6.78, close to its 52-week low of $6.51.

According to TipRanks.com, Mavrinac is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 8.5% and a 50.9% success rate. Mavrinac covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Navios Maritime Partners Lp, Ship Finance International, and Golden Ocean Group Limited.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Nordic American Tanker is Moderate Sell and the average price target is $5, representing a -26.3% downside.

In a report issued on May 5, Maxim Group also reiterated a Sell rating on the stock with a $6 price target.
Core-Mark Holding Company (NASDAQ: CORE)

Jefferies analyst Christopher Mandeville reiterated a Hold rating on Core-Mark Holding Company (NASDAQ: CORE) today and set a price target of $35. The company’s shares opened today at $35.30.

According to TipRanks.com, Mandeville is a 3-star analyst with an average return of 3.6% and a 50.0% success rate. Mandeville covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Papa John’s International, The Chefs’ Warehouse, and United Natural Foods.

Core-Mark Holding Company has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $37.

Tribune Media (NYSE: TRCO)

Jefferies analyst John Janedis reiterated a Hold rating on Tribune Media (NYSE: TRCO) today and set a price target of $36. The company’s shares opened today at $42.40, close to its 52-week high of $43.04.

According to TipRanks.com, Janedis is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 9.5% and a 67.2% success rate. Janedis covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Interpublic Group of Companies, Live Nation Entertainment, and Madison Square Garden Co.

Tribune Media has an analyst consensus of Hold, with a price target consensus of $37.50.

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