Analysts’ Opinions Are Mixed on These Services Stocks: United Natural Foods (NYSE: UNFI), United Parcel (NYSE: UPS) and Diplomat Pharmacy (NYSE: DPLO)

By Jason Carr

Analysts have been eager to weigh in on the Services sector with new ratings on United Natural Foods (UNFIResearch Report), United Parcel (UPSResearch Report) and Diplomat Pharmacy (DPLOResearch Report).

United Natural Foods (UNFI)

In a report released yesterday, Edward Kelly from Wells Fargo maintained a Hold rating on United Natural Foods. The company’s shares closed last Monday at $9.70.

According to TipRanks.com, Kelly is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 7.1% and a 68.0% success rate. Kelly covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Ollie’s Bargain Outlet Holding, Performance Food Group, and US Food Holdings.

The word on The Street in general, suggests a Moderate Sell analyst consensus rating for United Natural Foods with a $7.50 average price target.

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United Parcel (UPS)

Wells Fargo analyst Allison Poliniak maintained a Buy rating on United Parcel yesterday. The company’s shares closed last Monday at $117.53.

According to TipRanks.com, Poliniak is a 3-star analyst with an average return of 3.2% and a 50.0% success rate. Poliniak covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Anixter International, Kansas City Southern, and Wesco International.

The word on The Street in general, suggests a Moderate Buy analyst consensus rating for United Parcel with a $131.50 average price target.

Diplomat Pharmacy (DPLO)

In a report released yesterday, Jamie Stockton from Wells Fargo maintained a Hold rating on Diplomat Pharmacy. The company’s shares closed last Monday at $5.81.

According to TipRanks.com, Stockton is ranked #2654 out of 5727 analysts.

Diplomat Pharmacy has an analyst consensus of Hold, with a price target consensus of $3.93.

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