Wall Street Analysts Are Bullish on Top Services Picks

Theres a lot to be optimistic about in the Services sector as 3 analysts just weighed in on Mastercard (MAResearch Report), Bloomin Brands (BLMNResearch Report) and Universal Music Group (UMGNFResearch Report) with bullish sentiments. Mastercard (MA) Barclays analyst Ramsey El Assal maintained a Buy rating on Mastercard on October 28 and set a price target of $428.00. The companys shares closed last Friday at $329.47.

According to TipRanks.com, Assal is a 1-star analyst with an average return of -1.4% and a 46.6% success rate. Assal covers the Technology sector, focusing on stocks such as TELUS International (CDA), Fidelity National Info, and AvidXchange Holdings.

Mastercard has an analyst consensus of Strong Buy, with a price target consensus of $390.83, which is a 22.4% upside from current levels. In a report issued on October 28, Citigroup also maintained a Buy rating on the stock with a $400.00 price target.

See the top stocks recommended by analysts >> Bloomin Brands (BLMN) In a report issued on October 28, Jeff Bernstein from Barclays maintained a Buy rating on Bloomin Brands, with a price target of $28.00. The companys shares closed last Friday at $23.46.

According to TipRanks.com, Bernstein is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 7.1% and a 67.0% success rate. Bernstein covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Restaurant Brands International, Brinker International, and Dine Brands Global.

Bloomin Brands has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $27.20, which is a 19.1% upside from current levels. In a report issued on October 17, Jefferies also maintained a Buy rating on the stock with a $35.00 price target.

Universal Music Group (UMGNF) Barclays analyst Julien Roch maintained a Buy rating on Universal Music Group on October 28 and set a price target of EUR24.00. The companys shares closed last Friday at $20.31.

According to TipRanks.com, Roch is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 5.1% and a 50.9% success rate. Roch covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Interpublic Group of Companies, Mediaset España, and Omnicom Group.

The word on The Street in general, suggests a Strong Buy analyst consensus rating for Universal Music Group with a $25.27 average price target, implying a 28.7% upside from current levels. In a report issued on October 18, Morgan Stanley also maintained a Buy rating on the stock with a EUR32.00 price target.

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