There’s a lot to be optimistic about in the Utilities sector as 3 analysts just weighed in on Centerpoint Energy (CNP – Research Report), Vital Energy (VTLE – Research Report) and Williams Co (WMB – Research Report) with bullish sentiments.
Centerpoint Energy (CNP)
BMO Capital analyst James Thalacker reiterated a Buy rating on Centerpoint Energy yesterday and set a price target of $33.00. The company’s shares closed last Friday at $29.21.
According to TipRanks.com, Thalacker is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 5.6% and a 59.7% success rate. Thalacker covers the Utilities sector, focusing on stocks such as Constellation Energy Corporation, American Electric Power, and Eversource Energy.
Centerpoint Energy has an analyst consensus of Strong Buy, with a price target consensus of $32.75.
Vital Energy (VTLE)
Stifel Nicolaus analyst Derrick Whitfield maintained a Buy rating on Vital Energy yesterday and set a price target of $133.00. The company’s shares closed last Friday at $49.23, close to its 52-week low of $45.70.
According to TipRanks.com, Whitfield ‘s ranking currently consits of 0 on a 0-5 ranking scale, with an average return of -11.0% and a 31.4% success rate. Whitfield covers the Utilities sector, focusing on stocks such as TXO Energy Partners LP, Northern Oil And Gas, and Comstock Resources.
The word on The Street in general, suggests a Hold analyst consensus rating for Vital Energy with a $77.50 average price target.
Williams Co (WMB)
Stifel Nicolaus analyst Selman Akyol maintained a Buy rating on Williams Co yesterday. The company’s shares closed last Friday at $31.26.
According to TipRanks.com, Akyol is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 3.7% and a 59.5% success rate. Akyol covers the Industrial Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as Dcp Midstream Partners, Green Plains Partners, and Plains All American.
The word on The Street in general, suggests a Moderate Buy analyst consensus rating for Williams Co with a $38.00 average price target.
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