Analysts Conflicted on These Consumer Goods Names: JM Smucker (NYSE: SJM) and Phibro Animal Health (NASDAQ: PAHC)

Analysts have been eager to weigh in on the Consumer Goods sector with new ratings on JM Smucker (SJMResearch Report) and Phibro Animal Health (PAHCResearch Report).

JM Smucker (SJM)

Barclays analyst Andrew Lazar maintained a Hold rating on JM Smucker yesterday and set a price target of $109. The company’s shares closed last Monday at $104.37.

According to TipRanks.com, Lazar is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 7.7% and a 66.9% success rate. Lazar covers the Consumer Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as Mondelez International, Lamb Weston Holdings, and McCormick & Company.

The word on The Street in general, suggests a Hold analyst consensus rating for JM Smucker with a $108.50 average price target, implying a 5.6% upside from current levels. In a report released yesterday, Wells Fargo also reiterated a Hold rating on the stock with a $107 price target.

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Phibro Animal Health (PAHC)

Barclays analyst Balaji Prasad maintained a Sell rating on Phibro Animal Health yesterday and set a price target of $18. The company’s shares closed last Monday at $21.74, close to its 52-week low of $21.50.

According to TipRanks.com, Prasad is a 2-star analyst with an average return of 1.3% and a 48.3% success rate. Prasad covers the Healthcare sector, focusing on stocks such as Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited, Osmotica Pharmaceuticals Plc, and Bausch Health Companies Inc.

The word on The Street in general, suggests a Moderate Sell analyst consensus rating for Phibro Animal Health with a $21.50 average price target.

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