Analysts Conflicted on These Consumer Goods Names: Polaris (NYSE: PII) and Spectrum Brands Holdings (NYSE: SPB)

Companies in the Consumer Goods sector have received a lot of coverage today as analysts weigh in on Polaris (PIIResearch Report) and Spectrum Brands Holdings (SPBResearch Report).

Polaris (PII)

In a report issued on July 15, Joseph Spak from RBC Capital maintained a Hold rating on Polaris, with a price target of $147.00. The company’s shares closed last Monday at $128.10.

According to TipRanks.com, Spak has 0 stars on 0-5 stars ranking scale with an average return of -8.3% and a 52.4% success rate. Spak covers the Industrial Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as Tenneco Automotive, American Axle, and Dana Holding.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Polaris is a Moderate Buy with an average price target of $154.08, which is a 22.0% upside from current levels. In a report issued on July 1, Longbow Research also downgraded the stock to Hold.

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Spectrum Brands Holdings (SPB)

RBC Capital analyst Nik Modi maintained a Buy rating on Spectrum Brands Holdings on July 16 and set a price target of $105.00. The company’s shares closed last Monday at $81.40.

According to TipRanks.com, Modi is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 15.2% and a 70.9% success rate. Modi covers the Consumer Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as The Estée Lauder Companies, Reynolds Consumer Products, and Mondelez International.

Spectrum Brands Holdings has an analyst consensus of Strong Buy, with a price target consensus of $108.83, representing a 30.9% upside. In a report issued on July 15, Oppenheimer also maintained a Buy rating on the stock with a $110.00 price target.

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