Analysts Offer Insights on Consumer Goods Companies: Ebay (NASDAQ: EBAY), The Estée Lauder Companies (NYSE: EL) and Albertsons Companies (NYSE: ACI)

Analysts have been eager to weigh in on the Consumer Goods sector with new ratings on Ebay (EBAYResearch Report), The Estée Lauder Companies (ELResearch Report) and Albertsons Companies (ACIResearch Report).

Ebay (EBAY)

In a report issued on October 12, Colin Sebastian from Robert W. Baird maintained a Buy rating on Ebay, with a price target of $80.00. The company’s shares closed last Wednesday at $74.90, close to its 52-week high of $77.84.

According to TipRanks.com, Sebastian is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 26.9% and a 64.6% success rate. Sebastian covers the Technology sector, focusing on stocks such as Playtika Holding, Alphabet Class C, and Alphabet Class A.

The word on The Street in general, suggests a Moderate Buy analyst consensus rating for Ebay with a $77.25 average price target.

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The Estée Lauder Companies (EL)

In a report released yesterday, Robert Ottenstein from Evercore ISI maintained a Buy rating on The Estée Lauder Companies, with a price target of $365.00. The company’s shares closed last Wednesday at $315.01.

According to TipRanks.com, Ottenstein is a 1-star analyst with an average return of -1.1% and a 44.4% success rate. Ottenstein covers the Consumer Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as Coca-Cola Europacific Partners, Anheuser-Busch Inbev Sa, and Constellation Brands.

Currently, the analyst consensus on The Estée Lauder Companies is a Strong Buy with an average price target of $364.13, a 17.3% upside from current levels. In a report issued on October 5, Bank of America Securities also initiated coverage with a Buy rating on the stock with a $345.00 price target.

Albertsons Companies (ACI)

Albertsons Companies received a Hold rating and a $30.00 price target from Evercore ISI analyst Michael Montani yesterday. The company’s shares closed last Wednesday at $27.64.

According to TipRanks.com, Montani is a 3-star analyst with an average return of 12.7% and a 68.4% success rate. Montani covers the Consumer Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as Kroger Company, Dollar General, and Carvana Co.

Albertsons Companies has an analyst consensus of Hold, with a price target consensus of $29.10, a 6.8% upside from current levels. In a report issued on October 11, Oppenheimer also downgraded the stock to Hold.

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