Analysts Offer Insights on Financial Companies: Commerce Bancshares (NASDAQ: CBSH), Banc of California (NYSE: BANC) and Guaranty Federal Bancshares (NASDAQ: GFED)

Analysts have been eager to weigh in on the Financial sector with new ratings on Commerce Bancshares (CBSHResearch Report), Banc of California (BANCResearch Report) and Guaranty Federal Bancshares (GFEDResearch Report).

Commerce Bancshares (CBSH)

Raymond James analyst David Long assigned a Hold rating to Commerce Bancshares today. The company’s shares closed last Thursday at $70.69.

According to TipRanks.com, Long is a 3-star analyst with an average return of 2.5% and a 37.9% success rate. Long covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Zions Bancorporation National Association, Enterprise Financial Services, and Old National Bancorp Capital.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Commerce Bancshares is a Moderate Sell with an average price target of $56.00.

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Banc of California (BANC)

In a report released today, David Feaster from Raymond James maintained a Hold rating on Banc of California. The company’s shares closed last Thursday at $16.94.

According to TipRanks.com, Feaster is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 33.7% and a 80.7% success rate. Feaster covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Central Valley Community Bancorp, Bank of NT Butterfield & Son, and Seacoast Banking Of Florida.

Banc of California has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $20.00, representing a 12.9% upside. In a report issued on July 7, Stephens also initiated coverage with a Hold rating on the stock with a $19.00 price target.

Guaranty Federal Bancshares (GFED)

In a report released today, Daniel Tamayo from Raymond James maintained a Buy rating on Guaranty Federal Bancshares. The company’s shares closed last Thursday at $23.53.

According to TipRanks.com, Tamayo is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 24.0% and a 71.4% success rate. Tamayo covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as First Mid-Illinois Bancshares, Farmers National Banc Oh, and First Business Financial.

The the analyst consensus on Guaranty Federal Bancshares is currently a Moderate Buy rating.

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