Analysts Offer Insights on Financial Companies: PROG Holdings (NYSE: PRG), Mastercard (NYSE: MA) and Raymond James Financial (NYSE: RJF)

There’s a lot to be optimistic about in the Financial sector as 3 analysts just weighed in on PROG Holdings (PRGResearch Report), Mastercard (MAResearch Report) and Raymond James Financial (RJFResearch Report) with bullish sentiments.

PROG Holdings (PRG)

Jefferies analyst Kyle Joseph maintained a Buy rating on PROG Holdings today and set a price target of $67.00. The company’s shares closed last Thursday at $44.38, close to its 52-week low of $41.27.

According to TipRanks.com, Joseph is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 25.0% and a 74.0% success rate. Joseph covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Compass Diversified Holdings, Oaktree Specialty Lending, and Apollo Investment Corp.

PROG Holdings has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $68.50.

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Mastercard (MA)

Jefferies analyst Trevor Williams maintained a Buy rating on Mastercard yesterday and set a price target of $450.00. The company’s shares closed last Thursday at $388.81, close to its 52-week high of $401.50.

According to TipRanks.com, Williams is a 2-star analyst with an average return of 2.8% and a 47.2% success rate. Williams covers the Technology sector, focusing on stocks such as Global Payments, Paypal Holdings, and Fiserv.

The word on The Street in general, suggests a Strong Buy analyst consensus rating for Mastercard with a $442.00 average price target, representing a 14.1% upside. In a report issued on July 14, Robert W. Baird also assigned a Buy rating to the stock with a $482.00 price target.

Raymond James Financial (RJF)

In a report released today, Gerald O’Hara from Jefferies maintained a Buy rating on Raymond James Financial, with a price target of $150.00. The company’s shares closed last Thursday at $131.00, close to its 52-week high of $138.56.

According to TipRanks.com, O’Hara is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 39.0% and a 88.2% success rate. O’Hara covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as AssetMark Financial Holdings, Blackstone Group, and Ares Management.

Raymond James Financial has an analyst consensus of Strong Buy, with a price target consensus of $161.00, a 23.5% upside from current levels. In a report issued on July 15, Citigroup also maintained a Buy rating on the stock with a $215.00 price target.

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