Analysts’ Opinions Are Mixed on These Financial Stocks: Network International Holdings (Other OTC: NWKLF), Hartford Financial (NYSE: HIG) and Charles Schwab (NYSE: SCHW)

Companies in the Financial sector have received a lot of coverage today as analysts weigh in on Network International Holdings (NWKLFResearch Report), Hartford Financial (HIGResearch Report) and Charles Schwab (SCHWResearch Report).

Hartford Financial (HIG)

Barclays analyst Tracy Benguigui maintained a Buy rating on Hartford Financial on January 12 and set a price target of $55.00. The company’s shares closed last Wednesday at $51.90.

According to TipRanks.com, Benguigui is a 2-star analyst with an average return of 2.0% and a 70.0% success rate. Benguigui covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as American International Group, Brighthouse Financial, and Prudential Financial.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Hartford Financial is a Moderate Buy with an average price target of $55.43, which is a 7.4% upside from current levels. In a report issued on January 4, J.P. Morgan also upgraded the stock to Buy with a $55.00 price target.

Charles Schwab (SCHW)

Barclays analyst Jeremy Campbell maintained a Hold rating on Charles Schwab on January 12 and set a price target of $54.00. The company’s shares closed last Wednesday at $59.51, close to its 52-week high of $62.04.

According to TipRanks.com, Campbell is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 14.9% and a 67.8% success rate. Campbell covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Virtus Investment Partners, Intercontinental Exchange, and Apollo Global Management.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Charles Schwab is a Moderate Buy with an average price target of $57.17, representing a -5.6% downside. In a report issued on January 7, Raymond James also maintained a Hold rating on the stock.

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