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Analysts Conflicted on These Financial Names: Brixmor Property (BRX), Host Hotels & Resorts (HST) and Essex Property (ESS)

Companies in the Financial sector have received a lot of coverage today as analysts weigh in on Brixmor Property (BRXResearch Report), Host Hotels & Resorts (HSTResearch Report) and Essex Property (ESSResearch Report).

Brixmor Property (BRX)

J.P. Morgan analyst Michael Mueller maintained a Buy rating on Brixmor Property yesterday and set a price target of $26.00. The company’s shares closed last Thursday at $22.16.

According to TipRanks.com, Mueller is a 3-star analyst with an average return of 1.5% and a 57.5% success rate. Mueller covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Retail Opportunity Investments, Rexford Industrial Realty, and First Industrial Realty.

Brixmor Property has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $24.47, representing a 10.0% upside. In a report issued on July 21, Mizuho Securities also upgraded the stock to Buy with a $24.00 price target.

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Host Hotels & Resorts (HST)

In a report released yesterday, Joseph Greff from J.P. Morgan maintained a Sell rating on Host Hotels & Resorts, with a price target of $16.00. The company’s shares closed last Thursday at $17.68.

According to TipRanks.com, Greff is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 16.8% and a 58.4% success rate. Greff covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Hilton Worldwide Holdings, Marriott International, and Caesars Entertainment.

Host Hotels & Resorts has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $22.56.

Essex Property (ESS)

J.P. Morgan analyst Anthony Paolone maintained a Buy rating on Essex Property on August 3 and set a price target of $351.00. The company’s shares closed last Thursday at $278.05.

According to TipRanks.com, Paolone is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 7.8% and a 61.1% success rate. Paolone covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Washington Real Estate Investment, Corporate Office Properties, and Spirit Realty Capital.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Essex Property is a Moderate Buy with an average price target of $303.44, a 9.2% upside from current levels. In a report released yesterday, Raymond James also upgraded the stock to Buy with a $300.00 price target.

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