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Analysts Conflicted on These Services Names: Evolent Health (EVH), Paypal Holdings (PYPL) and Airbnb (ABNB)

Companies in the Services sector have received a lot of coverage today as analysts weigh in on Evolent Health (EVHResearch Report), Paypal Holdings (PYPLResearch Report) and Airbnb (ABNBResearch Report).

Evolent Health (EVH)

In a report released yesterday, David Larsen from BTIG maintained a Buy rating on Evolent Health, with a price target of $50.00. The company’s shares closed last Tuesday at $35.21, close to its 52-week high of $35.45.

According to TipRanks.com, Larsen is currently ranked with 0 stars on a 0-5 stars ranking scale, with an average return of -8.1% and a 36.0% success rate. Larsen covers the Technology sector, focusing on stocks such as Health Catalyst, American Well, and Sharecare.

Evolent Health has an analyst consensus of Strong Buy, with a price target consensus of $46.75, implying a 38.0% upside from current levels. In a report issued on July 28, RBC Capital also initiated coverage with a Buy rating on the stock with a $40.00 price target.

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Paypal Holdings (PYPL)

In a report released yesterday, Mark Palmer from BTIG reiterated a Hold rating on Paypal Holdings. The company’s shares closed last Tuesday at $89.63, close to its 52-week low of $67.58.

According to TipRanks.com, Palmer is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 7.6% and a 51.0% success rate. Palmer covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as International Money Express, Mogo Finance Technology, and Oportun Financial.

Paypal Holdings has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $105.84, a 21.5% upside from current levels. In a report issued on July 20, Wolfe Research also downgraded the stock to Hold.

Airbnb (ABNB)

In a report released yesterday, Jake Fuller from BTIG maintained a Hold rating on Airbnb. The company’s shares closed last Tuesday at $116.34.

According to TipRanks.com, Fuller is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 5.0% and a 49.3% success rate. Fuller covers the Technology sector, focusing on stocks such as Opendoor Technologies, IAC/InteractiveCorp., and WM Technology.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Airbnb is a Moderate Buy with an average price target of $150.69, representing a 34.9% upside. In a report issued on July 26, Argus Research also initiated coverage with a Hold rating on the stock.

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