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Analysts Have Conflicting Sentiments on These Conglomerates Companies: Acuity Brands (AYI) and CNH Industrial (CNHI)

Companies in the Conglomerates sector have received a lot of coverage today as analysts weigh in on Acuity Brands (AYIResearch Report) and CNH Industrial (CNHIResearch Report).

Acuity Brands (AYI)

UBS analyst Christopher Snyder maintained a Hold rating on Acuity Brands today and set a price target of $213.00. The company’s shares closed last Tuesday at $217.49, close to its 52-week high of $224.59.

According to TipRanks.com, Snyder is ranked #3399 out of 7761 analysts.

Acuity Brands has an analyst consensus of Strong Buy, with a price target consensus of $224.00.

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CNH Industrial (CNHI)

In a report released today, Courtney Yakavonis from Morgan Stanley maintained a Buy rating on CNH Industrial, with a price target of $22.00. The company’s shares closed last Tuesday at $16.80.

According to TipRanks.com, Yakavonis is a 3-star analyst with an average return of 7.4% and a 45.4% success rate. Yakavonis covers the Industrial Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies, Allison Transmission Holdings, and Timken Company.

The word on The Street in general, suggests a Strong Buy analyst consensus rating for CNH Industrial with a $20.20 average price target, implying a 20.7% upside from current levels. In a report released today, Deutsche Bank also maintained a Buy rating on the stock with a $19.00 price target.

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