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Analysts Have Conflicting Sentiments on These Consumer Goods Companies: Amazon (AMZN), PepsiCo (PEP) and Victoria’s Secret (VSCO)

Analysts have been eager to weigh in on the Consumer Goods sector with new ratings on Amazon (AMZNResearch Report), PepsiCo (PEPResearch Report) and Victoria’s Secret (VSCOResearch Report).

Amazon (AMZN)

RBC Capital analyst Brad Erickson maintained a Buy rating on Amazon yesterday and set a price target of $144.00. The company’s shares closed last Tuesday at $109.22, close to its 52-week low of $101.26.

According to TipRanks.com, Erickson is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 16.6% and a 44.0% success rate. Erickson covers the Technology sector, focusing on stocks such as Zillow Group Class A, Fiverr International, and Alphabet Class A.

Amazon has an analyst consensus of Strong Buy, with a price target consensus of $178.55, a 59.2% upside from current levels. In a report issued on June 27, Evercore ISI also maintained a Buy rating on the stock with a $180.00 price target.

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PepsiCo (PEP)

Jefferies analyst Kevin Grundy maintained a Hold rating on PepsiCo yesterday and set a price target of $181.00. The company’s shares closed last Tuesday at $169.50.

According to TipRanks.com, Grundy is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 4.7% and a 63.0% success rate. Grundy covers the Consumer Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as Constellation Brands, Energizer Holdings, and Duckhorn Portfolio.

Currently, the analyst consensus on PepsiCo is a Moderate Buy with an average price target of $180.23, which is a 4.2% upside from current levels. In a report issued on July 7, RBC Capital also maintained a Hold rating on the stock with a $165.00 price target.

Victoria’s Secret (VSCO)

In a report released today, Corey Tarlowe from Jefferies maintained a Buy rating on Victoria’s Secret, with a price target of $44.00. The company’s shares closed last Tuesday at $28.00, close to its 52-week low of $26.91.

According to TipRanks.com, Tarlowe is currently ranked with 0 stars on a 0-5 stars ranking scale, with an average return of -17.1% and a 29.1% success rate. Tarlowe covers the Consumer Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as Bj’s Wholesale Club Holdings, Abercrombie Fitch, and Urban Outfitters.

The word on The Street in general, suggests a Moderate Buy analyst consensus rating for Victoria’s Secret with a $57.90 average price target.

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