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Analysts Have Conflicting Sentiments on These Financial Companies: American Equity Investment Life (AEL) and CME Group (CME)

Analysts have been eager to weigh in on the Financial sector with new ratings on American Equity Investment Life (AELResearch Report) and CME Group (CMEResearch Report).

American Equity Investment Life (AEL)

In a report released today, Nigel Dally from Morgan Stanley maintained a Hold rating on American Equity Investment Life, with a price target of $40.00. The company’s shares closed last Tuesday at $36.92.

According to TipRanks.com, Dally is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 14.5% and a 55.2% success rate. Dally covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Jackson Financial Incorporation, Brighthouse Financial, and Ameriprise Financial.

American Equity Investment Life has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $43.33.

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CME Group (CME)

Raymond James analyst Patrick O’Shaughnessy maintained a Buy rating on CME Group today and set a price target of $235.00. The company’s shares closed last Tuesday at $204.36.

According to TipRanks.com, O’Shaughnessy is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 4.7% and a 52.9% success rate. O’Shaughnessy covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as AssetMark Financial Holdings, Intercontinental Exchange, and Focus Financial Partners.

The word on The Street in general, suggests a Moderate Buy analyst consensus rating for CME Group with a $239.93 average price target, representing a 17.9% upside. In a report released today, UBS also maintained a Buy rating on the stock with a $246.00 price target.

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