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Analysts Offer Insights on Financial Companies: AGNC Investment (AGNC) and Cowen Group (COWN)

Analysts have been eager to weigh in on the Financial sector with new ratings on AGNC Investment (AGNCResearch Report) and Cowen Group (COWNResearch Report).

AGNC Investment (AGNC)

JMP Securities analyst Trevor Cranston reiterated a Hold rating on AGNC Investment today. The company’s shares closed last Monday at $12.67.

According to TipRanks.com, Cranston is a 3-star analyst with an average return of 4.9% and a 53.5% success rate. Cranston covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Ellington Financial, PennyMac Financial, and Chimera Investment.

The word on The Street in general, suggests a Moderate Buy analyst consensus rating for AGNC Investment with a $12.69 average price target, implying a 0.6% upside from current levels. In a report issued on July 25, J.P. Morgan also maintained a Hold rating on the stock with a $12.50 price target.

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Cowen Group (COWN)

JMP Securities analyst Devin Ryan reiterated a Buy rating on Cowen Group yesterday and set a price target of $60.00. The company’s shares closed last Monday at $35.49.

According to TipRanks.com, Ryan is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 14.0% and a 58.2% success rate. Ryan covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Sixth Street Specialty Lending, Perella Weinberg Partners, and Oaktree Specialty Lending.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Cowen Group is a Moderate Buy with an average price target of $58.50.

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