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Analysts Offer Insights on Financial Companies: Marketaxess Holdings (MKTX) and Northern (NTRS)

Companies in the Financial sector have received a lot of coverage today as analysts weigh in on Marketaxess Holdings (MKTXResearch Report) and Northern (NTRSResearch Report).

Marketaxess Holdings (MKTX)

Goldman Sachs analyst Alexander Blostein maintained a Hold rating on Marketaxess Holdings on August 4 and set a price target of $281.00. The company’s shares closed last Friday at $270.86, close to its 52-week low of $249.01.

According to TipRanks.com, Blostein is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 12.8% and a 65.3% success rate. Blostein covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Bank of New York Mellon Corporation, Raymond James Financial, and Janus Henderson Group.

The word on The Street in general, suggests a Hold analyst consensus rating for Marketaxess Holdings with a $296.29 average price target, implying a 10.5% upside from current levels. In a report issued on July 20, Jefferies also maintained a Hold rating on the stock with a $280.00 price target.

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Northern (NTRS)

In a report issued on July 21, Ken Usdin from Jefferies maintained a Buy rating on Northern, with a price target of $110.00. The company’s shares closed last Friday at $104.05.

According to TipRanks.com, Usdin is a top 100 analyst with an average return of 19.6% and a 66.3% success rate. Usdin covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Zions Bancorporation National Association, Bank of New York Mellon Corporation, and Texas Capital Bancshares.

The word on The Street in general, suggests a Moderate Buy analyst consensus rating for Northern with a $112.32 average price target, an 8.6% upside from current levels. In a report issued on July 11, UBS also maintained a Buy rating on the stock with a $129.00 price target.

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