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Analysts’ Opinions Are Mixed on These Materials Stocks: Nutrien (NTR), First Majestic Silver (AG) and O-I Glass (OI)

Companies in the Materials sector have received a lot of coverage today as analysts weigh in on Nutrien (NTRResearch Report), First Majestic Silver (AGResearch Report) and O-I Glass (OIResearch Report).

Nutrien (NTR)

BMO Capital analyst Joel Jackson maintained a Buy rating on Nutrien today and set a price target of C$115.00. The company’s shares closed last Thursday at $82.46.

According to TipRanks.com, Jackson is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 15.6% and a 63.2% success rate. Jackson covers the Basic Materials sector, focusing on stocks such as Compass Minerals International, Sociedad Quimica Y Minera SA, and ICL Group.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Nutrien is a Moderate Buy with an average price target of $105.70.

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First Majestic Silver (AG)

In a report released today, Ryan Thompson from BMO Capital maintained a Hold rating on First Majestic Silver, with a price target of C$10.25. The company’s shares closed last Thursday at $8.05.

According to TipRanks.com, Thompson is a 3-star analyst with an average return of 4.7% and a 37.0% success rate. Thompson covers the Basic Materials sector, focusing on stocks such as Hecla Mining Company, Fortuna Silver Mines, and Torex Gold Resources.

The word on The Street in general, suggests a Hold analyst consensus rating for First Majestic Silver with a $9.98 average price target, implying a 33.1% upside from current levels. In a report issued on July 21, Scotiabank also maintained a Hold rating on the stock with a $12.00 price target.

O-I Glass (OI)

BMO Capital analyst Mark Wilde maintained a Hold rating on O-I Glass today and set a price target of $14.00. The company’s shares closed last Thursday at $13.23.

According to TipRanks.com, Wilde is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 12.1% and a 59.1% success rate. Wilde covers the Basic Materials sector, focusing on stocks such as International Paper Co, Ardagh Metal Packaging, and West Fraser Timber Co.

The word on The Street in general, suggests a Hold analyst consensus rating for O-I Glass with a $16.38 average price target, a 21.8% upside from current levels. In a report released yesterday, RBC Capital also maintained a Hold rating on the stock with a $15.00 price target.

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