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Analysts’ Opinions Are Mixed on These Services Stocks: Equifax (EFX) and Perficient (PRFT)

Analysts have been eager to weigh in on the Services sector with new ratings on Equifax (EFXResearch Report) and Perficient (PRFTResearch Report).

Equifax (EFX)

In a report released today, Toni Kaplan from Morgan Stanley maintained a Hold rating on Equifax, with a price target of $212.00. The company’s shares closed last Tuesday at $169.77, close to its 52-week low of $169.25.

According to TipRanks.com, Kaplan is a 2-star analyst with an average return of 0.2% and a 51.1% success rate. Kaplan covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Terminix Global Holdings, Advantage Solutions, and Republic Services.

The word on The Street in general, suggests a Moderate Buy analyst consensus rating for Equifax with a $220.88 average price target, implying a 26.6% upside from current levels. In a report issued on September 22, Atlantic Equities also maintained a Hold rating on the stock with a $200.00 price target.

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Perficient (PRFT)

In a report released today, Brian Kinstlinger from Alliance Global Partners upgraded Perficient to Buy, with a price target of $85.00. The company’s shares closed last Tuesday at $61.37, close to its 52-week low of $59.79.

Kinstlinger has an average return of 29.2% when recommending Perficient.

According to TipRanks.com, Kinstlinger is ranked #7305 out of 7962 analysts.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Perficient is a Strong Buy with an average price target of $110.38, representing a 77.8% upside. In a report issued on September 14, Jefferies also maintained a Buy rating on the stock with a $92.00 price target.

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