StanCorp Financial Group Price Target Increased to $60.00 by Analysts at Credit Suisse (SFG)
Analysts at Credit Suisse boosted their price target on shares of StanCorp Financial Group (NYSE:SFG) from $55.00 to $60.00 in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday, AnalystRatings.NET reports. The firm currently has a “neutral” rating on the stock. Credit Suisse’s target price points to a potential upside of 0.94% from the stock’s previous close.
Shares of StanCorp Financial Group (NYSE:SFG) traded up 0.58% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $59.44. The stock had a trading volume of 328,700 shares. StanCorp Financial Group has a one year low of $30.79 and a one year high of $56.07. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $54.04 and its 200-day moving average is $47.13. The company has a market cap of $2.640 billion and a P/E ratio of 13.97.
StanCorp Financial Group (NYSE:SFG) last released its earnings data on Wednesday, October 23rd. The company reported $1.45 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.04 by $0.41. The company had revenue of $702.00 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $713.25 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $1.05 earnings per share. On average, analysts predict that StanCorp Financial Group will post $4.58 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Several other analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Zacks reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of StanCorp Financial Group in a research note to investors on Wednesday. They now have a $65.00 price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at UBS AG raised their price target on shares of StanCorp Financial Group from $46.00 to $52.00 in a research note to investors on Wednesday. They now have a “sell” rating on the stock. Finally, analysts at UBS AG raised their price target on shares of StanCorp Financial Group from $41.00 to $46.00 in a research note to investors on Wednesday, September 25th. They now have a “sell” rating on the stock. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the company. StanCorp Financial Group currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $53.57.
StanCorp Financial Group, Inc (NYSE:SFG) is a holding company.
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