Service Corporation International (SCI) Receives ‘Analyst’ Rating

Service Corporation International (SCI) has an average broker rating of 1.67, which is interpreted as a Buy, as rated by 3 equity analysts. Nonetheless, 2 analysts are positive on the stocks future and they recommend a Strong Buy on the stock. Nevertheless, the majority of 1 analysts consider that the stock is a Hold with neither a large upside nor a downside. Ranking by Zacks Investment Research for Coach Inc is 3, which is also a Hold.

Service Corporation International (SCI) : Average target price received by Service Corporation International (SCI) is $32.33 with an expected standard deviation of $0.58. The most aggressive target on the stock is $33, whereas the most downbeat target is $32. 3 financial analysts are currently covering the stock.


Also, Wells Fargo initiates coverage on Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI). Wells Fargo has a Market Perform rating on the shares. The rating by the firm was issued on August 2, 2016.

Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI): After opening at $25.83, the stock dipped to an intraday low of $25.72 on Thursday. However, the bulls stepped in to buy at lower levels and pushed the stock higher. The stock touched an intraday high of $26.52 and the buying power remained strong till the end. The stock closed at $26.11 for the day, a gain of 0.46% for the day session. The total traded volume was 6,416,753. The stocks close on the previous trading day was $25.99.

Service Corporation International is a provider of death care products and services. The Company has a network of funeral service locations and cemeteries operating in the United States and Canada. Its funeral service and cemetery operations consist of funeral service locations, cemeteries, funeral service/cemetery combination locations, crematoria and related businesses. The Companys segments include Funeral and Cemetery. The Companys brands include Dignity Memorial, Dignity Planning, National Cremation Society, Advantage, Funeraria Del Angel, Making Everlasting Memories and Neptune Society/Trident Society. The Company sells cemetery property and funeral and cemetery merchandise and services at the time of need and on a pre-need basis. The Company provides professional services relating to funerals and cremations, including the use of funeral facilities and motor vehicles and preparation and embalming services.

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