Analyst Articles – US

SolarEdge Technologies, Inc. (SEDG) Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of SolarEdge Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:SEDG) from a strong-buy rating to a hold rating in a report published on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “SolarEdge Technologies, Inc. provides inverter solution. The company’s SolarEdge system offers power optimizers, inverters and a cloud-based monitoring platform. It serves residential solar installations to commercial and […]

Sabre Corporation (SABR) Upgraded to “Hold” by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ:SABR) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report released on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Sabre Corporation engages in providing technology solutions to the global travel and tourism industry. The company operates four brands/businesses: Sabre Airline Solutions (R), Sabre Hospitality Solutions (R), Sabre […]

Polaris Industries Inc. (PII) Given “Hold” Rating at KeyCorp

KeyCorp reiterated their hold rating on shares of Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) in a research note published on Wednesday. KeyCorp also issued estimates for Polaris Industries’ Q4 2017 earnings at $1.47 EPS and FY2017 earnings at $4.55 EPS. Several other analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. Northcoast Research reiterated a hold rating […]

Herbalife LTD. (HLF) Lowered to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Herbalife LTD. (NYSE:HLF) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report published on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Herbalife is a global network marketing company offering a range of science-based weight management products, nutritional supplements and personal care products intended to support weight loss and a […]

CAI International, Inc. (CAI) Given Hold Rating at Cowen and Company

Cowen and Company restated their hold rating on shares of CAI International, Inc. (NYSE:CAI) in a research note released on Wednesday morning. The firm currently has a $28.00 price objective on the transportation company’s stock. A number of other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. ValuEngine upgraded CAI International from a […]

Graco’s (GGG) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Robert W. Baird

Robert W. Baird reissued their hold rating on shares of Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) in a report released on Wednesday morning. Robert W. Baird currently has a $129.00 target price on the industrial products company’s stock. A number of other equities analysts have also weighed in on GGG. Royal Bank Of Canada restated a hold rating […]

Advance Auto Parts Inc (AAP) Receives Market Perform Rating from Raymond James Financial, Inc.

Raymond James Financial, Inc. reiterated their market perform rating on shares of Advance Auto Parts Inc (NYSE:AAP) in a research report report published on Wednesday morning. AAP has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Maxim Group reissued a buy rating on shares of Advance Auto Parts in a report on Thursday, […]

Danaher Corporation (DHR) Given Buy Rating at Cowen and Company

Cowen and Company reissued their buy rating on shares of Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) in a report issued on Wednesday morning. Cowen and Company currently has a $90.00 price objective on the conglomerate’s stock. DHR has been the subject of a number of other reports. Deutsche Bank AG reissued a buy rating and set a $97.00 […]

Snap’s (SNAP) “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at Drexel Hamilton

Drexel Hamilton reiterated their buy rating on shares of Snap Inc. (NYSE:SNAP) in a report published on Wednesday. Drexel Hamilton currently has a $30.00 price objective on the stock. Other analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. Vetr cut Snap from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating and set a $19.38 target […]

j2 Global, Inc. (JCOM) Upgraded to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of j2 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:JCOM) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Shares of j2 Global have outperformed the industry it belongs to in a year. The company's growth-by-acquisition policy holds promise. It completed four acquisitions […]

MGIC Investment Corporation (MTG) Downgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of MGIC Investment Corporation (NYSE:MTG) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report released on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Shares of MGIC Investment have outperformed the industry, year to date. The company also seen its 2017 and 2018 estimates moving north over the last 60 days. MGIC […]

Square, Inc. (SQ) Downgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Square has outperformed the industry on a year-to-date basis. The company’s comprehensive commerce ecosystem, accelerated business growth and focus on integration, automation, and platform are key catalysts. The […]

Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (RIGL) Receives Buy Rating from Jefferies Group LLC

Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:RIGL) in a research report released on Wednesday. Jefferies Group LLC currently has a $5.00 price target on the biotechnology company’s stock. Several other research firms also recently commented on RIGL. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Rigel Pharmaceuticals from a strong sell rating […]

General Mills, Inc. (GIS) Given “Sell” Rating at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)

Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) reissued their sell rating on shares of General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) in a research note released on Wednesday. A number of other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. Royal Bank Of Canada set a $62.00 price target on shares of General Mills and gave the stock […]

IDEX Corporation’s (IEX) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Robert W. Baird

Robert W. Baird restated their buy rating on shares of IDEX Corporation (NYSE:IEX) in a research note released on Wednesday. The firm currently has a $129.00 price objective on the industrial products company’s stock. A number of other analysts have also recently commented on IEX. BidaskClub upgraded IDEX Corporation from a buy rating to a […]

FirstCash Inc (FCFS) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Credit Suisse Group

Credit Suisse Group initiated coverage on shares of FirstCash Inc (NASDAQ:FCFS) in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday. The firm issued an outperform rating and a $73.00 price target on the credit services provider’s stock. Several other research firms have also recently weighed in on FCFS. BidaskClub upgraded shares of FirstCash from a […]

Western Digital Corporation (WDC) Lifted to “Strong-Buy” at ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating in a research note issued to investors on Monday. WDC has been the topic of several other reports. Susquehanna Bancshares Inc reaffirmed a positive rating on shares of Western Digital Corporation in a research note on Thursday, August 31st. […]

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) Raised to “Buy” at ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note issued to investors on Monday morning. A number of other equities analysts have also commented on the stock. Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a sell rating and set a $125.00 price target on shares of […]

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A. (CCU) to Hold

Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A. (NYSE:CCU) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Thursday. According to Zacks, “Compañía Cervecerías Unidas S. A. (CCU) has successfully positioned itself as a Chilean multinational beverage company, with diversified businesses and operations focused on the Southern Cone of […]

Casella Waste Systems, Inc. (CWST) Downgraded to Hold at Stifel Nicolaus

Stifel Nicolaus downgraded shares of Casella Waste Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CWST) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report report published on Wednesday morning. Stifel Nicolaus currently has $19.00 target price on the industrial products company’s stock. Several other brokerages also recently commented on CWST. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Casella Waste Systems […]

Teladoc, Inc. (TDOC) Upgraded to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Teladoc, Inc. (NYSE:TDOC) from a sell rating to a buy rating in a report issued on Wednesday morning. Zacks Investment Research currently has $38.00 target price on the health services provider’s stock. According to Zacks, “The stock of Teladoc has outperformed the industry year to date. The company is […]

UBS AG Reaffirms “Buy” Rating for Mylan N.V. (MYL)

Mylan N.V. (NASDAQ:MYL)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by equities researchers at UBS AG in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. They currently have a $46.00 price target on the stock. UBS AG’s price target indicates a potential upside of 21.69% from the stock’s previous close. Several other research firms have also […]

WESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Given “Hold” Rating at Robert W. Baird

Robert W. Baird reiterated their hold rating on shares of WESCO International, Inc. (NYSE:WCC) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday morning. Robert W. Baird currently has a $56.00 target price on the technology company’s stock. A number of other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on WCC. Zacks Investment Research upgraded […]

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP) Downgraded by Citigroup Inc. to “Neutral”

Citigroup Inc. lowered shares of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) from a buy rating to a neutral rating in a research note published on Wednesday morning. Citigroup Inc. currently has $120.00 target price on the railroad operator’s stock. Other equities analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. BidaskClub raised Union Pacific Corporation from a […]

Altra Industrial Motion Corp. (AIMC) Receives Hold Rating from Robert W. Baird

Robert W. Baird reissued their hold rating on shares of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. (NASDAQ:AIMC) in a research report report published on Wednesday. Robert W. Baird currently has a $48.00 target price on the industrial products company’s stock. AIMC has been the topic of a number of other research reports. BMO Capital Markets reaffirmed a […]

J d Wetherspoon Plc (JDWPY) Upgraded to “Hold” by Berenberg Bank

Berenberg Bank upgraded shares of J d Wetherspoon Plc (OTC:JDWPY) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Wednesday morning. JDWPY has been the subject of a number of other research reports. HSBC Holdings plc lowered J d Wetherspoon Plc from a buy rating to a hold rating in […]

Maxim Group Reiterates Buy Rating for Viking Therapeutics, Inc. (VKTX)

Viking Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VKTX)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by Maxim Group in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. They presently have a $5.00 target price on the biotechnology company’s stock. Maxim Group’s target price indicates a potential upside of 164.55% from the company’s current price. A number of other research firms have […]

United Rentals, Inc. (URI) Raised to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued on Thursday. The firm currently has a $160.00 target price on the construction company’s stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s target price would indicate a potential upside of 13.68% from the stock’s previous close. […]

NetApp, Inc. (NTAP) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report published on Wednesday morning. Zacks Investment Research currently has $49.00 price target on the data storage provider’s stock. According to Zacks, “NetApp's better-than-expected first-quarter 2018 results benefited from continuous product refreshes and growing portfolio based […]

Buckingham Research Begins Coverage on First Data Corporation (FDC)

Buckingham Research started coverage on shares of First Data Corporation (NYSE:FDC) in a research report released on Monday, MarketBeat.com reports. The firm issued a buy rating and a $23.00 price target on the business services provider’s stock. A number of other equities research analysts have also commented on FDC. Wedbush reiterated a neutral rating and […]

Fifth Street Finance Corp. (FSC) Upgraded to Buy by BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Fifth Street Finance Corp. (NASDAQ:FSC) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note released on Wednesday. Several other research firms have also issued reports on FSC. JMP Securities upgraded shares of Fifth Street Finance Corp. from a market perform rating to an outperform rating and set a […]

GenMark Diagnostics’ (GNMK) “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at Needham & Company LLC

Needham & Company LLC reiterated their buy rating on shares of GenMark Diagnostics, Inc. (NASDAQ:GNMK) in a research note published on Wednesday morning. The brokerage currently has a $15.00 price target on the medical equipment provider’s stock. GNMK has been the topic of a number of other reports. Bank of America Corporation assumed coverage on […]

Solar Capital Ltd. (SLRC) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Solar Capital Ltd. (NASDAQ:SLRC) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Solar Capital Ltd. is a closed-end investment company that invests primarily in leveraged companies, including middle market companies, in the form of senior secured […]

Tile Shop Hldgs, Inc. (TTS) Price Target Cut to $10.00 by Analysts at Stifel Nicolaus

Tile Shop Hldgs, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTS) had its target price decreased by Stifel Nicolaus from $15.00 to $10.00 in a report released on Wednesday morning. Stifel Nicolaus currently has a hold rating on the stock. Other analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. Loop Capital began coverage on Tile Shop Hldgs in a research […]

Topcon Corporation (TOPCF) Downgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Topcon Corporation (NASDAQ:TOPCF) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report published on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Topcon Corporation develops and sells positioning, eye care and smart infrastructure products. Positioning products include GNSS receivers, machine control systems, precision agriculture systems, and IT site management solutions; […]

Hays Plc Unspon (HAYPY) Upgraded to Buy at UBS AG

UBS AG upgraded shares of Hays Plc Unspon (NASDAQ:HAYPY) from a neutral rating to a buy rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday morning. Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered Hays Plc Unspon from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on Thursday, September 7th. Hays Plc Unspon (HAYPY) […]

Heska Corporation (HSKA) Lowered to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Heska Corporation (NASDAQ:HSKA) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report published on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Heska Corporation is focused on the discovery, development and marketing of companion animal health products. In addition to manufacturing certain of companion animal products, the company’s primary manufacturing subsidiary, […]

SPX Corp (SPXC) Lowered to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of SPX Corp (NASDAQ:SPXC) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “SPX Corporation is a global supplier of infrastructure equipment. The company, SPX supplies infrastructure equipment serving the heating and ventilation (HVAC), detection and measurement, power […]

Adamas Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ADMS) Receives Overweight Rating from Piper Jaffray Companies

Piper Jaffray Companies restated their overweight rating on shares of Adamas Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADMS) in a report published on Wednesday morning. Piper Jaffray Companies currently has a $30.00 price target on the specialty pharmaceutical company’s stock. ADMS has been the subject of several other research reports. JMP Securities restated an outperform rating and set a […]

Viper Energy Partners LP (VNOM) Given In-Line Rating at Imperial Capital

Imperial Capital reiterated their in-line rating on shares of Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM) in a report published on Wednesday morning. They currently have a $23.00 price objective on the oil and gas producer’s stock, up from their prior price objective of $21.00. Imperial Capital also issued estimates for Viper Energy Partners’ Q3 2017 earnings […]

SVB Financial Group (SIVB) Given “Overweight” Rating at Morgan Stanley

Morgan Stanley reaffirmed their overweight rating on shares of SVB Financial Group (NASDAQ:SIVB) in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday. The firm currently has a $213.00 price objective on the bank’s stock, up from their previous price objective of $210.00. A number of other research firms have also commented on SIVB. ValuEngine lowered […]

CoStar Group, Inc. (CSGP) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Sell”

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of CoStar Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSGP) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report report published on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “CoStar Group, Inc. provides information services to the commercial real estate industry. Their wide array of digital service offerings includes a leasing marketplace, a selling marketplace, […]

EQT GP Holdings, LP (EQGP) Receives “Hold” Rating from Scotiabank

Scotiabank reissued their hold rating on shares of EQT GP Holdings, LP (NYSE:EQGP) in a report issued on Wednesday morning. They currently have a $32.00 target price on the oil and gas company’s stock. Several other analysts also recently commented on EQGP. BidaskClub upgraded shares of EQT GP Holdings, from a sell rating to a […]

Boise Cascade, L.L.C. (BCC) Lowered to “Hold” at Vertical Research

Vertical Research cut shares of Boise Cascade, L.L.C. (NYSE:BCC) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report issued on Wednesday. They currently have $36.00 price target on the construction company’s stock. Several other research firms also recently commented on BCC. BidaskClub downgraded shares of Boise Cascade, L.L.C. from a buy rating to […]

Adamas Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ADMS) Receives Overweight Rating from Piper Jaffray Companies

Piper Jaffray Companies restated their overweight rating on shares of Adamas Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADMS) in a report published on Wednesday morning. Piper Jaffray Companies currently has a $30.00 price target on the specialty pharmaceutical company’s stock. ADMS has been the subject of several other research reports. JMP Securities restated an outperform rating and set a […]

AAON, Inc. (AAON) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Hold”

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of AAON, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAON) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Aaon Inc. is a manufacturer of air-conditioning and heating equipment consisting of rooftop units, chillers, air-handling units, condensing units and coils. Its products serve the new construction […]

FuelCell Energy, Inc. (FCEL) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at CIBC

CIBC initiated coverage on shares of FuelCell Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:FCEL) in a research note published on Wednesday morning. The firm issued an outperform rating and a $4.00 target price on the energy company’s stock. Several other research firms also recently commented on FCEL. Cowen and Company reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a $2.50 price […]

Planet Payment, Inc. (PLPM) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Sell”

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Planet Payment, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLPM) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note published on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Planet Payment, Inc. is a provider of international payment processing and multi-currency processing services. It operates in two segments: processing solutions and merchant solutions. The company’s processing […]

Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ORMP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by HC Wainwright

Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ORMP)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by stock analysts at HC Wainwright in a report issued on Thursday. They currently have a $25.00 price objective on the biotechnology company’s stock. HC Wainwright’s price target suggests a potential upside of 149.50% from the stock’s previous close. Separately, ValuEngine raised Oramed Pharmaceuticals from […]

OM Asset Management PLC (OMAM) Raised to Buy at ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of OM Asset Management PLC (NYSE:OMAM) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note published on Monday. Several other analysts have also issued reports on the company. Royal Bank Of Canada initiated coverage on OM Asset Management PLC in a research note on Thursday, June 29th. They issued […]