Analyst Articles – US

Netflix (NFLX) Earns $375.13 Rating from Goldman Sachs Group

Goldman Sachs Group reaffirmed their $375.13 rating on shares of Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) in a research note published on Wednesday. The brokerage currently has a $470.00 price target on the Internet television network’s stock. Several other research firms have also recently weighed in on NFLX. UBS Group cut Netflix from a buy rating to a neutral […]

BidaskClub Downgrades J B Hunt Transport Services (JBHT) to Sell

J B Hunt Transport Services (NASDAQ:JBHT) was downgraded by research analysts at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report issued on Thursday. Other equities analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Cowen restated a “hold” rating and issued a $123.00 price objective on shares of J B Hunt Transport […]

Citigroup Reiterates “Buy” Rating for eBay (EBAY)

eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Citigroup in a report issued on Thursday. They currently have a $50.00 price objective on the e-commerce company’s stock. Citigroup’s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 46.20% from the company’s previous close. The analysts noted that the move was a valuation call. […]

eBay (EBAY) PT Lowered to $40.00

eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY) had its target price decreased by equities researchers at Canaccord Genuity from $43.00 to $40.00 in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday. The brokerage presently has a “hold” rating on the e-commerce company’s stock. Canaccord Genuity’s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 16.96% from the stock’s previous […]

Stifel Nicolaus Raises CSX (CSX) Price Target to $78.00

CSX (NASDAQ:CSX) had its target price raised by Stifel Nicolaus from $74.00 to $78.00 in a research note published on Wednesday, Marketbeat.com reports. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the transportation company’s stock. Several other research analysts have also weighed in on CSX. BidaskClub raised shares of CSX from a hold rating to […]

Raymond James Upgrades Comcast (CMCSA) to Outperform

Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) was upgraded by equities research analysts at Raymond James from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday, MarketBeat.com reports. Other equities analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. TD Securities lowered their price target on Comcast from $51.00 to […]

Microsoft (MSFT) Given a $125.00 Price Target at Credit Suisse Group

Credit Suisse Group set a $125.00 price target on Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) in a research note issued to investors on Friday. The firm currently has a buy rating on the software giant’s stock. MSFT has been the subject of several other research reports. UBS Group set a $114.00 price target on Microsoft and gave the company […]

Microsoft (MSFT) Given a $115.00 Price Target by JPMorgan Chase & Co. Analysts

JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a $115.00 price objective on Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) in a research note released on Friday. The firm currently has a buy rating on the software giant’s stock. Several other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. Royal Bank of Canada reiterated a $104.40 rating and issued a $115.00 […]

Jagged Peak Energy (JAG) Rating Increased to Hold at ValuEngine

Jagged Peak Energy (NYSE:JAG) was upgraded by equities researchers at ValuEngine from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued on Thursday. Other research analysts have also issued reports about the company. Stifel Nicolaus set a $19.00 target price on Jagged Peak Energy and gave the stock a “buy” rating in […]

ValuEngine Upgrades PPG Industries (PPG) to Hold

PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG) was upgraded by equities research analysts at ValuEngine from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report issued on Thursday. A number of other brokerages also recently weighed in on PPG. Zacks Investment Research downgraded PPG Industries from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, […]

Norwegian Cruise Line (NCLH) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Norwegian Cruise Line (NASDAQ:NCLH) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report report published on Friday morning. According to Zacks, “Norwegian Cruise's focus on the lucrative Chinese market is impressive. To this end, the company announced a partnership with Alibaba Group in May 2017. Notably, […]

Equinor ASA (EQNR) Rating Lowered to Neutral at Credit Suisse Group

Equinor ASA (NYSE:EQNR) was downgraded by Credit Suisse Group from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report issued on Thursday. Other equities analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. Sanford C. Bernstein cut Equinor ASA from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a report on Tuesday, […]

Prologis (PLD) Raised to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Prologis (NYSE:PLD) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Prologis’ second-quarter 2018 core funds from operations (FFO) per share came in line with the Zacks Consensus Estimate. Although the company witnessed a weak top line in the quarter, […]

TJX Companies (TJX) Lifted to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of TJX Companies (NYSE:TJX) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note published on Wednesday. They currently have $107.00 price objective on the apparel and home fashions retailer’s stock. According to Zacks, “TJX Companies has surpassed the industry in the past six months, courtesy of its […]

Kirkland Lake Gold (KL) Downgraded by BMO Capital Markets

BMO Capital Markets cut shares of Kirkland Lake Gold (NYSE:KL) from an outperform rating to a market perform rating in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday morning, Marketbeat.com reports. Separately, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Kirkland Lake Gold from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $22.00 target price […]

Level One Bancorp (LEVL) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Level One Bancorp (NASDAQ:LEVL) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report released on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Level One Bancorp, Inc. provides banking services. Its product portfolio include lines of credit, term loans, leases, commercial mortgages, SBA loans, export-import financing, treasury management, private banking, […]

County Bancorp (ICBK) Stock Rating Lowered by ValuEngine

County Bancorp (NASDAQ:ICBK) was downgraded by investment analysts at ValuEngine from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report issued on Thursday. Other analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of County Bancorp from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, […]

Zacks Investment Research Upgrades KEMET (KEM) to Buy

KEMET (NYSE:KEM) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report released on Thursday. The firm presently has a $33.00 target price on the electronics maker’s stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s target price suggests a potential upside of 14.15% from the stock’s current price. According to Zacks, “KEMET […]

Citigroup Trims Virtu Financial (VIRT) Target Price to $28.00

Virtu Financial (NASDAQ:VIRT) had its price target trimmed by Citigroup from $37.00 to $28.00 in a report published on Wednesday morning. The firm currently has a $26.55 rating on the financial services provider’s stock. Several other research firms have also recently weighed in on VIRT. JPMorgan Chase & Co. upped their price target on shares […]

eBay (EBAY) PT Lowered to $55.00

eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY) had its price target cut by investment analysts at Morgan Stanley from $58.00 to $55.00 in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday. The brokerage currently has a “$34.11” rating on the e-commerce company’s stock. Morgan Stanley’s price objective suggests a potential upside of 60.82% from the stock’s current price. […]

Travelers Companies (TRV) Rating Reiterated by Wells Fargo & Co

Travelers Companies (NYSE:TRV)‘s stock had its “hold” rating restated by equities research analysts at Wells Fargo & Co in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday. They currently have a $142.00 target price on the insurance provider’s stock. Wells Fargo & Co’s price target suggests a potential upside of 13.42% from the […]

NorthWestern (NWE) PT Raised to $55.00 at Credit Suisse Group

NorthWestern (NYSE:NWE) had its price target lifted by Credit Suisse Group from $54.00 to $55.00 in a note issued to investors on Thursday. The firm presently has a “$58.28” rating on the utilities provider’s stock. Credit Suisse Group’s target price points to a potential downside of 6.14% from the company’s current price. A number of […]

FactSet Research Systems (FDS) Lifted to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of FactSet Research Systems (NYSE:FDS) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report published on Wednesday. They currently have $226.00 target price on the business services provider’s stock. According to Zacks, “FactSet is one of the leading providers of integrated data-related products and services to the investment […]

Chemours (CC) Earns Outperform Rating from Analysts at Royal Bank of Canada

Royal Bank of Canada assumed coverage on shares of Chemours (NYSE:CC) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday morning, Marketbeat Ratings reports. The firm issued an outperform rating and a $60.00 price target on the specialty chemicals company’s stock. Several other brokerages have also issued reports on CC. Barclays reaffirmed a buy rating […]

East West Bancorp (EWBC) Price Target Lowered to $77.00 at Barclays

East West Bancorp (NASDAQ:EWBC) had its price objective reduced by Barclays from $78.00 to $77.00 in a report issued on Friday morning. They currently have an overweight rating on the financial services provider’s stock. A number of other equities analysts also recently issued reports on EWBC. UBS Group started coverage on East West Bancorp in […]

Signature Bank (SBNY) Given New $131.00 Price Target at Wedbush

Signature Bank (NASDAQ:SBNY) had its price objective reduced by Wedbush from $144.00 to $131.00 in a research note released on Friday morning. They currently have a neutral rating on the bank’s stock. Wedbush also issued estimates for Signature Bank’s Q3 2018 earnings at $2.84 EPS, Q4 2018 earnings at $2.82 EPS, Q1 2019 earnings at […]

Jefferies Financial Group Analysts Give Cimarex Energy (XEC) a $118.00 Price Target

Jefferies Financial Group set a $118.00 target price on Cimarex Energy (NYSE:XEC) in a report issued on Wednesday. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the oil and gas producer’s stock. Jefferies Financial Group also issued estimates for Cimarex Energy’s Q2 2018 earnings at $1.66 EPS, Q3 2018 earnings at $1.76 EPS, Q4 2018 […]

Dover (DOV) Price Target Lowered to $83.00 at Morgan Stanley

Dover (NYSE:DOV) had its target price decreased by Morgan Stanley from $88.00 to $83.00 in a report released on Friday morning. Morgan Stanley currently has an overweight rating on the industrial products company’s stock. Several other research analysts have also recently weighed in on the company. Citigroup lifted their price target on Dover from $84.00 […]

Garmin (GRMN) Upgraded at BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Garmin (NASDAQ:GRMN) from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday. Several other research firms have also weighed in on GRMN. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Garmin from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 10th. Zacks […]

Domino’s Pizza (DPZ) Receives “Buy” Rating from Guggenheim

Guggenheim reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Domino’s Pizza (NYSE:DPZ) in a research report released on Friday. The firm currently has a $303.00 target price on the restaurant operator’s stock. A number of other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports on DPZ. TheStreet upgraded shares of Domino’s Pizza from a c+ rating […]

United Continental (UAL) PT Raised to $82.00 at Cowen

United Continental (NYSE:UAL) had its price objective increased by equities researchers at Cowen from $77.00 to $82.00 in a note issued to investors on Thursday, MarketBeat.com reports. The brokerage presently has a “market perform” rating on the transportation company’s stock. Cowen’s target price indicates a potential upside of 1.35% from the stock’s previous close. Other […]

Paycom Software (PAYC) Earns Buy Rating from Analysts at Needham & Company LLC

Needham & Company LLC assumed coverage on shares of Paycom Software (NYSE:PAYC) in a research note published on Wednesday, MarketBeat.com reports. The firm issued a buy rating and a $130.00 price target on the software maker’s stock. PAYC has been the subject of several other reports. First Analysis lowered Paycom Software from an overweight rating […]

ConforMIS (CFMS) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of ConforMIS (NASDAQ:CFMS) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report issued on Wednesday morning. They currently have $1.25 target price on the medical instruments supplier’s stock. According to Zacks, “ConforMIS, Inc. is a medical technology company which develops, manufacture and sells joint replacement implants. The Company’s […]

Cirrus Logic (CRUS) Cut to “Sell” at BidaskClub

BidaskClub downgraded shares of Cirrus Logic (NASDAQ:CRUS) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday morning. CRUS has been the subject of several other reports. Stifel Nicolaus reduced their target price on Cirrus Logic from $60.00 to $52.00 and set a buy rating for the company […]

Miragen Therapeutics (MGEN) Lifted to “Buy” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Miragen Therapeutics (NASDAQ:MGEN) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report released on Wednesday morning. The firm currently has $8.25 price objective on the medical research company’s stock. According to Zacks, “Miragen Therapeutics, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company. It develops microRNA biology, oligonucleotide chemistry, drugs […]

Eagle Bancorp (EGBN) Lowered to “Sell” at BidaskClub

BidaskClub cut shares of Eagle Bancorp (NASDAQ:EGBN) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday. Other research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Eagle Bancorp from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $70.00 […]

Morgan Stanley Boosts Cintas (CTAS) Price Target to $158.00

Cintas (NASDAQ:CTAS) had its price target hoisted by Morgan Stanley from $152.00 to $158.00 in a report issued on Wednesday. They currently have a $192.53 rating on the business services provider’s stock. A number of other research firms have also recently commented on CTAS. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Cintas from a buy rating […]

Norbord (OSB) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

Norbord (NYSE:OSB) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday. According to Zacks, “Norbord Inc. is a producer of wood-based panels. It operates primarily in the United States, Europe and Canada. Norbord Inc. is headquartered in Toronto, Canada. […]

BidaskClub Upgrades Tractor Supply (TSCO) to “Buy”

Tractor Supply (NASDAQ:TSCO) was upgraded by equities research analysts at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report issued on Thursday. Several other equities research analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Tractor Supply from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in […]

Epizyme (EPZM) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Epizyme (NASDAQ:EPZM) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note published on Wednesday. They currently have $15.00 target price on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. According to Zacks, “Epizyme's efforts on developing its lead candidate, tazemetostat, for a number of hematological malignancies and genetically defined solid […]

Jefferies Financial Group Reaffirms Hold Rating for Extra Space Storage (EXR)

Jefferies Financial Group reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of Extra Space Storage (NYSE:EXR) in a research note released on Wednesday morning. The firm currently has a $104.00 target price on the real estate investment trust’s stock. Jefferies Financial Group also issued estimates for Extra Space Storage’s Q2 2018 earnings at $1.14 EPS, Q3 2018 […]

Comerica (CMA) Lifted to Outperform at Evercore ISI

Evercore ISI upgraded shares of Comerica (NYSE:CMA) from an in-line rating to an outperform rating in a research note released on Wednesday, Marketbeat reports. Other equities analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. ValuEngine raised Comerica from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report on Tuesday, April 3rd. Zacks Investment […]

DCP Midstream (DCP) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

DCP Midstream (NYSE:DCP) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. According to Zacks, “DCP Midstream Partners, LP is a midstream master limited partnership that gathers, treats, compresses, processes, transports and markets natural gas and transports and markets natural gas […]

IBM Common Stock (IBM) PT Lowered to $185.00

IBM Common Stock (NYSE:IBM) had its price target dropped by analysts at Morgan Stanley from $198.00 to $185.00 in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. The firm presently has a “$149.24” rating on the technology company’s stock. Morgan Stanley’s target price suggests a potential upside of 26.41% from the stock’s previous close. A […]

Novartis (NVS) Rating Increased to Equal Weight at Barclays

Novartis (NYSE:NVS) was upgraded by equities research analysts at Barclays from an “underweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating in a note issued to investors on Thursday, Marketbeat.com reports. A number of other equities research analysts also recently weighed in on the company. Deutsche Bank restated a “neutral” rating on shares of Novartis in a […]

Dril-Quip (DRQ) Lifted to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Dril-Quip (NYSE:DRQ) from a strong sell rating to a hold rating in a report released on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Dril-Quip is an attractive long-term investment based on its highly engineered offshore drilling and production equipment for deepwater severe-service applications and harsh environmental conditions. The company projects its […]

IBM Common Stock (IBM) PT Lowered to $150.00

IBM Common Stock (NYSE:IBM) had its target price cut by investment analysts at Deutsche Bank to $150.00 in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday. The brokerage presently has a “hold” rating on the technology company’s stock. Deutsche Bank’s price objective indicates a potential upside of 2.49% from the stock’s current price. […]

Apollo Investment (AINV) Rating Increased to Hold at ValuEngine

Apollo Investment (NASDAQ:AINV) was upgraded by ValuEngine from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued on Thursday. A number of other research analysts also recently commented on the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Apollo Investment from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $6.00 price […]

ValuEngine Downgrades Charter Communications (CHTR) to Sell

Charter Communications (NASDAQ:CHTR) was downgraded by investment analysts at ValuEngine from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report released on Thursday. CHTR has been the topic of several other reports. Cowen initiated coverage on Charter Communications in a research note on Monday, March 26th. They issued an “outperform” rating on the stock. […]

Mesa Laboratories (MLAB) Downgraded by BidaskClub

BidaskClub cut shares of Mesa Laboratories (NASDAQ:MLAB) from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating in a report published on Wednesday. Several other research firms have also recently issued reports on MLAB. Zacks Investment Research raised Mesa Laboratories from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $248.00 price objective on the stock […]