Analyst Articles – US

ADP (ADP) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

ADP (NASDAQ:ADP) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday. According to Zacks, “ADP holds a dominant position in the payroll processing and HCM market, primarily due to its robust product portfolio. Acquisitions have also been a key growth catalyst […]

Xcel Energy (XEL) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Xcel Energy (NYSE:XEL) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report published on Thursday morning. Zacks Investment Research currently has $50.00 target price on the utilities provider’s stock. According to Zacks, “Shares of Xcel Energy have gained compared with decline in its industry in last two […]

Williams-Sonoma (WSM) Rating Reiterated by Loop Capital

Loop Capital reiterated their hold rating on shares of Williams-Sonoma (NYSE:WSM) in a research report report published on Thursday. They currently have a $58.00 price target on the specialty retailer’s stock. Other equities research analysts have also issued research reports about the company. BTIG Research boosted their price target on Williams-Sonoma to $47.00 and gave […]

JPMorgan Chase & Co. Boosts WPX Energy (WPX) Price Target to $26.00

WPX Energy (NYSE:WPX) had its target price increased by JPMorgan Chase & Co. from $24.00 to $26.00 in a report issued on Wednesday. JPMorgan Chase & Co. currently has an overweight rating on the oil and gas producer’s stock. Other equities research analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. Deutsche Bank initiated coverage […]

Veeva Systems (VEEV) Price Target Raised to $90.00 at Needham & Company LLC

Veeva Systems (NYSE:VEEV) had its target price raised by Needham & Company LLC to $90.00 in a report released on Friday. The brokerage presently has a “buy” rating on the technology company’s stock. Needham & Company LLC’s price target points to a potential upside of 16.82% from the stock’s previous close. Several other research firms […]

Waste Connections (WCN) Downgraded to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Waste Connections (NYSE:WCN) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning. According to Zacks, “We appreciate Waste Connections’ focus on secondary and rural markets to garner a higher local market share. Moreover, the merger with Progressive Waste Solutions has […]

Barclays (BCS) Receives “Neutral” Rating from Goldman Sachs Group

Goldman Sachs Group reiterated their neutral rating on shares of Barclays (NYSE:BCS) in a report released on Wednesday morning. BCS has been the subject of a number of other research reports. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of Barclays in a research note on Monday, March 19th. Investec lowered Barclays from […]

JPMorgan Chase & Co. Cuts AutoZone (AZO) Price Target to $800.00

AutoZone (NYSE:AZO) had its price objective lowered by JPMorgan Chase & Co. from $900.00 to $800.00 in a research report report published on Wednesday. The firm currently has an overweight rating on the stock. Several other research analysts have also recently commented on AZO. Argus increased their target price on shares of AutoZone from $675.00 […]

AutoZone (AZO) Stock Rating Upgraded by ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of AutoZone (NYSE:AZO) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report published on Thursday morning. Several other equities analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Royal Bank of Canada reduced their price target on shares of AutoZone to $668.00 and set a market perform rating on the stock […]

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades AAR (AIR) to Sell

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of AAR (NYSE:AIR) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note published on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “AAR Corp. underperformed its broader industry in last 6 months, may be because it operates in the commercial aviation industry, which is cyclical in nature. Moreover the company […]

Advance Auto Parts (AAP) PT Raised to $140.00

Advance Auto Parts (NYSE:AAP) had its price objective upped by JPMorgan Chase & Co. from $138.00 to $140.00 in a research note published on Wednesday morning. They currently have an overweight rating on the stock. Several other equities analysts also recently weighed in on AAP. Zacks Investment Research raised Advance Auto Parts from a sell […]

GAP (GPS) Given New $33.00 Price Target at Deutsche Bank

GAP (NYSE:GPS) had its price objective lowered by research analysts at Deutsche Bank from $34.00 to $33.00 in a report released on Friday. The firm currently has a “hold” rating on the apparel retailer’s stock. Deutsche Bank’s target price points to a potential upside of 17.23% from the stock’s previous close. Several other analysts also […]

Booz Allen Hamilton (BAH) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy

Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE:BAH) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday. The brokerage presently has a $47.00 price target on the business services provider’s stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s price target points to a potential upside of 12.47% from the […]

Concordia International (CXRX) Downgraded to “Sell” at Zacks Investment Research

Concordia International (NASDAQ:CXRX) (TSE:CXR) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report released on Friday. According to Zacks, “Concordia International Corp is a diverse pharmaceutical company which focused on legacy pharmaceutical products and orphan drugs. The company also markets orphan drugs through its Orphan Drug Division, […]

TheStreet Lowers NACCO Industries (NC) to C

TheStreet cut shares of NACCO Industries (NYSE:NC) from a b rating to a c rating in a report released on Thursday. Shares of NACCO Industries opened at $37.30 on Thursday, Marketbeat reports. The company has a quick ratio of 3.24, a current ratio of 3.97 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.15. NACCO Industries has a […]

Danone (DANOY) Upgraded to Hold by Zacks Investment Research

Danone (OTCMKTS:DANOY) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued on Friday. According to Zacks, “Danone SA is engaged in food processing activities primarily in France and internationally. The Company operates in four business lines: Fresh Dairy Products, Waters, Baby Nutrition, and Medical Nutrition. […]

Givaudan (GVDNY) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Baader Bank

Baader Bank reiterated their buy rating on shares of Givaudan (OTCMKTS:GVDNY) in a report issued on Wednesday morning. Several other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated a buy rating on shares of Givaudan in a research report on Tuesday, March 27th. Sanford C. Bernstein restated a […]

Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Rémy Cointreau (REMYY) to “Hold”

Rémy Cointreau (OTCMKTS:REMYY) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday. According to Zacks, “Remy Cointreau SA is an operator of Wine & Spirits market. The company’s portfolio consists of Rémy Martin and Louis XIII cognacs, the Cointreau […]

Imperial Oil (IMO) Given a $52.00 Price Target at Morgan Stanley

Morgan Stanley set a $52.00 target price on Imperial Oil (NYSEAMERICAN:IMO) (TSE:IMO) in a research note released on Wednesday morning. The brokerage currently has a hold rating on the energy company’s stock. IMO has been the subject of several other research reports. Royal Bank of Canada raised shares of Imperial Oil from an underperform rating […]

MERCK KGAA/S (MKKGY) Receives Neutral Rating from DZ Bank

MERCK KGAA/S (OTCMKTS:MKKGY)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating restated by equities research analysts at DZ Bank in a report issued on Friday. MKKGY opened at $19.96 on Friday. MERCK KGAA/S has a 12 month low of $18.53 and a 12 month high of $27.00. About MERCK KGAA/S MERCK Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien, a science and technology […]

Schroders (SHNWF) Upgraded to “Buy” by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Schroders (OTCMKTS:SHNWF) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report published on Wednesday morning. They currently have $52.00 target price on the financial services provider’s stock. According to Zacks, “Schroders plc is an asset management company. It manages on behalf of institutional, retail investors, financial institutions […]

Teijin (TINLY) Upgraded to Buy by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Teijin (OTCMKTS:TINLY) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report published on Wednesday. They currently have $23.00 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “Teijin Limited is involved in the manufacture, processing and sale of chemical products. Advanced Fibers & Composites segment is engaged in […]

Wolters Kluwer (WTKWY) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Wolters Kluwer (OTCMKTS:WTKWY) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report released on Thursday. According to Zacks, “WOLTERS KLUWER is a leading global information services and publishing company. The company provides products and services globally for professionals in the health, tax, accounting, corporate, financial services, legal, […]

Robert W. Baird Reiterates “Buy” Rating for Nutanix (NTNX)

Nutanix (NASDAQ:NTNX)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by stock analysts at Robert W. Baird in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday. They presently have a $64.00 price target on the technology company’s stock. Robert W. Baird’s price target would indicate a potential upside of 21.90% from the stock’s previous close. […]

Zacks Investment Research Upgrades easyJet (EJTTF) to Buy

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of easyJet (OTCMKTS:EJTTF) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report released on Wednesday. Zacks Investment Research currently has $16.00 price objective on the stock. According to Zacks, “EasyJet plc is an airline company. It operates primarily in the United Kingdom and Europe. EasyJet plc is […]

Bunzl (BZLFF) Downgraded to Neutral at Goldman Sachs Group

Goldman Sachs Group cut shares of Bunzl (OTCMKTS:BZLFF) from a buy rating to a neutral rating in a research note published on Wednesday morning, The Fly reports. Shares of Bunzl opened at $30.90 on Wednesday, according to Marketbeat. Bunzl has a 1 year low of $27.35 and a 1 year high of $30.95. Bunzl Company […]

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Corporacion America (CAAP) to Hold

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Corporacion America (NYSE:CAAP) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Wednesday morning. According to Zacks, “Corporacion America Airports SA is a focused on acquiring, developing and operating airport concessions. The Company is a private sector airport operator. It operates primarily in Latin […]

Goldman Sachs Group Downgrades Associated British Foods (ASBFY) to Neutral

Goldman Sachs Group cut shares of Associated British Foods (OTCMKTS:ASBFY) from a buy rating to a neutral rating in a report issued on Wednesday, The Fly reports. Several other research analysts have also issued reports on ASBFY. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Associated British Foods from a buy rating to a hold rating in […]

L Brands (LB) PT Raised to $56.00

L Brands (NYSE:LB) had its price target hoisted by Morgan Stanley from $54.00 to $56.00 in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday, Marketbeat.com reports. The brokerage currently has an “overweight” rating on the specialty retailer’s stock. Morgan Stanley’s price objective points to a potential upside of 57.75% from the stock’s current […]

Maxim Group Downgrades Zoës Kitchen (ZOES) to Hold

Zoës Kitchen (NYSE:ZOES) was downgraded by equities researchers at Maxim Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued on Friday, Marketbeat.com reports. They currently have a $12.00 price objective on the restaurant operator’s stock, down from their previous price objective of $20.00. Maxim Group’s target price would indicate a […]

Ultra Petroleum (UPL) Rating Lowered to Hold at Stifel Nicolaus

Ultra Petroleum (NASDAQ:UPL) was downgraded by stock analysts at Stifel Nicolaus from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Friday, MarketBeat.com reports. They presently have a $1.00 price objective on the stock, down from their previous price objective of $3.00. Stifel Nicolaus’ target price indicates a potential downside of 41.52% […]

PayPal (PYPL) Lifted to Buy at Stifel Nicolaus

PayPal (NASDAQ:PYPL) was upgraded by equities research analysts at Stifel Nicolaus from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a note issued to investors on Friday, Marketbeat.com reports. The firm presently has a $99.00 price objective on the credit services provider’s stock, up from their previous price objective of $82.00. Stifel Nicolaus’ price objective […]

HC Wainwright Begins Coverage on Savara (SVRA)

Investment analysts at HC Wainwright initiated coverage on shares of Savara (NASDAQ:SVRA) in a research note issued to investors on Friday, Marketbeat.com reports. The firm set a “buy” rating and a $22.00 price target on the stock. HC Wainwright’s price objective points to a potential upside of 147.75% from the company’s current price. SVRA has […]

MyoKardia (MYOK) Upgraded by BidaskClub to Hold

BidaskClub upgraded shares of MyoKardia (NASDAQ:MYOK) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report released on Wednesday. MYOK has been the topic of a number of other reports. Zacks Investment Research raised MyoKardia from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $59.00 price target on the stock in a […]

Hollysis Automation Technolo (HOLI) Lifted to Sell at BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Hollysis Automation Technolo (NASDAQ:HOLI) from a strong sell rating to a sell rating in a research report released on Wednesday. A number of other research analysts also recently issued reports on HOLI. ValuEngine upgraded Hollysis Automation Technolo from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report on Friday, February […]

eHealth (EHTH) Rating Increased to Hold at BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of eHealth (NASDAQ:EHTH) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report published on Wednesday. A number of other equities analysts have also recently weighed in on EHTH. ValuEngine raised eHealth from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note on Friday, February 2nd. Zacks Investment Research […]

Bruker (BRKR) Rating Increased to Buy at BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of Bruker (NASDAQ:BRKR) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report issued on Wednesday morning. Other analysts also recently issued research reports about the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Bruker from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $34.00 price target for the company […]

Adamas Pharmaceuticals (ADMS) Lowered to Hold at BidaskClub

BidaskClub lowered shares of Adamas Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ADMS) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note published on Wednesday. A number of other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports on ADMS. Zacks Investment Research cut Adamas Pharmaceuticals from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on […]

Comcast (CMCSA) Given a $35.00 Price Target at Macquarie

Macquarie set a $35.00 price objective on Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday morning. The firm currently has a hold rating on the cable giant’s stock. Other analysts have also issued research reports about the company. Atlantic Securities lowered Comcast from an overweight rating to a neutral rating in a […]

MKM Partners Cuts Toll Brothers (TOL) Price Target to $53.00

Toll Brothers (NYSE:TOL) had its price target decreased by MKM Partners to $53.00 in a research report released on Wednesday. MKM Partners currently has a buy rating on the construction company’s stock. A number of other analysts have also commented on the company. Zacks Investment Research raised Toll Brothers from a hold rating to a […]