Equities Research Analysts’ updated eps estimates for Tuesday, April 16th:

Allianz (FRA:ALV) was given a €222.00 ($258.14) price target by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock.

BP (LON:BP) was given a GBX 625 ($8.17) price target by analysts at Royal Bank of Canada. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock.

Draegerwerk AG & Co KGaA (ETR:DRW3) was given a €44.00 ($51.16) price target by analysts at HSBC Holdings plc. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the stock.

Grand City Properties (FRA:GYC) was given a €24.50 ($28.49) price target by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the stock.

Holly Energy Partners (NYSE:HEP) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a sell rating. According to Zacks, “Holly Energy Partners, through its subsidiaries, will own and operate refined product pipelines and terminals primarily in West Texas, New Mexico, Arizona and Utah. “

Howard Hughes (NYSE:HHC) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a buy rating. Zacks Investment Research currently has $126.00 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “Howard Hughes Corporation operates as a real estate company engaged in the development of master planned communities and other strategic real estate development opportunities across the United States. The Company operates its business in two lines of business: Master Planned Communities and Strategic Development. Its Master Planned Communities segment consists of the development and sale of residential and commercial land, primarily in large-scale projects in and around Columbia, Maryland; Houston, Texas; and Las Vegas, Nevada. Its Strategic Development segment is made up of near, medium and long-term real estate properties and development projects. Howard Hughes Corporation is headquartered in Wacker Drive, Chicago. “

Harmonic (NASDAQ:HLIT) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a buy rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Harmonic Inc. enables media companies and service providers to deliver ultra-high-quality broadcast and OTT video services to consumers globally.The company has also revolutionized cable access networking via the industry’s first virtualized CCAP solution, enabling cable operators to more flexibly deploy gigabit internet service to consumers’ homes and mobile devices. Whether simplifying OTT video delivery via innovative cloud and software-as-a-service (SaaS) technologies, or powering the delivery of gigabit internet cable services, Harmonic is changing the way media companies and service providers monetize live and VOD content on every screen. “

Hamilton Lane (NASDAQ:HLNE) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a strong sell rating to a buy rating. They currently have $53.00 target price on the stock. According to Zacks, “Hamilton Lane is an affiliate of Hamilton Lane Advisors, L.L.C. is an investment management firm which provide private market solutions. It operates primarily in U.S., Europe, Asia, Latin America and the Middle East. Hamilton Lane is based in Bala Cynwyd, United States. “

Hornbeck Offshore Services (NYSE:HOS) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a sell rating. According to Zacks, “Hornbeck Offshore provides technologically advanced, new generation OSVs serving the offshore oil and gas industry, primarily in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico and in select international markets. The focus of their OSV business is on complex exploration and production activities, which include deepwater, deep well and other logistically demanding projects. They also transport petroleum products through their tug and tank barge segment serving the energy industry, primarily in the northeastern United States and Puerto Rico. “

Hitachi (OTCMKTS:HTHIY) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Hitachi Ltd., headquartered in Tokyo, is one of the world’s leading global electronics companies. They manufacture and market a wide range of products, including computers, semiconductors, consumer products and power and industrial equipment. “

HANNOVER RUECK/S (OTCMKTS:HVRRY) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Hannover Rueckversicherung AG provides reinsurance services. The Company’s operations are divided into four segments: property and casualty reinsurance, life and health reinsurance, financial reinsurance and specialty insurance. Hannover, through its subsidiaries, transacts all lines of non-life and life/health reinsurance. It offers non-life reinsurance products, including specialty lines comprising aviation and space; credit, surety, and political risks; marine, including offshore energy; and structured reinsurance products, which include insurance-linked securities. Hannover Rueckversicherung AG is based in Hannover, Germany. “

IAC/InterActiveCorp (NASDAQ:IAC) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a sell rating. According to Zacks, “IAC is a leading media and Internet company. It is organized into four segments: The Match Group, which consists of dating, education and fitness businesses with brands such as Match.com, OkCupid, Tinder, The Princeton Review and DailyBurn; Search & Applications, which includes brands such as About.com, Ask.com, Dictionary.com and Investopedia; Media, which consists of businesses such as Vimeo, Electus, The Daily Beast and CollegeHumor; and eCommerce, which includes HomeAdvisor and ShoeBuy. IAC’s brands and products are among the most recognized in the world reaching users in over 200 countries. The Company is headquartered in New York City and has offices worldwide. “

IBERIABANK (NASDAQ:IBKC) was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating to a sell rating. According to Zacks, “IBERIABANK Corporation is a commercial bank holding company. “

IQIYI (NASDAQ:IQ) was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a sell rating to a hold rating. According to Zacks, “Iqiyi Inc. provides online entertainment service. The Company offer movies, television dramas, variety shows and other video contents. Iqiyi Inc is based in Haidian, China. “

Rational (FRA:RAA) was given a €635.00 ($738.37) target price by analysts at Berenberg Bank. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock.

Rio Tinto (LON:RIO) was given a GBX 5,300 ($69.25) target price by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock.

Rio Tinto (LON:RIO) was given a GBX 5,000 ($65.33) target price by analysts at HSBC Holdings plc. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the stock.

Spirit AeroSystems (NYSE:SPR) had its hold rating reaffirmed by analysts at Cowen Inc. Cowen Inc currently has a $93.00 price target on the stock.

Vivendi (EPA:VIV) was given a €29.00 ($33.72) target price by analysts at UBS Group AG. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock.

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