Analyst Articles – US

NovaGold Resources Inc. (NG) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClub

NovaGold Resources Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:NG) (TSE:NG) was upgraded by BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report issued on Wednesday. Separately, Zacks Investment Research raised NovaGold Resources from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, September 7th. Shares of NovaGold Resources (NYSEAMERICAN NG) traded down $0.14 […]

Zacks Investment Research Lowers CRH Medical Co. (CRHM) to Sell

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of CRH Medical Co. (NYSEAMERICAN:CRHM) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report issued on Tuesday morning. According to Zacks, “CRH Medical Corporation offers products and services to physicians for the treatment of gastrointestinal diseases primarily in the United States. The company provides the CRH O’Regan System, […]

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Valeo S.A. (VLEEY) to Sell

Valeo S.A. (OTCMKTS:VLEEY) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report issued on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Valeo SA designs, produces, and sells components, integrated systems, and modules for automobile industry. The Company has four business groups supplying products to the original equipment market and […]

Garrison Capital Inc. (GARS) Rating Reiterated by National Securities

National Securities restated their neutral rating on shares of Garrison Capital Inc. (NASDAQ:GARS) in a research report released on Monday morning. National Securities currently has a $10.00 price objective on the investment management company’s stock. “• NAV/share was down a penny Q/Q to $11.74 with non-accruals at cost remaining roughly flat on the quarter at […]

Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Downgraded to “Hold” at Argus

Argus downgraded shares of Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report issued on Monday morning, MarketBeat.com reports. They currently have $73.77 target price on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock, up from their previous target price of $73.25. GILD has been the topic of a number of other research […]

Medidata Solutions, Inc. (MDSO) Upgraded by Dougherty & Co to “Buy”

Dougherty & Co upgraded shares of Medidata Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:MDSO) from a neutral rating to a buy rating in a research note released on Monday morning, Marketbeat.com reports. The brokerage currently has $75.00 target price on the stock. Other equities research analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. BidaskClub downgraded Medidata Solutions from […]

MAM Software Group, Inc. (MAMS) Rating Reiterated by B. Riley

B. Riley restated their hold rating on shares of MAM Software Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAMS) in a report issued on Monday morning. They currently have a $8.00 price objective on the technology company’s stock. Separately, Zacks Investment Research upgraded MAM Software Group from a hold rating to a strong-buy rating and set a $8.50 price target […]

Gamestop Corporation (GME) Lowered to “Sell” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Gamestop Corporation (NYSE:GME) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note released on Monday morning. According to Zacks, “GameStop has underperformed the industry in the past three months due to decline in the bottom line over the past quarters. In second-quarter fiscal 2017, the company […]

American Public Education, Inc. (APEI) Upgraded to Strong-Buy by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of American Public Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:APEI) from a hold rating to a strong-buy rating in a research report sent to investors on Monday morning. Zacks Investment Research currently has $28.00 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “American Public Education’s third-quarter earnings surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 28.6% […]

ValuEngine Downgrades KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (KS) to Hold

KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE:KS) was downgraded by equities researchers at ValuEngine from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report issued on Wednesday. KS has been the subject of a number of other research reports. BidaskClub cut shares of KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” […]

Abercrombie & Fitch Company (ANF) PT Set at $14.00 by Jefferies Group LLC

Abercrombie & Fitch Company (NYSE:ANF) has been given a $14.00 price objective by equities research analysts at Jefferies Group LLC in a note issued to investors on Friday. The brokerage presently has a “hold” rating on the apparel retailer’s stock. Jefferies Group LLC’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 11.55% from the stock’s […]

Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) Given “Buy” Rating at Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.

Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by investment analysts at Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. in a note issued to investors on Friday. They presently have a $100.00 target price on the semiconductor company’s stock. Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.’s price target indicates a potential upside of 10.52% from the company’s current price. A number […]

Contango Oil & Gas Company (MCF) Earns Buy Rating from Royal Bank Of Canada

Royal Bank Of Canada reissued their buy rating on shares of Contango Oil & Gas Company (NYSEAMERICAN:MCF) in a research report sent to investors on Monday morning. They currently have a $6.00 target price on the oil and natural gas company’s stock. A number of other equities research analysts also recently weighed in on the […]

Altria Group (MO) Rating Lowered to Buy at Vetr Inc.

Vetr lowered shares of Altria Group (NYSE:MO) from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating in a report released on Monday. Vetr currently has $71.65 price target on the stock. A number of other equities research analysts have also weighed in on MO. Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a hold rating and set a $70.00 price […]

Aemetis, Inc (AMTX) Receives Hold Rating from B. Riley

B. Riley reissued their hold rating on shares of Aemetis, Inc (NASDAQ:AMTX) in a report published on Monday. The firm currently has a $2.00 target price on the specialty chemicals company’s stock. B. Riley also issued estimates for Aemetis’ Q4 2017 earnings at ($0.25) EPS, FY2017 earnings at ($1.37) EPS, Q1 2018 earnings at ($0.26) […]

Broadcom Limited (AVGO) Earns “Buy” Rating from Nomura

Nomura reissued their buy rating on shares of Broadcom Limited (NASDAQ:AVGO) in a research note released on Tuesday morning. Several other research analysts have also recently weighed in on AVGO. B. Riley reissued a buy rating and issued a $305.00 price target on shares of Broadcom Limited in a report on Saturday, August 26th. Vetr […]

BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. (BMRN) Rating Reiterated by Wedbush

BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. (NASDAQ:BMRN)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reiterated by research analysts at Wedbush in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday. They currently have a $108.00 target price on the biotechnology company’s stock. Wedbush’s price objective points to a potential upside of 30.70% from the stock’s current price. A number […]

Synacor, Inc. (SYNC) PT Lowered to $5.00

Synacor, Inc. (NASDAQ:SYNC) had its price objective dropped by equities research analysts at Canaccord Genuity from $6.00 to $5.00 in a research report issued on Wednesday. The firm presently has a “buy” rating on the information services provider’s stock. Canaccord Genuity’s price target points to a potential upside of 100.00% from the company’s current price. […]

Zacks Investment Research Lowers The Chefs’ Warehouse, Inc. (CHEF) to Sell

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of The Chefs’ Warehouse, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHEF) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note released on Monday. According to Zacks, “Chefs’ Warehouse Holdings, LLC is a distributor of specialty food products in the United States. The Company is focused on serving the specific needs of chefs […]

William Blair Reiterates “Buy” Rating for Ciena Corporation (CIEN)

William Blair reiterated their buy rating on shares of Ciena Corporation (NYSE:CIEN) in a research report report published on Monday morning. William Blair also issued estimates for Ciena Corporation’s Q1 2018 earnings at $0.25 EPS, Q2 2018 earnings at $0.36 EPS, Q3 2018 earnings at $0.46 EPS, Q4 2018 earnings at $0.58 EPS and FY2018 […]

QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM) Earns Hold Rating from Sanford C. Bernstein

Sanford C. Bernstein reiterated their hold rating on shares of QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) in a report released on Monday. QCOM has been the topic of a number of other reports. J P Morgan Chase & Co reissued an overweight rating on shares of QUALCOMM in a research note on Wednesday, September 6th. BidaskClub raised QUALCOMM […]

Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. (AQN) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. (NYSE:AQN) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. is a renewable energy and regulated utility company engaged in the ownership of power generation facilities, and water and energy […]

Yirendai Ltd. (YRD) PT Raised to $50.00 at Needham & Company LLC

Yirendai Ltd. (NYSE:YRD) had its price objective boosted by investment analysts at Needham & Company LLC from $42.00 to $50.00 in a report issued on Wednesday. The brokerage presently has a “buy” rating on the technology company’s stock. Needham & Company LLC’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 23.00% from the stock’s previous […]

Dollar General Corporation (DG) Rating Increased to Buy at Deutsche Bank AG

Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) was upgraded by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report released on Wednesday. The brokerage presently has a $93.00 price objective on the stock, up from their previous price objective of $79.00. Deutsche Bank AG’s price objective would indicate a potential upside […]

EQT Midstream Partners, LP (EQM) Downgraded by US Capital Advisors to Buy

EQT Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:EQM) was downgraded by analysts at US Capital Advisors to a “buy” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday. Other equities analysts also recently issued research reports about the stock. Seaport Global Securities initiated coverage on shares of EQT Midstream Partners, in a report on Tuesday, […]

Cemex S.A.B. de C.V. (CX) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Cemex S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE:CX) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “CEMEX is one of the largest cement companies in the world, with close to 78 million metric tons of production capacity. Through operating subsidiaries in four […]

Amplify Snack Brands, inc. (BETR) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Amplify Snack Brands, inc. (NYSE:BETR) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Amplify Snack Brands, Inc. is a snack food company. The Company’s brand consists of SkinnyPop is a popcorn brand. SkinnyPop product portfolio consists of flavors […]

Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) Rating Reiterated by Robert W. Baird

Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by equities research analysts at Robert W. Baird in a report released on Friday. Several other equities research analysts also recently weighed in on the stock. Deutsche Bank AG restated a “hold” rating and issued a $172.00 target price on shares of Costco Wholesale Corporation […]

Agios Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AGIO) Given a $83.00 Price Target by Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. Analysts

Agios Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:AGIO) has been assigned a $83.00 target price by stock analysts at Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. in a research note issued to investors on Friday. The firm currently has a “buy” rating on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.’s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 39.19% from the stock’s current […]

HC Wainwright Reaffirms “Buy” Rating for Bio-Path Holdings, Inc. (BPTH)

HC Wainwright reiterated their buy rating on shares of Bio-Path Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:BPTH) in a research note published on Monday, Marketbeat Ratings reports. HC Wainwright currently has a $1.50 price target on the stock, down from their previous price target of $4.50. Separately, ValuEngine lowered Bio-Path Holdings from a sell rating to a strong sell […]

Icon Plc (ICLR) Earns “Overweight” Rating from KeyCorp

KeyCorp reiterated their overweight rating on shares of Icon Plc (NASDAQ:ICLR) in a research report sent to investors on Monday morning, The Fly reports. The brokerage currently has a $125.00 price target on the medical research company’s stock, up from their prior price target of $115.00. KeyCorp also issued estimates for Icon Plc’s Q4 2017 […]

ValuEngine Upgrades Liberty Global PLC (LILAK) to Hold

Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ:LILAK) was upgraded by research analysts at ValuEngine from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued on Wednesday. A number of other research firms have also issued reports on LILAK. started coverage on shares of Liberty Global PLC in a report on Monday, October 9th. They set […]

ValuEngine Upgrades YY Inc. (YY) to Strong-Buy

YY Inc. (NASDAQ:YY) was upgraded by research analysts at ValuEngine from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday. Several other equities research analysts have also commented on the company. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. initiated coverage on YY in a research report on Wednesday, […]

Meridian Bioscience Inc. (VIVO) Upgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Meridian Bioscience Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO) 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, “Meridian is a fully integrated life sciences company that manufactures, markets and distributes a broad range of innovative diagnostic test kits, purified reagents […]

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades WideOpenWest, Inc. (WOW) to Hold

WideOpenWest, Inc. (NYSE:WOW) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday. According to Zacks, “WideOpenWest, Inc. is a cable operator primarily in the United States. The company provides high-speed Internet, cable TV and phone serving communities. WideOpenWest, Inc.is […]

Cimarex Energy Co (XEC) Rating Lowered to Neutral at UBS AG

UBS AG downgraded shares of Cimarex Energy Co (NYSE:XEC) from a positive rating to a neutral rating in a report published on Monday morning, The Fly reports. A number of other research analysts have also recently weighed in on the stock. Capital One Financial Corporation restated an overweight rating on shares of Cimarex Energy in […]

Royal Bank Of Canada Lowers Townsquare Media, Inc. (TSQ) Price Target to $10.00

Townsquare Media, Inc. (NYSE:TSQ) had its target price trimmed by Royal Bank Of Canada from $12.00 to $10.00 in a research report released on Monday morning, Marketbeat Ratings reports. The firm currently has an outperform rating on the stock. TSQ has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Noble Financial restated a […]

CSX Corporation (CSX) Now Covered by Analysts at The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. initiated coverage on shares of CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX) in a research report sent to investors on Monday morning, MarketBeat reports. The firm issued a sell rating and a $45.00 target price on the transportation company’s stock. CSX has been the subject of a number of other reports. BidaskClub upgraded shares […]

NetScout Systems, Inc. (NTCT) Research Coverage Started at Piper Jaffray Companies

Piper Jaffray Companies initiated coverage on shares of NetScout Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTCT) in a research report report published on Monday morning, Marketbeat reports. The firm issued an overweight rating and a $34.00 target price on the technology company’s stock. Several other research analysts also recently issued reports on the stock. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares […]

HC2 Holdings, Inc. (HCHC) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of HC2 Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HCHC) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note published on Monday morning. According to Zacks, “HC2 Holdings, Inc. is a holding company which seeks to acquire and grow attractive businesses. The company’s operating segments consists of Manufacturing, Marine Services, Insurance, Utilities, […]

BeyondSpring Inc. (BYSI) Downgraded to “Sell” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of BeyondSpring Inc. (NASDAQ:BYSI) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note published on Monday morning. According to Zacks, “BeyondSpring Inc. is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company. It focused on the development of cancer therapies. The Company’s lead product consists of into a Phase 3 clinical […]

Noble Energy’s (NBL) “Buy” Rating Reiterated at Piper Jaffray Companies

Noble Energy Inc. (NYSE:NBL)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by investment analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies in a research note issued to investors on Friday. They presently have a $35.00 price objective on the oil and gas development company’s stock. Piper Jaffray Companies’ price objective would suggest a potential upside of 35.66% from the […]

Aegis Increases Liberty Interactive Corporation (QVCA) Price Target to $35.00

Liberty Interactive Corporation (NASDAQ:QVCA) had its price objective boosted by equities researchers at Aegis from $34.00 to $35.00 in a research note issued on Friday. The brokerage presently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Aegis’ price objective would suggest a potential upside of 44.51% from the company’s current price. Other analysts have also recently […]

Morgan Stanley Raises Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Price Target to $92.00

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) had its price objective hoisted by equities researchers at Morgan Stanley from $90.00 to $92.00 in a report issued on Friday. The firm currently has an “equal weight” rating on the retailer’s stock. Morgan Stanley’s target price would indicate a potential downside of 7.65% from the stock’s previous close. Other analysts […]

Shell Midstream Partners, L.P. (SHLX) Price Target Lowered to $30.00 at Morgan Stanley

Shell Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE:SHLX) had its price objective cut by investment analysts at Morgan Stanley from $31.00 to $30.00 in a report released on Friday. The firm currently has an “equal weight” rating on the pipeline company’s stock. Morgan Stanley’s price target suggests a potential upside of 17.55% from the stock’s previous close. SHLX […]

CyrusOne Inc (CONE) Given New $70.00 Price Target at Morgan Stanley

CyrusOne Inc (NASDAQ:CONE) had its price target boosted by equities researchers at Morgan Stanley from $63.00 to $70.00 in a research note issued on Friday. The brokerage currently has an “overweight” rating on the real estate investment trust’s stock. Morgan Stanley’s price target would suggest a potential upside of 11.54% from the stock’s current price. […]

Intel Corporation (INTC) PT Raised to $45.00 at Canaccord Genuity

Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) had its target price increased by equities researchers at Canaccord Genuity from $41.00 to $45.00 in a report issued on Friday. The firm presently has a “hold” rating on the chip maker’s stock. Canaccord Genuity’s price objective would suggest a potential downside of 1.42% from the stock’s previous close. Other equities research […]

New Age Beverage Corporation (NBEV) PT Lowered to $6.00 at Maxim Group

New Age Beverage Corporation (NASDAQ:NBEV) had its price objective reduced by investment analysts at Maxim Group from $7.50 to $6.00 in a research note issued to investors on Friday. The firm presently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Maxim Group’s price objective indicates a potential upside of 142.91% from the company’s current price. Several […]

HSBC Holdings PLC Upgrades Fresnillo PLC (FNLPF) to Buy

Fresnillo PLC (OTCMKTS:FNLPF) was upgraded by equities research analysts at HSBC Holdings PLC from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday. Shares of Fresnillo PLC (OTCMKTS:FNLPF) opened at $17.41 on Wednesday. Fresnillo PLC has a 12 month low of $13.18 and a 12 month […]

Luxottica Group, S.p.A. (LUXTY) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Luxottica Group, S.p.A. (OTCMKTS:LUXTY) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday. According to Zacks, “Luxottica Group is the world leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of high quality eyeglass frames and sunglasses in the mid and […]