Analyst Articles – US

Renasant (RNST) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Renasant (NASDAQ:RNST) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report published on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “Renasant Corporation is the parent of Renasant Bank and Renasant Insurance, Inc. “ RNST has been the subject of a number of other reports. Stephens set a $50.00 price objective […]

Weibo (WB) Lowered to “Positive” at OTR Global

OTR Global lowered shares of Weibo (NASDAQ:WB) to a positive rating in a research note released on Tuesday morning, The Fly reports. WB has been the subject of several other research reports. BidaskClub lowered shares of Weibo from a sell rating to a strong sell rating in a research report on Tuesday, November 13th. Credit […]

Tocagen (TOCA) Upgraded to Buy by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Tocagen (NASDAQ:TOCA) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note published on Tuesday. The firm currently has $12.00 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “Tocagen, Inc. is a clinical-stage, cancer-selective gene therapy company which focuses on retroviral gene therapy platforms. The company’s lead […]

Paypal (PYPL) Price Target Raised to $114.00

Paypal (NASDAQ:PYPL) had its target price increased by BTIG Research to $114.00 in a research note released on Tuesday, The Fly reports. BTIG Research currently has a buy rating on the credit services provider’s stock. A number of other equities research analysts have also weighed in on PYPL. BidaskClub lowered Paypal from a strong-buy rating […]

Aaron’s (AAN) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Hold”

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Aaron’s (NYSE:AAN) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note released on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “Aaron’s outperformed the industry in a year driven by strength in the Progressive business, which is gaining from robust growth in number of active doors, invoice volume and a […]

Global Payments (GPN) Price Target Raised to $145.00 at Barclays

Global Payments (NYSE:GPN) had its target price upped by Barclays from $133.00 to $145.00 in a report released on Tuesday. The firm currently has an overweight rating on the business services provider’s stock. Other equities research analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. Piper Jaffray Companies increased their price objective on shares of […]

Crown (CCK) PT Raised to $64.00 at Royal Bank of Canada

Crown (NYSE:CCK) had its price target hoisted by Royal Bank of Canada from $58.00 to $64.00 in a report published on Tuesday morning, The Fly reports. The firm currently has an outperform rating on the industrial products company’s stock. Other research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. ValuEngine cut shares of […]

Quest Diagnostics (DGX) PT Lowered to $101.00

Quest Diagnostics (NYSE:DGX) had its price target cut by Credit Suisse Group from $103.00 to $101.00 in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday. They currently have an outperform rating on the medical research company’s stock. A number of other research analysts have also commented on the company. Canaccord Genuity reaffirmed a buy rating […]

Domino’s Pizza’s (DPZ) Outperform Rating Reiterated at Robert W. Baird

Robert W. Baird reaffirmed their outperform rating on shares of Domino’s Pizza (NYSE:DPZ) in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday, The Fly reports. The brokerage currently has a $330.00 price target on the restaurant operator’s stock, up from their prior price target of $295.00. Other analysts have also issued reports about the company. […]

Replimune Group (REPL) Downgraded to “Sell” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Replimune Group (NASDAQ:REPL) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report released on Tuesday morning. According to Zacks, “Replimune Group, Inc. is a clinical-stage biotechnology company. It discovers, develops and commercializes oncolytic immunotherapy for the treatment of cancer diseases. The company’s product pipeline consists of […]

PepsiCo (PEP) Upgraded to “Outperform” at Macquarie

Macquarie upgraded shares of PepsiCo (NASDAQ:PEP) from a neutral rating to an outperform rating in a report published on Tuesday, MarketBeat reports. The brokerage currently has $126.00 price target on the stock. PEP has been the subject of a number of other reports. BidaskClub raised shares of PepsiCo from a hold rating to a buy […]

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCAU) Lowered to Neutral at UBS Group

UBS Group downgraded shares of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (NYSE:FCAU) from a buy rating to a neutral rating in a research report report published on Tuesday morning, www.briefing.com reports. A number of other brokerages have also recently commented on FCAU. Zacks Investment Research cut Fiat Chrysler Automobiles from a hold rating to a strong sell rating […]

Lithia Motors (LAD) Research Coverage Started at JPMorgan Chase & Co.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. initiated coverage on shares of Lithia Motors (NYSE:LAD) in a report released on Tuesday, Marketbeat.com reports. The brokerage issued an overweight rating and a $112.00 price target on the stock. A number of other research firms have also recently weighed in on LAD. ValuEngine cut shares of Lithia Motors from a […]

Carlisle Companies (CSL) Price Target Raised to $125.00 at BMO Capital Markets

Carlisle Companies (NYSE:CSL) had its price target increased by BMO Capital Markets from $115.00 to $125.00 in a report published on Tuesday, The Fly reports. BMO Capital Markets currently has a market perform rating on the conglomerate’s stock. Several other equities research analysts have also commented on the stock. SunTrust Banks restated a buy rating […]

American National BankShares (AMNB) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Hold”

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of American National BankShares (NASDAQ:AMNB) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday morning. According to Zacks, “American National Bankshares Inc. is a one-bank holding company. “ Several other research firms also recently issued reports on AMNB. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods […]

Catabasis Pharmaceuticals (CATB) Upgraded to “Buy” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Catabasis Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:CATB) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note published on Tuesday morning. The brokerage currently has $4.75 target price on the biotechnology company’s stock. According to Zacks, “Catabasis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company. The Company focuses on the discovery, development and […]

American Eagle Outfitters (AEO) Lowered to Hold at ValuEngine

ValuEngine downgraded shares of American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report released on Tuesday. AEO has been the topic of a number of other reports. Bank of America downgraded shares of American Eagle Outfitters from a neutral rating to an underperform rating and set a $18.00 price […]

Gerdau (GGB) Downgraded to “Sell” at ValuEngine

ValuEngine lowered shares of Gerdau (NYSE:GGB) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note released on Tuesday. GGB has been the topic of several other reports. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Gerdau from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 8th. Goldman Sachs Group assumed […]

Myokardia (MYOK) Rating Increased to Hold at BidaskClub

Myokardia (NASDAQ:MYOK) was upgraded by stock analysts at BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday. MYOK has been the subject of a number of other reports. Wedbush reissued an “outperform” rating and set a $77.00 target price on shares of Myokardia in […]

The Providence Service (PRSC) Upgraded to Buy by BidaskClub

The Providence Service (NASDAQ:PRSC) was upgraded by research analysts at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report issued on Wednesday. Separately, ValuEngine cut The Providence Service from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, November 2nd. The Providence Service stock opened at $73.76 on […]

Southern National Banc. of Virginia (SONA) Upgraded at BidaskClub

Southern National Banc. of Virginia (NASDAQ:SONA) was upgraded by equities researchers at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday. SONA has been the topic of several other reports. Zacks Investment Research lowered Southern National Banc. of Virginia from a “buy” rating to […]

Akorn (AKRX) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClub

Akorn (NASDAQ:AKRX) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. Other analysts also recently issued reports about the company. Piper Jaffray Companies set a $9.00 target price on Akorn and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on […]

Bottomline Technologies (EPAY) Upgraded to “Strong-Buy” at BidaskClub

Bottomline Technologies (NASDAQ:EPAY) was upgraded by equities research analysts at BidaskClub from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a report released on Wednesday. EPAY has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Craig Hallum cut Bottomline Technologies from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on […]

Windstream (WIN) Downgraded to Market Perform at Raymond James

Raymond James lowered shares of Windstream (NASDAQ:WIN) from an outperform rating to a market perform rating in a report published on Tuesday morning, MarketBeat Ratings reports. WIN has been the subject of a number of other research reports. ValuEngine cut Windstream from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report on Thursday, […]

Orthofix Medical (OFIX) Upgraded to “Strong-Buy” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Orthofix Medical (NASDAQ:OFIX) from a hold rating to a strong-buy rating in a research note published on Tuesday morning. They currently have $73.00 target price on the medical device company’s stock. According to Zacks, “Orthofix Medical Inc. develops, produces and markets medical devices. The Company offers spine fixation, biological […]

Northwest Bancshares (NWBI) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Sell

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Northwest Bancshares (NASDAQ:NWBI) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note released on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “Northwest Bancorp, Inc. is a bank holding company whose sole activity is the ownership of all of the issued and outstanding common stock of Northwest Savings Bank and […]

JPMorgan Chase & Co. Initiates Coverage on Sonic Automotive (SAH)

JPMorgan Chase & Co. assumed coverage on shares of Sonic Automotive (NYSE:SAH) in a research report report published on Tuesday morning, Marketbeat reports. The brokerage issued an underweight rating and a $14.00 price objective on the stock. Other research analysts have also issued research reports about the company. ValuEngine lowered Sonic Automotive from a hold […]

Sun Communities (SUI) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Hold”

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Sun Communities (NYSE:SUI) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Tuesday morning. According to Zacks, “Sun Communities, Inc. owns, operates & finances manufactured housing communities concentrated in the midwestern & southeastern US. The Company is a fully integrated real estate company which, […]

Oppenheimer Cuts XPO Logistics (XPO) Price Target to $62.00

XPO Logistics (NYSE:XPO) had its target price cut by Oppenheimer from $98.00 to $62.00 in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday morning, The Fly reports. They currently have an outperform rating on the transportation company’s stock. Other analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Cowen reissued a buy rating and set a […]

Vale (VALE) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Goldman Sachs Group

Goldman Sachs Group initiated coverage on shares of Vale (NYSE:VALE) in a report published on Tuesday morning, Marketbeat Ratings reports. The brokerage issued a neutral rating on the basic materials company’s stock. Other equities analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. ValuEngine cut shares of Vale from a buy rating to a […]

Continental Resources (CLR) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Credit Suisse Group

Credit Suisse Group restated their buy rating on shares of Continental Resources (NYSE:CLR) in a research report released on Tuesday. Credit Suisse Group currently has a $56.00 price target on the oil and natural gas company’s stock. A number of other equities analysts also recently issued reports on CLR. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of […]

Kraton (KRA) Rating Increased to Sell at ValuEngine

ValuEngine upgraded shares of Kraton (NYSE:KRA) from a strong sell rating to a sell rating in a research report report published on Tuesday morning. A number of other research firms have also issued reports on KRA. Stifel Nicolaus assumed coverage on Kraton in a report on Monday, December 10th. They issued a hold rating and […]

Synaptics (SYNA) Lowered to Sell at ValuEngine

ValuEngine lowered shares of Synaptics (NASDAQ:SYNA) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday morning. SYNA has been the subject of several other research reports. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Synaptics from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Tuesday, […]

Bayerische Motoren Werke (BAMXF) Given “Buy” Rating at Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Bayerische Motoren Werke (OTCMKTS:BAMXF) in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday. Other equities analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Bayerische Motoren Werke from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note on Wednesday, […]

NTT DATA CORP/ADR (NTDTY) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Sell

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of NTT DATA CORP/ADR (OTCMKTS:NTDTY) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday morning. According to Zacks, “NTT DATA Corp. is engaged in the development and integration of information technology and data communication systems. Its operating segment consists of Public and […]

Nice (NICE) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Nice (NASDAQ:NICE) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report issued on Tuesday morning. According to Zacks, “NICE Ltd. provides enterprise software solutions. Its operating segment consists of Customer Interactions Solutions, Financial Crime and Compliance Solutions. The Company’s solutions include integrated, multimedia recording platforms, software applications […]

Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Receives Buy Rating from BMO Capital Markets

BMO Capital Markets reissued their buy rating on shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb (NYSE:BMY) in a report published on Tuesday. The firm currently has a $59.00 target price on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. Other equities analysts also recently issued research reports about the stock. Societe Generale upgraded shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb from a sell rating to […]

Lumentum (LITE) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Lumentum (NASDAQ:LITE) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note published on Tuesday. The firm currently has $51.00 price target on the technology company’s stock. According to Zacks, “Lumentum Holdings Inc. is a manufacturer of innovative optical and photonic products. The Company’s operating segment consists […]

Ares Capital (ARCC) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Ares Capital (NASDAQ:ARCC) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued on Monday. According to Zacks, “Shares of Ares Capital have outperformed the industry over the past six months. Further, the company has an impressive earnings surprise history, having surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate […]

Hikma Pharmaceuticals (HKMPF) Downgraded to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Hikma Pharmaceuticals (OTCMKTS:HKMPF) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday morning. According to Zacks, “Hikma Pharmaceuticals PLC develops, manufactures and markets pharmaceutical products. Its brand portfolio includes branded, injectables and generic. Branded segment offers dosage forms and strengths in […]

DLH’s (DLHC) “Buy” Rating Reiterated at Noble Financial

Noble Financial reiterated their buy rating on shares of DLH (NASDAQ:DLHC) in a research report report published on Sunday. The firm currently has a $8.25 price target on the business services provider’s stock. Other research analysts have also issued research reports about the company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded DLH from a sell rating to a […]

Jefferies Financial Group Reaffirms Hold Rating for Pilgrim’s Pride (PPC)

Jefferies Financial Group reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of Pilgrim’s Pride (NASDAQ:PPC) in a research report released on Sunday. They currently have a $19.00 price target on the stock. Jefferies Financial Group also issued estimates for Pilgrim’s Pride’s Q4 2018 earnings at $0.10 EPS, FY2018 earnings at $1.37 EPS, FY2019 earnings at $1.42 EPS, […]

Companhia de Saneamento Bsc DEDSP (SBS) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Companhia de Saneamento Bsc DEDSP (NYSE:SBS) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Monday. According to Zacks, “In the past six months, SABESP's American Depository Receipts (ADR) have outperformed its industry. The company is gaining from increasing water and sewage customer base will […]

Veeva Systems (VEEV) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Veeva Systems (NYSE:VEEV) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report issued on Monday. According to Zacks, “Veeva Systems has outperformed its industry in a year’s time. Solid show by the Subscription business segment buoys optimism. Furthermore, the company continues benefiting from its flagship Vault platform. […]

International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

International Flavors & Fragrances (NYSE:IFF) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report issued on Monday. According to Zacks, “International Flavors & Fragrances’ adjusted earnings per share declined from the prior year-quarter despite a rise in revenues. The company lagged the Zacks Consensus Estimate on both […]

CENTRICA PLC/S (CPYYY) Downgraded to Hold at Berenberg Bank

CENTRICA PLC/S (OTCMKTS:CPYYY) was downgraded by stock analysts at Berenberg Bank from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Monday, The Fly reports. A number of other brokerages have also issued reports on CPYYY. Citigroup lowered CENTRICA PLC/S from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note […]

Choice Hotels International’s (CHH) “Hold” Rating Reiterated at Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank reissued their hold rating on shares of Choice Hotels International (NYSE:CHH) in a research note released on Sunday. They currently have a $76.00 price target on the stock. A number of other research firms also recently weighed in on CHH. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reduced their target price on Choice Hotels International to […]

Ameresco (AMRC) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

Ameresco (NYSE:AMRC) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Monday. According to Zacks, “Ameresco, Inc. is an independent provider of comprehensive energy efficiency solutions for facilities throughout North America. The Company’s solutions include upgrades to a facility’s energy infrastructure, and […]

Sothebys (BID) Upgraded to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Sothebys (NYSE:BID) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Monday. According to Zacks, “Sotheby’s Holdings, Inc. is one of the world’s second largest auctioneers of fine arts, antiques and collectibles, offering property in collecting categories, among them paintings, jewelry, decorative […]

Asure Software (ASUR) Upgraded to “Hold” by Zacks Investment Research

Asure Software (NASDAQ:ASUR) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Monday. According to Zacks, “Asure Software Inc., formerly Forgent Networks, Inc., is a provider of Web-based workforce management solutions. It offers Web-based workforce management solutions that enable organizations to manage […]