Analyst Articles – US

Terex Co. (TEX) Raised to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Terex Co. (NYSE:TEX) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued on Saturday. According to Zacks, “Hurt by weak industry demand, Terex’s fourth-quarter both earnings and revenues declined 76% and 16.5%, respectively, on a year-over-year basis. However, Terex beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate on […]

Container Store Group Inc (TCS) Lifted to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Container Store Group Inc (NYSE:TCS) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued on Saturday. According to Zacks, “The Container Store Group, Inc. operates as a specialty retailer of storage and organization products in the United States. The company operates in two segments, TCS […]

PNM Resources Inc (PNM) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of PNM Resources Inc (NYSE:PNM) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report released on Saturday morning. According to Zacks, “PNM Resources is an energy holding company based in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Its principal subsidiary is Public Service Company of New Mexico, which provides electric power […]

Portland General Electric Company (POR) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report released on Saturday morning. According to Zacks, “Portland General Electric, headquartered in Portland, Ore., is a vertically integrated electric utility that serves residential, commercial and industrial customers in Oregon. The company has more […]

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Ricoh Co Ltd (RICOY) to Sell

Ricoh Co Ltd (NASDAQ:RICOY) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report issued on Saturday. According to Zacks, “Ricoh Company, Ltd. manufactures and markets office automation equipment. The Company’s business segments are Imaging and Solutions, Industrial Products and Other. Ricoh’s products include copiers, facsimiles, image […]

Union Pacific Co. (UNP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Royal Bank of Canada

Union Pacific Co. (NYSE:UNP)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by equities researchers at Royal Bank of Canada in a research note issued on Friday. They presently have a $115.00 price target on the railroad operator’s stock. Royal Bank of Canada’s price target would suggest a potential upside of 10.72% from the company’s current price. […]

Raytheon Company’s (RTN) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Royal Bank of Canada

Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by investment analysts at Royal Bank of Canada in a research note issued to investors on Friday. They currently have a $180.00 price objective on the stock. Royal Bank of Canada’s target price indicates a potential upside of 17.52% from the company’s previous close. A number […]

TransDigm Group Incorporated (TDG) Receives Neutral Rating from Morgan Stanley

TransDigm Group Incorporated (NYSE:TDG)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reiterated by research analysts at Morgan Stanley in a note issued to investors on Friday. Other equities analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. Cowen and Company cut TransDigm Group from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating and reduced their target […]

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen’s (PLKI) “Hold” Rating Reaffirmed at Jefferies Group LLC

Jefferies Group LLC reissued their hold rating on shares of Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Inc (NASDAQ:PLKI) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning. Jefferies Group LLC currently has a $79.00 price target on the stock. PLKI has been the subject of a number of other reports. Wedbush reissued an outperform rating and set […]

Twitter Inc (TWTR) Given Buy Rating at Jefferies Group LLC

Jefferies Group LLC reissued their buy rating on shares of Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning. Jefferies Group LLC currently has a $20.00 price objective on the social networking company’s stock. Several other research analysts have also recently weighed in on TWTR. Vetr cut shares of Twitter from […]

Halliburton Company (HAL) Now Covered by Analysts at Tudor Pickering

Tudor Pickering initiated coverage on shares of Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) in a research note released on Thursday morning. The firm issued a buy rating on the oilfield services company’s stock. Other equities research analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. Scotiabank reissued a buy rating and issued a $62.00 price target on shares […]

RPC, Inc. (RES) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Tudor Pickering

Tudor Pickering started coverage on shares of RPC, Inc. (NYSE:RES) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday. The firm issued a buy rating on the stock. RES has been the topic of several other reports. Nomura upgraded shares of RPC from a neutral rating to a buy rating and upped their price objective […]

Kingfisher plc (KGFHY) Upgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Kingfisher plc (NASDAQ:KGFHY) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Friday. According to Zacks, “KINGFISHER is Europe’s leading home improvement retail group and the third largest in the world, with leading market positions in the UK, France, Poland, Italy, Turkey, China. Kingfisher operates […]

DXP Enterprises Inc (DXPE) Rating Reiterated by Keefe, Bruyette & Woods

DXP Enterprises Inc (NASDAQ:DXPE)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by equities researchers at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods in a research note issued on Friday, StockTargetPrices.com reports. Several other brokerages have also commented on DXPE. Sidoti upgraded shares of DXP Enterprises from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday. […]

Marriott International Inc (MAR) Price Target Increased to $90.00 by Analysts at Evercore ISI

Marriott International Inc (NASDAQ:MAR) had its price objective boosted by Evercore ISI from $86.00 to $90.00 in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. Evercore ISI currently has an underperform rating on the stock. Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. Canaccord Genuity reiterated a buy rating and set […]

RH’s (RH) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Guggenheim

Guggenheim reiterated their buy rating on shares of RH (NYSE:RH) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday. They currently have a $45.00 target price on the stock. RH has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Goldman Sachs Group Inc cut RH from a conviction-buy rating to a buy rating […]

Sandy Spring Bancorp Inc. (SASR) Downgraded to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Sandy Spring Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:SASR) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Thursday. According to Zacks, “SANDY SPRING is a bank holding company for Sandy Spring National Bank of Maryland. The bank is community oriented, and conducts a full-service commercial banking business […]

Jack in the Box Inc. (JACK) Downgraded to “Sell” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Jack in the Box Inc. (NASDAQ:JACK) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report released on Thursday morning. According to Zacks, “Jack in the Box’s shares have underperformed the Zacks categorized Retail-Restaurants industry year-to-date. The company’s limited international presence might be a big disadvantage for the […]

FedEx Co. (FDX) Given “Outperform” Rating at Raymond James Financial, Inc.

Raymond James Financial, Inc. reissued their outperform rating on shares of FedEx Co. (NYSE:FDX) in a research note released on Thursday morning. FDX has been the topic of several other research reports. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of FedEx from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 10th. […]

Vectren Corp (VVC) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Sell”

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Vectren Corp (NYSE:VVC) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report issued on Thursday morning. According to Zacks, “Vectren Corp., through its regulated subsidiaries Indiana Gas and SIGECO, offers gas and/or electricity to customers in adjoining service areas that cover nearly two-thirds of Indiana. Vectren’s non-regulated […]

Childrens Place Inc (PLCE) Given New $140.00 Price Target at Morgan Stanley

Childrens Place Inc (NASDAQ:PLCE) had its target price boosted by Morgan Stanley to $140.00 in a report published on Thursday morning. Other equities research analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. Mizuho reiterated a buy rating and issued a $140.00 price objective (up previously from $110.00) on shares of Childrens Place in a […]

UCB (UCBJF) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Buy”

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of UCB (NASDAQ:UCBJF) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning. Zacks Investment Research currently has $79.00 target price on the stock. According to Zacks, “UCB SA is a Belgium-based biopharmaceutical and specialty chemical company that specializes in providing therapy […]

Gulfport Energy Co. (GPOR) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Stifel Nicolaus

Stifel Nicolaus began coverage on shares of Gulfport Energy Co. (NASDAQ:GPOR) in a research report report published on Thursday. The brokerage issued a buy rating and a $26.00 price objective on the stock. GPOR has been the subject of several other research reports. Credit Suisse Group AG dropped their price objective on shares of Gulfport […]

PepsiCo, Inc. (PEP) Price Target Increased to $121.00 by Analysts at Credit Suisse Group AG

PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE:PEP) had its price objective lifted by Credit Suisse Group AG to $121.00 in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. Several other research analysts have also issued reports on PEP. JPMorgan Chase & Co. began coverage on shares of PepsiCo in a research report on Tuesday. They issued an overweight rating […]

GrubHub’s (GRUB) “Overweight” Rating Reaffirmed at Pacific Crest

Pacific Crest restated their overweight rating on shares of GrubHub Inc (NASDAQ:GRUB) in a report issued on Thursday, StockTargetPrices.com reports. Pacific Crest currently has a $45.00 price target on the stock. A number of other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on GRUB. Loop Capital restated a buy rating on shares of GrubHub […]