Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations
$F, $GM, $HL, $VALE, $WM
Below is a list of Wall Streets top analysts upgrades, downgrades and initiations for Wednesday, as follows:
Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F) started as Underperform with a 10 price target at Jefferies. The stock has a 52-wk trading range of 10.44 – 15.84 and a consensus analyst price target of 13.53.
General Motors Co. (NYSE:GM) was started with a Hold rating and assigned a 33 price target at Jefferies. The 52-wk trading range is 24.62 – 36.88. The consensus price target is 36.53.
Hecla Mining Co. (NYSE:HL) raised to Overweight from Neutral with an 8 price target at JPMorgan. It has a consensus price target of 6.16 and a 52-wk trading range of 1.45 – 6.90.
Vale S.A. (NYSE:VALE) was raised to Equal Weight from Underweight at Morgan Stanley. It has a consensus price target of 4.64. The 52-wk trading range is 2.13 – 6.26.
Waste Management Inc. (NYSE:WM) was raised to Overweight from Sector Weight with a 74 price target Vs 65.51 at the close Tuesday at KeyBanc Capital Markets. Also, Merrill Lynch raised estimates and said it liked earnings, but valuation keeps it rated as Neutral. Waste Management has a 52-wk trading range of 48.79 – 70.50 and a consensus price target of 70.78.