Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations
$LOW, $NTAP, $ONDK, $PXD
Below is a list of Wall Streets top analysts upgrades, downgrades and initiations for Thursday, as follows:
Lowe’s Companies Inc. (NYSE:LOW) analysts maintained as Buy at Merrill Lynch, but it was also added to the US 1 list of its Top ideas. The stock closed at 76.96, has a consensus price target of 87.65 and a 52-wk trading range of 62.62 – 83.65.
NetApp Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) was raised to Neutral from Sell and the price target was raised to 32 from 26 at Goldman Sachs. The consensus price target is 29.16, and the 52-wk trading range is 20.66 – 35.26, and NetApp was one of the best 7 earnings reports this Summer.
On Deck Capital Inc. (NYSE:ONDK) was maintained as Buy with a 7.00 fair value estimate at Janney. The call is talking the lender up after signing a new $100-M credit agreement. On Deck has a consensus price target of 8.45 and a 52-wk trading range of 4.20 – 12.85.
Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (NYSE:PXD) reiterated as Outperform at Credit Suisse, but the firm added Pioneer to its US. Focus List and Global Focus List. The stock closed at 182.25, has a consensus price target of 202.40 and a 52-wk range of 103.50-186.33.