Below is a list of stocks analysts have singled out to look at carefully as follows:
American Express Co. (NYSE:AXP) was resumed in coverage with a Buy rating and a 142 price objective at Deutsche Bank. The Wall Street consensus target is 125.27.
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) was reiterated with an Outperform rating at Wedbush, which also has a 235 price target. The analysts there note that Asia checks give confidence in iPhone demand despite some noise. The consensus target is 212.03.
Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE:BBY) was started with a Buy rating at Guggenheim, and the analysts posted an 80 price target. The consensus target is 76.54.
Cabot Microelectronics Corp. (NASDAQ:CCMP) was started with a Buy rating and a 148 price target at Goldman Sachs. That compares to the much lower consensus target of 135.25.
Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. (NYSE:COG) was raised to Buy from Neutral at Citigroup, which also raised its price target to 28. The consensus target is 28.30.
Jagged Peak Energy Inc. (NYSE:JAG) was started with an Overweight rating at Nomura. The accompanying 11 price target compares with the consensus target at 12.82.