Below is a list of stocks analysts have singled out to look at carefully Tuesday, as follows:
Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) was reiterated as Outperform with a $39 target price at Wedbush Securities, with the firm noting that this week’s earnings report should have far more positives than the potential headwinds for a strong report and strong guidance.
Avrobio Inc. (NASDAQ:AVRO) was started with a Buy rating and a $35 target price at Nomura/Instinet.
First Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) was raised to Outperform from Market Perform with a 70 target price at JMP Securities.
JetBlue Airways Corp. (NASDAQ:JBLU) was raised to Overweight from Neutral and the target price was raised to 24 from 23 at JPMorgan.
Lowe’s Companies Inc. (NYSE:LOW) was reiterated as Buy and the target price was raised to 130 from 125 at UBS.
Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) was maintained as Outperform and the target price was lowered to 446 from 451 at Imperial Capital.
Procter & Gamble Co. (NYSE:PG): this consumer staples giant showed that it is still capable of impressive sales and earnings growth. Shares of P&G most recently closed at 123.25, with a consensus price target at 127.95.
QEP Resources Inc. (NYSE:QEP) was raised to Overweight from Neutral and the target price was raised to 6.00 from 3.50 at Piper Jaffray.
Roku Inc. (NASDAQ:ROKU) was started with a Buy rating and a 154 price objective at Merrill Lynch.
Tapestry Inc. (NYSE:TPR) was downgraded to Hold from Buy at HSBC.
Tiffany & Co. (NYSE:TIF) was raised to Buy from Hold and the target price was raised to 130 from 100 at Deutsche Bank. KeyBanc Capital Markets reiterated its Overweight rating and raised the target price to 125 from 115. Tiffany was up 31.62% at 139.62 after confirming an unsolicited and non-bonding acquisition offer of about 120/share in cash from LVMH in Europe.