$XEC, $COLM, $DELL, $MET, $PE, $PTC, $SM
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Below is a list of The Street’s Key analysts outlook for Key issues for Thursday as follows:
Cimarex Energy Co. (NYSE:XEC) was started as Equal Weight with an 81 price target at Barclays.
Columbia Sportswear Co. (NASDAQ:COLM) was reiterated as Outperform with a 104 price target at Wedbush Securities. The firm noted that the stock remains attractive heading into earnings in early February.
Dell Technologies Inc. (NYSE:DELL) was started with an Equal Weight rating and a 49 price target at Morgan Stanley, just a day after UBS started Dell as Neutral.
MetLife Inc. (NYSE:MET) was raised to Buy from Neutral with a 53 price objective at Merrill Lynch. It trades in a 52-wk range of 37.76 – 55.21 and has a consensus target price at 50.81.
Parsley Energy Inc. (NYSE:PE) was started with an Overweight rating and assigned a 38 price target at Barclays. The consensus target price is at 29.76. The 52-wk trading range is 14.17 – 33.43.
PTC Inc. (NASDAQ:PTC) was started with a Buy rating and assigned a 115 target price at Deutsche Bank.
SM Energy Co. (NYSE:SM) was started as Overweight and assigned a 27 target price at Barclays.