The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports
Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of the Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid.
Below is a list of the Street’s Key analysts outlook for main issues for Wednesday, as follows:
American Electric Power Co. (NYSE:AEP) was reiterated as Overweight and the target price was raised to 80 from 76 at Morgan Stanley.
Baker Hughes, a GE Company (NYSE:BHGE) was started as Buy and assigned a 40 target price at Stifel.
Caesars Entertainment Corp. (NASDAQ:CZR) was started as Outperform and the price target was set at $13 at Credit Suisse.
CBS Corp. (NYSE:CBS) was downgraded to Neutral from Buy and the target price was cut to 60 from 72 at UBS.
Energen Corp. (NYSE:EGN) was downgraded to Hold from Buy at Argus, with the independent research firm citing the Diamondback Energy buyout.
Generac Holdings Inc. (NYSE:GNRC) was reiterated as Hold but the price target was raised to 62 from 56 at Canaccord Genuity.
Halliburton Co. (NYSE:HAL) was started as Buy and assigned a 45 price target at Stifel.
Myriad Genetics Inc. (NASDAQ:MYGN) analysts maintained as Underweight and after the price target was cut to 25 from 30 at Barclays, as the brokerage firm expressed concerns with GeneSight’s potential for expanding its market.
National Oilwell Varco Inc. (NYSE:NOV) was started as Buy and the price target was set at 54 at Stifel.
Nike Inc. (NYSE:NKE) was raised to Buy from Hold and the price target was raised to 95 from 78 at Canaccord Genuity.
Novartis A.G. (NYSE:NVS) was raised to Buy from Neutral at Citigroup.
PG&E Corp. (NYSE:PCG) analysts reiterated as Overweight and the price target was raised to 67 from 63 at Morgan Stanley.
Plains GP Holdings L.P. (NYSE:PGAP) analysts raised to Buy from Neutral and the price objective was raised to 30 from 26 at Merrill Lynch.