Below is a list of stocks analysts have singled out to look at carefully Tuesday, as follows:
Anheuser-Busch InBev S.A./NV (NYSE:BUD) was raised to Buy from Neutral at Merrill Lynch, with the firm calling it a stock in a continually improving macro-environment and one that offers investors growth at a reasonable valuation.
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) was reiterated as Buy and the price target was raised to 235 from 225 at UBS. Shares trade in a 52-wk range of 142.00 to 233.47. The consensus target price is at 213.53.
Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE:CMG) was started with a Buy rating and assigned a 1,000 target price at Goldman Sachs.
Coca-Cola Co. (NYSE:KO) was started with a Buy rating at Atlantic Equities. Shares trade in a 52-wk range of 44.25 – 54.82. The consensus target price is at 56.70.
Dell Technologies Inc. (NYSE:DELL) was started with an Outperform rating and assigned a 68 target price at Wells Fargo.
Ellington Residential Mortgage REIT (NYSE:EARN) was raised to Market Outperform from Market Perform with a 12.50 price target at JMP Securities.
Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) was raised to Top Pick status with an Outperform rating at RBC Capital Markets.