Below is a list of stocks analysts have singled out to look at carefully Tuesday, as follows:
Baidu Inc. (NASDAQ:BIDU) was started with a Buy rating and assigned a 132 target price at Jefferies. Baidu has a consensus target price of 158.18 and a 52-wk trading range of 106.80 to 235.80.
Blackstone Group Inc. (NYSE:BX) was started with an Overweight rating and assigned a 56 target price at Barclays. The stock trades in a 52-wk range of 26.88 – 49.81 and a consensus target price at 51.82.
Ferrari N.V. (NYSE:RACE) was raised to Buy from Hold at Societe Generale with a price target at 183/share.
International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM) was reiterated as Buy and the price objective was raised to 170 from 165 at Merrill Lynch. Nomura/Instinet reiterated its Buy rating and raised its target price to 175 from $165. Big Blue’s 52-wk range is 105.94 – 154.36, and the consensus target price is at 149.60.
MediWound Ltd. (NASDAQ:MDWD) was started as Buy with a 5.50 price target at HC Wainwright, implying more than 100% Northside from the 2.59 share price for this micro-cap biotech.
Target Corp. (NYSE:TGT) was raised to Buy from Hold at Deutsche Bank. Target had an 88.83 consensus target price, and its 52-wk trading range is 60.15 – 90.39.
XPO Logistics Inc. (NYSE:XPO) was reiterated as Outperform and the target price was raised to 78 from 68 at Raymond James.