The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports
$ADS, $AXP, $ANTM, $ARMK, $BBBY, $CI, $COST, $PLAY, $FII,$MU, $LUV
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 Tuesday, as follows:
Alliance Data Systems Corp. (NYSE:ADS) was started with a Buy rating and assigned a 290 price objective at Merrill Lynch.
American Express Co. (NYSE:AXP) was raised to Overweight from Equal Weight at Stephens. The consensus target price was 111.80, and the 52-wk trading range is 86.95 – 110.01.
Anthem Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) was started as Outperform and the price target was set at 318 at Cowen.
Aramark Corp. (NYSE:ARMK) was started as Outperform and assigned a 52 price target at Bernstein.
Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ:BBBY) was raised to Market Perform from Underperform at Raymond James. The prior consensus target price was 17.82.
Cigna Corp. (NYSE:CI) was started as Outperform and the target price was set at 240 at Cowen. Cigna had a consensus target price of 223.06.
Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ:COST) was maintained as Overweight by JPMorgan, but Barclays downgraded it to Equal Weight from Overweight. The consensus target price was 232.41.
Dave & Buster’s Entertainment Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAY) was reiterated as Buy and the target price was raised to 72 from 65 at Canaccord Genuity. BMO Capital Markets reiterated its Outperform rating and raised its target price to 70 from 64.
Federated Investors Inc. (NYSE:FII) was raised to Neutral from Underweight at JPMorgan.
Micron Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) was maintained as Market Perform and the target price was cut to 45 from 63 at BMO Capital Markets. Deutsche Bank maintained its Buy rating on Micron but lowered its target to 60 from 80.
Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) was reiterated as Outperform and the price target was raised to 71 from 68 at Macquarie.