Below is a list of stocks analysts have singled out to look at carefully Friday, as follows:
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Wedbush Securities reiterated it as Outperform and raised its target price to 300 from 265, noting strength in China and that guidance was better than expected for the holiday quarter. Wells Fargo maintained its Market Perform rating but raised its target to 245 from 215, while UBS reiterated its Buy rating and raised its target to 280 from 275. Morgan Stanley reiterated its Overweight rating and raised its target to 296 from 289. DA Davidson reiterated its Buy rating and raised its target to 300 from 270, and Canaccord Genuity reiterated its Buy rating and raised its target to 275 from 260.
Etsy Inc. (NASDAQ:ETSY)Wedbush maintained its Outperform rating with a 66 target price. Morgan Stanley reiterated its Equal Weight rating and lowered its target to 52 from 57. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained its Overweight rating but lowered its target price to 78 from 90. Nomura/Instinet reiterated its Buy rating but lowered its target price from 70 to 61.
Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Wedbush reiterated its Outperform rating and 250 target price, noting that the guidance for expenses looks to be less aggressive as a drag on earnings. UBS reiterated its Buy rating but trimmed its target price to 235 from 240. Morgan Stanley reiterated its Overweight rating and raised its target to 250 from 235.
Lyft Inc. (NASDAQ:LYFT) UBS maintained it as Buy but reduced the target price to 78 from 85. Goldman Sachs upgraded Lyft to Buy from Neutral but also lowered its target price, to 58 from 71.
Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ:SBUX) Wedbush reiterated its Neutral rating but raised its target to 87 from 86, saying that Y 2020 guidance looks reasonable and conservative. Merrill Lynch maintained its Buy rating but trimmed its price objective to 97 from 100.
Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) was maintained as Equal Weight but the target price was raised to 250 from 230 at Morgan Stanley.
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