The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports
$AAL, $BIO, $CMA, $CREE, $DAL, $GS, $IBM, $NTAP
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 Thursday, as follows:
American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL) was raised to Buy from Hold and the target price was raised to 47 from 40 at Deutsche Bank. American Airlines has a consensus target price of 48.69 and its 52-wk trading range is 30.75 – 59.08.
Bio-Rad Laboratories Inc. (NYSE:BIO) was started with a Buy rating and assigned a $350 target price at Goldman Sachs. It had a consensus target price of 348.00.
Comerica Inc. (NYSE:CMA) was maintained as Outperform but the price target was cut to 100 from 108 at BMO Capital Markets.
Cree Inc. (NASDAQ:CREE) was maintained as Buy with a lowered price target to 58 from 60 at Canaccord Genuity, and Nomura/Instinet maintained a Neutral rating while lowering its target to 40 from 44. These are post-earnings calls. Its consensus target price is 46.90.
Delta Air Lines Inc. (NYSE:DAL) was raised to Buy from Hold and the target price was raised to 60 from 53 at Deutsche Bank. Delta has a consensus target price of 67.33, and its 52-wk high is 60.79.
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE: GS) managed to close up 3% at 221.70 after earnings Tuesday. BMO Capital Markets maintained it as Market Perform but raised the price target to 276 from 261. Goldman Sachs has a consensus target price of 275.39.
International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM) analysts maintained big blue as Market Perform at BMO, with a target cut to 164 from 172. Wedbush Securities maintained its Neutral call and 185 price target due to its growth areas lacking consistent and accelerating growth to get the company out from under its IT-services cloud.
NetApp Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) was raised to Buy from Neutral with a 91 price target at Goldman Sachs. NetApp had a consensus target price at 87.89