The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports
$AKAM, $CRI, $JBLU, $JWN, $LUV, $VTR, $AMED, $CYAD, $PCH
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 Wednesday, as follows:
Akamai Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:AKAM) was raised to Buy from Hold at SunTrust. The 52-wk trading range for the shares is 51.79 – 83.08. The Wall Street consensus price target is at 83.56.
Carters Inc. (NYSE:CRI) was added to the B. Riley FBR Alpha Generator List. The 52-wk trading range is 88.98 – 129, and the consensus price target is at 104.89.
JetBlue Airways Corp. (NASDAQ:JBLU) was raised to Outperform from Neutral at Morgan Stanley. The airline’s 52-wk trading range is 15.76 – 23.08, and the consensus price target is at 20.25.
Nordstrom Inc. (NYSE:JWN) was added to the Best Ideas list at Wedbush. The 52-wk trading range for the high-end retailer is 37.70 – 66.33, and the consensus price target is at 59.41.
Southwest Airlines Inc. (NYSE:LUV) was downgraded to Underweight from Neutral at JPMorgan. The low-cost airline leader has traded between 47.10 and 66.99 over the past year. The consensus price target is 64.29.
Ventas Inc. (NYSE:VTR) was started with a Neutral rating and a 60 price target at JPMorgan. The consensus target is at 55.91.
Amedisys Inc. (NASDAQ:AMED) is raised to Buy from Neutral with a 125 price target at Benchmark. The consensus target is 123.11.
Celyad S.A. (NASDAQ:CYAD) was started with an Outperform rating at William Blair. The stock has traded between 22.17 and 59.05 over the past year, and the consensus price target is at 54.60.
Polatch Deltic Corp. (NASDAQ:PCH) analysts raised to Buy from Neutral at DA Davidson. The stock has traded in a 52-wk range of 33.09 – 55.75, and the consensus price objective is at 49.71.