$AAPL, $ARNC, $AVB, $BYD, $CPT, $CARA, $FANG, $DEI
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 Key issues for Friday as follows:
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) was maintained as Buy at Needham, but the firm joined in on the “downgrade-lite” brigade with a price target cut to 200 from 260. The Needham call is based on emerging market weakness coming from the Qualcomm iPhone dispute in China and weaker demand in India.
Arconic Inc. (NYSE:ARNC) was raised to Buy from Neutral at Longbow. The consensus target price was 23.25, and the 52-wk trading range is 16.47 – 31.17.
AvalonBay Communities Inc. (NYSE: AVB) was raised to Overweight from Equal Weight with a 199 target price at KeyBanc Capital Markets.
Boyd Gaming Corp. (NYSE:BYD) was raised to Overweight from Equal Weight but the price target was lowered to 31 from 35 at Morgan Stanley.
Camden Property Trust (NYSE:CPT) was raised to Buy from Neutral with a 99 price target at Janney, with the note that Camden’s market mix and acumen makes it the firm’s favorite apartment REIT now.
Cara Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:CARA) analysts started CARA with a Buy rating and assigned a 27 price target at Janney. The firm sees Y 2019 as a transformative year, with Phase 3 data of IV-Korsuva in CKD-aP.
Diamondback Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:FANG) was started with an Overweight rating and assigned a 116 price target at KeyBanc Capital Markets.
Douglas Emmett Inc. (NYSE: DEI) was raised to Buy from Neutral with a 42 price target at Janney. It had a consensus target price of 40.
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