$BAX, $CZR, $CBS, $CROX, $EL, $FDC, $GWPH, $INSM, $NCS, $SCVL, $SIRI
Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of the Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID 2019 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 Thursday as follows:
Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) was raised to Overweight from Equal Weight and the target price was raised to 77 from 66 at Morgan Stanley.
Caesars Entertainment Corp. (NASDAQ:CZR) was raised to Neutral from Sell, but the price target reportedly has been lowered to 7 from 9 at UBS.
CBS Corp. (NYSE:CBS) was raised to Overweight from Equal Weight with a 58 price target at Stephens.
Crocs Inc. (NASDAQ:CROX) was raised to Positive from Neutral at Susquehanna. The consensus target price was 28.80 at last look.
Estee Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) was raised to Buy from Overweight and the price target was raised to 155 from 145 at Citigroup.
First Data Corp. (NYSE:FDC): analysts maintained FDC as Overweight but the price target was lowered by 20% to 20 from 25 at KeyBanc Capital Markets.
GW Pharmaceuticals PLC (NASDAQ:GWPH) was started as Overweight and assigned a 134 price target at JPMorgan.
Insmed Inc. (NASDAQ:INSM): analysts started INSM with a Buy rating and assigned a $20 price target at Canaccord Genuity.
Norfolk Southern Corp. (NYSE:NSC) was reiterated as Buy with a 180 price target at Argus, with the firm noting that its recent weakness offers a buying opportunity.
Shoe Carnival Inc. (NASDAQ:SCVL) was raised to Positive from Neutral at Susquehanna. The consensus target price is at 44.00.
Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) was raised to Overweight from Underweight and the price target was raised to 7 from 6 at JPMorgan. The consensus target price is 6.93 and the 52-wk trading range is 5.17 – 7.70.