Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

$ABX, $HD, $KR, $NEM, $SCTY

Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid.

Below is a list of Wall Streets top analysts upgrades, downgrades and initiations for Friday, as follows:

Barrick Gold Corp. (NYSE:ABX) started as Buy at Citigroup in a broader mixed Gold mining call. The 52-wk trading range is 5.91 – 23.47, and the consensus analyst price target is 22.56.

Home Depot Inc. (NYSE:HD) started with a Buy rating and was assigned a 157 price target at Stifel. It has a 52-wk trading range of 92.17 – 138.94 and a consensus price target of 147.89.

Kroger Co. (NYSE:KR) downgrade to Market Perform from Outperform with a 35 price target at BMO Capital Markets. The 52-wk trading range is 27.32 – 42.75, the consensus price target is 40.59.

Newmont Mining Corp. (NYSE:NEM) analysts started with a Buy rating at Citigroup. It closed Thursday at 44.91, in a 52-wk trading range of 15.39 – 44.24. It has a consensus price target of 46.05.

SolarCity Corp. (NASDAQ:SCTY) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform and the price target was cut to 25 from 37 at Robert W. Baird. The 52-wk trading range is 16.31 – 61.72, the consensus analyst target is 25.97. SCTY closed Thursday in New York at 24.38/share.

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