Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations
$ABX, $HD, $KR, $NEM, $SCTY
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.