Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations
$AMAT, $KMI, $LVS, $P, $WFC
Below is a list of Wall Streets top analysts upgrades, downgrades and initiations for Wednesday, as follows:
Applied Materials Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) maintained as Buy but was removed from the prized Conviction Buy List at Goldman Sachs. The firm also has a price target of 33. Shares closed most recently at $29.92 and were last seen + 0.5% at 30.08 Tuesday. The stock has a 52-wk trading range of 14.92 – 31.07 and a consensus analyst price target of 33.50.
Kinder Morgan Inc. (NYSE:KMI) analysts downgraded to Hold from Buy with a 24 price target at Stifel. The consensus price target is 23.67, and the 52-wk trading range is 11.20 – 32.89.
Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) raised to Buy from Neutral with a 63 price objective at Merrill Lynch. The consensus price target is down at 53.00, and the 52-wk trading range is 34.88 – 59.50.
Pandora Media Inc. (NYSE:P) reiterated as Buy but was added to the prized Conviction Buy list, and the price target was raised to 19 from 17, at Goldman Sachs. The 52-wk trading range is 7.10 – 22.20, and the consensus price target is 15.28.
Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE:WFC) analysts downgraded to Underperform from Market Perform at Raymond James, with this call being after Illinois followed California with a financial relationship suspension. Wells Fargo has a 52-wk trading range of 43.56 to 56.34. The consensus price target is 50.71. Expecting more bad news from Wells, some nasty stuff going on inside the Stagecoach.