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February 8, 2013
Today's noteworthy upgrades include: AECOM Technology (ACM) upgraded to Buy from Underperform at BofA/Merrill... ARM Holdings (ARMH) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Credit Suisse... AvalonBay (AVB) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS... BRE Properties (BRE) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS... Barclays (BCS) upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at Macquarie... Biogen (BIIB) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Citigroup... Discover (DFS) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Credit Suisse... Equity Residential (EQR) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS... LRR Energy (LRE) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at RW Baird... MetroPCS (PCS) upgraded to Neutral from Reduce at Nomura... (NTES) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Deutsche Bank... Renasant (RNST) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Wunderlich... UDR, Inc. (UDR) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS... Westlake Chemical (WLK) upgraded to Neutral from Sell at UBS... New Jersey Resources (njr) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Sidoti... Mid-America Apartment (MAA) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Hilliard Lyons... Manulife Financial (MFC) upgraded to Sector Outperformer from Sector Performer at CIBC... Renasant (RNST) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Stephens... Guess (GES) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Wedbush... LinkedIn (LNKD) upgraded to Buy from Outperform at CLSA... International Game (IGT) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Argus... Activision Blizzard (ATVI) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Macquarie.
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February 26, 2015
09:35 EDTLNKDActive equity options trading on open
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08:15 EDTBIIBBiogen shares likely to continue to advance, says RBC Capital
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06:46 EDTDFSDeutsche sees American Express as undervalued, upgrades to Buy
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06:30 EDTARMHARM Holdings looking to expand to Internet of Things, servers, WSJ reports
ARM Holdings (ARMH) is trying to break into the nascent Internet of Things market and the server segment, according to The Wall Street Journal. In the server market, ARM is looking to take share from Intel (INTC), the newspaper stated. Reference Link
06:14 EDTLNKDLinkedIn implied volatility of 29 at lower end of index mean range
February 25, 2015
16:19 EDTLNKDLinkedIn initiated with an Overweight at Morgan Stanley
Target $310.
07:28 EDTRNSTKeefe Bruyette to hold a conference
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06:14 EDTBIIBPTC Therapeutics takeout price likely tops $100/share, said Credit Suisse
Credit Suisse yesterday raised its price target for PTC Therapeutics (PTCT) shares to $100 from $66 after Reuters reported the drug market is starting a sale process with Shire (SHPG) and Biomarin (BMRN) as possible suitors. The firm believes a takeout is a likely outcome before or after data the Phase III data expected to be announced in October. PTC has Translarna Phase III trials ongoing in Duchenne muscular dystrophy and cystic fibrosis to support full approval in the U.S. Credit Suisse said yesterday in a note to investors that a takeout value for the company likely exceeds $100 per share. It believes PTC would be a good fit for Vertex (VRTX), Biogen (BIIB), Roche (RHHBY) and others. The firm kept an Outperform rating on the stock. PTC Therapeutics shares closed yesterday up $6.20 to $71.16.
February 24, 2015
13:07 EDTBCSEU official: Euro banks shouldn't also go through Fed's stress test, WSJ says
Jonathan Hill, the European Unionís new financial markets chief, told The Wall Street Journal that he does not see a need for the U.S. to give stress tests to European banks that have already received health checks in Europe. Hill says banks across Europe are "properly and sensibly capitalized." The WSJ reported last week that the U.S. units of two European banks, Deutsche Bank (DB) and Banco Santander (SAN), are set to fail the Federal Reserve's stress tests, though they passed ECB stress tests last year. Reference Link
06:34 EDTWLKWestlake Chemical reports Q4 Olefins segment income from ops $243.6M
Reports Q4 Vinyls segment income from operations $66.3M. The increase in operating income was primarily due to the utilization of lower cost ethane feedstock following our conversion from propane feedstock at our Calvert City facility, which was completed in early 2014.
06:33 EDTWLKWestlake Chemical reports Q4 EPS $1.37, consensus $1.38
Reports Q4 revenue $1.14B, consensus $1.18B
06:15 EDTBCSBanks probed for possible rigging of precious metals markets, WSJ reports
Officials in the U.S. are investigating at least 10 major banks for potential rigging of precious-metals markets, sources tell The Wall Street Journal. The DOJ's antitrust unit are investigating the price-setting process for gold, silver, palladium and platinum in London, while the CFTC has begun a civil investigation, with both agencies making requests for information, including a subpoena to HSBC (HSBC) from the CFTC. According to a source, Credit Suisse (CS), JP Morgan (JPM), UBS (UBS), Societe Generale (SCGLY), Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS), Barclays (BCS), Goldman Sachs (GS) and Deutsche Bank (DB) are also under investigation. Reference Link
February 23, 2015
10:08 EDTWLKHigh option volume stocks
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February 20, 2015
09:47 EDTLNKDLinkedIn management to meet with Pacific Crest
Meetings to be held in the Midwest February 26-27 hosted by Pacific Crest.
February 19, 2015
18:25 EDTBIIBPiper Jaffray biotech analyst to hold analyst/industry conference call
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17:23 EDTAVBAvalonBay files automatic mixed securities shelf
14:21 EDTBCSS&P reportedly says Greece contagion not a major risk, Reuters reports
The risk of contagion spreading from Greece to other European countries is not that large, a German newspaper quoted S&P's chief sovereign ratings officer as saying, according to Reuters. The euro zone would be able to handle an exit of the bloc by Greece, the ratings officer was quoted as saying, Reuters reported. Publicly traded European banks include Banco Santander (SAN), Barclays (BCS), Credit Suisse (CS), Deutsche Bank (DB), HSBC (HSBC), ING Groep (ING), Lloyds Banking (LYG), RBS (RBS) and UBS (UBS). Reference Link
14:08 EDTBIIBBiogen consortium identifies new ALS gene and signaling pathways
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10:32 EDTWLKHigh option volume stocks:
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06:04 EDTBCSFCA to investigate investment and corporate banking
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