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February 3, 2014
09:59 EDTWFM, IMO, PHM, PANW, ORLY, MA, YDKN, PGNX, PPL, GS, CCNE, RDC, PVA, ASGN, NTAP, COLB, NOC, NVDA, COG, NSC, LPNT, ARGOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
Today's noteworthy upgrades include: Airgas (ARG) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at First Analysis... Cabot Oil & Gas (COG) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Barclays... Columbia Banking (COLB) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Raymond James... LifePoint Hospitals (LPNT) upgraded to Buy from Fair Value at CRT Capital... NVIDIA (NVDA) upgraded to Neutral from Negative at Susquehanna... NetApp (NTAP) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at Piper Jaffray... Norfolk Southern (NSC) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo... Northrop Grumman (NOC) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Drexel Hamilton... O'Reilly Automotive (ORLY) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at ISI Group... On Assignment (ASGN) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Deutsche Bank... PPL Corp. (PPL) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Jefferies... Palo Alto (PANW) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo... Penn Virginia (PVA) upgraded to Equal Weight from Underweight at Barclays... Progenics (PGNX) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Needham... PulteGroup (PHM) upgraded to Positive from Neutral at Susquehanna... Rowan Companies (RDC) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Raymond James... Yadkin Financial (YDKN) upgraded to Strong Buy from Outperform at Raymond James... Imperial Oil (IMO) upgraded to Sector Perform from Underperform at Scotia Capital... CNB Financial (CCNE) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Boenning & Scattergood... MasterCard (MA) upgraded to Positive from Neutral at Susquehanna... Whole Foods (WFM) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at Piper Jaffray... Goldman Sachs (GS) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Guggenheim.
News For ARG;COG;COLB;LPNT;NVDA;NTAP;NSC;NOC;ORLY;ASGN;PPL;PANW;PVA;PGNX;PHM;RDC;YDKN;IMO;CCNE;MA;WFM;GS From The Last 14 Days
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December 10, 2014
06:57 EDTGSGoldman Sachs downgraded at Susquehanna
As previously reported, Susquehanna downgraded Goldman Sachs to Neutral from Positive. The firm downgraded shares based on full valuation and expectations the fall in energy prices will weigh on high yield and loan volumes into 2015, and pressure the debt portion of investing and lending in the secondary markets. Price target lowered to $200 from $218.
06:37 EDTNSCNorfolk Southern initiated with a Neutral at Nomura
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06:36 EDTNTAPNetApp initiated with a Neutral at JPMorgan
JPMorgan sees a lack of catalysts for storage earnings in 2015 and views the valuations of both NetApp (NTAP) and (EMC) as full at current levels. The firm started shares of both companies with Neutral ratings. It has a $43.50 price target for NetApp shares.
06:32 EDTGSGoldman Sachs downgraded to Neutral from Positive at Susquehanna
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December 9, 2014
14:57 EDTGSFed to propose rulemaking on risk-based capital surcharges for GSIB banks
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14:42 EDTGSFed sees setting capital surcharge up to 4.5% for big U.S. banks, Bloomberg says
Bloomberg cites surcharge estimates in Federal Reserve staff memo. Publicly traded companies in the space include Bank of America (BAC), Citigroup (C), Goldman Sachs (GS), JPMorgan (JPM), Morgan Stanley (MS), U.S. Bancorp (USB) and Wells Fargo (WFC).
10:01 EDTNOCNorthrop Grumman selected by Lockheed Martin to supply navigation system
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07:01 EDTCOGCabot Oil & Gas coverage resumed with a Hold at Stifel
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06:09 EDTWFMStocks with implied volatility below IV index mean; PCLN WFM
Stocks with implied volatility below IV index mean; Priceline (PCLN) 20, Whole Foods (WFM) 20 according to iVolatility.
December 8, 2014
16:36 EDTNOCNorthrop Grumman CFO Palmer to retire, Kenneth Bedingfield elected CFO
Northrop Grumman announced that its board has elected Kenneth L. Bedingfield, corporate vice president and CFO, effective after the company files its 2014 annual report. Bedingfield will succeed James F. Palmer, who has announced his intention to retire in 2015. The company expects to file its annual report in February 2015, at which time Palmer will continue as a corporate vice president with the company until he retires in the summer of 2015. This will facilitate an orderly transition. Bedingfield joined Northrop Grumman in 2011.
14:50 EDTMAVisa price target raised to $295 from $260 at Argus
Argus raised its FY15 and FY16 adjusted EPS estimates for Visa (V) and correspondingly increased its price target on the stock to $295 from $260. The firm, which keeps a Buy rating on Visa, expects rising transaction volume to lead to higher consensus earnings estimates and believes the stock should trade at a higher multiple than peer MasterCard (MA), given its faster EPS growth rate and more consistent earnings performance.
14:30 EDTPHMPulteGroup December volatility elevated into investor day
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11:55 EDTGSGoldman Sachs ordered to pay $7.6M in wrongful discharge claim
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10:00 EDTNSCOn The Fly: Analyst Downgrade Summary
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09:04 EDTMAMasterCard, Dynamics announce joint commercial initiative
In conjunction with the Series C funding announcement issued earlier, MasterCard and Dynamics Inc. also announced a joint commercial initiative to drive innovation in the interactive payment card market. The collaboration enables MasterCard to offer exclusive Dynamics products to its issuers globally, providing consumers with added choice, flexibility and security at the point of sale.
07:32 EDTNTAPRaymond James to hold a conference
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07:28 EDTNTAPFBN Securities to hold a bus tour
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07:04 EDTNSCNorfolk Southern downgraded to Neutral from Buy at BofA/Merrill
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06:35 EDTGSValue of Wall Street's M&A bankers has risen, NY Times says
The value of Wall Street's bankers who advise large companies seems to be increasing, while traders are becoming less valuable, according to The New York Times. Bankers who work on M&A deals are expecting their bonuses to increase, while traders anticipate that their compensation will drop, the newspaper added. Furthermore, banks seem to be going the extra mile to hire top notch bankers, the newspaper stated. Publicly traded large banks include Bank of America (BAC), Citigroup (C), Goldman Sachs (GS), JPMorgan (JPM), Morgan Stanley (MS), U.S. Bancorp (USB) and Wells Fargo (WFC). Reference Link
06:13 EDTWFMStocks with implied volatility below IV index mean; WFM V
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