On The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary Altra Holdings (AIMC) upgraded to Buy from Hold at KeyBanc... Apple (AAPL) upgraded to Outperform from Sector Perform at Pacific Crest... BNY Mellon (BK) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS... Bank of Ireland (IRE) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at BofA/Merrill... CDW Corporation (CDW) upgraded to Conviction Buy from Buy at Goldman... Hospitality Properties (HPT) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo... Imperial Holdings (IFT) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at FBR Capital... InterMune (ITMN) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman... J.C. Penney (JCP) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Citigroup... Knightsbridge Tankers (VLCCF) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Evercore... Macy's (M) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo... Stanley Black & Decker (SWK) upgraded to Outperform at Wells Fargo... Wesco Aircraft (WAIR) upgraded to Outperform from Sector Perform at RBC Capital... Accenture (ACN) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Berenberg... PowerSecure (POWR) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Maxim... 3D Systems (DDD) upgraded to Overweight at Stephens citing top-line growth... AB InBev (BUD) upgraded to Buy from Hold at ING Group... Harmony Gold (HMY) upgraded to Sector Performer from Underperformer at CIBC... Gold Fields (GFI) upgraded to Outperformer from Sector Performer at CIBC... Kaman (KAMN) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Drexel Hamilton.
Eagle Investment Systems collaborates with AIMS-STM Eagle Investment Systems, a subsidiary of BNY Mellon, announced that it is collaborating with AIMS-STM. Eagle's collaboration with AIMS-STM will offer the Australian market the only comprehensive and innovative portfolio management solution covering middle and back-office functions together with fully automated Australian capital gains tax calculations. This unique alignment of portfolio management and capital gains specialists will also aid clients with their front office decision making by taking advantage of the 'what if' scenario functionality used by fund managers to make informed investment decisions aimed at achieving after tax benchmarks. By selecting this offering, companies will gain access to two leading specialist financial service providers, without the need to manage multiple relationships and integration projects.