Dun & Bradstreet moves higher, up $1.11 to $83.33 The move higher in Dun & Bradstreet shares is being attributed to a dealReporter story that says the company's sales process is in the early stages, according to sources. Recall the Wall Street Journal reported on July 31 that Dun & Bradstreet hired bankers to explore a potential sale. The dealReporter story is said to quote a banker as saying the price for Dun & Bradstreet could be $90 per share.
Fair Isaac upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Barclays Barclays upgraded Fair Isaac to Overweight citing growth at Scores, software sales momentum and the company's continued buybacks. The firm raised its price target for shares to $85 from $65. Barclays coupled the upgrade with a downgrade of Dun & Bradstreet (DNB) to Underweight. It also keeps an Overweight rating on Equifax (EFX).