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November 12, 2012
10:00 EDTJBT, ICPT, YUM, MCD, DNDN, BERY, OVSCOn The Fly: Analyst Initiation Summary
Today's noteworthy initiations include: Dendreon (DNDN) initiated with a Buy at Needham... OvaScience (OVSC) initiated with an Outperform at Leerink... Intercept Pharmaceuticals (ICPT) initiated with a Buy at BofA/Merrill... Berry Plastics (BERY) initiated with an Outperform at Wells Fargo... McDonald's (MCD) initiated with a Buy at Davenport... Yum! Brands (YUM) initiated with a Buy at Davenport... JBT Corporation (JBT) initiated with a Buy at Sidoti.
News For DNDN;OVSC;BERY;ICPT;MCD;YUM;JBT From The Last 14 Days
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May 20, 2015
07:05 EDTICPTIntercept update in-line with expectations, says Baird
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05:56 EDTMCDStocks with implied volatility movement; MCD USO
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May 19, 2015
16:23 EDTICPTOn The Fly: Top stock stories for Tuesday
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11:57 EDTICPTFollow-up: Intercept downgraded on lack of catalysts at BofA/Merrill
As previously reported, BofA/Merrill downgraded Intercept to Neutral from Buy. The firm said with the announcement of Intercept's Phase 3 REGENERATE trial to evaluate OCA for NASH removes a catalyst for shares. BofA/Merrill believes the focus will now turn to PBC approval and expected in 1H 2016 launch, which is reflected in valuation. The firm maintains its $315 price target.
11:46 EDTICPTIntercept downgraded to Neutral from Buy at BofA/Merrill
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11:09 EDTICPTIntercept trial endpoints not surprising, says Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank says it is not surprised by the design or size of the Phase 3 OCA trial announced this morning. The firm has a Buy rating on Intercept with a $500 price target.
10:07 EDTICPTIntercept shares defended on trial design at Cowen
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09:52 EDTICPTIntercept weakness a buying opportunity, says RBC Capital
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08:13 EDTMCDUnion group asks FTC to probe McDonald's, other big franchisers, WSJ reports
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06:32 EDTICPTIntercept to host conference call
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06:08 EDTICPTIntercept announces international Phase 3 trial of OCA
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May 18, 2015
08:35 EDTYUMYum! Brands price target raised to $105 from $90 at Oppenheimer
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May 15, 2015
16:01 EDTMCDOptions Update; May 15, 2015
iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures down 20c to 20.06 Option volume leaders: AAPL BAC FB NFLX TWTR BABA CSCO TSLA MU GILD T MSFT AMZN MCD
12:15 EDTMCDMcDonald's call activity attributed to activist speculation
McDonald's May 97.5 and 98 calls are active eon total call volume of 56K (4K puts) on activist speculation. May call option implied volatility is at 18, May weekly is at 17, June is at 18, September is at 19; compared to 90-day average of 19 according to Track Data, suggesting large near term price movement.
12:13 EDTYUMThird Point gives quarterly update on stakes
NEW STAKES: Yum! Brands (YUM), NXP Semiconductors (NXPI), FedEx (FDX), McKesson (MCK), and J M Smucker (SJM). INCREASED STAKES: Actavis (ACT), Roper Technologies (ROP), Delta Air Lines (DAL), and FleetCor Technologies (FLT). DECREASED STAKES: Ally Financial (ALLY), Amgen (AMGN), Phillips 66 (PSX), eBay (EBAY), and Anheuser Busch Inbev SA (BUD). LIQUIDATED STAKES: Alibaba Group (BABA), Citigroup (C), EMC Corporation (EMC), Anglo American (AAL), and Williams Companies (WMB).
12:07 EDTYUMThird Point reports new stakes in Yum! Brands, FedEx, McKesson
11:09 EDTMCDRumor: McDonald's move higher attributed to activist speculation
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10:29 EDTDNDNAmerican Urological Association to hold an annual meeting
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10:01 EDTYUMOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
Today's noteworthy upgrades include: Aspen Technology (AZPN) upgraded to Overweight from Sector Weight at Pacific Crest... Canadian National (CNI) upgraded to Outperform from Sector Perform at Scotia Capital... Connecticut Water (CTWS) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo... Hanesbrands (HBI) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at DA Davidson... Impala Platinum (IMPUY) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman... Inovalon (INOV) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman... J.C. Penney (JCP) upgraded to Market Perform at BMO Capital... Sovran Self Storage (SSS) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS... Syngenta (SYT) upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at Exane BNP Paribas... UPS (UPS) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman... Union Pacific (UNP) upgraded to Buy from Hold at TD Securities... Yum! Brands (YUM) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at JPMorgan.
06:47 EDTYUMYum! Brands upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at JPMorgan
JPMorgan upgraded Yum! Brands to Overweight saying it believes a spin-off of China and levering up of the franchise business has moved from a "possibility" to a "probability." After attending the Yum China investor conference, the firm thinks the company is now welcome to ideas that can drive short and long term shareholder value. It raised its price target for the stock to $108 from $83.
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