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April 16, 2014
10:00 EDTSPN, MSI, GSJK, HK, NTAP, UNH, FGL, RGA, INTC, GDPOn The Fly: Analyst Downgrade Summary
Today's noteworthy downgrades include: Halcon Resources (HK) downgraded to Reduce from Hold at KLR Group... Goodrich Petroleum (GDP) downgraded to Hold from Buy at KLR Group... Fidelity & Guaranty Life (FGL) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Macquarie... Compressco (GSJK) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Raymond James... Intel (INTC) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at B. Riley... UnitedHealth (UNH) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citigroup... Motorola Solutions (MSI) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Nomura... Reinsurance Group (RGA) downgraded to Equalweight from Overweight at Barclays... NetApp (NTAP) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at UBS... Superior Energy (SPN) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Morgan Stanley.
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January 23, 2015
16:01 EDTGDPOptions Update; January 23, 2015
iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures up 80c to 32.10. Option volume leaders: AAPL TSLA TWTR AMZN FB FXCM X GDP PBR according to Track Data.
06:04 EDTINTCIntel may look to form stylus alliance, DigiTimes reports
Intel has recently invited several touch sensor IC designers to form an alliance in order to establish a specification standard for stylus, reports DigiTimes. According to sources from IC designers, the alliance's first product is expected to launch in Q3 and will be to make the input device usable across different mobile devices. Reference Link
January 22, 2015
09:46 EDTNTAPNetApp upgraded to Buy from Hold at Standpoint Research
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09:01 EDTMSIMotorola Solutions invests in SceneDoc, terms not disclosed
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08:15 EDTUNHUnitedHealth price target raised to $125 from $115 at Leerink
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January 21, 2015
09:16 EDTUNHOn The Fly: Pre-market Movers
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07:15 EDTINTCAny Intel server weakness likely a hiccup, says RBC Capital
After JMP Securities yesterday downgraded Intel (INTC) based partly on information from a source who said that server component sales have been weak in 2015, RBC Capital says any weakness is probably due to a three month delay caused by a technical problem and is not demand driven. RBC Capital expects the technical problem to be resolved within three months but keeps a $40 price target and Sector Perform rating on Intel.
06:06 EDTUNHUnitedHealth: Employer & Individual revenues decreased to $43B in 2014
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06:05 EDTUNHUnitedHealth: ACA negatively impacted FY earnings by $1.00 per share
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06:02 EDTUNHUnitedHealth sees FY15 EPS $6.00-$6.25, consensus $6.17
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06:01 EDTUNHUnitedHealth reports Q4 EPS $1.55, consensus $1.50
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January 20, 2015
15:21 EDTUNHNotable companies reporting before tomorrow's open
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12:57 EDTUNHUnitedHealth volatility elevated into Q4 and outlook
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11:15 EDTINTCIntel slips after JMP cuts to sell, Canaccord says upgrade not yet warranted
Following Intel's (INTC) fourth quarter results last week, two research firms issued cautious notes on the stock today. JMP Securities downgraded the stock to Underperform, which is the firm's "Sell" equivalent rating, while Canaccord kept a Hold rating on the shares, though the latter firm said its outlook on the company's fundamentals is continuing to become more positive and raised its price target on the name. WHAT'S NEW: Intel's Q4 results were "mixed," but the company's fundamentals appear to have improved, Canaccord analyst Matt Ramsay wrote in a note to investors today. The company's data center group and Internet of Things group should generate sustained 15%+ and 20%+ growth, respectively, over the next several years, the analyst stated. Meanwhile, Intel's PC client group should be able to cut costs further, Ramsay believes. The analyst said he had "intended to upgrade the stock" after the results, given his long-term upbeat view of the company, but was unable to do so. Ramsay explained that he changed his mind because he does not think the company's profits will increase at all this year, while the stock largely already reflects his expectations for solid profit growth in 2016. The analyst increased his price target on the shares to $40 from $36 but kept a Hold rating on the stock. More bearish was JMP Securities analyst Alex Gauna. Gauna downgraded the stock to Underperform from Market Perform and set a $30 price target on Intel. After speaking with a source who sells server components, the analyst reported that the source's business has been weak this month. Weak server component sales are likely to pull down Intel's stock, given its relatively high valuation, the analyst stated. Meanwhile, Intel's gross margins have probably peaked, Gauna believes. PRICE ACTION: In morning trading, Intel fell 1.7% to $35.82.
08:39 EDTHKHalcon Resources downgraded to Neutral from Buy at SunTrust
SunTrust downgraded Halcon Resources to Neutral to reflect a lower commodity price deck forecast, lack of hedges, and high leverage. Price target lowered to $1.50 from $7.
08:07 EDTINTCIntel downgraded at JMP Securities
As noted earlier, JMP Securities downgraded Intel to Underperform from Market Perform. The firm reports that industry sources said there has been a sharp downturn in server activity going into 2015.
07:59 EDTINTCIntel upgrade not warranted due to lack of EPS growth, says Canaccord
Canaccord said it intended to upgrade Intel following its mixed Q4 results, but with estimates for essentially no earnings growth in 2015, the firm could not justify it. As a result, Canaccord raised its price target to $40 from $35 on Intel shares and maintained its Hold rating, but noted it stands ready to upgrade the stock on a pullback.
07:32 EDTHKHalcon Resources downgraded to Hold from Buy at KLR Group
Price target $1.
07:32 EDTGDPGoodrich Petroleum downgraded to Hold from Buy at KLR Group
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06:12 EDTINTCIntel downgraded to Underperform from Market Perform at JMP Securities
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