IAMGOLD reports Q4 gold production 214,000 ounces Attributable gold production was 214,000 ounces in the fourth quarter 2012 compared to 253,000 ounces in the same period 2011. The decline was mainly due to lower grades at Essakane and the stockpiling of ore at Mouska for processing in 2013.
On The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary Today's noteworthy upgrades include: Avon Products (AVP) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Citi... Box (BOX) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at BofA/Merrill... Daimler AG (DDAIF) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS... Emerge Energy (EMES) upgraded on amended credit deal at Stifel... Fairmount Santrol (FMSA) upgraded to Hold from Underperform at Jefferies... IAMGOLD (IAG) upgraded to Hold from Reduce at HSBC... Kinross Gold (KGC) upgraded on acquisitions at RBC Capital... Lowe's (LOW) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at Atlantic Equities... Nimble Storage (NMBL) upgraded on valuation at DA Davidson... Resolute Energy (REN) upgraded to Equalweight from Underweight at Capital One... Schnitzer Steel (SCHN) upgraded to Equal Weight from Underweight at Morgan Stanley... Webster Financial (WBS) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at JPMorgan.
IAMGOLD upgraded to Hold from Reduce at HSBC HSBC analyst Botir Sharipov upgraded IAMGOLD to Hold citing better value following the 32% pullback in shares over the past month. The analyst lowered his price target for the stock to $1.60 from $1.80.