Fri 24 May 2013 Aveva: Panmure Gordon ups target price from 2076p to to 2091p keeping a hold recommendation. Investec takes target price from 2450p to 2500p and retains its buy recommendation. Credit Suisse increases target price from 2013p to 2240p, while staying with its neutral rating.
Fri 24 May 2013 Panmure Gordon has upgraded its rating for travel operator Thomas Cook by two notches from 'sell' to 'buy' and hiked its target price from 54p to 164p following last week's interim results and capital reorganisation.
Fri 24 May 2013 Investec has maintained its 'buy' rating and 1,900p target price for emerging markets-focused lender Standard Chartered, saying that the stock remains its top pick in the banking sector.
Thu 23 May 2013 Shares in St James's Place (SJP) fell sharply on Thursday morning after Lloyds placed 77m shares in the wealth manager, but Panmure Gordon kept its 'buy' rating for the stock saying it still remains its top pick for 2013.
Thu 23 May 2013 The recent rally in Kingfisher's share price was paused on Thursday morning after Nomura downgraded its rating on the stock from 'neutral' to 'reduce', saying that shares in the B&Q owner have travelled too far given the tough times ahead.
Wed 22 May 2013 UBS has downgraded its rating for Kazakhstan-focused miner Kazakhmys from 'buy' to 'neutral', saying that the prospects regarding a bid for fellow miner ENRC (in which it holds a large stake) have deteriorated.
Wed 22 May 2013 Canaccord Genuity has kept its 'hold' rating and 380p target price for soft-drinks group Britvic despite a well-received first-half result, raising concerns ahead of its potential merger with sector peer AG Barr.
Wed 22 May 2013 Shares in chip designer ARM Holdings were under heavy selling pressure on Wednesday following the group's investor day this week, with a number of brokers choosing to remain cautious on the name given the stock's sky-high valuation after a strong rise so far this year.