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Citi downgrades global equities to underweight, more positive on commodities

Citi downgrades global equities to underweight, more positive on commodities

Fri, 29 April 2016

(ShareCast News) - Investors should mind the curves ahead, strategists at Citi said. The recent more favourable market backdrop might probably persist for a bit more, they said, but they were concerne... [more]

Broker tips: Pearson, Weir Group, RBS

Broker tips: Pearson, Weir Group, RBS

Fri, 29 April 2016

(ShareCast News) - Numis reiterated a 'reduce' rating and target price of 640p for Pearson on Friday after the education publisher reported its first quarter trading update. The company reported a 4% ... [more]

Friday broker round-up

Friday broker round-up

Fri, 29 April 2016

(ShareCast News) - BT Group: UBS upgrades to neutral with a 430p target. Howden Joinery: JP Morgan reiterates overweight with a 570p target. Weir: HSBC upgrades to hold with a target price of 1150p J... [more]

Shore stays at buy on RBS following Q1 figures, flags risks to dividend

Shore stays at buy on RBS following Q1 figures, flags risks to dividend

Fri, 29 April 2016

(ShareCast News) - ShoreCap retained its positive stance on Royal Bank of Scotland following the lender“s latest results but flagged the possibility that setbacks in the sale of its William&Glyn unit ... [more]

Weir shares rise as HSBC upgrades rating to 'hold' from 'reduce'

Weir shares rise as HSBC upgrades rating to 'hold' from 'reduce'

Fri, 29 April 2016

(ShareCast News) - Weir Group's shares rose on Friday after HSBC upgraded the oil and gas services stock to 'hold' from 'reduce' and raised the target price to 1,150p from 750p. HSBC said it expects t... [more]

Numis reiterates 'reduce' rating for Pearson

Fri, 29 April 2016

(ShareCast News) - Numis reiterated a 'reduce' rating and target price of 640p for Pearson on Friday after the education publisher reported its first quarter trading update. The company reported a 4% ... [more]

Broker tips: Stagecoach, Next, Tullow Oil

Thu, 28 April 2016

(ShareCast News) - Investec upgraded Stagecoach to 'reduce' from 'sell' saying that while the outlook for the company remains negative in many areas, much of this is already priced into the shares. Th... [more]

Deutsche Bank upgrades Cobham but caution remains

Thu, 28 April 2016

(ShareCast News) - Deutsche Bank upgraded Cobham to 'hold' from 'sell' after the aerospace and defence group proposed raising £500m from a rights issue in the second quarter. However, while the concer... [more]

Goldman Sachs downgrades Next amid industry headwinds

Thu, 28 April 2016

(ShareCast News) - Goldman Sachs downgraded retailer Next to 'sell' from 'neutral', slashing the 12-month price target to 5,000p from 6,400p, highlighting limited upside relative to peers. "We expect ... [more]

Investec upgrades Stagecoach to 'reduce'

Thu, 28 April 2016

(ShareCast News) - Investec upgraded Stagecoach to 'reduce' from 'sell' saying that while the outlook for the company remains negative in many areas, much of this is already priced into the shares. Th... [more]

Credit Suisse upgrades Bellway and Persimmon, downgrades Berkeley

Thu, 28 April 2016

(ShareCast News) - Credit Suisse upgraded Bellway and Persimmon, but downgraded Berkeley as it took a look at UK housebuilders. The bank, which is broadly neutral on the sector, upped Bellway to 'outp... [more]

Broker tips: Tesco, Weir Group, StanChart

Wed, 27 April 2016

(ShareCast News) - Shares in supermarket chain Tesco were under the cosh on Wednesday as JPMorgan Cazenove issued a downbeat note on the company and downgraded its estimates. Having analysed Tesco's p... [more]

Wednesday broker round-up

Wed, 27 April 2016

(ShareCast News) - BP: Barclays reiterates overweight with a 550p target, Credit Suisse keeps at underperform with a target of 330p, Cannacord stays at buy with a 420p target and Exane BNP Paribas rei... [more]

Tesco slumps as JPMorgan highlights issues

Wed, 27 April 2016

(ShareCast News) - Shares in supermarket chain Tesco were under the cosh on Wednesday as JPMorgan Cazenove issued a downbeat note on the company and downgraded its estimates. Having analysed Tesco's p... [more]

Weir Group's shares fall as Canaccord cuts rating to 'sell' from 'hold'

Wed, 27 April 2016

(ShareCast News) - Weir Group's shares were under pressure on Wednesday after Canaccord Genuity downgraded its rating on the stock to 'sell' from 'hold' and cut its price target to 880p from 940p. Can... [more]

Deutsche Bank downgrades StanChart on challenging revenue outlook

Wed, 27 April 2016

(ShareCast News) - Deutsche Bank downgraded Standard Chartered to 'sell' from 'hold' and cut the price target to 454p from 460p following the company's first-quarter results on Tuesday. It said the re... [more]

Barclays upgrades Informa, sees good entry point

Wed, 27 April 2016

(ShareCast News) - Barclays upgraded Informa to 'overweight' from 'equalweight' and lifted the price target to 750p from 630p, saying the recent underperformance provides a good entry point. Informa s... [more]

UBS ups Worldpay to 'buy' after pullback

Wed, 27 April 2016

(ShareCast News) - UBS upgraded Worldpay to 'buy' from 'neutral' saying the pullback in the shares provides an opportunity. When it initiated on the stock, UBS highlighted its positive view on the bus... [more]

Broker tips: Whitbread, Paddy Power Betfair, TUI

Tue, 26 April 2016

(ShareCast News) - Numis reiterated a 'hold' rating and target price of 4,000p for Whitbread on Tuesday, saying it expects "lack-lustre" earnings growth in the near term. The owner of Costa and Premie... [more]

Bond yields set to rise, Credit Suisse says

Tue, 26 April 2016

(ShareCast News) - The US central bank“s 'dovishness' led to a "dramatic" decoupling between bond yields and cyclicals over the past two months, with the former falling even as the latter outperformed... [more]

JP Morgan downgrades Thomas Cook, upgrades TUI

Tue, 26 April 2016

(ShareCast News) - TUI was making the most of the bumper UK summer holiday booking season, but the same could not be said of rival Thomas Cook, JP Morgan said. A 20.2% surge in UK holiday bookings dur... [more]

Tuesday broker round-up

Tue, 26 April 2016

(ShareCast News) - Premier Foods: Jefferies upgrades to buy with a 60p target. Aberdeen Asset Management: Citigroup downgrades to sell with a 265p target. Smiths Group: Jefferies keeps at buy with a ... [more]

Numis keeps Whitbread at 'hold' after full year results

Tue, 26 April 2016

(ShareCast News) - Numis reiterated a 'hold' rating and target price of 4,000p for Whitbread on Tuesday, saying it expects "lack-lustre" earnings growth in the near term. The owner of Costa and Premie... [more]

Paddy Power Betfair boosted by Morgan Stanley upgrade

Tue, 26 April 2016

(ShareCast News) - Paddy Power Betfair got a boost on Tuesday as Morgan Stanley lifted its stance on the shares to 'overweight' from 'equalweight', saying the stock's drop of over 20% in the last two ... [more]

HSBC adds Lloyds to 'Europe Super 10' list

Mon, 25 April 2016

(ShareCast News) - HSBC added Lloyds to its 'Europe Super 10' list on Monday, as it removed Credit Agricole. It said Lloyds, which it rates at 'buy' with an 80p price target, has an attractive and pro... [more]

NASDAQ 100 Top Risers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Monster Beverage Corp 144.22 12.81 22:06
Amazon.Com Inc. 659.59 9.57 22:07
Baidu Inc. 194.30 4.45 22:08
Priceline Group Inc 1,343.66 1.98 21:57
Activision Blizzard Inc. 34.47 1.68 22:10

NASDAQ 100 Top Fallers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Stericycle Inc. 95.56 -21.50 22:04
Seagate Technology Plc 21.77 -19.07 22:10
Western Digital Corp. 40.87 -11.28 22:09
Gilead Sciences Inc. 88.21 -9.06 22:10
Micron Technology Inc. 10.75 -7.49 22:03