Reliance Steel & Aluminum (NYSE:RS)

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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Ballard Power, Facebook, Garmin, Mondelez, Range Resources, US Steel and More

The stock market may have recently hit new highs, but stocks were indicated marginally lower on Thursday after Wednesday's Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting hinted at economic downside risks ...
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Barclays and Merrill Lynch Get More Constructive on Top Steel Stocks

This year has been a wild ride for many companies in the metals sector. That is after a rough 2015, as many of the global growth markets have slowed to ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Devon Energy, Illumina, Pandora, Panera, Potash, Regions Financial, Southwestern Energy and More

Stocks were higher on Monday, with the Dow Jones Industrial recapturing the 18,000 level again. This marked the 2016 high and also is the first close above 18,000 going back ...
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Why Key Analyst Sees Major Steel Losing Momentum

While steel prices in the United States may see some near-term upside, driven by seasonal restocking, gradual demand growth and mounting protectionist trade barriers, one key analyst fears that momentum ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AK Steel, Intel, Symantec, Tesla, US Steel, Valeant and More

Stocks were indicated to open mixed on Monday, with the markets looking for direction, but this is after they have risen for five weeks and recaptured positive gains for 2016. ...
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Why Merrill Lynch Is Throwing in the Towel on AK Steel and Steel in General

One of the main trends in 2015 has been stumbling commodity prices, and this has laid waste to multiple industries over the course of the year. Merrill Lynch was once ...
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Merrill Lynch Makes Key Ratings Change in Metals Leaders

When analysts make rotation calls within a sector, or metals in this case, some investors overlook these calls. After all, a firm is just saying they now like one company ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Wal-Mart, Garmin, DSW, Kinder Morgan, Hasbro and More

Stocks were down slightly on Friday morning, in a holding pattern, waiting for something to happen. While stocks recently hit new highs, and while investors believe the Fed will be ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alibaba, Amazon, GoPro, KLA-Tencor, Microsoft, Nokia, NCR and More

Stocks were a bit soft but trading higher on Friday morning in the middle of another volatile week. It is obvious as ever that investors are still able and willing ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, DuPont, Disney, Sirius and More

We are knee-deep in corporate earnings reports and markets are surging to new all-time highs. Investors and traders alike are wondering which stocks to buy and which to sell in ...
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UBS Thinks Steel Is Ready to Shine: Stocks to Buy and Sell

The steel industry tends to go with the pulse of U.S. and international economic growth. Mired in slow growth for years, the top steel stocks became relegated to the Wall ...
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Merrill Lynch Lists Specialty Metals and Mining Stocks to Buy

Last week Merrill Lynch hosted its 30th annual Metals and Mining conference in Barcelona Spain. While there was an overall positive tone at the conference, the big miners left investors ...
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Why Alcoa Could Wreck Earnings Season

Alcoa Inc. (NYSE: AA) is set to kick off first-quarter earnings trends today, and this will mark the start of earnings season. Investors and traders have for years tried to ...
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Analyst Drops Coal and Steel in Favor of Aluminum (BTU, WLT, NUE, ANR, ACI, ATI, RS, KOL)

The coal sector may not yet have found a bottom, or at least the prior gains from the bottom may be short-lived. That is the word from Bank of America/Merrill ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (ADTN, AB, ANH, CRUS, CLWR, CS, XOM, GNC, HAIN, HTS, HPQ, HUM, LLL, NOC, RS, SWY, TXT, TFM, TA, VSI, WFM)

These are the top analyst calls of upgrades, downgrades, and initiations we have seen from Wall Street research calls this Thursday morning. ADTRAN Inc. (NASDAQ: ADTN) cut to Neutral at Credit ...
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