Analyst Downgrades

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Merrill Lynch Says No Value in Energy: Only 2 Dividends Safe Now

You knew it was coming, and last week brought the very unpleasant truth. ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP) announced a wider-than-expected quarterly loss and revealed plans to slash its dividend to $0.25 ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Athenahealth, Baker Hughes, Cisco, LinkedIn, Orbital-ATK, Tableau and Many More

Stocks were getting pounded on Monday after a rough Friday, on the continuation of oil and a weak Europe, even as China was closed for Chinese New Year. The stock ...
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Why Analysts Are Changing Tune on Exxon, Chevron and ConocoPhillips

The three largest U.S. oil and gas companies have now reported fourth-quarter earnings, and the results were about what most observers expected with one mildly positive surprise. Every one reported ...
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How Analysts View GoPro After Q4 Earnings

GoPro Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) reported its fourth-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Wednesday and analysts began cutting their price targets. 24/7 Wall St. has included some of the ...
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Why Analysts Are Slashing Tableau Software Expectations

Tableau Software Inc. (NYSE: DATA) saw its earnings report turn into an unexpected loss, and the company posted lower than expected license revenues. The news was bad enough that it ...
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How Analysts View Pfizer and Merck After Earnings

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) and Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE: MRK) released their most recent earnings reports last week. As a result, analysts weighed in on both of these pharmaceutical ...
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How Analysts View Ferrari Now After Disappointing Earnings

When Ferrari N.V. (NYSE: RACE) came public in mid-October, the stock priced at the top of its expected range ($52) and opened at $60. After posting a first-day high of ...
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Why Analysts Still See Big Upside in Yahoo Despite the Critics

If you only listened to outside investor pundits or activist investors in the financial media, you might be tricked into thinking that Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ: YHOO) is on the brink of ...
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How Analysts Value Gilead Now After Earnings

Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ: GILD) reported fourth-quarter financial results on Tuesday. As a result, analysts weighed in on this biotech giant and in what direction it might go next. The ...
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Why Analysts Are Giving Up on CIT Group and Ally

Year to date, financial sector stocks have lost about 11%, more than double the 4.4% drop in the energy sector. The Federal Reserve's interest rate hike was supposed to help ...
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How Analysts View Chipotle After a Kitchen-Sink Earnings Report

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) reported fourth-quarter financial results on Tuesday, and this was perhaps one of its most important earnings reports ever, being the first report after the ...
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Analysts Keep Taming National Oilwell Varco Targets

Will there ever be an end to the misery of the oilfield services companies? National Oilwell Varco Inc. (NYSE: NOV) reported fourth-quarter results on Wednesday morning and the stock dropped ...
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11 Key Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades Too Big to Ignore

The stock market was trading handily lower after a mixed but positive strong Employment Situation report from the U.S. Department of Labor. It turns out that many stocks were having ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Coca-Cola, Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan, LinkedIn, Linn Energy, Tableau, Weatherford and Many More

Stocks were indicated lower on Friday after a mixed jobs number in unemployment and payrolls. The market volatility continues, with investors being very mixed as they buy into dips and ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: GoPro, Illumina, Mattel, Match, Peabody, Petrobras, Wayfair, Yahoo and More

Stocks were indicated lower on Thursday after having been in positive territory in the wee-hours of the futures trading. Another rally has been used as an opportunity to sell, even ...
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