Analyst Upgrades

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Why Many More Analysts Are Finally Getting Bullish on Apple Again

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) managed to offer a positive surprise with its earnings report. One thing that stood out was an unexpectedly better iPhone sales, on a relative basis. This was ...
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Why Merrill Lynch Sees Enterprise Products and Top MLPs Rising Higher After Earnings

With oil prices down over 15% from the highs recently posted, some have become a touch nervous on the energy sector. The reality is this is probably a pretty normal ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, BP, SunPower, Twitter, United Tech, Linear Tech, Analog Devices and More

The Dow and S&P 500 recently hit new highs, and investors keep shrugging off every bit of bad news and uncertainty. Even the high valuations are not keeping investors from ...
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JPMorgan Bullish on Biotech: 3 Top Picks to Buy Now

We have noted recently that large pharmaceuticals and biotech have been hammered, and now may be offering outstanding total return potential. While the larger pharmaceutical stocks have done better recently, the ...
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What Analysts Expect From Boeing Q2 Earnings

When aerospace giant Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) reports second-quarter earnings before the markets open Wednesday, the company is expected to post a net loss per share of $0.92. That compares ...
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Why Analysts Are Thinking M&A Is Back on the Table for Gilead

Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ: GILD) reported its second-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Monday. In the report we saw weakening trends in the hepatitis C vaccine (HCV) segment, ...
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Top 4 Jefferies Internet Picks for Rest of 2016 After Earnings

With most major tech earnings imminent, it is important to consider what the major companies dominating the internet are expected to do for earnings and what will be their key ...
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Why Deutsche Bank Still Loves These 3 Utilities Stocks

One thing is for sure on Wall Street, it takes two to have a horse-race, and there is never any lack of viewpoints when it comes to sectors and stocks. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Gilead, Sprint, Starbucks, Southwest Air, Texas Instruments, Disney, Nordstrom and More

Stocks hit a new high last week and are effectively looking for direction as very mixed earnings are coming with the start of a two-day Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) ...
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Top Analyst Thinks Big Pharmaceutical Stocks Will Outperform the Rest of 2016

Ever since the Hillary Clinton high drug price tweet in September of last year, the major pharmaceuticals and biotechs have struggled, and while performance has improved over the past quarter, ...
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Will Verizon Follow the Same Earnings Path as AT&T

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) is scheduled to release its most recent earnings report before markets open on Tuesday. Ahead of this earnings report, this telecom giant announced that it ...
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Why GE Could Generate Gains of Over 15% in the Next Year

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) is a leading blue-chip industrial company that some analysts believe is poised to generate high single-digit earnings growth over the next five years. One independent ...
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Gold Analysts Duel Over Yamana and Eldorado

It is no secret that gold rallied during the first half of 2016. What still seems like a secret midyear is that there were truly very few gold bulls at ...
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Top China Companies Among Jefferies Growth Stocks to Buy

With the markets continuing to print new highs, and interest rates continuing to hover near lows, the market is getting a much more difficult place to find stocks to buy ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Allergan, GE, HP Enterprise, Southwest Air, Williams Companies and More

Stocks hit a new high last week and were trying to open marginally higher on Monday morning. From low rates to Brexit, and from high valuations with a low VIX, ...
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