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Closing price July 10, 2020
The top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen on Thursday morning include Advanced Micro Devices, Cree, Fitbit, Hess, Juniper Networks, Lululemon Athletica and Priceline.
The personal computer business globally is in trouble, and the hardest hit large manufacturer is Apple, maker of the decades old Mac.
Merrill Lynch feels an OPEC production cut in November could push market share to non-OPEC producers, especially those in the U.S. shales, and that in turn could be big for oilfield services.
The top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen on Thursday morning include Apple, AT&T, Autodesk, Bluebird Bio, Monsanto and Sarepta Therapeutics.
The volatility in the markets have shaken some of the top dividend leaders and may be giving long-term investors a great buying opportunity.
It’s getting harder and harder for investors seeking income. Most investors are looking for yields that are at least 4% and have some degree of safety as well.
While the spot price of oil may remain volatile, buying the top land drillers with exposure in the best basin play in the United States makes good sense for aggressive growth investors.
If there is one segment that could be a solid shot for long-term investors it is oilfield services. Merrill Lynch is bullish on these three stocks.
The top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen on Tuesday morning include Coeur Mining, Laredo Petroleum, Marathon Oil, Nike and Statoil.
In a new research report, Merrill Lynch reinstates coverage of oil field services with what they analysts call a “selective” view.
RBC has three stocks in the oilfield services sector that look particularly well positioned now. They make good sense for investors looking to add oilfield services stocks to a portfolio.
Keeping with more conservative large cap sector leaders makes sense for investors looking to add some oil services exposure to their portfolios.
Goldman Sachs now sees a higher floor in oil and is making key changes in its ratings on oil and gas stocks. There are some caveats, though.
Friday’s top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations include Cablevision, Chipotle Mexican Grill, Flextronics, GoPro, Nabors, Ocwen Financial, Pier 1 Imports and Staples.
UBS has three top land drillers that are rated Buy, and they all could bring patient investors solid returns in 2016 and beyond.