Analyst Upgrades

Are Analysts Too Optimistic on Lululemon After Earnings?

Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ: LULU) released fiscal third-quarter financial results after markets closed Wednesday. Although this quarter was fairly positive, the stock sold off, after having nearly doubled so far ...
Read Full Story »

Why Bristol-Myers Squibb Could Be the Best Large-Cap Pharmaceutical Stock for 2020

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. (NYSE: BMY) may be one of the better alternatives for pharmaceutical and biohealth investors in 2020. Independent research firm Argus, which has none of the traditional potential ...
Read Full Story »

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Adobe, Biogen, Bristol-Myers, Broadcom, Charles Schwab, Ciena, Etsy, Gilead, Oracle, Sarepta, Snap, Wayfair and More

Stocks traded higher to all-time highs on Thursday on news that a China trade deal was very close, seemingly without any cares about impeachment, and the indexes were indicated up ...
Read Full Story »

Why Old-School Legacy Tech Stocks May Be Big 2020 Winners

Some of the biggest moves in technology this year have been from the new giants in the industry. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has almost doubled, and there were big moves ...
Read Full Story »

Why This Analyst Is Staying on the Sidelines on Cisco

Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) has been one of the weakest components of the Dow Jones industrial average so far in 2019, and according to one analyst this might not ...
Read Full Story »

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Autodesk, Bausch Health, Charles Schwab, Darden Restaurants, GE, Home Depot, Kroger, Merit Medical, Starbucks and More

The futures were slightly lower Thursday morning as traders digested Wednesday's final Federal Reserve comments of 2019. Fed Chair Jay Powell held the federal funds rates at the current 1.50% ...
Read Full Story »

Merrill Lynch Makes a Stunning Energy Addition to US 1 List for 2020

With the year and the decade coming to a close, many of the top companies we follow on Wall Street are making some changes to the lists of their high-conviction ...
Read Full Story »

Why Wedbush Sees More Upside in Nike Ahead of Earnings

Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) has been an outstanding Dow Jones industrial average component so far in 2019, despite its exposure to China. Even though trade talks are ongoing and nothing ...
Read Full Story »

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Adobe, AutoZone, CenturyLink, Cigna, Conn’s, Golar LNG, Revolve, Surmodics, UPS and More

The futures traded flat Wednesday morning as the market digests two potential articles of impeachment against the president, and the replacement for NAFTA that was finally agreed upon in the ...
Read Full Story »

5 Top SunTrust Stock Picks for 2020 With Massive Upside Potential

What a year 2019 was for investors. The major indexes are all up over 20%, and markets are hitting record highs. While it's likely 2020 may not have quite the ...
Read Full Story »

Why Wedbush Is Cautious on Homebuilders in 2020

Wedbush has a cautious view of many homebuilders for 2020, after noting that there will be tougher comps in the second half of the year, while it actually sees the ...
Read Full Story »

One Analyst Sees Strong 2020 for McDonald’s, Starbucks, Domino’s and Darden

This year is coming to a close with markets holding near all-time highs. At times like this, analysts like to update their perspectives on sectors and industries, as the new ...
Read Full Story »

Why Stock and Bond Investors May Want to Pursue a Chicken-Bull Strategy in 2020

As 2019 comes to an end and 2020 comes into focus, many analysts, strategists and economists are busy making forecasts for the next year. Some are even looking further out ...
Read Full Story »

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: CSX, Hess, McDonald’s, Netflix, Nike, Oracle, RingCentral, Starbucks, Tesla, VMware and More

Stocks sold off on profit-taking and no major news driving events on Monday, and that was also seen on Tuesday morning, with the Dow Jones industrials and S&P 500 futures ...
Read Full Story »

6 Strong Buy Oil and Gas Stocks Called to Surge in 2020

With the major indexes up over 20% in 2019, which is looking to come in as the best year for investors since 2013, it has been a banner year for ...
Read Full Story »