Tuesday, January 24, 2017

McDonald’s (MCD) reports Q4 earnings of $1.44

McDonald’s (MCD) reports Q4 earnings of $1.44 McDonald’s (MCD) has reported Q4 earnings of $1.44, $0.03 better than analyst estimates of $1.41. Revenue was also above analysts’ expectations of $5.99 billion coming in at $6.03 billion. McDonald’s President and CEO Steve Easterbrook. Said the following: “Throughout 2016, we worked diligently to lay the groundwork for our […]

20th Jan Broker Views

      UK Broker views broker forecasts Share Upgrades Share Downgrades   Barclays PLC Reiterates Acacia Mining PLC (ACA) at Equal weight Price target = 390p Jefferies Group Reiterates AstraZeneca plc (AZN) at Buy Price target = 5,400p Credit Suisse Group AG rates AVEVA Group plc (AVV) at Outperform and Raises Target to 2,200p […]

Stocks and Mutual Funds

While some may find that idea of comparing stocks to mutual funds a little bit odd, since mutual funds are often made up of stocks, bonds, or some combination of the two, it is quite necessary to compare the two when it comes to deciding what is best for your financial outlook. Some of the […]

McDonalds’ Sells Most of China Business

McDonalds’ Sells Most of China Business  McDonald’s Corp (MCD.N) is to sell the majority of its China and Hong Kong business to CITIC Ltd (0267.HK) and Carlyle Group LP (CG.O) for up to $2.1 billion. The company currently operates more than 2,400 restaurants in China and around 240 in Hong Kong. The proposed partnership plans […]

Greif Bros. Stock upgraded by Baird

Greif Bros. Stock upgraded by Baird Greif Bros. Corporation (NYSE:GEF)  equities researchers at Robert W. Baird  upgraded Greif to an “outperform” rating in a note issued on Wednesday 4th January. Othe equities research analysts have also reported on the stock with BMO Capital Markets downgrading shares of Greif Bros. Corporation to an “underperform” from a […]

Tesla (TSLA) top stock pick for 2017

Tesla (TSLA) top stock pick for 2017, says Baird analyst – energy storage business is not priced into the stock as Model 3 could exceed expectations. Ben Kallo, analyst at Baird has named Tesla Motors (NASDAQ: TSLA) his top pick for 2017 offering a price target of $338. “We think the ramp of Tesla Energy and […]

16th Jan Broker Views Upgrades Downgrades

16th Jan Broker Views Share upgrades Share Downgrades UK Beaufort Securities Upgrades ASOS plc (ASC) to Buy Peel Hunt Upgrades Ashmore Group plc (ASHM) to Hold Price target = 300p Kepler Capital Markets Upgrades easyJet plc (EZJ) to Hold Price target = 1,053p Jefferies Group Reiterates Acacia Mining PLC (ACA) at Buy Price target = […]

13th Jan Broker Forecasts & Views

Broker Forecasts Views Share upgrades shares downgrades UK Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Upgrades Ascential PLC (ASCL) to Conviction-Buy Price target = 356p Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Upgrades ITV plc (ITV) to Conviction-Buy Price target = 263p Berenberg Bank Upgrades Randgold Resources Limited (RRS) to Buy Price target = 7,400p Peel Hunt Downgrades  Dunelm Group plc […]

12th Jan Broker Forecasts & Views

UK Broker views forecasts analyst views upgrades downgrades Liberum Capital Reiterates Associated British Foods plc (ABF) to Buy Price target = 3,100p Macquarie Reiterates Admiral Group plc (ADM) to Underperform Price target = 1,542p Panmure Gordon Reiterates AO World PLC (AO) to Sell Price target = 123p Deutsche Bank AG Upgrades Hays plc (HAS) to […]

11th Jan Broker Forecasts & Views

Broker forecasts views share upgrades share downgrades UK Panmure Gordon Reiterates Ariana Resources plc (AAU) at Buy  Price target 271p Peel Hunt Lowers Target at Acacia Mining PLC (ACA) to Reduce Price target 362p Peel Hunt Reiterates Acal plc (ACL) at Buy Price target = 315p Peel Hunt Raises Target at Antofagasta plc (ANTO) to […]

10th Jan Broker Views & Forecasts

UK Broker forecasts, analyst views, share upgrades, share downgrades Barclays Upgrades KCOM Group PLC (KCOM) to Equal weight Price target = 105p Barclays Upgrades Robert Half International (RHI) to Equal Weight  Goldman Sachs Upgrades Vodafone Group PLC (VOD) to Buy                        Credit Suisse Group Upgrades Whitbread plc (WTB) to Outperform Price target = 4,550p Sanford C. […]

9th Jan Broker views broker forecasts

Broker views broker forecasts Share Upgrades Share Downgrades UK 09-Jan-17             N 1 Singer  Reiterates Servelec Group(SERV) at Buy Price target = 310.00p 09-Jan-17             N 1 Singer  Reiterates Cineworld Group(CINE) at Buy Price target = 635.00p 09-Jan-17             N 1 Singer  Reiterates Reneuron Group(RENE) at Buy Price target = 9.00p 09-Jan-17             N 1 Singer  Reiterates Iqe(IQE) at […]

6th Jan Broker Forecasts (UK & US)

UK Broker forecasts, share upgrades, share downgrades. LLOY, PSN, FSJ, UK & US. Analysts forecasts Canaccord Genuity          Upgrades James Fisher & Sons plc (FSJ)  to Hold Price target £16.00p Barclays PLC       Upgrades Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LLOY) to Overweight Price Target 75p Numis Securities Ltd       Upgrades Persimmon plc (PSN) to Add Price Target £22.00p Broker […]

5th Jan Broker Forecasts

Broker forecasts, upgrades, downgrades, Next, NXT, Premier Oil, RDSB 05-Jan-17             Berenberg Bank  Reiterates Breedon Group(BREE) at  Buy Price target =85.00p 05-Jan-17             Berenberg Bank  Reiterates Next(NXT) at  Hold   Price target = 4,000.00p 04-Jan-17             Deutsche Bank Upgraded Mccarthy & Stone(MCS) to Buy Price target = 211.00p 04-Jan-17             RBC Capital Upgraded Shell ‘b'(RDSB) to Outperform Price target = […]