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Petrobras

$9.70

0.37 (3.97%)

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Petrobras sends documents to fuel unit bidders, Reuters reports

Petrobras has sent documents to possible bidders presenting the sale of subsidiary Petrobras Distribuidora SA, formally launching a reworked plan to sell a stake in the fuel unit, Reuters reports. In a securities filing, Petrobras said an unnamed financial advisor will oversee the sale of a 51% voting stake in the subsidiary, commonly known as BR Distribuidora, the report added. Reference Link

PBR Petrobras
$9.70

0.37 (3.97%)

09/13/16
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09/13/16
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Petrobras downgraded to Hold from Buy at Tudor Pickering
Tudor Pickering analyst Anish Kapadia downgraded Petrobras to Hold citing share performance year-to-date.
09/15/16
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09/15/16
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Petrobras upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at Macquarie
Macquarie analyst Giacomo Romeo upgraded Petrobras to Neutral saying near-term liquidity is less concerning after recent divestitures, an improved political outlook, and the re-gained access to the bond market.
09/15/16
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On The Fly: Top five analyst upgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst upgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Transocean (RIG) upgraded to Hold from Sell at Canaccord with analyst Alex Brooks citing valuation. 2. Dick's Sporting (DKS) upgraded to Outperform from Perform at Oppenheimer analyst Brian Nagel citing the potential for better near-term sales trends as "weaker players" in sporting goods retail fail. 3. Akorn (AKRX) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at Piper Jaffray with analyst David Amsellem saying volume trends across the company's commercial portfolio suggests the base business is "on sustainable footing." 4. Petrobras (PBR) upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at Macquarie with analyst Giacomo Romeo saying near-term liquidity is less concerning after recent divestitures, an improved political outlook, and the re-gained access to the bond market. 5. bluebird bio (BLUE) upgraded to Conviction Buy from Buy at Goldman with analyst Salveen Richter saying he expects Gen2 data versus Gen1 data at the October 13 R&D day to show substantial efficacy improvements, which is underappreciated by the Street, a full LentiGlobin update at ASH scheduled for December 3-6, the unveiling of the CAR T/gene editing programs, and two pivotal readouts in mid-17 that will result in a transition to commercial focus. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
09/21/16
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Petrobras upgraded to Market Perform from Underperform at Raymond James
Raymond James analyst Pavel Molchanov upgraded Petrobras to Market Perform following the release of the 2017-2021 Business Plan yesterday. The analyst said 2017 guidance was worse than expected and 2021 guidance is too aggressive, but the bar has been set low and there isn't much room for near-term disappointment.

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