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EWBC

East West Bancorp

$37.39

0.88 (2.41%)

, JCI

Johnson Controls

$45.47

-0.87 (-1.88%)

08:02
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08:02

East West Bancorp names Gregory Guyett as president and COO

East West Bancorp (EWBC) announced the appointment of Gregory L. Guyett as President and COO of East West Bancorp and East West Bank. Reporting to Dominic Ng, Chairman and CEO. Guyett will be responsible for commercial banking business, including lending, deposit, operations and support functions, international banking, treasury management, and information technology. Guyett most recently was Executive Vice President of Corporate Development at Johnson Controls (JCI).

EWBC

East West Bancorp

$37.39

0.88 (2.41%)

JCI

Johnson Controls

$45.47

-0.87 (-1.88%)

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EWBC East West Bancorp
$37.39

0.88 (2.41%)

07/22/16
MACQ
07/22/16
UPGRADE
Target $40
MACQ
Outperform
East West Bancorp upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Macquarie
Macquarie analyst John Moran upgraded East West Bancorp to Outperform saying concerns around opex related to BSA/AML build out and China exposure are overdone and valuation is attractive. The analyst has a $40 price target on East West Bancorp shares.
04/28/16
KBWI
04/28/16
DOWNGRADE
Target $41
KBWI
Market Perform
East West Bancorp downgraded to Market Perform at Keefe Bruyette
Keefe Bruyette downgraded East West Bancorp to Market Perform from Outperform after transferring coverage to analyst Christopher McGratty. The analyst believes a regulatory overhang remains on the shares and lowered his price target to $41 from $44.
02/08/16
DBAB
02/08/16
NO CHANGE
DBAB
FCB Financial added to Top Picks list at Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank analyst Dave Rochester added FCB Financial (FCB) to his Mid Cap Banks Top Picks list while removing East West Bancorp (EWBC). FCB has "material" excess capital and "pristine" credit, Rochester tells investors in a research note. He thinks East West shares will be "in the penalty box near-term" on management's surprise expense range boost. The analyst keeps a Buy rating on both names.
01/14/16
01/14/16
UPGRADE

On The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
Today's noteworthy upgrades include: Agnico Eagle (AEM) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Barclays... Allegion (ALLE) upgraded to Outperform from In-Line at Imperial Capital... BHP Billiton (BHP) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Citi... BankUnited (BKU) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at BMO Capital... CSX (CSX) upgraded to Buy from Hold at BB&T... Cabot Oil & Gas (COG) upgraded to Buy from Accumulate at Tudor Pickering... Chipotle (CMG) upgraded to Buy at CLSA on signs that "all clear" imminent... Commonwealth Bank Australia (CBAUY) upgraded to Neutral from Sell at Goldman... Diamondback Energy (FANG) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Cowen... EQT Corporation (EQT) upgraded to Buy from Accumulate at Tudor Pickering... East West Bancorp (EWBC) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at BMO Capital... Franco-Nevada (FNV) upgraded to Equal Weight from Underweight at Barclays... Illinois Tool Works (ITW) upgraded to Equal Weight from Underweight at Morgan Stanley... Infosys (INFY) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Credit Suisse... MetLife (MET) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Macquarie... Rudolph Technologies (RTEC) upgraded on valuation at Stifel... Targa Resources Partners (NGLS) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Jefferies... Targa Resources (TRGP) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Jefferies... U.S. Bancorp (USB) upgraded to Outperform at Baird... Vail Resorts (MTN) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at MKM Partners.
JCI Johnson Controls
$45.47

-0.87 (-1.88%)

09/28/16
09/28/16
INITIATION

On The Fly: Top five analyst initiations
Catch up on today's top five analyst initiations with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Amazon.com (AMZN) reinitiated with a Buy at Nomura. 2. Cabot Oil & Gas (COG) coverage assumed with a Buy at GMP Securities. 3. Johnson Controls (JCI) initiated with an Outperform at Cowen. 4. Check Point (CHKP) initiated with an Overweight at Piper Jaffray. 5. Duke Realty (DRE) initiated with a Neutral at Mizuho. This list is just a portion of The Fly's analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
09/28/16
COWN
09/28/16
INITIATION
Target $52
COWN
Outperform
Johnson Controls initiated with an Outperform at Cowen
Cowen analyst Gautam Khanna initiated coverage of the "new" Johnson Controls (JCI), which was formed via the merger of Tyco (TYC) and legacy Johnson Controls, with an Outperform rating and $52 price target, citing the visibility for 13%-15% adjusted EPS growth through FY18 as well as cyclical tailwinds and strong management.
09/16/16
BERN
09/16/16
INITIATION
BERN
Outperform
Johnson Controls initiated with an Outperform at Bernstein
Bernstein analyst Steven Winoker expects $1B in synergies from Johnson Controls' (JCI) merger with Tyco (TYC), enabling Johnson Controls' EPs to rise by mid-teen percentage levels. The analyst expects the company's core business to grow at 3%-4% over the next two plus years, driven by strength in its building systems and batteries businesses. Over the longer term ,he expects the company to benefit from strength in "integrated building controls systems and data analysis services." Target $57.
09/09/16
ATLE
09/09/16
INITIATION
Target $59
ATLE
Johnson Controls coverage assumed with an Overweight at Atlantic Equities
Atlantic Equities assumed coverage on Johnson Controls with an Overweight and $59 price target.

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