Breaking News Instant updates and real-time market news.

KLAC

KLA-Tencor

$71.21

0.91 (1.29%)

, LRCX

Lam Research

$96.17

1.34 (1.41%)

06:31
10/06/16
10/06
06:31
10/06/16
06:31

KLA-Tencor upgraded to Buy from Neutral at B. Riley

B. Riley analyst Craig Ellis upgraded KLA-Tencor (KLAC) to Buy and raised his price target for the shares to $86 from $78 after the company discontinued its proposed merger with Lam Research (LRCX).

KLAC

KLA-Tencor

$71.21

0.91 (1.29%)

LRCX

Lam Research

$96.17

1.34 (1.41%)

  • 19

    Oct

  • 18

    Nov

KLAC KLA-Tencor
$71.21

0.91 (1.29%)

08/29/16
08/29/16
UPGRADE

On The Fly: Top five analyst upgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst upgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. T-Mobile (TMUS) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo, with analyst Jennifer Fritzsche saying the company's free cash flow should ramp significantly in 2017. T-Mobile should also see continued positive momentum in subscriber growth and be helped by M&A speculation post the Presidential election, said Fritzsche, who raised her price target range for the shares to $52-$54 from $48-$50. 2. KLA-Tencor (KLAC) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Cowen by analyst Timothy Arcuri, who views the shares as "too interesting to ignore" regardless of the Lam Research (LRCX) deal outcome. KLA's risk/reward, even if the deal breaks, is now 3:1 to the upside, which is hard to find in semis, Arcuri tells investors in a research note. 3. Allegheny Technologies (ATI) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Deutsche Bank, with Deutsche Bank analyst Jorge Beristain saying leverage concerns have eased following the closure of the company's Rowley facility. Management is acting to exit low-margin stainless products, said Beristain. 4. CBL & Associates (CBL) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Jefferies, as analyst Omotayo Okusanya thinks "several issues" that have been an overhang on the shares are now resolved or are in the process of resolution. The company's portfolio quality is rising while its balance sheet is in better shape, Okusanya tells investors. 5. AstraZeneca upgraded to Buy from Hold at Argus. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
09/08/16
SBSH
09/08/16
NO CHANGE
Target $102
SBSH
Buy
Citi stil sees risk in Lam, KLA-Tencor merger deal
Dealreporter yesterday published an article yesterday stating that Lam Research (LRCX) is in discussions with China's MOFCOM to resolve deal concerns, Citi analyst Atif Malik tells investors in a research note. The analyst continues to see risk in Lam, KLA-Tencor (KLAC) deal on decreased competition concerns with regulators. He adds that equipment peers at the Citi Technology conference this week spoke of concentration concerns with the deal. Malik has a Buy rating on Lam with a $102 price target.
09/13/16
FBCO
09/13/16
UPGRADE
Target $85
FBCO
Outperform
KLA-Tencor upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Credit Suisse
Credit Suisse analyst Farham Ahmad upgraded KLA-Tencor (KLAC) to Outperform and raised its price target to $85 from $82. Ahmad does not expect the Lam Research (LRCX) merger to go through but views KLA-Tencor as attractive on a standalone valuations. The analyst's FY17 earnings estimate of $5.34 is 11% above the Street, and he sees potential for multiple expansion driven by OpM and 3% dividend yield.
10/03/16
FBCO
10/03/16
NO CHANGE
Target $85
FBCO
Outperform
KLA-Tencor added to US Focus List at Credit Suisse
Credit Suisse analyst Farhan Ahmad added KLA-Tencor to the US Focus List and reiterated his views that shares are very attractive in near term given upside his estimates, 2H 2016/CY17 earnings are 10%/7% above Street. The analyst has greater conviction that stock is already pricing in the breakup of the proposed Lam Research (LRCX) merger following meetings and calls with investors over the last few weeks, and sees significant interest in KLA-Tencor shares from investors. Ahmad commented on investor concerns and thinks Gen 5 will take share from Ebeam inspection, Foundry 28nm capex from China could be a 2018 growth driver, and believes valuation reflects the merger and sees upside expansion to the multiple. Ahmad rates KLA-Tencor an Outperform with an $85 price target.
LRCX Lam Research
$96.17

1.34 (1.41%)

08/29/16
COWN
08/29/16
UPGRADE
Target $80
COWN
Outperform
KLA-Tencor upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Cowen
Cowen analyst Timothy Arcuri upgraded KLA-Tencor (KLAC) to Outperform saying the shares are now "too interesting to ignore" regardless of the Lam Research (LRCX) deal outcome. KLA's risk/reward, even if the deal breaks, is now 3:1 to the upside, which is hard to find in semis, Arcuri tells investors in a research note. Intel (INTC) pushback likely explains recent deal delays, the analyst contends. He has an $80 price target for KLA-Tencor shares.
10/05/16
RBCM
10/05/16
NO CHANGE
RBCM
Micron report reads positively for Applied Materials, Lam, says RBC Capital
Following Micron's (MU) quarterly report and guidance, RBC Capital Amit Daryanani said he sees positive read-through from the report for Applied Materials (AMAT), Lam Research (LRCX), ASML (ASML), Western Digital (WDC) and Intel (INTC). Micron management expects capex spending of $4.8B-$5.2B for FY17, noted Daryanani, who believes continued 3D NAND spending will benefit Applied and Lam the most.

TODAY'S FREE FLY STORIES

CBI

CB&I

$20.79

0.7683 (3.84%)

13:40
06/28/17
06/28
13:40
06/28/17
13:40
Options
Call buyer opens a big new position in Chicago Bridge and Iron »

Call buyer opens a big…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

13:40
06/28/17
06/28
13:40
06/28/17
13:40
General news
FX Action: USD-JPY »

FX Action: USD-JPY has…

EGO

Eldorado Gold

$2.72

-0.1 (-3.55%)

13:37
06/28/17
06/28
13:37
06/28/17
13:37
Downgrade
Eldorado Gold rating change  »

Eldorado Gold downgraded…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 28

    Jul

GOOS

Canada Goose

$20.60

-0.49 (-2.32%)

13:30
06/28/17
06/28
13:30
06/28/17
13:30
Upgrade
Canada Goose rating change  »

Canada Goose upgraded to…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 28

    Jun

13:25
06/28/17
06/28
13:25
06/28/17
13:25
Conference/Events
JPMorgan life sciences analyst holds an analyst/industry conference call »

Life Science Tools &…

MU

Micron

$31.66

-0.84 (-2.58%)

13:24
06/28/17
06/28
13:24
06/28/17
13:24
Hot Stocks
Nanya Technology lowers Micron stake to 4.17% with recent sale of 11.6M shares »

In a regulatory filing,…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 29

    Jun

  • 29

    Aug

BPY

Brookfield Property

$24.08

0.34 (1.43%)

13:22
06/28/17
06/28
13:22
06/28/17
13:22
Conference/Events
Brookfield Property management to meet with RBC Capital »

Meetings to be held in…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 28

    Jun

13:20
06/28/17
06/28
13:20
06/28/17
13:20
General news
Treasury's $28 B 7-year auction results fell to the soft side »

Treasury's $28 B…

BPOP

Popular

$39.33

0.16 (0.41%)

13:19
06/28/17
06/28
13:19
06/28/17
13:19
Conference/Events
Popular management to meet with RBC Capital »

Meeting to be held in…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 28

    Jun

  • 26

    Sep

  • 27

    Sep

$NSD

NASDAQ Market Internals

13:17
06/28/17
06/28
13:17
06/28/17
13:17
Technical Analysis
NASDAQ market internals summary »

Volume is average for…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

MEOH

Methanex

$42.30

0.4 (0.95%)

13:16
06/28/17
06/28
13:16
06/28/17
13:16
Conference/Events
Methanex management to meet with RBC Capital »

Meeting to be held in…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 28

    Jun

$NYE

NYSE Market Internals

13:16
06/28/17
06/28
13:16
06/28/17
13:16
Technical Analysis
NYSE market internals summary »

Volume is average for…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

13:15
06/28/17
06/28
13:15
06/28/17
13:15
General news
Treasury Action: intermediate yields ticked higher »

Treasury Action:…

CS

Credit Suisse

$14.45

0.2 (1.40%)

13:14
06/28/17
06/28
13:14
06/28/17
13:14
Syndicate
Breaking Syndicate news story on Credit Suisse »

Credit Suisse files $85B…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

IMGN

ImmunoGen

$6.54

-0.28 (-4.11%)

13:12
06/28/17
06/28
13:12
06/28/17
13:12
Conference/Events
ImmunoGen management to meet with RBC Capital »

Meeting to be held in…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 28

    Jun

  • 28

    Jun

VZ

Verizon

$44.85

0.005 (0.01%)

, GOOG

Alphabet

$927.33

-24.94 (-2.62%)

13:09
06/28/17
06/28
13:09
06/28/17
13:09
Periodicals
Verizon explores pooling consumer data with other wireless firms, BI says »

After closing its…

VZ

Verizon

$44.85

0.005 (0.01%)

GOOG

Alphabet

$927.33

-24.94 (-2.62%)

GOOGL

Alphabet Class A

$948.09

-24 (-2.47%)

FB

Facebook

$150.58

-3.01 (-1.96%)

TMUS

T-Mobile

$61.01

-2.14 (-3.39%)

S

Sprint

$8.14

-0.04 (-0.49%)

VOD

Vodafone

$28.65

-0.145 (-0.50%)

TEF

Telefonica

$10.53

-0.1 (-0.94%)

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 28

    Jun

  • 28

    Jun

  • 19

    Jul

  • 27

    Jul

  • 03

    Aug

MIC

Macquarie Infrastructure

$79.18

0.8299 (1.06%)

13:09
06/28/17
06/28
13:09
06/28/17
13:09
Conference/Events
Macquarie Infrastructure management to meet with RBC Capital »

Meeting to be held in the…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 28

    Jun

  • 18

    Jul

  • 19

    Jul

13:05
06/28/17
06/28
13:05
06/28/17
13:05
General news
7-Yr Note Auction Coupon Rate data reported »

7-Yr Note Auction Coupon…

13:05
06/28/17
06/28
13:05
06/28/17
13:05
General news
7-Yr Note Auction Total Amount data reported »

7-Yr Note Auction Total…

13:05
06/28/17
06/28
13:05
06/28/17
13:05
General news
Treasury Option Action: bullish 10-year positioning »

Treasury Option Action:…

MTCH

Match Group

$17.50

-0.295 (-1.66%)

13:04
06/28/17
06/28
13:04
06/28/17
13:04
Hot Stocks
Tinder introduces Tinder Gold premium service »

Match Group's Tinder…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

RAD

Rite Aid

$4.04

0.2989 (7.99%)

, WBA

Walgreens Boots Alliance

$77.26

-0.27 (-0.35%)

13:02
06/28/17
06/28
13:02
06/28/17
13:02
Earnings
Notable companies reporting before tomorrow's open »

Notable companies…

RAD

Rite Aid

$4.04

0.2989 (7.99%)

WBA

Walgreens Boots Alliance

$77.26

-0.27 (-0.35%)

MKC

McCormick

$98.40

-0.135 (-0.14%)

LNN

Lindsay

$87.92

1.32 (1.52%)

GBX

Greenbrier

$50.15

0.7 (1.42%)

CAG

Conagra Brands

$37.53

0.525 (1.42%)

STZ

Constellation Brands

$183.93

1.65 (0.91%)

AYI

Acuity Brands

$180.03

4.695 (2.68%)

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 29

    Jun

  • 29

    Jun

  • 29

    Jun

  • 29

    Jun

  • 29

    Jun

  • 29

    Jun

  • 29

    Jun

  • 07

    Jul

GOOG

Alphabet

$927.33

-24.94 (-2.62%)

, GOOGL

Alphabet Class A

$948.09

-24 (-2.47%)

13:02
06/28/17
06/28
13:02
06/28/17
13:02
Periodicals
Alphabet sought to sell Nest last year, Reuters reports »

At a certain point in…

GOOG

Alphabet

$927.33

-24.94 (-2.62%)

GOOGL

Alphabet Class A

$948.09

-24 (-2.47%)

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 28

    Jun

  • 28

    Jun

  • 19

    Jul

PIR

Pier 1 Imports

$5.42

0.0799 (1.50%)

, SHLM

A. Schulman

$27.50

-1.05 (-3.68%)

13:02
06/28/17
06/28
13:02
06/28/17
13:02
Earnings
Notable companies reporting after market close »

Notable companies…

PIR

Pier 1 Imports

$5.42

0.0799 (1.50%)

SHLM

A. Schulman

$27.50

-1.05 (-3.68%)

PRGS

Progress Software

$30.08

-0.16 (-0.53%)

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 28

    Jun

  • 28

    Jun

  • 29

    Jun

AMZN

Amazon.com

$976.78

-17.2 (-1.73%)

, GOOG

Alphabet

$927.33

-24.94 (-2.62%)

13:00
06/28/17
06/28
13:00
06/28/17
13:00
Hot Stocks
Best Buy to launch Amazon Alexa, Google Home 'experiences' in 700 stores »

Best Buy (BBY) announced…

AMZN

Amazon.com

$976.78

-17.2 (-1.73%)

GOOG

Alphabet

$927.33

-24.94 (-2.62%)

GOOGL

Alphabet Class A

$948.09

-24 (-2.47%)

BBY

Best Buy

$56.96

0.78 (1.39%)

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 28

    Jun

  • 28

    Jun

  • 19

    Jul

  • 29

    Aug

Get Full Fly Access

Breaking market intelligence sent straight to you
Our team of experts analyze every news story and filter out the noise to deliver real-time market moving news.
Up-to-date information on important industry events
Get real-time updates on events that are moving the market—from conferences and calls to syndicate announcements.
News focused on the companies in your portfolio
Create up to 12 portfolios with 150 stocks each, and see how active they are in market news.