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FCAU

Fiat Chrysler

$6.59

0.0101 (0.15%)

, F

Ford

$12.37

-0.115 (-0.92%)

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Unifor head says FCA, Ford 'concerned' with wage gains, Detroit News reports

Fiat Chrysler (FCAU) and Ford (F) are "concerned" with the wage gains won by auto workers in Canada with peer General Motors (GM), The Detroit News reports, citing comments from Unifor President Jerry Dias. According to the labor union leader, Fiat Chrysler and Ford feel the wage increases and signing bonuses will cost them too much, adding that Ford is "not amused" with the changes in the pay grid as it "really just jacks up the numbers so considerably." Reference Link

FCAU

Fiat Chrysler

$6.59

0.0101 (0.15%)

F

Ford

$12.37

-0.115 (-0.92%)

GM

General Motors

$32.33

-0.35 (-1.07%)

  • 25

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FCAU Fiat Chrysler
$6.59

0.0101 (0.15%)

08/09/16
08/09/16
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. Ford (F) initiated with an Underperform, General Motors (GM) initiated with a Hold, and Fiat Chrysler (FCAU) initiated with a Buy at Jefferies. Ford and General Motors were also initiated with a Buy at Seaport Global. 2. AMC Networks (AMCX) initiated with a Hold at Loop Capital. 3. Lionsgate (LGF) initiated with a Buy at Loop Capital. 4. Barrick Gold (ABX) initiated with an Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley. 5. AdvancePierre Foods (APFH) initiated with a Neutral at Goldman, an Outperform at BMO Capital, a Buy at Deutsche Bank, and an Outperform at Credit Suisse. This list is just a portion of The Fly's analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
07/06/16
LEHM
07/06/16
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LEHM
Underweight
Fiat Chrysler downgraded to Underweight from Overweight at Barclays
Barclays analyst Kristina Church double downgraded Fiat Chrysler to Underweight from Overweight and cut her price target for the shares to EUR 5.5 from EUR 10. The company's "highly levered" balance sheet makes it "too risky to own," Church tells investors in a research note.
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On The Fly: Top five analyst downgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst downgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Netflix (NFLX) downgraded to Underperform from Hold at Jefferies with analyst John Janedis saying Netflix's domestic subscriber growth trajectory "may be somewhat flatter" than the market's current expectations. 2. American Airlines (AAL) downgraded to Underperform from Outperform at Credit Suisse with analyst Jule Yates downgrading the airline two notches citing high leverage, weaker free cash flow, and a lofty valuation. 3. AB InBev (BUD) downgraded to Underperform from Sector Perform at RBC Capital with analyst James Edwardes Jones saying he expects normal synergies from the SABMiller (SBMRY) deal but said it will not materially alter AB InBev's volume concentration and lacks additional upside. 4. Fiat Chrysler (FCAU) downgraded to Underweight from Overweight at Barclays with analyst Kristina Church downgrading the stock two notches saying, the company's "highly levered" balance sheet makes it "too risky to own." 5. United Continental (UAL) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Credit Suisse with analyst Jule Yates citing challenging revenue growth heading into Q3. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
08/09/16
JEFF
08/09/16
INITIATION
Target $8.25
JEFF
Buy
Fiat Chrysler initiated with a Buy at Jefferies
Jefferies analyst Philippe Houchois started Fiat Chrysler with a Buy rating and $8.25 price target.
F Ford
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-0.115 (-0.92%)

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GSCO
10/06/16
NO CHANGE
GSCO
Autos and Autos Parts sector downgraded to Cautious from Neutral at Goldman
Goldman analyst David Tamberrino downgraded the Autos and Auto Parts sector to Cautious from Neutral saying the US Auto cycle peaked in 2015 and is being held up by increasing OEM incentives. The analyst said OEM earnings will decline in 2017/2018 as negative pricing and lower production pressure North American results, but expects suppliers' earnings to hold up longer. The analyst sees upside to Delphi (DLPH) and Harman (HAR) given exposure to secular growth areas and upside to Goodyear Tire (GT) given secular HVA tire growth. Tamberrino downgraded Lear (LEA) to Sell citing elevated expectations and valuation, cut BorgWarner (BWA) to Neutral on valuation, downgraded Tesla (TSLA) to Neutral on execution risk and capital deployment, and upgraded AutoNation (AN) to Neutral given a more defensive business.
09/20/16
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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. Ford (F) initiated with a Buy at Nomura. 2. Intel (INTC) was initiated with a Positive at Susquehanna while the firm initiated AMD (AMD) with a Neutral. 3. HSN, Inc. (HSNI) initiated with an Underperform at BofA/Merrill. 4. Bojangles (BOJA) initiated with a Strong Buy at CL King. 5. D.R. Horton (DHI) initiated with an Outperform at Wedbush. This list is just a portion of The Fly's analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
09/20/16
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On The Fly: Top five analyst downgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst downgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Ford (F) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Buckingham with analyst Joseph Amaturo saying he believes North American volume and pricing trends for trucks will deteriorate and is concerned that the passenger car market will remain challenged given stiff competition from Japanese and European OEMs that can heavily discount due to weak currencies. 2. General Mills (GIS) downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at Consumer Edge. 3. Ascena Retail (ASNA) downgraded to Sector Perform from Outperform at RBC Capital and to Perform from Outperform at Oppenheimer. 4. Avnet (AVT) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Stifel and to Sell from Hold at Cross Research. 5. HD Supply (HDS) downgraded to Sector Perform from Outperform at RBC Capital with analyst Deane Dray saying it will take several quarters for the company to address its supply chain errors, and she expects the stock "to stay range bound over the medium term." This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
09/29/16
LOOP
09/29/16
NO CHANGE
Target $115
LOOP
Buy
Loop Capital wonders if Trump is trying to kill Kansas City Southern
Following Monday's presidential debate, Loop Capital analyst Rick Paterson is rethinking his reluctance to believing a potential Donald Trump presidency is a threat to Kansas City Southern's business. Trump opened the debate by attacking Kansas City Southern customer Ford Motor's (F) transplanting of auto assembly plants from the U.S. to Mexico, Paterson tells investors in a research note. KSU was the best performing rail stock and the Mexican peso was 2.5% stronger the day after Hillary Clinton's debate victory, the analyst points out. He views Mexico as a "key growth engine" for both KSU and Union Pacific (UNP). Paterson cites a CNN poll for Clinton's debate victory. The analyst has a Buy rating on KSU with a $115 price target.
GM General Motors
$32.33

-0.35 (-1.07%)

09/19/16
09/19/16
UPGRADE
Target $37

Overweight
General Motors upgraded to Overweight at Morgan Stanley
As previously reported, Morgan Stanley upgraded General Motors to Overweight from Equal Weight and increased its price target to $37 from $29. Analyst Adam Jonas raised near-term earnings estimates 5% above consensus and believes even flat earnings in 2017 and 2018 would be received as a positive surprise by the market. Further, the analyst said investors are underestimating how long the auto cycle can last and that General Motor's earnings and free cash flow could have a materially longer duration than the market is currently discounting. He believes investors are overlooking the time and steps needed for fully autonomous transport and said management has a healthy and realistic acceptance that it can't and should not do everything alone and will likely explore new business structures with the potential of positive values.
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09/19/16
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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. General Motors (GM) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley with analyst Adam Jonas saying he believes even flat earnings in 2017 and 2018 would be received as a positive surprise by the market. 2. Wells Fargo (WFC) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Baird analyst David George saying he believes the recent pullback is a buying opportunity. 3. Lockheed Martin (LMT) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo with analyst Sam Pearlstein saying he believes the company's earnings can grow 20% per year through 2020. 4. U.S. Steel (X), AK Steel (AKS), and Olympic Steel (ZEUS) were upgraded to Sector Weight from Underweight at KeyBanc with analyst Ivan Marcuse saying the stocks at current levels better reflect the more competitive market conditions he expects in Q4 and 2017. 5. Mattel (MAT) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Monness Crespi. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
09/20/16
NOMU
09/20/16
INITIATION
Target $33
NOMU
Neutral
General Motors initiated with a Neutral at Nomura
Nomura analyst Anindya Das initiated General Motors with a Neutral and a $33 price target. The analyst said General Motors has significant exposure to the Chinese auto market and is concerned about pricing pressures in the market. Further, the company has yet to break even in Europe on an annual basis and its near-term prospects are clouded by Brexit uncertainties.

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