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GE

General Electric

$29.27

-0.23 (-0.78%)

, CAT

Caterpillar

$89.29

-0.13 (-0.15%)

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GE, Caterpillar invest in autonomous robot startup Clearpath, Fortune reports

The Venture Capital arms of both GE (GE) and Caterpillar (CAT) recently invested in Clearpath Robotics, a Canadian startup focused on developing autonomous robots for factories, according to Fortune. The investment by GE and Caterpillar was a part of larger $30M Series B investment in Clearpath that was led by iNovia Capital. Clearpath will use the new capital to improve its robots and hire more employees, the report says. Reference Link

GE

General Electric

$29.27

-0.23 (-0.78%)

CAT

Caterpillar

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-0.13 (-0.15%)

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GE General Electric
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Underweight
JPMorgan keeps Underweight on GE following SIFI news
JPMorgan analyst C. Stephen Tusa says that while the removal of the Systemically Important Financial Institution designation came sooner than expected, it does not change his fundamental view of General Electric shares. The company's earnings and free cash flow outlook remain unchanged, and its stock remains expensive at current levels, Tusa tells investors in a research note. He keeps an Underweight rating on shares of GE.
07/22/16
STPT
07/22/16
INITIATION
Target $26
STPT
Sell
General Electric initiated with a Sell at Standpoint Research
Target $26.
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Catch up on today's top analyst initiations with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. General Electric (GE) initiated with a Sell at Standpoint Research. 2. Williams (WMB) and Williams Partners (WPZ) resumed with a Neutral at Citi. 3. Nevro (NVRO) initiated with an Overweight at Piper Jaffray. 4. Universal Electronics (UEIC) initiated with a Buy at Sidoti. This list is just a portion of The Fly's analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
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General Electric deal a long-term positive, says Bernstein
After GE acquired two European 3D printer companies, Bernstein analyst Steven Winoker says that the transaction will enable GE to more easily integrate 3D printing into its businesses. The analyst says that the productivity benefits that GE can realize from the deal are "self-evident," and he predicts that the deal will save GE money over the long-term. Winoker keeps a Market Perform rating on the stock.
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Deutsche Bank starts U.S. Machinery group with 'cautious view'
Deutsche Bank analysts Nicole DeBlase, Saree Boroditsky, and Kevin Marek initiated the U.S. Machinery group with a "cautious view." While the analysts see the natural resource markets as having bottomed, they also only expect "low-single digit industry organic growth through 2020." The team's top pick is Caterpillar (CAT), and they are also positive on Oshkosh Corp (OSK) and Wabtec (WAB), all of which are Buy rated, but are negative on CNH Industrial (CNHI) and Cummins (CMI), which are Sell rated.
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Catch up on today's top analyst initiations with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Navistar (NAV) initiated with a Hold at Deutsche Bank. 2. Barrick Gold (ABX) initiated with a Sell at Berenberg while the firm initiated Randgold (GOLD), Kinross Gold (KGC), and Goldcorp (GG) with a Hold. 3. 3. After the close on Tuesday, Deutsche Bank analysts Nicole DeBlase, Saree Boroditsky, and Kevin Marek initiated the U.S. Machinery group with a "cautious view." Oshkosh (OSK), Caterpillar (CAT), and Wabtec (WAB) were initiated with Buy ratings at Deutsche Bank, while the firm initiated Cummins (CMI) and CNH Industrial (CNHI) with Sell ratings. The firm also initiated Deere (DE), AGCO (AGCO), Terex (TEX), PACCAR (PCAR), WABCO (WBC), and United Rentals (URI) with Hold ratings. This list is just a portion of The Fly's analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
09/19/16
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09/19/16
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Caterpillar downgraded to Mixed from Positive at OTR Global
OTR Global downgraded Caterpillar to Mixed saying Q3 global new heavy equipment orders are down 8-11% year-over-year on weakness in North American. The firm said EMEA North American used equipment availability is looser and dealers expect further used pricing pressures as large volumes of leased machines are returned to Caterpillar Financial.
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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. PayPal (PYPL) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Canaccord with analyst Michael Graham saying he expects TPV growth to remain solid driven by Venmo and One Touch, but said these factors are well understood and reflected in estimates. 2. Viacom (VIA, VIAB) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Stifel with analyst Benjamin Mogil saying the stock's valuation is no longer attractive in the wake of the news that the company had decided to table its plans to sell a minority stake in Paramount. 3. Caterpillar (CAT) downgraded to Mixed from Positive at OTR Global with the firm saying third quarter global new heavy equipment orders are down 8%-11% year-over-year on weakness in North American. 4. Western Union (WU) downgraded to Negative from Neutral at Susquehanna with analyst James Friedman saying he is concerned about downside risks given the company's high multiple, increased regulatory scrutiny, and the lack of improvement in its Middle East business. 5. Campbell Soup (CPB) downgraded to Hold from Buy 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.

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