Breaking News Instant updates and real-time market news.

FCFS

First Cash Financial

$47.38

-0.24 (-0.50%)

, CSH

Cash America

07:12
10/13/16
10/13
07:12
10/13/16
07:12

First Cash Financial upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at JMP Securities

JMP Securities analyst David Scharf upgraded First Cash (FCFS) following its merger with domestic pawn company Cash America (CSH). The analyst thinks that the combined company is "a compelling combination of cash-flow rich domestic operations that should fund aggressive return of capital and a long runway of ongoing...expansion in Latin America," The analyst believes that the combined company has several other positive catalysts including a recovery of pawn demand in Mexico, synergies, and an increased focus on returning capital. Target $57.

FCFS

First Cash Financial

$47.38

-0.24 (-0.50%)

CSH

Cash America

FCFS First Cash Financial
$47.38

-0.24 (-0.50%)

09/02/16
JEFF
09/02/16
INITIATION
Target $60
JEFF
Buy
First Cash Financial resumed with a Buy at Jefferies
Jefferies analyst John Hecht resumed coverage of First Cash Financial with a Buy rating and $60 price target. The analyst sees "numerous financial and strategic benefits" from the merger.
10/03/16
JANY
10/03/16
UPGRADE
JANY
Buy
First Cash Financial upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Janney Capital
10/03/16
10/03/16
UPGRADE
Target $59

Buy
First Cash Financial upgraded to Buy at Janney Capital
As previously reported, Janney Capital upgraded First Cash Financial to Buy from Neutral and raised its price target to $59 from $52. Analyst John Rowan said First Cash Financial's announced cost savings from the Cash America acquisition are $65M, but he sees additional upside potential the four-wall operating improvements that can be had from the legacy Cash America footprint. He expects Cash America to become more efficient and operate on par with Fist Cash's domestic pawn operations.
10/10/16
WEDB
10/10/16
INITIATION
Target $58
WEDB
Outperform
First Cash Financial initiated with an Outperform at Wedbush
Wedbush analyst Henry Coffey initiated First Cash Financial with an Outperform and a $58 price target.
CSH Cash America

10/21/15
10/21/15
DOWNGRADE
Target $30

Neutral
Cash America downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Sterne Agee CRT
Sterne Agee CRT downgraded Cash America to Neutral from Buy with a $30 price target. Analyst Henry Coffey said shares are within 2% of its price target and said modest to negative trends in US same-store pawn loan and pawn revenue growth is expected to continue.
10/21/15
10/21/15
DOWNGRADE

On The Fly: Analyst Downgrade Summary
Today's noteworthy downgrades include: Abaxis (ABAX) downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at BofA/Merrill... Agrium (AGU) downgraded to Hold from Buy at TD Securities... Allegheny Technologies (ATI) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank... Alon USA Partners (ALDW) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citi... Artesian Resources (ARTNA) downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at Hilliard Lyons... Atwood Oceanics (ATW) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Clarksons Platou... Brinker (EAT) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Raymond James... CVR Refining (CVRR) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citi... Capital City Bank (CCBG) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Keefe Bruyette... Cash America (CSH) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Sterne Agee CRT... Cepheid (CPHD) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Needham... Convergys (CVG) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Sidoti... EV Energy (EVEP) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at BofA/Merrill... Endeavour Mining (EDVMF) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Canaccord... Fifth Third (FITB) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Guggenheim... Harley-Davidson (HOG) downgraded on uncertainty, limited visibility at BMO Capital... Himax (HIMX) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Northland... HollyFrontier (HFC) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citi... Hologic (HOLX) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Craig-Hallum... IAMGOLD (IAG) downgraded to Sell from Hold at Canaccord... Kilroy Realty (KRC) downgraded to Neutral valuation at BofA/Merrill... Legacy Reserves (LGCY) downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at BofA/Merrill... M&T Bank (MTB) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Keefe Bruyette... Manitowoc (MTW) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Morgan Stanley... Memorial Production (MEMP) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at BofA/Merrill... Micron (MU) downgraded to Hold from Strong Buy at Needham... NRG Yield (NYLD) downgraded to Sector Perform from Outperform at RBC Capital... NorthWestern (NWE) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Ladenburg... Northern Tier (NTI) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citi... Reynolds American (RAI) downgraded to Underperform from Outperform at CLSA... S&T Bancorp (STBA) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Keefe Bruyette... Synta Pharmaceuticals (SNTA) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Roth Capital... Tenaris (TS) downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at Exane BNP Paribas... Twitter (TWTR) downgraded to Underweight from Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley... VMware (VMW) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Maxim... VMware (VMW) downgraded to Sector Weight from Overweight at Pacific Crest... Vanguard Natural (VNR) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at BofA/Merrill... Western Refining (WNR) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citi... Wolverine World Wide (WWW) downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at Sterne Agee CRT... Yahoo (YHOO) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at B. Riley... Zillow (Z) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Guggenheim.
04/29/16
JMPS
04/29/16
DOWNGRADE
JMPS
Market Perform
Cash America downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at JMP Securities
JMP Securities downgraded Cash America (CSH) after the company agreed to merge with First Cash Financial Services (FCFS).
04/29/16
MACQ
04/29/16
UPGRADE
Target $41
MACQ
Neutral
Cash America upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at Macquarie
Cash America (CSH) is merging with First Cash Financial Services (FCFS) in a transaction valued at $2.4B.

TODAY'S FREE FLY STORIES

WMT

Wal-Mart

$74.84

-0.68 (-0.90%)

18:23
06/25/17
06/25
18:23
06/25/17
18:23
Periodicals
Wal-Mart initially clamped down on alcohol, swearing at Jet.com, WSJ says »

After Wal-Mart acquired…

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

GOOG

Alphabet

$965.59

8.5 (0.89%)

, GOOGL

Alphabet Class A

$986.09

9.47 (0.97%)

17:55
06/25/17
06/25
17:55
06/25/17
17:55
Periodicals
EU plans EUR1B fine against Google this week, FT reports »

The EU plans to levy a…

GOOG

Alphabet

$965.59

8.5 (0.89%)

GOOGL

Alphabet Class A

$986.09

9.47 (0.97%)

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

  • 26

    Jun

  • 28

    Jun

  • 28

    Jun

  • 19

    Jul

NSRGY

Nestle

$84.83

0.4 (0.47%)

17:37
06/25/17
06/25
17:37
06/25/17
17:37
Periodicals
Dan Loeb's Third Point targets Nestle, Bloomberg says »

Nestle is being targeted…

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

LNG

Cheniere Energy

$47.62

0.34 (0.72%)

17:27
06/25/17
06/25
17:27
06/25/17
17:27
Hot Stocks
Cheniere Energy announces commencement of Korea Gas LNG contract »

Cheniere Energy and Korea…

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

VIA

Viacom

$39.15

0.1 (0.26%)

, VIAB

Viacom

$34.11

-0.01 (-0.03%)

16:20
06/25/17
06/25
16:20
06/25/17
16:20
Hot Stocks
Box Office Battle: Fifth 'Transformers' film ekes out $45M in franchise low »

Viacom's (VIA)…

VIA

Viacom

$39.15

0.1 (0.26%)

VIAB

Viacom

$34.11

-0.01 (-0.03%)

TWX

Time Warner

$99.70

0.3 (0.30%)

DIS

Disney

$104.36

0.14 (0.13%)

LGF.A

Lionsgate

$27.07

0.31 (1.16%)

LGF.B

Lionsgate

$25.38

0.34 (1.36%)

FOX

21st Century Fox

$26.93

0.3 (1.13%)

FOXA

21st Century Fox

$27.19

0.22 (0.82%)

SNE

Sony

$38.52

0.11 (0.29%)

CMCSA

Comcast

$39.50

-0.44 (-1.10%)

CMCSK

Comcast

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

  • 27

    Jun

  • 27

    Jul

  • 03

    Aug

  • 08

    Aug

GSK

GlaxoSmithKline

$44.29

0.13 (0.29%)

14:42
06/25/17
06/25
14:42
06/25/17
14:42
Hot Stocks
GlaxoSmithKline granted Orphan designation for multiple myeloma treatment »

The FDA granted…

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

BHVN

Biohaven Pharmaceutical

$25.33

-0.13 (-0.51%)

14:40
06/25/17
06/25
14:40
06/25/17
14:40
Hot Stocks
Biohaven granted Orphan designation for Rett syndrome treatment »

The FDA granted Biohaven…

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

ESALY

Eisai

$56.42

-0.075 (-0.13%)

14:37
06/25/17
06/25
14:37
06/25/17
14:37
Hot Stocks
Eisai unit receives Orphan designation for myelomonocytic leukemia treatment »

The FDA has granted…

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

PTNR

Partner Communications

$5.25

0.1123 (2.19%)

14:23
06/25/17
06/25
14:23
06/25/17
14:23
Hot Stocks
Partner Communications executes early loan repayments, sees Q2 expense »

Partner Communications…

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

RARX

RA Pharmaceuticals

$23.01

0.01 (0.04%)

14:21
06/25/17
06/25
14:21
06/25/17
14:21
Hot Stocks
RA Pharma: Presentation on complement inhibitors supports continued development »

Ra Pharmaceuticals…

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

  • 27

    Jun

VSTM

Verastem

$2.32

-0.06 (-2.52%)

14:17
06/25/17
06/25
14:17
06/25/17
14:17
Hot Stocks
Verastem reports long-term follow up data from 'DYNAMO' study »

Verastem announced 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

  • 25

    Jun

  • 29

    Jun

  • 11

    Jul

BMY

Bristol-Myers

$56.64

-0.69 (-1.20%)

14:09
06/25/17
06/25
14:09
06/25/17
14:09
Hot Stocks
Bristol-Myers reports four-year follow up data from 'ELOQUENT-2' study »

Bristol-Myers Squibb…

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

  • 27

    Jul

  • 24

    Sep

AGIO

Agios Pharmaceuticals

$59.18

1.76 (3.07%)

, CELG

Celgene

$134.31

0.63 (0.47%)

14:05
06/25/17
06/25
14:05
06/25/17
14:05
Hot Stocks
Agios Pharmaceuticals reports new data from Phase 1/2 trial of IDHIFA »

Agios Pharmaceuticals…

AGIO

Agios Pharmaceuticals

$59.18

1.76 (3.07%)

CELG

Celgene

$134.31

0.63 (0.47%)

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

AGIO

Agios Pharmaceuticals

$59.18

1.76 (3.07%)

14:00
06/25/17
06/25
14:00
06/25/17
14:00
Hot Stocks
Agios reports updated Phase 2 data on AG-348, sees 1H18 pivotal program »

Agios Pharmaceuticals…

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

SNOW

Intrawest Resorts

$23.65

0.04 (0.17%)

13:53
06/25/17
06/25
13:53
06/25/17
13:53
Hot Stocks
Intrawest Resorts says Hart-Scott-Rodino merger waiting period expires »

Intrawest Resorts…

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

CI

Cigna

$169.61

-1.07 (-0.63%)

13:31
06/25/17
06/25
13:31
06/25/17
13:31
Periodicals
Cigna could gain over 15% by end of next year, Barron's says »

The GOP healthcare plan…

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

FL

Foot Locker

$48.03

0.53 (1.12%)

, NKE

Nike

$52.85

0.45 (0.86%)

13:26
06/25/17
06/25
13:26
06/25/17
13:26
Periodicals
Potential Nike-Amazon deal another negative for Foot Locker, Barron's says »

A potential direct-sale…

FL

Foot Locker

$48.03

0.53 (1.12%)

NKE

Nike

$52.85

0.45 (0.86%)

AMZN

Amazon.com

$1,003.74

2.44 (0.24%)

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

  • 26

    Jun

  • 28

    Jun

  • 29

    Jun

RHT

Red Hat

$99.42

0.54 (0.55%)

13:15
06/25/17
06/25
13:15
06/25/17
13:15
Periodicals
Red Hat may eke out double-digit returns, Barron's says »

Red Hat investors…

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

ALXN

Alexion

$126.07

-0.16 (-0.13%)

, UTHR

United Therapeutics

$131.59

-0.11 (-0.08%)

13:01
06/25/17
06/25
13:01
06/25/17
13:01
Periodicals
Alexion, United Therapeutics worth a look, Barron's says »

After the recent jump in…

ALXN

Alexion

$126.07

-0.16 (-0.13%)

UTHR

United Therapeutics

$131.59

-0.11 (-0.08%)

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

  • 23

    Oct

AIZ

Assurant

$101.25

0.99 (0.99%)

12:32
06/25/17
06/25
12:32
06/25/17
12:32
Periodicals
Assurant could double as investors reevaluate company, Barron's says »

Assurant is shifting…

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

NCR

NCR Corp.

$38.64

0.09 (0.23%)

12:27
06/25/17
06/25
12:27
06/25/17
12:27
Periodicals
NCR Corp. could gain 30% in a year, Barron's says »

Shares of NCR Corp. could…

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

ARQL

ArQule

$1.17

0.03 (2.63%)

, NLNK

NewLink Genetics

$7.36

-0.04 (-0.54%)

04:55
06/25/17
06/25
04:55
06/25/17
04:55
Conference/Events
European Hematology Association to hold a conference »

22nd Congress of the EHA…

ARQL

ArQule

$1.17

0.03 (2.63%)

NLNK

NewLink Genetics

$7.36

-0.04 (-0.54%)

BLUE

bluebird bio

$112.00

-6.5 (-5.49%)

XLRN

Acceleron

$34.10

0.15 (0.44%)

BLCM

Bellicum Pharmaceuticals

$13.39

-0.59 (-4.22%)

CRSP

CRISPR Therapeutics

$16.44

0.3 (1.86%)

AGIO

Agios Pharmaceuticals

$59.18

1.76 (3.07%)

CELG

Celgene

$134.31

0.63 (0.47%)

STML

Stemline

$9.10

0.6 (7.06%)

CTIX

Cellceutix

KPTI

Karyopharm

$9.97

0.01 (0.10%)

RARX

RA Pharmaceuticals

$23.01

0.01 (0.04%)

CDTX

Cidara Therapeutics

$6.70

-0.2 (-2.90%)

GBT

Global Blood Therapeutics

$29.85

0.6 (2.05%)

PTLA

Portola Pharmaceuticals

$56.06

17.81 (46.56%)

TGTX

TG Therapeutics

$11.95

-0.05 (-0.42%)

VSTM

Verastem

$2.32

-0.06 (-2.52%)

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

  • 25

    Jun

  • 27

    Jun

  • 29

    Jun

  • 29

    Jun

  • 06

    Jul

  • 11

    Jul

  • 26

    Sep

HIMX

Himax

$8.17

-0.02 (-0.24%)

04:55
06/25/17
06/25
04:55
06/25/17
04:55
Conference/Events
Himax management to meet with Roth Captial »

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

  • 27

    Jun

  • 28

    Jun

  • 29

    Jun

AAPL

Apple

$146.28

0.65 (0.45%)

, AMZN

Amazon.com

$1,003.74

2.44 (0.24%)

13:47
06/24/17
06/24
13:47
06/24/17
13:47
Hot Stocks
Week in review: How Trump's policies moved stocks »

Catch up on the top…

AAPL

Apple

$146.28

0.65 (0.45%)

AMZN

Amazon.com

$1,003.74

2.44 (0.24%)

GOOG

Alphabet

$965.59

8.5 (0.89%)

MSFT

Microsoft

$71.21

0.95 (1.35%)

IBM

IBM

$154.11

-0.29 (-0.19%)

MA

MasterCard

$124.01

0.71 (0.58%)

ORCL

Oracle

$50.95

0.65 (1.29%)

VMW

VMware

$90.92

0.48 (0.53%)

INTC

Intel

$34.19

-0.17 (-0.49%)

AKAM

Akamai

$51.30

1.28 (2.56%)

SAP

SAP

$107.48

0.42 (0.39%)

QCOM

Qualcomm

$56.91

0.44 (0.78%)

ADBE

Adobe

$145.41

1.72 (1.20%)

ACN

Accenture

$122.74

0.66 (0.54%)

GOOGL

Alphabet Class A

$986.09

9.47 (0.97%)

LPNT

LifePoint

$65.50

-1.6 (-2.38%)

CYH

Community Health

$9.33

0.06 (0.65%)

THC

Tenet

$18.52

-0.38 (-2.01%)

HCA

HCA Holdings

$86.24

0.1 (0.12%)

UHS

Universal Health

$115.43

0.22 (0.19%)

AET

Aetna

$152.10

-0.88 (-0.58%)

WCG

WellCare

$183.28

-0.32 (-0.17%)

CI

Cigna

$169.61

-1.07 (-0.63%)

HUM

Humana

$238.42

1.42 (0.60%)

ANTM

Anthem

$190.17

-3.19 (-1.65%)

HNT

Health Net

CNC

Centene

$84.15

1.15 (1.39%)

MOH

Molina Healthcare

$71.33

0.02 (0.03%)

UNH

UnitedHealth

$185.25

-1.25 (-0.67%)

REGN

Regeneron

$517.33

-9.2 (-1.75%)

CELG

Celgene

$134.31

0.63 (0.47%)

VRTX

Vertex

$133.50

-2.03 (-1.50%)

ALXN

Alexion

$126.07

-0.16 (-0.13%)

BIIB

Biogen

$280.32

-0.25 (-0.09%)

AMGN

Amgen

$172.50

-1.32 (-0.76%)

X

U.S. Steel

$22.25

1.18 (5.60%)

AKS

AK Steel

$6.65

0.35 (5.56%)

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

  • 26

    Jun

  • 27

    Jun

  • 27

    Jun

  • 28

    Jun

  • 28

    Jun

  • 28

    Jun

  • 29

    Jun

  • 06

    Jul

  • 12

    Jul

  • 13

    Jul

  • 18

    Jul

  • 19

    Jul

  • 19

    Jul

  • 20

    Jul

  • 25

    Jul

  • 25

    Jul

  • 30

    Jul

  • 02

    Aug

  • 14

    Aug

  • 23

    Oct

  • 03

    Feb

HIMX

Himax

$8.17

-0.02 (-0.24%)

04:55
06/24/17
06/24
04:55
06/24/17
04:55
Conference/Events
Himax management to meet with Roth Captial »

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

  • 27

    Jun

  • 28

    Jun

  • 29

    Jun

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.