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WLK

Westlake Chemical

$53.22

-0.5 (-0.93%)

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Westlake Chemical initiated with a Hold at Tudor Pickering

Tudor Pickering analyst Matthew Blair initiated Westlake Chemical with a Hold and a $53 price target.

WLK Westlake Chemical
$53.22

-0.5 (-0.93%)

08/23/16
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08/23/16
UPGRADE
RBCM
Outperform
Westlake Chemical upgraded on merger at RBC Capital
As noted earlier, RBC Capital upgraded Westlake to Outperform from Sector Perform. Analyst Arun Viswanathan says that the company's merger with Axiall (AXLL) " creates a new way to play chlor-alkali," as well as synergies. Target to $59 from $47.
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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. Square (SQ) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Stifel with analyst Scott Devitt saying he now feels more confident in the company's growth and profitability outlook and its competitive position following three quarters of consistent execution. 2. BHP Billiton (BHP) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Jefferies with analyst Christopher LaFemina saying he believes fundamentals have "clearly improved," citing supply that has declined in most cases and demand that has stabilized. 3. SoftBank (SFTBF) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at JPMorgan with analyst Jun Tanabe citing improved earnings at Sprint (S), the growth in value of its stake in Alibaba (BABA), and the stability of cash flow in its domestic mobile business. 4. Allscripts (MDRX) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Leerink with analyst David Larsen saying he believes that the company's core fundamentals are improving "significantly." 5. Westlake Chemical (WLK) upgraded to Outperform from Sector Perform at RBC Capital with analyst Arun Viswanathan saying that the company's merger with Axiall (AXLL) "creates a new way to play chlor-alkali," as well as synergies. 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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INITIATION
GSCO
Neutral
Westlake Chemical reinstated with a Neutral at Goldman
Goldman analyst Robert Koort reinstated Westlake Chemical with a Neutral and a $51 price target.

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Northern Trust

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SBOT

Stellar Biotechnologies

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Comerica

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JPMorgan

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BBVA

Banco Bilbao

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ZION

Zions Bancorp

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PNC Financial

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2.28 (1.88%)

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MBUU

Malibu Boats

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CIT

CIT Group

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Discover

$61.88

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AMZN

Amazon.com

$990.33

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Wal-Mart

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Wal-Mart

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eBay

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STI

SunTrust

$56.09

0.88 (1.59%)

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KEY

KeyCorp

$18.38

0.18 (0.99%)

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BK

BNY Mellon

$50.60

0.92 (1.85%)

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CFG

Citizens Financial

$35.34

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FITB

Fifth Third

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BBT

BB&T

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MBUU

Malibu Boats

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American Express

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C

Citi

$65.18

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COF

Capital One

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Citizens Financial

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Comerica

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Deutsche Bank

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GS

Goldman Sachs

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HSBC

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Huntington Bancshares

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JPM

JPMorgan

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KEY

KeyCorp

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MS

Morgan Stanley

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NTRS

Northern Trust

$96.66

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PNC

PNC Financial

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RF

Regions Financial

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SAN

Banco Santander

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STT

State Street

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STI

SunTrust

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U.S. Bancorp

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RF

Regions Financial

$14.09

0.09 (0.64%)

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USB

U.S. Bancorp

$51.98

0.84 (1.64%)

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COF

Capital One

$82.98

1.6 (1.97%)

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STT

State Street

$89.66

1.76 (2.00%)

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