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United Rentals

$78.21

-1.97 (-2.46%)

05:40
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05:40
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05:40

United Rentals downgraded to Sell from Neutral at UBS

UBS analyst Steven Fisher downgraded United Rentals to Sell saying increased competition is driving down rental rates. The analyst notes his firm has "several proprietary data sources" that indicate competition has increased. Fisher cut his price target for United Rentals to $70 from $73.

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URI United Rentals
$78.21

-1.97 (-2.46%)

09/23/16
OTRG
09/23/16
UPGRADE
OTRG
Positive
United Rentals upgraded to Positive from Mixed at OTR Global
OTR Global upgraded United Rentals to Positive following checks that indicate strong summer demand for construction equipment rentals lifted time utilization, and an improvement in U.S. rates in July.
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ARGS
10/04/16
INITIATION
ARGS
Buy
United Rentals initiated with a Buy at Argus
Argus analyst Stephen Biggar and Mike Jaffe initiated United Rentals with a Buy and a $90 price target saying the company is poised for a longer-than-typical upturn and view the recent period of flat revenue as temporary.
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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. ACADIA (ACAD) reinstated with a Market Perform at Leerink. 2. Royal Caribbean (RCL) was initiated with an Outperform at Macquarie, while the firm initiated Carnival (CCL) and Norwegian Cruise Line (NCLH) with a Neutral. 3. Shopify (SHOP) initiated with a Buy at Goldman. 4. Dolby (DLB) assumed with a Neutral at JPMorgan. 5. United Rentals (URI) initiated with a Buy at Argus. 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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UBSW
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DOWNGRADE
Target $14.44
UBSW
Sell
H&E Equipment downgraded to Sell from Neutral at UBS
UBS analyst Steven Fisher downgraded H&E Equipment (HEES) to Sell saying his firm's geospatial analysis indicates rental business competition between the company and United Rentals (URI) has increased over the past year. The analyst believes H&E's rental business could remain under pressure as Gulf Coast project spending slows while a crane recovery is unlikely in 2017 amid a muted construction growth cycle. Fisher lowered his price target for H&E shares to $14.44 from $17.50.

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