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BBVA

Banco Bilbao

$6.26

0.125 (2.04%)

, ITUB

Itau Unibanco

$12.19

0.105 (0.87%)

15:05
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15:05

BBVA, Itau considering $1.5B acquisition of Banco Patagonia, Bloomberg reports

Banco Bilbao (BBVA) and Itau Unibanco (ITUB) are among lenders weighing a takeover of Argentina's Banco Patagonia, Bloomberg reports, citing people familiar with the matter. A deal could be valued at around $1.5B, or 2.5x book value, the report says. Local lenders such as Banco de Galicia Y Buenos Aires and Banco Macro (BMA) are also weighing an acquisition of Patagonia, though those firms would need to raise capital that could dilute their top investors to the point where they could lose control of the new combined entity, the report says. Reference Link

BBVA

Banco Bilbao

$6.26

0.125 (2.04%)

ITUB

Itau Unibanco

$12.19

0.105 (0.87%)

BMA

Banco Macro

$79.08

1.8 (2.33%)

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    Nov

BBVA Banco Bilbao
$6.26

0.125 (2.04%)

06/16/16
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06/16/16
UPGRADE
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Neutral
Banco Bilbao upgraded to Neutral from Underweight at JPMorgan
JPMorgan analyst Sofie Peterzens upgraded Banco Bilbao to Neutral citing valuation. The shares are "too cheap to avoid," Peterzens tells investors in a research note. The analyst has a EUR 6.30 price target for the shares.
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Sell
Banco Bilbao initiated with a Sell at UBS
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LEHM
Equal Weight
Banco Bilbao upgraded to Equal Weight from Underweight at Barclays
Barclays analyst Rohith Chandrarajan upgraded Banco Bilbao to Equal Weight with a price target of EUR 6.20.
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On The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
Today's noteworthy upgrades include: Akamai (AKAM) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Craig-Hallum... Banco Bilbao (BBVA) upgraded to Outperform from Underperform at Exane BNP Paribas... Coca-Cola (KO) upgraded to Hold from Sell at Societe Generale... Dean Foods (DF) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Bernstein... Dr. Reddy's (RDY) upgraded to Buy from Underperform at CLSA... Essex Property Trust (ESS) upgraded to Hold from Sell at Zelman... FireEye (FEYE) upgraded on positive outlook at BTIG... Goodyear Tire (GT) upgraded to Outperform from Underperform at CLSA... Hess Corp. (HES) upgraded to Conviction Buy from Neutral at Goldman... Hudbay Minerals (HBM) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Canaccord... PROS (PRO) upgraded to Hold from Sell at Craig-Hallum... Press Ganey (PGND) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Baird... Salesforce (CRM) upgraded to Buy from Outperform at CLSA... Seattle Genetics (SGEN) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Cantor... Shire (SHPG) upgraded on valuation at RBC Capital... SolarCity (SCTY) upgraded to Strong Buy on valuation at Raymond James... Spark Energy (SPKE) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Janney Capital... Textura (TXTR) upgraded to Hold from Sell at Benchmark... TransDigm (TDG) upgraded to Gradually Accumulate from Hold at Wellington Shields... Trimble (TRMB) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Needham... U.S. Bancorp (USB) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo... Zurich Insurance (ZURVY) upgraded to Neutral from Underweight at JPMorgan.
ITUB Itau Unibanco
$12.19

0.105 (0.87%)

07/19/16
GSCO
07/19/16
UPGRADE
GSCO
Neutral
Itau Unitbanco upgraded to Neutral from Sell at Goldman
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GSCO
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GSCO
Neutral
Itau Unitbanco upgraded to Neutral from Sell at Goldman
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FBCO
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FBCO
Neutral
Itau Unitbanco upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at Credit Suisse
06/02/16
HSBC
06/02/16
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HSBC
Hold
Itau Unitbanco downgraded to Hold from Buy at HSBC
BMA Banco Macro
$79.08

1.8 (2.33%)

10/13/16
IBBA
10/13/16
UPGRADE
IBBA
Outperform
Banco Macro upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Itau BBA
06/17/16
JPMS
06/17/16
UPGRADE
JPMS
Overweight
Banco Macro upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at JPMorgan
05/23/16
SBSH
05/23/16
UPGRADE
SBSH
Neutral
Banco Macro upgraded to Neutral from Sell at Citi
04/27/16
GSCO
04/27/16
INITIATION
Target $70.75
GSCO
Neutral
Banco Macro initiated with a Neutral at Goldman
Target $70.75.

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Cellectis

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PX

Praxair

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Portola Pharmaceuticals

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