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PX

Praxair

$117.11

-0.07 (-0.06%)

, GE

General Electric

$28.92

0.03 (0.10%)

14:02
10/17/16
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14:02

Praxair Surface Technologies, GE Aviation launch JV company PG Technologies

Praxair Surface Technologies (PX) and GE Aviation (GE) announced the formal creation of PG Technologies, LLC, a joint venture. Praxair Surface Technologies and its subsidiary will hold the majority interest in the venture with GE Aviation and its subsidiary holding the remainder. PG Technologies will focus on development, support and application of specialized coatings tailored for GE Aviation's and CFM International's current and future engine models, including the GE9X and LEAP engines. CFM International is a 50/50 joint venture company between GE and Safran Aircraft Engines of France. Coating operations for PG Technologies will be based in Ellisville, Mississippi, Indianapolis, Indiana, and the Republic of Singapore. PG Technologies services will also be supported by the global facility network of Praxair Surface Technologies.

PX

Praxair

$117.11

-0.07 (-0.06%)

GE

General Electric

$28.92

0.03 (0.10%)

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PX Praxair
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Today's noteworthy downgrades include: Agnico Eagle (AEM) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Desjardins... Alere (ALR) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Canaccord... Antero Resources (AR) downgraded to Reduce from Neutral at SunTrust... Carbylan (CBYL) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Leerink... Copa Holdings (CPA) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank... Dominion (D) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citi... Duke Energy (DUK) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Wells Fargo... Hain Celestial (HAIN) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at Piper Jaffray... Integrated Device (IDTI) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at BofA/Merrill... Logitech (LOGI) downgraded to Underweight from Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley... Merus Labs (MSLI) downgraded to Sector Perform from Outperform at Scotiabank... New Gold (NGD) downgraded to Sell from Buy at Desjardins... Nokia (NOK) downgraded to Underperform from Buy at CLSA... Plantronics (PLT) downgraded to Underperform from Outperform at Raymond James... Pool Corp. (POOL) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Stephens... Praxair (PX) downgraded to Sector Weight from Overweight at KeyBanc... Rofin-Sinar (RSTI) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Longbow... Southwestern Energy (SWN) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan... Stifel cuts Twitter (TWTR) to Sell after noting Yahoo has significantly more users... Superior Energy (SPN) downgraded to In-Line from Outperform at Imperial Capital... Sysco (SYY) downgraded to Underweight from Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley... Telenor (TELNY) downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at Credit Suisse... Twitter (TWTR) downgraded to Sell from Hold at Stifel... Valeo (VLEEY) downgraded to Underweight from Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley.
03/24/16
FBCO
03/24/16
NO CHANGE
Target $117
FBCO
Neutral
Praxair assumed with a Neutral at Credit Suisse
Credit Suisse analyst Christopher Parkinson assumed coverage on Praxair with a Neutral rating and increased the price target to $117 from $107.
04/04/16
DBAB
04/04/16
DOWNGRADE
Target $120
DBAB
Hold
Praxair downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank analyst David Begleiter downgraded Praxair to Hold but raised his price target for the shares to $120 from $114.
08/16/16
JEFF
08/16/16
NO CHANGE
Target $140
JEFF
Buy
Jefferies sees 20% probability of Praxair, Linde merger
Following the Wall Street Journal's report last night, Jefferies analyst Laurence Alexander pegs a potential merger between Praxair (PX) and Linde (LNEGY) at 20%. The analyst estimates Praxair could pay a 26% control premium, 50% equity, and still achieve an 8% return on invested capital in the third year and improve free cash flow per share by $1.70. Alexander has a Buy rating on Praxair with a $140 price target.
GE General Electric
$28.92

0.03 (0.10%)

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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09/07/16
BERN
09/07/16
NO CHANGE
BERN
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.
10/14/16
UBSW
10/14/16
NO CHANGE
Target $34
UBSW
Buy
General Electric price target lowered to $34 from $37 at UBS
UBS analyst Shannon O'Callaghan lowered his price target on General Electric to $34 from $37 ahead of its Q3 results. The analyst lowered his Q3 estimates to reflect a more cautious view on growth amid continued soft industrial trends. O'Callaghan believes the quarter will be ok but that Q4 will be better. O'Callaghan maintained his Buy rating on General Electric shares.

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