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PHG

Philips

$29.26

0.09 (0.31%)

, COL

Rockwell Collins

$89.55

0.685 (0.77%)

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On The Fly: Top five analyst initiations

Catch up on today's top five analyst initiations with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Philips (PHG) initiated with a Buy at Citi. 2. Rockwell Collins (COL) initiated with an Outperform at Wolfe Research. 3. Golar LNG (GLNG) assumed with a Buy at Seaport Global. 4. Cincinnati Bell (CBB) initiated with a Buy at Drexel Hamilton. 5. ZTO Express (ZTO) initiated with an Overweight at JPMorgan. This list is just a portion of The Fly's analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.

PHG

Philips

$29.26

0.09 (0.31%)

COL

Rockwell Collins

$89.55

0.685 (0.77%)

GLNG

Golar LNG

$25.05

-0.05 (-0.20%)

CBB

Cincinnati Bell

$21.30

0.2 (0.95%)

ZTO

ZTO Express

$15.03

-0.04 (-0.27%)

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PHG Philips
$29.26

0.09 (0.31%)

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10/26/16
UPGRADE

On The Fly: Top five analyst upgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst upgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Time Warner (TWX) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Barclays with analyst Kannan Venkateshwar saying AT&T (T) has a "number of ways" to deal with regulatory concerns over the merger. 2. Procter & Gamble upgraded to Outperform from Underperform at CLSA with analyst Caroline Levy saying she believes P&G is positioned long-term growth as benefits of six years of efficiency projects continue to yield savings and scale. 3. Transocean upgraded to Equal Weight from Underweight at Morgan Stanley with analyst Ole Slorer saying Transocean is executing on cost controls resulting in positive Earnings Before Interest, Tax, Depreciation and Amortization accretion of $600M in 2016 alone and sees an improved 2019 liquidity position as a result. 4. Philips (PHG) upgraded to Buy from Hold at HSBC with analyst Jan Keppeler citing the company's recovering margins. 5. Baker Hughes (BHI) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Cowen with analyst Marc Bianchi saying cost cutting execution has been impressive with a total of $1B in savings, compared to guidance of $650M by year end 2016, and sees more to come. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
10/26/16
HSBC
10/26/16
UPGRADE
HSBC
Buy
Philips upgraded to Buy from Hold at HSBC
HSBC analyst Jan Keppeler upgraded Philips to Buy with a price target of EUR 32 citing the company's recovering margins.
11/23/16
SBSH
11/23/16
INITIATION
SBSH
Buy
Philips initiated with a Buy at Citi
Price target EUR 32.
11/07/16
WEDB
11/07/16
NO CHANGE
Target $67
WEDB
Outperform
Masimo price target raised to $67 from $63 at Wedbush
Wedbush analyst Tao Levy raised his price target on Masimo (MASI) to $67 from $63, saying the multi-year business partnership announced with Philips (PHG) is a positive. The analyst keeps an Outperform rating on Masimo shares.
COL Rockwell Collins
$89.55

0.685 (0.77%)

11/10/16
DBAB
11/10/16
DOWNGRADE
Target $62
DBAB
Hold
B/E Aerospace downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank analyst Myles Walton downgraded B/E Aerospace (BEAV) to Hold citing the likelihood of the Rockwell Collins (COL) buyout closing next spring. The analyst keeps a $62 price target for the shares.
11/23/16
WOLF
11/23/16
INITIATION
Target $104
WOLF
Outperform
Rockwell Collins initiated with an Outperform at Wolfe Research
Wolfe Research initiated Rockwell Collins with an Outperform and a $104 price target citing valuation, ramping cash flows, and free cash flow conversions in FY18.
10/28/16
VERT
10/28/16
INITIATION
VERT
Hold
Rockwell Collins initiated with a Hold at Vertical Research
10/24/16
ADAM
10/24/16
NO CHANGE
Target $94
ADAM
Buy
Rockwell Collins acquisition provides long-term growth platform, says Canaccord
Canaccord analyst Ken Herbert said the B/E Aerospace (BEAV) acquisition by Rockwell Collins (COL) solves a management succession question for B/E while providing a long-term growth platform for Rockwell Collins. The analyst sees little product overlap and said the deal gives Rockwell roughly 55% exposure to the commercial transport business. Herbert also noted Rockwell gave lower than expected 2017 guidance, but he reiterated his Buy rating and $94 price target on Rockwell Collins shares.
GLNG Golar LNG
$25.05

-0.05 (-0.20%)

10/20/16
COWN
10/20/16
NO CHANGE
Target $45
COWN
Outperform
Golar LNG price target lowered to $45 from $57 at Cowen
Cowen analyst Sam Margolin lowered his price target on Golar LNG to $45 from $57. The analyst noted the company's joint ventures will mitigate its capital access risks. The analyst said he sees earnings depressed in the medium-term as the company awaits vessel conversions from LNG to FSRU ships. Margolin maintained his Outperform rating on Golar LNG shares.
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ABNA
10/03/16
UPGRADE
ABNA
Hold
Golar LNG upgraded to Hold from Sell at ABN Amro
09/07/16
MSCO
09/07/16
NO CHANGE
Target $30
MSCO
Overweight
Morgan Stanley has increased confidence in Golar LNG growth potential
Morgan Stanley analyst Fotis Giannakoulis has increased confidence in Golar LNG's growth potential following the creation of two new joint ventures of Golar Power with Stonepeak and OneFLNG with Schlumberger and the positive commentary on Ophir's Fortuna FLNG. The analyst reiterates his Overweight rating and increased its price target to $30 from $29 on Golar LNG shares.
11/23/16
GHSC
11/23/16
INITIATION
Target $35
GHSC
Buy
Golar LNG assumed with a Buy at Seaport Global
Seaport Global analyst Magnus Fyhr assumed coverage on Golar LNG with a Buy and a $35.
CBB Cincinnati Bell
$21.30

0.2 (0.95%)

10/06/16
GABE
10/06/16
UPGRADE
GABE
Buy
Cincinnati Bell upgraded to Buy from Hold at Gabelli
Gabelli analyst Sergey Dluzhevskiy upgraded Cincinnati Bell to Buy citing valuation.
11/23/16
DRXL
11/23/16
INITIATION
Target $25
DRXL
Buy
Cincinnati Bell initiated with a Buy at Drexel Hamilton
Drexel Hamilton analyst Barry Sine initiated Cincinnati Bell with a Buy and a $25 price target.
08/08/16
RAJA
08/08/16
DOWNGRADE
RAJA
Market Perform
Cincinnati Bell downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Raymond James
Raymond James analyst Frank Louthan downgraded Cincinnati Bell citing the recent strength in shares.
07/12/16
GABE
07/12/16
DOWNGRADE
GABE
Hold
Cincinnati Bell downgraded to Hold from Buy at Gabelli
Gabelli analyst Sergey Dluzhevskiy downgraded Cincinnati Bell to Hold primarily due to valuation.
ZTO ZTO Express
$15.03

-0.04 (-0.27%)

11/21/16
GSCO
11/21/16
INITIATION
Target $19
GSCO
Buy
ZTO Express initiated with a Buy at Goldman
Goldman Sachs analyst Ronald Keung started ZTO Express with a Buy rating and $19 price target. The company is a leading e-commerce express courier in China with cost leadership, Keung tells investors in a research note.
11/21/16
MSCO
11/21/16
INITIATION
MSCO
Overweight
ZTO Express initiated with an Overweight at Morgan Stanley
Morgan Stanley analyst Edward Xu initiated ZTO Express with an Overweight and a $20 price target.
11/21/16
11/21/16
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. Netflix (NFLX) initiated with a Buy at Brean Capital. 2. Allergan (AGN) initiated with a Market Perform at William Blair. 3. Myovant Sciences (MYOV) was initiated with an Overweight at Barclays, an Outperform at JMP Securities, an Outperform at Baird, a Buy at Citi, and an Outperform at Cowen. 4. RA Pharmaceuticals (RARX) was initiated with a Buy at Jefferies, a Buy at SunTrust, and an Outperform at Credit Suisse. 5. ZTO Express (ZTO) was initiated with a Buy ratings at Citi and Goldman and an Overweight at Morgan Stanley. This list is just a portion of The Fly's analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
11/23/16
JPMS
11/23/16
INITIATION
Target $19
JPMS
Overweight
ZTO Express initiated with an Overweight at JPMorgan
JPMorgan analyst Alex Yao started ZTO Express with an Overweight rating and $19 price target. Industry parcel volume growth is expected to remain strong, Yao tells investors in a research note.

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