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PKD

Parker Drilling

$1.20

0.05 (4.35%)

, LYB

LyondellBasell

$96.87

1.08 (1.13%)

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Parker Drilling names Michael Sumruld as CFO, effective October 1

Parker Drilling (PKD) announced the appointment of Michael Sumruld as Senior Vice President and CFO, effective October 1. With Sumruld's appointment, Jon-Al Duplantier, Parker Drilling's Senior Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel will relinquish his additional responsibilities as interim CFO. Sumruld, most recently held the position of Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer from January through September 2017 at LyondellBasell Industries (LYB), one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world.

PKD

Parker Drilling

$1.20

0.05 (4.35%)

LYB

LyondellBasell

$96.87

1.08 (1.13%)

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PKD Parker Drilling
$1.20

0.05 (4.35%)

10/05/16
DADA
10/05/16
INITIATION
Target $3.5
DADA
Buy
Parker Drilling initiated with a Buy at DA Davidson
DA Davidson analyst Sonny Radnhawa initiated Parker Drilling with a Buy and a $3.50 price target. The analyst believes investors are overlooking its earlycycle exposure to the domestic tool rental market and shallow-water barge market and said the rental business is among the best positioned for the next upcycle.
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TUDR
04/03/17
UPGRADE
TUDR
Buy
Parker Drilling upgraded to Buy from Hold at Tudor Pickering
05/09/17
MACQ
05/09/17
UPGRADE
Target $1.5
MACQ
Neutral
Parker Drilling upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at Macquarie
Macquarie analyst Walt Chancellor upgraded Parker Drilling to Neutral from Underperform with a $1.50 price target following Q1 results. The analyst said recent common and preferred stock offerings support the balance sheet and have removed a negative risk/reward skew for shares.
LYB LyondellBasell
$96.87

1.08 (1.13%)

05/09/17
VERT
05/09/17
UPGRADE
Target $93
VERT
Buy
LyondellBasell upgraded to Buy from Hold at Vertical Research
Vertical Research analyst Kevin McCarthy upgraded LyondellBasell to Buy with a $93 price target to reflect recent share weakness. He believes risk/reward is turning more favorable given the likelihood of a more balanced and opportunistic approach to M&A, a "spring loaded" operational profile with various maintenance and expansion projects now complete, and attractive valuation with the highest dividend yield among US chemical stocks at 4.2%.
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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. Mosaic (MOS) upgraded to Neutral from Underweight at Atlantic Equities. 2. CDW (CDW) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Baird with analyst Jayson Noland saying he believes the company is well positioned to take market share given its breadth, scale, culture, and ability to execute. Noland raised his price target to $71 from $63 on CDW shares. 3. LyondellBasell (LYB) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Vertical Research with analyst Kevin McCarthy citing recent share weakness. He believes risk/reward is turning more favorable given the likelihood of a more balanced and opportunistic approach to M&A, a "spring loaded" operational profile with various maintenance and expansion projects now complete, and attractive valuation with the highest dividend yield among US chemical stocks at 4.2%. 4. DXC Technology (DXC) upgraded to Conviction Buy from Buy at Goldman Sachs with analyst James Schneider saying DXC has sustained earnings momentum driven by margin expansion and cost synergies and raised estimates to reflect upside to synergy targets and share repurchases. 5. JD.com (JD) upgraded to Market Perform from Underperform at Bernstein. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
06/26/17
HSBC
06/26/17
INITIATION
Target $101
HSBC
Buy
LyondellBasell initiated with a Buy at HSBC
HSBC analyst Sriharsha Pappu started LyondellBasell with a Buy rating and $101 price target.
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Catch up on today's top five analyst initiations with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. PRA Health (PRAH) initiated with a Buy at BofA/Merrill by analyst Derik de Bruin , who cited its flexible and competitive CRO offerings, positive CRO industry fundamentals, and above average growth. 2. Cutera (CUTR) initiated with a Buy at Roth Capital by analyst Chris Lewis, who believes the company is well-positioned for increased U.S. productivity and more substantial profitability. He also views Cutera as a potentially "attractive" takeover target. 3. LyondellBasell (LYB) initiated with a Buy and $101 price target at HSBC by analyst Sriharsha Pappu. 4. Carbonite (CARB) initiated with an Equal Weight by Barclays analyst Saket Kalia, who set a $26 price target on the stock. 5. Green Dot (GDOT) initiated with a Hold at Lake Street by analyst Josh Elving. 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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