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FITB

Fifth Third

$26.14

0.29 (1.12%)

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Fifth Third longer-term calls draw interest as shares reach 52-week highs

Fifth Third longer-term calls draw interest as shares reach 52-week highs. The stock is up 35c to $26.49 and the top option trade is 3K Jan2018 27 calls for $2.60 when the bid-ask was $2.35 to 2.60. It opens.

FITB Fifth Third
$26.14

0.29 (1.12%)

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BERN
11/16/16
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BERN
Market Perform
Fifth Third downgraded based on valuation at Bernstein
As noted earlier, Bernstein downgraded Fifth Third to Market Perform from Outperform. Analyst Kevin St. Pierre downgraded the stock, along with several other mid-cap banks, based on valuation. He says that mid-cap bank stocks have risen 33% since their June trough, entirely based on multiple expansion ,and he "struggles to find compelling upside" in any of them at these historically high levels. Fifth Third price target to $26 from $23.
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11/16/16
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Underperform
Fifth Third downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at Baird
Baird analyst David George downgraded Fifth Third to Underperform from Neutral as he thinks shares now reflect most of the benefit from the company's Project North Star efficiency program and that, more broadly, the post-election rally has largely discounted the potential benefits of rising interest rates, lower taxes, and more aggressive capital return in the bank space. However, he raised his price target for Fifth Third shares to $21 from $19.
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On The Fly: Top five analyst downgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst downgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Sysco (SYY) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Credit Suisse with analyst Edward Kelly saying Sysco shares are up 50% over the last 18 months and now views risk/reward as balanced. 2. Teva (TEVA) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Jefferies, to Equal Weight from Overweight at Morgan Stanley, and to Neutral from Buy at BTIG. 3. Bank of America (BAC) Capital One (COF) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Baird while the firm downgraded Fifth Third (FITB) to Underperform from Neutral. 4. Zions Bancorp (ZION) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Morgan Stanley and to Market Perform from Outperform at Bernstein. 5. Yingli Green Energy (YGE) downgraded to Sell from Buy at Axiom while the firm downgraded SolarCity (SCTY) and JA Solar (JASO) to Sell from Hold. 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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COMP
Neutral
Fifth Third downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Compass Point
Compass Point analyst Scott Valentin downgraded Fifth Third to Hold and raised its price target to $25.50 from $23 on valuation and said Trumps victory has pushed bank stocks to new near-term highs.

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