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Blackstone

$28.13

-0.37 (-1.30%)

, ETP

Energy Transfer Partners

$35.15

-0.2411 (-0.68%)

13:04
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13:04

Blackstone in discussions to take Energy Transfer Partners stake, DJ reports

Blackstone (BX) is said to be partnering with Jamie Welch, the former CEO of Energy Transfer Equity (ETE), on the bid, Dow Jones reports.

BX

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-0.37 (-1.30%)

ETP

Energy Transfer Partners

$35.15

-0.2411 (-0.68%)

ETE

Energy Transfer Equity

$18.87

0.105 (0.56%)

BX Blackstone
$28.13

-0.37 (-1.30%)

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Deutsche views ending of SunEdison, Vivint deal as potential positive
Deutsche Bank analyst Vishal Shah believes the termination of SunEdison's (SUNE) agreement to acquire Vivint Solar (VSLR) is a potential longer-term positive for SunEdison and TerraForm Power (TERP). The failure may also turn out to be a positive for Vivint in the long run, Shah tells investors in a research note. Investor focus will now shift from near-term liquidity and balance sheet stress for both TerraForm and SunEdison to potential legal ramifications from Vivint and Blackstone (BX), the analyst contends. He believes, however, that the legal impact may not be that significant considering the audit committee investigation and resulting lack of financing availability.
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10/26/16
DOWNGRADE
Target $43

Market Perform
TeamHealth downgraded to Market Perform at Leerink
As previously reported, Leerink analyst Ana Gupte downgraded TeamHealth (TMH) to Market Perform from Outperform after the recent rally on the reported talks of a potential sale to Blackstone (BX) or Bain, while raising her price target on the shares to $43 from $40 on deal probability as she sees it as more likely than 50%.
03/11/16
DBAB
03/11/16
DOWNGRADE
Target $28
DBAB
Hold
Blackstone downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank analyst Brian Bedell downgraded Blackstone (BX) to Hold saying Alternative Asset Mangers will underperform over the next year amid volatile markets. The analyst lowered his price target for the shares to $28 from $30 and views Oaktree Capital (OAK) as the best positioned in the space.
12/16/16
BOFA
12/16/16
UPGRADE
Target $34
BOFA
Buy
Blackstone upgraded to Buy from Neutral at BofA/Merrill
BofA/Merrill analyst Michael Carrier upgraded Blackstone to Buy and raised its price target to $34 from $29. The analyst said valuation has come inline with the sector and expects distribution growth of 40% in 2017. Further, Carrier expects Blackstone to be a beneficiary of tax reform and an improving outlook in the U.S.
ETP Energy Transfer Partners
$35.15

-0.2411 (-0.68%)

12/06/16
12/06/16
DOWNGRADE
Target $15

Hold
PennTex downgraded to Hold after Energy Transfer deal at Stifel
As previously reported, Stifel analyst Selman Akyol downgraded PennTex Midstream Partners (PTXP) to Hold from Buy, stating that its outlook changed with the Energy Transfer Partners' (ETP) deal. While Energy Transfer did not rule out dropdowns, Akyol doesn't expect them and does not believe transactions would create significant value for PennTex. He lowered his price target on PennTex shares to $15 from $18.
12/02/16
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12/02/16
NO CHANGE
RBCM
Energy Transfer Partners weakness overdone, says RBC Capital
RBC Capital analyst Elvira Scotto remains upbeat on Sunoco Logistics' (SXL) acquisition of Energy Transfer (ETP) and believes that the weakness in the latter stock since the deal was announced has been overdone. The analyst thinks that the combined company will have a stronger balance sheet and be better positioned for growth going forward than Energy Transfer alone,. She blames the decline of Energy Transfer's stock on the lack of an IDR reset/buyout to address cost of capital concerns, but she notes that the combined entity will have a lower cost of capital than Energy Transfer alone, while an IDR reset/buyout could still be added in the future. She keeps a $48 price target and an Outperform rating on Energy Transfer.
11/29/16
RHCO
11/29/16
DOWNGRADE
Target $18
RHCO
Hold
PennTex downgraded to Hold at SunTrust
As previously reported, SunTrust analyst Tristan Richardson downgraded PennTex (PTXP) to Hold from Buy following the recent deal via which Sunoco Logistics Partners (SXL) will acquire Energy Transfer Partners (ETP). Richardson expects PennTex "will take a back burner" as priority following the deal and expects the remaining public float to be eventually acquired, but not at any significant premium. The analyst lowered his price target for PennTex to $18 from $20.
11/23/16
BMOC
11/23/16
DOWNGRADE
BMOC
Market Perform
Sunoco Logistics downgraded on acquisition at BMO Capital
As noted earlier, BMO Capital downgraded Sunoco Logistics (SXL) to Market Perform from Outperform. Analyst Danilo Juvane says that Sunoco's acquisition of Energy Transfer Partners (ETP) fails to address the difficulties caused by Sunoco's capital spending. Target to $26 from $35.
ETE Energy Transfer Equity
$18.87

0.105 (0.56%)

11/10/16
BERN
11/10/16
NO CHANGE
BERN
Energy Transfer Equity likely to benefit from Trump victory, says Bernstein
Bernstein analyst Jean Ann Salisbury says that President-elect Trump has expressed strong support for energy pipelines and has close personal and financial ties to Energy Transfer Equity. Consequently, the analyst thinks that Trump's victory bodes well for the company's suspended Dakota Access Pipeline. The analyst continues to believe that the stock is significantly undervalued.
11/07/16
BERN
11/07/16
UPGRADE
BERN
Outperform
Energy Transfer Equity upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Bernstein
11/08/16
BERN
11/08/16
UPGRADE
BERN
Outperform
Energy Transfer Equity upgraded based on valuation at Bernstein
As noted earlier, Bernstein upgraded Energy Transfer to Outperform from Market Perform. Analyst Jean Ann Salisbury says that Energy Transfer's stock is trading as though the company's Dakota Access and Rover projects will be canceled. However, she expects Dakota to be completed with $400M-$1B of additional costs, and she thinks that Rover will ultimately win FERC approval and proceed. Target to $17 from $18.
11/08/16
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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. Sysco (SYY) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at BofA/Merrill with analyst Marisa Sullivan citing greater accretion from the Brakes acquisition in fiscal 2017. 2. Windstream (WIN) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Cowen. 3. ACADIA (ACAD) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at BofA/Merrill with analyst Tazeen Ahmad seeing meaningful upside supported by management's comments that the upcoming Alzheimer Psychosis trial may not need to be statistically significant to warrant advancement. 4. Ferrari (RACE) upgraded to Hold from Sell at Evercore ISI with analyst George Galliers citing the LaFerrari Aperta coming to market sooner than expected and incremental contribution and the somewhat defensive nature of the stock. 5. Energy Transfer Equity (ETE) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Bernstein with analyst Jean Ann Salisbury saying Energy Transfer's stock is trading as though the company's Dakota Access and Rover projects will be canceled. 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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