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VST

Vistra Energy

$14.80

-0.29 (-1.92%)

, DYN

Dynegy

$7.26

0.26 (3.71%)

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Vistra Energy makes takeover approach to Dynegy, talks preliminary, WSJ says

Vistra Energy (VST) has made a takeover approach to Dynegy (DYN), The Wall Street Journal reports, citing people familiar with the matter. Talks between the two firms are in the preliminary stages, some of the people say, noting that each company has an enterprise value of about $10B, including debt. Reference Link

VST

Vistra Energy

$14.80

-0.29 (-1.92%)

DYN

Dynegy

$7.26

0.26 (3.71%)

VST Vistra Energy
$14.80

-0.29 (-1.92%)

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NO CHANGE
Target $14
DBAB
Buy
Calpine unlikely to go private above $16 per share, says Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank analyst Abe Azar sees few strategic acquirers for Calpine (CPN), making going private or remaining public the most likely outcomes in his view. The Wall Street Journal reported yesterday that the company is exploring a sale. Market power issues in Texas make a combination with Vistra Energy (VST) or NRG Energy (NRG) unlikely, and while PSEG (PEG) and Exelon (EXC) could afford buying Calpine, such a deal would be a shift in strategy for both. The analyst finds it unlikely that a go-private deal gets done much north of $16 per share. He believes, however, that a mid-teens per share takeout is possible "with some creative structuring." Even without a deal, Calpine offers value based on its cash flow profile, Azar contends. The analyst reiterates a Buy rating on Calpine with a $14 price target.
DYN Dynegy
$7.26

0.26 (3.71%)

05/08/17
RHCO
05/08/17
NO CHANGE
RHCO
Dynegy shares 'signficantly undervalued,' says SunTrust
SunTrust analyst Ali Agha says that Dynegy has sufficient cash to cover its next major debt maturity in November 2019. The analyst says that the stock is "significantly undervalued" and keeps a Buy rating on the shares.
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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. Big Lots (BIG) upgraded to Strong Buy from Market Perform at Raymond James with analyst Dan Wewer saying all productivity metrics continue to improve as the company has pruned back underperforming stores and has focused on sales, productivity, EBIT%, ROIC, FCF, dividend growth, and buybacks. Wewer notes Big Lots' short interest has reached 33% and could be a benefit as the company delivers on on earnings and guidance. 2. Dynegy (DYN) upgraded to Hold from Sell at Deutsche Bank with analyst Abe Aza citing a balanced risk/reward with the stock down 30% since February's "disappointing" New England capacity auction results. The analyst raised his price target for the shares to $7 from $6. 3. L Brands (LB) upgraded to Buy on core comp, margin opportunity at Buckingham with the firm saying the worst of trends at Victoria's Secret are past and believes core comps and margin can improve going forward. 4. Wynn Resorts (WYNN) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Union Gaming. 5. BHP Billiton (BHP) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Citi. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
04/26/17
DBAB
04/26/17
UPGRADE
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DBAB
Hold
Dynegy upgraded to Hold from Sell at Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank analyst Abe Aza upgraded Dynegy to Hold citing a balanced risk/reward with the stock down 30% since February's "disappointing" New England capacity auction results. The analyst raised his price target for the shares to $7 from $6.
03/23/17
RHCO
03/23/17
NO CHANGE
RHCO
Dynegy weakness overdone, says SunTrust
SunTrust analyst Ali Agha does not expect Dynegy's earning power to erode going forward and says that the recent decline in the stock is overdone. He keeps a Buy rating on the shares.

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