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BAC

Bank of America

$24.02

-0.19 (-0.78%)

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Bank of America says total headcount of 211K down 2% y/y

Total headcount of 211K was down 2% from 2Q16, driven by reductions from the sale of the non-U.S. consumer credit card business and continued optimization in Consumer Banking, partially offset by investments in primary sales professionals.

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BAC Bank of America
$24.02

-0.19 (-0.78%)

04/24/17
BREN
04/24/17
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Bank of America downgraded to Hold from Buy at Berenberg
Berenberg analyst James Chappell downgraded Bank of America to Hold saying it is time to take profits. Interest rates unlikely to rise as much as has been priced into bank equity valuations, Chappell tells investors in a research note. Further, regulation and tax reform are likely to take longer than expected and not be as beneficial for the banks as many might have hoped, the analyst adds. He upped his price target for Bank of America shares to $22 from $15.
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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. Disney (DIS) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Loop Capital with analyst David Miller citing valuation following the stock hitting a 52-week high on Friday. The strength in the stock over the last nine months has appropriately priced in the company's growth rate, said Miller, who maintains a $118 price target on Disney shares. 2. Groupon (GRPN) downgraded to Underweight on lackluster ad spend at Morgan Stanley with analyst Brian Nowak saying its recent local advertiser survey indicate lackluster forward advertiser spending and believes Groupon will need to spend more in order to grow North America Local Billings, which the Street seems to be underestimating. 3. Grainger (GWW) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at William Blair with analyst Ryan Merkel citing a lack of confidence in the company's repricing strategy. 4. Bank of America (BAC) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Berenberg with analyst James Chappell saying it is time to take profits. Interest rates unlikely to rise as much as has been priced into bank equity valuations, Chappell tells investors in a research note. Further, regulation and tax reform are likely to take longer than expected and not be as beneficial for the banks as many might have hoped, the analyst adds. He upped his price target for Bank of America shares to $22 from $15. 5. DuPont Fabros (DFT) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Stifel with analyst Matthew Heinz saying shares are fully valued and demand patterns have shifted. 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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House financial reform bill unlikely to advance in Senate, says RBC Capital
RBC Capital analyst Gerard Cassidy says that the financial regulation reform bill passed yesterday by the House would help the banking sector but probably won;t be passed by the Senate. Large publicly traded banks include Bank of America (BAC), Citi (C), Goldman Sachs (GS), JPMorgan (JPM), Morgan Stanley (MS), U.S. Bancorp (USB) and Wells Fargo (WFC).
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Big bank set-up not great, would sell into extended rally, says Baird
Baird analyst David George does not see a great set-up for money-center banks heading into Q2 earnings. He said the trade looks crowded and he would be a seller into an extended rally. George said the risk/reward is less attractive following the sector's most recent rally as economic growth remains muted and the pace of NIM expansion may slow. George believes the biggest potential catalyst would be a gradual steepening of the yield curve and pick-up on loan growth.

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Steel Dynamics

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HD

Home Depot

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Lowe's

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STLD

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PFE

Pfizer

$33.60

-0.025 (-0.07%)

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Merck

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Merck

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Johnson & Johnson

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Citi

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TSLA

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Vertex

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TSLA

Tesla

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Johnson & Johnson

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Tesla

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Johnson & Johnson

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Tile Shop

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Spring Bank Pharmaceuticals

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Discovery

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PFE

Pfizer

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Nike

$59.31

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HP Inc.

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Royal Caribbean

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Buffalo Wild Wings

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STLD

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