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CEMP

Cempra

$3.65

-0.15 (-3.95%)

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Cempra downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Roth Capital

Roth Capital analyst Michael Higgins downgraded Cempra to Neutral from Buy after the company announced plans to merge with Melinta Therapeutics in an all-stock transaction. The analyst also lowered his price target on Cempra's shares to $4 from $8.

CEMP Cempra
$3.65

-0.15 (-3.95%)

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CANT
07/20/17
NO CHANGE
Target $50
CANT
Overweight
Paratek Pharmaceuticals recent selloff overdone, says Cantor
Cantor Fitzgerald analyst Louise Chen says the two day selloff in shares of Paratek Pharmaceuticals (PRTK) after "positive and competitive" data from the company's OASIS-2 trials is overdone. The issues experienced by Cempra's (CEMP) community antibiotic product are entirely product-specific and not a read-through to Paratek, Chen told investors last night in a research note. She believes Paratek will be able to market Omadacycline effectively if it is approved and keeps an Overweight rating on the shares with a $50 price target.
03/29/17
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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. Dunkin' Brands (DNKN) downgraded to Sell from Neutral at Goldman with analyst Karen Holthouse saying with the stock trading at the high end of its valuation range, comp and unit growth risks in the U.S. present downside risk. 2. Darden (DRI) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at BTIG with analyst Peter Saleh saying he does not expect the acquisition to start meaningfully contributing to sales and restaurant profit growth until fiscal 2019/2020 and sees limited upside at current levels. 3. Cempra (CEMP) downgraded to Sell from Hold at Gabelli with analyst Kevin Kedra saying the company is exploring strategic options but expects valuation to diminish along with the company's balance sheet over time and sees little reason to own shares without a catalyst. 4. PPL Corp. (PPL) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at UBS. 5. Panera Bread (PNRA) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Maxim with analyst Stephen Anderson saying he now sees the stock reflecting the positives of continued momentum from "Panera 2.0," opportunities for margin expansion, unit development, and share buybacks following its 25% year-to-date advance. He keeps a $260 price target on Panera shares. 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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GABE
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GABE
Sell
Cempra downgraded to Sell from Hold at Gabelli
Gabelli analyst Kevin Kedra downgraded Cemptra to Sell with a price target of $3.75. The analyst said the company is exploring strategic options but expects valuation to diminish along with the company's balance sheet over time and sees little reason to own shares without a catalyst.
03/01/17
JANY
03/01/17
NO CHANGE
Target $5
JANY
Neutral
Cempra likely to trade below cash until FDA gives clarity, says Janney Capital
Janney Capital analyst Debjit Chattopadhyay said that until Cempra has clarity from the FDA on the "once promising" SoliThera, which is not expected until the third quarter of this year, that its shares are likely to trade below cash. He lowered his fair value estimate on Cempra shares to $5 from $8 based on the lack of regulatory and commercial visibility and keeps a Neutral rating on the name.

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