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PFE

Pfizer

$36.40

0.26 (0.72%)

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Pfizer sale of consumer unit most likely option, says Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank analyst Gregg Gilbert believes a sale of Pfizer's Consumer Healthcare unit is the most likely outcome of the company's strategic review process. The analyst says he wouldn't be surprised if Pfizer has already received indications of interest in the business. A sale of the unit could be 3%-4% accretive depending on the price and assuming the company uses the proceeds to repurchase shares in order to offset dilution, Gilbert tells investors in a research note. He likes that management continues to explore strategic alternatives to increase shareholder value and keeps a Buy rating on Pfizer with a $38 price target.

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PFE Pfizer
$36.40

0.26 (0.72%)

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Pfizer upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley
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Pfizer upgraded to Overweight on underappreciated Ibrance at Morgan Stanley
As previously reported, Morgan Stanley analyst David Risinger upgraded Pfizer to Overweight from Equal Weight, stating that he believes investors underappreciate the global prospects for breast cancer drug Ibrance, which he expects to maintain its first-to-market advantage. Additionally, he views the stock's valuation as attractive relative to comps and history following a long period of "middling" performance. Risinger raised his price target Pfizer shares to $39 from $35.
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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. Pfizer (PFE) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley with analyst David Risinger saying he believes investors underappreciate the global prospects for breast cancer drug Ibrance, which he expects to maintain its first-to-market advantage. 2. Progressive (PGR) upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at Credit Suisse with analyst Ryan Tunis citing the announcement of much lower than expected Harvey losses of approximately $230M versus his estimate of $550M. 3. American Airlines (AAL) and Southwest (LUV) were upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Raymond James. 4. Post Holdings (POST) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at BMO Capital with analyst Kenneth Zaslow saying he expects the company to be boosted by egg price increases. 5. Nordson (NDSN) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Longbow with analyst Christopher Dankert saying ATS growth concerns are overblown and views valuation as attractive. 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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Morgan Stanley calls Verzenio liver toxicity warning a 'minor' negative surprise
Morgan Stanley analyst David Risinger said he was expecting warnings on diarrhea and blood clot risks for Eli Lilly's (LLY) Verzenio, but not liver toxicity, calling that part of the approval a "minor" negative surprise. However, the approval came ahead of the Q1 timeline management had provided, he added. Bloomberg reports that Verzenio will cost $10,948 per month, which is in-line with the current monthly costs for Pfizer's (PFE) Ibrance and Novartis' (NVS) Kisqali, Risinger noted. He keeps an Equal Weight rating and $86 price target on Eli Lilly shares.

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