Breaking News Instant updates and real-time market news.

VIA

Viacom

$39.10

3.45 (9.68%)

, VIAB

Viacom

$33.76

2.95 (9.57%)

16:11
01/12/18
01/12
16:11
01/12/18
16:11

Viacom not in active discussions with CBS, Bloomberg says

Viacom's (VIAB) Shari Redstone still desires a merger with CBS (CBS), according to Bloomberg.

VIA

Viacom

$39.10

3.45 (9.68%)

VIAB

Viacom

$33.76

2.95 (9.57%)

CBS

CBS

$59.22

1.44 (2.49%)

  • 18

    Jan

  • 08

    Feb

  • 08

    Feb

  • 15

    Feb

VIA Viacom
$39.10

3.45 (9.68%)

11/20/17
DBAB
11/20/17
UPGRADE
Target $25
DBAB
Hold
Viacom upgraded to Hold from Sell at Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank analyst Bryan Kraft upgraded Viacom to Hold saying he sees limited room for further multiple compression. The analyst believes reports of merger speculation in the media space should provide valuation support and he keeps a $25 price target for Viacom shares.
01/02/18
BRRR
01/02/18
DOWNGRADE
BRRR
Market Perform
Viacom downgraded to Market Perform after rally at Barrington
As previously reported, Barrington analyst James Goss downgraded Viacom to Market Perform from Outperform, noting that a recent rally in the stock has priced in some of the upside he expected from the company's turnaround efforts and that recovery, particularly at the Paramount, will remain "largely in the future."
12/27/17
LOOP
12/27/17
NO CHANGE
Target $27
LOOP
Hold
Loop trims Viacom price target to $27 on 'Downsizing' disappointment
Loop Capital analyst David Miller lowered his Q1 estimates for Viacom after "Downsizing" came in a far third at the domestic box office in its holiday weekend opening against "Last Jedi" and "Jumanji," noting this is "the latest in a long line of Studio misfires this year." He trimmed his price target on Viacom shares to $27 from $28 and maintains a Hold rating on the stock.
11/20/17
11/20/17
UPGRADE

On The Fly: Top five analyst upgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst upgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Verizon (VZ) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo with analyst Jennifer Fritzsche saying after dropping 16% since mid-January, "much of the bad news is behind the stock" in terms of wireless service revenue declines. 2. 3D Systems (DDD) upgraded to Neutral from Underweight at Piper Jaffray with analyst Troy Jensen saying he sees limited downside from current share levels. 3. Viacom (VIAB, VIA) upgraded to Hold from Sell at Deutsche Bank with analyst Bryan Kraft saying he sees limited room for further multiple compression. 4. Maxwell (MXWL) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Roth Capital with analyst Craig Irwin saying he sees consensus estimates as achievable for 2018, and merger synergies with NessCap should start making a more material contribution over the next few quarters. 5. National Beverage (FIZZ) upgraded to Positive from Neutral at Susquehanna with analyst Pablo Zuanic citing his increased conviction on the sales and bottom-line upside of the company. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
VIAB Viacom
$33.76

2.95 (9.57%)

01/04/18
WELS
01/04/18
NO CHANGE
Target $32
WELS
Market Perform
Viacom price target raised to $32 from $25 at Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo analyst Marci Ryvicker raised her price target for Viacom to $32 from $25 to incorporate tax reform. The analyst reiterates a Market Perform rating on the shares.
01/02/18
MACQ
01/02/18
DOWNGRADE
MACQ
Underperform
Viacom downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at Macquarie
01/02/18
BRRR
01/02/18
DOWNGRADE
BRRR
Market Perform
Viacom downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Barrington
CBS CBS
$59.22

1.44 (2.49%)

01/03/18
RBCM
01/03/18
NO CHANGE
Target $40
RBCM
Outperform
Lionsgate price target raised to $40 from $36 at RBC Capital
RBC Capital analyst Steven Cahall raised his price target on Lions Gate Entertainment (LGF.B) to $40, calling it his "Top smidcap" for 2018. Cahall says that the company is a "content pureplay", which makes it defensive to changes in the ecosystem, adding that it is also the "most likely acquisition target in the space." The analyst points to reduction in earnings volatility through Starz, which he believes has an upside to its current distribution of 25M subscriptions. While there have been a number of potential suitors that want to own content, Cahall believes CBS (CBS) is the most "logical" one.
01/03/18
RBCM
01/03/18
NO CHANGE
Target $43
RBCM
Outperform
21st Century Fox price target raised to $43 from $34 at RBC Capital
RBC Capital analyst Steven Cahall raised his price target on 21st Century Fox (FOXA) to $43 and kept his Outperform rating in the wake of the asset sale to Disney (DIS). Cahall says the valuation on the SpinCo implies a 20% free cash flow yield relative to 7% at its peer CBS (CBS), and expects this discount to be corrected with an upside in the stock once the deal is fully priced in. The analyst also sees the immediate outlook for the company's revenue growth as "solid".
01/04/18
WELS
01/04/18
NO CHANGE
WELS
Media sector upgraded to Over Weight from Market Weight at Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo analyst Marci Ryvicker upgraded the Media sector to Over Weight from Market Weight citing her positive views on shares of 21st Century Fox (FOXA), Disney (DIS), CBS (CBS) and AMC Networks (AMCX). Fox is the analyst's top near-term pick in the space, with Disney "a close second."
01/04/18
WELS
01/04/18
NO CHANGE
Target $70
WELS
Outperform
CBS price target lowered to $70 form $75 at Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo analyst Marci Ryvicker lowered her price target for CBS to $70 from $75 to incorporate tax reform. The analyst reiterates an Outperform rating on the shares.

TODAY'S FREE FLY STORIES

SNPS

Synopsys

$90.29

1.05 (1.18%)

21:14
05/23/18
05/23
21:14
05/23/18
21:14
Recommendations
Synopsys analyst commentary at JPMorgan »

Synopsys benefited from…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 23

    May

AMZN

Amazon.com

$1,601.77

19.67 (1.24%)

21:04
05/23/18
05/23
21:04
05/23/18
21:04
Periodicals
Amazon Web Services to invest in Chile as part of LatAm expansion, Reuters says »

Amazon Web Services is…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 04

    Jun

SRRK

Scholar Rock

$0.00

(0.00%)

21:01
05/23/18
05/23
21:01
05/23/18
21:01
Syndicate
Scholar Rock 5.36M share IPO priced at $14.00 »

The deal priced in the…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 24

    May

KNSA

Kiniksa

$0.00

(0.00%)

21:00
05/23/18
05/23
21:00
05/23/18
21:00
Syndicate
Kiniksa 8.5M share IPO priced at $18.00 »

The deal size was…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 24

    May

GSKY

GreenSky

$0.00

(0.00%)

20:58
05/23/18
05/23
20:58
05/23/18
20:58
Syndicate
GreenSky 38M share IPO priced at $23.00 »

The deal size was…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 24

    May

SAIL

SailPoint

$23.30

1.29 (5.86%)

20:56
05/23/18
05/23
20:56
05/23/18
20:56
Syndicate
SailPoint 17.808M share Secondary priced at $22.50 »

The deal size was…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 24

    May

  • 24

    May

CLPS

CLPS

$0.00

(0.00%)

20:55
05/23/18
05/23
20:55
05/23/18
20:55
Syndicate
CLPS 2M share IPO priced at $5.25 »

The deal priced between…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 24

    May

MDT

Medtronic

$85.29

0.305 (0.36%)

, MCK

McKesson

$146.84

0.39 (0.27%)

20:25
05/23/18
05/23
20:25
05/23/18
20:25
Earnings
Notable companies reporting before tomorrow's open »

Notable companies…

MDT

Medtronic

$85.29

0.305 (0.36%)

MCK

McKesson

$146.84

0.39 (0.27%)

BBY

Best Buy

$75.73

0.255 (0.34%)

HRL

Hormel Foods

$35.82

-0.01 (-0.03%)

TTC

Toro Company

$60.32

-0.08 (-0.13%)

SAFM

Sanderson Farms

$107.13

1.19 (1.12%)

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 24

    May

  • 24

    May

  • 24

    May

  • 24

    May

  • 24

    May

  • 29

    May

  • 30

    May

  • 02

    Jun

  • 05

    Jun

  • 12

    Jun

  • 19

    Jun

  • 20

    Jun

  • 25

    Jun

  • 26

    Jun

BPOP

Popular

$46.94

-0.31 (-0.66%)

20:07
05/23/18
05/23
20:07
05/23/18
20:07
Hot Stocks
Popular announces early termination of FDIC shared-loss agreements »

Popular, Inc announced…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

WSM

Williams-Sonoma

$49.21

1.91 (4.04%)

20:04
05/23/18
05/23
20:04
05/23/18
20:04
Recommendations
Williams-Sonoma analyst commentary at Loop Capital »

Williams-Sonoma earnings…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 23

    May

EWY

iShares MSCI South Korea Index Fund

$74.45

0.73 (0.99%)

, SPY

SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust

$273.37

0.8 (0.29%)

19:59
05/23/18
05/23
19:59
05/23/18
19:59
Periodicals
Breaking Periodicals news story on iShares MSCI South Korea Index Fund, SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust, S&P 500 »

N Korea foreign ministry…

EWY

iShares MSCI South Korea Index Fund

$74.45

0.73 (0.99%)

SPY

SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust

$273.37

0.8 (0.29%)

SPX

S&P 500

$0.00

(0.00%)

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

CVX

Chevron

$128.70

0.465 (0.36%)

19:39
05/23/18
05/23
19:39
05/23/18
19:39
Hot Stocks
Canadian court affirms dismissal of suit against Chevron subsidiary »

The Ontario Court of…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

EA

Electronic Arts

$133.49

1.31 (0.99%)

19:19
05/23/18
05/23
19:19
05/23/18
19:19
Hot Stocks
Electronic Arts CTO sells 10,000 common shares »

In a regulatory filing,…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

CCL

Carnival

$64.67

-0.39 (-0.60%)

19:14
05/23/18
05/23
19:14
05/23/18
19:14
Periodicals
Carnival CEO expects China to become the largest cruise market, CNBC says »

In an interview with CNBC…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 30

    May

PBR

Petrobras

$15.10

-0.6 (-3.82%)

19:11
05/23/18
05/23
19:11
05/23/18
19:11
Periodicals
Petrobras slashes diesel price 10% to resolve trucker protest, Reuters says »

Petrobras has opted to…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

SRPT

Sarepta

$88.94

-0.24 (-0.27%)

19:05
05/23/18
05/23
19:05
05/23/18
19:05
Hot Stocks
Sarepta granted orphan status for DMD treatment golodirsen »

The FDA granted Sarepta…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 20

    Jun

BZLFF

Bunzl

$0.00

(0.00%)

19:03
05/23/18
05/23
19:03
05/23/18
19:03
Downgrade
Bunzl rating change at Goldman Sachs »

Bunzl downgraded to…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

WUBA

58.com

$84.56

1.39 (1.67%)

19:02
05/23/18
05/23
19:02
05/23/18
19:02
Earnings
Breaking Earnings news story on 58.com »

58.com sees Q2 revenue…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 24

    May

  • 10

    Sep

WUBA

58.com

$84.56

1.39 (1.67%)

19:01
05/23/18
05/23
19:01
05/23/18
19:01
Earnings
58.com reports Q1 adjusted earnings per ADS 33c, consensus 21c »

Reports Q1 revenue $393M,…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 24

    May

  • 10

    Sep

WSM

Williams-Sonoma

$49.21

1.91 (4.04%)

, LASR

nLight

$30.00

-1.79 (-5.63%)

18:58
05/23/18
05/23
18:58
05/23/18
18:58
Hot Stocks
On The Fly: After Hours Movers »

UP AFTER EARNINGS:…

WSM

Williams-Sonoma

$49.21

1.91 (4.04%)

LASR

nLight

$30.00

-1.79 (-5.63%)

SNPS

Synopsys

$90.29

1.05 (1.18%)

LB

L Brands

$34.05

0.06 (0.18%)

NTAP

NetApp

$66.61

-0.41 (-0.61%)

DGLY

Digital Ally

$2.55

-0.075 (-2.86%)

FCAU

Fiat Chrysler

$22.47

-0.155 (-0.69%)

TM

Toyota

$134.85

-0.89 (-0.66%)

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 23

    May

  • 23

    May

  • 23

    May

  • 23

    May

  • 24

    May

  • 11

    Jun

  • 12

    Jun

  • 10

    Jul

CPRT

Copart

$52.93

-0.06 (-0.11%)

18:54
05/23/18
05/23
18:54
05/23/18
18:54
Earnings
Copart reports Q3 adjusted EPS 52c, consensus 50c »

Reports Q3 revenue…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 24

    May

AAPL

Apple

$188.36

1.08 (0.58%)

, VLKAY

Volkswagen

$0.00

(0.00%)

18:45
05/23/18
05/23
18:45
05/23/18
18:45
Periodicals
Apple signs pact with VW over self-driving cars, NY Times says »

Apple (AAPL) has signed…

AAPL

Apple

$188.36

1.08 (0.58%)

VLKAY

Volkswagen

$0.00

(0.00%)

BMWYY

BMW

$0.00

(0.00%)

DDAIF

Daimler AG

$0.00

(0.00%)

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

PBR

Petrobras

$15.10

-0.6 (-3.82%)

18:24
05/23/18
05/23
18:24
05/23/18
18:24
Periodicals
Breaking Periodicals news story on Petrobras »

Petrobras under scrutiny…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

NFLX

Netflix

$344.70

13.08 (3.94%)

, CMCSA

Comcast

$31.87

-0.64 (-1.97%)

18:03
05/23/18
05/23
18:03
05/23/18
18:03
Periodicals
Netflix market value now higher than Comcast, Recode says »

Netflix's (NFLX)…

NFLX

Netflix

$344.70

13.08 (3.94%)

CMCSA

Comcast

$31.87

-0.64 (-1.97%)

CMCSK

Comcast

$0.00

(0.00%)

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

CE

Celanese

$113.87

-0.05 (-0.04%)

18:01
05/23/18
05/23
18:01
05/23/18
18:01
Hot Stocks
Celanese to increase selling prices on acetyl intermediate products »

To raise prices on Vinyl…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

Get Full Fly Access

Breaking market intelligence sent straight to you
Our team of experts analyze every news story and filter out the noise to deliver real-time market moving news.
Up-to-date information on important industry events
Get real-time updates on events that are moving the market—from conferences and calls to syndicate announcements.
News focused on the companies in your portfolio
Create up to 12 portfolios with 150 stocks each, and see how active they are in market news.