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UNM

Unum Group

$52.44

0.03 (0.06%)

, WM

Waste Management

$86.99

0.4 (0.46%)

13:01
02/27/18
02/27
13:01
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13:01

Unum Group names Puneet Bhasin chief information and digital officer

Unum Group (UNM) said that Puneet Bhasin, formerly EVP of corporate operations for Waste Management (WM), has been appointed chief information and digital officer for the company effective March 8. In this capacity, Bhasin will oversee the continued execution of a comprehensive, long-term information technology strategy to support the achievement of Unum's vision and strategic objectives. He will lead Unum's multi-year digital transformation journey and translate the company's strategic business plan into a technology, product and services roadmap. Bhasin will report directly to Rick McKenney, president and CEO.

UNM

Unum Group

$52.44

0.03 (0.06%)

WM

Waste Management

$86.99

0.4 (0.46%)

  • 06

    Mar

UNM Unum Group
$52.44

0.03 (0.06%)

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RILY
11/06/17
UPGRADE
RILY
Neutral
Unum Group upgraded to Neutral from Sell at B. Riley FBR
B. Riley FBR analyst Randy Binner upgraded Unum Group to Neutral.
01/02/18
DBAB
01/02/18
INITIATION
Target $58
DBAB
Hold
Unum Group initiated with a Hold at Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank analyst Joshua Shanker started Unum Group with a Hold rating and $58 price target. The analyst sees less upside than in prior years with the stock now trading at a 30%-plus premium to book value.
01/11/18
RHCO
01/11/18
NO CHANGE
Target $69
RHCO
Buy
Unum Group price target raised to $69 from $62 at SunTrust
SunTrust analyst Mark Hughes raised his price target on Unum Group to $69, saying the company's topline stands to benefit from accelerating wages while favorable disability application and approval trends through mid-December suggest a tailwind for margins. Hughes keeps his Buy rating on Unum Group.
02/13/18
RILY
02/13/18
UPGRADE
Target $58
RILY
Buy
Unum Group upgraded to Buy from Neutral at B. Riley FBR
B. Riley FBR analyst Randy Binner upgraded Unum Group to Buy and raised his price target for the shares to $58 from $55. The analyst views valuations in the sector as more attractive at current levels and recommends using the recent selloff in Unum shares as a buying opportunity.
WM Waste Management
$86.99

0.4 (0.46%)

02/16/18
RAJA
02/16/18
UPGRADE
RAJA
Outperform
Waste Management upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Raymond James
02/16/18
02/16/18
UPGRADE

Outperform
Follow-up: Waste Management upgraded to Outperform at Raymond James
As previously reported, Raymond James upgraded Waste Management to Outperform from Market Perform and established a $95 price target following the Q4 beat and above Street guidance. Analyst Patrick Tyler Brown said Waste Management posted its best topline trend in two decades, has shifted its baseline free cash flow and cash flow conversion higher, and is levered to an improving CPI environment. Brown believes the Street is underestimating broad-based strength in the waste industry and said Waste Management is trading at a discount despite a more defensible-growth model.
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02/16/18
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. Huntington Ingalls (HII) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Credit Suisse with analyst Robert Spingarn saying even with the stock up 30% since the beginning of last year, the company is "particularly well positioned for investors." 2. Waste Management (WM) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Raymond James. 3. Fortis (FTS) was upgraded to Sector Perform from Underperform at National Bank and to Outperform from Neutral. 4. Encana (ECA) was upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Bernstein, to Outperform from Sector Perform at Scotiabank, and to Buy on valuation at Societe Generale. 5. Omnicom (OMC) was upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at Macquarie and to Outperform from Market Perform at BMO Capital. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
02/20/18
FBCO
02/20/18
NO CHANGE
Target $97
FBCO
Outperform
Waste Management price target raised to $97 from $90 at Credit Suisse
Credit Suisse analyst Andrew Buscaglia raised his price target for Waste Management to $97 from $90 following quarterly results. The analyst reiterates an Outperform rating on the shares.

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