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Willis Towers Watson

$149.43

0.58 (0.39%)

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Willis Towers Watson initiated with a Neutral at Credit Suisse

Credit Suisse analyst Michael Zaremski started Willis Towers Watson with a Neutral rating and $166 price target. Given Willis's choppy past as a stand-alone company, the analyst appreciates that it will take time for certain investors to appreciate the Towers Watson leadership team, which now manages the combined Willis Towers Watson.

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WLTW Willis Towers Watson
$149.43

0.58 (0.39%)

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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. Adobe (ADBE) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at JMP Securities with analyst Patrick Walravens saying he believes the shares are fairly valued after having risen 69% in 2017 and a further 21% year-to-date. 2. Dover (DOV) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan with analyst Steve Tusa saying a lack of near-term catalysts makes the risk/reward profile no longer attractive. 3. AMD (AMD) downgraded to Negative from Neutral at Susquehanna with analyst Christopher Rolland saying he confirmed Bitmain has developed an ASIC for Ethereum mining, which he believes accounted for roughly 20% of AMD's sales. 4. Jack in the Box (JACK) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Morgan Stanley with analyst John Glass saying he sees limited upside and ongoing top-line risk. 5. Willis Towers Watson (WLTW) downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at BofA/Merrill with analyst Jay Cohen saying while Willis' organic growth rebounded in 2017, its inconsistent margin performance detracts a bit from his confidence in the company's near-term earnings power. 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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Willis Towers Watson upgraded to Buy from Hold at Sandler O'Neill
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Target $163
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Willis Towers Watson upgraded to Buy on valuation at Sandler O'Neill
Sandler O'Neill analyst Paul Newsome upgraded Willis Towers Watson to Buy from Hold with an unchanged price target of $163. The analyst is making a valuation call with the stock down to "both absolute and relative valuations that we have not seen since there were significant concerns about the Willis/Towers Watson merger and the company's ability to generate organic growth." He views Willis Towers Watson's valuation as inexpensive relative to peers.
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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: Netflix (NFLX) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Deutsche Bank with analyst Bryan Kraft saying he underestimated the market's willingness to underwrite several years of negative free cash flow to drive growth. 2. Eli Lilly (LLY) upgraded to Market Perform from Underperform at BMO Capital with analyst Alex Arfaei saying he believes that his previously expressed concerns around the downside risks for Humalog, cautious outlook for Vernezio, and uncertainty around Bari are "mostly reflected" in the stock, with more balance in risk-reward going forward. 3. Willis Towers Watson (WLTW) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Sandler O'Neill with analyst Paul Newsome saying he is making a valuation call with the stock down to "both absolute and relative valuations that we have not seen since there were significant concerns about the Willis/Towers Watson merger and the company's ability to generate organic growth." 4. Shaw Communications (SJR) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Canaccord and to Outperform from Sector Perform at Scotiabank. 5. eBay (EBAY) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Monness Crespi with analyst Jim Chartier saying eBay's structured data initiatives have meaningfully improved the eBay marketplace experience for buyers and sellers, resulting in gross merchandise value inflecting to up 7% in the fourth quarter of 2017 from up 1% in the third quarter of 2016. 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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