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AIG calls active as shares see relative strength

AIG calls active as shares see relative strength. The stock up 7.7% to $50.74 after earnings and the biggest option trade in AIG is (a closing seller of) 2.6K May 48 calls at $2.43. More than 3K trade today and the selling probably closes positions opened just yesterday when a 5.2K lot was bought for 77c. If so, the sale today monetizes $500K in profits on the 3K lot. Meanwhile, 5K Jun 45 calls trade in AIG Tuesday and appears to be closing selling as well. Jul 50, May 47, and May 50 calls also seeing interest. Total volume is 4X daily average and lopsided more than 2:1 at 32K calls and 14K puts.

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AIG downgraded to Hold from Buy at Argus
Argus analyst Jacob Kilstein downgraded AIG to Hold after its latest Q4 earnings miss driven by "catastrophe losses, large reserve charges, and poor investment results", saying the stock is consistently underperforming. The analyst believes that the company will continue to deal with "restructuring charges and higher-than-normal catastrophe losses", adding that while its price to book ratio of 0.6-times implies a discount to the peer industry average of 1.6-times, it is justified by its "below-average ROE and quarterly losses."
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Catch up on today's top five analyst upgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Workday (WDAY) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Cowen with analyst J. Derrick Wood saying his checks reveal a strong uptick in its pipeline of new blue chip Cloud financial customers and he believes it is ready to set off a new product cycle. 2. AIG (AIG) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Compass Point. 3. Bloomin' Brands (BLMN) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at William Blair with analyst Sharon Zackfia saying he sees an "undemanding valuation" at current share levels as well as the potential for an operating margin recovery to add 200 basis points over the next three to four years. 4. Cedar Fair (FUN) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Macquarie. 5. Healthcare Trust (HTA) upgraded to Overweight from Equalweight at Capital One. 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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AIG at inflection despite disappointing Q4 results, says UBS
UBS analyst Brian Meredith said despite AIG's disappointing Q4 results, management reiterated their expectation that the General Insurance segment would achieve a profit in Q1. The analyst also said the benefit coming from their reinsurance strategy in 2019 is underappreciated by the market. He believes management's guidance of margin expansion from a rate and mix shift will be challenging to achieve, so he modeled in half of the guidance only. Meredith maintained his Buy rating and $52 price target on AIG shares.
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AIG results not as strong as first look suggests, says JPMorgan
JPMorgan analyst Jimmy Bhullar says that while AIG's Q1 results exceeded expectations, they are not as strong as they appear at first glance. Results were lifted by a few unusual items, primarily high investment income, Bhullar tells investors in a post-earnings research note. Further, as in recent quarters, net earnings was considerably below operating earnings, primarily due to high realized investment losses, adds the analyst. He affirms a Neutral rating on AIG with a $52 price target citing a "lackluster outlook" for business fundamentals and concerns about downside risk to consensus earnings forecasts.

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