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KKR

$23.98

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Blackstone

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KKR, Blackstone among bidders for a stake in Metro Pacific unit, Reuters says

According to Anshuman Daga of Reuters, buyout firms KKR (KKR), Blackstone (BX) and CVC are some of the bidders "competing for a stake in the hospital unit of Philippines' Metro Pacific Investments." Reference Link

KKR

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KKR KKR
$23.98

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05/21/19
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DOWNGRADE
Target $29

Neutral
KKR downgraded to Neutral at Credit Suisse
As previously reported, Credit Suisse analyst Craig Siegenthaler downgraded KKR to Neutral from Outperform, with a $29 price target. The analyst cited a lower relative 12-month total return forecast and following the stock's 25%-30% total return year to date. Siegenthaler is re-focusing on the alts that will benefit from recent/future C-Corp conversions, generate stronger than expected fee-related earnings growth and experience less negative earnings revisions in the next economic recession.
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Fly Intel: Top five analyst downgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst downgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. KKR (KKR) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Credit Suisse analyst Craig Siegenthaler citing a lower relative 12-month total return forecast and following the stock's 25%-30% total return year to date. 2. Ocular Therapeutix (OCUL) downgraded to Market Perform from Strong Buy at Raymond James and to Market Perform from Outperform at Cowen. 3. CAE (CAE) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at BMO Capital and to Hold from Buy citing "limited potential returns." 4. Tremont Mortgage Trust (TRMT) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at UBS with analyst Brock Vandervliet saying last week's surprising capital raise has eroded shareholder value. 5. Carlyle Group (CG) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Credit Suisse with analyst Craig Siegenthaler citing a lower relative 12-month total return forecast and following the stock's mid-30% total return year to date. 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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MSCO
07/09/19
NO CHANGE
MSCO
Morgan Stanley sees C-corp conversion announcement coming from Carlyle
Morgan Stanley analyst Michael Cyprys said he recommends owning Carlyle Group (CG) shares into the quarter, as he believes the company will announce plans to convert to a C-corporation along with its upcoming report, "albeit with a delayed effective date" to allow time for the complex underlying tax impact analysis. He thinks a conversion could bring greater clarity and visibility into targets, which could increase long only interest in the stock, Cyprys tells investors. In his broader preview of the earnings season for the Asset Manager group, the analyst noted that he lowered his Q2 EPS estimates by about 4% on average, cutting his estimates for Traditionals by 0.5%, for Alts by 11.5% and for Market Structure companies by 1.6%.
08/05/19
LEHM
08/05/19
INITIATION
Target $29
LEHM
Equal Weight
KKR initiated with an Equal Weight at Barclays
Barclays analyst Jeremy Campbell started KKR with an Equal Weight rating and $29 price target. The analyst says that while KKR has a unique strategy relative to the peers, it is a "bit more pro-cyclical," which warrants a little more cautions this late in the cycle.
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07/19/19
MSCO
07/19/19
NO CHANGE
Target $56
MSCO
Overweight
Blackstone price target raised to $56 after earnings at Morgan Stanley
Morgan Stanley analyst Michael Cyprys raised his price target on Blackstone shares to $56 from $54 following the company's "strong" Q2 results, telling investors that the firm's asset gathering "is coming in faster and larger than expected." The fundraising gives him confidence that Blackstone will hit its $2.00 per share run rate in management fee earnings by the end of 2020 and he sees room for the stock's multiple to expand further, said Cyprys,who keeps an Overweight rating on Blackstone shares.
07/29/19
BMOC
07/29/19
DOWNGRADE
Target $94
BMOC
Market Perform
Thomson Reuters downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at BMO Capital
BMO Capital analyst Tim Casey downgraded Thomson Reuters to Market Perform but raised his price target to $94 from $87. The analyst notes that the valuation on the stock has become more balanced after a 45% year-to-date run-up and a gain of 85% since the initial announcement of the Refinitiv (LNSTY)-Blackstone (BX) deal which has since been confirmed by Thomson Reuters, even though there is some "modest regulatory risk" and uncertainty related to the transaction around its "timing, currency and financial" factors. At 16.4-times enterprise value to expected EBITDA multiple, Casey believes that a neutral rating on Thomson Reuters is "appropriate".
07/29/19
07/29/19
UPGRADE
Target $80

Outperform
Thomson Reuters upgraded to Outperform at Credit Suisse
As previously reported, Credit Suisse analyst Kevin McVeigh upgraded Thomson Reuters to Outperform from Neutral on improving fundamentals in the core business coupled with a higher probability of value creation as evidenced by news that the company and Blackstone (BX) are in publicly confirmed talks for a possible $27B acquisition of Refinitiv by the London Stock Exchange [LNSTY]. Additionally, the analyst sees the core Thomson story improving as the company accelerates organic growth through new products, pricing, and strategic M+A amid margin expansion on stranded cost runoff through 2020. McVeigh also raised his price target on Thomson Reuters' shares to $80 from $70.
08/05/19
LEHM
08/05/19
INITIATION
Target $56
LEHM
Overweight
Blackstone initiated with an Overweight at Barclays
Barclays analyst Jeremy Campbell started Blackstone Group with an Overweight rating and $56 price target. Alternative investment strategies have a structural growth story, Campbell tells investors in a research note. Counter to active asset management, contends the analyst, there is continued demand for alternatives as an asset class.

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