The market appears set for an uneventful first hour, but there have been lots of gains this week that traders will likely feel good about and may elect to play the tape a bit tighter than usual today. Here are some of the names that may lead the active stocks list.
: Shares are trading lower following company's earnings results.
: Stock is trading down on a potential U.S. antitrust investigation.
Upgrades to Watch
: Deutsche Bank raises price target to $44.
: FBR Research raises estimates and price target to $110.
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: Wells Fargo initiates stock with an outperform. $25-$27 price target range.
: Janney Montgomery Scott initiates stock with a buy rating. $50 price target.
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: Citigroup raises price target to $39.
: JPMorgan initiates stock with an overweight rating. $45 price target.
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: Deutsche Bank raises price target to $80.
: Barclays Capital raises price target to $100.
: Oppenheimer upgrades stock to a perform rating.
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: Credit Suisse raises price target to $600.
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: Barclays Capital raises price target to $140.
: Janney Montgomery Scott reiterates buy rating. $22 price target.
: Barclays Capital raises price target to $30.
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: Raymond James initiates stock with a strong buy.
: Credit Suisse raises estimates. $35 price target.
: Credit Suisse raises price target to $6.
: Citigroup raises price target to $9.
: Barclays Capital raises estimates. $31 price target.
Nu Skin Enterprises
: Jefferies raises stock to a buy.
: Credit Suisse raises estimates and price target to $41.
: Barclays Capital raises stock to an equal-weight. $6 price target.
Research In Motion
: Robert Baird upgrades stock to an outperform. $84 price target.
: Goldman Sachs raises stock to a "conviction buy".
: Soleil Securities initiates coverage with a buy. $6.50 price target.
USANA Health Sciences
: Jefferies upgrades stock to a buy.
: Piper Jaffray raises stock to an outperform. $35 price target.
Downgrades to Watch
: SunTrust Robinson Humphrey cuts stock to a neutral rating.
: Thomas Weisel cuts stock to a market-weight. $21 price target.
: Credit Suisse cuts estimates. $38 price target.
: Soleil Securities cuts stock to a hold. $35 price target.
: Soleil Securities cuts stock to a sell. $15.50 price target.
: Soleil Securities cuts stock to a hold. $28 price target.
: Credit Suisse cuts stock to a neutral. $64 price target.
: Credit Suisse cuts estimates. $91 price target.
: Barclays Capital cuts estimates. $18 price target.
: Citgroup cuts stock to a hold rating. $55 price target.
Other Key Indexes to Watch
: Gold prices are lower but prices have had a big gain this week.
: Oil prices are slightly lower this morning.
: Bond prices are lower this morning and are down for the week.
What's the Trade?
There are few catalysts to key on so far this morning, but the Google upgrade is one gauge certainly to watch. The market may be in for another consolidation day as we get set for earnings season to ramp up next week. I will be back with some ideas in my next post.
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