This Day On The Street
Continue to site right-arrow
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here
TheStreet Open House

Analysts' Actions: HP XOM AEO DFS NUE


Assured Guaranty (AGO) upgraded to buy at TheStreet Ratings.

Belo (BLC) upgraded to buy at TheStreet Ratings.

Hub Group (HUBG) rated new Hold at Wunderlich. $36 price target. Company is facing increased price competition and higher rail rates.

Nucor (NUE - Get Report) downgraded at Dahlman from Buy to Hold, Dahlman Rose said. International steel prices remain lower than in the U.S.

RPC (RPC) downgraded at Dahlman from Hold to Sell, Dahlman Rose said. $9 price target. Company is seeing lower pricing and margins.

Reliance Steel (RS) rated new Buy at UBS. $66 price target. Company is leveraged to improving domestic demand.

Steel Dynamics (STLD) downgraded at Dahlman from Buy to Hold, Dahlman Rose said. Expect steel prices to move lower from here.

Safeway (SWY) downgraded at Jefferies to Hold from Buy, Jefferies said. $17 price target. Sales upside limited.

Ultra Petroleum (UPL) downgraded at Sterne Agee to Underperform, Sterne Agee said. Valuation call, based on a $20 price target.

US Steel (X) downgraded at Dahlman from Buy to Hold, Dahlman Rose said. Steel prices are likely at or near peak levels.


American Eagle (AEO - Get Report) numbers raised at UBS. Shares of AEO now seen reaching $23. Estimates also increased, given improved execution. Neutral rating.

Cheesecake Factory (CAKE) numbers increased at Piper. CAKE estimates were raised through 2013, Piper Jaffray said. Company can continue to drive above-average sales and earnings growth. Overweight rating and new $37 price target.

Chico's FAS (CHS) numbers increased at UBS. CHS estimates were raised through 2014, UBS said. Higher sales are driving margin expansion.

Discover (DFS - Get Report) estimates, target increased at Guggenheim. DFS estimates were raised through 2013, Guggenheim said. Paypal deal should generate higher fees and credit trends remain favorable. Buy rating and new $45 price target.

Express Scripts (ESRX) numbers raised at Jefferies. Shares of ESRX now seen reaching $70, Jefferies said. Estimates also raised on Medco synergies coming sooner. Buy rating.

Express (EXPR) estimates, target reduced at BMO. EXPR estimates were cut through 2013, BMO Capital said. Management lowered its guidance, which appears conservative. Outperform rating and new $20 price target.

Guess (GES) estimates, target cut at Sterne Agee. GES estimates were reduced through 2014, Sterne Agee said. Tourism is impacting traffic in North America. Buy rating and new $36 price target.

1 of 2

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Try it NOW
Only $9.95
Try it NOW
14-Days Free
Try it NOW

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Options Profits

Our options trading pros provide over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • Actionable options commentary and news
  • Real-time trading community
Try it NOW
Try it NOW
Try it NOW
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!
AEO $16.92 0.00%
DFS $56.80 0.00%
HP $69.11 0.00%
NUE $47.11 0.00%
XOM $84.28 -0.05%


DOW 17,678.23 -40.31 -0.23%
S&P 500 2,056.15 -4.90 -0.24%
NASDAQ 4,863.3620 -13.1570 -0.27%

Partners Compare Online Brokers

Free Reports

Free Newsletters from TheStreet

My Subscriptions:

After the Bell

Before the Bell

Booyah! Newsletter

Midday Bell

TheStreet Top 10 Stories

Winners & Losers

Register for Newsletters
Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs