This Day On The Street
Continue to site
ADVERTISEMENT
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

Analysts' Actions: BBT, CTL, LVLT, PWR, WBC

Brinker (EAT) estimates, target were increased at Keybanc. Estimates were raised through 2015. Checks show better profitability trends, Keybanc said. Buy rating and new $45 price target.

Facebook (FB) estimates, price target were reduced at Oppenheimer. Shares are now seen reaching $32. Estimates also cut, given a lower outlook for mobile ad monetization, Oppenheimer said. Outperform rating.

Family Dollar (FDO) estimates were cut at Jefferies. Estimates were reduced through 2014. Company is facing margin pressure, Jefferies said. Hold rating and $57 price target.

Gap (GPS) price target was boosted at Jefferies to $56. Athleta continues to grow in value, Jefferies said. Buy rating.

JCPenney (JCP) estimates were reduced at UBS. Earnings estimates through 2014 were cut after the company announced CEO Ron Johnson's departure, said UBS. The company has returned to heavier couponing in a weak sales environment. Price target remains $10.

Lazard (LAZ) estimates, price target were cut at Credit Suisse. Shares are now seen reaching $39. Estimates also reduced, given fewer deal closings, Credit Suisse said. Outperform rating.

Las Vegas Sands (LVS) estimates were increased at Wells Fargo. Estimates were boosted through 2014. Macau continues to grow ahead of expectations, Wells Fargo said. Outperform rating.

Rite Aid (RAD) price target and estimates were increased at UBS. Earnings estimates through 2014 were increased ahead of its earnings release on Thursday, said UBS. Debt refinancing will offset other EPS headwinds, UBS said. Price target is now $1.80.

UnitedHealth (UNH) target raised at Credit Suisse to $71. PBM business is not being appreciated by investors, Credit Suisse said. Outperform rating.

Xcel Energy (XEL) numbers were raised at Jefferies. Shares are now seen reaching $30.50. Estimates were also increased, given higher expected energy rates, Jefferies said. Hold rating.

Follow TheStreet on Twitter and become a fan on Facebook.

This article was written by a staff member of TheStreet.
2 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
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
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!
SYM TRADE IT LAST %CHG
BBT $37.60 -0.48%
CTL $36.29 -0.33%
LVLT $54.12 -1.01%
PWR $29.48 0.68%
WBC $127.76 1.31%

Markets

DOW 18,037.97 -42.17 -0.23%
S&P 500 2,108.92 -8.77 -0.41%
NASDAQ 5,060.2460 -31.8390 -0.63%

Partners Compare Online Brokers

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs