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
Stocks Under $10 with 50-100% upside potential - 14 days FREE!


Stocks in this article: AMGN CMCSA JCP SBUX YELP


Amgen (AMGN) estimates, price target were raised at BMO Capital Markets. Shares are now seen reaching $87. Estimates were also increased, given the company's solid pipeline, BMO Capital Markets said. Market Perform rating.

Air Products (APD) was upgraded at Robert Baird to outperform from neutral. $130 price target. Activist investor can drive operating progress faster, Robert Baird said.

Alexandria Real Estate Equities (ARE) was upgraded to buy at TheStreet Ratings.

Saul Centers (BFS) was upgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings.

Comcast (CMCSA) was upgraded at Robert Baird to outperform from neutral. $54 price target. Stock has underperformed, despite solid execution, Robert Baird said.

Concur Technologies (CNQR) was upgraded at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch to neutral from underperform. $94 price target. Growth is accelerating, BofA/Merrill said.

Covance (CVD) was downgraded at BofA/Merrill to neutral. $85 price target. Valuation call, as the stock is up 43% so far this year, BofA/Merrill said.

Global Payments (GPN) was upgraded at Oppenheimer to outperform from perform. $55 price target. Canada appears to have stabilized and Europe remains strong, Oppenheimer said.

HMA (HMA) was downgraded at UBS to neutral from buy as Community Heath is not likely to see competing bids to acquire the company, said UBS. Price target goes to $14.

Itron (ITRI) was downgraded at Brean Capital to sell from hold. $34 price target. Company cut its guidance again, Brean said.

JCPenney (JCP) was downgraded at Citigroup to sell from neutral and given an $11 price target. Neither stabilization nor a turnaround is evident, Citi said.

LPL Financial (LPLA) was upgraded at Citigroup to buy from neutral and given a $45 price target. Leverage to rising rates and potential bank creation offer upside, Citi said.

Mead Johnson (MJN) was initiated with a perform rating at Oppenheimer. Valuation call, Oppenheimer said.

Nextera Energy (NEE) was upgraded at Morgan Stanley to overweight. $105 price target. Resources business holds greater value, Morgan Stanley said.

Oil States (OIS) was downgraded at Williams Financial to hold from buy. $105 price target. Company missed expectations once again, Williams said.

1 of 2

Select the service that is right for you!

Action Alerts PLUS
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer and Stephanie Link actively manage a real portfolio and reveal their money management tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
  • Weekly roundups
TheStreet Quant Ratings
Try it NOW
Only $49.95/yr

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
  • Upgrade/downgrade alerts
Stocks Under $10
Try it NOW

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

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
  • Weekly roundups
Dividend Stock Advisor
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer's protege, 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
  • Alerts when market news affect the portfolio
  • Bi-weekly updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Real Money Pro
Try it NOW

All of Real Money, plus 15 more of Wall Street's sharpest minds delivering actionable trading ideas, a comprehensive look at the market, and fundamental and technical analysis.

Product Features:
  • Real Money + Doug Kass Plus 15 more Wall Street Pros
  • Intraday commentary & news
  • Ultra-actionable trading ideas
Options Profits
Try it NOW

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

Product Features:
  • 100+ monthly options trading ideas
  • Actionable options commentary & news
  • Real-time trading community
  • Options TV
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!


DOW 18,053.71 +23.50 0.13%
S&P 500 2,088.77 +6.89 0.33%
NASDAQ 4,806.8590 +33.3870 0.70%

Brokerage Partners

Rates from

  • Mortgage
  • Credit Cards
  • Auto

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