Stock Comments / EPS Changes
American Express (AXP) price target, EPS estimates were increased at Jefferies. AXP boosted its own numbers, Jefferies said. U.S. billed business ticked up and operating expenses declined, Jefferies said. Twelve-month price target is $88. Hold rating.
BB&T (BBT) EPS estimates, price target were increased at UBS. The company increased its own numbers, UBS said. Driven by positive operating leverage and loan demand improving. Buy rating and $43 price target.
Best Buy price target, EPS were lowered at Jefferies. Margins took a hit after aggressive promotions during soft holiday sales, Jefferies said. Twelve-month price target is $38. Buy rating.
BlackRock (BLK) price target, EPS estimates were raised at UBS. Driven by lower taxes and higher AUM levels, while progress is being made toward organic growth targets, UBS said. $330 price target and neutral rating.Capital One (COF) price target, EPS estimates were increased at Jefferies. Resurgent consumer confidence should drive asset growth, while asset growth and credit were better than expectations, Jefferies said. CSX (CSX) estimates, price target were reduced at Credit Suisse. Shares are now seen reaching $27 over 12 months, Credit Suisse said. Estimates were also cut, given a challenging coal environment, Credit Suisse also said. Neutral rating. Dana Holding (DAN) EPS estimates, price target were increased at Jefferies. Positive midterm outlook for higher growth and EBITDA margins, Jefferies said. Twelve-month price target is $24. Buy rating. Illumina (ILMN) was added to the Focus List at J.P. Morgan. Twelve-month price target is $190. Company will launch several new products this year, J.P. Morgan said. Overweight rating. Lululemon (LULU) estimates, price target were cut at Wedbush. Shares are now seen reaching $55. Estimates are also reduced, given the company's new guidance, Wedbush said. Neutral rating. PNC Financial (PNC) numbers were increased at BMO Capital. Shares are now seen reaching $88 over 12 months. Estimates also increased, as the company is seeing better sales growth. Market Perform rating. T. Rowe Price (TROW) numbers were cut at BMO Capital. Twelve-month price target is now $87. Estimates were also reduced, as the company lost a top portfolio manager. Market Perform rating.
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