How Will This Ratings Initiation Affect Harley-Davidson (HOG) Stock Today?

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Harley-Davidson Inc. (HOG) was initiated with a "hold" rating and $57 price target at Wunderlich Securities on Friday.

The firm said it initiated coverage on the motorcycle company as it believes Harley is facing increased competition.

Separately, TheStreet Ratings team rates HARLEY-DAVIDSON INC as a Buy with a ratings score of A-. TheStreet Ratings Team has this to say about their recommendation:

"We rate HARLEY-DAVIDSON INC (HOG) a BUY. This is based on the convergence of positive investment measures, which should help this stock outperform the majority of stocks that we rate. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, expanding profit margins, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself."

You can view the full analysis from the report here: HOG Ratings Report

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