Upgrades and Downgrades (BBY, CSIQ, CF, HME, AAP, MO, N, ORLY, RAI, SPP, SVNT, TLAB)

New York, September 30th (TradersHuddle.com) – Following are some of the top upgrades and downgrades before the market open.   Upgrades   Best Buy (NYSE:BBY), the consumer electronics goods and appliances retailer, was upgraded to Top Pick from Outperform at RBC. The firm set its target price at $48 per share.   Canadian Solar (NASDAQ:CSIQ), … Continue reading “Upgrades and Downgrades (BBY, CSIQ, CF, HME, AAP, MO, N, ORLY, RAI, SPP, SVNT, TLAB)”

New Ratings (ALKS, ARQL, AEC, MAA, PRX, SLXP, VRUS, WMGI)

New York, September 30th (TradersHuddle.com) – Following are some of the new analyst ratings before the market open.   Research Firms Initiate:   Alkermes (NASDAQ:ALKS), the developer of products based on drug delivery technologies, was initiated with a Buy at UBS.   ArQule (NASDAQ: ARQL) was initiated with Outperform at BMO Capital.   Associated Estates … Continue reading “New Ratings (ALKS, ARQL, AEC, MAA, PRX, SLXP, VRUS, WMGI)”

Akamai in Correction Mode – Where’s Support?

New York, Sept 30th (TradersHuddle.com) – Shares of Akamai Technologies (NASDAQ:AKAM) ended Wednesday’s trading session lower by 0.81% at $50.57, still hanging to the $50 level, which is providing short term support. Earlier this month I discussed the possibility of a breakdown in Akamai, as it was developing a raising wedge, where sellers were getting … Continue reading “Akamai in Correction Mode – Where’s Support?”

Micron Technology Ahead of Earnings

New York, September 29th (TradersHuddle.com) – Shares of Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) are trading higher by +3.09% ahead of its quarterly earnings release. Micron Technology, the dynamic random access memory chips maker is expected to release its quarterly results on September 30th. Wall Street Analysts consensus calls for a profit of $0.4 a share on … Continue reading “Micron Technology Ahead of Earnings”

Lawson Software Ahead of Earnings

New York, September 29th (TradersHuddle.com) – Shares of Lawson Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:LWSN) are trading lower by -0.24% ahead of its quarterly earnings release. Lawson Software, the provider of enterprise software solutions for specific services industries is expected to release its quarterly results on September 30th. Wall Street Analysts consensus calls for a profit of $0.09 … Continue reading “Lawson Software Ahead of Earnings”

Accenture Ahead of Earnings

New York, September 29th (TradersHuddle.com) – Shares of Accenture PLC (NYSE:ACN) are trading higher by +0.81% ahead of its quarterly earnings release. Accenture, the provider of management and technology consulting services is expected to release its quarterly results on September 30th. Wall Street Analysts consensus calls for a profit of $0.63 a share on $5.31 … Continue reading “Accenture Ahead of Earnings”

McCormick Ready for its Quarterly Earnings Release

New York, September 29th (TradersHuddle.com) – Shares of McCormick & Company, Inc. (NYSE:MKC) are trading lower by -0.12% ahead of its quarterly earnings release. McCormick, the spices, herbs, and extracts processor is expected to release its quarterly results on September 30th. Wall Street Analysts consensus calls for a profit of $0.59 a share on $806.17 … Continue reading “McCormick Ready for its Quarterly Earnings Release”

Upgrades and Downgrades (CCL, ENDP, FTE, RJF, ADVS, AZN, JCG, RRC, SM, GMXR)

New York, September 29th (TradersHuddle.com) – Following are some of the top upgrades and downgrades before the market open.   Upgrades   Carnival (NYSE:CCL), the cruise ship operator, was upgraded to a Buy from Neutral at Goldman.   Endo Pharmaceutical (NASDAQ:ENDP) was upgraded to a Buy from Hold at Citigroup.   France Telecom (NYSE:FTE) was … Continue reading “Upgrades and Downgrades (CCL, ENDP, FTE, RJF, ADVS, AZN, JCG, RRC, SM, GMXR)”

New Ratings (BSX, PLCE, EIX, GDOT, GYMB, LH, MDT, MGM, BYD, IGT, ISLE, LVS, PNK, NRG, POM, DGX, SGEN, WYNN)

New York, September 29th (TradersHuddle.com) – Following are some of the new analyst ratings before the market open.   Research Firms Initiate:   Boston Scientific (NYSE:BSX), the heart stent maker, was initiated with a Hold at Jefferies and a target price of $7.   Children’s Place (NASDAQ:PLCE), the value-priced children’s apparel retailer, was initiated with … Continue reading “New Ratings (BSX, PLCE, EIX, GDOT, GYMB, LH, MDT, MGM, BYD, IGT, ISLE, LVS, PNK, NRG, POM, DGX, SGEN, WYNN)”

Analyzing the Latest BP Price Action – Playing the Breakout?

New York, Sep 29th (TradersHuddle.com) – Shares of BP (NYSE:BP) finished Tuesday trading session higher by 1.5% or at 39.29 falling short from breaking above the $40 level. BP like other energy names are starting to gain attention in this rally, following in the steps of technology, which is the top performing sector that continues … Continue reading “Analyzing the Latest BP Price Action – Playing the Breakout?”