Analysts’ Views on Baxter International ahead of Its 2Q17 Results
Baxter International (BAX) plans to release its 2Q17 results on July 26. In a Reuters survey of 17 brokerage firms, seven firms rated BAX as a “buy,” nine firms rated it as a “hold,” and one analyst rated it a “sell.”
In July 2017, 22 of the 31 analysts (~71.0%) covering Bank of America (BAC) gave the stock “buy” or “strong buy” ratings.
A 60% majority of Wall Street analysts covering APA’s stock have rated it a “hold.” The average target price for APA ~$51.24.
In this article, we’ll look at the recent changes analysts have made to Diamond Offshore Drilling’s target prices and recommendations.
Most of the analysts covering Herbalife (HLF) stock maintain a “neutral” outlook. The company’s top line is expected to fall in 2Q17.
As of July 19, 2017, 33 analysts are tracking Verizon (VZ) stock. About 24.0% of them are recommending a “buy” for the stock.
Of the 19 analysts covering Hershey stock, 21.0% recommended a “buy,” 68.0% kept a “hold” recommendation, and 11.0% maintained a “sell” rating.
Approximately 53% of the analysts covering Noble Energy rated it as a “buy” and ~18% rated it as a “strong buy.” The remaining 29% rated it as a “hold.”
In the trailing 12-month period, GoPro (GPRO) stock has fallen 26.5%. In the last month, it has risen 2.7%.
On June 16, Oppenheimer raised SFM to “outperform” from “perform” after Amazon (AMZN) announced its acquisition of Whole Foods Market (WFM).
According to the latest data compiled by Thomson Reuters, 52% of the analysts recommend buying SFM.
Wall Street analysts’ mean target price for NBR on July 19 was $13.5.
Around 64.7% of Wall Street analysts have rated Chesapeake Energy (CHK) a “hold.” CHK’s average broker target price of $5.86 implies a potential return of ~18% over the next 12 months.
After Netflix’s (NFLX) fiscal 2Q17 earnings, analysts remain bullish about the company. According to a StreetInsider report from July 18…
Though FirstEnergy stock currently looks to be trading at a discount, its earnings volatility might make it less attractive for utility investors.
In this series, we examined the estimates for Chevron’s (CVX) 2Q17 earnings. We also considered its segmental outlook and stock performance ahead of its earnings release.
On July 19, 2017, hardware technology company Apple had generated returns of 3.2% in the trailing-one-month period and 51.2% in the trailing-12-month period.
U.S. Steel has received a consensus price target of $27.23 from its 15 analysts. Based on its July 18 closing price, it’s now trading 16.7% below its consensus target.
On July 17, 2017, Xilinx’s PB ratio stood at ~6.6x, which is higher than Intel’s ratio of ~2.4x but lower than NVIDIA’s ratio of 16.0x.
Wall Street analysts gave a “hold” recommendation for Xilinx stock as the short-term earnings growth is still slow.