As of September 19, 2017, one analyst out of the 15 analysts tracking JetBlue Airways (JBLU) had a “strong buy” recommendation on the stock.
On September 14, 2017, the average bunker fuel price was $377 per ton—compared to $371 on September 7, 2017.
The majority of analysts providing ratings on Walmart (WMT) continue to maintain a neutral outlook on the stock.
A closer look at analysts’ opinions on the rail sector reveals a slight shift towards “hold” recommendations from “buy” for major US railroad (IYJ) stock. Their 12-month target prices fell…
Given J.M. Smucker’s (SJM) dismal start to the year and its tepid outlook, several analysts have reduced their target prices on the stock.
As of September 15, 2017, Burlington Stores (BURL) stock was rated a “buy” by 80.0% or 16 of the 20 analysts covering the stock.
Rite Aid’s shareholders have been the real losers from the delay and eventual termination of the deal between Rite Aid (RAD) and Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) in October 2015.
As of September 18, the consensus mean price target on CMP stood at $69.5 per share, which was about 1.6% lower than the closing price of $70 on the same day.
The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (SMG) saw a sharp increase in its price last year.
Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (SQM) has gained significant ground so far this year with the stock up by almost 105% as of September 18, 2017.
FMC Corporation (FMC) has had a fantastic run so far this year.
Monsanto (MON) stock has returned just about 12% YTD (year-to-date) as of September 15.
CF Industries (CF) has had a decent run so far this year. YTD (year-to-date), the company has returned 11.5%, which is slightly shy of the S&P 500 Index’s (SPY) return…
The Mosaic Company (MOS) was one of the worst performers compared to stocks within the agricultural chemical industry (MOO) such as PotashCorp (POT), Agrium (AGU), and CF Industries (CF).
The current consensus mean rating on Agrium for the next-12-month period stood at 2.5 with a “buy” recommendation.
Since our last update a month ago in August, PotashCorp (POT) stock has risen by as much as ~11%.
Agricultural chemical stocks haven’t yielded the best returns recently, and some stocks have seen losses for the last couple of years.
Only one of the six analysts covering Total (TOT) has rated it a “buy” in September 2017. Another five analysts (or 83.0%) have rated it a “hold.”
Nine (or 33.0%) of the 27 analysts covering ExxonMobil (XOM) have rated it a “buy” in September 2017. Another 12 analysts (or 44.0%) have rated it a “hold.”
Seven (or 47.0%) of the 15 analysts covering Petrobas (PBR) have rated it a “buy” in September 2017. Another six (or 40.0%) have rated it a “hold.”