UPDATE: Jefferies Downgrades Texas Industries to Hold Following FQ2 Results
Jefferies downgraded on Texas Industries (NYSE: TXI) from Buy to Hold and raised the price target from $52.00 to $57.00.
Jefferies commented, "TXI's Q2-2013 results were better than we expected, as volumes exceeded our forecasts. We are therefore reducing our estimate of the loss at the EPS level in FY2013 from $0.62 to $0.20. For 2014, we now expect an EPS of $0.38. Previously we forecast a loss of $0.09. We are also increasing our target price from $52 to $57, but as the latter is close to the current share price, we are reducing our rating on the shares from Buy to Hold."
Texas Industries closed at $55.97 on Wednesday.
Latest Ratings for TXI
|Jul 2014||DA Davidson||Terminates||Neutral|
|Jan 2014||DA Davidson||Maintains||Neutral|
|Jan 2014||CL King||Downgrades||Strong Buy||Neutral|
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