UPDATE: Credit Suisse Downgrades EQT Midstream Partners to Neutral on YTD Share Appreciation
Credit Suisse downgraded EQT Midstream Partners (NYSE: EQM) from Outperform to Neutral and raised the price target from $39.00 to $41.00.
Credit Suisse analyst John Edwards noted, "We are downgrading EQM to Neutral (from Outperform) on valuation as EQM has rallied nearly 25% thus far in 2013 and appears fairly valued, in our opinion. […] Our revised $41 TP (from $39) is based on a 3.75%-4.0% target yield range on our annualized 4Q13 distribution estimate of $1.60/unit, giving us a TP range of $40-$42 and $41 TP. Adding an expected $1.525 in distributions over the NTM implies total return potential of 7%-14% which is not enough for us to stay at Outperform thus our downgrade to Neutral."
EQT Midstream Partners closed at $38.77 on Tuesday.
Latest Ratings for EQM
|Oct 2014||Credit Suisse||Maintains||Neutral|
|Oct 2014||Howard Weil||Initiates Coverage on||Sector Outperform|
|Oct 2014||Ladenburg Thalmann||Upgrades||Neutral||Buy|
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