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Digging Into Credit Suisse's Global Focus List

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Digging Into Credit Suisse's Global Focus List

Credit Suisse just released its Global Focus List for this month. In the new report, Credit Suisse discussed the recent performance of the list and the changes the firm made since to last month’s list.

About The List

Credit Suisse’s Global Focus List is a collection of the firm’s top stock picks from around the world. According to the report, "The list is assembled bottom up, reflecting our analysts’ most favored and differentiated ideas."

Throughout the month of May, the list generated a total return of 0.23 percent. Since its inception in June of 2014, the list has outperformed the MSCI World index by more than 1.2 percent.

Changes

The only U.S.-listed addition to the list during the past month is Time Warner Inc (NYSE: TWX).

However, Credit Suisse removed two U.S.-listed names from the list this month: Aetna Inc (NYSE: AET) and Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE: PG).

Aetna’s stock has surged more than 6.8 percent in the past month, while Time Warner and P&G have both generated negative returns.

Related Link: Why Is Citi Removing Hershey From Its U.S. Focus List?

Other Names

In addition to Time Warner, this month’s Credit Suisse Global Focus List includes the following U.S.-listed stocks:

  • Sealed Air Corp (NYSE: SEE)
  • Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ: MDLZ)
  • Marriott International Inc (NASDAQ: MAR)
  • Facebook Inc (NASDAQ: FB)
  • Hanesbrands Inc. (NYSE: HBI)
  • Dunkin Brands Group Inc (NASDAQ: DNKN)
  • Affiliated Managers Group, Inc. (NYSE: AMG)
  • Fomento Economico Mexicano SAB (ADR) (NYSE: FMX)
  • JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM)
  • Boston Properties, Inc. (NYSE: BXP)
  • Devon Energy Corp (NYSE: DVN)
  • TransCanada Corporation (USA) (NYSE: TRP)
  • Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE: MRO)
  • Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA)
  • Royal Bank of Canada (NYSE: RY)
  • Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: MU)
  • Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE: LUV)

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Latest Ratings for TWX

DateFirmActionFromTo
Jun 2018Loop CapitalDowngradesBuyHold
Jun 2018Barrington ResearchDowngradesOutperformMarket Perform
Jun 2018Moffett NathansonDowngradesBuyNeutral

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