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23 Ways To Say 'I'm A Contrarian Investor'

23 Ways To Say 'I'm A Contrarian Investor'

In a new report, Credit Suisse analyst Andrew St. Pierre takes a look at the stocks that Credit Suisse doesn't see eye-to-eye with the rest of Wall Street on. St Pierre believes there are plenty of stocks that the rest of Wall Street has wrong.

“We screened our current US coverage universe to identify companies where our analysts’ views diverged from that of the Street, focusing on both rating as well as earnings projections,” St. Pierre explains.

Here’s Credit Suisse’s full list of bullish contrarian plays:

  • Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK)
  • Agios Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ: AGIO)
  • Box Inc (NYSE: BOX)
  • Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT)
  • Dunkin Brands Group Inc (NASDAQ: DNKN)
  • Kellogg Company (NYSE: K)
  • Manitowoc Company Inc (NYSE: MTW)
  • Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc (NYSE: NSM)
  • Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ: PDCO)
  • SYSCO Corporation (NYSE: SYY)
  • United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X)

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The firm names the following stocks as bearish contrarian plays:

  • Abaxis Inc (NASDAQ: ABAX)
  • American Express Company (NYSE: AXP)
  • Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG)
  • Buffalo Wild Wings (NASDAQ: BWLD)
  • Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR)
  • Expeditors International of Washington (NASDAQ: EXPD)
  • Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F)
  • OvaScience Inc (NASDAQ: OVAS)
  • Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan (USA) (NYSE: POT)
  • Virtu Financial Inc (NASDAQ: VIRT)
  • Valmont Industries, Inc. (NYSE: VMI)
  • Willbros Group Inc (NYSE: WG)

Disclosure: the author holds no position in the stocks mentioned.

Latest Ratings for ABAX

May 2018Sidoti & Co.DowngradesBuyNeutral
Apr 2018Stifel NicolausMaintainsHoldHold
Feb 2018Bank of AmericaMaintainsUnderperformUnderperform

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