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Morgan Stanley Lists Top SMID Stocks To Buy And Sell Headed Into 2017

Morgan Stanley Lists Top SMID Stocks To Buy And Sell Headed Into 2017

Now that the holiday shopping season is winding down, the Morgan Stanley sales team has come up with a new shopping list of small- and mid-cap (SMID) stocks for traders to buy in the final days of 2016.

To Buy

Here’s a rundown of all the companies on Morgan Stanley’s buy list.

  • Acushnet Holdings Corp (NYSE: GOLF).
  • Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE: ALK).
  • Align Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALGN).
  • Alps Electric Co Ltd (ADR) (OTC: APELY).
  • Auto Nation, Inc. (NYSE: AN).
  • Blue Buffalo Pet Products Inc (NASDAQ: BUFF).
  • DBV Technologies SA – ADR (NASDAQ: DBVT).
  • Duke Realty Corp (NYSE: DRE).
  • Fairmount Santrol Holdings Inc (NYSE: FMSA).
  • Fortinet Inc (NASDAQ: FTNT).
  • Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. (ADR) (NASDAQ: GGAL).
  • Helix Energy Solutions Group Inc (NYSE: HLX).
  • Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRC).
  • Hubbell Incorporated (NYSE: HUBB).
  • Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ: STLD).
  • Interpublic Group of Companies Inc (NYSE: IPG).
  • Mallinkrodt PLC (NYSE: MNK).
  • Marks and Spencer Group Plc (ADR) (OTC: MAKSY).
  • Panera Bread Co (NASDAQ: PNRA).
  • Pandora Media Inc (NYSE: P).
  • Parsley Energy Inc (NYSE: PE).
  • Patheon NV (NYSE: PTHN).
  • Quantenna Communications Inc (NASDAQ: QTNA).
  • Sabre Corp (NASDAQ: SABR).
  • Splunk Inc (NASDAQ: SPLK).
  • Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ: STLD).
  • TETRA Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: TTI).
  • Travelport Worldwide Ltd (NYSE: TVPT).
  • United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X).
  • Voya Financial Inc (NYSE: VOYA).
  • Yum China Holdings Inc (NYSE: YUMC).

Names To Sell

In addition to the stocks that traders should be buying, the Morgan Stanley team also came up with a list of stocks to Sell:

  • CBL & Associates Properties, Inc. (NYSE: CBL).
  • Coach Inc (NYSE: COH).
  • Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE: JNPR).
  • People’s United Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ: PBCT).
  • Prosperity Bancshares, Inc. (NYSE: PB).
  • United Natural Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ: UNFI).
  • The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU).

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