Benzinga's Top Initiations

 

  • Analysts at Morgan Stanley initiated coverage on Ionis Pharmaceuticals Inc IONS with an Equal-weight rating. The price target for Ionis Pharmaceuticals is set to $37. Ionis Pharmaceuticals shares rose 0.50 percent to $38.20 in pre-market trading.
  • Jefferies initiated coverage on Comtech Telecomm. Corp. CMTL with a Hold rating. The price target for Comtech Telecomm is set to $14. Comtech Telecomm shares rose 2.75 percent to close at $13.43 on Friday.
  • Stifel Nicolaus assumed Home Depot Inc HD with a Buy rating. Home Depot shares slipped 0.05 percent to $138.70 in pre-market trading.
  • Analysts at Wells Fargo initiated coverage on Service Corporation International SCI with a Market Perform rating. Service Corporation shares dropped 2.02 percent to close at $27.16 on Monday.
  • Analysts at Citigroup initiated coverage of Newmont Mining Corp NEM with a Buy rating. The price target for Newmont Mining is set to $44. Newmont Mining shares rose 1.43 percent to $44.79 in pre-market trading.
  • Analysts at Bank of America initiated coverage on Charter Communications, Inc. CHTR with a Buy rating. Charter Communications shares rose 0.48 percent to close at $236.00 on Monday.
  • Analysts at Wunderlich initiated coverage on Destination XL Group Inc DXLG with a Buy rating. The price target for Destination XL is set to $6.50. Destination XL shares fell 3.49 percent to close at $4.98 on Monday.
  • Citigroup initiated coverage of Goldcorp Inc. (USA) GG with a Neutral rating. The price target for Goldcorp is set to $20. Goldcorp shares rose 1.77 percent to $18.40 in pre-market trading.
  • Analysts at Baird initiated coverage on NXP Semiconductors NV NXPI with an Outperform rating. NXP Semiconductors shares rose 0.17 percent to close at $84.23 on Monday.
  • Analysts at Stifel Nicolaus assumed Lowe's Companies, Inc. LOW with a Buy rating. Lowe's shares rose 0.10 percent to $82.39 in pre-market trading.
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