Benzinga's Top Upgrades, Downgrades For July 10, 2020

Upgrades

  • For Triumph Bancorp Inc TBK, DA Davidson upgraded the stock from Neutral to Buy. Triumph Bancorp earned ($0.18) in the first quarter, compared to $0.55 in the year-ago quarter. The stock has a 52-week-high of $43.15 and a 52-week-low of $19.03. Triumph Bancorp's stock last closed at $21.48 per share.
  • Nomura Instinet upgraded the stock for Charter Communications Inc CHTR from Neutral to Buy. For the first quarter, Charter Communications had an EPS of $1.86, compared to year-ago quarter EPS of $1.11. The stock has a 52-week-high of $549.00 and a 52-week-low of $345.67. Charter Communications's stock last closed at $530.19 per share.
  • Piper Sandler upgraded the stock for Sleep Number Corp SNBR from Neutral to Overweight. Sleep Number earned $1.36 in the first quarter, compared to $0.80 in the year-ago quarter. The stock has a 52-week-high of $61.00 and a 52-week-low of $15.27. Sleep Number's stock last closed at $46.80 per share.
  • RBC Capital changed the rating for Harley-Davidson Inc HOG from Underperform to Sector Perform. In the first quarter, Harley-Davidson showed an EPS of $0.51, compared to $0.98 from the year-ago quarter. The stock has a 52-week-high of $40.89 and a 52-week-low of $14.31. Harley-Davidson's stock last closed at $25.76 per share.
  • Vertical Research changed the rating for Raytheon Technologies Corp RTX from Hold to Buy. The stock has a 52-week-high of $74.93 and a 52-week-low of $48.05. Raytheon Technologies's stock last closed at $58.07 per share.

 

Downgrades

  • AltaCorp Capital downgraded the stock for Nabors Industries Ltd NBR from Sector Perform to Underperform. Nabors Industries earned ($19.86) in the first quarter, compared to ($0.36) in the year-ago quarter. The stock has a 52-week-high of $87.00 and a 52-week-low of $0.20. Nabors Industries's stock last closed at $31.70 per share.
  • Benchmark changed the rating for Contura Energy Inc CTRA from Buy to Hold. For the first quarter, Contura Energy had an EPS of ($2.18), compared to year-ago quarter EPS of $0.41. The stock has a 52-week-high of $50.17 and a 52-week-low of $1.93. Contura Energy's stock last closed at $3.77 per share.
  • For Fastly Inc FSLY, B of A Securities downgraded the stock from Buy to Underperform. In the first quarter, Fastly earned ($0.06). The stock has a 52-week-high of $102.95 and a 52-week-low of $10.63. Fastly's stock last closed at $102.72 per share.
  • For KeyCorp KEY, B of A Securities downgraded the stock from Neutral to Underperform. In the first quarter, KeyCorp showed an EPS of $0.12, compared to $0.40 from the year-ago quarter. The stock has a 52-week-high of $20.52 and a 52-week-low of $7.45. KeyCorp's stock last closed at $11.02 per share.
  • Piper Sandler downgraded the stock for Moelis & Co MC from Overweight to Neutral. Moelis & Co earned $0.27 in the first quarter, compared to $0.27 in the year-ago quarter. The stock has a 52-week-high of $41.27 and a 52-week-low of $22.11. Moelis & Co's stock last closed at $28.96 per share.
  • RBC Capital changed the rating for Redfin Corp RDFN from Outperform to Sector Perform. In the first quarter, Redfin showed an EPS of ($0.64), compared to ($0.74) from the year-ago quarter. The stock has a 52-week-high of $43.90 and a 52-week-low of $9.63. Redfin's stock last closed at $40.13 per share.

 

Initiations

  • Goldman Sachs initiated coverage on Autoliv Inc ALV with a Buy rating. The price target for Autoliv is set at $81.00. Autoliv earned $0.88 in the first quarter, compared to $1.20 in the year-ago quarter. The stock has a 52-week-high of $87.01 and a 52-week-low of $38.16. Autoliv's stock last closed at $63.29 per share.
  • With a rating of Outperform, FBN Securities initiated coverage on Datadog Inc DDOG. The price target is set at $115.00 for Datadog. Interestingly, in the first quarter, Datadog's EPS was $0.06. The stock has a 52-week-high of $98.99 and a 52-week-low of $27.55. Datadog's stock last closed at $96.10 per share.
  • With a rating of Buy, Stifel initiated coverage on 10x Genomics Inc TXG. The price target is set at $105.00 for 10x Genomics. Interestingly, in the first quarter, 10x Genomics's EPS was ($0.22). The stock has a 52-week-high of $108.36 and a 52-week-low of $45.11. 10x Genomics's stock last closed at $92.29 per share.
  • Raymond James initiated coverage on Cytokinetics Inc CYTK with a Strong Buy rating. The price target for Cytokinetics is set at $39.00. In the first quarter, Cytokinetics showed an EPS of ($0.66), compared to $0.15 from the year-ago quarter. The stock has a 52-week-high of $27.47 and a 52-week-low of $7.72. Cytokinetics's stock last closed at $26.12 per share.
  • Benchmark initiated coverage on MTBC Inc MTBC with a Buy rating. The price target for MTBC is set at $15.00. For the first quarter, MTBC had an EPS of $0.03, compared to year-ago quarter EPS of $0.11. The stock has a 52-week-high of $11.84 and a 52-week-low of $3.25. MTBC's stock last closed at $10.45 per share.
  • Stephens & Co. initiated coverage on International Flavors & Fragrances Inc IFF with an Overweight rating. The price target for Intl Flavors & Fragrances is set at $150.00. For the first quarter, Intl Flavors & Fragrances had an EPS of $1.62, compared to year-ago quarter EPS of $1.57. The stock has a 52-week-high of $147.20 and a 52-week-low of $92.14. Intl Flavors & Fragrances's stock last closed at $122.32 per share.
  • Stephens & Co. initiated coverage on Sensient Technologies Corp SXT with an Overweight rating. The price target for Sensient Technologies is set at $70.00. In the first quarter, Sensient Technologies showed an EPS of $0.72, compared to $0.78 from the year-ago quarter. The stock has a 52-week-high of $74.16 and a 52-week-low of $38.24. Sensient Technologies's stock last closed at $51.12 per share.
  • Stephens & Co. initiated coverage on Balchem Corp BCPC with a Equal-Weight rating. The price target for Balchem is set at $100.00. Balchem earned $0.81 in the first quarter, compared to $0.73 in the year-ago quarter. The stock has a 52-week-high of $113.92 and a 52-week-low of $78.30. Balchem's stock last closed at $91.61 per share.
  • Citigroup initiated coverage on Beyond Meat Inc BYND with a Sell rating. The price target for Beyond Meat is set at $123.00. In the first quarter, Beyond Meat showed an EPS of $0.03, compared to ($0.14) from the year-ago quarter. The stock has a 52-week-high of $239.71 and a 52-week-low of $48.18. Beyond Meat's stock last closed at $141.22 per share.
  • With a rating of Outperform, Oppenheimer initiated coverage on Turning Point Therapeutics Inc TPTX. The price target is set at $90.00 for Turning Point. In the first quarter, Turning Point showed an EPS of ($0.82), compared to ($3.97) from the year-ago quarter. The stock has a 52-week-high of $72.03 and a 52-week-low of $31.30. Turning Point's stock last closed at $60.32 per share.
  • With a rating of Sell, Compass Point initiated coverage on Shift4 Payments Inc FOUR. The price target is set at $35.00 for Shift4 Payments. The stock has a 52-week-high of $47.95 and a 52-week-low of $30.00. Shift4 Payments's stock last closed at $44.66 per share.
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