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  • Friday broker round-up
    Fri 05 February 2016 15:07
    (ShareCast News) - Enterprise Inns: Barclays downgrades to underweight with a target of 80p.

  • Broker tips: BG Group, Halma, Enterprise Inns
    Fri 05 February 2016 13:45
    (ShareCast News) - Nomura reiterated its 'buy' rating and target price of 1150p on BG Group after the company reported a rise in full-year earnings.

  • Nomura reiterates 'buy' rating for BG Group
    Fri 05 February 2016 11:58
    (ShareCast News) - Nomura reiterated its 'buy' rating and target price of 1150p on BG Group after the company reported a rise in full-year earnings.

  • Halma's CenTrak acquisition to boost earnings, says Investec
    Fri 05 February 2016 11:56
    (ShareCast News) - Halma's shares climbed on Friday as Investec said its acquisition of CenTrak will add to revenue and profit growth in 2016.

  • Barclays downgrades Enterprise Inns to 'underweight'
    Fri 05 February 2016 09:59
    (ShareCast News) - Barclays downgraded Enterprise Inns to 'underweight' from 'equalweight' and slashed the price target to 80p from 155p.

  • Thursday broker round-up
    Thu 04 February 2016 16:07
    (ShareCast News) - Coca-Cola HBC: Barclays downgrades to underweight with a target of 1325p.

  • Broker tips: Barclays, Lloyds, RBS, Beazley
    Thu 04 February 2016 15:46
    (ShareCast News) - The exposure of UK banks to China and oil should not be a material concern and the prospects for dividends have improved but the likelihood of later rate hikes in the UK means their shares are now worth less, HSBC analysts said.

  • HSBC cuts price targets for Barclays, Lloyds and RBS
    Thu 04 February 2016 12:28
    (ShareCast News) - The exposure of UK banks to China and oil should not be a material concern and the prospects for dividends have improved but the likelihood of later rate hikes in the UK means their shares are now worth less, HSBC analysts said.

  • Beazley a 'hold' after full year results
    Thu 04 February 2016 09:32
    (ShareCast News) - Insurance group Beazley was rated at 'hold' by Peel Hunt on Thursday after the company reported its full-year results.

  • UBS issues reality check to global banks but likes Lloyds, RBS
    Wed 03 February 2016 14:48
    (ShareCast News) - UBS had a reality check for global banks in 2016, warning that another year of fundamental headwinds such as oil and central bank policy will likely weigh on earnings expectations.

  • Citi cuts target on StanChart, points out correlation with oil price
    Wed 03 February 2016 14:37
    (ShareCast News) - Analysts at Citi on Wednesday lowered their target price on the shares of Asia-focused and commodity-exposed lender StanChart.

  • Analysts upbeat on Hargreaves Lansdown's outlook, but valuation seen as generous
    Wed 03 February 2016 13:43
    (ShareCast News) - Analysts appeared to remain generally upbeat on the prospects for Hargreaves Lansdown despite the small 'miss' by the financial products supermarket on its first half profits when compared with market expectations.

  • Broker tips: Prudential, TalkTalk, Foxtons
    Wed 03 February 2016 12:40
    (ShareCast News) - Barclays and UBS have played down reports that Prudential would be hit by a clampdown on Hong Kong sales of insurance products from mainland China, which sent the shares tumbling 8% on Tuesday.

  • Barclays and UBS dismiss Hong Kong concerns over Prudential
    Wed 03 February 2016 11:35
    (ShareCast News) - Barclays and UBS have played down reports that Prudential would be hit by a clampdown on Hong Kong sales of insurance products from mainland China, which sent the shares tumbling 8% on Tuesday.

  • SocGen cuts Sainsbury's, says Home deal increases risk profile
    Wed 03 February 2016 11:08
    (ShareCast News) - Societe Generale downgraded Sainsbury's to 'hold' from 'buy' and slashed the price target to 260p from 310p following the announcement of its offer for Home Retail Group.

  • Canaccord reiterates 'buy' for Foxtons but cuts price target
    Wed 03 February 2016 09:48
    (ShareCast News) - Shares in Foxtons gained as Canaccord Genuity reiterated its 'buy' rating after the UK real estate group reported a solid year of revenue growth.

  • Mixed broker views on TalkTalk
    Wed 03 February 2016 09:47
    (ShareCast News) - Exane BNP Paribas has upgraded TalkTalk from 'neutral' to 'outperform' on the company's weak share price, however Goldman Sachs downgraded the company from 'buy' to 'neutral'.

  • Carnival cruising towards attractive value but Zika a concern, Numis says
    Wed 03 February 2016 07:47
    (ShareCast News) - Shares in Carnival continues to take on water on Wednesday after sinking almost 8% the day before due to investors reading across from the disappointing results of rival Royal Caribbean Cruises and fears around the Zika virus.

  • Broker tips: Home Retail, Britvic, AG Barr, Shell
    Tue 02 February 2016 15:36
    (ShareCast News) - Home Retail had its 'sell' rating reiterated by Canaccord Genuity on Tuesday after the company agreed on the terms of a takeover bid from J Sainsbury.

  • Liberum cuts targets on wide swathe of oil sector firms
    Tue 02 February 2016 12:33
    (ShareCast News) - Analysts at Liberum cut their share price targets for a wide swathe of the London-listed oil sector after taking into account the sharp shift lower in futures prices over the last four months.


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