Boohoo, retail, fashion 2 285
Citi upgrades to 'buy'

In the wake of a 30% drop in the shares over the past seven months, Citi opted to upgrade its recommendation on shares of Boohoo. com to 'buy', setting a target price of 235p.

BP, oil, gas
RBC downgrades Premier Oil to 'sector perform'

Analysts at RBC downgraded their recommendation on shares of Premier Oil from 'outperform' to 'sector perform' after the shares had reached their 100p target price, which was unchanged.

hunting energy
Tuesday broker round-up

Hunting plc: Morgan Stanley upgrades to overweight with a target price of 860p.

15 Jan
factory, GKN, industrial, engineer
'Air of inevitability' that GKN will be owned by Melrose, says Berenberg

Berenberg upped its price target on GKN to 455p from 365p on Monday, sticking with its 'buy' rating as it said it seems inevitable the engineer will end up being owned by Melrose Industries, after it rejected a £7bn bid last week.

15 Jan
g4s security heathrow airport
Citi upgrades G4S to 'buy'

Citi upgraded its view on G4S stock to 'buy', pointing to an acceleration in organic growth, cost savings, benefits from re-financing and the possibility that the company might benefit from consolidation in its sector.

15 Jan
johnson matthey chemicals
Berenberg upgrades Johnson Matthey to 'buy'

Analysts at Berenberg upgraded their recommendation on shares of Johnson Matthey from 'hold' to 'buy' on the back of its recent market share gains in European autocatalysts.

15 Jan
johnson matthey industrial
Monday broker round-up

Johnson Matthey plc: Berenberg upgrades to buy with a target price of 3,680p.

12 Jan
ep creuer tui discoveryportroses
JPMorgan downgrades Tui and upgrades SSP

Travel operator Tui was downgraded by JPMorgan Cazenove after its good share price run last year and what is expected to be a "less supportive" 2018, while SSP was upgraded as its shares offer an "attractive entry point".

12 Jan
ep primarkpalmamallorca
Friday broker round-up

SSP: JP Morgan upgrades to overweight with a target price of 765p.

11 Jan
greene king
Numis downgrades Greene King and M&B as it grows more cautious on managed pubs

Analysts at Numis Securities downgraded Greene King and Mitchells and Butlers on Thursday as the brokerage grew increasingly cautious on managed pubs given the sector's above-average exposure to labour costs and high operational gearing.

11 Jan
Anglo American mining 285
Morgan Stanley ups Anglo American to 'overweight'

Morgan Stanley upgraded Anglo American to 'overweight' from 'equalweight' on Thursday and lifted the price target to 1,900p from 1,600p.

11 Jan
William Hill, bookmaker, gaming, gambling
Thursday broker round-up

William Hill: Credit Suisse upgrades to outperform with a target price of 380p.

11 Jan
just eat food curry takeaway
Barclays ups Just Eat to 'overweight', sees strong revenue momentum

Shares in Just Eat were looking pretty tasty on Thursday after Barclays upped its stance on the stock to 'overweight' from 'equalweight' and hoisted up the price target to 1,000p from 700p.

10 Jan
chemring, defence, plane, aerospace
Berenberg initiates coverage on Chemring with 'buy' rating

Analysts at Berenberg initiated coverage on small-cap defence company Chemring on Wednesday, giving it a target price of 211p and issuing it a 'buy' rating.

10 Jan
shot injection arm medical drug pharmaceutical
Hikma downgraded by Jefferies on turnaround challenges

Hikma Pharmaceuticals is likely to disappoint with its outlook for the coming year, Jefferies analysts feared, downgrading the drugmaker to 'underperform'.

10 Jan
hunting energy
Wednesday broker round-up

Hunting: Deutsche Bank downgrades to hold with a target price of 650p.

09 Jan
Mothercare, baby goods, retail
Tuesday broker round-up

Mothercare: JP Morgan downgrades to underweight with a target price of 40p.

09 Jan
mothercare babies ninos
JPMorgan downgrades Mothercare after profit warning

JPMorgan Cazenove downgraded Mothercare to ‘underweight’ from ‘neutral’ and slashed the price target to 40p from 82p on weak UK trading following the retailer’s profit warning on Monday.

09 Jan
glass of wine
No Xmas hangover for Majestic as Investec says 'buy'

Investec on Tuesday reiterated its 'buy' recommendation for Majestic Wines, saying 2018 was “increasingly becoming an inflexion point”, as the company reported Christmas trading figures.

09 Jan
Unite target price, NAV forecasts lifted by Numis

Numis said it was upgrading its target share price on student accommodation provider Unite Group by 14% to 892p after the company reported strong final quarter fund valuations.