Shares in Chilean copper miner Antofagasta were proving resilient on Friday in the face of a downgrade to 'sell' from 'neutral' by Goldman Sachs, which slashed its price target to 700p from 850p as it argued that the stock's valuation is stretched following the recent rally.
easyJet: JP Morgan downgrades to neutral with a target price of 1,450p.
Barclays initiated coverage of Coats Group and RWS Holdings on Friday.
EasyJet shares were under pressure on Friday, knocked lower by a downgrade from JPMorgan Cazenove and a profit warning from rival Ryanair.
Barclays analysts predict that uncertainty around airline demand will be sky-high in 2019, with airlines also needing to battle fuel headwinds, with easyJet shares seen as most at-risk.
Analysts at Berenberg upgraded their recommendation for William Hill's shares from 'hold' to 'buy', arguing that the shares were just "too cheap" after having nearly halved in value over the course of 2018.
EasyJet flew lower on Thursday as Barclays cut its recommendation on the budget airline to 'underweight' from 'equalweight' and chopped the price target to 1,200p from 1,500p, saying this was "a purely relative call".
Intercontinental Hotels Group: Berenberg upgrades to buy with a target price of 4,850p.
ITV was under pressure on Thursday as Bank of America Merrill Lynch cut its stance on the stock to 'underperform' from 'buy' and slashed the price target to 110p from 210p as it turned more cautious on the European media sector.
The pound's reaction to Theresa May huge defeat in the meaningful vote on her Brexit deal was muted on Wednesday, with investors and analysts trying to decipher the political runes for the best way to make a buck.
Ashmore group: Berenberg downgrades to hold with a target price of 413p.
Morgan Stanley upgraded Petrofac and Hunting on Wednesday as part of a broader note on the oil services sector.
SSE is highly rated by analysts, but UBS downgraded the energy giant to 'neutral' on Wednesday as it is "not out of the woods yet".
Berenberg downgraded Ashmore to 'hold' from 'buy' on Wednesday, trimming the price target to 413p from 425p as it sees "significantly" more upside elsewhere in the sector.
Barclays upgraded aerospace and defence company BAE Systems to 'equalweight' from 'underweight' and lifted the price target to 550p from 500p as it pointed to an attractive valuation and lower volatility ahead.
Glanbia offers investors access to the US cheese and fitness nutrition markets, but Morgan Stanley sees the 2019 outlook as "challenging" and has initiated coverage with an 'underweight' rating.
Ten Entertainment Group: Berenberg downgrades to hold with a target price of 250p.
Analysts at Berenberg reiterated their 'buy' rating on shares of the London Stock Exchange Group on Monday, saying it was "well placed" to exploit two of the most "robust structural trends in the finance industry".
Next was under the cosh on Monday after Credit Suisse cut the stock to 'underperform' from 'neutral' and slashed the price target to 4,800p from 5,800p following the company's trading statement earlier this month.
Next: Credit Suisse downgrades to underperform with a target price of 4,800p.