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.
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 plc: Morgan Stanley upgrades to overweight with a target price of 860p.
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.
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.
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.
Johnson Matthey plc: Berenberg upgrades to buy with a target price of 3,680p.
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".
SSP: JP Morgan upgrades to overweight with a target price of 765p.
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.
Morgan Stanley upgraded Anglo American to 'overweight' from 'equalweight' on Thursday and lifted the price target to 1,900p from 1,600p.
William Hill: Credit Suisse upgrades to outperform with a target price of 380p.
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.
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.
Hikma Pharmaceuticals is likely to disappoint with its outlook for the coming year, Jefferies analysts feared, downgrading the drugmaker to 'underperform'.
Hunting: Deutsche Bank downgrades to hold with a target price of 650p.
Mothercare: JP Morgan downgrades to underweight with a target price of 40p.
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.
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.
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.