Broker Tips
24 Sep
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Credit Suisse upgrades Capital & Counties after share price drop

Capital & Counties got a boost on Monday as Credit Suisse upped the stock to 'outperform' from 'neutral' following a drop in the share price since a potential demerger was announced earlier in the year.

24 Sep
Berenberg confident Quixant can hit its targets

Quixant's interims last week might imply the computer games hardware specialist was performing badly, but Berenberg reiterated a 'buy' recommendation as the half-year results "are not half the story".

24 Sep
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Monday broker round-up

Thomas Cook: Shore Capital Markets downgrades to hold.

21 Sep
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Luxury goods momentum 'may fade', Credit Suisse downgrades Burberry

Credit Suisse downgraded Burberry to 'neutral' from 'outperform' on Friday and cut it target price to 2,100p from 2,200p as the luxury retailer is "lacking near-term catalysts" and signs the momentum in luxury goods demand may fade.

21 Sep
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Broker tips: Paragon Banking, BBA Aviation

RBC Capital Markets initiated coverage of Paragon Banking Group at 'sector perform' with a 500p price target on Friday, noting that buy-to-let growth is still strong and Paragon is the only lender with an expanding margin.

21 Sep
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Friday broker round-up

Paragon Banking Group: RBC Capital Markets downgrades to sector performer with a target price of 500p.

21 Sep
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Liberum reiterates 'buy' rating on BBA, says business concerns are 'overdone'

Analysts at Liberum believe fears surrounding BBA Aviation's US business jet flying activity are overdone, noting that recent soft data points were "within the normal range" of monthly fluctuation.

21 Sep
RBC Capital starts Paragon at 'sector perform'

RBC Capital Markets initiated coverage of Paragon Banking Group at 'sector perform' with a 500p price target on Friday, noting that buy-to-let growth is still strong and Paragon is the only lender with an expanding margin.

20 Sep
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Broker tips: Aveva, Boohoo, City Pub Group

Shore Capital upgraded online fashion retailer Boohoo to 'buy' from 'hold' on Thursday following a 13% drop in the share price in the last three months.

20 Sep
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Berenberg ups target price on 'unique' City Pub Group

Analysts at Berenberg reiterated their 'buy' rating and upped their target price on City Pub Group on Thursday morning following the landlord's "solid set" of interim results.

20 Sep
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Thursday broker round-up

AVEVA Group: Barclays upgrades to overweight with a target price of 3,150p.

20 Sep
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City eye for a fashion guy: Burberry splits analysts

Burberry shares were hit as suited and booted City analysts cast their eye over the London Fashion Week debut of the fashion house's new creative director, Ricardo Tisci.

20 Sep
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Barclays upgrades Aveva after capital markets day

Barclays upgraded Aveva to 'overweight' from 'equalweight' on Thursday and lifted the price target to 3,150p from 2,800p following the company's capital markets day a day earlier.

20 Sep
Boohoo, fashion, retail
ShoreCap ups Boohoo to 'buy' after share price drop

Shore Capital upgraded online fashion retailer Boohoo to 'buy' from 'hold' on Thursday following a 13% drop in the share price in the last three months.

19 Sep
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Broker tips: SSE, Smiths Group, Vodafone

Deutsche Bank upgraded SSE to 'buy' from 'sell' on Wednesday, lifting the price target to 1,250p from 1,200p after shares tanked last week on the back of a profit warning.

19 Sep
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Berenberg recommends 'fundamentally mispriced' Vodafone

Vodafone is "very cheap", Berenberg said on Wednesday, but in a sector where investors are not keen to take risks and are being put off by "too much noise" about currency weakness in emerging markets.

19 Sep
Citi starts Smiths Group at 'buy', says Medical offers defensive growth

Citi started coverage of engineer Smiths Group at 'buy' on Wednesday with an 1,850p price target.

19 Sep
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Wednesday broker round-up

PureCircle: Kepler Cheuvreux downgrades to hold with a target price of 325p.

19 Sep
Double upgrade for SSE as Deutsche sees buying opportunity

Deutsche Bank upgraded SSE to 'buy' from 'sell' on Wednesday, lifting the price target to 1,250p from 1,200p after shares tanked last week on the back of a profit warning.

18 Sep
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Broker tips: Centrica, IWG, Spectris, IMI

British Gas owner Centrica got a boost on Tuesday as Goldman Sachs upped the stock to 'buy' from 'sell' and lifted the price target to 176p from 174p saying the underperformance is overdone given the commodity outlook and the fact that the worst of UK regulatory risk is behind us.