U.S. RESEARCH ROUNDUP-Bruker, Cymabay Therapeutics, SSR Mining Feb 14 (Reuters) - Wall Street securities analysts revised their ratings and price targets on several U.S.-listed companies, including Bruker, Cymabay Therapeutics and SSR Mining, on Wednesday. HIGHLIGHTS * Bruker Corp BRKR.O : JP Morgan raises to overweight from neutral * Cymabay Therapeutics Inc CBAY.O : Piper Sandler cuts to neutral from overweight * HP Inc HPQ.N : HSBC raises to buy from hold * SSR Mining Inc SSRM.O : CIBC cuts t
US stock buyback plans picking up in earnings season, EPFR says By Lewis Krauskopf NEW YORK, Feb 6 (Reuters) - U.S. stock buybacks are picking up, with corporate announcements this earnings season trending above the prior two quarters and above the average of the past 12 earnings periods, according to EPFR. Companies have announced an average of $6.9 billion worth of buybacks daily through the first three weeks of the fourth-quarter reporting season, according to EPFR Liquidity Offerings, which
FMC shares slump after agrichem maker's dour forecast on frail LatAm demand By Sourasis Bose Feb 6 (Reuters) - Shares of U.S. agricultural chemicals maker FMC FMC.N plunged 14% on Tuesday after a gloomy first-quarter profit forecast fanned investor worries over the potential hit from weakness in Latin America. Volumes in South America have been compressed since the latter half of 2023 due to droughts.
MORNING BID AMERICAS-Rates rebound cools, China commands rally A look at the day ahead in U.S. and global markets from Mike Dolan World markets found their footing again on Tuesday as China's panicky markets staged a sharp rally on reports the government may intervene directly and on a levelling off in U.S. Treasury yields after their jobs-inspired bounceback this week.
U.S. RESEARCH ROUNDUP-Atlassian, Solo Brands, WEC Energy Feb 2 (Reuters) - Wall Street securities analysts revised their ratings and price targets on several U.S.-listed companies, including Atlassian, Solo Brands and WEC Energy, on Friday. HIGHLIGHTS * Atlassian Corp TEAM.O : Canaccord Genuity raises target price to $260 from $240 * Euronet Worldwide Inc EEFT.O : Stephens raises to overweight from equal weight * Roper Technologies Inc ROP.O : Raymond James raises target price to $620 from $572