BROKER TIPS
27 Jun
Broker tips: Easyjet, IAG, Ryanair, Debenhams, Northgate
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Bernstein sounded a cautious note on the European airlines on Monday, telling clients that the strongest phase of the cycle was now past.

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27 Jun
Bernstein initiates easyJet, IAG at 'outperform'

Bernstein sounded a cautious note on the European airlines on Monday, telling clients that the strongest phase of the cycle was now past.

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27 Jun
Investec sees risks to Debenham's 2018 dividend
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Analysts at Investec took an axe to their target price for Debenham's shares, predicting that a long slog lay ahead for the company against a "tough" industry backdrop, which might force it to reduce its payout.

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27 Jun
Numis stays at 'add' on Northgate with 600p target price
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Analysts at Numis stuck to their 'add' recommendation and 600. 0p target price for shares of Northgate.

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27 Jun
Tuesday broker round-up
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Abcam: Berenberg initiates at Buy with a target price of 1100p.

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26 Jun
Broker tips: Mediclinic, Provident Financial, Reckitt Benckiser
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Investec downgraded Mediclinic's London-listed shares despite having a more positive view than management on the outlook for the company's business in the United Arab Emirates, in anticipation of a weakening in the South Africa rand.

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26 Jun
Monday broker round-up
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Provident Financial: RBC downgrades to Sector Perform with a target price of 2650p.

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26 Jun
Investec downgrades Mediclinic on expectations for weak SA rand
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Investec downgraded Mediclinic's London-listed shares despite having a more positive view than management on the outlook for the company's business in the United Arab Emirates, in anticipation of a weakening in the South Africa rand.

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26 Jun
Credit Suisse raises target price on Reckitt Benckiser
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Analysts at Credit Suisse judged Reckitt Benckiser's acquisition of Mead Johnson to be well-timed, allowing it to make the most of cheap debt which meant the transaction would be immediately earnings accretive.

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26 Jun
RBC downgrades Provident Financial after consumer credit division warning
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RBC Capital Markets cut its stance on Provident Financial to 'sector perform' from 'outperform' and slashed the price target to 2,650p from 3,400p following the subprime lender's warning over its consumer credit division last week, which sent the shares sharply lower.

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26 Jun
Capital Economics sees limited upside for FTSE 100 in 2017 (and 2018)
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The UK economy's performance will continue to exceed forecasts but multiple headwinds will just about brake any further gains in the FTSE 100 in 2017, analysts at one of the City's top research shops said.

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23 Jun
Broker tips: Centrica, Royal Dutch Shell, Domino's Pizza
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JP Morgan Cazenove lifted Centrica to 'neutral' from 'underweight' and upped the price target to 205p from 180p, noting that the worst case scenario was now off the table after the Queen's Speech left out any mention of an energy price cap.

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23 Jun
Fridge fire started Grenfell blaze as police confirm cladding failed safety tests
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The Grenfell Tower blaze which has left at least 79 people dead was the result of a fridge fire, Metropolitan Police confirmed on Friday.

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23 Jun
Friday broker round-up
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Bae Systems: JPMorgan downgrades to Neutral with a target price of 685p.

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23 Jun
Credit Suisse boosts 'Blue Sky' target price on meaner, leaner, fitter Shell

A "meaner, leaner and fitter" Royal Dutch Shell may emerge as soon as the outfit's second quarter results, with positive implications for its dividend, said analysts at Credit Suisse as they added the shares to their European Focus List.

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23 Jun
JPMorgan upgrades Centrica as energy price cap now looks unlikely
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JP Morgan Cazenove lifted Centrica to 'neutral' from 'underweight' and upped the price target to 205p from 180p, noting that the worst case scenario was now off the table after the Queen's Speech left out any mention of an energy price cap.

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23 Jun
Domino's shares not so tasty as Berenberg highlights mounting risks
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Shares in Domino's Pizza were looking less than tasty on Friday after Berenberg cut its stance on the stock to 'hold' from 'buy' and chopped the price target to 325p from 400p, saying near-term risks were mounting.

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23 Jun
Brexit one year on: FTSE boosted as sterling suffers
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It’s exactly one year to the day since one of the biggest political shocks of recent times unfolded before our eyes, as Britain bade goodbye to the European Union and rocked financial markets to their core as the plates of the Old Continent shifted irreversibly.

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22 Jun
Broker tips: StanChart, Lloyds, Miners, Ultra Electronics
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Goldman Sachs stuck to a 'buy' recommendation on StanChart and 'sell' on Lloyds and Barclays after adjusting its earnings estimates for the sector to reflect recent market developments and ahead of the release of the Financial Policy Committee's Financial Stability Report on 27 June.

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22 Jun
Goldman positive on StanChart but stays at sell on Barclays and Lloyds
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Goldman Sachs stuck to a 'buy' recommendation on StanChart and 'sell' on Lloyds and Barclays after adjusting its earnings estimates for the sector to reflect recent market developments and ahead of the release of the Financial Policy Committee's Financial Stability Report on 27 June.

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