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American Eagle Receives Buy Rating; Duke Energy Downgraded To Sell

|Includes: American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (AEO), BT, DUK, EXPE, MMP, NTES, SCAI, SPLK

Here are today's top Wall Street analyst ratings where finbox.io's unbiased fair value estimates support the recommendation.

Top Upgrades and Buy Ratings
  • Wunderlich reiterated American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) at Buy. The rating is supported by twelve cashflow models which conclude over 35% upside.


  • RBC Capital Markets reiterated Splunk (NASDAQ:SPLK) at Outperform and set a $70 price target. Finbox.io's fair value estimate is slightly higher at $71 per share.


  • Credit Suisse initiated coverage on Expedia (NASDAQ:EXPE) at Outperform and set a $145 target price. Eleven separate valuation models conclude a slightly lower fair value of $136 per share which still represents 17% upside.


  • Morgan Stanley upgraded BT Group (NYSE:BT) from Equal Weight to Overweight. The new rating is generally supported by the company's fundamentals. Shares traded nearly 3% higher following the upgrade.


Top Downgrades


  • Sanford C. Bernstein initiated coverage on NetEase (NASDAQ:NTES) at Underperform. Five valuation models imply that the stock is 21% overvalued.


  • Citigroup downgraded Duke Energy (NYSE:DUK) from Neutral to Sell. Fundamentals support the rating change.


  • SunTrust downgraded Surgical Care Affiliates (NASDAQ:SCAI) from Buy to Hold. Ten cashflow models conclude that the company has a negative 17% margin of safety.