BROKER FORECASTS
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Broker Forecasts News

  • IG Group upgraded by Numis

    21 September 2017 | IG Group Holdings
    Numis has upgraded IG Group (LON:IGG) to an add rating (from hold) after the online financial trading company delivered a strong first quarter performance. The broker increased its estimates on...
  • Broker views: Transport and software

    20 September 2017 |
    Equity research analysts at HSBC upgraded their recommendation on transport company Stagecoach (LON:SGC) to hold (from reduce), following the share price weakness and ahead of the trading update on...
  • Stagecoach upgraded by Liberum

    19 September 2017 | Stagecoach Group
    Liberum Capital has upgraded its recommendation on transport company Stagecoach (LON:SGC) to hold (from sell) stating that, while risks remain, these are now priced in. "Despite our concerns...
  • Brokers downgrade Keyword Studios

    19 September 2017 | Keywords Studios
    Numis downgraded its recommendation on Keyword Studios (LON:KWS) to hold from buy following the company's interim results, which it said revealed limited material news since the trading update...
  • Admiral upgraded by Deutsche

    19 September 2017 | Admiral Group
    Equity analysts at Deutsche Bank have upgraded their recommendation on Admiral (LON:ADM) to hold (from sell) due, in part, to the shifting landscape in the sector along with the 20% share price...

Brokers Performance

In the chart below the columns represent the cumulative performance by each bank or broker, over the last 3 months, as measured against the FTSE. The blue section represents buy ratings, green represents hold ratings and the red represents sell ratings. To see a full explanation of how to use this chart, please visit the broker performance explained page.

Which buyers to follow

In the chart below the columns represent an analysis of correct Buy recommendations by each broker over the last 3 months. The blue section represents Buy recommendations for companies whose share price has dramatically outperformed the FTSE, red represents Buys which have significantly outperformed the FTSE and green represents Buys which have only moderately outperformed the FTSE. To see a full explanation of how to use this chart, please visit the buyers performance explained page.

  Broker >15% 5-15% 0-5% Total
  Kepler Cheuvreux 38% 25% 25% 87.5%  
  Berenberg 23% 20% 23% 66.6%  
  Bryan Garnier 0% 33% 33% 66.6%  
  JP Morgan Caze... 18% 25% 20% 63.4%  
  Numis 17% 20% 24% 60.7%  
  SP Angel 30% 10% 20% 60.0%  
  Investec 25% 11% 24% 60.0%  
  Shore Capital 22% 12% 26% 59.4%  
  Barclays Capital 13% 29% 16% 58.4%  
  N+1 Singer 14% 18% 26% 58.0%  
  Liberum Capital 20% 20% 18% 57.6%  
  Peel Hunt 26% 14% 16% 55.7%  
  Northland Capital 28% 17% 11% 55.6%  
  Deutsche Bank 17% 17% 20% 54.8%  
  Goldman Sachs 9% 12% 33% 54.4%  

Team Gloom / The Best Sellers Chart

In the chart below the columns represent an analysis of correct Sell recommendations by each broker over the last 3 months. The blue section represents Sell recommendations for companies whose share price has dramatically underperformed the FTSE, red represents Sells which have significantly underperformed the FTSE and green represents Sells which have only moderately underperformed the FTSE. To see a full explanation of how to use this chart, please visit the sellers performance explained page.

  Broker <-15% 5-15% 0-5% Total
  GMP Securities 50% 0% 50% 100.0%  
  Cantor Fitzgerald 50% 50% 0% 100.0%  
  finnCap 0% 0% 100% 100.0%  
  Societe Generale 0% 50% 50% 100.0%  
  Haitong Securi... 50% 17% 17% 83.4%  
  Investec 0% 20% 60% 80.0%  
  Berenberg 21% 32% 21% 73.8%  
  Goldman Sachs 12% 28% 32% 72.0%  
  RBC Capital Ma... 8% 33% 25% 66.6%  
  Jefferies Inte... 12% 18% 33% 63.6%  
  Morgan Stanley 20% 10% 30% 60.0%  
  Exane BNP Paribas 11% 22% 26% 59.2%  
  Liberum Capital 28% 19% 11% 58.3%  
  Panmure Gordon 17% 17% 25% 58.4%  
  AlphaValue 14% 14% 29% 57.2%