Market Perform

Market Perform

A recommendation by an analyst to neither buy nor sell a security. An analyst makes a market perform recommendation when technical and/or fundamental indicators show middling performance by a security. The term indicates that the security is likely to perform neither better nor worse than the market as a whole. It is also called a neutral or hold recommendation.
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Oclaro (OCLR) downgraded to Market Perform from Strong Buy at Raymond James and to Neutral from Buy at B.
October 1 2010 -- An analyst has down graded the stock rating of ADM from outperform to market perform.
Kenneth Zaslow, of BMO Capital Markets, told FLEXNEWS: "We are downgrading ADM to Market Perform.
We should unilaterally withdraw from all of them and let the free market perform its miracles for any willing to receive them.
Himax (HIMX) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Northland and to Neutral from Buy at Nomura Instinet.
Kenneth Zaslow, of BMO Capital Markets, told Feedinfo News Service that the company has been upgraded from market perform to outperform.
Carvana (CVNA) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at BMO Capital and to Hold from Buy at Craig-Hallum.
LifePoint (LPNT) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Leerink with analyst Ana Gupte saying increased investments over the next 12 months to capture additional volume growth will challenge free cash flow and share price appreciation.