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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Wells Fargo's David Maris upgraded the rating on Emergent Biosolutions from Market Perform to Outperform while raising the price target from $61 to $64.
Slack Technologies (WORK) initiated with a Market Perform at Bernstein.
Satyendra Pathak Doha QNB Financial Services (QNBFS) on Sunday announced that it maintains market perform rating on Doha Bank and Qatar Islamic Bank (QIB) post stock split.
"Despite our short-term trading bias, we remain Market Perform on each of these names with price targets of $15.50, $83, $58, and $54, respectively," the report states.
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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. Our long-term view of ADM's superior integrated model and its ability to leverage its intellectual and physical infrastructure to capitalize on market dislocation opportunities remains unchanged.
We should unilaterally withdraw from all of them and let the free market perform its miracles for any willing to receive them.
Industry analysts at Raymond James upgraded the airline's rating from 'market perform' to 'outperform' and at the same time raised their estimates for the company.
On January 13, the household products company, which receives as much as 40% of its revenues from Latin America, was downgraded by analysts from "buy" to "market perform."
Following Thursday's admission that it is likely facing an operating loss for the current quarter, only one major investment bank downgraded Advanced Micro Devices Inc's stock, with Donaldson, Lufkin and Jenrette dropping its rating from "buy" to "market perform." Credit Suisse First Boston, while maintaining its "hold" rating, hacked its earnings per share estimate for 1999 all the way down to $0.05 from $0.20.