Before Tuesday’s opening bell, a number of big name dividend stocks were the subject of analyst moves. Below, we highlight the most important analyst commentary for investors.
Cantor Fitzgerald Raises Estimates Apple
Cantor Fitzgerald has boosted its price target on Apple (AAPL ) to $195. The firm also raised estimates on Apple due to higher iPhone growth. AAPL has a dividend yield of 1.42%.
RBC Capital Initiates Coverage on Kroger
RBC Capital has started coverage on Kroger (KR ) with a “Sector Perform” rating. KR has a dividend yield of 1.05%.
RBC Capital Initiates Coverage on Whole Foods Market
RBC Capital has started coverage on Whole Foods Market (WFM) with a “Sector Perform” rating and a $54 price target. WFM has a dividend yield of 1.06%.
Newmont Mining Upgraded to “Neutral”
Newmont Mining (NEM ) has been upgraded to “Neutral” at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch. According to analysts, NEM can generate strong free cash flow. NEM has a dividend yield of 0.39%.