Dick’s Sporting Goods, Nordstrom, Wendy’s and more

Cars are seen parked in front of a Dick’s Sporting Goods store at Monroe Marketplace in Pennsylvania. Paul Weaver | SOPA Images | LightRocket | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading Wednesday. Dick’s Sporting Goods – Shares of the sporting goods seller jumped 11%, despite the company cutting its outlook … Read more

Tesla, Best Buy, Apple, Amazon

Here are Wednesday’s biggest calls on Wall Street: Oppenheimer upgrades CME to outperform from perform Oppenheimer said that the exchange company has a good defensive play in a bear market. “We are upgrading CME from Perform to Outperform and introducing a price target of $ 223. The upgrade is predicated upon our assumption that no … Read more

Home services stock Porch Group could nearly triple from current levels, Compass Point says

Shares of Porch Group may have plummeted 75.3% this year, but the homes services company is poised for a rebound and its shares could nearly triple, Compass Point Research said. Analyst Jason Weaver initiated coverage of the stock with a buy rating on Wednesday, noting that the company’s “tech-enabled approach” and unique business model gives … Read more

JPMorgan Chase, Gap, VMWare & more

People pass the JP Morgan Chase & amp; Co. Corporate headquarters in the Manhattan borough of New York City. Mike Segar | Reuters Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. JPMorgan Chase – JPMorgan rose 7% after the bank said it expects to reach key return targets sooner than planned thanks to rising … Read more

Apple, Nvidia, Ralph Lauren, Amazon

Here are Monday’s biggest calls on Wall Street: UBS reiterates Apple as buy UBS said that its survey checks show a “modest downtick” in iPhone demand. “Key takeaways from the survey pertaining to Apple are: 1) China iPhone purchase intent was up ~ 600 bps YoY, reaching its highest level in six years suggesting the … Read more

Home services company Porch Group can go up 80% from here, JPMorgan says

Porch Group’s business-to-business strategy sets the software company apart in the home services and insurance industry, according to JPMorgan. Analyst Cory Carpenter initiated coverage of Porch Group with an overweight rating, saying in a Monday note that the home concierge company has differentiated itself. “While most home services and InsurTech platforms are DTC, PRCH has … Read more