BlackBerry (NASDAQ:BBRY): ITG Research says that initial checks have indicated that the QWERTY-equipped Q10 has racked up far fewer sales than its touchscreen sibling, the Z10, in BlackBerry’s home country of Canada.
Whirlpool (NYSE:WHR): Positive volume growth in Q3, coupled with margin improvement can serve as catalysts for the shares, according to Bank of America/Merrill Lynch, which keeps the shares as a top pick. It keeps a Buy rating and $165 price target on the shares.
Saks Inc. (NYSE:SKS): Maxim has raised its price target for Saks, after the New York Post reported that the company hired Goldman Sachs to pursue strategic alternatives, and considers the company to be an ”extremely valuable franchise.” It keeps a Buy rating on the shares.
GameStop (NYSE:GME): Sterne Agee believes that the company has a positive opportunity due to the launch of the new Xbox, including the fact that it will accept new games and is launching this year instead of 2014, as some reports had suggested. The firm keeps a $46 price target and Buy rating.