Disappointing TRENDS for O’Reilly Automotive and 4 Active Analyst Insights

O’Reilly Automotive Inc. (NASDAQ:ORLY) price target was dropped by Baird as a result of disappointing comp trends. The firm predicts that the softness could cause investor reconsideration of expectations for AutoZone (NYSE:AZO) and Advance Auto Parts (NYSE:AAP), and Baird remains below consensus on both.

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LivePerson Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN): Following conversations with 25 LivePerson customers, Oppenheimer states that almost two-thirds of these customers intend to purchase one or more of the company’s new products within the year. The firm predicts a continuation of positive bookings trends, and it maintains an Outperform rating on the stock.

NetScout Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:NTCT): Stephens states that its checks suggest solid sales for Netscout. The firm believes that the company possesses a number of positive catalysts and keeps an Outperform rating and $27 price target on the stock.

James River Coal Co. (NASDAQ:JRCC) price target was lowered by UBS due to a capital cost increase. The shares are given a Neutral rating.

On Assignment Inc. (NASDAQ:ASGN): UBS may use the company’s weakness due to a recent registration of 12.5M shares as an opportunity to buy. The firm said that because of the low price and restrictions on resale, the offering is not imminent. The shares are given a Buy rating and a $21 price target.

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