Research

Stephens equity research reports are compiled by our research analysts – independent industry experts who consider the perspective of an investor as well as an intermediary.

Report Filtering Options
Date range:
to

Report Title PDF Companies Publish Date
Initiating Coverage on B&G Foods With Equal-Weight Rating & $27 Pri... PDF BGS 01/19/2021
Initiating Coverage on BellRing With Overweight Rating & $30 Price Targ... PDF BRBR 01/19/2021
Initiating Coverage on Flowers With Equal-Weight Rating & $25 Price Tar... PDF FLO 01/19/2021
Initiating Coverage on Freshpet With Overweight(Vol.) Rating & $180 Pri... PDF FRPT 01/19/2021
Initiating Coverage on Hostess With Overweight Rating & $18 Price Targe... PDF TWNK 01/19/2021
Initiating Coverage on Simply Good Foods With Equal-Weight Rating & $29... PDF SMPL 01/19/2021
Initiating Coverage on Utz With Overweight Rating & $27 Price Target PDF UTZ 01/19/2021
Mid-Day Research Summary PDF 01/19/2021
Mid-Day Research Summary PDF 01/19/2021
Morning Research Summary PDF 01/19/2021
Overweight, Though Not For Fourth Quarter EPS: Likely In-Line/Below Street PDF OMF 01/19/2021
Paperboard - December 2020 PDF 01/19/2021
PNTG Announces Acquisition of Home Health Agency in AZ w/ ~730 Patients in ... PDF PNTG 01/19/2021
Post Mortem, CY21 Off To A More Favorable Start PDF 01/19/2021
Printing & Writing - December 2020 PDF 01/19/2021
Reserve Release Behind 4Q20 EPS Beat; Maintain EW PDF PNC 01/19/2021
Running Through the Tape; Standout 4Q20 UCaaS Bookings Per Early Channel Ch... PDF 01/19/2021
The Quick Bite: A Recap of Our Packaged Food Launch PDF 01/19/2021
Updated Thoughts on LS Tools/Diagnostic Names PDF 01/19/2021
Upgrading to O/W - High Quality Community Bank With Room to Run PDF BMTC 01/19/2021
Weekly Reader: BRKS, CDXS, CTLT, RGEN PDF 01/19/2021
4Q Pmt Preview: Some Value Rotation (FISV) But Still Some Growth Winners (P... PDF 01/15/2021
4Q20 Bank Earnings: Not As Much Growth, Reserve Releases, Though Credit Bet... PDF 01/15/2021
A More Rapid Improvement In Small Business Versus Consumer Lending For Dece... PDF AXP 01/15/2021
Afternoon Research Summary PDF 01/15/2021
Biden's $1.9 Trillion COVID Stimulus Plan: Relevant HC Services Provisions PDF 01/15/2021
Big Spike In December Trust Losses; 4Q20E Inline But Likely Implies Weaker ... PDF ADS 01/15/2021
CMS Caps Off Frenetic Week of Rule-Making w/ 2022 MA & PDP Final Rates ... PDF 01/15/2021
CMS Provides First Full Look at 2021 Medicare AEP w/ January Data Release PDF 01/15/2021
Credit Improving, Estimates Unchanged Following December Trust Data PDF DFS 01/15/2021
December Headcount Data for the U.S. Rails PDF 01/15/2021
December Trust Data Makes Us Comfortable With Our 4Q20 Estimates PDF COF 01/15/2021
December Trust Data Makes Us Comfortable With Our 4Q20E Estimates PDF SYF 01/15/2021
December Used Car Prices Continues To Be Up Y/Y, Though Decelerating PDF 01/15/2021
First Look: PNC 4Q20 Results PDF PNC 01/15/2021
First Look: WMT's Marc Lore Announces Intent To Retire On Jan 31, 2021 PDF WMT 01/15/2021
Grand Rounds: Weekly Medical Device & Hospital Supply Review PDF 01/15/2021
LMNR Reports 4Q20; Revising Estimates; Reiterate EW(Vol.) Rating & PT PDF LMNR 01/15/2021
Mid-Day Research Summary PDF 01/15/2021
Morning Research Summary PDF 01/15/2021
NDR Takeaways: Improving Set Up for Organic Growth + Significant Buying Pow... PDF DSGX 01/15/2021
Poultry and Egg Industry Market Update PDF 01/15/2021
Resuming FIBK at Overweight and Establishing $50 Target Price PDF FIBK 01/15/2021
Resuming HFWA at Equal-Weight and Establishing $28 Target Price PDF HFWA 01/15/2021
Sallie Mae Cuts Savings Rate By 10bps, Sits At Low 40bps: Deposit Rate Trac... PDF 01/15/2021
Stephens HCIT Vaccination Tracker PDF 01/15/2021
Stephens Weekly Rail Update (Ended 1/9/21) PDF 01/15/2021
The Hits Keep Coming: HAAS, ESS, SaaS; Reit. OW, Raising Price Target to $3... PDF GNRC 01/15/2021
Used Car Prices Back To Normal But Net Losses Still Less Than Half Last Yea... PDF SC 01/15/2021
Weekly Fuel Report (1/15/21) PDF 01/15/2021
4Q20 Ag Preview; Raising PT on CF, FMC, and CTVA PDF 01/14/2021
Adds Density to Southeast Franchise With Acquisition of FNS Bancshares PDF BXS 01/14/2021
Afternoon Research Summary PDF 01/14/2021
ELY Topgolf Merger; Incorporating Topgolf; Updating Estimates & PT PDF ELY 01/14/2021
First Look: Apache Announces Fourth Consecutive Suriname Oil Discovery PDF APA 01/14/2021
First Look: FRC 4Q20 Results PDF FRC 01/14/2021
ICR Day 3: Aftermarket Auto and Sporting Goods Takeaways PDF 01/14/2021
ICR Notes: Improving Demand As Enterprises Protect A Remote Workforce; Rais... PDF EVBG 01/14/2021
Illinois 36% Rate Cap Implications For Subprime Lenders; Taking Down WRLD E... PDF 01/14/2021
Mid-Day Research Summary PDF 01/14/2021
Midwest Banks: Thoughts on 4Q20 Earnings and Outlook PDF 01/14/2021
MOH Warns on 4Q20 EPS Headwinds; Provides More Color on 2021 P&L Driver... PDF MOH 01/14/2021
Morning Research Summary PDF 01/14/2021
Well-Oiled Machine With 2020 Ending on a High Note PDF FRC 01/14/2021
Afternoon Research Summary PDF 01/13/2021
AMED Lays Out the 5-Year Secular Growth Pitch for Home Health & Hospice... PDF AMED 01/13/2021
CMS Home Health VBC Model Expansion Offers Future Upside Potential for HH N... PDF 01/13/2021
Final HIX 2021 Tracker; Overall Sign-Ups +7% Y/Y But With Fewer New Consume... PDF 01/13/2021
First Look at Positive Pre-Announcement & Raised 2021/ LT Outlook PDF OMCL 01/13/2021
First Look: 4Q20 Above Consensus, Favorable iDose TR 2-Year Results PDF GKOS 01/13/2021
ICR Conference Takeaways PDF PAG 01/13/2021
ICR Conference Takeaways PDF TITN 01/13/2021
ICR Conference Takeaways PDF PRTY 01/13/2021
ICR Conference Takeaways PDF BOOT 01/13/2021
ICR Day 2 Takeaways: CHUY, DENN, KRUS PDF 01/13/2021
Incremental Takeaways Following Conference Call: FCF And Acquisition Potent... PDF FRG 01/13/2021
LHCG Details 4Q20 Volume Trends & Reaffirms 2020 Guide; JVs Showing Mom... PDF LHCG 01/13/2021
Mid-Day Research Summary PDF 01/13/2021
Morning Research Summary PDF 01/13/2021
Raising EPS 7% Following $1.6 Bil. Buyback Announcement For 2021 PDF ALLY 01/13/2021
Updating THC Model for 4Q20 Preview & SCD ASC Deal; Raise Ests & TP... PDF THC 01/13/2021
Afternoon Research Summary PDF 01/12/2021
BRIEF: ABBV Breast Aesthetics To Focus on 4 Markets, Exit Non-Focs PDF ESTA 01/12/2021
CI Releases New Study on Health Benefits Integration; Any Clues on Future M... PDF CI 01/12/2021
First Look On Investor Day Deck: Cautious: Volumes Beat But Rev, EBITDA Mis... PDF GSKY 01/12/2021
First Look: BSX Preannounces Below Consensus 4Q20 Revenue Results PDF BSX 01/12/2021
First Look: CASY Provides Business Update Ahead Of ICR PDF CASY 01/12/2021
First Look: Dec. Title Orders Re-Accelerate; Big 4Q20 Beat in the Cards PDF FAF 01/12/2021
First Look: GWW Announces Executive Appointments PDF GWW 01/12/2021
First Look: Positive Prel. 4Q20 Results; Consumer Soft But Accelerating Nic... PDF TREE 01/12/2021
First Look: STE Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Cantel Medical PDF STE 01/12/2021
First Look: ZBRA Appoints Nathan Winters as CFO PDF ZBRA 01/12/2021
ICR Day 1 Takeaways: DRI, TAST, DENN, RUTH PDF 01/12/2021
Mid-Day Research Summary PDF 01/12/2021
Morning Research Summary PDF 01/12/2021
PCMA Files 116-Page Legal Suit Against Trump HHS on the Rebate Rule PDF 01/12/2021
Stephens Monthly Rail Update – January 2021 PDF 01/12/2021
Super Regional Banks: Reviewing Key Issues Ahead of 4Q20 Earnings Results PDF 01/12/2021
Taking Down Profitability Estimates Following Investor Day; 2021 A Transiti... PDF GSKY 01/12/2021
Taxes, Debt Relief, Regulations: Implications Of Biden Proposals, Democrat ... PDF 01/12/2021
THC Pre-Announces 4Q20 Adj. EBITDA At/Above Street ex. CARES PRF Funds PDF THC 01/12/2021
The Near Term Remains Rocky, The Long Term Remains Bright PDF KRUS 01/12/2021
V 1st Look: V/Plaid Terminate M&A; Visa Still Pursuing Open Banking Mar... PDF V 01/12/2021
Weekly Commodity Monitor (1/12/21) PDF 01/12/2021
4Q SAAR of 16.2 Mil.; December SAAR of 16.4 Mil. PDF 01/11/2021
Above Consensus 4Q Results Preannounced, Growth & Pipeline Targets Reaf... PDF STAA 01/11/2021
Afternoon Research Summary PDF 01/11/2021
CPRT Virtual Fireside Chat Takeaways: Continued Secular Growth Ahead PDF CPRT 01/11/2021
EFX/Kount Call: 9x EV/21E Rev Ex Synergy; Accretive '22; 100-150bps Growth ... PDF EFX 01/11/2021
Fine-Tuning HUM Model on Latest P&L Updates; Maintain Adj. EPS Ests PDF HUM 01/11/2021
First Look at CFO Change PDF FRST 01/11/2021
First Look at KRUS F1Q21 Earnings PDF KRUS 01/11/2021
First Look: Above Consensus 4Q Portends Favorable Start To CY21 PDF VCEL 01/11/2021
First Look: Above Consensus 4Q Rev Preannounced., CY21 Guidance Established... PDF DXCM 01/11/2021
First Look: CERS Pre-Releases 4Q20 Product Revenue, Provides FY21 Guidance PDF CERS 01/11/2021
First Look: DENN Pre-Releases F4Q Results Ahead of ICR Meetings PDF DENN 01/11/2021
First Look: ESTA Preannounces Above Consensus 4Q20 Sales PDF ESTA 01/11/2021
First Look: RUTH Pre-Releases F4Q Results Ahead of ICR Meetings PDF RUTH 01/11/2021
First Look: SHC Preannouncement and Commentary Read Favorably for O rated S... PDF STE 01/11/2021
First Look: TAST Pre-Releases F4Q Results Ahead of ICR Meetings PDF TAST 01/11/2021
HUM Boosts 2021 MA Enrollment Guide; Provides Updates on 2020-2021 P&L ... PDF HUM 01/11/2021
MATX Pre-Announces 4Q20 and Provides Business Update PDF MATX 01/11/2021
Mid-Day Research Summary PDF 01/11/2021
Morning Research Summary PDF 01/11/2021
NCR 1st Look: NCR Confirms CATM Bid PDF NCR 01/11/2021
NCR/CATM Accretion Scenario ~20%; Also Updating NCR Standalone Target/Estim... PDF NCR 01/11/2021
NCR/CATM Post-Call: Deal Accelerates 80/60/20 Plan; See Delever Quickly PDF NCR 01/11/2021
Preliminary 3Q Results Point to Accelerating Sales Recovery; OW PDF BOOT 01/11/2021
Restaurant Weekly: 1/11 PDF 01/11/2021
Updated UHS Thoughts Post Competitor Conference Presentation PDF UHS 01/11/2021
Weekly Reader: BLFS, BRKS, CDMO, CDXS, CTLT, CYRX, NEO, RGEN, WST PDF 01/11/2021
1st Look: EFX Buying Ecom Anti-Fraud Firm Kount; Like The Network Effect As... PDF EFX 01/08/2021
4Q20 Paper & Wood Preview PDF 01/08/2021
Afternoon Research Summary PDF 01/08/2021
Credit Recovery Intact; Hedge Rev. Pull Forward Slows '22 EPS; Maintain OW PDF CADE 01/08/2021
Domtar Announces Sales of Personal Care and ASR PDF UFS 01/08/2021
Easing Underwriting, Growing Lease-to-Own Bring Potential SSS Catalyst F22 PDF CONN 01/08/2021
First Look: UNP Pre-Announces Significant 4Q20 Beat; Driven by Margin Upsid... PDF UNP 01/08/2021
Grand Rounds: Weekly Medical Device & Hospital Supply Review PDF 01/08/2021
HCIT 4Q Preview & 2021 Expectations: COVID Resurgence Sets up for 2H Pi... PDF 01/08/2021
Mid-Day Research Summary PDF 01/08/2021
Morning Research Summary PDF 01/08/2021
NCR 1st Look: Another CATM Bid; Positive For NCR: Quick Scenario Analysis PDF NCR 01/08/2021
NCR 1st Look: WSJ Reports NCR Bidding For CATM; See The Logic But Unexpecte... PDF NCR 01/08/2021
Pre-Announces 4Q20 Beat; Driven by Margin Upside as PSR Benefits Continue PDF UNP 01/08/2021
Railcars in Storage: January Report PDF 01/08/2021
Updated Thoughts on KAR: 4Q Comes Down, But We Remain Bullish on 2021; Reit... PDF KAR 01/08/2021
Weekly Fuel Report (1/8/21) PDF 01/08/2021
2021 Restaurants Outlook and Four Rating Changes PDF 01/07/2021
Afternoon Research Summary PDF 01/07/2021
At Long Last; CI Announces Competitive Cash Dividend; Updates N-T Buyback P... PDF CI 01/07/2021
First Look: ALC Announces U.S. Launch of AcrySof IQ Vivity PDF ALC 01/07/2021
First Look: December Preliminary Class 8 Orders PDF 01/07/2021
First Look: SBUX Announces CFO Transition; Reaffirms 1Q and FY21 Guidance PDF SBUX 01/07/2021
First Look: UNH Expands Reimbursed Indications for MACI PDF VCEL 01/07/2021
Food & Ag Disrupted: Covid Widened the Innovation Gap PDF 01/07/2021
Mid-Day Research Summary PDF 01/07/2021
Morning Research Summary PDF 01/07/2021
November '20 Contract Awards: LTM Highway Awards Decelerate Slightly PDF 01/07/2021
November '20 Texas Cement Shipments Up 14% YoY PDF 01/07/2021
Pre-Announces 4Q20; Credit Rebound Pronounced; Hedge Accting. Headwinds in ... PDF CADE 01/07/2021
Protein C4Q20 Earnings Preview & 2021 Outlook PDF 01/07/2021
Stephens Weekly Rail Update (Ended 1/2/21) PDF 01/07/2021
Upgrading BJRI From EW to OW in Anticipation of Broad-Based Casual Dining B... PDF BJRI 01/07/2021
Upgrading QSR From EW to OW as We Expect Rotation From Higher Multiple Name... PDF QSR 01/07/2021
2021 Bank Industry Outlook & Top Picks For The Year PDF 01/06/2021
2021 Outlook - Multiple Levers To Pull For Continued Value Creation; PT To ... PDF BG 01/06/2021
2021 Transportation Equip. Preview: Cycles Swing Higher, Focus Now on Durat... PDF 01/06/2021
4Q20 Quarterly Grain Earnings Preview PDF 01/06/2021
Afternoon Research Summary PDF 01/06/2021
Better 4Q20 Activity (Both Purchases And Sales) Drives Our EPS Higher PDF AER 01/06/2021
CALM Reports 2Q21; Revising Estimates; Reiterate Rating & PT PDF CALM 01/06/2021
DAR 4Q20 Preview & 2021 Outlook Prompts Increasing PT to $70 PDF DAR 01/06/2021
Democrat-Controlled Congress? Implications For Our Coverage PDF 01/06/2021
Downgrading MGLN to EW w/ Stock Near $95 Per Share Deal Price PDF MGLN 01/06/2021
EXPGY Model Update: Valuation Deservedly High Vs. History; Awaiting Entry P... PDF EXPGY 01/06/2021
First Look at MSM F1Q21 Results PDF MSM 01/06/2021
First Look: Fiscal 1Q21 Adj. EPS Miss From Challenging Market Environment PDF GBX 01/06/2021
First Look: Topgolf Announces Franchise Partnership in Southeast Asia PDF ELY 01/06/2021
Fiscal 1Q21 Miss as Challenging Market Dynamics Continue; Remain EW PDF GBX 01/06/2021
GA Run-Off Impacts for HC Services - Highlighting ADUS as Fresh Actionable ... PDF 01/06/2021
Georgia Dems Ahead in Both Run-Offs, Prospect of 50-50 Senate Split More Li... PDF 01/06/2021
Heavy Materials 4Q Preview, 2021-2022 Outlook PDF 01/06/2021
Mid-Day Research Summary PDF 01/06/2021
Morning Research Summary PDF 01/06/2021
The Optum Cookie Monster Gobbles Up CHNG for $25.75 Per Share in Accretive ... PDF UNH 01/06/2021
UK New Vehicle Registrations Down (13.7%) in 4Q; New Lockdown to Weigh on 1... PDF 01/06/2021
Updated Estimates & Thoughts on SIVB's BPFH Acquisition PDF SIVB 01/06/2021
Updating Our Model For F1Q21 Earnings PDF MSM 01/06/2021
Upgrading MLM to OW; Highway Bill In-Sight, Multi-Year Growth Story Ahead PDF MLM 01/06/2021
Upgrading SUM to Overweight; Attractive Valuation, Many Levers For Value PDF SUM 01/06/2021
Upgrading VMC to OW; Highway Bill In-Sight, Multi-Year Growth Story Ahead PDF VMC 01/06/2021
2021 Outlook: Prefer Credit Cards And Point Of Sale, Cautious Auto Lending PDF 01/05/2021
2021 Preview: Favorable Set Up From IM Re-Pricing, DCS Growth & ICS Inf... PDF JBHT 01/05/2021
2021 Preview: Significant Positive Operating Leverage as the Year Progresse... PDF HUBG 01/05/2021
2021 Rail Equip. Preview: Market Bottoming, But We Expect a Slow Recovery PDF 01/05/2021
2021 Rail Preview: Pivot to Growth as a Cyclical Upturn & PSR Benefits ... PDF 01/05/2021
4Q TL/Broker Preview: Strong Trends Remain, But Stocks Stuck In Holding Pat... PDF 01/05/2021
4Q20 PS&W Monitor; Revising Estimates; Maintain Rating & PT PDF MUSA 01/05/2021
Afternoon Research Summary PDF 01/05/2021
Calendar 4Q20 Grocery & C-Store Earnings Preview PDF 01/05/2021
Compass 4Q Salt Volumes - Back-Weighted Events Should Push Volume to 1Q PDF CMP 01/05/2021
First Look: CALM Reports 2Q21 PDF CALM 01/05/2021
Initial Look: December 2020 PMI 60.7% vs. Consensus of 56.4% and Nov. 57.5%... PDF 01/05/2021
IP Selling Turkey Corrugated Business to Mondi PDF IP 01/05/2021
Mid-Day Research Summary PDF 01/05/2021
Morning Research Summary PDF 01/05/2021
Raising PNTG TP to $70 & Maintain OW Rating PDF PNTG 01/05/2021
Raising PT; Thoughts on SVB/BPFH Deal for FRC PDF FRC 01/05/2021
Resuming BANR at Equal-Weight and Establishing $51 Target Price PDF BANR 01/05/2021
Resuming COLB at Equal-Weight and Establishing $38 Target Price PDF COLB 01/05/2021
Survey Results: Bankers & Investors Share Their Views on 2021 PDF 01/05/2021
Updating CI Model to Reflect Close of Group Biz; Maintain Adjusted EPS Ests... PDF CI 01/05/2021
Weekly Commodity Monitor (1/5/21) PDF 01/05/2021
2021 Medical Device & Hospital Supply Outlook, Closing The Book on 2020... PDF 01/04/2021
2021 Outlook and Target/Estimate Tweaks PDF 01/04/2021
2021 Outlook: Preference for Late Cycle, Company Specific & Technology ... PDF 01/04/2021
4Q LTL Preview: 2021 Setup Favorable; Upgrading ARCB to Overweight PDF 01/04/2021
4Q20 Preview & 2021 Outlook. Strong Demand, Pending Synergies, and Lumb... PDF 01/04/2021
Afternoon Research Summary PDF 01/04/2021
Best Ideas 2021 PDF 01/04/2021
Doubling Down on Recent ENSG Upgrade; Raise TP to $90 on Upside Levers in 2... PDF ENSG 01/04/2021
EAT Remains Attractive Into 2021: Raising Price Target to $70 PDF EAT 01/04/2021
ENSG Announces New Year's Acquisition of 3 SNF Operations in Southern CA PDF ENSG 01/04/2021
First Look: DXPE Announces Three Strategic Acquisitions PDF DXPE 01/04/2021
First Look: New ELY Metalwoods Hit Conforming List; Add Rahm to Tour Staff PDF ELY 01/04/2021
Follow Up Thoughts on CNC-MGLN Deal Following Initial Investor Calls PDF 01/04/2021
Happy New Year; CNC to Acquire MGLN for $95 Per Share in $2.2 Billion Deal PDF MGLN 01/04/2021
Increasing Target To $40: OEM Growth Opportunities 20x 2021 Volume Estimate... PDF LPRO 01/04/2021
Long-Term Secular Growth on Omni-Channel Tailwind; Raising Price Target to ... PDF ZBRA 01/04/2021
Mid-Day Research Summary PDF 01/04/2021
Morning Research Summary PDF 01/04/2021
NT European Disruption, but 2021 Setup Continues to Improve for LKQ PDF LKQ 01/04/2021
Omni-Channel Ambitions/Progress Lead Peer Group; Raising PT to $350 PDF LAD 01/04/2021
Restaurant Weekly: 1/4 PDF 01/04/2021
Stephens LS Tools & Diagnostics 2021 Outlook PDF 01/04/2021
Stephens Weekly Rail Update (Ended 12/26/20) PDF 01/04/2021
Takeaways From Stephens 2021 Truckload & LTL Bid Season Shipper Survey PDF 01/04/2021
Weekly Fuel Report (1/4/21) PDF 01/04/2021
Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. (CALM): Conference Call With Cal-Maine CFO Max Bowman... PDF 12/31/2020
GPK: SBS Hike for February a Test of Industry Leadership PDF GPK 12/31/2020
Mid-Day Research Summary PDF 12/31/2020
Morning Research Summary PDF 12/31/2020
SQ Model Update: Great Company, But Fairly Valued Even W/Strong Growth Buil... PDF SQ 12/31/2020
Pages: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 | 32 | 33 | 34 | 35 | 36 | 37 | 38 | 39 | 40 | 41 | 42 | 43 | 44 | 45 | 46 | 47 | 48 | 49 | 50 | 51 | 52 | 53 | 54 | 55 | 56 | 57 | 58 | 59 | 60 | 61

For Retail Investors: Form CRS

(800) 643-9691 | Member NYSE, SIPC

© 2021 Stephens Inc. All rights reserved.