A study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages shows
that Lear Corp. (Symbol: LEA) is the #72 broker analyst pick among
those stocks screened by
for strong stock buyback activity. To make that list, a stock must
have repurchased at least 5% of its outstanding shares over the
trailing twelve month period. In forming the rank, the analyst
opinions from the major brokerage houses were tallied, and
averaged; then, the list of stocks with strong buyback activity was
ranked according to those averages.
According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, LEA makes up 1.26% of
the First Trust Consumer Discretionary AlphaDEX Fund ETF (
) which is trading lower by about 0.5% on the day Thursday.
LEA operates in the Auto Parts sector, among companies like
Honeywell International, Inc. (
) which is off about 0.1% today, and Johnson Controls Inc (
) trading lower by about 0.1%. Below is a three month price history
chart comparing the stock performance of LEA, versus HON and JCI.
LEA is currently trading up about 0.7% midday Thursday.
Top Analyst Picks With Strong Stock Buyback