Analysts’ View: National Oilwell Varco (NOV), Oaktree Specialty Lending (OCSL), Ares Management (ARES)

Brokerage Firm R. F. Lafferty upgraded National Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NYSE:NOV) shares from Hold to Buy rating while increasing their price target from $41 to $51.

National Oilwell Varco, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells systems and components used in oil and gas drilling and production: and provides oilfield services to the upstream oil and gas industry worldwide.


Oaktree Specialty Lending Corporation (NASDAQ:OCSL) shares were upgraded by analysts at Keefe Bruyette from Market Perform to Outperform rating.

Oaktree Specialty Lending Corporation is a specialty finance company dedicated to providing customized, one-stop credit solutions to companies with limited access to public or syndicated capital markets.


Investment Analysts at Wells Fargo upgraded Ares Management, L.P. (NYSE:ARES) shares from Market Perform to Outperform rating.

Ares Management, L.P. operates as an alternative asset manager in the United States, Europe, and Asia.


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