Featured Post

Latest Gold News

Roxgold ups full year gold production guidance Understanding the Fed in 2 charts Schiff sees Fed balance sheet expanding, not shrinkin...

Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Navistar (NAV) (MDCO) (MDR) (MFG) (MGI) (MTU) Ratings, Price Targets

Navistar (NAV), The Medicines Company (MDCO), McDermott International (MDR), Mizuho Financial (MFG), MoneyGram International, Inc. (MGI) and UFJ Financial Group (MTU) ratings and price targets.

Auriga initiated coverage on The Medicines Company (MDCO). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Stifel Nicolaus initiated coverage on McDermott International (MDR). They placed a “Buy” rating and a price target of $16.00 on the company.

Mizuho initiated coverage on Mizuho Financial (MFG). They placed a “Hold” rating on the company.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) initiated coverage on MoneyGram International, Inc. (MGI). They placed a “Neutral” rating and a price target of $20.00 on the company.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) initiated coverage on Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MTU). They placed an “Underperform” rating on the company.

Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) upgraded Navistar (NAV) from a “Sell” rating to a “Neutral” rating.

Netflix (NFLX) (NXY) (IVZ) (JCI) (GLW) (LEA) (LEAP) Ratings, Price Targets

Netflix, Inc. (NFLX), Nexen Inc. (NXY), Invesco Ltd. (IVZ), Johnson Controls, Inc. (JCI), Corning Inc. (GLW), Lear Co. (LEA) and Leap Wireless (LEAP) ratings and price targets.

Wedbush downgraded Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) from a “Neutral” rating to an “Underperform” rating. They have a price target of $45.00 on the company.

Barclays Capital upgraded Nexen Inc. (NXY) from an “Equal Weight” rating to an “Overweight” rating.

Citigroup (NYSE:C) reiterated its “Buy” rating on Invesco Ltd. (IVZ). They have a price target of $25.00 on the company.

RBC Capital initiated coverage on Johnson Controls, Inc. (JCI). They placed an “Outperform” rating on the company.

Credit Agricole downgraded Corning Inc. (GLW) from an “Outperform” rating to an “Underperform” rating.

RBC Capital initiated coverage on Lear Co. (LEA). They placed a “Sector Perform” rating on the company.

RBC Capital upgraded Leap Wireless (LEAP) from a “Sector Perform” rating to an “Outperform” rating.

Gazprom (OGZPY) (OMER) (OMG) (GLW) (GME) (HOLX) (INHX) Ratings, Price Targets

Gazprom OAO (OGZPY), Omeros Corp. (OMER), OM Group Inc. (OMG), Corning Inc. (GLW), GameStop Corp. (GME), Hologic, Inc. (HOLX) and Inhibitex (INHX) ratings and price targets.

Credit Suisse (NYSE:CS) upgraded Gazprom OAO (OGZPY) from an “Underperform” rating to a “Neutral” rating.

Wedbush raised its price target on Omeros Corp. (OMER) to $15.00.

KeyBanc upgraded OM Group Inc. (OMG) from a “Hold” rating to a “Buy” rating. They have a price target of $30.00 on the company.

Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) lowered its price target on Corning Inc. (GLW) to $13.00.

Sterne Agee reiterated its “Buy” rating on GameStop Corp. (GME). They have a price target of $30.00 on the company.

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) reiterated its “Overweight” rating on Hologic, Inc. (HOLX).

Wedbush raised its price target on Inhibitex (INHX) to $18.00.

Orion (ORN) (PENN) (PLX) (RIG) (GDP) (GENE) Ratings, Price Targets

Orion Marine Group, Inc. (ORN), Penn National Gaming (PENN), Protalix BioTherapeutics Inc. (PLX), Transocean (RIG), Goodrich Petroleum Co. (GDP) and Genetic Technologies (GENE) ratings and price targets.

BB&T (NYSE:BBT) upgraded Orion Marine Group, Inc. (ORN) from a “Hold” rating to a “Buy” rating.

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) reiterated its “Overweight” rating on Penn National Gaming (PENN). They have a price target of $48.00 on the company.

Auriga initiated coverage on Protalix BioTherapeutics Inc. (PLX). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Argus downgraded Transocean (RIG) from a “Buy” rating to a “Hold” rating.

Rodman & Renshaw initiated coverage on Goodrich Petroleum Co. (GDP). They placed an “Outperform” rating and a price target of $22.00 on the company.

Ladenburg Thalmann initiated coverage on Genetic Technologies (GENE). They placed a “Buy” rating and a price target of $7.50 on the company.

OmniVision (OVTI) Ratings, Price Targets

OmniVision Technologies, Inc. (OVTI) ratings and price targets.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) lowered its price target on OmniVision Technologies, Inc. to $14.00.

Morgan Keegan reiterated its “Market Perform” rating on OmniVision Technologies, Inc.

Morgan Keegan lowered its price target on OmniVision Technologies, Inc. to $12.00.

Canaccord Genuity lowered its price target on OmniVision Technologies, Inc. to $12.00. They have a “Buy” rating on the company.

Needham & Company reiterated its “Hold” rating on OmniVision Technologies, Inc.

Pinnacle (PNW) (RIG) (FIG) (DG) (EDU) (FE) Ratings, Price Targets

Pinnacle West Capital Co. (PNW), Transocean (RIG), Fortress Investment Group LLC (FIG), Dollar General (DG), New Oriental Education & Tech. Group Inc (EDU) and FirstEnergy Corp. (FE) ratings and price targets.

Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) raised its price target on Pinnacle West Capital Co. (PNW) to $47.00.

Tudor Pickering upgraded Transocean (RIG) to a “Hold” rating.

JMP Securities initiated coverage on Fortress Investment Group LLC (FIG). They placed a “Market Perform” rating on the company.

Citigroup (NYSE:C) reiterated its “Buy” rating on Dollar General (DG). They have a price target of $49.00 on the company.

Credit Suisse (NYSE:CS) initiated coverage on New Oriental Education & Tech. Group Inc (EDU). They placed an “Outperform” rating on the company.

ISI Group upgraded FirstEnergy Corp. (FE) from a “Hold” rating to a “Buy” rating. They have a price target of $52.00 on the company.

Deckers (DECK) (RLJ) (RNR) (SLG) (DAN) (DDAIF) Ratings, Price Targets

Deckers Outdoor (DECK), RLJ Lodging Trust (RLJ), RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. (RNR), SL Green Realty Corp. (SLG), Dana Holding Co. (DAN) and Daimler AG (DDAIF) ratings and price targets.

Janney Montgomery Scott initiated coverage on RLJ Lodging Trust (RLJ). They placed a “Neutral” rating on the company.

Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) initiated coverage on RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. (RNR). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

JMP Securities upgraded SL Green Realty Corp. (SLG) from a “Market Perform” rating to an “Outperform” rating.

RBC Capital initiated coverage on Dana Holding Co. (DAN). They placed a “Sector Perform” rating on the company.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) downgraded Daimler AG (DDAIF) from an “Overweight” rating to a “Neutral” rating.

Piper Jaffray (NYSE:PJC) raised its price target on Deckers Outdoor (DECK) to $106.00.

Cutera (CUTR) (CVE) (SMFG) (SMSC) (STJ) (CPN) Ratings, Price Targets

Cutera, Inc. (CUTR), Cenovus Energy Inc. (CVE), Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (SMFG), Standard Microsystems Co. (SMSC), St. Jude Medical, Inc. (STJ) and Calpine (CPN) ratings and price targets.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) initiated coverage on Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (SMFG). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Capstone downgraded Standard Microsystems Co. (SMSC) from a “Buy” rating to a “Hold” rating.

Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) reiterated its “Buy” on St. Jude Medical, Inc. (STJ). They have a price target of $50.00 on the company.

Jefferies downgraded Calpine (CPN) from a “Buy” rating to a “Hold” rating. They have a price target of $15.50 on the company.

Piper Jaffray (NYSE:PJC) reiterated its “Overweight” rating on Cutera, Inc. (CUTR). They have a price target of $12.00 on the company.

Barclays Capital (NYSE:BCS) upgraded Cenovus Energy Inc. (CVE) from an “Equal Weight” rating to an “Overweight” rating.

Celgene (CELG) (STJ) (SUBCY) (UNH) (CEDC) (CHSP) Ratings, Price Targets

Celgene (CELG), St. Jude Medical, Inc. (STJ), Subsea 7 SA (SUBCY), UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH), Central European Distribution Corp. (CEDC) and Chesapeake Lodging Trust (CHSP) ratings and price targets.

Citigroup (NYSE:C) lowered its price target on St. Jude Medical, Inc. (STJ) to $34.00.

HSBC (NYSE:HBC) initiated coverage on Subsea 7 SA (SUBCY). They placed an “Overweight” rating on the company.

Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) reiterated its “Neutral” on UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH). They have a price target of $56.00 on the company.

Credit Suisse (NYSE:CS) reiterated its “Underperform” rating on Central European Distribution Corp. (CEDC).

Auriga initiated coverage on Celgene (CELG). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Janney Montgomery Scott initiated coverage on Chesapeake Lodging Trust (CHSP). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Cheesecake (CAKE) (SWN) (SYT) (UNH) (BWA) (CAG) Ratings, Price Targets

Cheesecake Factory (CAKE), Southwestern Energy (SWN), Syngenta AG (SYT), UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH), BorgWarner Inc. (BWA) and ConAgra (CAG) ratings and price targets.

Barclays Capital downgraded Southwestern Energy (SWN) from an “Overweight” rating to an “Equal Weight” rating.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) initiated coverage on Syngenta AG (SYT). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) reiterated its “Overweight” rating on UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH). They have a price target of $60.00 on the company.

RBC Capital initiated coverage on BorgWarner Inc. (BWA). They placed an “Outperform” rating on the company.

Janney Montgomery Scott initiated coverage on ConAgra (CAG). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) reiterated its “Equal Weight” rating on Cheesecake Factory (CAKE).

Tiffany (TIF) (TLEO) (UNH) (AXL) (BIO) (BKS) Ratings, Price Targets

Tiffany & Co. (TIF), Taleo Corp. (TLEO), UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH), American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings Inc. (AXL), Bio-Rad Labs (BIO) and Barnes & Noble Inc (BKS) ratings and price targets.

Oppenheimer lowered its price target on Tiffany & Co. (TIF) to $96.00.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) reiterated its “Overweight” rating on Taleo Corp. (TLEO). They have a price target of $38.00 on the company.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) raised its price target on UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH) to $60.00. They have a “Buy” rating on the company.

RBC Capital initiated coverage on American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings Inc. (AXL). They placed a “Sector Perform” rating on the company.

Credit Agricole downgraded Bio-Rad Labs (BIO) from a “Buy” rating to an “Outperform” rating.

Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) raised its price target on Barnes & Noble Inc. (BKS) to $16.00.

Avago (AVGO) (UTI) (UNH) (AMSF) (APC) (UA) Ratings, Price Targets

Avago Technologies (AVGO), Universal Technical Institute (UTI), UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH), Amerisafe Inc. (AMSF), Anadarko Petroleum (APC) and Under Armour, Inc. (UA) ratings and price targets.

Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) lowered its price target on Universal Technical Institute (UTI) to $12.00.

Sterne Agee reiterated its “Buy” rating on Under Armour, Inc. (UA). They have a price target of $90.00 on the company.

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) raised its price target on UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH) to $58.00.

SunTrust (NYSE:STI) downgraded Amerisafe Inc. (AMSF) from a “Buy” rating to a “Neutral” rating.

Barclays Capital (NYSE:BCS) upgraded Anadarko Petroleum (APC) from an “Equal Weight” rating to an “Overweight” rating.

Citigroup (NYSE:C) lowered its price target on Avago Technologies (AVGO) to $41.00. They have a “Buy” rating on the company.

Vulcan (VMC) (VRTU) (WTW) (AGU) (AH) (AIV) Ratings, Price Targets

Vulcan Materials Company (VMC), Virtusa Co. (VRTU), Weight Watchers International, Inc. (WTW), Agrium Inc. (AGU), Accretive Health, Inc. (AH) and Apartment Investment & Management Co. (AIV) ratings and price targets.

Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) downgraded Vulcan Materials Company (VMC) from a “Neutral” rating to a “Sell” rating. They have a price target of $29.00 on the company.

Janney Montgomery Scott initiated coverage on Virtusa Co. (VRTU). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) raised its price target on Weight Watchers International, Inc. (WTW) to $71.00.

TD Newcrest upgraded Agrium Inc. (AGU) to a “Buy” rating.

Oppenheimer upgraded Accretive Health, Inc. (AH) from a “Perform” rating to an “Outperform” rating. They have a price target of $31.00 on the company.

UBS AG (NYSE:UBS) upgraded Apartment Investment & Management Co. (AIV) from a “Sell” rating to a “Neutral” rating.

Idenix (IDIX) (RIMM) (LCC) (MRTN) (MTOR) (MTRN) (PPG) Upgraded

Idenix Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: IDIX), Research In Motion (NASDAQ: RIMM), US Airways Group, Inc. (NYSE: LCC), Marten Transport, Ltd (NASDAQ: MRTN), Meritor (NASDAQ: MTOR), Brush Engineered Materials Inc. (NASDAQ: MTRN) and PPG (NYSE: PPG) were upgraded by analysts.

Idenix Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (IDIX) was upgraded by William Blair from a “Market Perform” rating to an “Outperform” rating.

Research In Motion (RIMM) was upgraded by Sanford C. Bernstein from an “Underperform” rating to a “Market Perform” rating.

US Airways Group, Inc. (LCC) was upgraded by Citigroup (NYSE:C) to a “Neutral” rating.

Marten Transport, Ltd (MRTN) was upgraded by KeyBanc to a “Buy” rating.

Meritor (MTOR) was upgraded by Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) from an “Underweight” rating to an “Overweight” rating. They have a price target of $8.00 on the company.

Brush Engineered Materials Inc. (MTRN) was upgraded by KeyBanc from a “Hold” rating to a “Buy” rating. They have a price target of $31.00 on the company.

PPG (PPG) was upgraded by KeyBanc from a “Hold” rating to a “Buy” rating. They have a price target of $100.00 on the company.

Sonus (SONS) (STO) (CRBC) (DNR) (FHN) (HON) (HPQ) Upgraded

Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: SONS), Statoil (NYSE: STO), Citizens Republic Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRBC), Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE: DNR), First Horizon National Co. (NYSE: FHN), Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE: HON) and Hewlett-Packard (NYSE: HPQ) were upgraded by analysts.

Sonus Networks, Inc. (SONS) was upgraded by Northland Securities from a “Market Perform” rating to an “Outperform” rating. They have a price target of $3.25 on the company, up from $2.25.

Statoil (STO) was upgraded by Collins Stewart from a “Neutral” rating to a “Buy” rating.

Citizens Republic Bancorp, Inc. (CRBC) was upgraded by Citigroup (NYSE:C) to an “Outperform” rating. They have a price target of $14.00 on the company.

Denbury Resources Inc. (DNR) was upgraded by SunTrust (NYSE:STI) from a “Neutral” rating to a “Buy” rating.

First Horizon National Co. (FHN) was upgraded by Stephens to an “Overweight” rating.

Honeywell International Inc. (HON) was upgraded by Sterne Agee from a “Neutral” rating to a “Buy” rating. They have a price target of $69.00 on the company.

Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) was upgraded by RBC Capital from a “Sector Perform” rating to an “Outperform” rating.

Ariba (ARBA) (SUSQ) (SYA) (UNFI) (CRBC) (DECK) Upgraded

Ariba, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARBA), Susquehanna Bank (NASDAQ: SUSQ), Symetra Financial (NYSE: SYA), United Natural Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ: UNFI), Citizens Republic Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRBC) and Deckers Outdoor (NASDAQ: DECK) were upgraded by analysts.

Ariba, Inc. (ARBA) was upgraded by Oppenheimer from a “Perform” rating to an “Outperform” rating. They have a price target of $36.00 on the company.

Susquehanna Bank (SUSQ) was upgraded by Sterne Agee from a “Neutral” rating to a “Buy” rating. They have a price target of $9.50 on the company.

Symetra Financial (SYA) was upgraded by Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) from an “Underperform” rating to a “Neutral” rating.

United Natural Foods, Inc. (UNFI) was upgraded by Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) from a “Hold” rating to a “Buy” rating.

Citizens Republic Bancorp, Inc. (CRBC) was upgraded by Boenning & Scattergood from a “Neutral” rating to an “Outperform” rating. They have a price target of $14.00 on the company.

Deckers Outdoor (DECK) was upgraded by WJB Capital to a “Buy” rating.

Ista (ISTA) (NBR) (NFP) (PDC) Downgraded

Ista Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ISTA), Nabors Industries (NYSE: NBR), National Financial Partners Corp. (NYSE: NFP) and Pioneer Drilling Company (NYSE: PDC) were downgraded by analysts.

Ista Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ISTA) was downgraded by SunTrust (NYSE:STI) from a “Buy” rating to a “Neutral” rating.

Nabors Industries (NBR) was downgraded by Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) to a “Hold” rating. They have a price target of $19.00 on the company.

National Financial Partners Corp. (NFP) was downgraded by Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) from a “Neutral” rating to an “Underperform” rating. They have a price target of $17.00 on the company.

Pioneer Drilling Company (PDC) was downgraded by Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) from a “Buy” rating to a “Hold” rating. They have a price target of $10.50 on the company.

PPL (PPL) (PTEN) (AMR) (CCRN) (DDAIF) (DDS) Downgraded

PPL Co. (NYSE: PPL), Patterson-UTI (NASDAQ: PTEN), AMR Co. (NYSE: AMR), Cross Country Healthcare Inc. (NASDAQ: CCRN), Daimler AG (NASDAQ: DDAIF) and Dillard’s Inc. (NYSE: DDS) were downgraded by analysts.

PPL Co. (PPL) was downgraded by Barclays Capital from an “Overweight” rating to an “Equal Weight” rating.

Patterson-UTI (PTEN) was downgraded by Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) from a “Buy” rating to a “Hold” rating. They have a price target of $22.00 on the company.

AMR Co. (AMR) was downgraded by Maxim Group from a “Hold” rating to a “Sell” rating.

Cross Country Healthcare Inc. (CCRN) was downgraded by SunTrust (NYSE:STI) from a “Buy” rating to a “Neutral” rating.

Daimler AG (DDAIF) was downgraded by Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) from a “Buy” rating to a “Hold” rating.

Dillard’s Inc. (DDS) was downgraded by Sterne Agee from a “Buy” rating to a “Neutral” rating. They have a price target of $47.00 on the company.

Ternium (TX) (UDRL) (ZION) (AHS) (AMR) (ASNA) Downgraded

Ternium S.A. (NYSE: TX), Union Drilling, Inc. (NASDAQ: UDRL), Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ: ZION), AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. (NYSE: AHS), AMR Co. (NYSE: AMR) and Ascena Retail Group Inc. (NASDAQ: ASNA) were downgraded by analysts.

Ternium S.A. (TX) was downgraded by Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) from a “Buy” rating to a “Neutral” rating.

Union Drilling, Inc. (UDRL) was downgraded by Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) to a “Hold” rating. They have a price target of $7.50 on the company.

Zions Bancorporation (ZION) was downgraded by Macquarie from an “Outperform” rating to a “Neutral” rating.

AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. (AHS) was downgraded by SunTrust (NYSE:STI) from a “Buy” rating to a “Neutral” rating.

AMR Co. (AMR) was downgraded by Citigroup (NYSE:C) to a “Sell” rating.

Ascena Retail Group Inc. (ASNA) was downgraded by Raymond James (NYSE:RJF) from a “Strong Buy” rating to an “Outperform” rating.

Netflix (NFLX) (FDX) (GES) (JNJ) (MRX) Price Targets Changed

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX), FedEx (NYSE: FDX), Guess Inc. (NYSE: GES), Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) and Medicis Pharmaceuticals (NYSE: MRX) had price targets on them adjusted by analysts.

Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) had its price target lowered by Canaccord Genuity to $57.00.

FedEx (FDX) had its price target raised by Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) to $112.00.

Guess Inc. (GES) had its price target lowered by Brean Murray from $44.00 to $39.00. They have a “Buy” rating on the company.

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) had its price target lowered by Citigroup (NYSE:C) to $70.00.

Medicis Pharmaceuticals (MRX) had its price target lowered by Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) to $38.00. They have a “Neutral” rating on the company.

Beazer (BZH) (RSG) (SNDK) (TFM) (DGI) Price Targets Changed

Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE: BZH), Republic Services (NYSE: RSG), SanDisk Co. (NASDAQ: SNDK), The Fresh Market Inc. (NYSE: TFM) and DigitalGlobe Inc. (NYSE: DGI) had price targets on them adjusted by analysts.

Republic Services (RSG) had its price target lowered by Wedbush to $31.00.

SanDisk Co. (SNDK) had its price target raised by Stifel Nicolaus from $63.00 to $68.00. They have a “Buy” rating on the company.

The Fresh Market Inc. (TFM) had its price target lowered by Piper Jaffray (NYSE:PJC) to $39.00.

Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (BZH) had its price target lowered by Compass Point to $2.50.

DigitalGlobe Inc. (DGI) had its price target lowered by Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) to $16.00.

Seagate (NYSE: STX) Price Targets Changed

Seagate (NYSE: STX) had price targets on them adjusted by analysts.

Seagate (STX) had its price target raised by Citigroup (NYSE:C) to $26.00.

Seagate had its price target raised by Brean Murray to $23.00. They have a “Buy” rating on the company.

Seagate had its price target raised by JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) to $17.50.

Seagate had its price target raised by Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) to $15.00.

Seagate had its price target raised by FBN Securities to $22.00.

Boyd (BYD) (AREX) (WCN) (WDC) (WM) (BAX) Price Targets Changed

Boyd Gaming (NYSE: BYD), Approach Resources Inc. (NASDAQ: AREX), Waste Connections, Inc. (NYSE: WCN), Western Digital (NYSE: WDC), Waste Management Inc. (NYSE: WM) and Baxter International Inc. (NYSE: BAX) had price targets on them adjusted by analysts.

Boyd Gaming (BYD) had its price target lowered by JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) to $5.00.

Approach Resources Inc. (AREX) had its price target raised by Rodman & Renshaw to $34.00.

Waste Connections, Inc. (WCN) had its price target lowered by Wedbush to $37.00.

Western Digital (WDC) had its price target raised by Brean Murray to $31.00.

Waste Management Inc. (WM) had its price target lowered by Wedbush to $28.00.

Baxter International Inc. (BAX) had its price target lowered by Morgan Keegan to $60.00.

Healthstream (HSTM) (ICGE) (JEC) (KLAC) (LGF) (LRCX) (MKSI) Get New Coverage

Healthstream Inc. (NASDAQ: HSTM), Internet Capital Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ICGE), Jacobs Engineering (NYSE: JEC), KLA-Tencor (NASDAQ: KLAC), Lions Gate (NYSE: LGF), Lam Research Co. (NASDAQ: LRCX) and MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ: MKSI) getting new coverage from analysts.

William Blair initiated coverage on Healthstream Inc. (HSTM). They placed an “Outperform” rating on the company.

Janney Montgomery Scott initiated coverage on Internet Capital Group, Inc. (ICGE). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Lazard Capital initiated coverage on Jacobs Engineering (JEC). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) initiated coverage on KLA-Tencor (KLAC). They placed a “Hold” rating and a price target of $38.00 on the company.

Evercore Partners initiated coverage on Lions Gate (LGF). They placed an “Equal Weight” rating and a price target of $9.50 on the company.

Deutsche Bank initiated coverage on Lam Research Co. (LRCX). They placed a “Buy” rating and a price target of $45.00 on the company.

DA Davidson initiated coverage on MKS Instruments, Inc. (MKSI). They placed a “Buy” rating and a price target of $35.00 on the company.

Merck (MRK) (NOV) (NR) (FWLT) (HAL) (HP) Get New Coverage

Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE: MRK), National-Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NYSE: NOV), Newpark Resources, Inc. (NYSE: NR), Foster Wheeler Ltd. (NASDAQ: FWLT), Halliburton (NYSE: HAL) and Helmerich & Payne (NYSE: HP) getting new coverage from analysts.

MKM Partners initiated coverage on Merck & Co. Inc. (MRK). They placed a “Buy” rating and a price target of $38.00 on the company.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) initiated coverage on National-Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NOV). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Jefferies initiated coverage on Newpark Resources, Inc. (NR). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Lazard Capital initiated coverage on Foster Wheeler Ltd. (FWLT). They placed a “Neutral” rating on the company.

Jefferies initiated coverage on Halliburton (HAL). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Jefferies initiated coverage on Helmerich & Payne (HP). They placed a “Hold” rating on the company.

FMC (FTI) (NR) (NVLS) (DVR) (ESC) (FEIC) Get New Coverage

FMC Tech (NYSE: FTI), Newpark Resources, Inc. (NYSE: NR), Novellus Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: NVLS), Cal Dive International, Inc. (NYSE: DVR), Emeritus Co. (NYSE: ESC) and FEI (NASDAQ: FEIC) getting new coverage from analysts.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) initiated coverage on FMC Tech (FTI). They placed a “Hold” rating on the company.

Canaccord Genuity initiated coverage on Newpark Resources, Inc. (NR). They placed a “Hold” rating and a price target of $10.00 on the company.

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) initiated coverage on Novellus Systems, Inc. (NVLS). They placed a “Hold” rating and a price target of $33.00 on the company.

Jefferies initiated coverage on Cal Dive International, Inc. (DVR). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

JMP Securities initiated coverage on Emeritus Co. (ESC). They placed an “Outperform” rating and a price target of $20.00 on the company.

Dougherty & Co. initiated coverage on FEI (FEIC). They placed a “Buy” rating and a price target of $49.00 on the company.

Dorman (DORM) (OII) (OIS) (PCP) (DRQ) (DVN) Get New Coverage

Dorman Products Inc. (NASDAQ: DORM), Oceaneering International (NYSE: OII), Oil States International, Inc. (NYSE: OIS), Precision Castparts (NYSE: PCP), Dril-Quip (NYSE: DRQ) and Devon Energy Co. (NYSE: DVN) getting new coverage from analysts.

BWS Financial initiated coverage on Dorman Products Inc. (DORM). They placed a “Sell” rating and a price target of $20.00 on the company.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) initiated coverage on Oceaneering International (OII). They placed a “Hold” rating on the company.

Jefferies initiated coverage on Oil States International, Inc. (OIS). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Sterne Agee initiated coverage on Precision Castparts (PCP). They placed a “Buy” rating and a price target of $190.00 on the company.

Jefferies initiated coverage on Dril-Quip (DRQ). They placed a “Hold” rating on the company.

Robert W. Baird initiated coverage on Devon Energy Co. (DVN). They placed an “Outperform” rating and a price target of $83.00 on the company.

DuPont (DD) (QCOM) (SGNT) (SLB) (COL) (DIN) Get New Coverage

DuPont (NYSE: DD), QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM), Sagent Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: SGNT), Schlumberger (NYSE: SLB), Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) and Dineequity Inc. (NYSE: DIN) getting new coverage from analysts.

UBS AG (NYSE:UBS) initiated coverage on DuPont (DD). They placed a “Neutral” rating on the company.

Scotia Capital initiated coverage on QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM). They placed an “Outperform” rating on the company.

Collins Stewart initiated coverage on Sagent Pharmaceuticals Inc. (SGNT). They placed a “Buy” rating and a price target of $25.00 on the company.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) initiated coverage on Schlumberger (SLB). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Sterne Agee initiated coverage on Rockwell Collins (COL). They placed a “Neutral” rating on the company.

Stephens initiated coverage on Dineequity Inc. (DIN). They placed an “Equal Weight” rating on the company.

Cameron (CAM) (SPN) (SPR) (TER) (CECE) (CLB) Get New Coverage

Cameron (NYSE: CAM), Superior Energy Services (NYSE: SPN), Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SPR), Teradyne, Inc. (NYSE: TER), Ceco Environmental Corp. (NASDAQ: CECE) and Core Labs (NYSE: CLB) getting new coverage from analysts.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) initiated coverage on Cameron (CAM). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Jefferies initiated coverage on Superior Energy Services (SPN). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Sterne Agee initiated coverage on Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, Inc. (SPR). They placed a “Buy” rating and a price target of $28.00 on the company.

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) initiated coverage on Teradyne, Inc. (TER). They placed a “Buy” rating and a price target of $17.00 on the company.

Needham & Company initiated coverage on Ceco Environmental Corp. (CECE). They placed a “Buy” rating and a price target of $7.00 on the company.

Jefferies initiated coverage on Core Labs (CLB). They placed a “Hold” rating on the company.

Triumph (TGI) (TTI) (UTX) (BEAV) (BHI) (CAKE) Get New Coverage

Triumph Group, Inc. (NYSE: TGI), Tetra Technologies Incorporated (NYSE: TTI), United Technologies Co. (NYSE: UTX), BE Aerospace (NASDAQ: BEAV), Baker Hughes (NYSE: BHI) and Cheesecake Factory (NASDAQ: CAKE) getting new coverage from analysts.

Sterne Agee initiated coverage on Triumph Group, Inc. (TGI). They placed a “Buy” rating and a price target of $71.00 on the company.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) initiated coverage on Tetra Technologies Incorporated (TTI). They placed a “Hold” rating on the company.

Sterne Agee initiated coverage on United Technologies Co. (UTX). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Sterne Agee initiated coverage on BE Aerospace (BEAV). They placed a “Buy” rating and a price target of $49.00 on the company.

Jefferies initiated coverage on Baker Hughes (BHI). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Stephens initiated coverage on Cheesecake Factory (CAKE). They placed an “Overweight” rating on the company.

Exelis (XLS) (VRA) (WFT) (AMAT) (AMKR) (BA) Get New Coverage

Exelis Inc. (NYSE: XLS), Vera Bradley, Inc. (NYSE: VRA), Weatherford (NYSE: WFT), Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAT), Amkor Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMKR) and The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) getting new coverage from analysts.

SunTrust (NYSE:STI) initiated coverage on Exelis Inc. (XLS). They placed a “Neutral” rating on the company.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) initiated coverage on Vera Bradley, Inc. (VRA). They placed a “Neutral” rating and a price target of $35.00.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) initiated coverage on Weatherford (WFT). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) initiated coverage on Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT). They placed a “Hold” rating and a price target of $10.00 on the company.

Deutsche Bank initiated coverage on Amkor Technology, Inc. (AMKR). They placed a “Hold” rating and a price target of $4.00 on the company.

Sterne Agee initiated coverage on The Boeing Company (BA). They placed a “Buy” rating and a price target of $82.00 on the company.

Lufkin (LUFK) (INHX) (KMP) (KR) (KSS) (LULU) (MCD) Ratings Reiterated

Lufkin Industries Inc. (NASDAQ: LUFK), Inhibitex (NASDAQ: INHX), Kinder Morgan Energy Partners LP (NYSE: KMP), Kroger (NYSE: KR), Kohls Corp. (NYSE: KSS), Lululemon (NASDAQ: LULU) and McDonald’s (NYSE: MCD) had ratings on them reiterated by analysts.

Citigroup (NYSE:C) reiterated its "Buy" rating on Lufkin Industries Inc. (LUFK). They have a price target of $65.00 on the company.

Robert W. Baird reiterated its "Positive" rating on Inhibitex (INHX).

Citigroup reiterated its "Neutral" rating on Kinder Morgan Energy Partners LP (KMP).

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) reiterated its "Buy" rating on Kroger (KR). They have a price target of $28.00 on the company.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) reiterated its "Hold" rating on Kohls Corp. (KSS).

Jefferies reiterated its "Hold" rating on Lululemon (LULU). They have a price target of $59.00 on the company.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) reiterated its "Overweight" rating on McDonald’s (MCD).

Molycorp (MCP) (MPC) (MSG) (GPRO) (GPS) (HRB) Ratings Reiterated

Molycorp, Inc. (NYSE: MCP), Marathon Petroleum (NYSE: MPC), Madison Square Garden, Inc. (NYSE: MSG), Gen-Probe Incorporated (NASDAQ: GPRO), The Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) and H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) had ratings on them reiterated by analysts.

Dahlman Rose reiterated its "Buy" rating on Molycorp, Inc. (MCP).

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) reiterated its "Buy" rating on Marathon Petroleum (MPC). They have a price target of $50.00 on the company.

Maxim Group reiterated its "Buy" rating on Madison Square Garden, Inc. (MSG). They have a price target of $36.00 on the company, up from $32.00.

Piper Jaffray (NYSE:PJC) reiterated its "Overweight" rating on Gen-Probe Incorporated (GPRO). They have a price target of $75.00 on the company.

Wedbush reiterated its "Neutral" rating on The Gap Inc. (GPS). They have a price target of $18.00 on the company.

Barrington Research reiterated its "Market Perform" rating on H&R Block, Inc. (HRB).

Ford (F) (FDX) (MU) (OMCL) (ONXX) (FRO) Ratings Reiterated

Ford (NYSE: F), FedEx (NYSE: FDX), Micron Technology, Inc. (NYSE: MU), Omnicell, Inc. (NASDAQ: OMCL), Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ONXX) and Frontline Ltd. (NYSE: FRO) had ratings on them reiterated by analysts.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) reiterated its "Buy" rating on Ford (F).

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) reiterated its "Buy" rating on FedEx (FDX).

Stifel Nicolaus reiterated its "Buy" rating on Micron Technology, Inc. (MU). They have a price target of $7.50 on the company.

Auriga reiterated its "Buy" rating on Omnicell, Inc. (OMCL). They have a price target of $20.00 on the company.

Jefferies reiterated its "Buy" rating on Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ONXX).

Sterne Agee reiterated its "Neutral" rating on Frontline Ltd. (FRO).

Pfizer (PFE) (PAY) (PNSN) (DOV) (EW) (EXPR) Ratings Reiterated

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE), Verifone (NYSE: PAY), Penson Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: PNSN), Dover Co. (NYSE: DOV), Edwards Lifesciences (NYSE: EW) and Express, Inc. (NASDAQ: EXPR) had ratings on them reiterated by analysts.

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) reiterated its "Buy" rating on Pfizer Inc. (PFE).

Citigroup (NYSE:C) reiterated its "Buy" rating on Verifone (PAY). They have a price target of $51.00 on the company.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) reiterated its "Neutral" rating on Penson Worldwide, Inc. (PNSN).

Nomura reiterated its "Buy" rating on Dover Co. (DOV).

Rodman & Renshaw reiterated its "Market Perform" rating on Edwards Lifesciences (EW).

Brean Murray reiterated its "Buy" rating on Express, Inc. (EXPR).

PPG (PPG) (PRGS) (RIG) (COST) (CWST) (CY) Ratings Reiterated

PPG (NYSE: PPG), Progress Software (NASDAQ: PRGS), Transocean (NYSE: RIG), Costco (NASDAQ: COST), Casella Waste Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CWST) and Cypress Semi (NYSE: CY) had ratings on them reiterated by analysts.

Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE:WFC) reiterated its "Outperform" rating on PPG (PPG).

Needham & Company reiterated its "Buy" rating on Progress Software (PRGS).

Gabelli reiterated its "Buy" rating on Transocean (RIG). They have a price target of $66.00 on the company.

Stifel Nicolaus reiterated its "Buy" rating on Costco (COST). They have a price target of $90.00 on the company.

Wunderlich reiterated its "Buy" rating on Casella Waste Systems Inc. (CWST). They have a price target of $8.50 on the company.

Sterne Agee reiterated its "Buy" rating on Cypress Semi (CY). They have a price target of $20.00 on the company.

Suntech (STP) (COST) (CSTR) (SNDK) (SNI) (CPRT) Ratings Reiterated

Suntech Power (NYSE: STP), Costco (NASDAQ: COST), Coinstar (NASDAQ: CSTR), SanDisk Co. (NASDAQ: SNDK), Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. (NYSE: SNI) and Copart (NASDAQ: CPRT) had ratings on them reiterated by analysts.

Axiom Securities reiterated its "Sell" rating on Suntech Power (STP). They have a price target of $2.00 on the company.

Piper Jaffray (NYSE:PJC) reiterated its "Overweight" rating on Costco (COST).

Piper Jaffray reiterated its "Overweight" rating on Coinstar (CSTR). They have a price target of $68.00 on the company.

Sterne Agee reiterated its "Neutral" rating on SanDisk Co. (SNDK).

Wunderlich reiterated its "Buy" rating on Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. (SNI). They have a price target of $53.00 on the company.

Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) reiterated its "Neutral" rating on Copart (CPRT).

Seagate (STX) (TAOM) (BMY) (CEDC) (CHK) (COST) Ratings Reiterated

Seagate (NYSE: STX), Taomee Holdings (NASDAQ: TAOM), Bristol Myers Squibb Co. (NYSE: BMY), Central European Distribution Corp. (NASDAQ: CEDC), Chesapeake Energy (NYSE: CHK) and Costco (NASDAQ: COST) had ratings on them reiterated by analysts.

Needham & Company reiterated its "Accumulate" rating on Seagate (STX).

Oppenheimer reiterated its "Market Perform" rating on Taomee Holdings (TAOM).

Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) reiterated its "Neutral" rating on Bristol Myers Squibb Co. (BMY).

Citigroup (NYSE:C) reiterated its "Neutral" rating on Central European Distribution Corp. (CEDC).

Canaccord Genuity reiterated its "Buy" rating on Chesapeake Energy (CHK). They have a price target of $49.00 on the company.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) reiterated its "Hold" rating on Costco (COST).

Target (TGT) (BBY) (BIG) (TDS) (TFM) (BJRI) Ratings Reiterated

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT), Best Buy Co., Inc. (NYSE: BBY), Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG), Telephone & Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE: TDS), The Fresh Market Inc. (NYSE: TFM) and BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ: BJRI) had ratings on them reiterated by analysts.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) reiterated its "Hold" rating on Target Corp. (TGT).

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) reiterated its "Buy" rating on Best Buy Co., Inc. (BBY).

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) reiterated its "Buy" rating on Big Lots, Inc. (BIG). They have a price target of $46.00 on the company.

Gabelli reiterated its "Buy" rating on Telephone & Data Systems, Inc. (TDS).

Deutsche Bank reiterated its "Hold" rating on The Fresh Market Inc. (TFM). They have a price target of $33.00 on the company.

Wedbush reiterated its "Neutral" rating on BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. (BJRI). They have a price target of $45.00 on the company.

Ashland (ASH) (TIF) (TSRA) (UTI) (ARTC) (ASML) Ratings Reiterated

Ashland Inc. (NYSE: ASH), Tiffany & Co. (NYSE: TIF), Tessera Technologies (NASDAQ: TSRA), Universal Technical Institute (NYSE: UTI), ArthroCare Co. (NASDAQ: ARTC) and ASML Holding (NASDAQ: ASML) had ratings on them reiterated by analysts.

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) reiterated its "Hold" rating on Tiffany & Co. (TIF).

Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) reiterated its "Neutral" rating on Tessera Technologies (TSRA). They have a price target of $19.50 on the company.

Gabelli reiterated its "Buy" rating on Universal Technical Institute (UTI).

Canaccord Genuity reiterated its "Buy" rating on ArthroCare Co. (ARTC). They have a price target of $43.50 on the company.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) reiterated its "Buy" rating on Ashland Inc. (ASH). They have a price target of $65.00 on the company.

Deutsche Bank reiterated its "Hold" rating on ASML Holding (ASML).

Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) Ratings Reiterated

Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) had ratings on them reiterated by analysts.

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) reiterated its "Equal Weight" rating on Cognizant (CTSH).

Citigroup reiterated its "Buy" rating on Cognizant. They have a price target of $88.00 on the company.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) reiterated its "Overweight" rating on Cognizant.

Oppenheimer reiterated its "Outperform" rating on Cognizant. They have a price target of $82.00 on the company.

Yahoo (YHOO) (ARO) (VRA) (AEO) (AMR) (ANTH) Ratings Reiterated

Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ: YHOO), Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), Vera Bradley, Inc. (NYSE: VRA), American Eagle (NYSE: AEO), AMR Co. (NYSE: AMR) and Anthera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ANTH) had ratings on them reiterated by analysts.

Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) reiterated its "Buy" rating on Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO).

Brean Murray reiterated its "Buy" rating on Aeropostale, Inc. (ARO).

Piper Jaffray (NYSE:PJC) reiterated its "Overweight" rating on Vera Bradley, Inc. (VRA).

Sterne Agee reiterated its "Neutral" rating on American Eagle (AEO). They have a price target of $15.00 on the company.

Sterne Agee reiterated its "Hold" rating on AMR Co. (AMR).

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) reiterated its "Buy" rating on Anthera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ANTH). They have a price target of $14.00 on the company.

Apple (AAPL) (YUM) (ZUMZ) (ACE) (AEO) (AFFY) Ratings Reiterated

Apple, Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM), Zumiez (NASDAQ: ZUMZ), ACE Ltd (NYSE: ACE), American Eagle (NYSE: AEO) and Affymax, Inc. (NASDAQ: AFFY) had ratings on them reiterated by analysts.

Rodman & Renshaw reiterated its "Outperform" rating on Apple, Inc. (AAPL). They have a price target of $450.00 on the company.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) reiterated its "Overweight" rating on Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM).

Wedbush reiterated its "Neutral" rating on Zumiez (ZUMZ). They have a price target of $21.00 on the company.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated its "Overweight" rating on ACE Ltd (ACE). They have a price target of $75.00 on the company.

Brean Murray reiterated its "Buy" rating on American Eagle (AEO).

Auriga reiterated its "Buy" rating on Affymax, Inc. (AFFY). Theyw have a price target of $10.00 on the company.

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Newpark (NR) (LULU) (MSG) (MTOR) (MTRN) (NBR) (NFP) (NOV) Ratings, Price Targets

Newpark Resources, Inc. (NR), Lululemon (LULU), Madison Square Garden, Inc. (MSG), Meritor (MTOR), Brush Engineered Materials Inc. (MTRN), Nabors Industries (NBR), National Financial Partners Corp. (NFP) and National-Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NOV) ratings and price targets.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) initiated coverage on Newpark Resources, Inc. (NR). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Jefferies reiterated its “Hold” rating on Lululemon (LULU). They have a price target of $59.00 on the company.

Maxim Group reiterated its “Buy” rating on Madison Square Garden, Inc. (MSG).

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) upgraded Meritor (MTOR) from an “Underweight” rating to an “Overweight” rating. They have a price target of $8.00 on the company.

KeyBanc upgraded Brush Engineered Materials Inc. (MTRN) from a “Hold” rating to a “Buy” rating. They have a price target of $31.00 on the company.

Jefferies downgraded Nabors Industries (NBR) to a “Hold” rating. They have a price target of $19.00 on the company.

Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) downgraded National Financial Partners Corp. (NFP) to an “Underperform” rating. They have a price target of $17.00 on the company.

Jefferies initiated coverage on National-Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NOV). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Merck (MRK) (LCC) (LGF) (LRCX) (LULU) (MCD) (MRX) Ratings, Price Targets

Merck & Co Inc. (MRK), US Airways Group, Inc. (LCC), Lions Gate (LGF), Lam Research Co. (LRCX), Lululemon (LULU), McDonald’s (MCD) and Medicis Pharmaceuticals (MRX) ratings and price targets.

MKM Partners initiated coverage on Merck & Co Inc. (MRK). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Citigroup (NYSE:C) upgraded US Airways Group, Inc. (LCC) to a “Neutral” rating.

Evercore Partners initiated coverage on Lions Gate (LGF). They placed an “Equal Weight” rating and a price target of $9.50 on the company.

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) initiated coverage on Lam Research Co. (LRCX). They placed a “buy” rating on the company.

Auriga reiterated its “Buy” rating on Lululemon (LULU). They
have a price target of $68.00 on the company.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) reiterated its “Overweight” rating on McDonald’s (MCD).

Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) lowered its price target on Medicis Pharmaceuticals (MRX) to $38.00. They have a “Neutral” rating on the company.

Kroger (KR) (MPC) (NR) (NVLS) (OII) (JNJ) (KLAC) Ratings, Price Targets

Kroger (KR), Marathon Petroleum (MPC), Newpark Resources, Inc. (NR), Novellus Systems, Inc. (NVLS), Oceaneering International (OII), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) and KLA-Tencor (KLAC) ratings and price targets.

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) reiterated its “Buy” rating on Marathon Petroleum (MPC). They have a price target of $50.00 on the company.

Canaccord Genuity initiated coverage on Newpark Resources, Inc. (NR). They placed a “Hold” rating and a price target of $10.00 on the company.

Deutsche Bank initiated coverage on Novellus Systems, Inc. (NVLS). They placed a “Hold” rating on the company.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) initiated coverage on Oceaneering International (OII). They placed a “Hold” rating on the company.

Citigroup (NYSE:C0 lowered its price target on Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) to $70.00.

Deutsche Bank initiated coverage on KLA-Tencor (KLAC). They placed a “Hold” rating on the company.

Deutsche Bank reiterated its “Buy” rating on Kroger (KR). They have a price target of $28.00 on the company.

H&R Block (HRB) (OIS) (OMCL) (PAY) (IDIX) (ISTA) Ratings, Price Targets

H&R Block, Inc. (HRB), Oil States International, Inc. (OIS), Omnicell, Inc. (OMCL), Verifone (PAY), Idenix Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (IDIX) and Ista Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ISTA) ratings and price targets.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) initiated coverage on Oil States International, Inc. (OIS). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Auriga reiterated its “buy” on shares of Omnicell, Inc. (OMCL). They have a price target of $20.00 on the company.

Citigroup (NYSE:C) reiterated its “Buy” rating on Verifone (PAY). They have a price target of $51.00 on the company.

Barrington Research reiterated its “Market Perform” rating on H&R Block, Inc. (HRB).

William Blair upgraded Idenix Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (IDIX) from a “Market Perform” rating to an “Outperform” rating.

SunTrust (NYSE:STI) downgraded Ista Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ISTA) from a “Buy” rating to a “Neutral” rating.

Guess (GES) (PCP) (PDC) (PNSN) (HAL) (HPQ) Ratings, Price Targets

Guess Inc. (GES), Precision Castparts (PCP), Pioneer Drilling Company (PDC), Penson Worldwide, Inc. (PNSN), Halliburton (HAL) and Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) ratings and price targets.

Sterne Agee initiated coverage on Precision Castparts (PCP). They placed a “Buy” rating and a price target of $190.00 on the company.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) downgraded Pioneer Drilling Company (PDC) to a “Hold” rating. They have a price target of $10.50 on the company.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) reiterated its “Neutral” rating on Penson Worldwide, Inc. (PNSN).

Brean Murray lowered its price target on Guess Inc. (GES) from $44.00 to $39.00. Thy have a “Buy” rating on the company.

Jefferies initiated coverage on Halliburton (HAL). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

RBC Capital upgraded Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) from a “Sector Perform” rating to an “Outperform” rating.

PPG (PPG) (PPL) (PRGS) (FDX) (FHN) (FTI) Ratings, Price Targets

PPG (PPG), PPL Co. (PPL), Progress Software (PRGS), FedEx (FDX), First Horizon National Co. (FHN) and FMC Tech (FTI) ratings and price targets.

KeyBanc upgraded PPG (PPG) from a “Hold” rating to a “Buy” rating. They have a price target of $100.00 on the company.

Barclays Capital downgraded PPL Co. (PPL) from an “Overweight” rating to an “Equal Weight” rating.

Needham & Company reiterated its “Buy” rating on Progress Software (PRGS).

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) raised its price target on FedEx (FDX) to $112.00.

Stephens upgraded First Horizon National Co. (FHN) to an “Overweight” rating.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) initiated coverage on FMC Tech (FTI). They placed a “Hold” rating on the company.

QUALCOMM (QCOM) (PTEN) (RIMM) (EW) (EXPR) (FDX) Ratings, Price Targets

QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM), Patterson-UTI (PTEN), Research In Motion (RIMM), Edwards Lifesciences (EW), Express, Inc. (EXPR) and FedEx (FDX) ratings and price targets.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) downgraded Patterson-UTI (PTEN) to a “Hold” rating. They have a price target of $22.00 on the company.

Scotia Capital initiated coverage on QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM). They placed an “Outperform” rating on the company.

Sanford C. Bernstein upgraded Research In Motion (RIMM) from an “Underperform” rating to a “Market Perform” rating.

Rodman & Renshaw reiterated its “Market Perform” rating on Edwards Lifesciences (EW).

Brean Murray reiterated its “Buy” rating on Express, Inc. (EXPR).

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) reiterated its “Buy” rating on FedEx (FDX).

Devon (DVN) (RSG) (SGNT) (SLB) (DVR) (ESC) Ratings, Price Targets

Devon Energy Co. (DVN), Republic Services (RSG), Sagent Pharmaceuticals Inc. (SGNT), Schlumberger (SLB), Cal Dive International, Inc. (DVR) and Emeritus Co. (ESC) ratings and price targets.

Wedbush lowered its price target on Republic Services (RSG) to $31.00.

Collins Stewart initiated coverage on Sagent Pharmaceuticals Inc. (SGNT). They placed a “Buy” rating and a price target of $25.00 on the company.

Jefferies initiated coverage on shares of Schlumberger (SLB). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Robert W. Baird initiated coverage on shares of Devon Energy Co. (DVN). They placed an “Outperform” rating and a $83.00 price target on the company.

Jefferies initiated coverage on shares of Cal Dive International, Inc. (DVR). The firm set a “buy” rating on the company.

JMP Securities initiated coverage on shares of Emeritus Co. (ESC). The firm set an “outperform” rating on the company.

Dril-Quip (DRQ) (SNDK) (SNI) (SPN) (DECK) (DNR) Ratings, Price Targets

Dril-Quip (DRQ), SanDisk Co. (SNDK), Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. (SNI), Superior Energy Services (SPN), Deckers Outdoor (DECK) and Denbury Resources Inc. (DNR) ratings and price targets.

Stifel Nicolaus raised its price target on SanDisk Co. (SNDK) from $63.00 to $68.00. They have a “Buy” rating on the company.

Wunderlich reiterated its “Buy” rating on Scripps Networks

Interactive, Inc. (SNI). They have a price target of $53.00 on the company.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) initiated coverage on Superior Energy Services (SPN). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

WJB Capital upgraded Deckers Outdoor (DECK) to a “Buy” rating.

SunTrust (NYSE:STI) upgraded Denbury Resources Inc. (DNR) from a “Neutral” rating to a “Buy” rating.

Jefferies initiated coverage on Dril-Quip (DRQ). They placed a “Hold” rating on the company.

Suntech (STP) (DD) (SPR) (STO) (DDAIF) (DDS) Ratings, Price Targets

Suntech Power (STP), DuPont (DD), Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, Inc. (SPR), Statoil (STO), Daimler AG (DDAIF) and Dillard’s Inc. (DDS) ratings and price targets.

Sterne Agee initiated coverage on Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, Inc. (SPR). They placed a “Buy” rating and a price target of $28.00 on the company.

Collins Stewart upgraded Statoil (STO) from a “Neutral” rating to a “Buy” rating.

Axiom Securities reiterated its “Sell” rating on Suntech Power (STP). They have a price target of $2.00 on the company.

UBS AG (NYSE:UBS) initiated coverage on DuPont (DD). They placed a “Neutral” rating on the company.

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) downgraded Daimler AG (DDAIF) from a “Buy” rating to a “Hold” rating.

Sterne Agee downgraded Dillard’s Inc. (DDS) from a “Buy” rating to a “Neutral” rating. They have a price target of $47.00 on the company.

Seagate (STX) Ratings, Price Targets

Seagate (STX) ratings and price targets adjusted by analysts.

Citigroup (NYSE:C) raised its price target on Seagate (STX) to $26.00.

Brean Murray raised its price target on Seagate to $23.00. They have a “Buy” rating on the company.

Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) raised its price target on Seagate to $15.00.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) raised its price target on Seagate (STX) to $17.50.

FBN Securities raised its price target on Seagate to $22.00.

Needham & Company reiterated its “Accumulate” on Seagate (STX).

Costco (COST) (SUSQ) (SYA) (TFM) (CSTR) (CWST) Ratings, Price Targets

Costco (COST), Susquehanna Bank (SUSQ), Symetra Financial (SYA), The Fresh Market Inc. (TFM), Coinstar (CSTR) and Casella Waste Systems Inc. (CWST) ratings and price targets.

Sterne Agee upgraded Susquehanna Bank (SUSQ) from a “Neutral” rating to a “Buy” rating. They have a price target of $9.50 on the company.

Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) upgraded Symetra Financial (SYA) to a “Neutral” rating.

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) reiterated its “Hold” rating on The Fresh Market Inc. (TFM). They have a price target of $33.00 on the company.

Piper Jaffray (NYSE:PJC) reiterated its “Overweight” rating on Costco (COST).

Piper Jaffray reiterated its “Overweight” on Coinstar (CSTR). They have a price target of $68.00 on the company.

Wunderlich reiterated its “Buy” rating on Casella Waste Systems

Inc. (CWST). They have a price target of $8.50 on the company.

Teradyne (TER) (TFM) (TGI) (CEDC) (CLB) (COL) Ratings, Price Targets

Teradyne, Inc. (TER), The Fresh Market Inc. (TFM), Triumph Group, Inc. (TGI), Central European Distribution Corp. (CEDC), Core Labs (CLB) and Rockwell Collins (COL) (CECE) ratings and price targets.

Piper Jaffray (NYSE:PJC) lowered its price target on The Fresh Market Inc. (TFM) to $39.00.

Sterne Agee initiated coverage on Triumph Group, Inc. (TGI). They placed a “Buy” rating and a price target of $71.00 on the company.

Deutsche Bank initiated coverage on shares of Teradyne, Inc. (TER). The firm set a “buy” rating on the company.

Citigroup (NYSE:C) reiterated its “Neutral” rating on Central European Distribution Corp. (CEDC).

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) initiated coverage on Core Labs (CLB). They placed a “Hold” rating on the company.

Sterne Agee initiated coverage on Rockwell Collins (COL). They placed a “Neutral” rating on the company.

Ternium (TX) (TSRA) (TTI) (CAM) (CCRN) (CECE) Ratings, Price Targets

Ternium S.A. (TX), Tessera Technologies (TSRA), Tetra Technologies Incorporated (TTI), Cameron (CAM), Cross Country Healthcare Inc. (CCRN) and Ceco Environmental Corp. (CECE) ratings and price targets.

Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) reiterated its “Neutral” rating on Tessera

Technologies (TSRA). They have a price target of $19.50 on the company.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) initiated coverage on Tetra Technologies

Incorporated (TTI). They placed a “Hold” rating on the company.

Bank of America downgraded Ternium S.A. (TX) to a “Neutral” rating.

Jefferies initiated coverage on Cameron (CAM). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

SunTrust (NYSE:STI) downgraded Cross Country Healthcare Inc. (CCRN) from a “Buy” rating to a “Neutral” rating.

Needham & Company initiated coverage on Ceco Environmental Corp. (CECE). They placed a “Buy” rating and a price target of $7.00 on the company.

Baxter (BAX) (UDRL) (UNFI) (VRA) (BEAV) (BHI) Ratings, Price Targets

Baxter International Inc. (BAX), Union Drilling, Inc. (UDRL), United Natural Foods, Inc. (UNFI), Vera Bradley, Inc. (VRA), BE Aerospace (BEAV) and Baker Hughes (BHI) ratings and price targets.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) downgraded Union Drilling, Inc. (UDRL) to a “Hold” rating. They have a price target of $7.50 on the company.

Jefferies upgraded United Natural Foods, Inc. (UNFI) from a “Hold” rating to a “Buy” rating.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) initiated coverage on Vera Bradley,

Inc. (VRA). They placed a “Neutral” rating and a price target of $35.00 on the company.

Morgan Keegan lowered its price target on Baxter International Inc. (BAX) to $60.00.

Sterne Agee initiated coverage on BE Aerospace (BEAV). They placed a “Buy” rating and a price target of $49.00 on the company.

Jefferies initiated coverage on Baker Hughes (BHI). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Boeing (BA) (VRA) (WCN) (WDC) (ARBA) (ARO) Ratings, Price Targets

The Boeing Company (BA), Vera Bradley, Inc. (VRA), Waste Connections, Inc. (WCN), Western Digital (WDC), Ariba, Inc. (ARBA) and Aeropostale, Inc. (ARO) ratings and price targets.

Piper Jaffray (NYSE:PJC) reiterated its “Overweight” rating on Vera Bradley, Inc. (VRA).

Wedbush lowered its price target on Waste Connections, Inc. (WCN) to $37.00.

Brean Murray raised its price target on Western Digital (WDC) to $31.00.

Oppenheimer upgraded Ariba, Inc. (ARBA) from a “Perform” rating to an “Outperform” rating. They have a price target of $36.00 on the company.

Brean Murray reiterated its “Buy” rating on Aeropostale, Inc. (ARO).

Sterne Agee initiated coverage on The Boeing Company (BA). They placed a “Buy” rating and a price target of $82.00 on the company.

Exelis (XLS) (WFT) (WM) (AFFY) (AHS) (AMKR) Ratings, Price Targets

Exelis Inc. (XLS), Weatherford (WFT), Waste Management Inc. (WM), Affymax, Inc. (AFFY), AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. (AHS) and Amkor Technology, Inc. (AMKR) ratings and price targets.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) initiated coverage on Weatherford (WFT). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Wedbush lowered its price target on Waste Management Inc. (WM) to $28.00.

SunTrust (NYSE:STI) initiated coverage on Exelis Inc. (XLS). They placed a “Neutral” rating on the company.

Auriga reiterated its “Buy” rating on Affymax, Inc. (AFFY). They have a price target of $10.00 on the company.

SunTrust downgraded AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. (AHS) from
a “Buy” rating to a “Neutral” rating.

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) initiated coverage on Amkor Technology, Inc. (AMKR). They placed a “Hold” rating on the company.

Yahoo! (YHOO) (YUM) (ZION) (AAPL) (ACE) (AEO) Ratings, Price Targets

Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO), Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM), Zions Bancorporation (ZION), Apple, Inc. (AAPL), ACE Ltd (ACE) and American Eagle (AEO) ratings and price targets.

Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) reiterated its “Buy” rating on Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO).

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) reiterated its “Overweight” rating on Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM).

Macquarie downgraded Zions Bancorporation (ZION) from an “Outperform” rating to a “Neutral” rating.

Rodman & Renshaw reiterated its “Outperform” on Apple, Inc. (AAPL). They have a price target of $450.00 on the company.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated its “overweight” on shares of ACE Ltd (ACE). The firm has a price target of $75.00 on the company.

Brean Murray reiterated its “Buy” rating on American Eagle (AEO).

Google (GOOG) (NFLX) (POT) (FOSL) (GILD) (GNW) (MSG) Upgraded

Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG), Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX), Potash Corp. (NYSE: POT), Fossil (NASDAQ: FOSL), Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: GILD), Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE: GNW) and Madison Square Garden, Inc. (NYSE: MSG) were upgraded by analysts.

Google Inc. (GOOG) was upgraded by Citigroup (NYSE:C) from a “Neutral” rating to a “Buy” rating. They have a price target of $680.00 on the company.

Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) was upgraded by Susquehanna to a “Neutral” rating. They have a price target of $60.00 on the company.

Potash Corp. (POT) was upgraded by Scotia Capital from a “Sector Perform” rating to an “Outperform” rating.

Fossil (FOSL) was upgraded by Benchmark Co. from a “Hold” rating to a “Buy” rating. They have a price target of $115.00 on the company.

Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) was upgraded by Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) to a “Conviction Buy” rating.

Genworth Financial, Inc. (GNW) was upgraded by Citigroup from a “Neutral” rating to a “Buy” rating. They have a price target of $8.00 on the company.

Madison Square Garden, Inc. (MSG) was upgraded by Miller Tabak from a “Neutral” rating to a “Buy” rating.

Coinstar (CSTR) (SAN) (TROW) (WYNN) (ERTS) (FLR) (FL) Upgraded

Coinstar (NASDAQ: CSTR), Banco Santander-Chile (NYSE: SAN), T. Rowe Price (NASDAQ: TROW), Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ: WYNN), Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: ERTS), Fluor Co. (NYSE: FLR) and Foot Locker (NYSE: FL) were upgraded by analysts.

Coinstar (CSTR) was upgraded by JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) from a “Neutral” rating to an “Overweight” rating. They have a price target of $50.00 on the company.

Banco Santander-Chile (SAN) was upgraded by Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) from a “Hold” rating to a “Buy” rating. They have a price target of $85.00 on the company.

T. Rowe Price (TROW) was upgraded by Ticonderoga from a “Neutral” rating to a “Buy” rating. They have a price target of $57.00 on the company.

Wynn Resorts, Limited (WYNN) was upgraded by KeyBanc from a “Hold” rating to a “Buy” rating. They have a price target of $145.00 on the company.

Electronic Arts Inc. (ERTS) was upgraded by Citigroup (NYSE:C) from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating.

Foot Locker (FL) was upgraded by UBS AG (NYSE:UBS) from a “Neutral” rating to a “Buy” rating.

Fluor Co. (FLR) was upgraded by Robert W. Baird from a “Neutral” rating to an “Outperform” rating. They have a price target of $70.00 on the company.

Salesforce (CRM) (TXN) (USB) (WYNN) (BRE) (CBZ) Upgraded

Salesforce.com (NYSE: CRM), Texas Instruments (NYSE: TXN), US Bancorp (NYSE: USB), Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ: WYNN), Bre Properties Inc. (NYSE: BRE) and CBIZ, Inc. (NYSE: CBZ) were upgraded by analysts.

Texas Instruments (TXN) was upgraded by ThinkEquity from a “Hold” rating to a “Buy” rating.

US Bancorp (USB) was upgraded by Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) from an “Equal Weight” rating to an “Overweight” rating.

Wynn Resorts, Limited (WYNN) was upgraded by Needham & Company from a “Hold” rating to a “Buy” rating. They have a price target of $145.00 on the company.

Bre Properties Inc. (BRE) was upgraded by RBC Capital from a “Sector Perform” rating to an “Outperform” rating. They have a price target of $55.00 on the company, up from $52.00.

CBIZ, Inc. (CBZ) was upgraded by First Analysis to an “Overweight” rating.

Salesforce.com (CRM) was upgraded by Needham & Company from a “Hold” rating to a “Buy” rating. They have a price target of $125.00 on the company.

Wynn (WYNN) (VZ) (WFM) (ARNA) (ARUN) (BBT) Upgraded

Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ: WYNN), Verizon (NYSE: VZ), Whole Foods Market (NYSE: WFM), Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA), Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN) and BB&T (NYSE: BBT) were upgraded by analysts.

Wynn Resorts, Limited (WYNN) was upgraded by Citigroup (NYSE:C) to a “Buy” rating.

Verizon (VZ) was upgraded by UBS AG (NYSE:UBS) from a “Neutral” rating to a “Buy” rating.

Whole Foods Market (WFM) was upgraded by Northcoast Research from a “Neutral” rating to a “Buy” rating.

Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARNA) was upgraded by Piper Jaffray (NYSE:PJC) from a “Neutral” rating to an “Overweight” rating. They have a price target of $3.00 on the company, up from $1.50.

Aruba Networks, Inc. (ARUN) was upgraded by Pacific Crest from a “Sector Perform” rating to an “Outperform” rating.

BB&T (BBT) was upgraded by Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) from an “Equal Weight” rating to an “Overweight” rating.

Mosaic (MOS) (EV) (GILD) (HME) (HSTM) (ILMN) (K) (LGF) (LSTR) Downgraded

The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS), Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE: EV), Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: GILD), Home Properties (NYSE: HME), Healthstream Inc. (NASDAQ: HSTM), Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ: ILMN), Kellogg (NYSE: K), Lions Gate (NYSE: LGF) and Landstar System, Inc. (NASDAQ: LSTR) were downgraded by analysts.

The Mosaic Company (MOS) was downgraded by Canaccord Genuity from a “Buy” rating to a “Hold” rating.

Eaton Vance Corp. (EV) was downgraded by Credit Suisse (NYSE:CS) from a “Neutral” rating to an “Underperform” rating. They have a price target of $21.00 on the company.

Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) was downgraded by Credit Suisse from an “Outperform” rating to a “Neutral” rating.

Home Properties (HME) was downgraded by RBC Capital from an “Outperform” rating to a “Sector Perform” rating. They have a price target of $60.00 on the company, down from $66.00.

Healthstream Inc. (HSTM) was downgraded by First Analysis from an “Overweight” rating to an “Equal Weight” rating.

Illumina, Inc. (ILMN) was downgraded by Macquarie from a “Neutral” rating to an “Underperform” rating.

Kellogg (K) was downgraded by BMO Capital Markets from an “Outperform” rating to a “Market Perform” rating.

Lions Gate (LGF) was downgraded by Miller Tabak to a “Neutral” rating.

Landstar System, Inc. (LSTR) was downgraded by SunTrust (NYSE:STI) from a “Buy” rating to a “Neutral” rating.

Citigroup (C) (NTRS) (PIP) (R) (CCG) (ERIC) Downgraded

Citigroup (NYSE: C), Northern Trust Co. (NASDAQ: NTRS), PharmAthene Inc. (NYSE: PIP), Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE: R), Campus Crest Communities (NYSE: CCG) and Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) were downgraded by analysts.

Citigroup (C) was downgraded by Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) from an “Overweight” rating to an “Equal Weight” rating.

Northern Trust Co. (NTRS) was downgraded by Morgan Stanley to an “Underweight” rating.

PharmAthene Inc. (PIP) was downgraded by WBB Securities from a “Strong Buy” rating to a “Hold” rating. They have a price target of $2.00 on the company.

Ryder System, Inc. (R) was downgraded by SunTrust (NYSE:STI) from a “Buy” rating to a “Neutral” rating.

Campus Crest Communities (CCG) was downgraded by RBC Capital from an “Outperform” rating to a “Sector Perform” rating. They have a price target of $11.00 on the company, down from $13.00.

Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (ERIC) was downgraded by Societe Generale from a “Buy” rating to a “Hold” rating.

RIM (RIMM) (STT) (VRUS) (AEM) (AXP) (BK) Downgraded

RIM (NASDAQ: RIMM), State Street Co. (NYSE: STT), Pharmasset (NASDAQ: VRUS), Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited (NYSE: AEM), American Express (NYSE: AXP) and Bank of New York Mellon (NYSE: BK) were downgraded by analysts.

Research In Motion (RIMM) was downgraded by Sterne Agee from a “Buy” rating to a “Neutral” rating.

State Street Co. (STT) was downgraded by Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) from an “Equal Weight” rating to an “Underweight” rating.

Pharmasset (VRUS) was downgraded by Credit Suisse (NYSE:CS) to a “Neutral” rating.

Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited (AEM) was downgraded by Canaccord Genuity from a “Buy” rating to a “Hold” rating.

American Express (AXP) was downgraded by Morgan Stanley from an “Overweight” rating to an “Equal Weight” rating.

Bank of New York Mellon (BK) was downgraded by Morgan Stanley from an “Equal Weight” rating to an “Underweight” rating.

Netflix (NFLX) (EXPE) (EXR) (GEOY) (HSOL) (IFF) (MET) Price Targets Changed

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX), Expedia, Inc. (NASDAQ: EXPE), Extra Space Storage (NYSE: EXR), GeoEye (NASDAQ: GEOY), Hanwha Solar (NASDAQ: HSOL), International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE: IFF) and MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET) had price targets on them adjusted by analysts.

Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) had its price target lowered by Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) to $75.00.

Expedia, Inc. (EXPE) had its price target lowered by Evercore Partners to $33.00.

Extra Space Storage (EXR) had its price target raised by RBC Capital from $24.00 to $26.00. They have an “Outperform” rating on the company.

GeoEye (GEOY) had its price target lowered by JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) to $31.50.

Hanwha Solar (HSOL) had its price target lowered by Collins Stewart from $2.50 to $2.00. They have a “Neutral” rating on the company.

International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (IFF) had its price target lowered by Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) to $65.00.

MetLife, Inc. (MET) had its price target lowered by Citigroup (NYSE:C) to $39.00.

Amazon (AMZN) (PSA) (UMPQ) (UNM) (DGI) (PPO) (DY) Price Targets Changed

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN), Public Storage (NYSE: PSA), Umpqua Holdings Co. (NASDAQ: UMPQ), Unum Group (NYSE: UNM), DigitalGlobe Inc. (NYSE: DGI), Polypore (NYSE: PPO) and Dycom Industries, Inc. (NYSE: DY) had price targets on them adjusted by analysts.

Public Storage (PSA) had its price target raised by RBC Capital from $124.00 to $126.00. They have a “Sector Perform” rating on the company.

Umpqua Holdings Co. (UMPQ) had its price target raised by Stifel Nicolaus from $12.00 to $13.00. They have a “Buy” rating on the company.

Unum Group (UNM) had its price target lowered by Citigroup (NYSE:C) to $25.00.

Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) had its price target lowered by Benchmark Co. to $225.00.

DigitalGlobe Inc. (DGI) had its price target lowered by JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) to $26.00.

Polypore (PPO) had its price target raised by Needham & Company from $75.00 to $79.00. They have a “Strong Buy” rating on the company.

Dycom Industries, Inc. (DY) had its price target raised by FBR Capital from $24.00 to $29.00. They have an “Outperform” rating on the company.

Allegheny (ATI) (DVA) (ENDP) (FXEN) (GEF) (GLW) Ratings, Price Targets

Allegheny Technologies Incorporated (ATI), DaVita Inc. (DVA), Endo Pharmaceuticals (ENDP), FX Energy, Inc. (FXEN), Greif (GEF) and Corning Inc. (GLW) ratings and price targets.

Buckingham Research initiated coverage on Allegheny Technologies Incorporated (ATI). They placed a “Buy” rating and a price target of $61.00 on the company.

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) placed a price target of $92.00 on DaVita Inc. (DVA). They have a “Buy” rating on the company.

Citigroup (NYSE:C) placed a price target of $48.00 on Endo Pharmaceuticals (ENDP). They have a “Buy” rating on the company.

MLV & Co reiterated its “Buy” rating on FX Energy, Inc. (FXEN). They have a price target of $11.00 on the company.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) lowered its price target on Greif (GEF) to $54.00.

Davenport upgraded Corning Inc. (GLW) to a “Buy” rating.

Sirius (SIRI) (SPRD) (AMLN) (AMZN) (AAV) (ACHN) (PCRX) Ratings, Price Targets

Sirius XM Radio Inc. (SIRI), Spreadtrum (SPRD), Amylin Pharma (AMLN), Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN), Advantage Oil & Gas Ltd. (AAV), Achillion Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ACHN) and Pacira Pharmaceuticals Inc. (PCRX) ratings and price targets.

Barrington Research reiterated its “Outperform” rating on Sirius XM Radio Inc. (SIRI). They have a price target of $2.40 on the company.

RBS downgraded Spreadtrum (SPRD) to a “Hold” rating.

National Bank initiated coverage on Advantage Oil & Gas Ltd. (AAV). They placed an “Outperform” rating on the company.

Citigroup (NYSE:C) placed a price target of $12.00 Amylin Pharma (AMLN). They have a “Neutral” rating on the company.

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) placed a price target of $260.00 Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN). They have an “Overweight” rating on the company.

Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE:WFC) initiated coverage on Achillion Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ACHN). They placed an “Outperform” rating on the company.

Piper Jaffray (NYSE:PJC) lowered its price target on Pacira Pharmaceuticals Inc. (PCRX) to $11.00.

Newfield (NFX) (EOG) (EXXI) (FST) (KWK) (MMR) EPS Estimates Changed

Newfield Exploration Co. (NYSE: NFX), EOG Resources (NYSE: EOG), Energy XXI (NASDAQ: EXXI), Forest Oil Co. (NYSE: FST), Quicksilver Resources Inc. (NYSE: KWK) and McMoRan Exploration (NYSE: MMR) had EPS estimates on them adjusted by analysts.

Newfield Exploration Co. (NFX) had its EPS estimates cut by Jefferies (NYSE:JEF). They have a “Hold” rating and a price target of $43.00 on the company.

EOG Resources (EOG) had its EPS estimates cut by Jefferies. They have a “Buy” rating and a price target of $120.00 on the company.

Energy XXI (EXXI) had its EPS estimates cut Jefferies. They have a “Hold” rating and a price target of $32.00 on the company.

Forest Oil Co. (FST) had its EPS estimates cut by Jefferies. They have a “Buy” rating and a price target of $17.00 on the company.

Quicksilver Resources Inc. (KWK) had its EPS estimates cut by Jefferies. They have a “Hold” rating and a price target of $7.00 on the company.

McMoRan Exploration (MMR) had its EPS estimates cut by Jefferies. They have a “Hold” rating and a price target of $16.00 on the company.

Devon (DVN) (RRC) (SFY) (SM) (COG) (DE) EPS Estimates Changed

Devon Energy Co. (NYSE: DVN), Range Resources (NYSE: RRC), Swift Energy (NYSE: SFY), SM Energy (NYSE: SM), Cabot Oil & Gas (NYSE: COG) and Deere & Company (NYSE: DE) had EPS estimates on them adjusted by analysts.

Devon Energy Co. (DVN) had its EPS estimates cut by Jefferies (NYSE:JEF). They have a “Buy” rating and a price target of $94.00 on the company.

Range Resources (RRC) had its EPS estimates cut by Jefferies. They have a “Hold” rating and a price target of $72.00 on the company.

Swift Energy (SFY) had its EPS estimates cut by Jefferies. They have a “Buy” rating and a price target of $35.00 on the company.

SM Energy (SM) had its EPS estimates cut by Jefferies. They have a “Buy” rating and a price target of $108.00 on the company.

Cabot Oil & Gas (COG) had its EPS estimates cut by Jefferies. They have a “Buy” rating and a price target of $93.00 on the company.

Deere & Company (DE) had its EPS estimates raised by Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS). They have an “Underweight” rating and a price target of $74.00 on the company.

Whiting (WLL) (UPL) (WTI) (ADY) (APC) (CHK) EPS Estimates Changed

Whiting Petroleum Co. (NYSE: WLL), Ultra Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: UPL), W&T Offshore, Inc. (NYSE: WTI), Feihe International Inc. (NYSE: ADY), Anadarko Petroleum (NYSE: APC) and Chesapeake Energy (NYSE: CHK) had EPS estimates on them adjusted by analysts.

Whiting Petroleum Co. (WLL) had its EPS estimates were cut by Jefferies. They have a “Buy” rating and a price target of $69.00 on the company.

Ultra Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: UPL) had its EPS estimates cut by Jefferies. They have a “Buy” rating and a price target of $47.00 on the company.

W&T Offshore, Inc. (NYSE: WTI) had its EPS estimates cut by Jefferies (NYSE:JEF). They have a “Hold” rating and a price target of $22.00 on the company.

Feihe International Inc. (NYSE: ADY) had its EPS estimates cut by Oppenheimer. They have a “Market Perform” rating on the company.

Anadarko Petroleum (APC) had its EPS estimates cut by Jefferies. They have a “Buy” rating and a price target of $100.00 on the company.

Chesapeake Energy (NYSE: CHK) had its EPS estimates cut by Jefferies. They have a “Buy” rating and a price target of $35.00 on the company.

Perrigo (PRGO) (AVGO) (DGI) (GLW) (NTSP) (QCOM) (SNCR) (STJ) Ratings Reiterated

Perrigo (NASDAQ: PRGO), Avago Technologies (NASDAQ: AVGO), DigitalGlobe Inc. (NYSE: DGI), Corning Inc. (NYSE: GLW), NetSpend (NASDAQ: NTSP), QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM), Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNCR) and St. Jude Medical, Inc. (NYSE: STJ) had ratings on them reiterated by analysts.

Collins Stewart reiterated its "Buy" rating on Perrigo (PRGO).

Nomura reiterated its "Neutral" rating on Avago Technologies (AVGO).

Morgan Keegan reiterated its "Outperform" rating on DigitalGlobe Inc. (DGI). They have a price target of $25.00 on the company.

Barclays Capital (NYSE:BCS) reiterated its "Overweight" rating on Corning Inc. (GLW).

Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) reiterated its "Neutral" rating on NetSpend (NTSP). They have a price target of $5.00 on the company.

QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM) was given a reiterated “Outperform” rating by Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE:WFC)

Wedbush reiterated its "Outperform" rating on Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. (SNCR). They have a price target of $39.00 on the company.

Barclays Capital reiterated its "Overweight" rating on St. Jude Medical, Inc. (STJ).

Anadarko (APC) (TIF) (UNH) (VRTX) (AVAV) (AVGO) Ratings Reiterated

Anadarko Petroleum (NYSE: APC), Tiffany & Co. (NYSE: TIF), UnitedHealth Group Inc. (NYSE: UNH), Vertex Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: VRTX), AeroVironment (NASDAQ: AVAV) and Avago Technologies (NASDAQ: AVGO) had ratings on them reiterated by analysts.

Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) reiterated its "Buy" rating on Anadarko Petroleum (APC). They have a price target of $125.00 on the company.

Sterne Agee reiterated its "Buy" rating on Tiffany & Co. (TIF). They have a price target of $90.00 on the company.

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) reiterated its "Buy" rating on UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH). They have a price target of $57.00 on the company.

Citigroup (NYSE:C) reiterated its "Buy" rating on Vertex Pharmaceuticals (VRTX). They have a price target of $59.00 on the company.

Benchmark Co. reiterated its "Buy" rating on AeroVironment (AVAV). They have a price target of $38.00 on the company.

Barclays Capital reiterated its "Overweight" rating on Avago Technologies (AVGO). They have a price target of $41.00 on the company, down from $44.00.

MoneyGram (MGI) (NJR) (NTSP) (PETM) (PVR) (GDOT) Get New Coverage

MoneyGram International, Inc. (NYSE: MGI), New Jersey Resources Co. (NYSE: NJR), NetSpend (NASDAQ: NTSP), Petsmart Inc. (NASDAQ: PETM), Penn Virginia (NYSE: PVR) and Green Dot Co. (NASDAQ: GDOT) getting new coverage from analysts.

Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE:WFC) initiated coverage on MoneyGram International, Inc. (MGI). They placed an “Outperform” rating on the company.

Brean Murray initiated coverage on New Jersey Resources Co. (NJR). They placed a “Hold” rating on the company.

Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc. initiated coverage on NetSpend (NTSP). They placed an “Outperform” rating on the company.

Needham & Company initiated coverage on Petsmart Inc. (PETM). They placed a “Buy” rating and a price target of $57.00 on the company.

Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) initiated coverage on Penn Virginia (PVR). They placed a “Buy” rating and a price target of $31.00 on the company.

Keefe, Bruyette & Woods initiated coverage on Green Dot Co. (GDOT). They placed an “Outperform” rating and a price target of $36.00 on the company.

NetSpend (NTSP) (AEGN) (AVL) (GDOT) (GRPN) (MGI) (NJR) Get New Coverage

NetSpend (NASDAQ: NTSP), Aegion (NASDAQ: AEGN), Avalon Rare Metals (NYSE: AVL), Green Dot Co. (NASDAQ: GDOT), Groupon (NASDAQ: GRPN), MoneyGram International, Inc. (NYSE: MGI) and New Jersey Resources Co. (NYSE: NJR) getting new coverage from analysts.

Keefe, Bruyette & Woods initiated coverage on NetSpend (NTSP). They placed an “Outperform” rating and a price target of $8.00 on the company.

Ladenburg Thalmann initiated coverage on Aegion (AEGN). They placed a “Neutral” rating and a price target of $30.00 on the company.

Citigroup (NYSE:C) initiated coverage on Avalon Rare Metals (AVL). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc. initiated coverage on Green Dot Co. (GDOT). They placed an “Outperform” rating on the company.

Benchmark Co. initiated coverage on Groupon (GRPN). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) initiated coverage on MoneyGram International, Inc. (MGI). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Brean Murray Carret & Co. initiated coverage on New Jersey Resources Co. (NJR). They placed a “Hold” rating on the company.

Google (GOOG) (JASO) (IFF) (JDSU) (GDOT) Ratings Reiterated

Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG), JA Solar (NASDAQ: JASO), International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE: IFF), JDS Uniphase Co. (NASDAQ: JDSU) and Green Dot Co. (NASDAQ: GDOT) had ratings on them reiterated by analysts.

Benchmark Co. reiterated its "Buy" rating on Google Inc. (GOOG). They have a price target of $700.00 on the company.

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) reiterated its "Overweight" rating on International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (IFF).

Collins Stewart reiterated its "Neutral" rating on JA Solar (JASO). They have a price target of $2.00 on the company.

Piper Jaffray (NYSE:PJC) reiterated its "Overweight" rating on JDS Uniphase Co. (JDSU). They have a price target of $14.00 on the company.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) reiterated its "Overweight" rating on Green Dot Co. (GDOT). They have a price target of $49.00 on the company.

eBay (EBAY) (JPM) (LBTYA) (MOD) (EL) (FNSR) Ratings Reiterated

eBay, Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM), Liberty Global Inc (NASDAQ: LBTYA), Modine Manufacturing Co. (NYSE: MOD), Estee Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE: EL) and Finisar (NASDAQ: FNSR) had ratings on them reiterated by analysts.

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) reiterated its "Buy" rating on eBay, Inc. (EBAY). They have a price target of $21.00 on the company.

Stifel Nicolaus reiterated its "Buy" rating on JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM). They have a price target of $40.00 on the company.

Nomura reiterated its "Buy" rating on Liberty Global Inc. (LBTYA).

Barrington Research reiterated its "Outperform" rating on Modine Manufacturing Co. (MOD). They have a price target of $20.00 on the company.

Stifel Nicolaus reiterated its "Buy" rating on Estee Lauder Companies Inc. (EL). They have a price target of $130.00 on the company.

Piper Jaffray (NYSE:PJC) reiterated its "Overweight" rating on Finisar (FNSR). They have a price target of $22.00 on the company.

NVIDIA (NVDA) (MSG) (POWI) (DG) (DSGX) (DSX) Ratings Reiterated

NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA), Madison Square Garden, Inc. (NYSE: MSG), Power Integrations (NASDAQ: POWI), Dollar General (NYSE: DG), Descartes Systems Group Inc. (NASDAQ: DSGX) and Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX) had ratings on them reiterated by analysts.

FBR Capital reiterated its "Market Perform" rating on NVIDIA (NVDA). They have a price target of $20.00 on the company.

Gabelli reiterated its "Buy" rating on Madison Square Garden, Inc. (MSG). They have a price target of $61.00 on the company.

Stifel Nicolaus reiterated its "Buy" rating on Power Integrations (POWI). They have a price target of $40.00 on the company.

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) reiterated its "Equal Weight" rating on Dollar General (DG).

Stifel Nicolaus reiterated its "Buy" rating on Descartes Systems Group Inc. (DSGX). They have a price target of $9.00 on the company.

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) reiterated its "Buy" rating on Diana Shipping Inc. (DSX). They have a price target of $13.00 on the company.

QUALCOMM (QCOM) (PVH) (CADX) (CNH) (CSIQ) (PPO) Ratings Reiterated

QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM), Phillips-Van Heusen (NYSE: PVH), Cadence Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: CADX), CNH Global (NYSE: CNH), Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: CSIQ) and Polypore (NYSE: PPO) had ratings on them reiterated by analysts.

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) reiterated its "Equal Weight" rating on Phillips-Van Heusen (PVH).

Canaccord Genuity reiterated its "Buy" rating on QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM). They have a price target of $74.00 on the company.

Canaccord Genuity reiterated its "Buy" rating on Cadence Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (CADX).

Piper Jaffray (NYSE:PJC) reiterated its "Overweight" rating on CNH Global (CNH). They have a price target of $51.00 on the company.

Collins Stewart reiterated its "Neutral" rating on Canadian Solar Inc. (CSIQ).

Needham & Company reiterated its "Buy" rating on Polypore (PPO).

Spreadtrum (SPRD) (TIF) (TWX) (AMZN) (AVEO) (BX) Ratings Reiterated

Spreadtrum (NASDAQ: SPRD), Tiffany & Co. (NYSE: TIF), Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX), Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN), Aveo Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: AVEO) and The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE: BX) had ratings on them reiterated by analysts.

Canaccord Genuity reiterated its "Buy" rating on Spreadtrum (SPRD). They have a price target of $33.00 on the company.

Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) reiterated its "Neutral" rating on Tiffany & Co. (TIF). They have a price target of $72.00 on the company.

Wunderlich reiterated its "Buy" rating on Time Warner Inc. (TWX). They have a price target of $42.00 on the company.

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) reiterated its "Buy" rating on Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN). They have a price target of $240.00 on the company.

Canaccord Genuity reiterated its "Buy" rating on Aveo Pharmaceuticals (AVEO). They have a price target of $28.00 on the company.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) reiterated its "Buy" rating on The Blackstone Group L.P. (BX). They have a price target of $17.00 on the company.

Yingli (YGE) (AAPL) (VLTR) (WFC) (ADP) (AMR) Ratings Reiterated

Yingli Green Energy Hold. Co. Ltd. (NYSE: YGE), Apple, Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), Volterra Semi (NASDAQ: VLTR), Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE: WFC), Automatic Data Processing Incorporated (NYSE: ADP) and AMR Co. (NYSE: AMR) had ratings on them reiterated by analysts.

Auriga reiterated its "Sell" rating on Yingli Green Energy Hold. Co. Ltd. (YGE). They have a price target of $2.00 on the company.

Wedbush reiterated its "Outperform" rating on Apple, Inc. (AAPL). They have a price target of $535.00 on the company.

Needham & Company reiterated its "Buy" rating on Volterra Semi (VLTR).

Stifel Nicolaus reiterated its "Buy" rating on Wells Fargo & Co. (WFC). They have a price target of $40.00 on the company.

Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) reiterated its "Neutral" rating on Automatic Data Processing Incorporated (ADP). They have a price target of $50.00 on the company.

Rodman & Renshaw reiterated its "Outperform" rating on AMR Co. (AMR). They have a price target of $5.00 on the company.

Monday, November 28, 2011

Hanwha (HSOL) (GOOG) (HME) (HSTM) (IFF) (GDOT) (GILD) (GNW) Ratings, Price Targets

Hanwha Solar (HSOL), Google Inc. (GOOG), Home Properties (HME), Healthstream Inc. (HSTM), International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (IFF), Green Dot Co. (GDOT), Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) and Genworth Financial, Inc. (GNW) ratings and price targets.

Collins Stewart lowered its price target on Hanwha Solar (HSOL) from $2.50 to $2.00. They have a “Neutral” rating on the company.

Benchmark Co. reiterated its “Buy” rating on Google Inc. (GOOG). They have a price target of $700.00 on the company.

RBC Capital downgraded Home Properties (HME) from an “Outperform” rating to a “Sector Perform” rating. They have a price target of $60.00 on the company, down from of $66.00.

First Analysis downgraded Healthstream Inc. (HSTM) from an
“Overweight” rating to an “Equal Weight” rating.

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) lowered its price target on International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (IFF) to $65.00.

Keefe, Bruyette & Woods initiated coverage on Green Dot Co. (GDOT). They placed an “Outperform” rating and a price target of $36.00 on the company.

Credit Suisse (NYSE:CS) downgraded Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) from an “Outperform” rating to a “Neutral” rating.

Citigroup (NYSE:C) upgraded Genworth Financial, Inc. (GNW) from a “Neutral” rating to a “Buy” rating. They have a price target of $8.00 on the company.

Illumina (ILMN) (K) (LSTR) (GRPN) (MGI) (IFF) Ratings, Price Targets

Illumina, Inc. (ILMN), Kellogg (K), Landstar System, Inc. (LSTR), Groupon (GRPN), MoneyGram International, Inc. (MGI) and International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (IFF) ratings and price targets.

Macquarie downgraded Illumina, Inc. (ILMN) from a “Neutral” rating to an “Underperform” rating.

BMO Capital Markets downgraded Kellogg (K) from an “Outperform” rating to a “Market Perform” rating.

SunTrust (NYSE:STI) downgraded Landstar System, Inc. (LSTR) from a “Buy” rating to a “Neutral” rating.

Benchmark Co. initiated coverage on Groupon (GRPN). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) reiterated its “Overweight” rating on International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (IFF).

Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) initiated coverage on MoneyGram International, Inc. (MGI). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

MetLife (MET) (GOOG) (MGI) (GDOT) (NFLX) (GILD) Ratings, Price Targets

MetLife, Inc. (MET) Google Inc. (GOOG), MoneyGram International, Inc. (MGI), Green Dot Co. (GDOT), Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) and Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) ratings and price targets.

Citigroup (NYSE:C) lowered its price target on MetLife, Inc. (MET) to $39.00.

Citigroup upgraded Google Inc. (GOOG) from a “Neutral” rating to a “Buy” rating. They have a price target of $680.00 on the company.

Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE:WFC) initiated coverage on MoneyGram International, Inc. (MGI). They placed an “Outperform” rating on the company.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) reiterated its “Overweight” rating on Green Dot Co. (GDOT). They have a price target of $49.00 on the company.

Susquehanna upgraded Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) to a “Neutral” rating. They have a price target of $60.00 on the company.

Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) upgraded Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) to a “Conviction Buy” rating.

Netflix (NFLX) (MOS) (FLR) (FOSL) (GDOT) (GEOY) Ratings, Price Targets

Netflix, Inc. (NFLX), The Mosaic Company (MOS), Fluor Co. (FLR), Fossil (FOSL), Green Dot Co. (GDOT) and GeoEye (GEOY) ratings and price targets.

Canaccord Genuity downgraded The Mosaic Company (MOS) from a “Buy” rating to a “Hold” rating.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) lowered its price target on Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) to $75.00.

Robert W. Baird upgraded Fluor Co. (FLR) from a “Neutral” rating to an “Outperform” rating. They have a price target of $70.00 on the company.

Benchmark Co. upgraded Fossil (FOSL) from a “Hold” rating to a “Buy” rating. They have a price target of $115.00 on the company.

Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc initiated coverage on Green Dot Co. (GDOT). They placed an “Outperform” rating on the company.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) lowered its price target on GeoEye (GEOY) to $31.50.

Expedia (EXPE) (NJR) (NTRS) (NTSP) (EXR) (FL) Ratings, Price Targets

Expedia, Inc. (EXPE), New Jersey Resources Co. (NJR), Northern Trust Co. (NTRS), NetSpend (NTSP), Extra Space Storage (EXR) and Foot Locker (FL) ratings and price targets.

Brean Murray initiated coverage on New Jersey Resources Co. (NJR). They placed a “Hold” rating on the company.

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) downgraded Northern Trust Co. (NTRS) to an “Underweight” rating.

Keefe, Bruyette & Woods initiated coverage on NetSpend (NTSP). They placed an “Outperform” rating and a price target of $8.00 on the company.

Evercore Partners lowered its price target on Expedia, Inc. (EXPE) to $33.00.

RBC Capital raised its price target on Extra Space Storage (EXR) from $24.00 to $26.00. They have an “Outperform” rating on the company.

UBS AG (NYSE:UBS) upgraded Foot Locker (FL) from a “Neutral” rating to a “Buy” rating.

NetSpend (NTSP) (PETM) (PIP) (ERTS) (EV) (PPO) Ratings, Price Targets

NetSpend (NTSP), Petsmart Inc. (PETM), PharmAthene Inc. (PIP), Electronic Arts Inc. (ERTS), Eaton Vance Corp. (EV) and Polypore (PPO) ratings and price targets.

Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc. initiated coverage on NetSpend (NTSP). They placed an “Outperform” rating on the company.

Needham & Company initiated coverage on Petsmart Inc. (PETM). They placed a “Buy” rating and a price target of $57.00 on the company.

WBB Securities downgraded PharmAthene Inc. (PIP) from a “Strong Buy” rating to a “Hold” rating. They have a price target of $2.00 on the company.

Needham & Company reiterated its “Buy” rating on Polypore (PPO).

Citigroup (NYSE:C) upgraded Electronic Arts Inc. (ERTS) from a “Neutral” rating to a “Buy” rating.

Credit Suisse (NYSE:CS0 downgraded Eaton Vance Corp. (EV) from a “Neutral” rating to an “Underperform” rating. They have a price target of $21.00 on the company.

Potash (POT) (PPO) (DSX) (DY) (EBAY) (ERIC) Ratings, Price Targets

Potash Corp. (POT), Polypore (PPO), Diana Shipping Inc. (DSX), Dycom Industries, Inc. (DY), eBay, Inc. (EBAY) and Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (ERIC) ratings and price targets.

Scotia Capital upgraded Potash Corp. (POT) from a “Sector Perform” rating to an “Outperform” rating.

Needham & Company raised its price target on Polypore (PPO) from $75.00 to $79.00. They have a “Strong Buy” rating on the company.

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) reiterated its “Buy” rating on Diana Shipping Inc. (DSX). They have a price target of $13.00 on the company.

FBR Capital raised its price target on Dycom Industries, Inc. (DY) from $24.00 to $29.00. They have an “Outperform” rating on the company.

Deutsche Bank reiterated its “Buy” rating on eBay, Inc. (EBAY). They have a price target of $21.00 on the company.

Societe Generale downgraded Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (ERIC) from a “Buy” rating to a “Hold” rating.

Coinstar (CSTR) (PSA) (PVH) (PVR) (DG) (DGI) Ratings, Price Targets

Coinstar (CSTR), Public Storage (PSA), Phillips-Van Heusen (PVH), Penn Virginia (PVR), Dollar General (DG) and DigitalGlobe Inc. (DGI) ratings and price targets.

RBC Capital raised its price target on Public Storage (PSA) from $124.00 to $126.00. They have a “Sector Perform” rating on the company.

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) reiterated its “Equal Weight” on Phillips-Van Heusen (PVH).

Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) initiated coverage on Penn Virginia (PVR). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) upgraded Coinstar (CSTR) from a “Neutral” rating to an “Overweight” rating. They have a price target of $50.00 on the company.

Morgan Stanley reiterated its “Equal Weight” rating on Dollar General (DG).

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) lowered its price target on
DigitalGlobe Inc. (DGI) to $26.00.

Ryder (R) (RIMM) (CSIQ) (SAN) (CNH) (CRM) Ratings, Price Targets

Ryder System, Inc. (R), Research In Motion (RIMM), Canadian Solar Inc. (CSIQ), Banco Santander-Chile (SAN), CNH Global (CNH) and Salesforce.com (CRM) ratings and price targets.

SunTrust (NYSE:STI) downgraded Ryder System, Inc. (R) from a “Buy” rating to a “Neutral” rating.

Sterne Agee downgraded Research In Motion (RIMM) from a “Buy” rating to a “Neutral” rating.

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) upgraded Banco Santander-Chile (SAN) from a “Hold” rating to a “Buy” rating. They have a price target of $85.00 on the company.

Piper Jaffray (NYSE:PJC) reiterated its “Overweight” rating on CNH Global (CNH). They have a price target of $51.00 on the company.

Needham & Company upgraded Salesforce.com (CRM) from a “Hold” rating to a “Buy” rating. They have a price target of $125.00 on the company.

Collins Stewart reiterated its “Neutral” rating on Canadian Solar Inc. (CSIQ).

Citigroup (C) (STT) (TROW) (BRE) (TIF) (CCG) Ratings, Price Targets

Citigroup (C), State Street Co. (STT), T. Rowe Price (TROW), Bre Properties Inc. (BRE), Tiffany & Co. (TIF) and Campus Crest Communities (CCG) ratings and price targets.

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) downgraded State Street Co. (STT) from an “Equal Weight” rating to an “Underweight” rating.

Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) reiterated its “Neutral” rating on Tiffany & Co. (TIF). They have a price target of $72.00 on the company.

Ticonderoga upgraded T. Rowe Price (TROW) from a “Neutral” rating to a “Buy” rating. They have a price target of $57.00 on the company.

RBC Capital upgraded Bre Properties Inc. (BRE) from a “Sector Perform” rating to an “Outperform” rating. They have a price target of $55.00 on the company, up from $52.00.

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) downgraded Citigroup (C) from an “Overweight” rating to an “Equalweight” rating.

RBC Capital downgraded Campus Crest Communities (CCG) from an “Outperform” rating to a “Sector Perform” rating. They have a price target of $11.00 on the company, down from $13.00.

BB&T (BBT) (TWX) (UMPQ) (UNM) (WYNN) (BK) Ratings, Price Targets

BB&T (BBT), Time Warner Inc. (TWX), Umpqua Holdings Co. (UMPQ), Unum Group (UNM), Wynn Resorts, Limited (WYNN) and Bank of New York Mellon (BK) ratings and price targets.

Wunderlich reiterated its “Buy” rating on Time Warner Inc. (TWX). They have a price target of $42.00 on the company.

Stifel Nicolaus raised its price target on Umpqua Holdings Co. (UMPQ) from $12.00 to $13.00. They have a “Buy” rating on the company.

Citigroup (NYSE:C) lowered its price target on Unum Group (UNM) to $25.00.

Needham & Company upgraded Wynn Resorts, Limited (WYNN) from a “Hold” rating to a “Buy” rating. They have a price target of $145.00 on the company.

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) upgraded BB&T (BBT) from an “Equal Weight” rating to an “Overweight” rating.

Morgan Stanley downgraded Bank of New York Mellon (BK) to an “Underweight” rating.

Verizon (VZ) (USB) (AVL) (WYNN) (AXP) (VLTR) Ratings, Price Targets

Verizon (VZ), US Bancorp (USB), Avalon Rare Metals (AVL), Wynn Resorts, Limited (WYNN), American Express (AXP) and Volterra Semi (VLTR) ratings and price targets.

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) upgraded US Bancorp (USB) from an “Equal Weight” rating to an “Overweight” rating.

UBS AG (NYSE:UBS) upgraded Verizon (VZ) from a “Neutral” rating to a “Buy” rating.

KeyBanc upgraded Wynn Resorts, Limited (WYNN) from a “Hold” rating to a “Buy” rating.

Citigroup (NYSE:C) initiated coverage on Avalon Rare Metals (AVL). They placed a “Buy” rating on the company.

Morgan Stanley downgraded American Express (AXP) from an “Overweight” rating to an “Equalweight” rating.

Needham & Company reiterated its “Buy” rating on Volterra Semi (VLTR).

Wynn (WYNN) (AEGN) (AEM) (AMZN) (ARNA) (ARUN) Ratings, Price Targets

Wynn Resorts, Limited (WYNN), Aegion (AEGN), Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited (AEM), Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN), Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARNA) and Aruba Networks, Inc. (ARUN) ratings and price targets.

Citigroup (NYSE:C) upgraded Wynn Resorts, Limited (WYNN) to a “Buy” rating.

Ladenburg Thalmann initiated coverage on Aegion (AEGN). They placed a “Neutral” rating and a price target of $30.00 on the company.

Canaccord Genuity downgraded Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited (AEM) from a “Buy” rating to a “Hold” rating.

Benchmark Co. lowered its price target on Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) to $225.00.

Piper Jaffray (NYSE:PJC) upgraded Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARNA)

from a “Neutral” rating to an “Overweight” rating. They have a $3.00 price target on the company.

Pacific Crest upgraded Aruba Networks, Inc. (ARUN) from a “Sector Perform” rating to an “Outperform” rating.

Nokia (NOK) (BSYBY) (CPRT) (DE) (DSX) (SFL) (T) (YGE) Ratings Reiterated

Nokia Co. (NYSE: NOK), British Sky Broadcasting Group plc (OTC: BSYBY), Copart (NASDAQ: CPRT), Deere & Company (NYSE: DE), Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE: SFL), AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) and Yingli Green Energy Hold. Co. Ltd. (NYSE: YGE) had ratings on them reiterated by analysts.

Nomura reiterated its "Neutral" rating on Nokia Co. (NOK).

Nomura reiterated its "Buy" rating on British Sky Broadcasting Group plc (BSYBY).

Barrington Research reiterated its "Outperform" rating on Copart (CPRT). They have a price target of $50.00 on the company.

Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) reiterated its "Hold" rating on Deere & Company (DE).

Jefferies reiterated its "Buy" rating on Diana Shipping Inc. (DSX).

Jefferies reiterated its "Hold" rating on Ship Finance International Limited (SFL).

Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) reiterated its "Neutral" rating on AT&T Inc. (T).

Jefferies reiterated its "Buy" rating on Yingli Green Energy Hold. Co. Ltd. (YGE). They have a price target of $5.50 on the company.

JA Solar (JASO) (AAUKY) (AAV) (AEG) (CRIC) (VIP) Downgraded

JA Solar (NASDAQ: JASO), Anglo American plc (OTC: AAUKY), Advantage Oil & Gas Ltd. (NYSE: AAV), Aegon (NYSE: AEG), China Real Estate Information Co. (NASDAQ: CRIC) and Vimpelcom Ltd (NYSE: VIP) were downgraded by analysts.

JA Solar (JASO) was downgraded by TheStreet to a “Sell” rating.

Anglo American plc (AAUKY) was downgraded by Societe Generale from a “Buy” rating to a “Hold” rating.

Advantage Oil & Gas Ltd. (AAV) was downgraded by RBC Capital from an “Outperform” rating to a “Sector Perform” rating.

Aegon (AEG) was downgraded by Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) from a “Buy” rating to a “Neutral” rating.

China Real Estate Information Co. (CRIC) was downgraded by William Blair from an “Outperform” rating to a “Market Perform” rating.

Vimpelcom Ltd (VIP) was downgraded by UBS AG (NYSE:UBS) from a “Buy” rating to a “Neutral” rating.

Valspar (VAL) (CCIH) (DE) (DSX) (OVTI) (PNM) (POZN) (SFL) Price Targets Changed

The Valspar Co. (NYSE: VAL), Chinacache International Holdings Limited (NASDAQ: CCIH), Deere & Company (NYSE: DE), Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), OmniVision Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: OVTI), PNM Resources, Inc. (NYSE: PNM), POZEN Inc. (NASDAQ: POZN) and Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE: SFL) had price targets on them adjusted by analysts.

The Valspar Co. (VAL) had its price target raised by Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) to $37.00. They have a “Neutral” rating on the company.

Chinacache International Holdings Limited (CCIH) had its price target lowered by Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) to $11.30.

Deere & Company (DE) had its price target raised by Citigroup (NYSE:C) to $88.00.

Diana Shipping Inc. (DSX) had its price target lowered by Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) to $11.00.

OmniVision Technologies, Inc. (OVTI) had its price target lowered Wedbush to $12.00.

PNM Resources, Inc. (PNM) had its price target raised by Williams Capital from $15.00 to $19.00.

POZEN Inc. (POZN) had its price target lowered by Brean Murray from $9.00 to $7.00. They have a “Buy” rating on the company.

Ship Finance International Limited (SFL) had its price target lowered Jefferies to $11.00.

Velocityshares (DSLV) (LHB) (ZSL) (TMV) (SRTY) (JGBD) Biggest ETF Winners Friday

Velocityshares 3X (DSLV), Direxion Latin America (LHB), Ultrashort Silver (ZSL), Direxion 30-Yr Treasury (TMV), Ultrapro Short Russel 2000 (SRTY) and Powershares Db 3X (JGBD)were the largest ETF winners Friday, November 25.

Velocityshares 3X (DSLV) ended the session up 7.10 percent, closing at $47.24. They traded in a range of $44.28 to $47.35. A total of 31,141 shares changed hands.

Direxion Latin America (LHB) ended the session up 4.93 percent, closing at $22.56. They traded in a range of $21.38 to $22.56. A total of 55,024 shares changed hands.

Ultrashort Silver (ZSL) ended the session up 4.72 percent, closing at $13.76. They traded in a range of $13.11 to $13.78. A total of 4,836,892 shares changed hands.

Direxion 30-Yr Treasury (TMV) ended the session up 4.14 percent, closing at $71.45. They traded in a range of $69.78 to $71.60. A total of 323,949 shares changed hands.

Ultrapro Short Russel 2000 (SRTY) ended the session up 3.91 percent, closing at $19.66. They traded in a range of $18.47 to $19.66. A total of 1,261,626 shares changed hands.

Powershares Db 3X (JGBD) ended the session up 3.89 percent, closing at $20.82. They traded in a range of $20.45 to $20.87. A total of 30,045 shares changed hands.