NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- CHANGE IN RATINGS
Access Midstream (ACMP) upgraded at UBS to Buy from Neutral, UBS said. $39 price target. Reassessing risk/reward.
CR Bard (BCR) rated new Outperform at JMP. $118 price target. Upcoming Gore settlement should be a near-term catalyst.
The Chubb Corporation (CB) downgraded at Morgan Stanley to Equal-weight from Overweight, Morgan Stanley said. Low yields constrain investment income growth.Dunkin Brands (DNKN - Get Report) upgraded at Miller Tabak from Hold to Buy, Miller Tabak said. $38 price target. Company should see higher sales in the coming quarters. Energen (EGN) rated new Buy at Wunderlich. $56 price target. Permian basin should drive near-term growth. Goodyear Tire & Rubber (GT) upgraded to Buy at TheStreet Ratings. Hartford Financial (HIG) rated new Buy at MKM. $28 price target. Company is on the path toward higher returns. H&R Block (HRB - Get Report) downgraded at Compass Point from Buy to Neutral, Compass Point said. Valuation call, based on a $19.50 price target. Jacobs Engineering (JEC) upgraded to buy at TheStreet Ratings. Jarden (JAH) rated new Overweight at JP Morgan. $62 price target. Company can expand margins and generate double-digit earnings growth. Medivation (MDVN) rated new Neutral at UBS. $59 price target. Xtandi should drive conversion to profitability, but peak expectations high. ONYX Pharmaceutical (ONXX) rated new Buy at UBS. $97 price target. Well positioned in oncology. PDC Energy (PDCE) downgraded at Canaccord Genuity to Hold from Buy, Canaccord Genuity said. $34 price target. Utica prospect severely overbought. Quanta Services (PWR) rated new Buy at UBS. $32 price target. A healthy pipeline of opportunities. Target (TGT - Get Report) rated new Hold at Stifel. New initiatives may take time to grab hold. Western Digital (WDC) upgraded at Craig Hallum to Buy from Hold, Craig Hallum said. $54 price target. Estimate cuts in the near term have subsided.