Kodiak Oil & Gas
price target up at Thomas Weisel to $2.75 from $1.90 on completion of wells. 2009 and 2010 EPS increased to $0.02 and to $0.11, respectively. Reiterate Overweight rating.
price target cut at Credit Suisse to $20 from $25 on disappointing FY10 guidance. 2009 and 2010 EPS estimates set at $0.42 and $0.56, respectively. Maintain Outperform rating.
target boosted at Goldman to $17. Company held an upbeat analyst meeting and see no major red flags behind the CFO departure. Buy rating.
numbers boosted at UBS to $12. Estimates also raised, to reflect the potential for margin expansion. Buy rating.
price target lifted at Credit Suisse to $9 from $8. Reiterate Neutral rating. 2010 and 2011 EPS estimates set at $0.24 and $0.30, respectively.
target, estimate upped at Barclays. Price target to $14 from $13. 2009 and 2010 EPS estimates raised to $0.67 from $0.64 and to $0.83 from $0.74, respectively. Maintain Equal Weight rating.
Time Warner Cable
target boosted at Citigroup to $45. Company is an attractive takeover target, especially for CMCSA. Buy rating.
price target, estimates raised at Barclays to $27 from $25 on raised 3Q guidance. 2009 and 2010 EPS estimates lifted to $1.01 from $0.92 and to $1.67 from $1.50, respectively. Maintain Equal Weight rating.
estimates cut at FBR through 2010. Company facing charges for its facility consolidation. The production bottleneck also remains at the Texas facility. $22 price target.