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BofA: Analysts' Upgrades, Downgrades

Stocks in this article: BAC ACN CCOI

Mattel (MAT) numbers boosted at UBS. Shares to $22. Estimates also raised, to reflect higher realized gross margins. Neutral rating.

Mattel (MAT) downgraded at Morgan Joseph to Hold. Valuation call, as retailers remain cautious with orders.

Marvell Technology (MRVL) rated new Buy at Citigroup. $21 price target. Company is growing faster than its peers and is in the early stages of a cyclical recovery.

Pfizer (PFE) reinstated at Barclays with an Overweight rating and $21 price target. 2009 and 2010 EPS estimates set at $1.97 and $2.22, respectively.

SL Green Reality (SLG) downgraded at Merrill/BofA to Neutral from Overweight on valuation. Price target cut from $45 to $43.

Sohu.com (SOHU) upgraded at Pali from Sell to Neutral. Online advertising is improving and the company should also benefit from the economic rebound in China.

Tellabs (TLAB) downgraded at UBS. Rating lowered to Neutral from Buy. Fiscal 2010 EPS estimates raised to $0.27 from $0.26.

STOCK COMMENTS / EPS CHANGES

Bank of America (BAC - Get Report) estimates cut at Morgan Stanley through 2011. Company is skewed to early-cycle credit, but remains the best way to play an improvement in this area. Overweight rating and $30 price target.

Bank of America (BAC - Get Report) target raised, estimates changed at Barclays. Price target lifted to $20 from $17. 2009 EPS estimate lowered to $0.40 from $0.50, 2010 unchanged at $1.10. Maintain Equal Weight rating.

Peabody Energy (BTU) target raised at FBR. Shares now seen reaching $49. Company should benefit from higher steam coal prices. Outperform rating.

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