Pioneer Natural Resources
(PXD) upgraded at FBR from Market Perform to Outperform. $85 price target. Estimates also boosted, given higher expected production growth.
(RRI) upgraded at BofA/Merrill to Buy from Neutral. Valuation call. $15 price target.
STOCK COMMENTS / EPS CHANGES
target boosted at Stifel to $37. Checks show continued business momentum. Buy rating.
(AZO) price target lifted at BofA/Merrill to $240 from $225 as company fundamentals remain strong. Reiterate Buy rating.
(BP - Get Report) estimates, target raised at Benchmark. Shares of BP now seen reaching $46. Estimates also increased, given higher expected oil prices. Buy rating.
price target higher at BofA/Merrill. BVF price target increased to $32 from $27 to reflect the recent merger. Maintain Buy rating.
numbers raised at Citigroup. Shares of COO now seen reaching $43. Estimates also increased, to match the company's new guidance. Hold rating.
estimates upped at Keybanc through 2012. Company is seeing demand recover across the globe. Hold rating.
(SLB - Get Report)
price target cut at Credit Suisse to $78 from $80 reflecting SII merger. Maintain Outperform rating.
estimates reduced at UBS through 2011. Strong iPhone sales will hurt wireless margins. Buy rating and $31 price target.