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Buckle: Analysts' Upgrades, Downgrades

Stocks in this article: ARO BKE COR

Editor's Note: Green and red arrows refer to intraday stock price movement.

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Aeropostale (ARO - Get Report) downgraded at Keybanc from Hold to Underweight. $20 price target. Company appears to already be operating at peak margins.

Buckle (BKE - Get Report) upgraded at Keybanc from Hold to Buy. $36 price target. Company is dealing with a more consistent customer base and should continue to grow.

CoreSite Realty Corp (COR - Get Report) initiated at BofA/Merrill with a Neutral rating and $15.75 price target. Favorable view of datacenter fundamentals for landlords, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch said.

DreamWorks Animation (DWA - Get Report) upgraded at BofA/Merrill to Neutral from Underperform due to increasingly positive sentiment towards upcoming film, Megamind, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch said. Price target raised to $38 from $30. Endo Pharmaceuticals (ENDP - Get Report) upgraded at Duncan Williams from Buy to Strong Buy. $46 price target. New business model should help the company deliver solid growth.

Helmerich & Payne (HP - Get Report) downgraded at Goldman from Buy to Neutral.

Incyte (INCY) downgraded at Leerink to Market Perform. Valuation call.

Marvell Technology (MRVL) upgraded at Susquehanna from Neutral to Positive Susquehanna Financial said. Valuation call, even as near-term estimates were lowered. $25 price target.

Nuvasive (NUVA) downgraded at BofA/Merrill to Neutral from Buy on lack of near term growth prospects. Price target trimmed to $29 from $40.

Patterson-UTI (PTEN) downgraded at Goldman from Neutral to Sell. Company is leveraged to slower pressure pumping growth.

Research in Motion (RIMM) rated new Hold at ISI Group. $60 price target. Valuation call, as the company is facing tougher competition.

Sanmina-SCI (SANM) downgraded at Collins Stewart from Buy to Hold. $14 price target. Company lowered its guidance.

Skilled Healthcare (SKH) upgraded at Citi to Buy from Hold. CA verdict is behind the company and the last two quarters have exceeded expectations. Price target increased to $7 from $5.

TC PipeLines (TCLP) downgraded at BofA/Merrill to Underperform from Neutral. Valuation call and lack of near term growth catalyst, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch said. Price target raised to $46 from $42.

Tidewater (TDW) upgraded at Goldman from Sell to Neutral.

Tetra Tech (TTEK) rated new Neutral at Goldman Sachs. $23 price target. Organic growth will be challenging over the next year.

Verint Systems (VRNT) downgraded at FBR from Outperform to Market Perform. Valuation call, based on a $29 price target.

Verizon (VZ - Get Report) rated new Market Perform at William Blair. Company is spending more to compete.

MEMC Electronics (WFC) upgraded at Citi to Buy from Hold. Strong EPS story finally crystallizing. Price target raised to $18 from $15.

This article was written by a staff member of TheStreet.

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