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Sirius, Jefferies: Analysts' New Ratings

Stocks in this article: SIRI AOL AOS BG CSX

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

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AOL (AOL - Get Report) upgraded at UBS from Neutral to Buy, UBS said. $25 price target. Traffic is stabilizing and the company is monetizing its display growth.

AO Smith (AOS - Get Report) rated new Hold at Jefferies. $48 price target. Construction markets remain weak.

Bunge (BG - Get Report) upgraded at Deutsche from Hold to Buy, Deutsche Bank said. $80 price target. Stock is already pricing in lower sugar volume.

CSX (CSX - Get Report) upgraded at Goldman to Buy, Goldman Sachs said. $93 price target. Estimates also raised, as the company should expand its margins in the coming quarters.

Cintas (CTAS) upgraded at Soleil from Hold to Gradually Accumulate, Soleil Securities said. $35 price target. Organic sales growth is accelerating.

Concho Resources (CXO) downgraded at Stifel to Hold. Valuation call, based on lower production data.

Harris (HRS) upgraded at Oppenheimer from Perform to Outperform, Oppenheimer said. $60 price target. Company is making improvements across the board.

Jefferies (JEF) upgraded at Ticonderoga from Neutral to Buy, Ticonderoga Securities said. $30 price target. Estimates also boosted, as the company is taking market share.

Kinder Morgan (KMI) initiated at Credit Suisse with a Neutral rating and $32 price target. Only large-cap publicly traded GP that's structured as a c-corp and visible dividend growth, Credit Suisse said.

Kinder Morgan (KMI) rated new Market Perform at Wells Fargo. Valuation call.

Level 3 (LVLT) rated new Buy at Dawson James. $3 price target. Stock is a deep value play.

Mine Safety (MSA) rated new Buy at BB&T Capital. $40 price target. Company is leveraged to late-cycle growth.

Owens Corning (OC) upgraded at BofA/Merrill from Neutral to Buy, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch said. $42 price target. Company is seeing higher sales of composites and insulation.

Children's Place (PLCE) upgraded at Sterne Agee. $55 price target. Estimates also boosted, as the company has multiple potential growth drivers.

Resolute Energy (REN) upgraded at BMO from Market Perform to Outperform, BMO Capital said. $22 price target. Organic oil production growth should continue into the future.

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