News Corp., Google: Analysts' New Ratings
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(AAPL - Get Report) estimates, target increased at Citigroup. Shares of AAPL now seen reaching $450. Estimates also raised on stronger than expected iPhone demand. Buy rating.
(AAPL - Get Report)
estimates raised at UBS through 2012. Strong iPad2 sales and higher gross margins. Maintain $510 price target and Buy rating.
(AMGN - Get Report)
estimates, target changed at UBS. Shares of AMGN now seen reaching $58. Estimates were increased on potential Prolia acceleration. Neutral rating.
estimates changed at UBS. CPB estimates were raised through 2011, but lowered for 2012. Company has positive recovery plan, but ongoing negative volume trends. $36 price target and Neutral rating.
(DIOD - Get Report)
estimates, target lowered at UBS. Shares of DIOD now seen reaching $27, according to UBS. Estimates also lowered on limited potential for near term margin expansion. Neutral rating.
estimates upped at BMO through 2013. Company increased its guidance. Outperform rating and $28 price target.
estimates, target raised at UBS. Shares of ERTS now seen reaching $27, according to UBS. Estimates also raised, as company acquires casual game development studio PopCap . Buy rating.
(FAST - Get Report)
estimates, target boosted at Credit Suisse. Shares of FAST now seen reaching $39, according to Credit Suisse. Estimates also upped, given improving business momentum. Neutral rating.
(GILD - Get Report)
estimates lowered at UBS through 2012. Updated model reflects prescription trends and pricing changes. Maintain $47 price target and Buy rating.
estimates increased at Oppenheimer through 2013. Industry demand trends should remain strong. Perform rating.
target raised at Goldman. Shares of KAR now seen reaching $18. Salvage business is improving. Neutral rating.
estimates, target cut at UBS. Shares of LRCX now seen reaching $55. Estimates also lowered to reflect more conservative near term trends. Maintain Buy rating.
estimates, target cut at Jefferies. Shares of NDAQ now seen reaching $27. Estimates also lowered as near term M&A activity appears unlikely. Maintain Hold rating.