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21 Ratings Changes: BBT, CIT, DNKN, DV

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

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- CHANGE IN RATINGS

Activision Blizzard (ATVI - Get Report) rated new Buy at Citigroup. $16 price target. Investors are overlooking company's significant online gaming assets.

BB&T (BBT - Get Report) upgraded at Credit Suisse from Underperform to Neutral, Credit Suisse said. $25 price target. Company should see better loan growth and improving credit quality.

CIT Group (CIT - Get Report) upgraded at Evercore from Equal-weight to Overweight. $45 price target. Company is fixing its balance sheet sooner than expected.

Dunkin' Brands (DNKN - Get Report) rated new Neutral at BofA Merrill. $29 price target. Shares are trading at a substantial premium to other global QSR stocks.

Dunkin Brands rated new Outperform at Robert Baird. $33 price target. Company can deliver consistent 15%-plus annual earnings growth.

Dunkin Brands rated new Equal-weight at Morgan Stanley. Valuation call, based on a $29 price target.

Dunkin Brands rated new Sell at Goldman Sachs. $23 price target. Stock is already pricing in the potential for solid near-term growth.

DeVry (DV - Get Report) upgraded at Deutsche from Hold to Buy. $53 price target. Stock is attractive, following a 26% decline.

Electronic Arts (ERTS) rated new Hold at Citigroup. $25 price target. Should benefit from online gaming growth.

Gen-Probe (GPRO) upgraded at Canaccord from Hold to Buy. New product cycle should help drive growth.

Ingersoll-Rand (IR) upgraded at UBS from Neutral to Buy. $43 price target. Share price already discounting a recession.

Nike (NKE - Get Report) downgraded at HSBC from Overweight to Neutral, HSBC Securities said. $96 price target.

Owens Corning (OC - Get Report) upgraded at Goldman to Buy. Demand should begin to improve in the roofing business. Management also returns cash to shareholders.

Old Dominion (ODFL - Get Report) upgraded at Credit Suisse from Neutral to Outperform. Valuation call, based on a $41 price target.

Pepsico (PEP) downgraded at Morgan Stanley from Overweight to Equal-weight. Domestic sales trends are lagging.

Synovus Financial (SNV) upgraded at Credit Suisse from Neutral to Outperform. $2.25 price target. Company will likely not need to raise more capital in the near-term and should ultimately sell itself.
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ATVI $24.63 0.00%
BBT $40.38 0.00%
CIT $46.65 0.00%
DV $30.20 0.00%
DNKN $55.27 0.00%

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