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First Majestic Silver
coverage started with a hold at TheStreet Ratings.
upgraded at BMO from Market Perform, to Outperform, BMO Capital said. $4 price target. Company is gaining market share and is leveraged to 4G growth.
upgraded at JP Morgan to Overweight from Neutral, JP Morgan said. $72 price target. Lower relative premium valuation and 13-17% underperformance.
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upgraded at Stifel from Hold to Buy, Stifel Nicolaus said. $100 price target. Visibility is improving as new projects ramp up.
Chatham Lodging Trust
upgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings.
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downgraded at JP Morgan to Neutral from Buy, JP Morgan said. $42.50 price target. Fed stress test failure delays capital return.
downgraded at JP Morgan to Neutral from Overweight, JP Morgan said. $55 price target. Limited catalysts post S&P 500 Index inclusion.
Crown Castle downgraded at Goldman from Buy to Neutral, Goldman Sachs said. Company also removed from the Conviction List. Valuation call, based on a $59 price target.
target raised at Citigroup to $46, according to Citigroup. No longer a contrarian call, but room for upside. Buy rating.
downgraded at BMO to Market Perform, BMO Capital said. Valuation call, based on a $35 price target.
Great Plains Energy
rated new Buy at Citigroup. $23 price target. Positive stance on small/mid cap regulated electric sector.
downgraded at Morgan Stanley from Overweight to Equal-weight, Morgan Stanley said. Valuation call, based on a $96 price target.
downgraded at BMO from Outperform to Market Perform, BMO Capital said. $21 price target. Recovery is taking longer than expected.
downgraded at FBR from Market Perform to Underperform, FBR Capital Markets said. Valuation call, based on a $10 price target.
STOCK COMMENTS / EPS CHANGES
estimates, target boosted at Morgan Stanley. Shares of AAPL now seen reaching $720, according to Morgan Stanley. Estimates also increased, given continued growth momentum. Overweight rating.
numbers cut at UBS. Shares of ADTN now seen reaching $37, according to UBS. Estimates also lowered due to slow start in 2012. Buy rating.
American Electric Power
target raised at Jefferies. Shares of AEP now seen reaching $43, Jefferies said. Shares are attractive on a p/e basis. Buy rating.