NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- CHANGE IN RATINGS
Abbott Laboratories (ABT) upgraded at Deutsche from Hold to Buy, Deutsche Bank said. $70 price target. Split should help create value.
Arch Coal (ACI) downgraded at Goldman from Neutral to Sell, Goldman Sachs said. Company has a low-quality met coal mix. $10 price target.
Apache (APA) downgraded at Goldman from Buy to Neutral, Goldman Sachs said. Sentiment will likely remain soft. $126 price target.Asbury Automotive Group (ABG) downgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings. Biomarin (BMRN) upgraded at Brean from Hold to Buy, Brean Murray said. $41 price target. GALNS could be a potential blockbuster product for the company. Cullen/Frost (CFR) downgraded at Wunderlich from Buy to Hold, Wunderlich said. Valuation call, based on a $60 price target. Capital One Financial (COF) upgraded at Jefferies to Buy from Hold, Jefferies said. $72 price target. Cheap stock, overhang removed. Devon Energy (DVN) upgraded at Goldman from Neutral to Buy, Goldman Sachs said. $91 price target. Company has attractive oil sands and shale exposure. Dreamworks Animation (DWA) upgraded at Piper from Neutral to Overweight, Piper Jaffray said. Bad news already appears baked into the stock. $23 price target. eBay (EBAY - Get Report) downgraded at Citigroup to Neutral from Buy, Citigroup said. $39 price target. Less attractive risk/reward. Ensco (ESV) upgraded at JP Morgan from Neutral to Overweight, JP Morgan said. Deepwater market has strong momentum. E*Trade (ETFC) upgraded at Wells from Market Perform to Outperform, Wells Fargo said. Company is facing lower credit losses and getting rid of high-cost debt. Gap (GPS) upgraded at BMO from Market Perform to Outperform, BMO Capital said. $34 price target. Turnaround appears to be taking hold. Getty Realty (GTY) downgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings. Newfield Exploration (NFX) downgraded at Goldman from Buy to Neutral, Goldman Sachs said. Valuation call, based on a $43 price target. Nucor (NUE) upgraded at UBS to Buy from Neutral, UBS said. $47.50 price target. Will benefit from improving steel pricing and demand. Pandora Media (P - Get Report) rated new Neutral at Credit Suisse. $12 price target. Content costs could limit near-term margins. Rowan (RDC) downgraded at JP Morgan from Overweight to Neutral, JP Morgan said. Valuation call. Charles Schwab (SCHW) upgraded at Citigroup to Buy from Neutral, Citigroup said. $20 price target. Stronger than forecast February operating metrics.