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Analysts' Actions: XOM, ATU, DFS

Check Point Software Technologies (CHKP) target raised at Oppenheimer. Shares of CHKP now seen reaching $70, Oppenheimer said. Solid mid-quarter checks. Outperform rating.

Comerica (CMA) target raised at Oppenheimer to $38, Oppenheimer said. Commercial-focused banking model remains positioned for growth. Outperform rating.

Capital One Financial (COF) target raised at Oppenheimer. Shares of COF now seen reaching $61, Oppenheimer said. Bullish in financials. Outperform rating.

Discover Financial Services (DFS - Get Report)numbers raised at Jefferies. Shares of DFS now seen reaching $37, Jefferies said. Estimates also raised on positive outlook. Buy rating.

Discover Financial Services numbers raised at Citigroup. Shares of DFS now seen reaching $33, according to Citigroup. Estimates also increased as strong credit outlook supports continued high ROE. Neutral rating.

Discover Financial numbers increased at KBW. DFS estimates were raised through 2013, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods said. Company is seeing better credit quality. Outperform rating and new $38 price target.

EMC (EMC) estimates, target boosted at Credit Suisse. Shares of EMC now seen reaching $35, according to Credit Suisse. Estimates also upped, given improved earnings visibility. Outperform rating.

General Mills (GIS) estimates lowered at Jefferies through 2013, Jefferies said. Margins are still an issue. Hold rating.

Halliburton (HAL) estimates lowered at Citigroup through 2013, Citigroup said. North America margins pressured. Maintain Buy rating and $42 price target.

Las Vegas Sands (LVS) numbers raised at Morgan Stanley. Shares of LVS now seen reaching $65, according to Morgan Stanley. Estimates also increased, given higher Macau growth. Overweight rating.

Microsoft (MSFT) estimates, target increased at Morgan Stanley. MSFT estimates were raised through 2014, Morgan Stanley said. New Office product will help drive growth. Overweight rating and new $37 price target.

Old Dominion (ODFL) numbers upped at Keybanc. ODFL estimates were boosted through 2013, Keybanc said. Company can gain market share in the coming quarters. Buy rating and new $55 price target.

Priceline.com (PCLN) target boosted at Piper to $763, according to Piper Jaffray. Company remains leveraged to increased use of online travel booking. Overweight rating.

Ralph Lauren (RL) estimates lowered at UBS through 2012, UBS said. One-time items and seasonal shifts in the business. Maintain Buy rating and $195 price target.

Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) numbers raised at Oppenheimer. Shares of SBUX now seen reaching $62, Oppenheimer said. Estimates also raised on declining coffee prices. Outperform rating.

Schlumberger (SLB) estimates lowered at Citigroup through 2013, Citigroup said. North America margins pressured. Maintain Buy rating and $86 price target.

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