NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- CHANGE IN RATINGS
Allstate (ALL) was upgraded from Sell to Neutral at Goldman Sachs. Earnings outlook is improving, Goldman said.
AthenaHealth (ATHN) was upgraded at Morgan Stanley from Underweight to Equal-Weight. Valuation call, Morgan Stanley said.
Atmel (ATML) was downgraded at Capstone from Buy to Hold. Touch IC growth has likely plateaued.CACI (CAI) was downgraded at Credit Suisse from Outperform to Neutral. $53 price target. Sales growth is deteriorating, Credit Suisse said. Cooper Industries (CBE) was downgraded at Stifel Nicolaus from Buy to Hold. Valuation call, Stifel Nicolaus said. Chesapeake Energy (CHK) was upgraded at Bernstein to Outperform. $21 price target. Company has multiple potential near-term catalysts for a rebound, Bernstein said. Salesforce.com (CRM) was upgraded at Credit Suisse from Neutral to Outperform. $185 price target. Company is leveraged to a massive technology refresh, Credit Suisse said. Curtiss-Wright (NOK) was downgraded at Capstone from Buy to Hold. Valuation call, Capstone said. Davita (DVA) was downgraded at Robert Baird from Outperform to Neutral. Company lacks near-term catalysts, Baird said. El Paso Electric (EE) was upgraded at Ladenburg Thalmann to Buy from Neutral. $33 price target. Valuation call, Ladenburg Thalmann said. Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (GMCR) was downgraded at Piper Jaffray from Overweight to Neutral. Estimates were also cut, given the company's new guidance, Piper Jaffray said. $40 price target. Hecla Mining (HL) was downgraded to Hold at TheStreet Ratings. IAC/InterActiveCorp (IACI) was upgraded at Benchmark from Hold to Buy. $59 price target. Search and Match continue to drive solid growth, Benchmark said. MSCI (MSCI) was upgraded at Credit Suisse from Neutral to Outperform. Recent weakness has created an attractive buying opportunity, Credit Suisse said. $42 price target. Prosperity Bancshares (PB) was downgraded at Oppenheimer to Underperform from Perform. Valuation and interest rate environment, Oppenheimer said. tw telecom (TWTC) was upgraded at Oppenheimer to Outperform from Perform. $30 price target. Unique network capability and accelerating growth, Oppenheimer said. Vanguard Natural Resources (VNR) was upgraded to Buy at TheStreet Ratings. Wolverine World Wide (WWW) was upgraded at DA Davidson from Neutral to Buy. $50 price target. Recent acquisition should add to earnings, DA Davidson said.
Stock Comments / EPS ChangesAmerican Eagle (AEO) numbers were boosted at FBR Capital Markets. Shares are now seen reaching $21. Estimates were also increased, as the company is seeing higher sales growth, FBR said. Market Perform rating.
Select the service that is right for you!COMPARE ALL SERVICES
- $2.5+ million portfolio
- Large-cap and dividend focus
- Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
- Weekly roundups
Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.
- Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
- Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
- A custom stock screener
- Upgrade/downgrade alerts
- Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
- Alerts when market news affect the portfolio
- Bi-weekly updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
- Real Money + Doug Kass Plus 15 more Wall Street Pros
- Intraday commentary & news
- Ultra-actionable trading ideas
- 100+ monthly options trading ideas
- Actionable options commentary & news
- Real-time trading community
- Options TV