Davita (DVA) was started with an Overweight rating at JP Morgan, which set a $125 price target. HCP purchase positions the company well for potential future growth.
Flir Systems (FLIR) was upgraded from Neutral to Buy at Sterne Agee with a $30 price target. Company appears to be back on the path toward solid growth.Sandridge (SD - Get Report) was downgraded to Hold at Keybanc. Permian asset sale leaves questions about the company's remaining properties. Silgan (SLGN - Get Report) was downgraded from Neutral to Sell at Goldman Sachs. Valuation call, based on a $42 price target.
STOCK COMMENTS / EPS CHANGESBed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) numbers cut at Credit Suisse. Shares of BBBY now seen reaching $75, according to Credit Suisse. Estimates also reduced, given the company's new guidance. Outperform rating. CVS Caremark (CVS - Get Report) numbers increased at Jefferies. CVS estimates were raised through 2014, Jefferies said. Company can expand margins and repurchase more shares. Buy rating and new $58 price target.
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