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CHANGE IN RATINGSConcho(CXO - Get Report) was initiated with a hold rating at Canaccord Genuity. Valuation call, based on a $100 price target, Canaccord Genuity said.
First Horizon(FHN) was downgraded at Wunderlich to hold from buy. $11 price target. Company is facing headwinds in spread-based banking and fixed-income sales, Wunderlich said.
Fusion-io(FIO) was upgraded at Piper Jaffray to overweight. $17 price target. PCIe flash market is rapidly expanding, Piper Jaffray said.
Legg Mason(LM) was downgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings.
Masco(MAS) was upgraded at Oppenheimer to outperform from perform. $25 price target. Company should continue to benefit from a stronger domestic housing market, Oppenheimer said.
Marathon Petroleum(MPC - Get Report) was downgraded at Credit Suisse to neutral from outperform. Refining capture remains low, Credit Suisse said.
Marvell Technology(MRVL) was upgraded to overweight from neutral at J.P. Morgan. $16 price target. Improved execution and expanding revenue/earnings growth profile, J.P. Morgan said.
National Oilwell Varco(NOV - Get Report) was upgraded at Credit Suisse to outperform from neutral. $90 price target. Increased confidence in the company's orders and rig technology margins, Credit Suisse said.
Sprouts Farmers Market(SFM - Get Report) was initiated with a neutral rating and $39 price target at UBS. SFM is well-positioned as a low-priced organic grocer, UBS said.
Sprouts was initiated with a neutral rating at Goldman Sachs. Valuation call, based on a $33 price target.
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Sprout was initiated with an underperform rating at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch. $37 price target. Valuation call, as the stock has already doubled since its IPO, BofA/Merrill said.
TC Pipelines LP(TCP) was downgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings.
STOCK COMMENTS / EPS CHANGES
Five Below(FIVE) earnings estimates were raised at UBS based on the second-quarter beat and potential upside from the rubber band bracelet craze. Price target goes to $50.
Five Below numbers were raised at Credit Suisse. Shares are now seen reaching $46. Estimates were also increased, as the company is executing well in new markets, Credit Suisse said. Neutral rating.
Five Below numbers were raised at Jefferies. Shares are now seen reaching $51. Estimates also increased on strong quarterly results despite tougher seasonal sales, Jefferies said. Buy rating.