NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- CHANGE IN RATINGS
Advance Auto (AAP) was downgraded at Deutsche Bank to hold from buy. Valuation call, based on a $106 price target, Deutsche Bank said.
Acorda Therapeutics (ACOR) was upgraded at MKM Partners to neutral. Valuation call, based on a $32 price target, MKM Partners said.
AIG (AIG) was downgraded at Drexel Hamilton to hold. $55 price target. Company lacks near-term catalysts, Drexel Hamilton said.Avon (AVP) was downgraded at BMO Capital to market perform. $18 price target. Estimates were also cut, as the company is seeing lower sales and higher operating costs, BMO Capital said. (BAH) was upgraded to buy at TheStreet Ratings. CDI (CDI) was upgraded to buy at TheStreet Ratings. Eagle Materials (EXP) was upgraded at DA Davidson to buy from neutral. $95 price target. Company has several potential growth drivers over the next few years, DA Davidson said. Facebook (FB) was upgraded at Argus Research to buy from hold. $63 price target. Price increases should continue to drive sales higher, Argus Research said. Chart Industries (GTLS) was downgraded at Piper Jaffray to neutral from overweight. $105 price target. Company may face speed bumps regarding growth in China, Piper Jaffray said. (HOS) was downgraded at Wunderlich to hold from buy. $61 price target. Estimates were also cut, given lower expected day rates, Wunderlich said. Hillshire Brands (HSH) was downgraded at DA Davidson to underperform from neutral. Valuation call, based on a $35 price target, DA Davidson said. ITT (ITT) was upgraded at Robert Baird to outperform from neutral. $52 price target. Company has earnings power of $3.25 to $3.50 a share in 2015, Baird said. Mednax (MD) was downgraded at Stifel Nicolaus to hold from buy. Valuation call, based on historical average multiples, Stifel Nicolaus said. Netflix (NFLX) was upgraded at Robert Baird to outperform from neutral. $420 price target. International growth should drive the stock higher, Robert Baird said. Ocwen Financial (OCN) was downgraded at Wells Fargo to market perform from outperform. Stock is up 63% year to date but faces growth headwinds, Wells Fargo said.
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