MeadWestvaco (MWV) was downgraded at Robert Baird to neutral from outperform. Company probably won't exceed near-term consensus expectations, Robert Baird said.
Nvidia (NVDA) was downgraded at Canaccord Genuity to hold. Twelve-month price target is $16. Investors will likely look elsewhere for growth, Canaccord Genuity said.
Paterson (PDCO) was downgraded at Stifel Nicolaus to hold from buy. Checks indicate the company could lose consumable market share over the coming quarters, Stifel Nicolaus said.
Regal Entertainment (RGC) was downgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings.
Riverbed (RVBD) was upgraded at Deutsche Bank to hold from sell. Twelve-month price target is $16. Stock is pricing in a potential takeover scenario, Deutsche Banks said.
Sprint (S) was downgraded at Deutsche Bank to hold. Twelve-month price target is $9.25. Company faces near-term risks, Deutsche Bank said.
Suntrust (STI) was upgraded at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch to neutral from underperform. Twelve-month price target is $38. Company is keeping a tight lid on costs and should boost its capital return in the coming quarters, BofA/Merrill said.
Sensient (SXT) was upgraded at Keybanc to buy from hold. Twelve-month price target is $56. Company's new leadership should improve returns, Keybanc said.Twitter (TWTR) was initiated with an underperform rating at Cowen. Valuation call, based on a 12-month price target of $32, Cowen said. United Natural (UNFI) was downgraded at Piper Jaffray to neutral from overweight. Twelve-month price target is $76. Sales in specialty and natural stores appear to have slowed, Piper Jaffray said.