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ADT (ADT) was downgraded at Stifel Nicolaus to hold from buy. Growth thesis has come under question, Stifel Nicolaus said.
Actuate (BIRT) was downgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings.
Cracker Barrel (CBRL) was upgraded at Miller Tabak to buy from hold. Twelve-month price target is $114. Stock has fallen 20% since November, Miller Tabak said.
(CSC) was upgraded at J.P. Morgan to neutral. Revenue concerns are fading, J.P. Morgan said.
Citrix (CTXS - Get Report) was upgraded at J.P. Morgan to overweight from neutral. Valuation call, J.P. Morgan said.
EPL Oil (EPL) was upgraded at Stifel Nicolaus to buy from hold. Twelve-month price target is $32. Stock is attractive, following a 24% decline, Stifel Nicolaus said.Glatfelter (GLT) was upgraded at Deutsche Bank to buy from hold. Twelve-month price target is $35. Company is leveraged to higher paper prices, Deutsche Bank said. (GNRC) was upgraded at Robert Baird to outperform from neutral. Valuation call, based on the company's attractive growth characteristics, Robert Baird said. Hillshire Brands (HSH) was upgraded at Wells Fargo to market perform from underperform. Company is cutting costs, which should help margins, Wells Fargo said. Idex (IEX) was upgraded at Brean Capital to buy from hold. Twelve-month price target is $79. Organic sales trends are improving, Brean Capital said. LabCorp (LH) was upgraded at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch to buy. Industry clarity is improving, BofA/Merrill said.