Level 3 was upgraded at Canaccord Genuity to buy from hold. Company continues to execute well, Canaccord Genuity said. Twelve-month price target is $41.
Mettler-Toledo International (MTD) was upgraded at UBS to buy from neutral. Continued U.S. and EU stabilization and positive shift in tone on China, UBS said. Twelve-month price target is $263.
SodaStream (SODA) was downgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings.
Sodastream was downgraded at Keybanc to hold from buy. Coke deal with Green Mountain will likely increase competition, Keybanc said.
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Southwestern Energy (SWN) was upgraded at BMO Capital to outperform. Twelve-month price target is $50. Company is leveraged to higher natural gas prices and other improving fundamentals, BMO Capital said.
Triquint (TQNT) was upgraded at Needham to buy from hold. Twelve-month price target is $10. Company should benefit from a mix shift in the coming quarters, Needham said.
Twitter was downgraded at Stifel Nicolaus to hold from buy. User growth is slowing and the company has a lofty valuation, Stifel Nicolaus said. Fair value is $56, Stifel Nicolaus also said.
Twitter was downgraded at Sterne Agee to underperform from neutral. Twelve-month price target is $43. User growth is slowing, Sterne Agee said.
Veeco (VECO) was upgraded at J.P. Morgan to overweight. Twelve-month price target is $42. Demand should ramp later this year, J.P. Morgan said.