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estimates, target lowered at Credit Suisse.ADBE estimates were cut through 2013. Company is spending more to try and boost future growth. Neutral rating and new $31 price target.
Adobe Systems numbers lowered at Oppenheimer through 2012. Few near term catalysts and limited margin expansion. Perform rating.
Advance Auto Parts
downgraded at Credit Suisse from Outperform to Neutral. $70 price target. Company is investing more into future growth.
Advance Auto Parts estimates, target increased at UBS.Shares of AAP now seen reaching $72. Sharp EPS beat moves estimates higher. Neutral rating.
upgraded at JP Morgan from Neutral to Overweight. $62 price target. ISP acquisition should add to earnings
Bed Bath & Beyond
estimates, target raised at Oppenheimer. Shares of BBBY now seen reaching $74. Estimates also increased given underlying sales stability. Outperform rating.
upgraded at Goldman from Sell to Neutral, Goldman Sachs said. Higher oil prices should help drive cash flow growth.
rated new Buy at Stifel Nicolaus. $36 price target. Company is a market leader that enjoys high barriers to entry.
Catalyst Health Solutions
( CHSI) numbers cut at Citigroup.Shares of CHSI now seen reaching $63. Estimates also lowered on plans to increase its PBM offering. Buy rating.
upgraded at Citigroup from Neutral to Buy. $22 price target. Solid execution, accelerating order growth, and balanced strength across geographies.
Cisco Systems numbers boosted at Credit Suisse. Shares of CSCO now seen reaching $26, according to Credit Suisse. Estimates also upped, to match the company's new guidance. Outperform rating.
Cisco Systems upgraded at Deutsche from Hold to Buy, Deutsche Bank said. $22 price target. Company is carrying a lot of momentum into 2012.
Cisco Systems numbers raised at Oppenheimer. CSCO estimates were raised through 2012, Oppenheimer said. The company produced solid execution and a renewed focus in the October quarter. Outperform rating.
Cisco Systems estimates raised at UBS through 2013, UBS said. Healthy Jan-Q visibility and demand, outlook appropriately conservative. Maintain $20 price target and Buy rating.
Computer Sciences Corporation
estimates, target lowered at Citigroup.Shares of CSC now seen reaching $30, according to Citigroup. Estimates also lowered as company lowers top line guidance on continued public sector weakness. Neutral rating.
Computer Sciences downgraded to sell at TheStreet Ratings.
Computer Sciences numbers reduced at Goldman. Shares of CSC now seen reaching $25, according to Goldman Sachs. Estimates also cut, as the company will likely see lower margins in the coming quarters. Sell rating.
downgraded at Goldman from Buy to Neutral, Goldman Sachs said. Valuation call.
rated new Buy at Ticonderoga. $56 price target. Company can continue to generate solid cash flow and return it to investors.
estimates, target lowered at Citigroup.Shares of GM now seen reaching $37. Estimates also lowered on anticipated macro pressure in Europe and S.A. Buy rating.
General Motors estimates cut at Morgan Stanley through 2013. Company is facing higher engineering and marketing costs. Overweight rating and $45 price target.
General Motors estimates lowered at UBS through 2012. Low quality beat and soft 4Q view. Maintain $28 price target and Buy rating.
numbers lowered at Oppenheimer. HCA estimates lowered through this year, Oppenheimer said. As a result of the SEC mandated accounting change. Outperform rating.
downgraded at Deutsche from Buy to Hold. $50 price target. Company is investing more into future growth.
estimates, target raised at Goldman. Shares of M now seen reaching $32. Estimates also increased, as the company is buying back more stock. Neutral rating.
target raised at Oppenheimer. Shares of MMYT now seen reaching $34. The company bucked September quarter seasonality reporting better than expected results. Outperform rating.
numbers increased at UBS. Shares of MTW now seen reaching $12. Estimates also increased on improving capex outlook. Neutral rating.
Murphy Oil Corporation
numbers lowered at Oppenheimer. MUR estimates lowered through 2012. The company has turned the corner on production decline. Outperform rating.
downgraded at Credit Suisse from Outperform to Neutral. $44 price target. California resolution remains way off in the future.
numbers increased at Goldman. RL estimates were raised through 2014. Company is buying back more stock. Neutral rating and new $154 price target.
numbers upped at Credit Suisse.ROSE estimates were boosted through 2013. Company increased its guidance. Outperform rating and new $67 price target.
downgraded at Goldman from Neutral to Sell, Goldman Sachs said. Valuation call.
estimates, target raised at Jefferies.Shares of SPRD now seen reaching $36. Estimates also increased, as new products should continue to drive growth. Buy rating.
estimates, target increased at UBS.Shares of TEX now seen reaching $16. Estimates also raised on improving capex outlook. Neutral rating.
upgraded to buy at TheStreet Ratings.
upgraded at Morgan Stanley from Underweight to Equal-weight. Valuation call, based on a $32 price target.
downgraded at Deutsche from Buy to Hold, Deutsche Bank said. $5.75 price target. Potential turnaround will continue to take more time and money.
Wendy's estimates raised at UBS through 2012, UBS said. Belief in company's ability to drive sales and profitability in the near term through new menu offerings. Maintain $6.30 price target and Buy rating.
numbers lowered at Oppenheimer. WSM estimates lowered though 2012, according to Oppenheimer. The industry is facing ongoing economic uncertainty in the U.S. and abroad. Outperform rating.
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