NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- CHANGE IN RATINGS

Archer-Daniels-Midland(ADM) - Get Report was upgraded at BMO Capital to outperform. Twelve-month price target is $50. Company is in the early stages of turning its business around, BMO Capital said.

Alcatel (ALU) was upgraded at BMO Capital to outperform from market perform. Twelve-month price target is $5.50. Company should benefit from a turnaround in capital spending, BMO Capital said.

AthenaHealth(ATHN) - Get Report was downgraded at Oppenheimer to underperform from perform. Valuation call, based on a $140 price target, Oppenheimer said.

Big Lots(BIG) - Get Report was upgraded at FBR Capital Markets to outperform from market perform. Twelve-month price target is $45. Stock should react well to near-term earnings and the upcoming analyst day, FBR Capital Markets said.

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Buffalo Wild Wings (BWLD) was downgraded at Miller Tabak to hold from buy. Valuation call, based on a $155 price target, Miller Tabak said.

Charter Communications(CHTR) - Get Report was upgraded at Jefferies to buy from neutral. Driven by discounted operational momentum, FCF growth, and leadership in further consolidation, Jefferies said. Twelve-month price target is $150.

Dreamworks (DWA) was upgraded at B. Riley to buy from neutral. Twelve-month price target is $37. Film slate is shifting toward the company's core franchises over the next 12 to 18 months, B. Riley said.

Edwards Lifesciences(EW) - Get Report was upgraded at Wells Fargo to outperform from market perform. FIM sales should help drive near-term growth, Wells Fargo said.

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Expeditors(EXPD) - Get Report was downgraded at FBR Capital Markets to market perform from outperform. Twelve-month price target is $45. Company is likely to face pricing headwinds, FBR Capital Markets said.

Installed Building Projects(IBP) - Get Report was initiated at UBS with a buy rating. Well-positioned to benefit as residential construction activity normalizes, UBS said. Twelve-month price target is $18.

KB Home(KBH) - Get Report was downgraded at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch to underperform from buy. Twelve-month price target is $21. Company is facing higher lot costs, Bank of America/Merrill said.

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Meritage(MTH) - Get Report was downgraded at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch to underperform from neutral. Company will likely face margin compression, Bank of America/Merrill said. Twelve-month price target is $51.

UIL (UIL) was upgraded to buy from neutral at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch. Twelve-month price target is $38. Stock is trading well below fundamental value, Bank of America/Merrill said.

US Steel(X) - Get Report was upgraded at Nomura to buy. Twelve-month price target is $32. Company has significant free cash flow potential, Nomura said.

Stock Comments / EPS Changes

Kirby(KEX) - Get Report was added to the Top Picks List at FBR Capital Markets. Core marine transportation unit is showing solid growth, FBR Capital Markets said.

Methanex(MEOH) - Get Report price target, EPS estimates were increased at Jefferies. Driven by better methanol pricing dynamics, Jefferies said. Twelve-month price target is $86. Buy rating.

Marsh & McLennan(MMC) - Get Report 12-month price target was increased at UBS to $55. Driven by increase in free cash flow and substantial room for share repurchases and M&A, UBS said.

PulteGroup(PHM) - Get Report price target, EPS estimates were raised at UBS. Driven by growth at Del Webb and authorization for $2 billion for land spending in 2014, UBS said. Twelve-month price target is $25.

Xilinx(XLNX) - Get Report estimates, price target were raised at Nomura. Twelve-month price target is now $60. Estimates were also increased, as the company can gain market share, Nomura said. Buy rating.

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