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CHANGE IN RATINGS

Brooks Automation

(BRKS) - Get Report

downgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings.

CIT Group

(CIT) - Get Report

initiated at Oppenheimer with Perform rating, Oppenheimer said. Landscape is littered with cheap financial stocks.

Concur Technologies

(CNQR)

downgraded at Oppenheimer to Perform from Outperform, Oppenheimer said. Risk/reward is now more symmetrical.

First United

(FUNC) - Get Report

upgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings.

H&R Block

(HRB) - Get Report

downgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings.

Isis Pharmaceuticals

(ISIS)

initiated at JMP Securities with Market Perform rating, JMP Securities said. Approval of Kynamro may be reflected.

SunTrust Banks

(STI) - Get Report

upgraded at JPMorgan to Overweight from Neutral, JPMorgan said. A beneficiary of the housing recovery.

STOCK COMMENTS / EPS CHANGES

American Electric Power

(AEP) - Get Report

target raised at Jefferies to $47.50, Jefferies said. Based on 2015 EPS estimate of $3.45. Buy rating.

American International Group

(AIG) - Get Report

numbers raised at Deutsche Bank. Shares of AIG now seen reaching $42, Deutsche Bank said. Estimates also raised on share purchase outlook. Buy rating.

Biogen Idec

(BIIB) - Get Report

numbers raised at Deutsche Bank.Shares of BIIB now seen reaching $160, Deutsche Bank said. Estimates also raised on viable commercial opportunities. Buy rating.

H.J. Heinz

(HNZ)

numbers raised at Jefferies. Shares of HNZ now seen reaching $57, Jefferies said. Estimates also raised on quarterly beat. Hold rating.

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