American Electric Power (AEP) - Get American Electric Power Company, Inc. Report was upgraded to outperform from market perform at Wells Fargo. The company warrants a premium valuation, given its higher earnings growth potential, Wells said.
CenterPoint Energy (CNP) - Get CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (CNP) Stock Price, News, Buy or Sell Rating Report was upgraded to buy at TheStreet Ratings. You can view the full analysis from the report here: CNP.
Discovery (DISCA) - Get Discovery, Inc. Class A Report was downgraded to underperform from neutral at Credit Suisse. $23 price target. Lower ratings should hurt domestic advertising rates, Credit Suisse said.
E-Trade Financial (ETFC) - Get E*TRADE Financial Corporation Report was upgraded to buy from neutral at Goldman Sachs. $43 price target. The company is leveraged to rising interest rates and is keeping a tight lid on costs, Goldman said.
Time (TIME) was upgraded to outperform at Wells Fargo. The valuation is more attractive, based on a potential combination with Meredith, Wells said.
Xerox (XRX) - Get Xerox Holdings Corporation (XRX) Report was upgraded to buy from neutral at Goldman Sachs. $8.50 price target. The company is focused on generating strong free-cash flow, Goldman said.
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