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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- CHANGE IN RATINGS:

Archer-Daniels Midland

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upgraded to buy at TheStreet Ratings.

TD Ameritrade

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was downgraded to Market Perform at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods. $20 price target. Company has limited earnings upside potential, KBW said.

Alpha Natural

(ANR)

was upgraded at Dahlman Rose from hold to buy. $12 price target. Company is leveraged to rising spot prices, Dahlman Rose said.

BancorpSouth

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upgraded to buy at TheStreet Ratings.  

Costco

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was upgraded at Bernstein from underperform to market perform. $102 price target. Company is seeing healthy sales growth and stable margins, Bernstein said.

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Walt Disney

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was upgraded at B. Riley Caris from neutral to buy. $63 price target. Company should see higher theme park margins, higher rates at ESPN and a strong film slate, B. Riley Caris said.

Energen

(EGN)

was downgraded at Keybanc from buy to hold. Natural gas prices will likely remain depressed, Keybanc said.

Ford Motor

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was downgraded at Deutsche Bank from buy to hold. Valuation call, based on a $15 price target, Deutsche said.

Fidelity National Information Services

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was initiated with a buy rating at UBS. $42 price target. Shareholder-friendly capital allocator with strong global footprint, UBS said.

Fiserv

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was initiated with a neutral rating at UBS. $82 price target. Emerging growth focus, but shares fully valued, UBS said.

Group 1 Automotive

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was upgraded at Keybanc from hold to buy. $77 price target. Company is leveraged to higher domestic auto demand, Keybanc said.

Hartford Financial

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was downgraded at FBR Capital Markets from outperform to market perform. Valuation call, based on a $25 price target.

IBM

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was upgraded at Societe Generale from sell to hold. $201 price target. Company boosted its guidance, Societe Generale said.

Incyte

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was downgraded at Morgan Stanley to underweight from equal-weight. $14 price target. MF survey shades upside opportunity, Morgan Stanley said.

Las Vegas Sands

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was upgraded at Compass Point from sell to neutral. $44 price target. Macro environment has stabilized and growth should reaccelerate in Macau, Compass Point said.

Middleby

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was upgraded at Robert Baird from neutral to outperform. $154 price target. Checks show higher expected capital spending in the restaurant business, Baird said.

NetSuite

(N)

was upgraded at Lazard Capital Markets to buy from neutral. $85 price target. Increased sales capacity should support continued beat and raise scenarios, Lazard Capital Markets said.

Penske

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was upgraded at Keybanc from hold to buy. $36 price target. Domestic auto demand appears to be increasing, Keybanc said.

Synovus

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was downgraded at Bernstein Research from outperform to market perform. Valuation call, based on a $3 price target, Bernstein said.

Verizon

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was upgraded at Canaccord Genuity to buy. $50 price target. Company can expand its wireless margins, Canaccord Genuity said.

Walter Energy

(WLT)

was upgraded at Dahlman Rose from hold to buy. $48 price target. Company is leveraged to better industry pricing, Dahlman Rose said.

Exco Resources

(XCO)

was downgraded at Keybanc from buy to hold. Natural gas prices will likely remain low, Keybanc said.

STOCK COMMENTS / EPS CHANGES

Apple

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estimates, target reduced at FBR. Shares of AAPL now seen reaching $675, according to FBR Capital Markets. Estimates also cut, as the company may continue to face margin pressure. Outperform rating.

Canadian National Railway

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numbers raised at Jefferies. Shares of CNI now seen reaching $84, Jefferies said. Estimates also raised on improved cost management. Underperform rating.

Cree

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estimates, target raised at Lazard. Shares of CREE now seen reaching $47, according to Lazard Capital Markets. Estimates also increased, given higher lighting demand. Buy rating.

Cree target raised at Oppenheimer to $42, Oppenheimer said. Another positive quarter in a tough environment. Outperform rating.

General Electric

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numbers raised at Oppenheimer. Shares of GE now seen reaching $25, Oppenheimer said. Estimates also raised on backlog support for 2013. Outperform rating.

Google

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target raised at Jefferies to $875, Jefferies said. Best positioned for opportunities in mobile. Buy rating.

Google estimates, target lowered at BMO. Shares of GOOG now seen reaching $790, according to BMO Capital. Estimates also cut, given the secular decline in online ad pricing. Outperform rating.

Google numbers raised at Oppenheimer. Shares of GOOG now seen reaching $765, Oppenheimer said. Estimates also raised on quarterly tax beat. Perform rating.

International Game

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numbers boosted at Credit Suisse. Shares of IGT now seen reaching $16, according to Credit Suisse. Estimates also upped, given higher realized product sales. Neutral rating.

Intuitive Surgical

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numbers raised at Lazard. Shares of ISRG now seen reaching $625, according to Lazard Capital Markets. Estimates also increased, as the company is seeing higher growth across the board. Buy rating.

Norfolk Southern

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target raised at Jefferies to $74, Jefferies said. Solid earnings performance. Hold rating.

Texas Instruments

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target raised at Jefferies to $40. Free cash flow 54% higher than net income. Buy rating.

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