Anadarko Petroleum (APC) - Get Anadarko Petroleum Corporation Report was initiated with a buy rating at Drexel Hamilton. $108 price target. Deep-water expertise can create long-term growth, Drexel said.
Capital One (COF) - Get Capital One Financial Corporation Report was downgraded to underperform from neutral at Sterne Agee. $67.50 price target. All business lines are challenged and the company is exposed to energy lending, Sterne said.
Liberty Media (LMCA) was downgraded to hold from buy at Deutsche Bank. The valuation is less attractive, based on a $23 price target, Deutsche said.
VeriFone (PAY) was downgraded to equal-weight from overweight at Barclays. $23 price target. The company lacks near-term visibility, Barclays said.
VeriFone was downgraded to sector-weight at Pacific Crest. The company cut guidance and is facing pricing and macro pressures in emerging markets, Pac Crest said.
Ralph Lauren (RL) - Get Ralph Lauren Corporation Class A Reportwas upgraded to neutral from underperform at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch. $96 price target. The company is cutting costs and estimates appear to be bottoming, analysts said.
RealPage (RP) - Get RealPage, Inc. Report was upgraded to outperform from market perform at William Blair. The backdrop is improving and management can deliver in the next several quarters, William Blair said.
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