Autodesk (ADSK) - Get Report was upgraded to buy from hold at Canaccord Genuity. $95 price target. The company had an upbeat analyst day and can materially grow free cash flow in the next several quarters, Canaccord said.
AstraZeneca (AZN) - Get Report was upgraded to outperform from market perform at Leerink Partners. $34 price target. The pullback has created a buying opportunity and the company is the top pick in the sector for 2017.
Gigamon (GIMO) was upgraded to buy from neutral at DA Davidson. $60 price target. The valuation is more attractive, as the stock has pulled back by 15%, Davidson sad.
Univar (UNVR) - Get Report was upgraded to outperform from neutral at Credit Suisse. $31 price target. Management appears to be making considerable cultural and operational changes, Credit Suisse said.
Waste Connections (WCN) - Get Report was upgraded to overweight at Keybanc. $85 price target. Earnings estimates were also increased, given larger synergies from the deal with Bind Therapeutics, Keybanc said.
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