CHANGE IN RATINGS
Best Buy (BBY) - Get Report was downgraded from Outperform to Sector Perform at RBC Capital. $36 price target. Category trends are deteriorating.
Casey's General (CASY) - Get Report upgraded at BMO to Market Perform at BMO Capital. $105 price target. Company is cutting costs and should benefit from lower gas prices.
Deere (DE) - Get Report rated new Hold atSociete Generale. $79 price target. Near-term farm demand will likely remain challenging.
Five Below (FIVE) - Get Report was downgraded to Hold at Deutsche Bank. Valuation call, based on a $30 price target.
Springleaf (LEAF) - Get Report downgraded at BMO Capital from Outperform to Market Perform. Valuation call, based on a $55 price target.
Alliant Energy (LNT) - Get Report upgraded from Market Perform to Outperform at Wells Fargo. Company warrants a premium valuation and Riverside concerns have been overblown.
Nvidia (NVDA) - Get Report upgraded at Canaccord Genuity from Hold to Buy. $35 price target. Gaming GPU demand should drive growth.
Zoetis (ZTS) - Get Report was upgraded from Market Perform to Outperform at BMO Capital. $53 price target. Stock is down 20% since late June and have increased confidence in the company's long-term prospects.
STOCK COMMENTS / EPS CHANGES
Mylan (MYL) - Get Report estimates, target reduced at BMO. Shares of MYL now seen reaching $46. Estimates also cut, given uncertainty around financial trends. Market Perform rating.
Oracle (ORCL) - Get Report added to Conviction Buy List at Goldman. $47 price target. Valuation call, as the stock is down 17% year-to-date.
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