NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- CHANGE IN RATINGS
Dana Holding (DAN) - Get Report was downgraded at UBS to neutral from buy. Challenging end markets resulting in flat growth and limited margin expansion, UBS said. $20 price target.
Dollar General (DG) - Get Report was upgraded at Goldman Sachs to buy from neutral. Company was also placed on the Conviction Buy list. $71 price target. Expect an inflection point in the gross margin, Goldman said.
Family Dollar (FDO) was downgraded at Sterne Agee to underperform. $56 price target. Company is facing increased competition, Sterne Agee said.
The Gap (GPS) - Get Report was downgraded at Jefferies to hold from buy. Comps slowing and low visibility on consumer patterns, Jefferies said. $40 price target.
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Host Hotels & Resorts (HST) - Get Report was downgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings.
Intel (INTC) - Get Report was upgraded at Drexel Hamilton to buy from hold. $30 price target. PC erosion should moderate, and earnings can exceed consensus views, Drexel Hamilton said.
Intel was upgraded at Citigroup to buy from neutral. $28 price target. Stabilizing corporate PC market leads to more favorable risk/reward, Citigroup said.
LinkedIn (LNKD) was upgraded at BMO Capital to outperform from market perform. $270 price target. Company is preparing to formally launch in China, BMO Capital said.
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NTS (NTS) was upgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings.
Precision Drilling (PDS) - Get Report was upgraded at Jefferies to buy from neutral. Recent pullback with steady fundamentals, Jefferies said. $11 price target.
Parker Hannifin (PH) - Get Report was upgraded at Goldman Sachs to buy from sell. $135 price target. Consensus estimates appear light, and the company is boosting free cash flow, Goldman said.
Rockwood (ROC) was upgraded at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch to buy from neutral. $86 price target. Lithium business can drive growth in the coming years, BofA/Merrill said.
Ulta (ULTA) - Get Report was downgraded at Piper Jaffray to neutral from overweight. $113 price target. Company offered a muted outlook in its guidance, Piper Jaffray said.
Stock Comments / EPS Changes
Five Below (FIVE) - Get Report decreases price target at UBS. FIVE lowered it numbers, UBS said. Valuation call. $54 price target and buy rating.
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Jazz (JAZZ) - Get Report price target was increased at UBS. Shares reached $130, UBS said. Valuation call. Buy rating.
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) - Get Report numbers were increased at Credit Suisse. Shares are seen reaching $94. Estimates were also increased, given higher expected Invokana growth, Credit Suisse said. Underperform rating.
Ulta Beauty (ULTA) - Get Report EPS estimates, price target were lowered at Jefferies. Limited margin upside and slow growth rate, Jefferies said. $105 price target and hold rating.
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