NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- CHANGE IN RATINGS:
rated new outperform at FBR. $44 price target. Company is attractively valued and will likely continue to deploy capital.
upgraded to buy at TheStreet Ratings.
rated new hold at Cantor. $32 price target. Operating turnaround remains a work in progress.
upgraded to buy at TheStreet Ratings.
Brookdale Senior Living
upgraded at BofA to buy from neutral, Bank of America Merrill Lynch said. $31 price target. Better fundamental outlook.
upgraded at JP Morgan to overweight from neutral, JP Morgan said. $31 price target. Reverse interchange concerns overdone.
downgraded at DA Davidson from buy to neutral, DA Davidson said. Valuation call, as the stock is up 30% over the past year.
downgraded at Jefferies to hold from buy, Jefferies said. Valuation call.
Community Health Systems
upgraded at BofA to buy from neutral, Bank of America Merrill Lynch said. $45 price target. Reform positives clear and story is de risked.
upgraded at Goldman from sell to neutral, Goldman Sachs said. Company can improve its industry-low margins over time. $40 price target.
downgraded at Goldman from neutral to sell, Goldman Sachs said. Company will likely lose market share in cereal and fall short of consensus expectations. $40 price target.
upgraded at JP Morgan to overweight from neutral, JP Morgan said. $93 price target. Risk/reward now attractive.
downgraded at Morgan Stanley from overweight to equal-weight, Morgan Stanley said. $12 price target. Upside will likely be capped by a slower macro environment.
downgraded at UBS to sell from neutral, UBS said. $13 price target. SSS and gross margins are major earnings risks in 4Q.
downgraded at JP Morgan from neutral to underweight, JP Morgan said. $97 price target. Company lacks near-term catalysts.
upgraded at JP Morgan from neutral to overweight, JP Morgan said. Company has lagged its peers and can deliver above-average order growth in 2013.
upgraded at JP Morgan from neutral to overweight, JP Morgan said. Company is leveraged to Samsung, which should continue to gain market share.
upgraded at Wells Fargo to outperform from market perform, Wells Fargo said. $40 to $45 valuation range. Strong operational momentum.
downgraded at UBS to sell from neutral, UBS said. $27 price target. Accumulation business to remain under pressure.
upgraded at Goldman from neutral to buy, Goldman Sachs said. $103 price target. Company was also placed on the Conviction Buy list. Company offers growth and yield at an attractive valuation.
downgraded at Credit Suisse from outperform to neutral, Credit Suisse said. $20.50 price target. Company is facing multiple growth headwinds.
downgraded at Goldman from neutral to sell, Goldman Sachs said. $110 price target. Growth could slow in the next few quarters.
Research in Motion
( RIMM) downgraded at BMO to underperform, BMO Capital said. $9 price target. New BB10 phones will likely not stem market share losses.
downgraded at Goldman from buy to neutral, Goldman Sachs said. Valuation call, based on a $93 price target.
rated new buy at Citigroup. $60 price target. Skeptics abound but momentum is hard to dispute.
downgraded at JP Morgan from neutral to underweight, JP Morgan said. Valuation call, as the stock trades at a 35% premium to its peers.
rated new buy at Nomura. $54 price target. Investor sentiment is too low and the company can continue to cut costs.
upgraded at BofA/Merrill from neutral to buy, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch said. $44 price target. Company is improving margins and leveraging its balance sheet.
downgraded at BofA to neutral from buy, Bank of America Merrill Lynch said. $60 price target. Valuation call.
downgraded at Goldman from buy to neutral, Goldman Sachs said. $96 price target. Valuation call, as the stock gained 43% in 2012.
downgraded at JP Morgan to underweight, JP Morgan said. Valuation call, based on a $72 price target.
STOCK COMMENTS / EPS CHANGES
target raised at Jefferies to $58, Jefferies said. Long- term opportunity remains. Buy rating.
numbers increased at Credit Suisse. AXP estimates were raised through 2015, Credit Suisse said. Company is cutting costs. Underperform rating and new $59 price target.
Chipotle Mexican Grill
numbers raised at UBS. Shares of CMG now seen reaching $310, UBS said. Estimates also increased on expectations of a strong quarter. Neutral rating.
cut from Conviction Buy List at Goldman. Turnaround is progressing slower than expected. $40 price target.
estimates, target cut at Piper. Shares of DECK now seen reaching $34, according to Piper Jaffray. Estimates also reduced, as the company is marking down prices in the UK. Neutral rating.
added to Priority Stock List at Wells. HTZ was added to the Priority Stock list, Wells Fargo said. Company is attractively valued and can deliver solid earnings growth over the next couple of years.
estimates, target raised at BMO. Shares of NOK now seen reaching $3, according to BMO Capital. Estimates also increased, given the company's new guidance.
target raised at Jefferies to $120, Jefferies said. Strong bidding activity. Buy rating.
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