Analysts' Upgrades, Downgrades: Hologic - TheStreet

Change in Ratings

Hologic

(HOLX) - Get Report

downgraded at Jefferies. Rating lowered to Hold from Buy. Lowers price target to $24 from $28. Raises 2008 EPS estimates to $1.18 from $1.14.

RadioShack

(RSH)

upgraded at Morgan Stanley to Equal-weight. Stock is down 50%, and the company is taking more share than expected as consumers upgrade analog televisions with digital converters.

Schnitzer Steel

(SCHN) - Get Report

initiated at UBS with a Neutral rating and $95 price target. Introduces 2008 EPS estimates of $6.48.

THQ

(THQI)

downgraded at Oppenheimer from Outperform to Perform. $16 price target. Estimates also cut, as sales visibility remains low for the company's new titles.

Whiting Petroleum

(WLL) - Get Report

upgraded at RBC to Outperform rating from Sector Perform. Price target lifted to $130 from $115 and FY09 eps estimates upped to $7.58 from $6.69.

Stock Comments/EPS Changes

Allergan

(AGN) - Get Report

price target lowered at Jefferies to $59 from $62. 2008 EPS estimates raised to $2.58 from $2.57. Maintains Hold rating.

Akamai Technology

(AKAM) - Get Report

numbers lowered at Jefferies. 2008 EPS estimates lowered to $1.64 from $1.70. Price target cut to $29 from $32. Maintains Hold rating.

Cameron

(CAM)

numbers raised at Jefferies. 2008 EPS estimates raised to $2.69 from $2.60. Price target boosted to $71 from $61. Maintains Buy rating.

Deere

(DE) - Get Report

price target lowered at UBS to $77 from $89. Maintains 2008 EPS estimates of $5.10 and a Buy rating.

EOG Resources

(EOG) - Get Report

numbers raised at RBC. Price target lifted to $130 from $115 and FY09 eps estimates rise to $8.45 from $7.91. Reiterates Sector Perform rating.

First Solar

(FSLR) - Get Report

numbers raised at UBS. 2008 EPS estimates raised to $3.50 from $2.70. Price target raised to $375 from $350. Maintains Buy rating.

Las Vegas Sands

(LVS) - Get Report

numbers lowered at Jefferies. 2008 EPS estimates lowered to 30 cents a share from 43 cents. Price target reduced to $90 from $93. Maintains Buy rating.

Southwestern Energy

(SWN) - Get Report

numbers raised at UBS. 2008 EPS estimates raised to $4 from $3.95. Price target raised to $71 from $66. Maintains Buy rating. Southwestern Energy numbers also raised at RBC. Price target lifted to $55 from $51 and FY09 eps estimates rise to $1.75 from $1.50. Reiterates Outperform rating.

Symantec

(SYMC) - Get Report

numbers raised at UBS. Fiscal 2009 EPS estimates raised to $1.37 from $1.31. Raises price target from $25 to $27. Maintains Buy rating.

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