Analysts' Upgrades, Downgrades: Kohl's - TheStreet

Analysts' Upgrades, Downgrades: Kohl's

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Change in Ratings

Advance Auto Parts

(AAP) - Get Report

downgraded at JPMorgan to Neutral from Overweight based on subsiding cost tailwinds and high expectations. See company entering increased investment phase in a difficult environment.

Dr. Pepper Snapple

(DPS)

downgraded at UBS to Hold from Buy. 2008 EPS estimates raised to $1.92 from $1.87. Price target raised to $25 from $24.

Jack Henry & Associates

(JKHY) - Get Report

downgraded at Credit Suisse to Neutral from Outperform following weak fourth-quarter results. Believes company has a higher risk of missing estimates in the future compared to peers. Lowered target price to $19 from $28.

Kohl's

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downgraded at Goldman Sachs to Neutral from Buy following recent rally off mid-July lows. See muted risk/reward without a sustained increase in sales. Maintained $48 price target.

Macy's

(M) - Get Report

downgraded at Goldman Sachs to Neutral from Buy following recent rally in department store stocks. See limited risk/reward unless industry can show a sustained increase in sales. Maintained $21 price target.

National Instruments

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downgraded at Credit Suisse to Neutral from Outperform based on valuation. Says stock is up 25% in the last month and reached its $33 target price.

Target

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coverage reinstated at Goldman Sachs with a Buy rating based on valuation relative to growth rate. Note combination of defensiveness and discretionary optionality. Price target at $56.

O'Reilly Automotive

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upgraded at JPMorgan to Overweight from Neutral. See potential earnings upside over next 12 months. Price target at $38.

Stock Comments/EPS Changes

Analog Devices

(ADI) - Get Report

numbers lowered at UBS. 2008 EPS estimates lowered to $1.74 from $1.78. Price target lowered to $39 from $42. Maintains Buy rating.

Dean Foods

(DF) - Get Report

numbers raised at UBS. Fiscal 2009 EPS estimates raised to $1.61 from $1.58. Price target raised to $28 from $25. Maintains Buy rating.

Medtronic

(MDT) - Get Report

numbers raised at UBS. 2008 EPS estimates raised to $3.02 from $2.99. Price target raised to $61 from $58. Maintains Buy rating.

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