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downgraded at Thomas Weisel AFFY downgraded to Market Weight from Overweight as visibility into a regulatory path is significantly reduced. Price target cut to $6.50 from $31.
reinstated at Barclays with an Equal Weight rating and $20 price target. DNR's asset base could offer attractive, long term oil growth.
downgraded at Citi to Hold from Buy on as quark spreads are down. Price target cut to $78 from $87.
rated new Buy at Goldman Sachs. $20 price target. Process improvements should improve margins.
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initiated at BofA/Merrill with a Buy rating and $20 price target. Expects positive comps and better than expected margin expansion.
rated new Buy at UBS with a $22 price target. Company has multiple potential growth drivers and can drive market share gains.
upgraded at Citi to Buy from Hold on improved valuation and solid outlook intact. Price target lowered to $69 from $77.
upgraded at Deutsche from Hold to Buy. Pullback has created an attractive buying opportunity and the new dividend is a key positive sign from management. $37 price target.
rated new Neutral at Goldman. $3 price target. Company holds value, but the turnaround is well down the road.
STOCK COMMENTS / EPS CHANGES
estimates, target lowered at Goldman. Shares of AA now seen reaching $14. Estimates also cut, because of lower expected aluminum prices. Neutral rating.
target, estimates trimmed at Barclays. ACN price target dropped to $48 from $52 on foreign exchange concerns. 2010 and 2011 EPS estimates sunk to $2.61 and $2.97, respectively. Overweight rating.
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forecast higher at Credit Suisse through 2012. BBBY showing strong results. Maintain Neutral rating and $50 price target.
numbers boosted at Goldman through 2012. Buyback should add to earnings. Neutral rating and new $71 price target.
target cut at Morgan Stanley. Shares of LAMR now seen reaching $36. Advertising in Gulf markets could remain slow. Equal-weight rating.
estimates reduced at Morgan Stanley through 2012. New excise tax in NY could hurt sales volumes. Overweight rating and $88 price target.
numbers lowered at UBS. Shares of PCX now seen reaching $28. Estimates also cut, given the permanent closure of the Harris mine. Buy rating.
target, estimates lowered at Barclays. SONC price target cut by a dollar to $9 on disappointing 3Q10 results. Estimates lowered through 2011.
estimates cut at Barclays. T 2010 and 2011 EPS estimates trimmed to $2.07 and $2.55, respectively. VZ iPhone coming in early 2011. Equal Weight rating.
estimates lower at Barclays. VZ 2010 and 2011 EPS estimates reduced to $2.12 and $2.28, respectively. VZ iPhone more likely in early 2011. Equal Weight rating.
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