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AthenaHealth

(ATHN) - Get Athena Technology Acquisition Corp. Class A Report

downgraded at Baird to Neutral. Valuation call, as the stock is up more than 40% over the past month.

Baker Hughes

(BHI)

upgraded at Susquehanna. BHI was upgraded from Neutral to Positive. $53 price target. Recent pullback has created a buying opportunity in the potential turnaround play.

Cooper Industries

( CBE) rated new Buy at Deutsche Bank. $60 price target. Company is a pure-play in electrical equipment and can grow its margins in the new order cycle. Buy rating.

CF Industries

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upgraded at Goldman from Neutral to Buy. Stock was also added to the Conviction List, with a $110 price target. Company should benefit from growth in the nitrogen and phosphate markets.

Canadian National

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initiated at Barclays. CN initiated with an Equal Weight rating and $70 price target. CN is the most profitable of North America railroads and well positioned to capitalize on recovery.

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(CNW)

upgraded at Stifel from Hold to Buy. $36 price target. Stock appears oversold, following the 20% post-earnings selloff.

Canadian Pacific Railway

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initiated at Barclays with an Equal Weight rating and C$68 price target. Several factors leave CP less profitable then industry.

Dollar Tree

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downgraded at JP Morgan. DLTR was downgraded from Neutral to Underweight. Valuation call, as the stock has more than doubled since the beginning of 2008.

JB Hunt

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upgraded at Stifel from Hold to Buy. $40 price target. Stock is down 17% over the past four months, even though the company had a good quarter.

New Gold

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initiated at BofA/Merrill. NGD coverage initiated at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch with a Buy rating and C$7.65 price target. Solid gold production growth and improving cash costs.

Questar

(STR)

downgraded at BMO from Outperform to Market Perform. Valuation call, based on a $17 price target.

Target

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upgraded at BofA/Merrill to Buy from Neutral as momentum could improve given increasing support from P-Fresh store conversions. Price target increased to $61 from $56.

UGI

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upgraded at BMO to Outperform. $33 price target. Company is positioned well for solid earnings over the new few years.

Valspar

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downgraded at Goldman from Buy to Neutral. Company is seeing lower paint demand and being hurt by higher raw material costs. $33 price target.

STOCK COMMENTS / EPS CHANGES

Agilent Technologies

(A) - Get Agilent Technologies Inc. Report

price target decreased at Credit Suisse to $36 from $40. Solid 3Q10 results, EMG segment is not seeing a slowdown in any end markets or geographies. Maintain Outperform rating.

Agilent Technologies

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estimates increased at Jefferies through 2012. Company has significant operating leverage. Buy rating and $42 price target.

Baker Hughes

(BHI)

price target lower at Barclays. BHI price target trimmed to $43 from $46. International margins remain weak. Reiterate Equal Weight rating.

Bruker

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estimates, target raised at Jefferies. Shares of BRKR now seen reaching $15.50. Estimates also increased, as the company should benefit from stimulus initiatives across the globe. Hold rating.

Carnival

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estimates, target increased at Goldman. CCL estimates were raised through 2012. Company is seeing lower fuel prices. Neutral rating and new $36 price target.

Consol Energy

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numbers cut at UBS. Shares of CNX now seen reaching $67. Estimates also lowered, given lower expected natural gas prices. Buy rating.

Salesforce.com

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price target boosted at BofA/Merrill. CRM price target raised to $120 from $100. Improvement in business ton and better bookings. Reiterate Buy rating.

Education Management

(EDMC)

numbers cut at Goldman. Shares of EDMC now seen reaching $10. Estimates also lowered, given lower loan repayment rates. Neutral rating.

Intuit

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price target raised at BofA/Merrill to $44 from $39. Expecting strong 4Q10 results. Maintain Buy rating.

KeyCorp

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price target lower at Credit Suisse by a dollar to $10. Credit quality prospects positive but loan demand remains low. Maintain Outperform rating.

Lowe's

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estimates, target raised at Citigroup. Shares of LOW now seen reaching $22. Estimates also increased, given higher realized margins. Hold rating.

Lowe's

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estimates upped at Jefferies. LOW estimates were boosted through 2012. Management is realizing higher margins, despite softer sales. Buy rating and $24 price target.

Medco Health Solutions

(MHS)

price target cut at BofA/Merrill to $70 from $74 as the company acquires United BioSource. Maintain Buy rating.

Netflix

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estimates reduced at Morgan Stanley. NFLX estimates were cut through 2012. EPIX deal could pressure margins, but still makes strategic sense. Overweight rating.

Smith International

( SII) price target boosted at Barclays. SII price target increased to $56 from $52 as earnings estimates improve. 2010 and 2011 EPS estimates lifted to $1.15 and $1.65, respectively. Maintain Equal Weight rating.

Urban Outfitters

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estimates boosted at UBS. URBN estimates were upped through 2012. Company is executing well in a choppy environment. Buy rating and $45 price target.

Urban Outfitters

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target lowered at Piper. Shares of URBN now seen reaching $35. Core stores are lagging the other concepts and management has limited sales visibility. Neutral rating.

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