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Amer Commercial

( ACLI) upgraded at BofA/Merrill to Neutral from Underperform on sustained grain volumes, stronger transportation and net Jeffboat margins. Price target surged to $25 from $13.

AMR

(AMR)

upgraded at Stifel from Hold to Buy. $13 price target. Company is seeing better top-line growth.

Chipotle

(CMG) - Get Report

upgraded at Jesup & Lamont from Sell to Hold. $96 price target. Estimates also raised, to reflect better traffic trends.

Chipotle

(CMG) - Get Report

upgraded at BofA/Merrill to Buy from Neutral on substantial 4Q09 EPS beat, a return to positive year over year transactions, strong guidance. Estimates raised through 2012. $95 price target.

DR Horton

(DHI) - Get Report

upgraded at Credit Suisse to Neutral from Underperform as the company is well positioned for spring with aggressive spec home strategy. Price target increased by a dollar to $12. 2010 and 2011 EPS estimates increased to -$0.20 and $0.65, respectively.

Expedia

(EXPE) - Get Report

upgraded at Kaufman from Hold to Buy. $27 price target. Concerns about margins are overblown and the company is likely gaining market share.

Expedia

(EXPE) - Get Report

estimates, target reduced at Goldman. Shares of EXPE now seen reaching $25. Estimates also lowered, to reflect lower realized margins. Neutral rating.

First Energy

(FE) - Get Report

upgraded at Jefferies FE was upgraded from Underperform to Hold. Valuation call, based on a $39.50 price target.

First Energy

(FE) - Get Report

target lowered at Citigroup. FE target was cut to $47. Believe the AYE deal is lackluster and expensive. Buy rating.

Marriott

(MAR) - Get Report

upgraded at Susquehanna from Negative to Neutral. Lodging industry is stabilizing and the company should see higher earnings.

Marriott

(MAR) - Get Report

upgraded at Oppenheimer from Underperform to Perform. $25 price target. Company has strong earnings momentum.

Marriott

(MAR) - Get Report

estimates, target boosted at FBR. MAR estimates were raised through 2011. Company continues to see better demand trends. New $28 price target and Market Perform rating.

3M

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downgraded at BofA/Merrill to Underperform from Neutral due to slower expected growth over the coming cycle. Price target set at $90.

NVR

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upgraded at Credit Suisse to Outperform from Neutral as the company put an emphasis on generating volume. Price target improved to $750 from $660. 2010 and 2011 EPS estimates raised to $36.15 and $51.50, respectively.

Oshkosh

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downgraded at Keybanc from Buy to Hold. Estimates also cut, because of a poor pricing outlook.

PNC Financial

(PNC) - Get Report

upgraded at Deutsche from Hold to Buy. New $57 price target. Stock has underperformed its peers in recent weeks, but the capital raise will ultimately pay off.

Penn Virginia

(PVA)

upgraded at Suntrust from Neutral to Buy. $34 price target. Company is seeing better granite wash results.

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Southwestern Energy

(SWN) - Get Report

rated new Overweight at Morgan Stanley. $60 price target. Company is best-in-class, and can generate 20% annual production and reserve growth over the next few years.

Symantec

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downgraded at Jefferies from Buy to Hold. $18 price target. MFE has likely won the target to embed its software in H-P PC's.

Under Armour

(UA) - Get Report

initiated at Barclays with an Overweight rating and $30 price target. UA is one of only a handful of brands that has established longevity in the marketplace. 2010 and 2011 EPS estimates set at $1.05 and $1.30, respectively.

Viacom

(VIA.B)

upgraded at Thomas Weisel to Overweight from Market Weight as 4Q09 results were way ahead of Thomas Weisel expectations. Price target jumped to $35 from $32.

Viacom

(VIA.B)

estimates, target boosted at Goldman. Estimates were raised through 2012. Company is seeing faster affiliate revenue growth. Buy rating and new $39 price target.

STOCK COMMENTS / EPS CHANGES

Apple

(AAPL) - Get Report

target increased at Needham to $280. iPad should make a material contribution, on top of continued strong Mac and iPhone sales. Buy rating.

AutoNation

(AN) - Get Report

numbers cut at Goldman. Shares of AN now seen reaching $17. Estimates also reduced, to reflect lower expected car sales and higher interest costs. Sell rating.

Boston Scientific

(BSX) - Get Report

numbers reduced at Goldman. Shares of BSX now seen reaching $7.50. Estimates also cut, given the company lower pricing and expected market share losses. Neutral rating.

Borg Warner

(BWA) - Get Report

target boosted at Citigroup. Shares of BWA now seen reaching $42. Company will benefit from a global recovery in auto demand. Buy rating.

Cheesecake Factory

(CAKE) - Get Report

estimates boosted at Goldman. CAKE estimates were raised through 2011. Company boosted guidance, as comp sales are turning positive. Buy rating and $27 price target.

JDS Uniphase

(JDSU)

estimates, target upped at Citigroup. Shares of JDSU now seen reaching $11.50. Estimates were also increased, following the accretive acquisition from Agilent. Buy rating.

KB Home

(KBH) - Get Report

price target raised at Credit Suisse. KBH price target lifted by a dollar to $19. Stable conditions likely in late 2010, better growth in 2011 and 2012. Maintain Outperform rating.

Lennar

(LEN) - Get Report

estimates, target raised at UBS. Shares of LEN now seen reaching $17. Estimates also boosted, following the recent acquisition of distressed real estate assets. Neutral rating.

McAfee

( MFE) estimates, target boosted at Goldman. MFE estimates were increased through 2011. Company is benefitting from a lower tax rate. Neutral rating and new $47 price target.

Marvell Technology

(MRVL) - Get Report

numbers upped at FBR. Shares of MRVL now seen reaching $25. Estimates also raised, as the company will likely increase guidance next week.

Pepsi

(PEP) - Get Report

price target higher at BofA/Merrill. PEP price target raised to $69 from $67 on potential market share gains. 2011 EPS estimates improved to $4.61. Maintain Buy rating.

Philip Morris International

(PM) - Get Report

estimates upped at Goldman. PM estimates were increased through 2011. Better cigarette pricing is offsetting lower volumes. Buy rating and $62 price target.

VF Corp.

(VFC) - Get Report

estimates reduced at Goldman. Shares of VFC now seen reaching $76. Estimates also cut, because of higher operating costs and less favorable currency rates. Neutral rating.

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