Netflix: Analysts' Upgrades, Downgrades

Netflix downgraded at Citigroup and Merriman.
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Bank of Hawaii

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downgraded at Credit Suisse to Neutral from Outperform on relative valuation. Price target trimmed by a dollar to $60. Estimates cut through 2012.

First American

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downgraded at KBW from Outperform to Market Perform. Valuation call, based on a $39 price target.


(LULU) - Get Report

rated new Hold at Jefferies. $38 price target. Valuation call, though the company has attractive growth potential.


(NFLX) - Get Report

downgraded at Citigroup from Buy to Hold. Valuation call, based on a $110 price target.


(NFLX) - Get Report

downgraded at Merriman from Buy to Neutral. Valuation call, though the shift toward streaming movies should boost margins.


(NTAP) - Get Report

rated new Positive at Susquehanna. Coverage of NTAP was started with a Positive rating. $41 price target. Company could return to high-teens sales growth.

Office Depot

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upgraded at Oppenheimer from Underperform to Perform. $7 price target. Industry is a late-cycle retail play.


(SYK) - Get Report

upgraded at Barclays to Equal Weight from Underweight as the company should benefit from improved hospital capital spending trends. Price target jumped to $62 from $56.

Vertex Pharma

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rated new Market Perform at Wells Fargo. Investors have high expectations for the company's hepatitis drug, telaprevir.

The Street Ratings

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American Eagle

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estimates, target cut at UBS. Shares of AEO now seen reaching $17. Estimates also reduced, as inventory is high, which could lead to higher markdown activity. Neutral rating.

Anadarko Petroleum

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target cut at Goldman. APC target was lowered to $83. Company could be hurt even further by the oil spill. Neutral rating.

Gildan Activewear

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numbers raised at FBR. Shares of GIL now seen reaching $31. Estimates also increased, as the company is gaining market share and raising prices. Market Perform rating.


(JWN) - Get Report

estimates reduced at Goldman through 2012. Company is facing higher compensation costs. Neutral rating and $49 price target.

Legg Mason

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estimates, target raised at Goldman. Shares of LM now seen reaching $34. Estimates also increased, given better investment performance. Neutral rating.



estimates, target lowered at Morgan Stanley. MON estimates were reduced through 2012. Expect further disappointments from Roundup. Overweight rating and new $70 price target.


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estimates increased at FBR through 2012. Company is seeing better results, aided by lower interest expenses.



target upped at Morgan Stanley to $49. Product pricing appears firm so far this quarter. Overweight rating.

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