Cigna ( CI) estimates, target reduced at Barclays to $24. Estimates lowered because of lower expected membership levels. Equal-weight rating. Comcast ( CMCSA) estimates, target raised at UBS to $16. Estimates increased to reflect higher margins. Neutral rating. Dow Chemical ( DOW) estimates, target raised at Merrill/BofA to $13. Estimates boosted to reflect lower costs and higher operating rates. Underperform rating. Hartford ( HIG) estimates cut at UBS through 2010. Company seeing poor life insurance trends. Neutral rating and $9.50 price target. International Paper ( IP) numbers increased at Barclays to $9. Estimates raised to reflect a larger tax credit and lower capital spending. Underweight rating. Kellogg ( K) estimates, target raised at Morgan Stanley to $46. Estimates increased to reflect lower costs. Overweight rating. Motorola ( MOT) numbers raised at Barclays through 2010. Company is cutting costs faster than expected. Equal-weight rating and new $5.50 price target. Marathon Oil ( MRO) estimates, target cut at Barclays. Estimates lowered through 2010. Neptune operation is disappointing. Overweight rating and new $43 price target. Maxim Integrated ( MXIM) numbers raised at Barclays to $15. Estimates also increased, to match higher sales demand. Company is also taking market share. Equal-weight rating. Newell Rubbermaid ( NWL) numbers raised at Merrill/BofA through 2010, Merrill Lynch/Bank of America said. Company is realizing higher margins, though sales visibility remains poor. Neutral rating. NYSE Euronext ( NYX) numbers increased at Barclays to $28. Estimates also raised, to reflect cost-cutting and merger synergies. Overweight rating. Owens-Illinois ( OI) estimates increased through 2010, target raised at Barclays. Company is cutting costs, though sales came in lower than expected. Underweight rating and new $14 price target.
Priceline.com ( PCLN) numbers boosted at Merrill/BofA to $126. Estimates also increased, to reflect strong momentum in the U.S. Buy rating. Starbucks ( SBUX) estimates, target raised at Merrill/BofA to $17. Estimates also increased, given the company's higher realized margins. Neutral rating. Strayer Education ( STRA) numbers raised at Morgan Stanley to $185. Estimates also boosted, to reflect strong enrollment growth. Equal-weight rating. Viacom ( VIA.B) numbers raised at UBS through 2010. Company is seeing steady ad demand and keeping a lid on costs. Neutral rating and new $20 price target. Exxon Mobil ( XOM) estimates lowered through 2010, target cut at Barclays Capital. Company could miss production expectations and will likely buy back less stock. Equal-weight rating and new $89 price target.