NEW YORK ( TheStreet.com) -- CHANGE IN RATINGSBecton Dickinson ( BDX) downgraded at JPMorgan. Rating lowered to Neutral from Overweight. Price target lowered to $68 from $74. 2009 EPS estimates lowered to $4.95 from $4.96. Choice Hotels ( CHH) upgraded at JPMorgan. Rating raised to Neutral from Underweight. Price target raised to $27 from $24. 2009 EPS estimates raised to $1.66 from $1.60. Compass Minerals ( CMP) upgraded at JPMorgan. Rating raised to Overweight from Neutral. Price target raised to $66 from $50. 2009 EPS estimates lowered to $4.81 from $5.20. Consol Energy ( CNX) upgraded at Goldman to Neutral from Sell. Due to the recent underperformance, shares of this company were upgraded as backed by improving sentiment for thermal coal. Estimates for FY09 lowered to $3.47 from $4.00. Maintained $40 price target. Cisco ( CSCO) initiated at BMO. Initiated with a Market Perform and $21 price target. Introduces 2009 EPS estimates of $1.33. Cisco ( CSCO) target raised at Merrill/BofA to $26. Sentiment is too negative, and the stock has lagged other networking names. Buy rating. Disney ( DIS) FY09 estimates raised by Goldman to $1.75 from $1.70. Expectations of improved results at Cable Networks and Studio Entertainment led to the raise in numbers. Maintained Neutral rating. Disney ( DIS) downgraded at JPMorgan. Rating lowered to Underweight from Neutral. Price target lowered to $22 from $23. 2009 EPS estimates lowered to $1.71 from $1.73. Dow Chemical ( DOW) upgraded at Citigroup from Hold to Buy. $27 price target. Estimates also raised as business improving and costs continue to fall.