NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- CHANGE IN RATINGSEMC ( EMC) upgraded at Oppenheimer from Perform to Outperform. $22 price target. Checks show that the company is seeing strong demand. Edwards Lifesciences ( EW) downgraded at BMO from Outperform to Market Perform. Valuation call, based on a $59 price target. FTI Consulting ( FCN) downgraded at Oppenheimer from Outperform to Perform. Company is seeing a bigger decline in bankruptcy/restructuring businesses. Juniper Networks ( JNPR) upgraded at Piper Jaffray to Overweight from Neutral. Maintains $31 price target and 2010 EPS estimates of $1.22. Marvell Technology ( MRVL) rated new Neutral at Susquehanna Financial. Hard drive segment could weigh on near-term results, though the company has several potential catalysts for 2011. Rovi ( ROVI) rated new Overweight at Morgan Stanley. $46 price target. Company should benefit from surging cable consumption. Spirit ( SPR) Aerosystems upgraded at UBS from Neutral to Buy. $24 price target. Company should see higher production rates, especially from Boeing's 787. Terex ( TEX) downgraded at Keybanc from Buy to Hold. Company could be hurt by slower construction-related demand. Verisign ( VRSN) upgraded at Oppenheimer from Perform to Outperform. $33 price target. Company sold a lower-margin business and is seeing better trends with domain names.
STOCK COMMENTS / EPS CHANGESArrow Electronics ( ARW) numbers cut at UBS through 2011. Macro uncertainty could weigh on demand. Buy rating and new $30 price target. Avnet ( AVT) estimates, target cut at UBS. Shares of AVT now seen reaching $33. Estimates also reduced, given mounting supply-chain risks. Buy rating. Bucyrus ( BUCY) estimates, target raised at Morgan Stanley. Shares of BUCY now seen reaching $80. Estimates also increased, as the company is likely to benefit from the new expected India truck order. Overweight rating. Cliffs Natural ( CLF) estimates increased at Morgan Stanley through 2012. Met coal acquisition should add to earnings. Equal-weight rating. Emdeon ( EM) target lowered at Goldman to $15. Company could be hurt by pricing pressures. Neutral rating. Key Energy ( KEG) estimates lowered at UBS through 2011. Business sale will cut into earnings. Buy rating and $13 price target. Lockheed Martin ( LMT) price target lower at Barclays to $81 from $86 as the defense market is at risk of declines. Maintain Equal Weight rating.
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