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Arbitron ( ARB) rated new Buy at Deutsche. $45 price target. Company can deliver double-digit annual earnings growth over the next two years.

Bally Technologies ( BYI) downgraded at Janney from Buy to Neutral, Janney Montgomery said. $37 price target. Competition is picking up in the replacement market.

CA ( CA) upgraded at Oppenheimer from Perform to Outperform. Valuation call, based on a $29 price target.

ConocoPhillips ( COP) upgraded at Citi to Hold. Company should benefit from rising oil prices and refining margins.

Demand Media ( DMD) rated new Buy at UBS. $29 price target. Company has a solid content library.

Demand Media ( DMD) rated new Neutral at Goldman. $25 price target. Amortization could restrain profitability in the coming quarters.

Amdocs ( DOX) upgraded at BofA/Merrill from Underperform to Neutral. Valuation call, based on a $31 price target.

Brinker ( EAT) upgraded at UBS from Neutral to Buy, UBS said. $30 price target. Estimates also upped, as Chili's is seeing better sales momentum.

FirstMerit ( FMER) upgraded at Stifel from Hold to Buy. $21 price target. Stock is attractive, following a 16% selloff.

Vail Resorts ( MTN) rated new Buy at Jefferies. $63 price target. Company is leveraged to an economic recovery.

MasTec ( MTZ) upgraded at Credit Suisse to Outperform from Neutral on better than expected wireless, transmission, and DTV business, Credit Suisse said. Price target raised to $24 from $17.

Nielsen Holdings ( NLSN) rated new Buy at Goldman. $32 price target. Company can expand margins and has room to leverage its balance sheet.

Paccar ( PCAR) upgraded at JP Morgan from Neutral to Overweight, JP Morgan said. $61 price target. Stock is attractive, following an 11% pullback.

PPL Corp ( PPL) upgraded at Barclays to Overweight from Equal Weight as management sees revenue acceleration in 2011, Barclays said. $30 price target.

Qlik Technologies ( QLIK) rated new Buy at UBS. $31 price target. Company can deliver solid growth, but could face increased competition.

Starbucks ( SBUX) upgraded at Morgan Stanley from Equal-weight to Overweight, Morgan Stanley said. $40 price target. Company can gain significant share in the packaged coffee business.

WMS Industries ( WMS) downgraded at Goldman from Neutral to Sell, Goldman Sachs said. $32.50 price target. Latest survey suggests that the company could be losing market share.
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