Analysts' Actions: LLL, MAR, NFLX, JNPR, EOG

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- CHANGE IN RATINGS

Allegiant Travel ( ALGT) downgraded at Deutsche from Buy to Hold, Deutsche Bank said. $54 price target.

Alaska Air ( ALK) downgraded at Deutsche from Buy to Hold, Deutsche Bank said. $80 price target.

Apache ( APA)upgraded to buy at TheStreet Ratings.

Acuity Brands ( AYI) downgraded at from Buy to Hold. Valuation call, as the stock is up 46% over the past three months.

Brown & Brown ( BRO) rated new Buy at Deutsche. $27 price target. Company could resume organic growth in 2012.

Choice Hotels ( CHH) downgraded at Credit Suisse from Neutral to Underperform, Credit Suisse said. $32 price target. Estimates also cut, on weaker unit growth.

EOG Resources ( EOG) upgraded at Deutsche from Hold to Buy, Deutsche Bank said. $125 price target. Company is seeing strong production trends.

Hyatt Hotels ( H) upgraded at BofA/Merrill to buy, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch said. Company has a strong balance sheet and minimal exposure to Europe. $50 price target.

Starwood Hotels ( HOT) downgraded at BofA/Merrill to Neutral, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch said. $60 price target. Growth is slowing in Asia and Europe.

Juniper ( JNPR) upgraded at Piper from Neutral to Overweight, Piper Jaffray said. $25 price target. Valuation call, as new product cycles should eventually drive growth.

L-3 Communications ( LLL) upgraded at Deutsche from Hold to Buy, Deutsche Bank said. Valuation call, based on a $77 price target.

Marriott ( MAR) upgraded at BofA/Merrill to Buy, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch said. Company can meet or exceed new, lower expectations. $40 price target.

Netflix ( NFLX) downgraded at BofA/Merrill from Neutral to Underperform, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch said. $85 price target. Valuation call, as the stock has gained 42% year-to-date.

NVR ( NVR) downgraded at JP Morgan from Overweight to Neutral, JP Morgan said. $770 price target. Company will likely repurchase fewer shares.

Precision Drilling ( PDS) rated new Buy at Dahlman. $14 price target. Company is leveraged to higher demand for horizontal drilling.

Penn National ( PENN) upgraded at BofA/Merrill from Neutral to Buy, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch said. $48 price target. New locations in Ohio should drive growth.

Regeneron ( REGN) upgraded at Baird from Neutral to Outperform, Robert Baird said. $81 price target. Eylea is growing faster than expected.

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