Analysts' Actions: FDX, FITB, JBLU, AKS, ABX

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- CHANGE IN RATINGS

Barrick Gold ( ABX) downgraded at Canaccord from Buy to Hold, Canaccord said. $57.50 price target. Relative valuation and limited implied return to target price.

AK Steel ( AKS) downgraded at Deutsche from Buy to Hold, Deutsche Bank said. Growth is slowing in Asia and Europe. $10 price target.

Alpha Natural ( ANR) downgraded at Deutsche from Buy to Hold, Deutsche Bank said. Valuation call, based on a $27 price target.

Canadian National Railway ( CNI) downgraded at Jefferies to Underperform from Hold, Jefferies said. $66 price target. Could become potential source of funds for investors.

DreamWorks Animation ( DWA) downgraded at Goldman from Neutral to Sell, Goldman Sachs said. $15 price target. Company is realizing lower sales.

Epiq Systems ( EPIQ) downgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings.

FedEx ( FDX) downgraded at Jefferies to Hold from Buy, Jefferies said. $99 price target. Short-cycle indicators recently turned negative.

Fifth Third Bancorp ( FITB) downgraded at Baird from Outperform to Neutral, Robert Baird said. Valuation call, based on a $15 price target.

H.B. Fuller ( FUL) upgraded at KeyBanc from Hold to Buy, KeyBanc said. $32 price target. Control on pricing and cost savings front.

Genpact ( G) upgraded at Wells to Outperform from Market Perform, Wells Fargo said. BPO market appears to be improving.

Hyatt Hotels ( H) upgraded at Morgan Stanley to Equal-weight from Underweight, Morgan Stanley said. $40 price target. RevPAR has been increasing.

Huntsman ( HUN) downgraded at Goldman from Buy to Neutral, Goldman Sachs said. $14 price target. Higher titanium dioxide prices could hurt margins.

IntercontinentalExchange ( ICE) downgraded at Goldman from Buy to Neutral, Goldman Sachs said. Company is leveraged to lower trading volume.

Intel ( INTC) downgraded at JP Morgan from Overweight to Neutral, JP Morgan said. $25 price target. Margins are peaking.

JB Hunt Transport Services ( JBHT) downgraded at Jefferies to Hold from Buy, Jefferies said. $53 price target. Short-cycle indicators recently turned negative.

JetBlue Airways ( JBLU) downgraded at Dahlman Rose from Hold to Sell, Dahlman Rose said. $4.50 price target. Company is trading at a premium to peers despite being less profitable.

Knight Capital ( KCG) downgraded at Goldman from Buy to Neutral, Goldman Sachs. Company's earnings are leveraged to trading volume.

Key Energy ( KEG) upgraded at Wells from Market Perform to Outperform, Wells Fargo said. Company can post solid growth in all three of its markets.

Lions Gate Entertainment ( LGF) upgraded at Evercore from Equal-Weight to Overweight, Evercore said. $10.25 price target. Performance of new titles is vital.

Linear Technology ( LLTC) downgraded at JP Morgan from Neutral to Underweight, JP Morgan said. $30 price target. Lack of leverage due to high inventory and utilization rates.

Live Nation ( LYV) downgraded at Stifel from Buy to Hold, Stifel Nicolaus said. Growth could be more muted in 2012.

Medtronic ( MDT) upgraded at Wells Fargo from Market Perform to Outperform, Wells Fargo said. $44-45 valuation range. Recently launched CRDM products starting to take market share.

Monster Beverage ( MNST) upgraded at Goldman from Neutral to Buy, Goldman Sachs said. $124 price target. Rehab drink should help drive near-term growth.

Philip Morris ( PM) downgraded at Goldman from Buy to Neutral, Goldman Sachs said. $80 price target. Company lacks near-term catalysts.

Panera Bread ( PNRA) upgraded at Morgan Stanley from Equal-weight to Overweight, Morgan Stanley said. $168 price target. Quick service names should outperform in the near term.

Panera Bread upgraded at Morgan Stanley from Equal-weight to Overweight, Morgan Stanley said. $168 price target. Quick service names should outperform in the near term.

Patterson-UTI ( PTEN) downgraded at Wells from Outperform to Market Perform, Wells Fargo said. Company faces multiple growth headwinds.

Rovi ( ROVI) upgraded at Brean Murray from Hold to Buy, Brean Murray said. $41 price target. Becoming more constructive on the company, given management's new guidance.

Charles Schwab ( SCHW) upgraded at Goldman to Buy, Goldman Sachs said. Net interest margin should stabilize and the company generates solid fee income.

Stifel Financial ( SF) upgraded at Goldman to Buy, Goldman Sachs said. Company generates solid fee income.

SXC Health ( SXCI) downgraded at Morgan Stanley from Overweight to Equal-weight, Morgan Stanley said. Valuation call, as the stock is up 50% over the past three months.

Tesla Motors ( TSLA) upgraded at Wunderlich from Hold to Buy, Wunderlich Securities said. $30 price target. Fundamental story appears to remain intact.

Tesla Motors ( TSLA) upgraded at Goldman from Neutral to Buy, Goldman Sachs said. $35 price target. Valuation call, as the stock is down 35% over the past two months.

Texas Roadhouse ( TXRH) downgraded at Morgan Stanley from Overweight to Equal-weight, Morgan Stanley said. Casual dining names could underperform in the near term.

United Parcel Service ( UPS) downgraded at Jefferies to Hold from Buy, Jefferies said. $81 price target. Short-cycle indicators recently turned negative.

US Bancorp ( USB) downgraded at Citigroup from Buy to Neutral, Citigroup said. $30 price target. Valuation call.

VMWare ( VMW) rated new Overweight at Evercore. $105 price target. Recent pullback creates attractive risk/reward for server virtualization leader.

Westlake Chemical ( WLK) upgraded at Goldman to Buy, Goldman Sachs said. $67 price target. Company should benefit from declining ethane prices.

Williams-Sonoma ( WSM) downgraded at Oppenheimer to Perform from Outperform, Jefferies said. $37 price target. Margin pressures an issue.

STOCK COMMENTS / EPS CHANGES

Apple ( AAPL) target raised at Jefferies to $550, Jefferies said. Expecting strength driven by iPhone 4S. Buy rating.

Amazon.com ( AMZN) estimates, target lowered at Benchmark. Shares of AMZN now seen reaching $210. Estimates also cut, given lower realized margins. Buy rating.

Anadarko ( APC) estimates lowered at Oppenheimer through 2012, Oppenheimer said. Adjustments based on changes in NYMEX futures oil and gas prices. Outperform rating.

Beam ( BEAM) cut from Conviction Buy List at Goldman. MNST offers better value at current levels. $55 price target.

Carnival ( CCL) estimates, target cut at Goldman. Shares of CCL now seen reaching $39. Estimates also reduced, given the grounding of the Concordia vessel. Buy rating.

Carnival estimates lowered at UBS through 2012, UBS said. Impact from Concordia issue. Maintain Buy rating and $38 price target.

Celgene ( CELG) estimates target increased at JMP through 2012, JMP Securities said. Company has several potential growth drivers. Outperform rating and new $88 price target.

Discover Financial ( DFS) numbers upped at Goldman through 2013, Goldman Sachs said. Company is seeing lower expenses and should see better credit results. Neutral rating and new $30 price target.

Dow Chemical ( DOW) numbers raised at Goldman. Shares of DOW now seen reaching $38, according to Goldman Sachs. Estimates also increased, given lower expected ethane costs. Neutral rating.

Home Depot ( HD) numbers increased at Goldman. HD estimates were raised through 2012, Goldman Sachs said. Company is buying back more stock. Neutral rating and new $45 price target.

Hospira ( HSP) added to US 1 List at BofA/Merrill. HSP was placed on the US 1 list, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch said. $38 price target. Stock is attractively valued, down some 45% over the past year.

JP Morgan Chase ( JPM) estimates lowered at UBS through 2013, UBS said. Universal bank consensus estimates are too high. Maintain Buy rating and $44 price target.

JP Morgan Chase numbers raised at Citigroup. Shares of JPM now seen reaching $42. Estimates also increased on slightly larger balance sheet growth. Buy rating.

JP Morgan numbers reduced at Goldman.Shares of JPM now seen reaching $41, according to Goldman Sachs. Estimates also cut, given lower capital markets activity. Buy rating.

Kodiak Oil & Gas ( KOG) estimates raised at Oppenheimer through 2012, Oppenheimer said. Adjustments based on changes in NYMEX futures oil and gas prices. Outperform rating.

Lowe's ( LOW) estimates, target boosted at Goldman. Shares of LOW now seen reaching $29, according to Goldman Sachs. Estimates also upped, as sales should benefit from warmer weather. Buy rating.

Lululemon Athletica ( LULU) numbers raised at Jefferies. Shares of LULU now seen reaching $65, Jefferies said. Estimates also raised on pre-announcement last week. Hold rating.

Mako Surgical ( MAKO) numbers raised at Goldman. Shares of MAKO now seen reaching $38, according to Goldman Sachs. Estimates also increased, to match the company's new guidance. Buy rating.

SPX ( SPW) estimates boosted at BofA/Merrill. Shares of SPW now seen reaching $80. Estimates also upped, as the recent CU acquisition should add to earnings. Buy rating.

Valero Energy ( VLO) estimates lowered at UBS through 2011, UBS said. Higher feedstock costs impact Gulf and West Coast operations. Maintain Buy rating and $24 price target.

Walter Energy ( WLT) numbers reduced at UBS. Shares of WLT now seen reaching $110, according to UBS. Estimates also lowered to account for guidance update. Buy rating.

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