STOCK COMMENTS / EPS CHANGESApple ( AAPL) target raised at Needham to $620. iPad popularity is also driving Mac sales. Agrium ( AGU) estimates, target boosted at Goldman. Shares of AGU now seen reaching $85, according to Goldman Sachs. Estimates also upped, as the company is seeing higher retail demand. Neutral rating. Akamai Technologies ( AKAM) target raised at Jefferies. Shares of AKAM now seen reaching $41, Jefferies said. Holiday / traffic combine for a very strong fourth quarter. Hold rating. Akamai estimates, target raised at Credit Suisse. Shares of AKAM now seen reaching $25, according to Credit Suisse. Estimates also increased, to match the company's new guidance. Neutral rating. American Express ( AXP) numbers boosted at Morgan Stanley. Shares of AXP now seen reaching $56, according to Morgan Stanley. Estimates also upped, as the company is gaining market share online. Equal-weight rating. Compass Minerals ( CMP) numbers cut at Goldman. CMP estimates were reduced through 2013, Goldman Sachs said. Company is being hurt by the mild winter. Sell rating and new $77 price target. Cisco Systems ( CSCO - Get Report) numbers upped at Goldman. CSCO estimates were boosted through 2014, Goldman Sachs said. Company is seeing higher sales and cutting costs. Buy rating and new $25 price target. Cisco Systems numbers raised at Oppenheimer. Shares of CSCO now seen reaching $23, Oppenheimer said. Estimates also raised on strong January quarter. Outperform rating. Cisco Systems numbers raised at UBS. Shares of CSCO now seen reaching $24, according to UBS. Estimates also increased on strong 2Q execution. Buy rating. Cognizant ( CTSH) estimates, target raised at Goldman. Shares of CTSH now seen reaching $73, according to Goldman Sachs. Estimates also increased, given higher offshore growth. Neutral rating. CVS/Caremark ( CVS) numbers raised at Morgan Stanley.Shares of CVS now seen reaching $48, according to Morgan Stanley. Estimates also increased, as the company is gaining market share. Overweight rating. Gildan Activewear ( GIL) numbers boosted at Goldman. Shares of GIL now seen reaching $18, according to Goldman Sachs. Estimates also upped, as the company is seeing higher sales. Neutral rating.
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