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Abbott Laboratories ( ABT) upgraded at Deutsche from Hold to Buy, Deutsche Bank said. $70 price target. Split should help create value.

Arch Coal ( ACI) downgraded at Goldman from Neutral to Sell, Goldman Sachs said. Company has a low-quality met coal mix. $10 price target.

Apache ( APA) downgraded at Goldman from Buy to Neutral, Goldman Sachs said. Sentiment will likely remain soft. $126 price target.

Asbury Automotive Group ( ABG) downgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings.

Biomarin ( BMRN) upgraded at Brean from Hold to Buy, Brean Murray said. $41 price target. GALNS could be a potential blockbuster product for the company.

Cullen/Frost ( CFR) downgraded at Wunderlich from Buy to Hold, Wunderlich said. Valuation call, based on a $60 price target.

Capital One Financial ( COF) upgraded at Jefferies to Buy from Hold, Jefferies said. $72 price target. Cheap stock, overhang removed.

Devon Energy ( DVN) upgraded at Goldman from Neutral to Buy, Goldman Sachs said. $91 price target. Company has attractive oil sands and shale exposure.

Dreamworks Animation ( DWA) upgraded at Piper from Neutral to Overweight, Piper Jaffray said. Bad news already appears baked into the stock. $23 price target.

eBay ( EBAY) downgraded at Citigroup to Neutral from Buy, Citigroup said. $39 price target. Less attractive risk/reward.

Ensco ( ESV) upgraded at JP Morgan from Neutral to Overweight, JP Morgan said. Deepwater market has strong momentum.

E*Trade ( ETFC) upgraded at Wells from Market Perform to Outperform, Wells Fargo said. Company is facing lower credit losses and getting rid of high-cost debt.

Gap ( GPS) upgraded at BMO from Market Perform to Outperform, BMO Capital said. $34 price target. Turnaround appears to be taking hold.

Getty Realty ( GTY) downgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings.

Newfield Exploration ( NFX) downgraded at Goldman from Buy to Neutral, Goldman Sachs said. Valuation call, based on a $43 price target.

Nucor ( NUE) upgraded at UBS to Buy from Neutral, UBS said. $47.50 price target. Will benefit from improving steel pricing and demand.

Pandora Media ( P) rated new Neutral at Credit Suisse. $12 price target. Content costs could limit near-term margins.

Rowan ( RDC) downgraded at JP Morgan from Overweight to Neutral, JP Morgan said. Valuation call.

Charles Schwab ( SCHW) upgraded at Citigroup to Buy from Neutral, Citigroup said. $20 price target. Stronger than forecast February operating metrics.

Steel Dynamics ( STLD) upgraded at UBS to Buy from Neutral, UBS said. $18 price target. Will benefit from improving steel pricing and demand.

United Parcel ( UPS) upgraded at JP Morgan from Neutral to Overweight, JP Morgan said. $92 price target. Core US trends are favorable and the TNTE deal is a big win for the company.

Vertex Pharmaceuticals ( VRTX) downgraded at Morgan Stanley from Equal-weight to Underweight, Morgan Stanley said. $30 price target. Chances of combo trial succeeding appear less likely.

YUM! Brands ( YUM) rated new Outperform at Oppenheimer. $82 price target. Incremental upside to both earnings and valuation.

STOCK COMMENTS / EPS CHANGES

Apple ( AAPL) estimates, target boosted at Wedbush. Shares of AAPL now seen reaching $750, according to Wedbush. Estimates also upped, as new iPad and iPhone should continue to drive growth. Outperform rating. The company announced a buyback and quarterly dividend of $2.65 per share Monday before the open.

TD Ameritrade ( AMTD) numbers raised at Citigroup. Shares of AMTD now seen reaching $23, according to Citigroup. Estimates also increased on higher short term rates. Buy rating.

Arrow Electronics ( ARW) numbers raised at UBS. Shares of ARW now seen reaching $48, according to UBS. Estimates also increased as overall demand remains steady to marginally better. Buy rating.

Bank of America ( BAC) numbers increased at Morgan Stanley. BAC estimates were raised through 2014, Morgan Stanley said. Company is leveraged to better consumer credit. Equal-weight rating and new $9 price target.

Barclays ( BCS) estimates, target raised at UBS. Shares of BCS now seen reaching $17.10, according to UBS. Estimates also increased on better capital markets and lower impairment. Neutral rating.

EMC ( EMC) target raised at FBR to $34, according to FBR Capital Markets. Checks show healthy deal activity. Outperform rating.

FedEx ( FDX) target raised at Citigroup to $110, Citigroup said. Recent checks imply a more constructive pace of activity. Buy rating.

F5 Networks ( FFIV) numbers upped at Sterne Agee. FFIV estimates were boosted through 2013, Sterne Agee said. Initial business checks show strong momentum. Buy rating and new $141 price target.

Home Inns & Hotels Management ( HMIN) estimates raised at Oppenheimer through 2013, Oppenheimer said. Positive analyst meeting, valuation attractive. Outperform rating.

Infosys Technologies ( INFY) estimates lowered at Oppenheimerthough 2013, Oppenheimer said. Financial services vertical remains pressure. Perform rating.

JP Morgan Chase ( JPM) numbers boosted at Morgan Stanley. Shares of JPM now seen reaching $60, according to Morgan Stanley. Estimates also upped, as the company is leveraged to wider mortgage spreads. Overweight rating.

Kinder Morgan ( KMI) numbers boosted at Credit Suisse. Shares of KMI now seen reaching $36, according to Credit Suisse. Estimates also upped, given the closing of the EP purchase. Neutral rating.

Nike ( NKE) estimates, target raised at Auriga. Shares of NKE now seen reaching $128, according to Auriga USA. Estimates also increased, as new products should continue to drive growth. Buy rating.

Nucor ( NUE) estimates, target upped at Morgan Stanley. NUE estimates were boosted through 2013, Morgan Stanley said. Industry demand should outstrip new supply. Overweight rating and new $56 price target.

PMC-Sierra ( PMCS) numbers increased at Auriga. PMCS estimates were raised through 2013, Auriga USA said. Company is keeping a lid on costs and buying back shares. Hold rating and new $8 price target.

Sonoco Products ( SON) numbers raised at Jefferies. Shares of SON now seen reaching $37, Jefferies said. Estimates also raised on improving volumes visibility. Hold rating.

United States Steel ( X) target raised at UBS to $47, UBS said. Total cost improvement picture looks compelling. Buy rating.

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