NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- CHANGE IN RATINGS American Eagle ( AEO) was upgraded at Brean Murray from Hold to Buy. $23 price target. Estimates were also boosted, given drastic changes from the new CEO, Brean Murray said. Alpha Natural ( ANR) was upgraded at Brean Murray from Hold to Buy. Valuation call, based on a $15 price target, Brean Murray said. Avon ( AVP) was downgraded at UBS to Sell from Neutral. $13 price target. Remain cautious after selloff, UBS said. Boeing ( BA) was upgraded at Argusto to Buy from Hold. $85 price target. Company will benefit from higher commercial flight demand, and airlines are looking to replace aging fleets, Argusto said. Bank of America ( BAC) was downgraded at JMP Securities from Market Perform to Underperform. $5.50 price target. Expect a more strict Volcker rule to be passed, JMP said. Charles River Laboratories International ( CRL) was downgraded to Hold at TheStreet Ratings. Citigroup ( C) was downgraded at JMP Securities to Underperform from Market Perform. Expect a divided Washington to be a headwind for financial stocks, JMP said. $23 price target. First Horizon ( FHN) was upgraded at Guggenheim to Buy. Company can continue to buy back excess capital, Guggenheim said. $10 price target. First Niagara ( FNFG) numbers were cut at Guggenheim. Shares are now seen reaching $9. Estimates were also reduced, given lower yields and high exposure to securities and mortgages, Guggenheim said. Neutral rating. Group 1 Automotive ( GPI) was upgraded at Sterne Agee from Neutral to Buy. Valuation call, based on a $65 price target, Sterne Agee said. Goldman Sachs ( GS) was downgraded at JMP Securities from Outperform to Underperform. $77 price target. See more downside potential for the industry, which is facing multiple headwinds, JMP said. JP Morgan ( JPM) was downgraded at JMP Securities from Market Perform to Underperform. $28 price target. Troubles in Europe will continue to weigh on the industry, JMP Securities said. Manpower Group ( MAN) was downgraded to Hold at TheStreet Ratings. Morgan Stanley ( MS) was downgraded at JMP Securities from Outperform to Underperform. $11 price target. Estimates were also slashed as Greece and other issues should continue to hang over the industry, JMP said. Myriad Genetics ( MYGN) was upgraded at Leerink Swann from Market Perform to Outperform. Reimbursement and IP fears appear overdone, Leerink Swann said.
Nabors ( NBR) was upgraded at Guggenheim from Neutral to Buy. Valuation call, based on a $22 price target, Guggenheim said. PSS World Medical ( PSSI) was initiated with a Buy rating at UBS. $26 price target. Market has overcorrected the stock price, UBS said. Ross Stores ( ROST) was downgraded at Canaccord Genuity to Hold. $67 price target. Industry growth is slowing, Canaccord Genuity said. SM Energy ( SM) was initiated with an Outperform rating at Barrington. $73.50 price target. Stock is not pricing in liquids growth and attractive oil assets, Barrington said. TJX Companies ( TJX) was downgraded at Canaccord Genuity to Hold. Valuation call, based on a $45 price target, Canaccord Genuity said. Waters ( WAT) was upgraded at Mizuho from Neutral to Buy. $92 price target. Company has strong exposure to Asia, Mizuho said. XL Group ( XL) was downgraded at Goldman Sachs to Sell. $21 price target. Company has many moving parts and will likely lag its peers, Goldman said. Zebra Technologies ( ZBRA) was downgraded at JP Morgan from Overweight to Neutral. Estimates were also cut, as the company faces cyclical risks, JP Morgan said. $41 price target.