NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- CHANGE IN RATINGS Adtran ( ADTN) downgraded at Morgan Stanley from Equal-weight to Underweight, Morgan Stanley said. $12.50 price target. Estimates also cut, given weaker macro trends. American Public Education ( APEI) upgraded to buy at TheStreet Ratings. Ashland ( ASH) downgraded at JP Morgan from Overweight to Neutral, JP Morgan said. Valuation call, based on a $76 price target. BlackRock ( BLK) upgraded at Citigroup to Buy from Neutral, Citigroup said. $220 price target. Concerns over ETF related dilution and CEO turnover discounted. Cache ( CACH) downgraded to sell at TheStreet Ratings. CH Robinson ( CHRW) upgraded at JP Morgan from Underweight to Neutral, JP Morgan said. $65 price target. Softer truck pricing support and improved outlook. CME Group ( CME) downgraded at Stifel from Buy to Hold, Stifel Nicolaus said. Valuation call, as the stock approached the old $60 price target. Disney ( DIS) downgraded at Caris from Above Average to Average, Caris & Company said. Valuation call. Gilead ( GILD) upgraded at Lazard to Buy, Lazard said. $89 price target. Expect that HCV will be the company's next main growth driver. Investors Bancorp ( ISBC) downgraded at Sterne from Buy to Neutral, Sterne Agee said. Valuation call, based on a $19 price target. Intersil ( ISIL) downgraded at JP Morgan from Neutral to Underweight, JP Morgan said. $5 price target. Company is losing market share in a declining PC market. Keycorp ( KEY) downgraded at Deutsche from Buy to Hold, Deutsche Bank said. $9 price target. Company will be hurt by lower mortgage rates. Mastec ( MTZ) downgraded at DA Davidson from Buy to Neutral, DA Davidson said. Valuation call, as the stock has gained 50% over the past three months. $24 price target. Maxim Integrated ( MXIM) upgraded at JP Morgan from Underweight to Neutral, JP Morgan said. $26 price target. Company is leveraged to higher growth at Samsung. Netflix ( NFLX) upgraded at Morgan Stanley from Equal-weight to Overweight, Morgan Stanley said. $85 price target. Do not believe that Amazon is a direct threat to the company. Packaging Corp. ( PKG) downgraded at DA Davidson to Neutral, DA Davidson said. Valuation call, based on a $37.50 price target.
Sonoco Products ( DA) downgraded at DA Davidson to Neutral, DA Davidson said. $33 price target. Estimates also cut, given the company's new guidance. Webster Financial ( WBS) downgraded at Deutsche from Buy to Hold, Deutsche Bank said. $24 price target. Company is leveraged to higher expected mortgage prepay rates. Western Gas Partners ( WES) downgraded at UBS to Neutral from Buy, UBS said. $51 price target. Valuation call.
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STOCK COMMENTS / EPS CHANGESAllegiant Travel ( ALGT) estimates raised at UBS through 2013, UBS said. Solid guidance for Q3. Buy rating and $75 price target. Cabela's ( CAB) estimates, target boosted at Credit Suisse. Shares of CAB now seen reaching $62, according to Credit Suisse. Estimates also upped, given higher expected comp sales. Outperform rating. Community Health Systems ( CYH) target raised at Jefferies to $29, Jefferies said. Easy 2H12 comps and discounted valuation could ignite upward momentum. Hold rating. Medtronic ( MDT) target raised at Oppenheimer to $48, Oppenheimer said. Recent peer-group multiple expansion. Outperform rating. Northern Trust ( NTRS) numbers lowered at Jefferies. Shares of NTRS now seen reaching $48, Jefferies said. Estimates also lowered on efficiency initiatives. Hold rating. Ocwen Financial ( OCN) numbers raised at KBW. Shares of OCN now seen reaching $40, according to Keefe, Bruyette & Woods said. Homeward acquisition should add to earnings. Outperform rating. Onyx Pharmaceuticals ( ONXX) numbers increased at BofA/Merrill. ONXX estimates were raised through 2013, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch said. Expect higher Kyprolis sales. Buy rating and new $101 price target. Constellation Brands ( STZ) numbers raised at UBS. Shares of STZ now seen reaching $42. Estimates also increased as strong depletion trends support positive outlook. Buy rating. >To submit a news tip, email: email@example.com.
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