Updated from 8:44 am with stock comments and EPS changes.NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- CHANGE IN RATINGS Barrick Gold ( ABX) was downgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings. Diamond Foods ( DMND) was downgraded to underperform from hold at Jefferies. $10 price target. Lack of visibility following earnings restatement, Jefferies said. Starwood Hotels ( HOT) was initiated at Jefferies with a buy rating. $59 price target. Structural growth opportunities for franchisers in Europe and the emerging markets, Jefferies said. Marriott International ( MAR) was initiated at Jefferies with a hold rating. $34 price target. Slowing growth in the U.S., Jefferies said. Altria ( MO) was upgraded at UBS to buy from neutral. $36 price target. Positive signals emerging and suggests MO is focused on price realization, UBS said. New Jersey Resources ( NJR) was downgraded to hold at TheStreet Ratings. Sina ( SINA) was downgraded at Citigroup to sell from buy. $45 price target. Weak guidance and portal mobile headwinds, Citigroup said. Williams Sonoma ( WSM) was upgraded at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch to buy from underperform. $50 price target. Multiple new brand and product growth drivers, BofA/Merrill said.