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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- CHANGE IN RATINGS:

Autodesk ( ADSK) upgraded at Goldman from Sell to Buy, Goldman Sachs said. Company was also placed on the Conviction Buy list. $45 price target. Company is leveraged to an improving commercial construction market.

Alliant Techsystems ( ATK) downgraded at FBR from Outperform to Market Perform, FBR Capital Markets said. Valuation call.

Banner ( BANR) downgraded at DA Davidson from Buy to Neutral, DA Davidson said. Valuation call, based on a $35 price target.

Briggs & Stratton ( BGG) upgraded to buy at TheStreet Ratings.

CBOE ( CBOE) upgraded to buy at TheStreet Ratings.

CF Industries ( CF) upgraded at Dahlman from Hold to Buy, Dahlman Rose said. Industry should see positive newsflow heading into the Spring Application season.

Cypress Semiconductor ( CY) downgraded at Wunderlich from Buy to Hold, Wunderlich said. $10 price target. Company lacks near-term catalysts.

eBay ( EBAY) upgraded at Bernstein from Market Perform to Outperform, Bernstein said. $65 price target. Estimates also boosted, as new initiatives will drive growth.

Flextronics ( FLEX) downgraded at UBS to Neutral from Buy, UBS said. $7 price target. Execution challenges persist.

Goldman Sachs ( GS) downgraded at Deutsche from Buy to Hold, Deutsche Bank said. Valuation call, as the stock is up 50% since August.

Goldman Sachs downgraded at Citigroup to Neutral from Buy, Citigroup said. $150 price target. Valuation call.

Janus ( JNS) downgraded at Credit Suisse from Neutral to Underperform, Credit Suisse said. $8 price target. Company will likely see lower asset inflows.

Janus Capital Group downgraded at Citigroup to Sell from Neutral, Citigroup said. $7.75 price target. Structural and valuation issues.

JP Morgan ( JPM) upgraded at Deutsche from Hold to Buy, Deutsche Bank said. $53 price target. Company is leveraged to a rebound in consumer loan growth and trades at a discount to its peers.

KLA-Tencor ( KLAC) upgraded at Deutsche from Sell to Hold, Deutsche Bank said. $56 price target. Company has a strong balance sheet and dominant market position.

Medtronic ( MDT) downgraded at Wunderlich from Buy to Hold, Wunderlich said. Valuation call, as the stock is up 13% year-to-date.

Noble Corp ( NE) downgraded at Jefferies to Hold from Buy, Jefferies said. $41 price target. 2013 guidance is poor.

ONEOK Partners ( OKS) downgraded at Citigroup to Neutral from Buy, Citigroup said. $60 price target. Limited upside after recent outperformance.

Panera Bread ( PNRA) upgraded at Miller Tabak from Hold to Buy, Miller Tabak said. $190 price target. Company has the best sales prospects in the industry.

Teradyne ( TER) downgraded at Craig-Hallum from Buy to Hold, Craig-Hallum said. $17 price target. Company has limited near-term visibility.

United Continental ( UAL) downgraded at BofA/Merrill to Underperform, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch said. Estimates also cut, given the company's new guidance. $22 price target.

STOCK COMMENTS / EPS CHANGES

A.O. Smith ( AOS) numbers raised at Jefferies.Shares of AOS now seen reaching $80, Jefferies said. Estimates also raised on developing residential recovery. Buy rating.

Cirrus Logic ( CRUS) numbers reduced at Sterne Agee.Shares of CRUS now seen reaching $42, according to Sterne Agee. Estimates also cut, given the company's new guidance. Buy rating.

W.W. Grainger ( GWW) target raised at Oppenheimer to $245, Oppenheimer said. January to sales up from December. Outperform rating.

Hubbell ( HUBB) target raised at Oppenheimer to $101, Oppenheimer said. Strong execution through challenging markets. Outperform rating.

Informatica ( INFA) estimates, target increased at BMO. INFA estimates were raised through 2014, BMO Capital said. Company is leveraged to higher spending on data software. Market Perform rating.

JB Hunt Transport ( JBHT) numbers raised at Jefferies. Shares of JBHT now seen reaching $70, Jefferies said. Estimates also raised on outperformance of intermodal. Hold rating.

Juniper ( JNPR) estimates, target upped at BofA/Merrill. JNPR estimates were boosted through 2014, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch said. Higher sales are driving margin expansion. Buy rating and new $25 price target.

KLA-Tencor ( KLAC) numbers boosted at Credit Suisse. Shares of KLAC now seen reaching $63, according to Credit Suisse. Estimates also upped, as the company is seeing higher customer spending.

Lockheed Martin ( LMT) numbers raised at Jefferies. Shares of LMT now seen reaching $95, Jefferies said. Estimates also raised on smart capital allocation. Hold rating.

Lockheed Martin numbers raised at Credit Suisse. Shares of LMT now seen reaching $93, according to Credit Suisse. Estimates also increased, as the company is realizing higher margins. Neutral rating.

Maxim Integrated ( MXIM) numbers upped at BMO through 2014, BMO Capital said. Company continues to execute well. Market Perform rating and new $30 price target.

Oracle ( ORCL) cut from Conviction Buy List at Goldman. ORCL was removed from the Conviction Buy list, Goldman Sachs said. Company has limited earnings upside potential. $39 price target.

Resmed ( RMD) estimates, target increased at BMO through 2015, BMO Capital said. Company is seeing higher sales across the board. Market Perform rating and new $48 price target.

Swift Transportation ( SWFT) numbers raised at UBS. Shares of SWFT now seen reaching $16, UBS said. Estimates also increased as company is expected to increase utilization further. Buy rating.

Stanley Black & Decker ( SWK) numbers raised at Keybanc. Shares of SWK now seen reaching $85, according to Keybanc. Estimates also increased, as the company is cutting costs. Buy rating.

Union Pacific ( UNP) numbers boosted at Credit Suisse. Shares of UNP now seen reaching $159, according to Credit Suisse. Estimates also upped, as the company can continue to expand margins. Outperform rating.

Zimmer ( ZMH) estimates, target raised at Credit Suisse. Shares of ZMH now seen reaching $79, according to Credit Suisse. Estimates also increased, given higher expected knee growth. Neutral rating.

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