Analysts' Actions: FDX KMB WFC NKE HP


Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance ( ARI) upgraded to buy at TheStreet Ratings.

Community Health Systems ( CYH) downgraded at BMO to underperform from market perform, BMO Capital Markets said. $35 price target. Near term downside risk leaves shares less attractive.

Fossil ( FOSL) downgraded at Benchmark to hold from buy, Benchmark said. $105 price target. Guidance expected to be lowered.

1st United Bancorp ( FUBC) upgraded to buy at TheStreet Ratings.

Graphic Packaging ( GPK) upgraded at Deutsche Bank to buy from hold, Deutsche Bank said. $8.50 price target. Growing volumes.

Helmerich & Payne ( HP) upgraded at Guggenheim to buy from neutral, Guggenheim said. $80 price target. Still cheap following YTD performance.

KeyCorp ( KEY) downgraded at Stifel to sell from hold, Stifel Nicolaus said. No material EPS upside.

Nike ( NKE) upgraded at JP Morgan to overweight from neutral, JP Morgan said. Multi- year story unfolding.

Primerica ( PRI) downgraded at KBW to market perform from outperform, KBW said. $35 price target. Valuation call.

Patterson UTI ( PTEN) upgraded at Guggenheim to buy from neutral, Guggenheim said. $30 price target. Still cheap following YTD performance.

Charles Schwab ( SCHW) downgraded at Citigroup to sell from neutral, Citigroup said. $14 price target. Lack of operating leverage for 2013.

Sigma Aldrich ( SIAL) downgraded at UBS to sell from neutral, UBS said. $70 price target. Valuation / growth disparity.

Tesoro Corporation ( TSO) upgraded at Bank of America Merrill Lynch to buy from neutral, Bank of America said. $66 price target. Reaping benefits from the Bakken.

Wells Fargo ( WFC) upgraded at Stifel Nicolaus to buy from hold, Stifel Nicolaus said. Strong ROA yet trades at a discount.


Apollo Global Management ( APO) target raised at JMP Securities to $25, JMP said. Strong fourth quarter. Market Outperform rating.

Equinix ( EQIX) numbers raised at Canaccord. Shares of EQIX now seen reaching $250, Canaccord said. Estimates also raised on another solid quarter expected. Buy rating.

Entergy Corp. ( ETR) numbers lowered at Credit Suisse. Shares of ETR now seen reaching $68, Credit Suisse said. Estimates also lowered on busy regulatory year. Neutral rating.

FedEx ( FDX) numbers raised at Dahlman Rose. Shares of FDX now seen reaching $117, Dahlman Rose said. Estimates also raised on earnings growth and restructuring. Buy rating.

Geospace Technologies ( GEOS) target raised at Dahlman Rose to $130, Dahlman Rose said. Record quarter and growing interest in company products. Buy rating.

Kimberly-Clark ( KMB) numbers raised at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Shares of KMB now seen reaching $98, Bank of America said. Estimates also raised on sustainably better relative growth. Buy rating.

Louisiana Pacific ( LPX) numbers raised at UBS. LPX price target raised to $15, UBS said. Estimates also increased following strong quarterly results. Sell rating.

Marathon Oil ( MRO) target raised at Credit Suisse to $43, Credit Suisse said. Three Forks, Austin Chalk and Pre-Salt Gabon. Outperform rating.

Simpson Manufacturing ( SSD) upgraded at D.A. Davidson to Buy from Hold, D.A. Davidson said. $37 price target. Compelling entry point.

Under Armour ( UA) numbers cut at UBS. Shares of UA now seen reaching $55, UBS said. Estimates also lowered to reflect margin cadence. Neutral rating.

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