Procter & Gamble ( PG) rated new buy at Canaccord. $87 price target. Company is cutting costs across the board. Bankrate ( RATE) downgraded at Citigroup to neutral from buy, Citigroup said. $12 price target. Challenges in lead gen. Rockwell Automation ( ROK) downgraded at Bernstein from outperform to market perform, Bernstein said. $97 price target. Valuation call, as the stock is up 29% over the past six months. Tripadvisor ( TRIP) downgraded at Morgan Stanley from overweight to equal-weight, Morgan Stanley said. $42 price target. 2013 will be an investment year for the company. Tractor Supply ( TSCO) rated new buy at UBS. $117 price target. Few retailers have the chance to double its market share. Whiting Petroleum ( WLL) upgraded at BMO from market perform to outperform, BMO Capital said. $60 price target. Company has more drilling inventory than the market gives it credit for.
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Blackbaud ( BLKB) target raised at Jefferies to $28, Jefferies said. Better margins in 4Q12 guidance. Hold rating. Deere ( DE) numbers raised at Jefferies. Shares of DE now seen reaching $90, Jefferies said. Estimates also raised on strong first quarter. Hold rating. Deere estimates, target raised at Credit Suisse. Shares of DE now seen reaching $104, according to Credit Suisse. Estimates also increased, given better Farm growth. Outperform rating. FMC Technologies ( FTI) numbers raised at Jefferies. Shares of FTI now seen reaching $50, Jefferies said. Estimates also raised on more margin growth in subsea on pricing. Hold rating. Lorillard ( LO) estimates, target increased at BofA/Merrill. LO estimates were raised through 2014, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch said. Company is seeing higher demand for e-cigarettes. Neutral rating and new $42 price target. Murphy Oil ( MUR) numbers raised at Oppenheimer. Shares of MUR now seen reaching $75, Oppenheimer said. Estimates also raised on compelling valuation. Outperform rating. NetApp ( NTAP) numbers raised at Jefferies. Shares of NTAP now seen reaching $35, Jefferies said. Estimates also raised on continued good execution. Hold rating. Sandisk ( SNDK) estimates, target boosted at Lazard. Shares of SNDK now seen reaching $58, according to Lazard. Estimates also upped, given a lower supply outlook in the memory market. Buy rating.